Cortez SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
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
8,579
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
22.6%
Median Home
$159,800
Median Income
$40,183
Median Rent
$753

Rankings for Cortez in Colorado

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Map Of Cortez, CO

Population over time in Cortez

Year Population % Change
2017 8,579 -1.2%
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
66.5% (5,705)
African American
0.0% (3)
American Indian
14.1% (1,211)
Asian
0.1% (7)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.6% (312)
Hispanic
15.6% (1,341)
Race Cortez CO USA
White 66.5% 68.6% 61.5%
African American 0.0% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 14.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 3.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.6% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 15.6% 21.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Cortez, Colorado

Less than $10,000
6.3% (54,047)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (70,347)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (123,537)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (91,795)
$35,000 to $49,999
22.1% (189,595)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (151,848)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (88,363)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.9% (67,774)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (17,158)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (4,289)
Income Cortez CO USA
Less than $10,000 6.3% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 8.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 8.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 22.1% 12.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.9% 16.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 7.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 7.1% 6.3%

Gender in Cortez

Female
51.3% (4,398)
Male
48.7% (4,180)
Gender Cortez CO USA
Female 51.3% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cortez for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (339)
9-12th Grade
8.7% (743)
High School / GED
28.8% (2,473)
Some College
26.7% (2,286)
Associate's Degree
7.4% (636)
Bachelor's Degree
14.1% (1,213)
Master's Degree
7.0% (598)
Professional Degree
1.4% (122)
Doctorate Degree
1.9% (165)
Education Cortez CO USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.7% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.8% 21.6% 27.3%
Some College 26.7% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.4% 8.4% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.1% 24.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.0% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.4% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.9% 1.7% 1.4%

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