In 2020, Golden, CO had a population of 20.4k people with a median age of 35 and a median household income of $80,338. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Golden, CO declined from 20,693 to 20,391, a −1.46% decrease and its median household income grew from $72,349 to $80,338, a 11% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Golden, CO are White (Non-Hispanic) (85%), White (Hispanic) (6.37%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.91%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.49%).
None of the households in Golden, CO reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
95.1% of the residents in Golden, CO are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Golden, CO are Colorado School of Mines (1,590 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Golden, CO was $541,400, and the homeownership rate was 60.8%.
Most people in Golden, CO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Golden, CO was 2 cars per household.