A diverse population in Metro Denver fosters a culture of creativity, openness, and energy, all essential ingredients for the region's Mountain West lifestyle.
The ethnic and minority population groups combined represent approximately one-third of Metro Denver’s total population, and are growing rapidly. The minority population represented just over one-third of the Metro Denver population in 2015, up 6.3 percentage points from 2000.
|Race||Metro Denver||N. Colorado|
|Hispanic Origin*||22.3%||19.4%||*Persons of Hispanic Origin may be of any race. Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates Program 2015.|