CO

National Population : 333,590,059
Colorado State Population : 5,605,608

About Montrose, CO

Montrose, CO is located in Montrose County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Montrose is about 23,478 with about 413 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 37,733.

The Average Home Value is $243,050.00, which is roughly 8% lower than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 22% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $51,903.50, which is roughly 15% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 10% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Montrose is about 8.2%.

Colorado is ranked #9 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 71.88 out of 100.

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Voting

Montrose County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 54.17% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 67.29%
Democratic: 30.84%
Libertarian: 1.14%
Other: 0.53%
Green: 0.2%


Nearby Locations

Olathe, CO (15.10 mi.)
Ridgway, CO (18.53 mi.)
Cimarron, CO (23.01 mi.)
Maher, CO (24.58 mi.)
Crawford, CO (24.58 mi.)
Delta, CO (24.85 mi.)
Orchard City, CO (26.90 mi.)
Austin, CO (26.90 mi.)
Hotchkiss, CO (28.64 mi.)
Mountain Vlg, CO (30.14 mi.)
Telluride, CO (30.14 mi.)
Eckert, CO (30.92 mi.)
Redvale, CO (34.17 mi.)
Paonia, CO (36.51 mi.)
Powderhorn, CO (37.72 mi.)
Cedaredge, CO (37.74 mi.)
Nucla, CO (38.75 mi.)
Lake City, CO (39.98 mi.)
Naturita, CO (41.12 mi.)
Whitewater, CO (46.44 mi.)
Somerset, CO (48.82 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 81401, 81403
Latitude : 38.383633
Longitude : -107.905781
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 6569 ft.
Area Code(s) : 970

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.45
Male Population Estimate : 42.95%
Female Population Estimate : 44.43%
Median Age : 43.5
Male Median Age : 42.3
Female Median Age : 44.8

White Population Estimate : 78.41%
Black Population Estimate : 0.56%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 16.65%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.96%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.11%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.86%
Other Population Estimate : 7.70%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Montrose specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Montrose County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2019)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Montrose County: About 134 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Montrose County is about 11% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 53% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.