Living in Golden, CO

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

Golden, Colorado Info Snack

Population
20,693
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
15.8%
Median Home
$522,200
Median Income
$72,349
Median Rent
$1,386

Golden SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
7

Golden, CO Crime Report

581
Total Crimes
2,797.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
12.96%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Golden
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 581 2,797.6 2,971.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 44 211.9 381.0 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.8 5.0
Robbery 2 9.6 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 26 125.2 246.3 250.2
Property Crime 537 2,585.7 2,590.7 2,109.9
Burglary 49 235.9 348.4 340.5
Larceny 441 2,123.5 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 47 226.3 384.0 219.9

Golden, CO Cost Of Living

125
Golden's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Golden Colorado National Average
Overall 125 110 100
Services 104 103 100
Groceries 84 97 100
Health 98 104 100
Housing 194 134 100
Transportation 95 102 100
Utilities 79 86 100

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Map Of Golden, CO

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Population over time in Golden

Year Population % Change
2019 20,693 -0.5%
2018 20,798 2.1%
2017 20,365 0.5%
2016 20,268 2.5%
2015 19,780 0.1%
2014 19,759 3.8%
2013 19,034 1.4%
2012 18,775 0.8%
2011 18,630 1.2%
2010 18,414 -

Race / Ethnicity in Golden

White
85.5% (17,697)
African American
1.8% (368)
American Indian
0.4% (78)
Asian
2.6% (533)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (44)
Two Or More
1.8% (378)
Hispanic
7.7% (1,595)
Race Golden CO USA
White 85.5% 68.1% 60.7%
African American 1.8% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.7% 21.5% 18.0%

Gender in Golden

Female
42.0% (8,689)
Male
58.0% (12,004)
Gender Golden CO USA
Female 42.0% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 58.0% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Golden for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (413)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (827)
High School / GED
17.0% (3,517)
Some College
15.0% (3,103)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,241)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (6,414)
Master's Degree
19.0% (3,931)
Professional Degree
2.0% (413)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (827)
Education Golden CO USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 19.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Golden, Colorado

Less than $10,000
8.5% (176,833)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.5% (71,439)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.6% (135,544)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (156,732)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.3% (193,402)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (335,195)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (200,736)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.7% (346,060)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.8% (202,909)
$200,000 or more
12.1% (250,445)
Income Golden CO USA
Less than $10,000 8.5% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.5% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.6% 7.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 7.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.3% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.7% 17.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.8% 8.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 12.1% 8.8% 7.7%

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