Living in Delta, CO

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Delta SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Delta, CO Crime Report

434
Total Crimes
4,921.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
91.61%
Above National Average

Delta, CO Cost Of Living

95
Delta's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Delta, Colorado Info Snack

The City of Delta is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Delta County, Colorado, United States. The population was 8,915 at the 2010 census, up from 6,400 at the 2000 census. The United States Forest Service headquarters of the Grand Mesa, Gunnison, and Uncompahgre National Forests are located in Delta.
Population
8,768
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
16.3%
Median Home
$163,800
Median Income
$41,594
Median Rent
$814

Delta, CO Photos

Rankings for Delta in Colorado

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Map Of Delta, CO

Population over time in Delta

Year Population % Change
2017 8,768 0.3%
2016 8,739 -0.8%
2015 8,813 0.4%
2014 8,779 -0.2%
2013 8,801 -0.5%
2012 8,843 -0.0%
2011 8,845 0.1%
2010 8,837 0.7%
2009 8,779 -
Crime/100k Delta CO USA
Violent Crime 215.4 397.2 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 22.7 66.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 158.7 255.4 246.8
Property Crime 4705.7 2671.6 2199.5
Burglary 895.8 375.2 376.0
Larceny 3526.5 1915.9 1594.6
Car Theft 283.5 380.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Delta

White
72.5% (6,354)
African American
0.4% (31)
American Indian
0.9% (77)
Asian
2.3% (201)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (126)
Hispanic
22.6% (1,979)
Race Delta CO USA
White 72.5% 68.3% 61.1%
African American 0.4% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.3% 3.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 22.6% 21.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Delta, Colorado

Less than $10,000
7.5% (66,168)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (59,941)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.2% (124,552)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (95,749)
$35,000 to $49,999
21.2% (186,050)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (169,443)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.1% (79,921)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.7% (76,548)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (12,455)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (5,968)
Income Delta CO USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 3.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.2% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 8.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 21.2% 12.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.1% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.7% 16.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 7.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 7.9% 7.0%

Gender in Delta

Female
47.9% (4,195)
Male
52.1% (4,572)
Gender Delta CO USA
Female 47.9% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 52.1% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Delta for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (526)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (876)
High School / GED
36.0% (3,156)
Some College
21.0% (1,841)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (789)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,139)
Master's Degree
5.0% (438)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Delta CO USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 25.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Delta

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

Rick Roybal

Ha! I live in Delta. Moved here from Englewood last year. It's a nice clean town. A great place to retire. Population 8000. Housings cheap, taxes are low. Anywhere in Colorado, except Co Spgs is better than anyplace else.

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