The data behind the demographics of Arapahoe County

Characteristics of Arapahoe County


What characteristics distinguish Arapahoe County from other counties in Colorado? Learn more about the demographics behind our population.

Subarea Characteristics


To provide information for areas below the County level, the following reports use the five county commissioner districts. In 2010, each of these districts contained about 115,000 people.

Unincorporated Area Characteristics


Much of the population and employment in Arapahoe County is contained within the thirteen incorporated cities and towns. The following reports present information for the area outside of these places but in the unincorporated portion of the County.

Eastern Plains Area Characteristics


The Eastern Plains area of the County is of special interest since it contains most of the non-urban area that may develop in the future. The Arapahoe County Planning Commission is directing much of its attention to this area as part of an update to the County comprehensive plan.