Boulder, CO: What you need to know
With a population that strongly supports environmental protections and farm-to-table restaurants, Boulder is considered one of the best cities for liberals. Residents here enjoy pristine natural surroundings which include mountain streams and lush forest areas that provide opportunities to hike, fish, bike and rock climb. The four-block Pearl Street Mall, a pedestrian mall, sits at the heart of Downtown Boulder, filled with shops and restaurants.

Boulder, CO City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 103,919
Median Age 28
Median Household Income $58,484
Median Home Price $512,600
Walkscore 56

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Boulder, CO Business and Economy

Find out what makes Boulder the perfect place to launch a startup or build a company

Impressive list includes CU-Boulder, IBM, Lockheed Martin

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Boulder, CO Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 51.7%
  Female 48.3%

Total Employed Armed Forces: 43
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Median Population

Median Age 28.3%
Age 18 Over 86.6%
Age 21 Over 72.2%
Age 62 Over 12.4%
Age 65 Over 10%


  Ethnicity White 88.5%
  Ethnicity Black 1%
  Ethnicity Asian 5%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 8.6%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Other 1.9%


  Median Household Income $58,484
  Median Home Price $512,600
  Homes Owned 52.2%
  Homes Rent 47.8%
  Median Property Rent $1,243


  English Only 85.3%
  English Other 14.7%

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Commute Types

  Walked 10.6%
  Worked at Home 11.7%
  Public Transportation 8.4%
  Other Means 11.7%
  Drove Alone 52.5%
  Carpooled 5.2%

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