Ouray, Colorado Population 2020

1,008

Ouray is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 1,008, it is the 148th largest city in Colorado and the 10268th largest city in the United States. Ouray is currently declining at a rate of -0.10% annually but its population has increased by 0.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,000 in 2010. Ouray reached it's highest population of 1,017 in 2016. Spanning over 1 miles, Ouray has a population density of 1,168 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ouray is $72,172 with a poverty rate of 11.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,033 per month, and the median house value is $352,100. The median age in Ouray is 49.9 years, 51.1 years for males, and 49.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.5 males.

Ouray Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ouray was:

  • White: 97.62%
  • Asian: 2.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Ouray, Colorado is 1,008, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,010.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,000.

Ouray, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White86297.62%
Asian212.38%

Ouray Population Pyramid 2020

Ouray Median Age

49.9


Total

51.1


Male

49.4


Female

Ouray Adults

There are 800 adults, (241 of whom are seniors) in Ouray.

Ouray Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Ouray Sex Ratio

Female

461

52.21%

Male

422

47.79%

Ouray Households and Families

Ouray Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ouray Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All70.4%29.6%
Non Family59.4%40.6%
Female55%45%
Male0%100%

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4252.0870.4
Non Family2071.5659.4
Married1902.6186.8
Female202.355
Male82.250

2.47

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ouray Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade162.23%
High School Graduate16723.29%
Some College18625.94%
Associates Degree456.28%
Bachelors Degree12417.29%
Graduate Degree17924.97%

Ouray Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 42.98%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,083$51,667$32,277
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,500$$30,250
Some College$33,125$35,833$30,833
Bachelors Degree$51,250$95,417$40,833
Graduate Degree$54,265$58,333$53,571

$37,083

Average Earnings

$51,667

Average Male

$32,277

Average Female

Ouray Language

Ouray Language by Age

Ouray Language

86.78% of Ouray residents speak only English, while 13.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.65% of the population.

Ouray Poverty

Ouray Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White850799.29%
Asian2121100.00%

11.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.03%

Male Poverty Rate

9.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ouray

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ouray is White, with 9.29% 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 30.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.22%.

Name Poverty
High School26.35%
Some College11.26%
Bachelors or Greater2.97%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed9.36%
Female Employed6.43%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Ouray Income

Ouray Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,303$72,172
Families$73,056$88,322
Married Families$88,611-
Non Families$53,355$55,014

Ouray Marital Status

Ouray Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Ouray Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Ouray Marital Status by Race

Ouray Veterans

95

Number of Veterans

75

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War24
Vietnam21
Second Gulf War15
Korea3
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+37
35 to 5434
18 to 3415
55 to 649
65 to 74

$Ouray Veterans by Education

22.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ouray Employment Status

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ouray Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

28.09%

Born in Colorado

98.41%

Native Born

1.59%

Foreign Born

0.45%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.41% of Ouray residents were born in the United States, with 28.09% having been born in Colorado. 0.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,008-1-0.10%
20191,009-1-0.10%
20181,010-6-0.59%
20171,016-1-0.10%
20161,017313.14%
2015986-13-1.30%
2014999-13-1.28%
20131,01240.40%
20121,008141.41%
2011994-12-1.19%
20101,0060.00%