|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Parachute is 1,381. Parachute, Colorado is the 9,006th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Parachute was in 2020, when its population was 1,394. In 2020, Parachute was the 8,961st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,006th largest city in the US. Parachute is currently 0.9% smaller than it was in 2020.
Parachute has grown 36.5% since the 2000. Parachute, Colorado is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|9002||Sackets Harbor, New York||1,383||0.3%|
|9003||Groton, South Dakota||1,382||2.1%|
|9004||Bethel, North Carolina||1,381||-21.5%|
|9007||Pecos, New Mexico||1,381||-4.1%|
|9008||Sistersville, West Virginia||1,381||-12.8%|
The total voting age population of Parachute, Colorado, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 811. The voting age population is 53.6% male and 46.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 8.6% of the residents of Parachute are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Parachute are 87.7% White, 6.2% American Indian, 2.4% Black, 2.1% Two or more races, 1.4% Other and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 28.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Parachute, 17.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.7%. On a per-household basis, 10.6% of families are below the poverty line in Parachute.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.5% of Parachute residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.8% of Parachute residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.5% have a bachelor's degree and 4.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Parachute residents aged 5 and older, 18.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 16.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Parachute is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Parachute, 15.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Parachute is $52,500.
In Parachute, 51.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.6% of housing units in Parachute.
Of all the housing units in Parachute, 6.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Parachute, 26.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 170 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Parachute is $900.
In Parachute, 76.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.