Costilla County Information

Costilla in Colorado occupies 1,230 square miles and has a 2006 population of 3,378, a change from a 2000 population of 3,663 and 3,190 in 1990. 13.5% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 8.6% percent is 25-35, and 12% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 7 acts of violent crime reported in Costilla in 2004, a change from 24 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 114 people: 8.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6.9%.

Read more about Costilla, Colorado in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyCostilla 
StateColorado 
Land Area1,230 sq. milesRanked 568 of 3,140
Population 20063,378Ranked 2,949 of 3,140
Population 20053,409 
Population 20003,663Ranked 2,942 of 3,140
Population 19903,190Ranked 2,984 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion93.3% 
African American1.1% 
Asian American1.1% 
Native American3.4% 
Pacific Islander.6% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.5% 
Population 5 to 1411.8% 
Population 15 to 2413.5% 
Population 25 to 348.6% 
Population 35 to 4412% 
Population 45 to 5415.9% 
Population 55 to 6413.8% 
Population 65 to 7410.1% 
Population 75 and up8.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes724
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies  
Aggravated Assaults7 
Total Property Crimes162
Burglaries  
Larceny Thefts1 
Motor Vehicle Thefts  
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population1,3241,261
Unemployed Population11487
Unemployment Rate8.6%6.9%

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