Latest Data (2017)
Population 301
Nationwide Rank 15341

Quick Facts

Empire, Colorado is the 15,341st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Empire, Colorado is a town.

Empire, Colorado is currently 27.1% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Empire, Colorado's growth is extremely below average. 85% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
15331 Boligee, Alabama 302 -17.9%
15332 Eagleville, Missouri 302 -6.2%
15333 Gans, Oklahoma 302 0.6%
15334 Little Mountain, South Carolina 302 17.0%
15335 Pitts, Georgia 302 -1.9%
15336 Saginaw, Missouri 302 9.4%
15337 Sherwood, Michigan 302 -7.9%
15338 Speculator, New York 302 -13.2%
15339 Tennyson, Indiana 302 0.0%
15340 Donaldson, Arkansas 301 -7.9%
15341 Empire, Colorado 301 -14.9%
15342 Ewing, Illinois 301 -2.9%
15343 Freedom, Oklahoma 301 11.4%
15344 Granjeno, Texas 301 -3.5%
15345 Hartsburg, Illinois 301 -15.6%
15346 Kelley, Iowa 301 -3.2%
15347 Lodgepole, Nebraska 301 -13.7%
15348 Loganville, Wisconsin 301 4.5%
15349 Longton, Kansas 301 -22.6%
15350 Norwood, Louisiana 301 -11.9%
15351 Pukwana, South Dakota 301 4.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Colorado

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
12577 Walden 598 -18.3%
12593 Swink 596 -14.1%
12627 Eads 590 -20.5%
12748 Norwood 573 28.1%
12936 Flagler 549 -11.0%
13011 Naturita 539 -15.3%
13028 Mountain View 537 -5.4%
13212 Walsh 514 -28.0%
13252 Rockvale 509 20.0%
13331 De Beque 500 5.4%
13353 Grand Lake 498 12.6%
13357 Saguache 498 -13.9%
13373 Granada 496 -22.3%
13443 Otis 487 -8.9%
13546 Aguilar 476 -19.8%
13747 Yampa 457 3.6%
13751 Nunn 456 -3.5%
13961 Morrison 434 1.1%
14057 Manzanola 423 -19.1%
14068 Crawford 422 17.2%
14188 Victor 410 -7.4%
14214 Fleming 407 -5.1%
14229 Romeo 406 7.9%
14353 Blanca 392 0.0%
14375 Wiley 390 -19.0%
14486 Lake City 379 1.0%
14686 Boone 358 10.4%
14718 South Fork 356 -40.8%
14853 Coal Creek 344 8.8%
15051 Dinosaur 325 2.2%
15084 Olney Springs 323 -17.1%
15183 Ovid 314 -4.8%
15202 City of Creede 312
15341 Empire 301 -14.9%
15373 Alma 298 66.4%
15595 Merino 281 17.0%
15692 Red Cliff 273 -9.3%
15737 Jamestown 269 23.3%
15778 Rico 266 29.1%
15783 Garden City 265 -24.2%
15816 Iliff 263 22.8%
15870 Eckley 259 -6.8%
15928 Brookside 255 19.1%
15971 Hillrose 251 -1.9%
15987 Cheraw 250 17.3%
16105 Sugar City 242 -13.2%
16188 Peetz 236 3.5%
16205 Bethune 234 4.0%
16211 Kit Carson 234 -7.1%
16485 Seibert 216 19.3%
16674 Larkspur 203 -15.7%
16701 Arriba 201 -17.2%
17074 Silver Plume 177 -12.3%
17160 Ophir 171 51.3%
17257 Crowley 164 -12.2%
17325 Rye 160 -20.7%
17419 Ward 155 -8.2%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 301 15,341
2016 291 15,494
2015 287 15,537
2014 283 15,586
2013 276 15,674
2012 280 15,641
2011 281 15,637
2010 282 15,628
2009 319 15,189
2008 328 15,067
2007 329 15,065
2006 328 15,074
2005 334 15,006
2004 336 14,994
2003 348 14,887
2002 358 14,767
2001 357 14,806
2000 354 14,852
1990 413 13,911