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Costilla County, CO


Designated Market Area: Albuquerque-Santa Fe, NM-AZ-CO
USDA County Type (2015): Farming, Recreation/Tourism, Low Education, Low Employment, Persistent Poverty
American Communities Project County Type (2023): Hispanic Centers

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2022 population: 3,603   ( 79 from 2010)
Land area: 1227.6 square miles
Population density: 2.9 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:1,267 35.17% 16.7%
Black:762.11% 1166.7%
Indian:581.61% 100.0%
Asian:481.33% 41.2%
2+ races:641.78% 113.3%
Hispanic:2,09058.01% 10.2%
Total non-White:2,33664.83% 4.2%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:65 9.3
Deaths:10815.4
Net Migration: 15922.7
Net Immigration: 00.0
Change in White population:181 5.1
Change in Non-White pop.:-102 -2.9




Race Breakdown with Components of Population Change

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Year:
Total population:
White:
Black:
Indian:
Asian:
2+ races:
Hispanic:
Total non-White:

2010
3,524
1,08630.82%
60.17%
290.82%
340.96%
300.85%
2,32766.03%
2,43869.18%

2000
3,663
1,03328.20%
210.57%
391.06%
350.96%
541.47%
2,47667.59%
2,63071.80%

1990
3,190
65120.41%
180.56%
80.25%
441.38%
n/a
2,46977.40%
2,53979.59%

1980
3,071
60719.77%
00.00%
00.00%
541.76%
n/a
2,38077.50%
2,46480.23%

1970
3,091
65121.06%
10.03%
00.00%
100.32%
n/a
2,42578.45%
2,440 78.94%

Decade:
Components:
Births:
Deaths:
Net Migration:
Net Immigration:
Change in White population:
Change in Non-White pop.:

2000's
NumberRate
344 9.4
3238.8
-560-15.3
290.8
53 1.4
-192 -5.2
1990's
NumberRate
452 14.2
34910.9
2347.3
1615.0
382 12.0
91 2.9
1980's
NumberRate
527 17.2
260 8.5
-146 -4.8
n/a
44 1.4
75 2.4
1970's
NumberRate
n/a
n/a
-295 -9.5
n/a
-44 -1.4
24 0.8

Age, Family & Household Data for Costilla County, CO

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Year:
 
Median Age:
Under 18:
Voting Age Population:
Over 65:
Households:
Persons Per HH:
Families (%HH):
Married Couples (%Fams):
Single Mothers (%Fams):
Non-Family (%HH):

2022
NumberPercent
52.8
631 17.5%
2,972 82.5%
981 27.2%
1,530
2.30
978 63.9%
688 70.3%
123 12.6%
552 36.1%

2010
NumberPercent
49.0
736 20.9%
2,788 79.1%
807 22.9%
1,550
2.27
976 63.0%
691 70.8%
88 9.0%
574 37.0%

2000
NumberPercent
41.7
920 25.1%
2,743 74.9%
614 16.8%
1,496
2.45
1,030 68.9%
788 76.5%
91 8.8%
466 31.1%

1990
NumberPercent
35.6
915 28.7%
2,275 71.3%
521 16.3%
1,221
2.61
915 74.9%
779 85.1%
53 5.8%
306 25.1%

1980
NumberPercent
31.0
979 31.9%
2,092 68.1%
410 13.4%
1,036
2.96
832 80.3%
682 82.0%
58 7.0%
204 19.7%

2022 Housing Data for Costilla County, CO

Housing Data
 Number%
Housing Units2,413 
Median Value$145,200 
Occupied1,53063.4%
Vacant88336.6%
Owned1,16776.3%
Rented36323.7%
Median Rent$691 
Single-Family Units1,93380.1%
    Detached1,91479.3%
    Attached190.8%
Buldings with 5+ Units512.1%
Mobile Homes38516.0%

2022 Income & Employment Data for Costilla County, CO

Household Income
RangeNumber%
Less than $10,00021814.2%
$10,000 to $14,99923815.6%
$15,000 to $19,999543.5%
$20,000 to $24,999342.2%
$25,000 to $29,9991389.0%
$30,000 to $34,999966.3%
$35,000 to $39,999674.4%
$40,000 to $44,999442.9%
$45,000 to $49,999684.4%
$50,000 to $59,9991278.3%
$60,000 to $74,9991217.9%
$75,000 to $99,9991449.4%
$100,000 to $124,999644.2%
$125,000 to $149,999281.8%
$150,000 to $199,999181.2%
$200,000 or more714.6%
Median Household Income34,578 
Per Capita Income24,318 
Cost of Living Index   (100 = average)
Compared to state76 
Compared to U.S.87 
Welfare Households
 Number%
SSI1429.3%
Public Assistance704.6%
Public Asst. or Food Stamps49732.5%
Labor Force, Ages 25-64
 Number%
Employed31742.2%
Unemployed415.5%
In Armed Forces00.0%
Total Labor Force35847.7%
Not in Labor Force39352.3%
Real Unemployment Rate 57.8%
Class of Worker
 MaleFemale% Male
Private Sector42116172.3%
Non-Profit185026.5%
Self-Employed1047059.8%
Local Government7915933.2%
State Government246726.4%
Federal Government62198.4%
Total Private + Self52523169.4%
Total Non-Profit + Govt.18327739.8%
Total70850858.2%
Pct. Govt.32.2%  
Occupation
 Number%
Management, Business, Science, Arts18014.6%
Sales and Office Occupations29724.2%
Professional, Technical21117.2%
Service Occupations12810.4%
Farming, Forestry, Fishing856.9%
All others41333.6%
White Collar 56.0%
Industry
 Number%
Health care and social assistance20416.6%
Construction15112.3%
Educational services14111.5%
Public administration12610.3%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting1098.9%
Transportation and warehousing887.2%
Retail trade816.6%
Accommodation and food services594.8%
Other services504.1%
Utilities423.4%
Administrative, support, waste mgmt.403.3%
Wholesale trade292.4%
Professional, scientific, technical262.1%
Finance and insurance201.6%
Manufacturing191.5%
Real estate and rental and leasing191.5%
Information181.5%
Arts, entertainment, recreation70.6%

