Black Forest SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
9.5
Commute
4

Black Forest, Colorado Info Snack

Black Forest is a census-designated place (CDP) in El Paso County, Colorado, near Colorado Springs. The population was 13,116 at the 2010 census. Black Forest is named such for the high density of Ponderosa Pines located in a generally small area. In 2006, residents voted against a proposal to incorporate as a city.
Population
14,188
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
1.7%
Median Home
$478,700
Median Income
$113,794
Median Rent
$2,235

Rankings for Black Forest in Colorado

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Map Of Black Forest, CO

Population over time in Black Forest

Year Population % Change
2017 14,188 5.0%
2016 13,506 4.6%
2015 12,918 -0.3%
2014 12,959 -3.2%
2013 13,391 -1.6%
2012 13,607 0.1%
2011 13,595 1.0%
2010 13,454 -

Race / Ethnicity in Black Forest

White
86.3% (12,247)
African American
0.9% (126)
American Indian
0.2% (28)
Asian
1.4% (205)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.1% (438)
Hispanic
8.1% (1,144)
Race Black Forest CO USA
White 86.3% 68.6% 61.5%
African American 0.9% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 3.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 8.1% 21.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Black Forest, Colorado

Less than $10,000
1.3% (18,444)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.4% (5,675)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.6% (36,888)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.7% (52,495)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.7% (109,247)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.7% (137,623)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.4% (204,307)
$100,000 to $149,999
28.6% (405,776)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.8% (195,794)
$200,000 or more
17.9% (253,965)
Income Black Forest CO USA
Less than $10,000 1.3% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.4% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.6% 8.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.7% 8.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.7% 12.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.7% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.4% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 28.6% 16.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.8% 7.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 17.9% 7.1% 6.3%

Gender in Black Forest

Female
52.2% (7,411)
Male
47.8% (6,776)
Gender Black Forest CO USA
Female 52.2% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 47.8% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Black Forest for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.1% (158)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (283)
High School / GED
12.1% (1,712)
Some College
19.2% (2,719)
Associate's Degree
8.9% (1,268)
Bachelor's Degree
30.6% (4,345)
Master's Degree
20.1% (2,850)
Professional Degree
3.7% (519)
Doctorate Degree
2.3% (329)
Education Black Forest CO USA
< 9th Grade 1.1% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 12.1% 21.6% 27.3%
Some College 19.2% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.9% 8.4% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 30.6% 24.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 20.1% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.7% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.3% 1.7% 1.4%

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