|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Walsenburg is 3,065. Walsenburg, Colorado is the 6,192nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Walsenburg was in 2000, when its population was 4,148. In 2000, Walsenburg was the 4,914th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,192nd largest city in the US. Walsenburg is currently 26.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Walsenburg has shrunk 26.1% since the year 2000. Walsenburg, Colorado's growth is extremely below average. 99% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6187||Wildwood Crest, New Jersey||3,069||-22.7%|
|6189||East Syracuse, New York||3,067||-3.3%|
|6193||Ripley, West Virginia||3,064||-6.0%|
|6195||Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York||3,063||0.0%|
|6197||Orchard Park, New York||3,063||-6.8%|
The total voting age population of Walsenburg, Colorado, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,314. The voting age population is 49.1% male and 50.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 27.5% of the residents of Walsenburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Walsenburg are 93.4% White, 3.0% Two or more races, 1.6% Other, 1.2% American Indian and 0.8% Black. Additionally, 50.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Walsenburg, 17.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 28.4%. On a per-household basis, 14.3% of families are below the poverty line in Walsenburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 46.1% of Walsenburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.3% of Walsenburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.0% have a bachelor's degree and 5.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Walsenburg residents aged 5 and older, 11.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 9.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Walsenburg is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Walsenburg, 27.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Walsenburg is $29,514.
In Walsenburg, 58.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.6% of housing units in Walsenburg.
Of all the housing units in Walsenburg, 45.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Walsenburg, 1.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Walsenburg is $602.
In Walsenburg, 62.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.