|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fort Collins is 168,538. Fort Collins, Colorado is the 158th largest city in the US.
Fort Collins is located entirely in Larimer County.
The peak population of Fort Collins was in 2020, when its population was 169,032. Fort Collins is currently 0.3% smaller than it was in 2020.
Fort Collins has grown 40.3% since the 2000. Fort Collins, Colorado is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 76% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Fort Collins has a population density of 2,652.8 people per square mile.
|154||Garden Grove, California||170,488||3.0%|
|157||Pembroke Pines, Florida||169,391||22.5%|
|158||Fort Collins, Colorado||168,538||40.3%|
|163||Paterson, New Jersey||157,794||5.6%|
The total voting age population of Fort Collins, Colorado, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 128,278. The voting age population is 49.8% male and 50.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.6% of the residents of Fort Collins are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fort Collins are 88.3% White, 4.0% Two or more races, 3.5% Asian, 1.6% Black, 1.5% Other, 1.0% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 11.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fort Collins, 16.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.3%. On a per-household basis, 6.1% of families are below the poverty line in Fort Collins.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.1% of Fort Collins residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.5% of Fort Collins residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 55.5% have a bachelor's degree and 23.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fort Collins residents aged 5 and older, 10.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fort Collins is 5.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fort Collins, 18.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fort Collins is $65,866.
In Fort Collins, 53.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 46.6% of housing units in Fort Collins.
Of all the housing units in Fort Collins, 5.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Fort Collins, 27.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 18,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fort Collins is $1,346.
In Fort Collins, 89.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.