|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Craig is 8,969. Craig, Colorado is the 3,371st largest city in the US.
Craig is located entirely in Moffat County.
The peak population of Craig was in 2010, when its population was 9,464. In 2010, Craig was the 3,074th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,371st largest city in the US. Craig is currently 5.2% smaller than it was in 2010.
Craig has shrunk 2.1% since the year 2000. Craig, Colorado's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Craig has a population density of 1,843 people per square mile.
|3365||Newark, New York||8,980||-7.2%|
|3368||Big Rapids, Michigan||8,976||-17.2%|
|3369||Indian Harbour Beach, Florida||8,976||9.8%|
|3370||Sheffield Lake, Ohio||8,973||-3.9%|
|3377||Clayton, New Jersey||8,960||25.5%|
The total voting age population of Craig, Colorado, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,295. The voting age population is 50.2% male and 49.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.0% of the residents of Craig are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Craig are 92.9% White, 3.4% Two or more races, 1.7% Other, 1.1% Black, 0.7% American Indian and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 18.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Craig, 14.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.3%. On a per-household basis, 12.1% of families are below the poverty line in Craig.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.6% of Craig residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.3% of Craig residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.5% have a bachelor's degree and 6.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Craig residents aged 5 and older, 17.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 13.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Craig is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Craig, 14.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Craig is $56,481.
In Craig, 57.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.1% of housing units in Craig.
Of all the housing units in Craig, 11.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Craig, 8.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 360 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Craig is $779.
In Craig, 78.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.