Living in Fountain, CO

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Fountain, Colorado Info Snack

Population
29,784
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
7.8%
Median Home
$229,200
Median Income
$64,582
Median Rent
$1,424

Fountain SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
7

Fountain, CO Crime Report

792
Total Crimes
2,551.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
3.02%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Fountain
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 792 2,551.5 2,971.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 127 409.1 381.0 366.7
Murder 2 6.4 3.8 5.0
Robbery 15 48.3 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 87 280.3 246.3 250.2
Property Crime 665 2,142.3 2,590.7 2,109.9
Burglary 98 315.7 348.4 340.5
Larceny 479 1,543.1 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 88 283.5 384.0 219.9

Fountain, CO Cost Of Living

105
Fountain's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Fountain Colorado National Average
Overall 105 110 100
Services 104 103 100
Groceries 94 97 100
Health 107 104 100
Housing 113 134 100
Transportation 99 102 100
Utilities 99 86 100

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Rankings for Fountain in Colorado

Map Of Fountain, CO

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Population over time in Fountain

Year Population % Change
2019 29,784 1.5%
2018 29,339 1.9%
2017 28,799 3.5%
2016 27,817 2.8%
2015 27,062 0.7%
2014 26,881 2.2%
2013 26,293 2.7%
2012 25,602 3.6%
2011 24,724 4.0%
2010 23,781 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fountain

White
53.5% (15,938)
African American
8.2% (2,450)
American Indian
0.5% (162)
Asian
4.6% (1,359)
Hawaiian
2.5% (750)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.0% (1,502)
Hispanic
25.6% (7,623)
Race Fountain CO USA
White 53.5% 68.1% 60.7%
African American 8.2% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 4.6% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 2.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.0% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 25.6% 21.5% 18.0%

Gender in Fountain

Female
49.9% (14,855)
Male
50.1% (14,929)
Gender Fountain CO USA
Female 49.9% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 50.1% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fountain for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (297)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,191)
High School / GED
27.0% (8,041)
Some College
30.0% (8,935)
Associate's Degree
17.0% (5,063)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (4,467)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,191)
Professional Degree
1.0% (297)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (297)
Education Fountain CO USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 30.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 17.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Fountain, Colorado

Less than $10,000
4.0% (118,760)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (74,831)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.2% (186,017)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.2% (213,586)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (376,579)
$50,000 to $74,999
26.7% (793,755)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.5% (462,316)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.9% (563,202)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (105,733)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (83,616)
Income Fountain CO USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.2% 7.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.2% 7.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 26.7% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.5% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.9% 17.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 8.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 8.8% 7.7%

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