Saguache County Information

Saguache in Colorado occupies 3,170 square miles and has a 2006 population of 7,006, a change from a 2000 population of 5,917 and 4,619 in 1990. 15.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.7% percent is 25-35, and 13.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 30 acts of violent crime reported in Saguache in 2004, a change from 11 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 205 people: 6.3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.5%.

Read more about Saguache, Colorado in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountySaguache 
StateColorado 
Land Area3,170 sq. milesRanked 172 of 3,140
Population 20067,006Ranked 2,676 of 3,140
Population 20057,032 
Population 20005,917Ranked 2,793 of 3,140
Population 19904,619Ranked 2,865 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion96.4% 
African American.2% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American2.2% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.6% 
Population 5 to 1414.7% 
Population 15 to 2415.2% 
Population 25 to 3412.7% 
Population 35 to 4413.3% 
Population 45 to 5415.6% 
Population 55 to 6411.9% 
Population 65 to 745.4% 
Population 75 and up4.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes3011
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes2 
Robberies1 
Aggravated Assaults26 
Total Property Crimes6389
Burglaries26 
Larceny Thefts33 
Motor Vehicle Thefts4 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population3,2342,711
Unemployed Population205148
Unemployment Rate6.3%5.5%

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