Ouray County, Colorado Population 2018

Ouray County, Colorado's estimated population is 4,794 with a growth rate of 0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ouray County, Colorado is the 53rd largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20174,653-141-2.94%
20174,794100.21%
20164,7841954.25%
20154,589290.64%
20144,560200.44%
20134,540461.02%
20124,494811.84%
20114,413-34-0.76%
20104,4472,15293.77%
19902,29537019.22%
19801,92537924.51%
19701,546-55-3.44%
19601,601-502-23.87%
19502,103140.67%
19402,08930517.10%
19301,784-836-31.91%
19202,620-894-25.44%
19103,514-1,217-25.72%
19004,731-1,779-27.33%
18906,5103,841143.91%
18802,6690.00%

Ouray County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,563
Two or More Races44
Asian24
American Indian and Alaska Native15
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4
Some Other Race3

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

Ouray County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250300350 Male Population50100150200250300350 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Ouray County, Colorado Median Age

53.7


Total

54.3


Male

53


Female

Ouray County, Colorado Adults

There are 3,968 adults, (1,230 of whom are seniors) in Ouray County, Colorado.

Ouray County, Colorado Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25

Child Dependency Ratio

Ouray County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

2,455

52.76%

Male

2,198

47.24%

Ouray County, Colorado Households and Families

Ouray County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Ouray County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.2%17.8%
All69.4%30.6%
Non Family58.9%41.1%
Female36.4%63.6%
Male35.9%64.1%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ouray County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2042.1169.4
Married1,1792.5682.2
Non Family8371.3258.9
Female1102.6236.4
Male783.2235.9

2.55

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ouray County, Colorado Households

Ouray County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade60.16%
9th to 12th Grade691.84%
High School Graduate65117.37%
Some College85722.87%
Associates Degree3138.35%
Bachelors Degree1,09229.14%
Graduate Degree76020.28%

Ouray County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5193,4541,769
Hispanic16615658
Multiple Races444410
Native American151515
Islander44
Other Race333

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Ouray County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,263$37,374$28,882
Less Than High School$27,500$$
High School Grad$28,611$36,786$21,554
Some College$30,456$35,639$25,658
Bachelors Degree$40,833$50,795$36,042
Graduate Degree$37,167$36,250$37,500

$34,263

Average Earnings

$37,374

Average Male

$28,882

Average Female

Ouray County, Colorado Language

Ouray County, Colorado Language by Age

Ouray County, Colorado Language

89.20% of Ouray County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 10.80% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.82% of the population.

Ouray County, Colorado Poverty

Ouray County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,2894109.56%
Multiple443477.27%
Asian2424100.00%
Hispanic263166.08%

10.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.32%

Male Poverty Rate

9.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ouray County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ouray County, Colorado is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ouray County, Colorado is Hispanic, with 6.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.00%.

Ouray County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.67%
High School17.67%
Some College10.68%
Bachelors or Greater5.35%

Ouray County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.43%
Male Unemployed12.00%
Female Employed8.64%
Male Employed8.47%

Ouray County, Colorado Income

Ouray County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,333$75,322
Families$71,808$87,327
Married Families$80,347$
Non Families$38,177$54,434

Ouray County, Colorado Marital Status

Ouray County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Ouray County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Ouray 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 35To44.

Ouray County, Colorado Marital Status by Race


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

Ouray County, Colorado Veterans

Ouray County, Colorado Veterans by War

426

Number of Veterans

389

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam216
First Gulf War54
Second Gulf War24
Korea22
World War II14

Ouray County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74174
75+101
55 to 6485
35 to 5466
18 to 34

Ouray County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White42610.99%
Hispanic52.66%

Ouray County, Colorado Veterans by Education

10.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ouray County, Colorado Employment Status

Ouray County, Colorado Employment by Age

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Ouray County, Colorado Employment by Race

Ouray County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ouray County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ouray9981033353.51%
Ridgway8889799110.25%
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