Fort Collins, CO
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Fort Collins, Colorado Info Snack

Population
166,069
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
15.9%
Median Home
$398,800
Median Income
$70,528
Median Rent
$1,373

Fort Collins SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

Fort Collins, CO Crime Report

4,084
Total Crimes
2,389.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
1.87%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Fort Collins
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,084 2,389.9 3,256.9 2,346.0
Violent Crime 371 217.1 423.1 387.8
Murder 1 0.6 5.1 6.5
Robbery 36 21.1 68.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 293 171.5 286.9 279.7
Property Crime 3,713 2,172.8 2,833.8 1,958.2
Burglary 350 204.8 400.3 314.2
Larceny 3,135 1,834.5 1,909.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 228 133.4 524.3 246.0

Fort Collins, CO Cost Of Living

113
Fort Collins's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Fort Collins Colorado National Average
Overall 113 112 100
Services 105 104 100
Groceries 90 103 100
Health 97 103 100
Housing 142 133 100
Transportation 108 108 100
Utilities 81 87 100

Fort Collins, CO Photos

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Rankings for Fort Collins in Colorado

Map Of Fort Collins, CO

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Population over time in Fort Collins

Year Population % Change
2020 166,069 2.2%
2019 162,511 2.1%
2018 159,150 1.2%
2017 157,251 2.6%
2016 153,292 2.4%
2015 149,627 1.9%
2014 146,822 1.7%
2013 144,329 1.4%
2012 142,332 1.6%
2011 140,082 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fort Collins

White
79.0% (131,117)
African American
1.4% (2,357)
American Indian
0.6% (1,017)
Asian
3.3% (5,524)
Hawaiian
0.1% (205)
Other
0.3% (488)
Two Or More
3.0% (5,009)
Hispanic
12.3% (20,352)
Race Fort Collins CO USA
White 79.0% 67.5% 60.1%
African American 1.4% 3.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.6% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 3.3% 3.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 12.3% 21.7% 18.2%

Gender in Fort Collins

Female
49.9% (82,920)
Male
50.1% (83,148)
Gender Fort Collins CO USA
Female 49.9% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 50.1% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fort Collins for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (1,660)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (3,321)
High School / GED
15.0% (24,910)
Some College
17.0% (28,231)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (14,946)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (53,142)
Master's Degree
18.0% (29,892)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,321)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (6,642)
Education Fort Collins CO USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 15.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 18.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Fort Collins, Colorado

Less than $10,000
6.0% (988,975)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (618,109)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (1,282,104)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (1,266,179)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.5% (1,903,723)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (2,720,491)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (2,270,270)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.6% (2,761,788)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.1% (1,514,233)
$200,000 or more
7.7% (1,281,025)
Income Fort Collins CO USA
Less than $10,000 6.0% 4.5% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 6.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 7.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.5% 11.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 13.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.6% 18.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.1% 8.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 7.7% 9.6% 8.3%

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