Evergreen is a census-designated place (CDP) and a U.S. Post Office in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. Evergreen is roughly 29 miles (47 km) west of Denver. The population was 9,038 at the 2010 census.
Evergreen sits at an elevation of 7,220 feet (2,200 m) in the Rocky Mountains, 19 miles west of Denver, Colorado.
Evergreen is located at 39°38′20″N 105°20′11″W / 39.63889°N 105.33639°W / 39.63889; -105.33639 (39.638905, -105.336318).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 11.6 square miles (30 km), of which, 11.6 square miles (30 km) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km) of it (0.52%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 9,216 people, 3,591 households, and 2,689 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 795.7 people per square mile (307.3/km). There were 3,840 housing units at an average density of 331.5 per square mile (128.0/km). The racial makeup of the CDP was 97.35% White, 0.26% African American, 0.36% Native American, 0.62% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 0.25% from other races, and 1.10% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.08% of the population.
There were 3,591 households out of which 36.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.6% were married couples living together, 6.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.1% were non-families. 19.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 2.94.
In the CDP, the population was spread out with 25.9% under the age of 18, 4.6% from 18 to 24, 29.6% from 25 to 44, 31.7% from 45 to 64, and 8.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females, there were 99.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.6 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $79,380, and the median income for a family was $88,589. Males had a median income of $62,917 versus $37,392 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $36,654. About 2.3% of families and 3.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.3% of those under age 18 and 4.7% of those age 65 or over.