CO

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

About Penrose, CO

Penrose, CO is located in Fremont County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Penrose is about 2,990 with about 64 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,406.

The Average Home Value is $181,100.00, which is roughly 31% lower than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 4% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $62,500.00, which is roughly 2% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 8% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Penrose is about 8.6%.

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

Fremont County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 57.94% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 68.54%
Democratic: 28.83%
Libertarian: 1.55%
Other: 0.84%
Green: 0.23%


Nearby Locations

Florence, CO (7.34 mi.)
Brookside, CO (12.15 mi.)
Canon City, CO (12.15 mi.)
Pueblo, CO (13.29 mi.)
Pueblo West, CO (13.29 mi.)
Colo Spgs, CO (16.34 mi.)
Fort Carson, CO (16.34 mi.)
Colorado Spgs, CO (16.34 mi.)
Ft Carson, CO (16.34 mi.)
Wetmore, CO (18.24 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 81240
Latitude : 38.455496
Longitude : -105.074314
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 5449 ft.
Area Code(s) : 719

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.48
Male Population Estimate : 48.91%
Female Population Estimate : 49.21%
Median Age : 46.9
Male Median Age : 46.4
Female Median Age : 47.4

White Population Estimate : 95.05%
Black Population Estimate : 0.61%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 8.13%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.54%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.59%
Other Population Estimate : 1.77%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Penrose specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Fremont County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Fremont County: About 225 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Fremont County is about 18% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 22% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.