CO

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

About Ridgway, CO

Ridgway, CO is located in Ouray County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Ridgway is about 1,039 with about 217 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,770.

The Average Home Value is $461,300.00, which is roughly 43% higher than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 59% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $62,232.00, which is roughly 1% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 8% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Ridgway is about 3.7%.

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

Ouray County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 33.32% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 58.83%
Republican: 39.23%
Libertarian: 1.14%
Other: 0.5%
Green: 0.3%


Nearby Locations

Mountain Vlg, CO (16.19 mi.)
Telluride, CO (16.19 mi.)
Montrose, CO (18.53 mi.)
Cimarron, CO (19.48 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 81432
Latitude : 38.104934
Longitude : -107.835108
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 7883 ft.
Area Code(s) : 970

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.22
Male Population Estimate : 48.01%
Female Population Estimate : 48.81%
Median Age : 50.2
Male Median Age : 50.2
Female Median Age : 50.1

White Population Estimate : 94.77%
Black Population Estimate : 0.43%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.29%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.90%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.25%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.90%
Other Population Estimate : 0.90%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Ridgway specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Ouray County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Ouray County: About 82 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Ouray County is about 72% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.