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3.42% growth
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Median Household Income
9.8% decline
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0.86% growth
Median Property Value
13% growth

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The economy of Weld County, CO employs 140,473 people. The economy of Weld County, CO is specialized in Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction; Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; and Construction, which employ respectively 8.83; 3.05; and 1.57 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Weld County, CO are Retail trade (16,395), Healthcare & Social Assistance (14,909), and Manufacturing (14,225), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($66,497), Utilities ($62,741), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($59,125).

Median household income in Weld County, CO is $63,400. Males in Weld County, CO have an average income that is 1.29 times higher than the average income of females, which is $51,933. The income inequality of Weld County, CO (measured using the Gini index) is 0.472 which is lower than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Weld County, CO. In Weld County, CO the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 48 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $8,815. Logan County, CO has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Colorado.


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Weld County, CO is home to a population of 294,932 people, from which 93.3% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Weld County, CO is composed of 195,254 White residents (66.2%), 85,781 Hispanic residents (29.1%), 5,105 Two+ residents (1.73%), 4,496 Asian residents (1.52%), and 3,248 Black residents (1.1%). The most common foreign languages in Weld County, CO are Spanish (40,931 speakers), German (1,046 speakers), and African Languages (484 speakers), but compared to other places, Weld County, CO has a relative high number of German (1,046 speakers), Spanish (40,931 speakers), and Other Native North American (108 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Weld County, CO awarded 4,333 degrees. The student population of Weld County, CO is skewed towards females, with 1,623 male students and 2,710 female students. Most students in Weld County, CO are White (2,711 and 62.6%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (820 and 18.9%), Unknown (459 and 10.6%), and Black or African American (104 and 2.4%). The largest universities in Weld County, CO by number of graduates are University of Northern Colorado (2,871 and 66.3%), Aims Community College (1,419 and 32.7%), and Academy of Natural Therapy Inc (26 and 0.6%). The most popular majors in Weld County, CO are Other Multidisciplinary Studies (251 and 5.79%), General Business Administration & Management (208 and 4.8%), and Registered Nursing (165 and 3.81%). The median tuition costs in Weld County, CO are N/A for private four year colleges, and $6,906 and $18,492 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Weld County, CO is $274,200, which is 1.34 times larger than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $242,700 to $274,200, a 13% increase. The homeownership rate of Weld County, CO is 70.6%, which is higher than the national average of 63.1%. People in Weld County, CO have an average commute time of 25.9 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Weld County, CO is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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