Arvada, CO
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Arvada, Colorado Info Snack

Population
118,746
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
5.8%
Median Home
$384,500
Median Income
$84,717
Median Rent
$1,358

Arvada SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Arvada, CO Crime Report

3,908
Total Crimes
3,195.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
29.01%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Arvada
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,908 3,195.1 2,971.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 266 217.5 381.0 366.7
Murder 1 0.8 3.8 5.0
Robbery 58 47.4 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 165 134.9 246.3 250.2
Property Crime 3,642 2,977.6 2,590.7 2,109.9
Burglary 316 258.4 348.4 340.5
Larceny 2,951 2,412.7 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 375 306.6 384.0 219.9

Arvada, CO Cost Of Living

109
Arvada's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Arvada Colorado National Average
Overall 109 110 100
Services 104 103 100
Groceries 84 97 100
Health 98 104 100
Housing 141 134 100
Transportation 95 102 100
Utilities 79 86 100

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Rankings for Arvada in Colorado

Map Of Arvada, CO

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Population over time in Arvada

Year Population % Change
2019 118,746 1.3%
2018 117,251 1.7%
2017 115,320 1.6%
2016 113,532 1.7%
2015 111,658 1.7%
2014 109,800 1.4%
2013 108,300 1.2%
2012 106,965 1.1%
2011 105,768 0.8%
2010 104,885 -

Race / Ethnicity in Arvada

White
80.0% (94,995)
African American
1.2% (1,423)
American Indian
0.4% (478)
Asian
2.0% (2,371)
Hawaiian
0.0% (52)
Other
0.1% (131)
Two Or More
1.9% (2,264)
Hispanic
14.3% (17,032)
Race Arvada CO USA
White 80.0% 68.1% 60.7%
African American 1.2% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.3% 21.5% 18.0%

Gender in Arvada

Female
51.1% (60,718)
Male
48.9% (58,027)
Gender Arvada CO USA
Female 51.1% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Arvada for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (2,374)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (4,749)
High School / GED
23.0% (27,311)
Some College
22.0% (26,124)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (9,499)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (30,873)
Master's Degree
12.0% (14,249)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,374)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,187)
Education Arvada CO USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Arvada, Colorado

Less than $10,000
2.9% (347,937)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.7% (205,962)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.1% (604,890)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.5% (769,610)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.1% (1,195,533)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (2,015,885)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.5% (1,724,687)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.1% (2,500,047)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.0% (1,305,513)
$200,000 or more
10.1% (1,204,531)
Income Arvada CO USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.7% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.1% 7.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.5% 7.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.1% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.5% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.1% 17.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.0% 8.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 10.1% 8.8% 7.7%

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