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Ignacio, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Town of Ignacio had a population of 751 as of July 1, 2017. Ignacio ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Ignacio is located at latitude 37.1177 and longitude -107.6375 in La Plata County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Ignacio (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. La Plata County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,453 feet.

The Town of Ignacio (GNIS ID: 2412787) 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 Ignacio is located within Ignacio Division of La Plata County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ignacio 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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Ignacio, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 751
Daytime Population: Workers 712
Daytime Population: Residents 445
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,157
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.54
Population in Households 738
Population in Familes 584
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density2 1,808
Diversity Index3 83


Median Household Income $44,378
Average Household Income $52,856
Per Capita Income $20,352


Total Housing Units 324 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 131 (40.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 169 (52.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 24 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $123,529
Average Home Value $159,038


Total Households 300
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 187
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 1.03% 1.2%
Households 0.96% 1.17%
Families 0.92% 1.15%
Median Household Income   1.14%
Per Capita Income   2.15%

Ignacio, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ignacio 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 # 239 48th
Population Density # 93 80th
Diversity Index # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 325 29th
Per Capita Income # 407 11th

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