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Naturita, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Town of Naturita had a population of 542 as of July 1, 2017. Naturita ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Naturita is located at latitude 38.2186 and longitude -108.5683 in Montrose County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Naturita (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montrose County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,423 feet.

The Town of Naturita (GNIS ID: 2413035) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Naturita is located within Nucla Division of Montrose County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Naturita population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Naturita, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 542
Daytime Population: Workers 162
Daytime Population: Residents 314
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 476
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 542
Population in Familes 425
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 789
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $31,986
Average Household Income $45,289
Per Capita Income $20,554


Total Housing Units 317 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 176 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 78 (24.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 63 (19.9%)
Median Home Value $132,692
Average Home Value $172,159


Total Households 254
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 153
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.1% 0.0%
Households 0.05% 0.08%
Families 0.46% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.2%
Per Capita Income   1.87%

Naturita, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Naturita to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 274 40th
Population Density # 222 52nd
Diversity Index # 354 22nd
Median Household Income # 435 5th
Per Capita Income # 402 12th

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