Ouray County CO Information


Ouray County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,920
Population in Households 4,920
Population in Familes 3,964
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 21


Median Household Income $57,295
Average Household Income $79,071
Per Capita Income $36,112


Total Housing Units 3,316 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,574 (47.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 673 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,069 (32.2%)
Median Home Value $444,651
Average Home Value $539,740


Total Households 2,247
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 1,504
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 1.26% 1.55%
Households 1.29% 1.56%
Families 1.23% 1.51%
Median Household Income   0.41%
Per Capita Income   0.89%


Ouray County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ouray 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 # 52 20th
Population Density # 35 47th
Diversity Index # 61 6th
Median Household Income # 25 63rd
Per Capita Income # 16 77th

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