Montrose County, Colorado Population 2018

Montrose County, Colorado's estimated population is 41,784 with a growth rate of 1.52% 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
201740,908-876-2.10%
201741,7846241.52%
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
White38,287
Some Other Race964
Two or More Races672
Asian335
American Indian and Alaska Native325
Black or African American173
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander152

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Montrose County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Montrose County, Colorado Median Age

44.7


Total

42.7


Male

45.9


Female

Montrose County, Colorado Adults

There are 31,766 adults, (8,916 of whom are seniors) in Montrose County, Colorado.

Montrose County, Colorado Age Dependency

79

Age Dependency Ratio

39

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Montrose County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

20,726

50.66%

Male

20,182

49.34%

Montrose County, Colorado Households and Families

Montrose County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Montrose County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.5%18.5%
All69.2%30.8%
Male65.8%34.2%
Non Family55.6%44.4%
Female49.5%50.5%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montrose County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,9512.3869.2
Married9,0082.8881.5
Non Family5,6291.1955.6
Female1,6563.4449.5
Male6583.1665.8

2.92

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

4.1%

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 Grade1,1764.06%
9th to 12th Grade1,9246.64%
High School Graduate9,68833.46%
Some College7,14624.68%
Associates Degree2,2347.71%
Bachelors Degree4,53315.65%
Graduate Degree2,2577.79%

Montrose County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,63122,2036,213
Hispanic4,3952,853369
Other Race4542016
Multiple Races36431452
Native American28619420
Asian19417862
Islander12212257
Black11810317

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 46.72%.

Montrose County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,267$35,831$26,100
Less Than High School$23,008$26,951$15,962
High School Grad$29,964$36,064$24,141
Some College$30,167$33,606$24,211
Bachelors Degree$37,409$45,326$33,777
Graduate Degree$53,569$57,584$40,682

$31,267

Average Earnings

$35,831

Average Male

$26,100

Average Female

Montrose County, Colorado Language

Montrose County, Colorado Language by Age

Montrose County, Colorado Language

83.72% of Montrose County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 16.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.42% of the population.

Montrose County, Colorado Poverty

Montrose County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,8474,31413.99%
Hispanic8,2662,48830.10%
Other96437138.49%
Multiple66415723.64%
Native32513340.92%
Asian3359327.76%
Islander1526542.76%
Black1564528.85%

17.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.46%

Male Poverty Rate

20.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montrose County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montrose County, Colorado is Islander, with 42.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montrose County, Colorado is White, with 13.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.07%.

Montrose County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.48%
Some College13.19%
High School11.07%
Bachelors or Greater5.31%

Montrose County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.00%
Male Unemployed28.00%
Female Employed10.88%
Male Employed8.46%

Montrose County, Colorado Income

Montrose County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,865$57,149
Families$57,310$67,163
Married Families$65,781$
Non Families$23,382$35,064

Montrose County, Colorado Marital Status

Montrose County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Montrose County, Colorado Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Montrose County, Colorado Veterans

Montrose County, Colorado Veterans by War

3,514

Number of Veterans

3,205

Male Veterans

309

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,504
First Gulf War476
Korea429
Second Gulf War227
World War II173

Montrose County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,184
75+1,134
35 to 54637
55 to 64476
18 to 3483

Montrose County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,35911.18%
Hispanic2815.28%
2 or More8622.05%
Other539.38%
Asian167.27%

Montrose County, Colorado Veterans by Education

5.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montrose County, Colorado Employment Status

Montrose County, Colorado Employment by Age

56.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

8%

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