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Durango, CO (Colorado) Houses and Residents

Durango,CO index of house prices

Total population: 17,834 (Urban population: 13,895 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 126 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 7,854 (7,106 occupied: 3,741 owner occupied, 3,349 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

47%
State:

35%

Housing density: 1,158 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $2,677,386.

Median contract rent in 2016: $630 (lower quartile is $469, upper quartile is $1,570)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $928


Median gross rent in Durango, CO in 2016: $682

Housing units in Durango with a mortgage: 2,623 (36 second mortgage, 285 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,121

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $91,062

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $54,884

Median monthly housing costs: $1,289


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Durango, Colorado Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $455,388 (it was $176,300 in 2000)
Durango:

$455,388
Colorado:

$314,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $371,483 - $562,805

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $512,615
Here:

$512,615
State:

$396,907

Townhouses or other attached units: $438,389
Here:

$438,389
State:

$316,972

In 2-unit structures: $839,725
Here:

$839,725
State:

$328,787

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $270,181
Here:

$270,181
State:

$274,686

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $239,818
Here:

$239,818
State:

$251,727

Mobile homes: $52,229
Here:

$52,229
State:

$87,176
Median year house/condo built: 1979

Median year apartment built: 1983

Household type by relationship:

Households: 18,419
  • In family households: 10,477 (1,522 male householders, 1,943 female householders)
    2,591 spouses, 3,389 children (3,196 natural, 119 adopted, 72 stepchildren), 46 grandchildren, 139 brothers or sisters, 121 parents, 63 other relatives, 679 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,240 (1,631 male householders (1,175 living alone)), 2,037 female householders (1,358 living alone)), 2,638 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,762

Size of family households: 1,780 2-persons, 751 3-persons, 696 4-persons, 133 5-persons, 82 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,534 1-person, 729 2-persons, 307 3-persons, 71 4-persons, 73 5-persons.

1,924 married couples with children.
863 single-parent households (165 men, 698 women).

89.8% of residents of Durango speak English at home.
6.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (90% speak English very well, 2% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English well).
1.7% of residents speak other language at home (86% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 693 (3.8%)
(59.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.8
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.9
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Durango, Colorado:

  • 17no bedroom
  • 1611 bedroom
  • 8182 bedrooms
  • 1,7153 bedrooms
  • 8674 bedrooms
  • 1385+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Durango population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Durango, Colorado:

  • 185no bedroom
  • 9041 bedroom
  • 1,2552 bedrooms
  • 7523 bedrooms
  • 2074 bedrooms
  • 535+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Durango population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Durango in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 55no vehicle
  • 1,1781 vehicle
  • 1,7152 vehicles
  • 5403 vehicles
  • 1574 vehicles
  • 695+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Durango population

Cars and other vehicles available in Durango in renter-occupied apartments

  • 200no vehicle
  • 1,7041 vehicle
  • 9732 vehicles
  • 3173 vehicles
  • 1504 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Durango population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Durango, Colorado:

  • 191 room
  • 562 rooms
  • 2203 rooms
  • 4794 rooms
  • 9615 rooms
  • 5006 rooms
  • 6367 rooms
  • 4038 rooms
  • 4569+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Durango population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Durango, Colorado:

  • 1721 room
  • 2922 rooms
  • 9173 rooms
  • 7064 rooms
  • 5735 rooms
  • 3386 rooms
  • 977 rooms
  • 1798 rooms
  • 809+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Durango population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Durango, CO household income distribution

  • Durango, CO household income distribution
  • 299Less than $10,000
  • 348$10,000 to $14,999
  • 252$15,000 to $19,999
  • 370$20,000 to $24,999
  • 379$25,000 to $29,999
  • 383$30,000 to $34,999
  • 218$35,000 to $39,999
  • 350$40,000 to $44,999
  • 175$45,000 to $49,999
  • 570$50,000 to $59,999
  • 848$60,000 to $74,999
  • 868$75,000 to $99,999
  • 562$100,000 to $124,999
  • 510$125,000 to $149,999
  • 533$150,000 to $199,999
  • 408$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Durango, CO

