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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cañon City is 17,363. Cañon City, Colorado is the 2,104th largest city in the US.
Cañon City is located entirely in Fremont County.
The current population of Cañon City (17,363) is it's peak population.
Cañon City has a population density of 1,312.1 people per square mile.
|2098||New Castle, Indiana||17,424||-9.7%|
|2104||Cañon City, Colorado||17,363|
|2108||El Dorado, Arkansas||17,339||-19.1%|
|2110||Lake St. Louis, Missouri||17,311||69.0%|
The total voting age population of Cañon City, Colorado, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 12,750. The voting age population is 46.5% male and 53.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.6% of the residents of Cañon City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cañon City are 95.4% White, 1.5% Two or more races, 1.3% Other, 1.0% Black, 0.6% American Indian and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 10.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cañon City, 17.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.2%. On a per-household basis, 12.6% of families are below the poverty line in Cañon City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.3% of Cañon City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.2% of Cañon City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.6% have a bachelor's degree and 10.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cañon City residents aged 5 and older, 2.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cañon City is 5.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cañon City, 27.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cañon City is $46,494.
In Cañon City, 67.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.4% of housing units in Cañon City.
Of all the housing units in Cañon City, 21.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Cañon City, 16.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cañon City is $800.
In Cañon City, 81.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.