|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Meeker is 2,336. Meeker, Colorado is the 7,049th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Meeker was in 2010, when its population was 2,475. In 2010, Meeker was the 6,770th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,049th largest city in the US. Meeker is currently 5.6% smaller than it was in 2010.
Meeker has grown 4.4% since the 2000. Meeker, Colorado's growth is about average. 42% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7044||Red Lodge, Montana||2,339||7.0%|
|7045||Alpha, New Jersey||2,337||-5.8%|
|7048||Lake Lotawana, Missouri||2,336||13.9%|
|7052||West Fork, Arkansas||2,335||11.9%|
The total voting age population of Meeker, Colorado, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,615. The voting age population is 49.3% male and 50.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.0% of the residents of Meeker are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Meeker are 95.3% White, 3.4% Two or more races and 1.3% American Indian. Additionally, 9.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Meeker, 8.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.1%. On a per-household basis, 10.1% of families are below the poverty line in Meeker.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.1% of Meeker residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.5% of Meeker residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.7% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Meeker residents aged 5 and older, 5.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Meeker is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Meeker, 30.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Meeker is $51,743.
In Meeker, 64.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.7% of housing units in Meeker.
Of all the housing units in Meeker, 20.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Meeker, 11.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 140 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Meeker is $721.
In Meeker, 82.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.