Montrose County, Colorado Population 2018

Montrose County, Colorado's estimated population is 41,784 with a growth rate of 2.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Montrose County, Colorado is the 17th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201741,7849182.25%
201640,866-294-0.71%
201641,1606261.54%
201540,534-19-0.05%
201440,553440.11%
201340,509-96-0.24%
201240,605-320-0.78%
201140,925-262-0.64%
201041,18716,76468.64%
199024,423710.29%
198024,3525,98632.59%
197018,366800.44%
196018,2863,06620.14%
195015,220-198-1.28%
194015,4183,67631.31%
193011,742-110-0.93%
192011,8521,56115.17%
191010,2915,756126.92%
19004,53555513.94%
18903,9800.00%

Montrose County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,916
Some Other Race1,108
Two or More Races643
American Indian and Alaska Native402
Asian323
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander241
Black or African American233

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Montrose County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Montrose County, Colorado Median Age

44.6


Total

43.2


Male

45.6


Female

Montrose County, Colorado Adults

There are 31,712 adults, (8,745 of which are seniors) in Montrose County, Colorado.

Montrose County, Colorado Age Dependency

78

Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Montrose County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

20,723

50.71%

Male

20,143

49.29%

Montrose County, Colorado Households and Families

Montrose County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Montrose County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
Male70.5%29.5%
All69.6%30.4%
Non Family55.6%44.4%
Female47.1%52.9%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montrose County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,5872.4369.6
Married8,9702.9482.3
Non Family5,3811.1755.6
Female1,7033.4347.1
Male5333.4370.5

2.96

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Montrose County, Colorado Households

Montrose County, Colorado Education

Montrose County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4014.84%
9th to 12th Grade1,8446.37%
High School Graduate9,29232.10%
Some College7,44025.70%
Associates Degree2,0887.21%
Bachelors Degree4,23014.61%
Graduate Degree2,6559.17%

Montrose County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,57122,2856,532
Hispanic4,3312,597229
Other Race52621623
Multiple Races34530228
Native American32324725
Black19713216
Islander196149
Asian16913955

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.54%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.54%.

Montrose County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,650$34,451$24,010
Less Than High School$21,320$26,077$14,457
High School Grad$28,675$32,588$23,750
Some College$27,231$32,233$22,429
Bachelors Degree$40,314$46,477$35,531
Graduate Degree$46,711$55,180$37,941

$29,650

Average Earnings

$34,451

Average Male

$24,010

Average Female

Montrose County, Colorado Language

Montrose County, Colorado Language by Age

Montrose County, Colorado Language

84.35% of Montrose County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 15.65% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.38% of the population.

Montrose County, Colorado Poverty

Montrose County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,8904,32614.00%
Hispanic8,0922,53531.33%
Other1,08239936.88%
Multiple63615324.06%
Native40213232.84%
Islander24111648.13%
Asian32310131.27%
Black2113918.48%

18.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.06%

Male Poverty Rate

19.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montrose County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montrose County, Colorado is Islander, with 48.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montrose County, Colorado is White, with 14.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.59%.

Montrose County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.57%
Some College15.70%
High School12.13%
Bachelors or Greater4.62%

Montrose County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.93%
Male Unemployed24.81%
Female Employed10.27%
Male Employed9.18%

Montrose County, Colorado Income

Montrose County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,890$55,363
Families$55,582$64,408
Married Families$62,556$
Non Families$22,839$33,985

Montrose County, Colorado Marital Status

Montrose County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Montrose County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Montrose County, Colorado Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Montrose County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Montrose County, Colorado Veterans

Montrose County, Colorado Veterans by War

3,638

Number of Veterans

3,280

Male Veterans

358

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,433
First Gulf War606
Korea469
Second Gulf War216
World War II188

Montrose County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,099
65 to 741,079
35 to 54742
55 to 64596
18 to 34122

Montrose County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,49211.76%
Hispanic2454.71%
2 or More8119.29%
Other426.23%
Asian2311.06%

Montrose County, Colorado Veterans by Education

7.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montrose County, Colorado Employment Status

Montrose County, Colorado Employment by Age

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Montrose County, Colorado Employment by Race

Montrose County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Montrose County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Montrose19127193111840.96%
Olathe18491808-41-2.22%
Nucla711710-1-0.14%
Naturita546530-16-2.93%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990