Ouray is a city located in Ouray County Colorado. It is also the county seat of Ouray County. With a 2020 population of 878, it is the 226th largest city in Colorado and the 15711th largest city in the United States. Ouray is currently declining at a rate of -1.13% annually and its population has decreased by -16.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,046 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Ouray has a population density of 1,018 people per square mile.
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 - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Ouray is 46 years, 44.7 years for males, and 48.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ouraywas:
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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%.
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.
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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%.
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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.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ouray
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.