Bent County, CO has a population of 5,816 people with a median age of 41.2 and a median household income of $34,773. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Bent County, CO declined from 5,895 to 5,816, a 1.34% decrease and its median household income declined from $36,791 to $34,773, a 5.49% decrease.
The population of Bent County, CO is 58.6% White, 31.6% Hispanic, and 8.12% Black. 13.4% of the people in Bent County, CO speak a non-English language, and 95.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bent County, CO are Morgan Community College, with 454 graduates, Northeastern Junior College, with 386 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Bent County, CO is $76,800, and the homeownership rate is 67.8%. Most people in Bent County, CO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Bent County, CO is 3 cars per household.
Bent County, CO is the 47th most populated county in Colorado and borders Baca County, CO; Kiowa County, CO; Las Animas County, CO; Otero County, CO; and Prowers County, CO.