Living in Parachute, CO

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Parachute SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
4
Education
3
Commute
5

Parachute, Colorado Info Snack

Population
1,242
Unemployment
7.3%
Poverty
20.4%
Median Home
$166,100
Median Income
$45,357
Median Rent
$892

Rankings for Parachute in Colorado

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Map Of Parachute, CO

Population over time in Parachute

Year Population % Change
2017 1,242 0.7%
2016 1,233 4.4%
2015 1,181 7.9%
2014 1,095 -6.6%
2013 1,172 11.8%
2012 1,048 -7.1%
2011 1,128 -18.3%
2010 1,380 35.4%
2009 1,019 -

Crime in Parachute, CO Report

Crime/100k Parachute CO USA
Violent Crime 892.9 397.2 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 89.3 66.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 714.3 255.4 246.8
Property Crime 2767.9 2671.6 2199.5
Burglary 535.7 375.2 376.0
Larceny 2053.6 1915.9 1594.6
Car Theft 178.6 380.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Parachute

White
59.3% (736)
African American
2.8% (35)
American Indian
4.1% (51)
Asian
0.2% (3)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (9)
Hispanic
32.9% (408)
Race Parachute CO USA
White 59.3% 68.3% 61.1%
African American 2.8% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 4.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 3.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 32.9% 21.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Parachute, Colorado

Less than $10,000
8.3% (10,260)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (5,400)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.8% (18,360)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (11,070)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (19,440)
$50,000 to $74,999
25.9% (32,130)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.9% (19,710)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.9% (4,860)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (2,970)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Parachute CO USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 3.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.8% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 8.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 12.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 25.9% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.9% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.9% 16.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 7.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 7.9% 7.0%

Gender in Parachute

Female
47.8% (594)
Male
52.2% (648)
Gender Parachute CO USA
Female 47.8% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Parachute for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (136)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (136)
High School / GED
31.0% (385)
Some College
22.0% (273)
Associate's Degree
18.0% (223)
Bachelor's Degree
3.0% (37)
Master's Degree
4.0% (49)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Parachute CO USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 18.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 3.0% 25.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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