In 2017, Rio Grande County, CO had a population of 11.4k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $38,534. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Rio Grande County, CO declined from 11,623 to 11,430, a -1.66% decrease and its median household income declined from $40,177 to $38,534, a -4.09% decrease.
The population of Rio Grande County, CO is 52.2% White Alone, 44.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 1.67% American Indian & Alaska Native Alone. 23.9% of the people in Rio Grande County, CO speak a non-English language, and 95.7% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Rio Grande County, CO is $143,000, and the homeownership rate is 66.2%. Most people in Rio Grande County, CO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Rio Grande County, CO is 3 cars per household.