Population Estimates

County Population
  • 2000 official U.S. Census: 14,523
  • 2010 official U.S. Census: 16,206
  • 2012 Population Estimate: 16,029
  • Platte Canyon area (2010): 9,234
  • South Park area (2010): 4,793
  • Lake George / Guffey area (2010): 2,179
  • Fairplay, Town of (2012 Estimate): 670
  • Alma, Town of (2012 Estimate): 267
  • Age distribution of population (2012 Estimate)
    • Under 5 years: 4%
    • Under 18 years: 17.4%
    • 18-64 Years: 68.6 %
    • Over 65 years: 14%
  • White persons (2012 Estimate): 95.3%
  • Female persons (2012 Estimate): 47.4%
For population for the communities in Park County, view the Community Profiles.