Arvada, CO Demographics

The total population of Arvada is estimated to be 123,066 with 61,333 males (49.84%) and 61,733 females (50.16%). There are 400 more females than males in Arvada.
The median household income in Arvada was $104,499 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 508(0.48%) from $105,007 in 2020. This income is 140.07% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Arvada sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $135,403. Overall, the median household income for the city of Arvada stands at $110,100.
In Arvada, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $65,006 for males and $43,985 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $88,273 for males and $66,754 for females.
In Arvada, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 5 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, White households have the highest median household income at $111,907, while Black or African American households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $71,044.
In 2022, the population of Arvada was 121,581, a 1.63% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Arvada's population was 123,591, a decline of 0.65% compared to a population of 124,394 in 2020.
The median age in Arvada, CO is 39.9, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 17.56% were under the age of 15, 16.79% aged 15 to 29, 48.63% aged 30 to 64, 15.13% aged 65 to 84, and 1.89% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Arvada population: 86.07% are White, 1.04% are Black or African American, 0.62% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 2.27% are Asian, 0% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 2.84% are some other race and 7.15% are multiracial.