Boulder, CO
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
106,392
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$700,000
Median Income
$69,520
Median Rent
$1,554

Boulder SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

Boulder, CO Crime Report

3,562
Total Crimes
3,282.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
32.53%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Boulder
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,562 3,282.4 2,971.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 278 256.2 381.0 366.7
Murder 1 0.9 3.8 5.0
Robbery 37 34.1 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 199 183.4 246.3 250.2
Property Crime 3,284 3,026.2 2,590.7 2,109.9
Burglary 405 373.2 348.4 340.5
Larceny 2,628 2,421.7 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 251 231.3 384.0 219.9

Boulder, CO Cost Of Living

142
Boulder's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Boulder Colorado National Average
Overall 142 110 100
Services 104 103 100
Groceries 84 97 100
Health 98 104 100
Housing 252 134 100
Transportation 95 102 100
Utilities 79 86 100

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Rankings for Boulder in Colorado

Map Of Boulder, CO

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Population over time in Boulder

Year Population % Change
2019 106,392 -0.9%
2018 107,360 1.0%
2017 106,271 0.8%
2016 105,420 1.4%
2015 103,919 1.9%
2014 102,002 1.6%
2013 100,363 1.2%
2012 99,177 1.7%
2011 97,565 0.5%
2010 97,050 -

Race / Ethnicity in Boulder

White
79.6% (84,720)
African American
1.1% (1,178)
American Indian
0.1% (135)
Asian
5.8% (6,133)
Hawaiian
0.1% (83)
Other
0.4% (387)
Two Or More
3.3% (3,488)
Hispanic
9.7% (10,268)
Race Boulder CO USA
White 79.6% 68.1% 60.7%
African American 1.1% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 5.8% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.7% 21.5% 18.0%

Gender in Boulder

Female
48.2% (51,231)
Male
51.8% (55,160)
Gender Boulder CO USA
Female 48.2% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 51.8% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Boulder for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (1,063)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (2,127)
High School / GED
6.0% (6,383)
Some College
11.0% (11,703)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (4,255)
Bachelor's Degree
36.0% (38,301)
Master's Degree
25.0% (26,598)
Professional Degree
6.0% (6,383)
Doctorate Degree
9.0% (9,575)
Education Boulder CO USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 6.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 36.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 25.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 6.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 9.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Boulder, Colorado

Less than $10,000
10.0% (1,063,389)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (382,668)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.5% (801,962)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.3% (775,188)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.0% (1,059,600)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (1,523,097)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (1,074,755)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.9% (1,475,863)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.6% (910,827)
$200,000 or more
14.8% (1,571,846)
Income Boulder CO USA
Less than $10,000 10.0% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.5% 7.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.3% 7.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.0% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.9% 17.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.6% 8.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 14.8% 8.8% 7.7%

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