CO

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

About Fort Collins, CO

Fort Collins, CO is located in Larimer County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Fort Collins is about 200,509 with about 1,149 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 312,666.

The Average Home Value is $352,520.00, which is roughly 25% higher than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 46% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $67,714.00, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 15% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fort Collins is about 5.9%.

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

Larimer County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 27.46% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 56.22%
Republican: 40.78%
Libertarian: 1.82%
Other: 0.85%
Green: 0.32%


Nearby Locations

Windsor, CO (1.67 mi.)
Severance, CO (4.85 mi.)
Laporte, CO (5.61 mi.)
Bellvue, CO (11.74 mi.)
Wellington, CO (12.09 mi.)
Drake, CO (16.66 mi.)
Pierce, CO (19.02 mi.)
Loveland, CO (19.39 mi.)
Johnstown, CO (19.39 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 80521, 80524, 80525, 80526, 80528
Latitude : 40.662014
Longitude : -105.003223
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 5113 ft.
Area Code(s) : 970

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.45
Male Population Estimate : 43.82%
Female Population Estimate : 43.77%
Median Age : 32.2
Male Median Age : 31.4
Female Median Age : 33.1

White Population Estimate : 80.50%
Black Population Estimate : 1.49%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 9.59%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.19%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.20%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.43%
Other Population Estimate : 3.54%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fort Collins specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Larimer County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Larimer County: About 201 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Larimer County is about 58% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 30% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.