Living in Cortez, CO

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Cortez, Colorado Info Snack

Population
8,675
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
20.5%
Median Home
$170,300
Median Income
$42,271
Median Rent
$812

Cortez SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Cortez, CO Crime Report

325
Total Crimes
3,715.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
50.00%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Cortez
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 325 3,715.1 2,971.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 43 491.5 381.0 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.8 5.0
Robbery 4 45.7 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 29 331.5 246.3 250.2
Property Crime 282 3,223.6 2,590.7 2,109.9
Burglary 26 297.2 348.4 340.5
Larceny 246 2,812.1 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 114.3 384.0 219.9

Cortez, CO Cost Of Living

93
Cortez's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Cortez Colorado National Average
Overall 93 110 100
Services 97 103 100
Groceries 108 97 100
Health 106 104 100
Housing 79 134 100
Transportation 108 102 100
Utilities 84 86 100

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Rankings for Cortez in Colorado

Map Of Cortez, CO

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Population over time in Cortez

Year Population % Change
2019 8,675 0.4%
2018 8,637 0.7%
2017 8,579 -1.2%
2016 8,683 1.3%
2015 8,571 0.7%
2014 8,515 0.2%
2013 8,496 0.5%
2012 8,453 0.2%
2011 8,438 0.3%
2010 8,412 -

Race / Ethnicity in Cortez

White
67.2% (5,829)
African American
0.5% (41)
American Indian
7.5% (648)
Asian
1.7% (151)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (29)
Two Or More
3.0% (264)
Hispanic
19.7% (1,713)
Race Cortez CO USA
White 67.2% 68.1% 60.7%
African American 0.5% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 7.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.7% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 19.7% 21.5% 18.0%

Gender in Cortez

Female
51.8% (4,495)
Male
48.2% (4,180)
Gender Cortez CO USA
Female 51.8% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cortez for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (260)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (694)
High School / GED
26.0% (2,255)
Some College
25.0% (2,168)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (607)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,561)
Master's Degree
9.0% (780)
Professional Degree
2.0% (173)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (173)
Education Cortez CO USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Cortez, Colorado

Less than $10,000
7.2% (62,716)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (61,312)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.4% (107,179)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.1% (70,439)
$35,000 to $49,999
21.4% (186,043)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.7% (171,300)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (95,010)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (83,309)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (20,827)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (9,360)
Income Cortez CO USA
Less than $10,000 7.2% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.4% 7.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.1% 7.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 21.4% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.7% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 17.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 8.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 8.8% 7.7%

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