|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fruita is 13,508. Fruita, Colorado is the 2,530th largest city in the US.
Fruita is located entirely in Mesa County.
The current population of Fruita (13,508) is it's peak population.
Fruita has grown 100.5% since the 2000. Fruita, Colorado is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Fruita has a population density of 1,777.4 people per square mile.
|2525||New Carrollton, Maryland||13,519||7.3%|
|2529||Endicott, New York||13,510||4.0%|
|2534||Miami Springs, Florida||13,497||-1.3%|
|2535||Chino Valley, Arizona||13,492||63.4%|
|2536||Weddington, North Carolina||13,488||99.1%|
The total voting age population of Fruita, Colorado, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,571. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.2% of the residents of Fruita are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fruita are 92.7% White, 4.0% American Indian, 2.1% Two or more races, 0.6% Other, 0.5% Asian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 13.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fruita, 12.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.8%. On a per-household basis, 9.5% of families are below the poverty line in Fruita.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.8% of Fruita residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.6% of Fruita residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.6% have a bachelor's degree and 9.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fruita residents aged 5 and older, 8.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fruita is 9.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fruita, 21.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fruita is $58,531.
In Fruita, 70.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.1% of housing units in Fruita.
Of all the housing units in Fruita, 9.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Fruita, 46.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fruita is $1,169.
In Fruita, 84.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.