CO

National Population : 333,590,059
Colorado State Population : 5,605,608

About Buford, CO

Buford, CO is located in Rio Blanco County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Buford is about 2,475 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,834.

The Average Home Value is $223,400.00, which is roughly 15% lower than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 16% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $46,250.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 20% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Buford is about .

Colorado is ranked #9 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 71.88 out of 100.

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Voting

Rio Blanco County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 81.67% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 82.93%
Democratic: 15.2%
Libertarian: 1.14%
Other: 0.65%
Green: 0.08%


Nearby Locations

Elk Springs, CO (28.26 mi.)
Dinosaur, CO (28.26 mi.)
Hamilton, CO (28.81 mi.)
Maybell, CO (35.06 mi.)
Rifle, CO (35.86 mi.)
New Castle, CO (39.73 mi.)
Craig, CO (40.17 mi.)
Silt, CO (40.31 mi.)
Btlmt Mesa, CO (40.52 mi.)
Parachute, CO (40.52 mi.)
Rangely, CO (45.23 mi.)
Hayden, CO (46.83 mi.)
Glenwood Spgs, CO (48.13 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 81641
Latitude : 40.019555
Longitude : -107.649187
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 7185 ft.
Area Code(s) : 970

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.40
Male Population Estimate : 51.38%
Female Population Estimate : 48.62%
Median Age : 40.6
Male Median Age : 39.4
Female Median Age : 42.2

White Population Estimate : 93.90%
Black Population Estimate : 0.70%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 10.35%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.73%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.26%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.01%
Other Population Estimate : 4.62%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Buford specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Rio Blanco County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Rio Blanco County: About 97 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Rio Blanco County is about 66% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.