Evans, CO

Evans profile

Living in Evans

Evans is a medium-sized city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 21,205 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Evans is the 31st largest community in Colorado. Evans has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Evans, where the median household income is $59,527.00.

Evans is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Evans is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Evans who work in office and administrative support (13.79%), sales jobs (9.94%), and food service (7.47%).

The percentage of adults in Evans with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.39% of adults in Evans have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Evans in 2018 was $25,286, which is lower middle income relative to Colorado, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $101,144 for a family of four. However, Evans contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Evans is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Evans home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Evans residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Evans also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 44.50% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Evans include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Norwegian.

The most common language spoken in Evans is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.