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Durango, CO
  • 25Less than $10,000
  • 20$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 10$20,000 to $24,999
  • 65$25,000 to $29,999
  • 20$35,000 to $39,999
  • 5$40,000 to $49,999
  • 9$50,000 to $59,999
  • 4$60,000 to $69,999
  • 10$70,000 to $79,999
  • 23$80,000 to $89,999
  • 5$90,000 to $99,999
  • 38$100,000 to $124,999
  • 28$125,000 to $149,999
  • 37$150,000 to $174,999
  • 29$175,000 to $199,999
  • 79$200,000 to $249,999
  • 266$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,482$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1,136$400,000 to $499,999
  • 822$500,000 to $749,999
  • 158$750,000 to $999,999
  • 59$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 14$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 50$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Durango, CO

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Durango, CO
  • 30$150 to $199
  • 8$200 to $249
  • 39$250 to $299
  • 46$350 to $399
  • 21$400 to $449
  • 12$450 to $499
  • 38$500 to $549
  • 44$550 to $599
  • 76$600 to $649
  • 135$650 to $699
  • 106$700 to $749
  • 93$750 to $799
  • 421$800 to $899
  • 248$900 to $999
  • 394$1,000 to $1,249
  • 622$1,250 to $1,499
  • 1,023$1,500 to $1,999
  • 36$2,000 to $2,499
  • 19$2,500 to $2,999
  • 145No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2342010 or later
  • 1022000 to 2009
  • 1421990 to 1999
  • 771980 to 1989
  • 491970 to 1979
  • 70Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Durango population
Durango commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 592
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2,498
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2,407
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,561
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 786
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 334
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 550
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 55
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 30
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 323
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 148
  • 90 or more minutes: 96
Durango, CO Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 96.9%
Number of people working at home: 655 (6.5% of all workers)

Durango mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 14,570 (73%)
  • Carpooled: 2,073 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 322 (2%)
  • Taxi: 388 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 590 (3%)
  • Walked: 1,110 (6%)
  • Worked at home: 655 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 842
 German: 745
 Irish: 660
 English: 511
 European: 355
 Italian: 335
 Scottish: 227
 French (except Basque): 166
 Ethiopian: 116
 Swiss: 109
 Swedish: 90
 Norwegian: 80
 British: 74
 Danish: 57
 Hungarian: 52
 Scotch-Irish: 49
 Scandinavian: 47
 Celtic: 31
 French Canadian: 30
 Eastern European: 28
 Czech: 28
 Northern European: 26
 Polish: 25
 Russian: 19
 Slovene: 19
 Jamaican: 18
 Syrian: 17
 Romanian: 13
 Finnish: 12
 Bermudan: 12
 Portuguese: 10
 Dutch: 10
 Pennsylvania German: 9
 Yugoslavian: 7
 Greek: 5
 Israeli: 5
 Croatian: 3
 Egyptian: 1
 Serbian: 1
 Slovak: 1

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 16%Ethiopia
  • 16%Mexico
  • 14%Chile
  • 13%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 13%Bolivia
  • 8%Other Eastern Africa
  • 8%Philippines

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 5,766
  • Other state: 11,760
  • Northeast: 1,031
  • Midwest: 2,950
  • South: 2,670
  • West: 5,132

68% of Durango residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 35% lived in Colorado.

Durango:

68.4%
State average:

81.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 4
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 23
  • 9th grade: 155
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 36
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 23
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,090
  • Less than 1 year of college: 357
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,069
  • Associate degree: 283
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,770
  • Master's degree: 617
  • Professional school degree: 231
  • Doctorate degree: 185

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 57
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 68
  • 7th and 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 16
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 58
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 590
  • Less than 1 year of college: 222
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,012
  • Associate degree: 509
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,226
  • Master's degree: 979
  • Professional school degree: 203
  • Doctorate degree: 341

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.3%Males
  • 2.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 8.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 7.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 7.9%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 8.9%Males
Durango marital status for males
Durango marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,831
  • One, attached: 1,005
  • Two: 337
  • 3 or 4: 249
  • 5 to 9: 819
  • 10 to 19: 492
  • 20 to 49: 563
  • 50 or more: 320
  • Mobile homes: 220

Median worth of mobile homes: $39,921

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Durango:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Durango
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (79.8%)
  • Electricity (13.7%)
  • Wood (2.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Solar energy (2.0%)
  • Utility gas (55.9%)
  • Electricity (40.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.3%)
  • Wood (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 136
Here:

10.4%
Colorado:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 59
Here:

9.7%
Colorado:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 157
Here:

5.5%
Colorado:

14.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)