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Fort Collins Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
162,511
Unemployment Rate
3.8%
Poverty Rate
16.8%
Non-Citizens
4.1%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 89 responses
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  • Friendly
    69%
  • Outgoing
    16%
  • Reserved
    6%
  • Family oriented
    3%
  • Progressive
    2%
  • Quiet
    2%
  • Nosy
    1%

Fort Collins Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    22%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    32%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    15%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    80%
  • Hispanic
    12%
  • Asian
    3%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • African American
    1%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    1%
  • Other race
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Male
    50%
  • Female
    50%
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    23%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    9%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    10%

Income

Median Household Income
$62,132
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    20%
  • $25-$44k
    18%
  • $45-$74k
    21%
  • $75-$149k
    29%
  • $150k+
    13%
Median Individual Income
$27,257
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    32%
  • $15-$34k
    26%
  • $35-$64k
    23%
  • $65k+
    19%

Community

Poll
84%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.95 responses
Poll
53%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted.91 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 78 responses
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  • Embrace outdoor life
    58%
  • Bring an appetite for new things.
    19%
  • Poor management, rude neighbors
    5%
  • Snooty neighbors but beautiful,safe and quiet area
    5%
  • be rich
    4%
  • Embrace the lack in cultural-diveristy
    3%
  • Get involved in the community
    3%
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