Cortez SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9

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Cortez, Colorado Info Snack

The City of Cortez is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Montezuma County, Colorado, United States. The city population was 8,482 at the 2010 United States Census.
Population
8,683
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
21.4%
Median Home
$149,600
Median Income
$39,530
Median Rent
$697

Rankings for Cortez in Colorado

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Map Of Cortez, CO

Population over time in Cortez

Year Population % Change
2016 8,683 1.3%
2015 8,571 0.7%
2014 8,515 0.2%
2013 8,496 0.5%
2012 8,453 0.2%
2011 8,438 0.3%
2010 8,412 -

Crime in Cortez Per 100k

Crime Cortez CO USA
Violent Crime 164.9 368.1 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.9 5.3
Robbery 44.0 68.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 88.0 226.9 248.9
Property Crime 3166.6 2701.6 2362.0
Burglary 22.0 406.9 430.4
Larceny 3111.6 1904.9 1694.0
Car Theft 33.0 389.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Cortez

White
66.8% (5,803)
African American
0.0% (1)
American Indian
15.5% (1,345)
Asian
0.1% (7)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.1% (352)
Hispanic
13.5% (1,175)
Race Cortez CO USA
White 66.8% 69.0% 60.6%
African American 0.0% 3.9% 10.4%
American Indian 15.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 2.9% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.3% 2.5%
Hispanic 13.5% 21.1% 17.3%

Household Income For Cortez, Colorado

Less than $10,000
8.6% (746)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (538)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (1,319)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (1,068)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.9% (1,727)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (1,615)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (842)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.6% (573)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (199)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (52)
Income Cortez CO USA
Less than $10,000 8.6% 5.6% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 3.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 8.6% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 9.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.9% 12.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 18.2% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 13.5% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.6% 15.4% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 6.5% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 6.3% 5.7%

Gender in Cortez

Female
50.5% (4,388)
Male
49.5% (4,294)
Gender Cortez CO USA
Female 50.5% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cortez for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.3% (372)
9-12th Grade
8.3% (716)
High School / GED
29.4% (2,552)
Some College
26.3% (2,281)
Associate's Degree
8.8% (767)
Bachelor's Degree
12.4% (1,074)
Master's Degree
7.4% (640)
Professional Degree
1.3% (113)
Doctorate Degree
1.9% (163)
Education Cortez CO USA
< 9th Grade 4.3% 3.7% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 8.3% 5.3% 7.4%
High School / GED 29.4% 21.7% 27.5%
Some College 26.3% 22.2% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.8% 8.4% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 12.4% 24.4% 18.8%
Master's Degree 7.4% 10.5% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.3% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.9% 1.6% 1.3%

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