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Rifle, CO (Colorado) Houses and Residents

Rifle,CO index of house prices

Total population: 9,488 (Urban population: 6,883 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 93 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 3,629 (3,195 occupied: 1,974 owner occupied, 1,219 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

38%
State:

35%

Housing density: 846 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $159,575.

Median contract rent in 2016: $524 (lower quartile is $418, upper quartile is $618)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $830


Median gross rent in Rifle, CO in 2016: $602

Housing units in Rifle with a mortgage: 1,552 (48 second mortgage, 95 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 413

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $82,061

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $56,688

Median monthly housing costs: $1,172


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Rifle, Colorado Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $250,553 (it was $129,400 in 2000)
Rifle:

$250,553
Colorado:

$314,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $184,414 - $320,017
Median year house/condo built: 1987

Median year apartment built: 1990

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,808
  • In family households: 8,549 (1,063 male householders, 1,309 female householders)
    2,037 spouses, 3,386 children (3,279 natural, 0 adopted, 100 stepchildren), 238 grandchildren, 161 brothers or sisters, 50 parents, 211 other relatives, 99 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,106 (537 male householders (343 living alone)), 290 female householders (247 living alone)), 277 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 130

Size of family households: 825 2-persons, 460 3-persons, 517 4-persons, 448 5-persons, 105 6-persons, 18 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 590 1-person, 194 2-persons, 43 3-persons.

2,295 married couples with children.
425 single-parent households (135 men, 290 women).

78.1% of residents of Rifle speak English at home.
21.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 1,218 (12.4%)
(15.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.7
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Rifle, Colorado:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 2932 bedrooms
  • 1,1033 bedrooms
  • 5524 bedrooms
  • 245+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Rifle population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rifle, Colorado:

  • 59no bedroom
  • 1481 bedroom
  • 3572 bedrooms
  • 6273 bedrooms
  • 284 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Rifle population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 23no vehicle
  • 2211 vehicle
  • 8282 vehicles
  • 5203 vehicles
  • 2724 vehicles
  • 1345+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Rifle population

Cars and other vehicles available in Rifle in renter-occupied apartments

  • 144no vehicle
  • 5111 vehicle
  • 4752 vehicles
  • 743 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Rifle population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Rifle, Colorado:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 283 rooms
  • 2144 rooms
  • 6735 rooms
  • 4286 rooms
  • 2017 rooms
  • 1908 rooms
  • 2459+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Rifle population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rifle, Colorado:

  • 601 room
  • 572 rooms
  • 963 rooms
  • 4604 rooms
  • 3255 rooms
  • 696 rooms
  • 1257 rooms
  • 138 rooms
  • 119+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Rifle 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 ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Rifle, CO household income distribution

  • Rifle, CO household income distribution
  • 187Less than $10,000
  • 58$10,000 to $14,999
  • 166$15,000 to $19,999
  • 228$20,000 to $24,999
  • 54$25,000 to $29,999
  • 174$30,000 to $34,999
  • 302$35,000 to $39,999
  • 56$40,000 to $44,999
  • 47$45,000 to $49,999
  • 313$50,000 to $59,999
  • 385$60,000 to $74,999
  • 450$75,000 to $99,999
  • 281$100,000 to $124,999
  • 227$125,000 to $149,999
  • 206$150,000 to $199,999
  • 27$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Rifle, CO

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Rifle, CO
  • 19Less than $10,000
  • 18$10,000 to $14,999
  • 35$25,000 to $29,999
  • 9$40,000 to $49,999
  • 24$70,000 to $79,999
  • 39$80,000 to $89,999
  • 12$90,000 to $99,999
  • 121$100,000 to $124,999
  • 46$125,000 to $149,999
  • 137$150,000 to $174,999
  • 169$175,000 to $199,999
  • 354$200,000 to $249,999
  • 310$250,000 to $299,999
  • 337$300,000 to $399,999
  • 33$400,000 to $499,999
  • 15$500,000 to $749,999
  • 44$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Rifle, CO

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Rifle, CO
  • 10$100 to $149
  • 23$150 to $199
  • 15$300 to $349
  • 12$350 to $399
  • 115$500 to $549
  • 37$550 to $599
  • 43$600 to $649
  • 120$650 to $699
  • 20$750 to $799
  • 143$800 to $899
  • 241$900 to $999
  • 74$1,000 to $1,249
  • 80$1,250 to $1,499
  • 141$1,500 to $1,999
  • 15No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 592010 or later
  • 4642000 to 2009
  • 5831990 to 1999
  • 1791980 to 1989
  • 491970 to 1979
  • 40Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Rifle population
Rifle commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 237
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 765
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 449
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 327
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 338
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 283
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 277
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 74
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 94
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 294
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 619
  • 90 or more minutes: 459
Rifle, CO Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 83.2%
Number of people working at home: 170 (3.8% of all workers)

Rifle mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 3,949 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 394 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 6 (0%)
  • Taxi: 25 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 101 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 170 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 698
 American: 460
 English: 242
 Irish: 216
 French Canadian: 137
 European: 126
 Dutch: 90
 Swedish: 79
 French (except Basque): 60
 Northern European: 54
 Polish: 51
 Italian: 45
 Slovene: 27
 Czechoslovakian: 24
 Czech: 15
 Scottish: 15
 Canadian: 12
 Welsh: 12
 Belgian: 9
 Danish: 7
 Finnish: 7
 Norwegian: 6

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

  • 82%Mexico
  • 9%El Salvador
  • 7%India
  • 1%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 0%Japan
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark

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

  • This state: 4,417
  • Other state: 4,079
  • Northeast: 263
  • Midwest: 1,017
  • South: 1,301
  • West: 1,514

81% of Rifle residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 31% lived in Colorado.

Rifle:

81.3%
State average:

81.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 26
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 65
  • 9th grade: 144
  • 10th grade: 28
  • 11th grade: 74
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 53
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,188
  • Less than 1 year of college: 201
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 343
  • Associate degree: 210
  • Bachelor's degree: 518
  • Master's degree: 107
  • Professional school degree: 9
  • Doctorate degree: 13

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 50
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 8
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 119
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 74
  • 11th grade: 148
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 90
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,081
  • Less than 1 year of college: 142
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 411
  • Associate degree: 314
  • Bachelor's degree: 332
  • Master's degree: 183
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.7%Males
  • 11.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 3.7%Males
  • 13.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 7.0%Males
  • 14.8%Females
Rifle marital status for males
Rifle marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,211
  • One, attached: 295
  • Two: 86
  • 3 or 4: 529
  • 5 to 9: 113
  • 10 to 19: 91
  • 20 to 49: 38
  • 50 or more: 12
  • Mobile homes: 235

Median worth of mobile homes: $38,908

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.9%

House/condo owner moved in on average 8 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Rifle:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Rifle
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (80.8%)
  • Electricity (15.5%)
  • Wood (3.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.6%)
  • Utility gas (49.6%)
  • Electricity (46.7%)
  • Wood (1.6%)
  • Other fuel (1.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 49
Here:

3.2%
Colorado:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Colorado:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 38
Here:

19.4%
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)