Montezuma County CO Information


Montezuma County Subdivisions

Montezuma County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 27,562
Population in Households 27,319
Population in Familes 22,264
Population in Group Qrtrs 243
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 52


Median Household Income $43,470
Average Household Income $60,983
Per Capita Income $25,288


Total Housing Units 12,796 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,857 (61.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,512 (27.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,427 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $214,469
Average Home Value $272,766


Total Households 11,369
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 7,587
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.93% 1.2%
Households 0.92% 1.2%
Families 0.85% 1.15%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   1.22%


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, 2018 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 # 31 53rd
Diversity Index # 22 67th
Median Household Income # 40 39th
Per Capita Income # 40 39th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.