CO

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

About South Fork, CO

South Fork, CO is located in Rio Grande County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for South Fork is about 425 with about 65 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,658.

The Average Home Value is $234,600.00, which is roughly 11% lower than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 20% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $50,250.00, which is roughly 18% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 13% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for South Fork is about 11.7%.

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 Grande County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 31.83% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 58.05%
Democratic: 39.57%
Other: 1.16%
Libertarian: 1.05%
Green: 0.17%


Nearby Locations

Del Norte, CO (14.53 mi.)
Creede, CO (20.00 mi.)
Monte Vista, CO (27.39 mi.)
Center, CO (30.14 mi.)
Pagosa Spgs, CO (38.06 mi.)
Pagosa Springs, CO (38.06 mi.)
Chimney Rock, CO (38.06 mi.)
Saguache, CO (39.21 mi.)
Hooper, CO (39.99 mi.)
La Jara, CO (41.16 mi.)
Sand Dunes Mo, CO (44.03 mi.)
Alamosa, CO (44.03 mi.)
Lake City, CO (44.56 mi.)
Antonito, CO (46.44 mi.)
Moffat, CO (48.98 mi.)
Villa Grove, CO (49.77 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 81154
Latitude : 37.654070
Longitude : -106.602567
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 8719 ft.
Area Code(s) : 719

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.11
Male Population Estimate : 35.59%
Female Population Estimate : 33.66%
Median Age : 53.5
Male Median Age : 54.0
Female Median Age : 53.3

White Population Estimate : 65.62%
Black Population Estimate : 0.54%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 7.30%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.60%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.93%
Other Population Estimate : 1.69%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of South Fork specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Rio Grande County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Rio Grande County: About 201 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Rio Grande County is about 30% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.