Durango SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
9.5

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Durango, Colorado Info Snack

The City of Durango is the county seat and the most populous municipality of La Plata County, Colorado, United States. It is home to Fort Lewis College. The United States Census Bureau reported a population of 16,887 in the 2010 census.
Population
17,986
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
11.2%
Median Home
$427,600
Median Income
$60,521
Median Rent
$1,196

Rankings for Durango in Colorado

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Map Of Durango, CO

Population over time in Durango

Year Population % Change
2017 17,986 0.9%
2016 17,817 1.9%
2015 17,486 1.3%
2014 17,268 0.7%
2013 17,145 1.2%
2012 16,936 1.3%
2011 16,722 1.3%
2010 16,501 -

Crime in Durango Per 100k

Crime Durango CO USA
Violent Crime 234.0 368.1 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.9 5.3
Robbery 37.2 68.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 186.2 226.9 248.9
Property Crime 3765.8 2701.6 2362.0
Burglary 329.8 406.9 430.4
Larceny 3180.7 1904.9 1694.0
Car Theft 255.3 389.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Durango

White
80.0% (14,396)
African American
0.6% (100)
American Indian
6.6% (1,195)
Asian
0.9% (160)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.3% (411)
Hispanic
9.6% (1,719)
Race Durango CO USA
White 80.0% 68.6% 61.5%
African American 0.6% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 6.6% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 3.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 9.6% 21.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Durango, Colorado

Less than $10,000
5.1% (91,728)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (70,145)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.8% (140,290)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (215,832)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (217,630)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.6% (352,525)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.0% (233,818)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (223,026)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.3% (113,311)
$200,000 or more
7.8% (140,290)
Income Durango CO USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.8% 8.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 8.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 12.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.6% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.0% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 16.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.3% 7.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 7.8% 7.1% 6.3%

Gender in Durango

Female
51.5% (9,269)
Male
48.5% (8,716)
Gender Durango CO USA
Female 51.5% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Durango for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.4% (77)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (356)
High School / GED
14.6% (2,630)
Some College
24.1% (4,342)
Associate's Degree
6.2% (1,111)
Bachelor's Degree
30.5% (5,480)
Master's Degree
12.0% (2,155)
Professional Degree
4.8% (859)
Doctorate Degree
5.4% (972)
Education Durango CO USA
< 9th Grade 0.4% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 14.6% 21.6% 27.3%
Some College 24.1% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.2% 8.4% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 30.5% 24.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 12.0% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 4.8% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.4% 1.7% 1.4%

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