Mineral County is located in south-central Colorado. The County Seat is Creede and the largest city is Creede. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.mineralcountycolorado.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 698 and the 2010 census population was 712. The land area is 875.67 square miles and there are 0.8 persons per square mile.
97.2% of the population is White, 0.3% is Black or African American, 3.6% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.4% is Asian, 1% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.1% is two or more races. 96.5% have a high school degree or higher, and 39.3% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $275,000, there are 393 households, an average of 1.85 persons per household. The per capita income is $42,255, the median household income is $47,083, and 6.4% of the persons in Mineral County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 510. Retail sales (in $1000) were $6,008, and sales per capita were $6,239.
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