2022 Ancestry, Citizenship & Language Data for Costilla County, CO

Hispanic Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Mexican1,14132.29%
Puerto Rican160.45%
Cuban00.00%
Dominican00.00%
Total Central American00.00%
Costa Rican00.00%
Guatemalan00.00%
Honduran00.00%
Nicaraguan00.00%
Panamanian00.00%
Salvadoran00.00%
Other Central American00.00%
Total South American00.00%
Argentinean00.00%
Bolivian00.00%
Chilean00.00%
Colombian00.00%
Ecuadorian00.00%
Paraguayan00.00%
Peruvian00.00%
Uruguayan00.00%
Venezuelan00.00%
Other South American00.00%
Other Hispanic95927.14%
Asian Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Japanese461.30%
Korean20.06%
Filipino10.03%
Language Spoken at Home
LanguageNumber%
English2,16864.4%
Spanish1,18635.2%
Other Asian70.2%
Other Indo-European70.2%
Ancestry
CountryNumber%
German42712.1%
Irish2637.4%
English2446.9%
American1143.2%
French1073.0%
Portuguese912.6%
Scotch-Irish732.1%
European702.0%
Scottish601.7%
Norwegian371.0%
Italian361.0%
Swedish270.8%
Polish220.6%
Dutch170.5%
Hungarian170.5%
Citizenship & Nativity
 Number%
U.S. citizen3,37895.6%
Not a citizen1564.4%
Native3,32494.1%
Foreign-born2105.9%

2022 Educational Attainment Data for Costilla County, CO

Educational Attainment, Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years9-12 YearsH.S. Grad or GEDSome CollegeBach. DegreeGrad Degree
152 5.8%153 5.8%795 30.4%898 34.3%441 16.9%178 6.8%
  Average years of education: 12.9
Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years 152 5.8%
9-12 Years 153 5.8%
H.S. Grad or GED 795 30.4%
Some College 898 34.3%
Bach. Degree 441 16.9%
Grad Degree 178 6.8%
Average years of education: 12.9

Source for the above data: U.S. Census Bureau / American Community Survey (5 year-estimates)


Historical Labor Force Data for Costilla County, CO

Labor Force Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
YearLabor
Force
EmployedUnemployedUnemp.
Rate
State
Avg.
1990 1,413 1,264 149 10.5% 5.1%
1991 1,620 1,407 213 13.1% 5.3%
1992 1,605 1,439 166 10.3% 6.1%
1993 1,731 1,535 196 11.3% 5.4%
1994 1,541 1,370 171 11.1% 4.2%
1995 1,583 1,407 176 11.1% 4.0%
1996 1,596 1,425 171 10.7% 4.2%
1997 1,449 1,226 223 15.4% 3.4%
1998 1,503 1,278 225 15.0% 3.6%
1999 1,396 1,233 163 11.7% 3.0%
2000 1,247 1,155 92 7.4% 2.7%
2001 1,313 1,204 109 8.3% 3.8%
2002 1,357 1,227 130 9.6% 5.7%
2003 1,336 1,198 138 10.3% 6.1%
2004 1,363 1,216 147 10.8% 5.6%
2005 1,351 1,214 137 10.1% 5.1%
2006 1,336 1,224 112 8.4% 4.2%
2007 1,314 1,222 92 7.0% 3.7%
2008 1,288 1,188 100 7.8% 4.9%
2009 1,384 1,249 135 9.8% 7.9%
2010 1,550 1,378 172 11.1% 9.2%
2011 1,580 1,389 191 12.1% 8.7%
2012 1,599 1,414 185 11.6% 8.0%
2013 1,594 1,418 176 11.0% 6.7%
2014 1,608 1,463 145 9.0% 5.0%
2015 1,621 1,521 100 6.2% 3.7%
2016 1,728 1,648 80 4.6% 3.1%
2017 1,817 1,757 60 3.3% 2.6%
2018 1,834 1,759 75 4.1% 3.0%
2019 1,868 1,797 71 3.8% 2.7%
2020 1,823 1,691 132 7.2% 7.3%
2021 1,798 1,683 115 6.4% 5.4%
2022 1,785 1,711 74 4.1% 3.0%
Link: Information about the TRUE unemployment rate from shadowstats.com