Monument SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
6

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Monument, Colorado Info Snack

The Town of Monument is a statutory town situated at the base of the Rampart Range in El Paso County, Colorado, United States. Monument is bordered by Pike National Forest on the west, Colorado Springs and the United States Air Force Academy to the south, foothills and rock outcroppings to the north, and rolling plains to the east. Monument was first settled as a stop along the Rio Grande Railroad in 1872, and the area was incorporated as a town called Henry's Station in 1879, but the name was later changed to Monument. The town population was 5,530 at the 2010 United States Census, an increase of 181% from the population of 1,971 in 2000.
Population
6,760
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
3.3%
Median Home
$337,500
Median Income
$104,488
Median Rent
$1,681

Rankings for Monument in Colorado

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3

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Map Of Monument, CO

Population over time in Monument

Year Population % Change
2017 6,760 6.5%
2016 6,346 1.5%
2015 6,252 0.4%
2014 6,226 11.4%
2013 5,588 3.4%
2012 5,403 4.9%
2011 5,153 5.8%
2010 4,869 -

Crime in Monument Per 100k

Crime Monument CO USA
Violent Crime 45.2 368.1 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.9 5.3
Robbery 0.0 68.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 45.2 226.9 248.9
Property Crime 2634.0 2701.6 2362.0
Burglary 255.9 406.9 430.4
Larceny 2197.5 1904.9 1694.0
Car Theft 180.6 389.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Monument

White
76.2% (5,154)
African American
1.6% (107)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.2% (151)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
8.5% (572)
Hispanic
11.5% (776)
Race Monument CO USA
White 76.2% 68.6% 61.5%
African American 1.6% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 3.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 8.5% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 11.5% 21.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Monument, Colorado

Less than $10,000
3.4% (22,984)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.7% (4,732)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (39,884)
$25,000 to $34,999
0.6% (4,056)
$35,000 to $49,999
3.7% (25,012)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.5% (84,500)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.2% (123,032)
$100,000 to $149,999
29.7% (200,772)
$150,000 to $199,999
16.6% (112,216)
$200,000 or more
8.7% (58,811)
Income Monument CO USA
Less than $10,000 3.4% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.7% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 8.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 0.6% 8.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 3.7% 12.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.5% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.2% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 29.7% 16.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 16.6% 7.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 8.7% 7.1% 6.3%

Gender in Monument

Female
50.7% (3,430)
Male
49.3% (3,329)
Gender Monument CO USA
Female 50.7% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Monument for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.6% (310)
9-12th Grade
2.7% (179)
High School / GED
6.2% (418)
Some College
19.7% (1,328)
Associate's Degree
9.2% (623)
Bachelor's Degree
30.6% (2,068)
Master's Degree
21.6% (1,460)
Professional Degree
3.9% (261)
Doctorate Degree
1.6% (109)
Education Monument CO USA
< 9th Grade 4.6% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.7% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 6.2% 21.6% 27.3%
Some College 19.7% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.2% 8.4% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 30.6% 24.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 21.6% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.9% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.6% 1.7% 1.4%

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