Statewide Claims to Fame

Rifle is 8th in Colorado out of 109 other cities in Foreign born residents

Rifle is 17th in Colorado out of 109 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Rifle is 19th in Colorado out of 71 other cities in Retail sales per capita

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Rifle Rank Colorado US
Current population (2012) 9,267 49th 5,187,582 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.6 75th 103,641.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,636.4 65th 48.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Rifle Rank Colorado US
Residents younger than 5 9.4% 17th 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 30.6% 23rd 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 7.4% 82nd 11.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Rifle Rank Colorado US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 81.3% 90th 89.7% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 11.4% 101st 36.3% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Rifle Rank Colorado US
Race - White 81.0% 71st 88.1% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.5% 94th 4.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.3% 30th 1.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 97th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 34th 0.2% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.1% 41st 2.8% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 30.4% 31st 21.0% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 66.3% 75th 69.6% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Rifle Rank Colorado US
Female residents 48.7% 92nd 49.8% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 20.9% 8th 9.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Rifle Rank Colorado US
Housing units 3,626 72nd 2,224,603 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 26.5% 36th 25.7% 25.9%
Households 3,081 75th 1,941,193 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 60.5% 83rd 66.8% 66.1%
Home median value $259,700 43rd $236,700 $186,200
People per household 2.9 30th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Rifle Rank Colorado US
Income per capita $23,352 75th $30,816 $27,915
Income per household $61,268 51st $57,685 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.4% 74th 12.5% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Rifle Rank Colorado US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,341 54th 547,770 27,092,908
Retail sales $200,402 47th $65,896,788 $3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $23,008 19th $13,609 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $21,135 49th $11,440,395 $613,795,732

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