Montezuma County CO Information


Montezuma County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 27,171
Daytime Population: Workers 10,550
Daytime Population: Residents 15,729
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,279
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 26,934
Population in Familes 21,867
Population in Group Qrtrs 237
Population Density2 13
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $43,495
Average Household Income $60,982
Per Capita Income $25,226


Total Housing Units 12,648 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,810 (61.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,371 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,467 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $209,370
Average Home Value $266,472


Total Households 11,181
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 7,479
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 0.86% 0.82%
Households 0.82% 0.8%
Families 0.76% 0.76%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.07%


Montezuma County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Montezuma County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents 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 # 21 69th
Population Density # 30 55th
Diversity Index # 22 67th
Median Household Income # 39 41st
Per Capita Income # 36 45th

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