Ouray, Colorado Population 2022

1,106
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Ouray is a city located in Ouray County Colorado. Ouray has a 2020 population of 1,106. It is also the county seat of Ouray County. Ouray is currently growing at a rate of 2.22% annually and its population has increased by 9.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,006 in 2010.

The average household income in Ouray is $87,716 with a poverty rate of 2.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $877 per month, and the median house value is $463,600. The median age in Ouray is 46 years, 44.7 years for males, and 48.2 years for females.

Ouray Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ouraywas:

  • White: 94.55%
  • Two or more races: 5.45%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Ouray, Colorado is 1,106 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,106.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,006.

Ouray, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White98994.55%
Two or More Races575.45%
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Ouray Population by Race

Ouray Population Pyramid 2022

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Ouray Median Age

50


Total

45.9


Male

52.3


Female

Ouray Adults

There are 907 adults, (317 of whom are seniors) in Ouray.

Ouray Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

53.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Ouray Sex Ratio

Female

588

56.21%

Male

458

43.79%

Ouray Population by Age

Ouray Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ouray Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
All70.9%29.1%
Non Family54.3%45.7%
Female41.9%58.1%
Male0%100%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ouray Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4572.2970.9
Married2352.6990.2
Male62.170
Female433.0741.9
Non Family1731.5554.3

2.74

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Ouray Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade80.95%
High School Graduate12014.18%
Some College18421.75%
Associates Degree799.34%
Bachelors Degree25129.67%
Graduate Degree20424.11%
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Ouray Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ouray Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races404024
White803795431
Hispanic25256

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 60.00%.

Ouray Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,913$53,143$34,583
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$16,406
Some College$$34,453$
Bachelors Degree$52,863$53,669$42,188
Graduate Degree$53,824$$53,654

$38,913

Average Earnings

$53,143

Average Male

$34,583

Average Female

Ouray Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ouray Language by Age

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Ouray Language

94.83% of Ouray residents speak only English, while 5.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.83% of the population.

Ouray Language

Ouray Poverty by Race

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2.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.40%

Male Poverty Rate

3.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ouray

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ouray is White, with 2.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ouray is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.75%.

Ouray Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School9.17%
Some College6.84%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Ouray Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.46%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Ouray Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ouray Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,292$87,839
Families$71,167$102,412
Married Families$91,250-
Non Families$62,554$63,916
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Income by Household Type

Ouray Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Ouray Married by Age and Sex

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Ouray Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Ouray Marital Status by Race

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Ouray Marital Status

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165

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War13
First Gulf War63
Vietnam54
Korea2
World War II

Ouray Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3413
35 to 5476
55 to 64
65 to 7438
75+38

Ouray Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White14716.96%
2+ Races1845.00%

Ouray Veterans by Race

Ouray Veterans by Education

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6.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ouray Veterans by Education

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63.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Ouray Employment by Age

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Ouray Employment by Race

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Ouray Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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25.91%

Born in Ouray

99.24%

Native Born

0.76%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.24% of Ouray residents were born in the United States, with 25.91% having been born in Colorado. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Ouray Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,0060.00%
2011994-12-1.19%
20121,008141.41%
20131,01240.40%
20141,000-12-1.19%
2015988-12-1.20%
20161,018303.04%
20171,0180.00%
20181,010-8-0.79%
20191,034242.38%
20201,058242.32%
20211,082242.27%
20221,106242.22%

Ouray Population by Year