Pitkin County Information

Pitkin in Colorado occupies 973 square miles and has a 2006 population of 14,798, a change from a 2000 population of 14,872 and 12,661 in 1990. 8.9% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 16.8% percent is 25-35, and 18.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 28 acts of violent crime reported in Pitkin in 2004, a change from 36 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 366 people: 3.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 2.9%.

Read more about Pitkin, Colorado in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPitkin 
StateColorado 
Land Area973 sq. milesRanked 808 of 3,140
Population 200614,798Ranked 2,118 of 3,140
Population 200514,822 
Population 200014,872Ranked 2,102 of 3,140
Population 199012,661Ranked 2,170 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion97% 
African American.7% 
Asian American1.5% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.2% 
Population 5 to 148.1% 
Population 15 to 248.9% 
Population 25 to 3416.8% 
Population 35 to 4418.4% 
Population 45 to 5418.4% 
Population 55 to 6414.9% 
Population 65 to 746% 
Population 75 and up3.3% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes2836
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes11 
Robberies1 
Aggravated Assaults16 
Total Property Crimes643969
Burglaries80 
Larceny Thefts528 
Motor Vehicle Thefts35 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population11,38610,067
Unemployed Population366288
Unemployment Rate3.2%2.9%

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