Edwards, CO

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

Add Comparison
2020 Population
54,960
0.51% 1-year growth
US Senator
Michael Bennet
Democratic Party
US Senator
John Hickenlooper
Democratic Party
2020 Median Age
36.8
0.541% 1-year decrease
2020 Poverty Rate
9.19%
14.9% 1-year increase
2020 Median Household Income
$85,877
1.28% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$617,200
9.76% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Edwards, CO had a population of 55k people with a median age of 36.8 and a median household income of $85,877. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Edwards, CO grew from 54,681 to 54,960, a 0.51% increase and its median household income grew from $84,790 to $85,877, a 1.28% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Edwards, CO are White (Non-Hispanic) (66.4%), White (Hispanic) (20.1%), Two+ (Hispanic) (4.64%), Other (Hispanic) (4.51%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.58%).

None of the households in Edwards, CO reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

90.1% of the residents in Edwards, CO are U.S. citizens.

In 2020, the median property value in Edwards, CO was $617,200, and the homeownership rate was 69.7%.

Most people in Edwards, CO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Edwards, CO was 2 cars per household.

About the photo: Aspen trees near Minturn, Colorado

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Edwards, CO is home to a population of 55k people, from which 90.1% are citizens. As of 2020, 15.3% of Edwards, CO residents were born outside of the country (8.38k people).

In 2020, there were 3.31 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (36.5k people) in Edwards, CO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11k White (Hispanic) and 2.55k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

90.1%
2020 Citizenship
87.5%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 90.1% of Edwards, CO residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Edwards, CO was 87.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Edwards, CO compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Edwards, CO
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    36.5k ± 350
  2. White (Hispanic)
    11k ± 1.01k
  3. Two+ (Hispanic)
    2.55k ± 521
29.3%
Hispanic Population
16.1k people

In 2020, there were 3.31 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (36.5k people) in Edwards, CO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11k White (Hispanic) and 2.55k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

29.3% of the people in Edwards, CO are hispanic (16.1k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Edwards, CO as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Foreign-Born Population

15.3%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
8.38k people
17.5%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
9.59k people

As of 2020, 15.3% of Edwards, CO residents (8.38k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Edwards, CO was 17.5%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Edwards, CO compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    699 ± 380
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    593 ± 235
  3. Vietnam
    516 ± 172

Edwards, CO has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.18 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Edwards, CO employs 32.7k people. The largest industries in Edwards, CO are Accommodation & Food Services (6,248 people), Construction (3,975 people), and Retail Trade (3,089 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($103,125), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($79,048), and Public Administration ($66,436).

Occupations

32.7k
2020 Value
± 1,816
−4.19%
1 Year decline
± 7.82%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Edwards, CO declined at a rate of −4.19%, from 34.1k employees to 32.7k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Edwards, CO, are Management Occupations (4,535 people), Sales & Related Occupations (3,886 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (3,333 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Edwards, CO.

View Data
Save Image

Unemployment Insurance Claims

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Colorado.

This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Colorado (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Employment by Industries

32.7k
2020 Value
± 1,816
−4.19%
1 Year decline
± 7.82%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Edwards, CO declined at a rate of −4.19%, from 34.1k employees to 32.7k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Edwards, CO, are Accommodation & Food Services (6,248 people), Construction (3,975 people), and Retail Trade (3,089 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Edwards, CO, though some of these residents may live in Edwards, CO and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image

Median Earnings by Industry

$45,725
Median earning men ± $2,834
$36,517
Median earning women ± $4,077

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($82,656), Public Administration ($70,123), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($69,619).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Public Administration ($56,116), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($50,956), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($45,729).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Employment by Industry Sector

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Colorado.
Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Colorado. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Colorado.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 1,015
    Professional, Scientific & Management, and Administrative & Waste Management Services
  2. 805
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. 803
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

View Data
Save Image

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Colorado to other states, or from other states to Colorado.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $23.8B
  2. $20.7B
  3. $16.3B

In 2020, the top outbound Colorado product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $23.8B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($20.7B) and Machinery ($16.3B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Colorado products.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for Colorado.
$221B
2020 Value in Colorado
$434B
Projected 2050 Value in Colorado
96.6% growth

In 2020, total outbound Colorado trade was $221B. This is expected to increase 96.6% to $434B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Colorado trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Colorado to other states, or from other states to Colorado.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $10.3B
  2. $10.2B
  3. $9.13B

