Fremont County, CO Demographics

The total population of Fremont County is estimated to be 49,107 with 28,582 males (58.20%) and 20,525 females (41.80%). There are 8,057 less females than males in Fremont County.
The median household income in Fremont County was $57,733 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 1,603(2.70%) from $59,336 in 2020. This income is 77.38% 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, Fremont County sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $73,470. Overall, the median household income for the county of Fremont County stands at $57,733.
In Fremont County, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $38,277 for males and $25,654 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $60,439 for males and $47,296 for females.
In Fremont County, there are just three different racial groups among households. Among these, White households report a median household income of $58,402, followed by Black or African American households at $57,818, and American Indian and Alaska Native households with a median household income of $43,236.
In 2022, the population of Fremont County was 49,621, a 0.79% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Fremont County's population was 49,234, an increase of 0.73% compared to a population of 48,878 in 2020.
The median age in Fremont County, CO is 44.8, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 13.26% were under the age of 15, 15.84% aged 15 to 29, 49.45% aged 30 to 64, 19.49% aged 65 to 84, and 1.97% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Fremont County population: 88.78% are White, 4.46% are Black or African American, 1.25% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.71% are Asian, 0% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 0.98% are some other race and 3.82% are multiracial.