Ouray County, Colorado Population 2018

Ouray County, Colorado's estimated population is 4,794 with a growth rate of 3.07% 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
20174,7941433.07%
20164,651-133-2.78%
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
White4,554
Two or More Races48
Asian30
American Indian and Alaska Native15
Some Other Race4

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

Ouray County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Ouray County, Colorado Median Age

53.3


Total

52.7


Male

53.5


Female

Ouray County, Colorado Adults

There are 4,018 adults, (1,237 of which are seniors) in Ouray County, Colorado.

Ouray County, Colorado Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Ouray County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

2,435

52.35%

Male

2,216

47.65%

Ouray County, Colorado Households and Families

Ouray County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ouray County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.7%18.3%
All71%29%
Non Family61.7%38.3%
Male48.6%51.4%
Female37.7%62.3%

71.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ouray County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1662.1571
Married1,1842.5681.7
Non Family8021.3661.7
Female1062.9737.7
Male742.8848.6

2.58

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

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 Grade210.56%
9th to 12th Grade621.65%
High School Graduate68318.16%
Some College73119.43%
Associates Degree2155.72%
Bachelors Degree1,21132.19%
Graduate Degree83922.30%

Ouray County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,4763,4171,921
Hispanic20418480
Multiple Races484415
Asian191919
Native American151515
Other Race444

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$32,365$36,250$30,076
Less Than High School$28,194$$
High School Grad$25,000$31,944$23,393
Some College$27,692$35,352$24,034
Bachelors Degree$36,659$41,328$34,875
Graduate Degree$40,528$40,278$40,565

$32,365

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$30,076

Average Female

Ouray County, Colorado Language

Ouray County, Colorado Language by Age

Ouray County, Colorado Language

90.38% of Ouray County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 9.62% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.03% of the population.

Ouray County, Colorado Poverty

Ouray County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,2533768.84%
Multiple482960.42%
Asian301136.67%
Hispanic29793.03%

9.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.08%

Male Poverty Rate

9.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ouray County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ouray County, Colorado is Multiple, with 60.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ouray County, Colorado is Hispanic, with 3.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.82%.

Ouray County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School17.42%
Less Than High School13.25%
Some College10.57%
Bachelors or Greater4.29%

Ouray County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.29%
Male Unemployed8.42%
Female Employed8.40%
Male Employed5.59%

Ouray County, Colorado Income

Ouray County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,800$75,082
Families$73,992$87,570
Married Families$80,446$
Non Families$41,161$52,863

Ouray County, Colorado Marital Status

Ouray County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.9%

Male Marriage Rate

60.5%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Ouray County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Ouray County, Colorado Veterans

Ouray County, Colorado Veterans by War

407

Number of Veterans

384

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam233
First Gulf War36
World War II20
Korea16
Second Gulf War12

Ouray County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74181
75+94
55 to 6473
35 to 5459
18 to 34

Ouray County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White40710.38%
Hispanic114.89%

Ouray County, Colorado Veterans by Education

10.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ouray County, Colorado Employment Status

Ouray County, Colorado Employment by Age

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

6.4%

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