In 2020, the top outbound Colorado domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was California with $10.3B, followed by Texas with $10.2B and Wyoming and $9.13B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Colorado shares with each state (excluding itself).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

flagCivics

Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper are the senators currently representing the state of Colorado. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Colorado is currently represented by 7 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Colorado

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for Colorado.
Michael Bennet
Senator from Colorado3
Assumed office on January 21, 2009
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Ken Salazar, who had become Secretary of the Interior.
John Hickenlooper
Senator from Colorado2
Assumed office on January 3, 2021

Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper are the senators currently representing Colorado.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Colorado over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Representatives from Colorado

Colorado is currently represented by 7 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Colorado have changed over time starting in 2008.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

learningEducation

Awarded Degrees over Time

The graph shows the evolution of awarded degrees by degrees. Under the paragraphs, the average number of awarded degrees by university in each degree is shown.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Educational Pyramid

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Colorado.
Measure

In 2020, 0.768% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.751% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Educational Attainment

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Colorado.
Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were Bachelors Degree (1.08M), Some college (1.01M), and High School or Equivalent (1M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Edwards, CO was $617,200 in 2020, which is 2.69 times larger than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $562,300 to $617,200, a 9.76% increase. The homeownership rate in Edwards, CO is 69.7%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Edwards, CO have an average commute time of 23.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Edwards, CO is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Edwards, CO is $85,877. In 2020, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Edwards, CO was Douglas County, CO with a value of $121,393, followed by Elbert County, CO and Broomfield County, CO, with respective values of $104,231 and $101,206.

Property

$617,200
Median Property Value 2020
±$34,649
$13,016
Median Property Taxes
±$931

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Edwards, CO the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Edwards, CO compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

69.7%
Homeownership
2020
73.8%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 69.7% of the housing units in Edwards, CO were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 69.8%.

This chart shows the percentage of owner in Edwards, CO compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.
Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2020, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Edwards, CO was Douglas County, CO with a value of $121,393, followed by Elbert County, CO and Broomfield County, CO, with respective values of $104,231 and $101,206.

The following map shows all of the counties in Edwards, CO colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$85,877
Median Household Income
± $5,439
18.7k
Number of Households
± 1,226

In 2020, the median household income of the 18.7k households in Edwards, CO grew to $85,877 from the previous year's value of $84,790.

The following chart displays the households in Edwards, CO distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Edwards, CO is from Colorado.
0.467
2020 Wage GINI in Colorado
0.468
2019 Wage GINI in Colorado

In 2020, the income inequality in Colorado was 0.467 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.264% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Colorado was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Colorado in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Colorado across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (73.7%)
  2. Worked At Home (11.8%)
  3. Carpooled (5.84%)

In 2020, 73.7% of workers in Edwards, CO drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (11.8%) and those who carpooled to work (5.84%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

23.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Edwards, CO have a shorter commute time (23.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.52% of the workforce in Edwards, CO have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Edwards, CO compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Edwards, CO distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Edwards, CO have 2 cars.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty & Diversity

9.19% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Edwards, CO (5.03k out of 54.7k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 25 - 34, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Edwards, CO is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

pulseHealth

88.1% of the population of Edwards, CO has health coverage, with 52.8% on employee plans, 10.1% on Medicaid, 9.21% on Medicare, 15.5% on non-group plans, and 0.493% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Colorado was $6,804 in 2014. This is a 5.13% increase from the previous year ($6,472).

Primary care physicians in Colorado see 1211 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.656% decrease from the previous year (1219 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1220 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 269 patients per year.

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for Colorado. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.
Y-Axis

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Colorado, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Colorado.
1,211 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Colorado

Primary care physicians in Colorado see an average of 1,211 patients per year. This represents a 0.656% decrease from the previous year (1,219 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Colorado in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Colorado.

This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Colorado across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.3% under 18 years, 21.9% between 18 and 34 years, 43.2% between 35 and 64 years, and 11.5% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 52.6% were men and 47.4% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Uninsured People

11.9%
Uninsured
52.8%
Employer Coverage
10.1%
Medicaid
9.21%
Medicare
15.5%
Non-Group
0.493%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Edwards, CO declined by 12% from 13.5% to 11.9%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Edwards, CO changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart