StatisticLa JaraColoradoNational
Population density (sq mi)1,6385691
Median age35.536.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1832%45%43%
Speak English75%83%79%
Speak Spanish24%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in La Jara is 2826% higher than Colorado
  • The median age in La Jara is 2% lower than Colorado
  • In La Jara 85.59% of the population is White
  • In La Jara 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In La Jara 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare La Jara, CO Demographics


      La Jara population breakdown by race

      RaceLa JaraColoradoNational
      American Indian0.45%0.94%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.14%0.18%
      Mixed race0.90%3.43%3.06%
      Other race13.06%4.18%4.75%
      In La Jara, 60.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      La Jara age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The La Jara, CO demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).