Colonia Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Colonia Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
18,016

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.7%
5 - 17:
13.7%
18 - 24:
7.1%
25 - 34:
12.7%
35 - 54:
28.2%
55 - 64:
14.4%
Over 65 Years:
18.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.3%
4.3%
High School Graduates
93.7%
93.7%
College Graduated
40.6%
40.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Colonia
$44,121
$44,121
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Colonia
$112,590
$112,590
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.1%

Employment Industries in Colonia

 
Retail
13.0%
13.0%
Education
12.4%
12.4%
Healthcare
12.3%
12.3%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
9.1%
9.1%
Manufacturing
8.3%
8.3%
Finance
6.2%
6.2%
Transportation
5.6%
5.6%
Construction
5.6%
5.6%
Accommodation
5.5%
5.5%
Public Service
4.7%
4.7%
Other
4.3%
4.3%
Administration
3.6%
3.6%
Wholesale
2.7%
2.7%
Information Technology
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
64.3%
64.3%
Asian
15.8%
15.8%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
12.0%
12.0%
Black or African American
6.0%
6.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.8%
1.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Italian
22.0%
22.0%
Irish
14.8%
14.8%
Polish
12.4%
12.4%
German
9.4%
9.4%
Portuguese
4.6%
4.6%
English
2.1%
2.1%
Slovak
1.5%
1.5%
Russian
1.4%
1.4%
Ukrainian
1.2%
1.2%
Hungarian
1.1%
1.1%
French
1.1%
1.1%
Scottish
0.9%
0.9%
European
0.8%
0.8%
Lithuanian
0.7%
0.7%
Haitian
0.6%
0.6%
African
0.6%
0.6%
Jamaican
0.6%
0.6%
Austrian
0.5%
0.5%
Egyptian
0.5%
0.5%
Greek
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
66.4%
66.4%
Langs. of India
10.6%
10.6%
Spanish
7.8%
7.8%
Polish
4.0%
4.0%
Italian
2.1%
2.1%
Portuguese
2.1%
2.1%
Other Asian languages
1.9%
1.9%
Tagalog
1.4%
1.4%
Slavic languages
0.9%
0.9%
Chinese
0.9%
0.9%
French
0.9%
0.9%
Urdu
0.9%
0.9%
Arabic
0.2%
0.2%
Russian
0.2%
0.2%
Other Indo-European
0.2%
0.2%
Hungarian
0.1%
0.1%
French Creole
0.1%
0.1%
Greek
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Colonia Residents:
24.8%