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Black Forest, CO (Colorado) Houses and Residents

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Total population: 13,116 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 13,189 (263 farm, 12,926 nonfarm))

Houses: 5,131 (4,996 occupied: 4,669 owner occupied, 322 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

6%
State:

35%

Housing density: 40 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $567,304.

Median contract rent in 2016: $1,572 (lower quartile is $626, upper quartile is over $2,000)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $3,209


Median gross rent in Black Forest, CO in 2016: $1,800

Housing units in Black Forest with a mortgage: 3,437 (183 second mortgage, 468 home equity loan, 20 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,233

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $126,009

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $105,914

Median monthly housing costs: $1,988


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Black Forest, Colorado Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $496,973 (it was $236,300 in 2000)
Black Forest:

$496,973
Colorado:

$314,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $379,765 - $693,116
Median year house/condo built: 1995

Median year apartment built: 1982

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,975
  • In family households: 12,959 (2,520 male householders, 1,755 female householders)
    4,012 spouses, 4,128 children (3,577 natural, 391 adopted, 166 stepchildren), 138 grandchildren, 42 brothers or sisters, 111 parents, 75 other relatives, 201 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 910 (256 male householders (167 living alone)), 424 female householders (365 living alone)), 229 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 2,334 2-persons, 684 3-persons, 677 4-persons, 355 5-persons, 137 6-persons, 77 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 532 1-person, 118 2-persons, 74 5-persons.

2,735 married couples with children.
287 single-parent households (61 men, 226 women).

94.3% of residents of Black Forest speak English at home.
2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English well).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 518 (3.7%)
(79.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

9.1
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

8.2
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Black Forest, Colorado:

  • 25no bedroom
  • 721 bedroom
  • 1442 bedrooms
  • 1,2033 bedrooms
  • 1,6374 bedrooms
  • 1,6555+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Black Forest population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Black Forest, Colorado:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 661 bedroom
  • 192 bedrooms
  • 883 bedrooms
  • 964 bedrooms
  • 525+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Black Forest population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Black Forest in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 29no vehicle
  • 3041 vehicle
  • 1,8882 vehicles
  • 1,4133 vehicles
  • 6004 vehicles
  • 5315+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Black Forest population

Cars and other vehicles available in Black Forest in renter-occupied apartments

  • 10no vehicle
  • 411 vehicle
  • 1182 vehicles
  • 1343 vehicles
  • 154 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Black Forest population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Black Forest, Colorado:

  • 261 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 633 rooms
  • 464 rooms
  • 2775 rooms
  • 5166 rooms
  • 5197 rooms
  • 6938 rooms
  • 2,5759+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Black Forest population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Black Forest, Colorado:

  • 01 room
  • 132 rooms
  • 513 rooms
  • 194 rooms
  • 235 rooms
  • 06 rooms
  • 327 rooms
  • 348 rooms
  • 1449+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Black Forest population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Black Forest, CO household income distribution

  • Black Forest, CO household income distribution
  • 75Less than $10,000
  • 115$10,000 to $14,999
  • 60$15,000 to $19,999
  • 92$20,000 to $24,999
  • 64$25,000 to $29,999
  • 15$30,000 to $34,999
  • 109$35,000 to $39,999
  • 112$40,000 to $44,999
  • 176$45,000 to $49,999
  • 102$50,000 to $59,999
  • 392$60,000 to $74,999
  • 732$75,000 to $99,999
  • 796$100,000 to $124,999
  • 581$125,000 to $149,999
  • 758$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,048$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Black Forest, CO

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Black Forest, CO
  • 3Less than $10,000
  • 30$20,000 to $24,999
  • 6$50,000 to $59,999
  • 5$90,000 to $99,999
  • 23$125,000 to $149,999
  • 33$150,000 to $174,999
  • 211$200,000 to $249,999
  • 328$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,445$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1,128$400,000 to $499,999
  • 1,697$500,000 to $749,999
  • 323$750,000 to $999,999
  • 174$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 22$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Black Forest, CO

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Black Forest, CO
  • 5$450 to $499
  • 67$750 to $799
  • 46$1,000 to $1,249
  • 18$1,250 to $1,499
  • 23$1,500 to $1,999
  • 163$2,000 to $2,499
  • 21$2,500 to $2,999
  • 35No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 362010 or later
  • 1812000 to 2009
  • 561990 to 1999
  • 501980 to 1989
  • 721970 to 1979
  • 221Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Black Forest population
Black Forest commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 14
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 185
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 187
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 554
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 956
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 786
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,212
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 497
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 337
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 956
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 404
  • 90 or more minutes: 116
Black Forest, CO Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 87.8%
Number of people working at home: 1,041 (14.8% of all workers)

Black Forest mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 733 (37%)
  • Carpooled: 229 (12%)
  • Taxi: 28 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 16 (1%)
  • Walked: 59 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 1,041 (52%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 777
 American: 737
 English: 609
 Irish: 563
 European: 403
 British: 144
 Italian: 137
 Scottish: 94
 Scotch-Irish: 90
 Polish: 84
 Norwegian: 83
 Swedish: 58
 Brazilian: 53
 French (except Basque): 43
 Ukrainian: 41
 Scandinavian: 40
 Austrian: 39
 French Canadian: 38
 Czech: 37
 Danish: 29
 Eastern European: 18
 Ethiopian: 16
 Welsh: 15
 Hungarian: 15
 Portuguese: 14
 Slovak: 12
 Yugoslavian: 12
 Northern European: 11
 Dutch: 10
 Slovene: 10
 Russian: 9
 Egyptian: 8
 Lithuanian: 8
 Czechoslovakian: 7

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 19%Bulgaria
  • 10%England
  • 9%Brazil
  • 8%Canada
  • 7%Germany
  • 6%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 5%Spain

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3,736
  • Other state: 9,215
  • Northeast: 1,082
  • Midwest: 2,632
  • South: 2,583
  • West: 2,932

86% of Black Forest residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 24% lived in Colorado.

Black Forest:

85.5%
State average:

81.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 29
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 6
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 545
  • Less than 1 year of college: 215
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 718
  • Associate degree: 360
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,439
  • Master's degree: 1,090
  • Professional school degree: 221
  • Doctorate degree: 210

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 16
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 27
  • 7th and 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 48
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 112
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 734
  • Less than 1 year of college: 354
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 652
  • Associate degree: 429
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,735
  • Master's degree: 1,064
  • Professional school degree: 130
  • Doctorate degree: 39

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.4%Males
  • 1.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 100.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 10.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 20.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 2.1%Females
Black Forest marital status for males
Black Forest marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,091
  • One, attached: 18
  • 20 to 49: 8
  • Mobile homes: 36

Median worth of mobile homes: $212,078

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.5%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Black Forest:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Black Forest
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (71.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.6%)
  • Electricity (9.9%)
  • Wood (2.0%)
  • Other fuel (1.1%)
  • Solar energy (0.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (37.9%)
  • Utility gas (30.7%)
  • Electricity (23.0%)
  • Wood (2.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 297
Here:

21.7%
Colorado:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 209
Here:

19.9%
Colorado:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 31
Here:

7.3%
Colorado:

14.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)