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Montrose, CO (Colorado) Houses and Residents

Montrose,CO index of house prices

Total population: 19,045 (Urban population: 12,144 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 221 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 8,859 (8,303 occupied: 5,078 owner occupied, 3,220 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

39%
State:

35%

Housing density: 772 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $137,441.

Median contract rent in 2016: $421 (lower quartile is $282, upper quartile is $529)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $716


Median gross rent in Montrose, CO in 2016: $496

Housing units in Montrose with a mortgage: 3,195 (31 second mortgage, 435 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,906

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $63,445

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $46,509

Median monthly housing costs: $915


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Montrose, Colorado Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $216,473 (it was $110,000 in 2000)
Montrose:

$216,473
Colorado:

$314,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $164,379 - $298,166
Median year house/condo built: 1997

Median year apartment built: 1985

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,659
  • In family households: 15,500 (2,690 male householders, 2,446 female householders)
    3,969 spouses, 4,757 children (4,349 natural, 26 adopted, 378 stepchildren), 438 grandchildren, 32 brothers or sisters, 350 parents, 208 other relatives, 615 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,730 (1,331 male householders (1,050 living alone)), 1,835 female householders (1,616 living alone)), 519 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 427

Size of family households: 2,687 2-persons, 1,095 3-persons, 786 4-persons, 335 5-persons, 189 6-persons, 35 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,667 1-person, 435 2-persons, 17 3-persons, 33 5-persons.

2,761 married couples with children.
893 single-parent households (88 men, 805 women).

82.6% of residents of Montrose speak English at home.
17.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (68% speak English very well, 32% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 1,286 (6.5%)
(35.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.4
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 7no bedroom
  • 131 bedroom
  • 8632 bedrooms
  • 3,0433 bedrooms
  • 9474 bedrooms
  • 1785+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Montrose population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Montrose, Colorado:

  • 169no bedroom
  • 5401 bedroom
  • 1,3582 bedrooms
  • 9573 bedrooms
  • 1354 bedrooms
  • 655+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Montrose population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 167no vehicle
  • 1,3271 vehicle
  • 2,1112 vehicles
  • 1,0593 vehicles
  • 2664 vehicles
  • 1295+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Montrose population

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

  • 475no vehicle
  • 1,7731 vehicle
  • 7332 vehicles
  • 1693 vehicles
  • 164 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Montrose population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Montrose, Colorado:

  • 01 room
  • 62 rooms
  • 713 rooms
  • 5314 rooms
  • 1,5595 rooms
  • 1,0586 rooms
  • 7187 rooms
  • 5168 rooms
  • 6149+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Montrose population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Montrose, Colorado:

  • 1731 room
  • 1702 rooms
  • 3673 rooms
  • 9274 rooms
  • 1,0485 rooms
  • 2756 rooms
  • 517 rooms
  • 648 rooms
  • 1189+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Montrose 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 %

  • Montrose, CO household income distribution

  • Montrose, CO household income distribution
  • 679Less than $10,000
  • 421$10,000 to $14,999
  • 632$15,000 to $19,999
  • 687$20,000 to $24,999
  • 471$25,000 to $29,999
  • 370$30,000 to $34,999
  • 433$35,000 to $39,999
  • 452$40,000 to $44,999
  • 351$45,000 to $49,999
  • 713$50,000 to $59,999
  • 870$60,000 to $74,999
  • 952$75,000 to $99,999
  • 604$100,000 to $124,999
  • 210$125,000 to $149,999
  • 190$150,000 to $199,999
  • 64$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Montrose, CO

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Montrose, CO
  • 71Less than $10,000
  • 24$10,000 to $14,999
  • 57$15,000 to $19,999
  • 19$20,000 to $24,999
  • 38$25,000 to $29,999
  • 26$30,000 to $34,999
  • 24$35,000 to $39,999
  • 18$40,000 to $49,999
  • 15$50,000 to $59,999
  • 52$60,000 to $69,999
  • 27$70,000 to $79,999
  • 82$80,000 to $89,999
  • 33$90,000 to $99,999
  • 192$100,000 to $124,999
  • 404$125,000 to $149,999
  • 492$150,000 to $174,999
  • 508$175,000 to $199,999
  • 601$200,000 to $249,999
  • 446$250,000 to $299,999
  • 539$300,000 to $399,999
  • 320$400,000 to $499,999
  • 200$500,000 to $749,999
  • 18$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 53$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Montrose, CO

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Montrose, CO
  • 14Less than $100
  • 137$100 to $149
  • 40$150 to $199
  • 192$200 to $249
  • 49$250 to $299
  • 81$300 to $349
  • 78$350 to $399
  • 87$400 to $449
  • 75$450 to $499
  • 98$500 to $549
  • 60$550 to $599
  • 159$600 to $649
  • 201$650 to $699
  • 151$700 to $749
  • 224$750 to $799
  • 373$800 to $899
  • 91$900 to $999
  • 368$1,000 to $1,249
  • 18$1,250 to $1,499
  • 8$2,500 to $2,999
  • 65$3,500 or more
  • 142No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 622010 or later
  • 3232000 to 2009
  • 6241990 to 1999
  • 1281980 to 1989
  • 1771970 to 1979
  • 75Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Montrose population
Montrose commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 360
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2,152
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2,777
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 897
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 290
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 167
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 423
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 32
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 42
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 115
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 283
  • 90 or more minutes: 290
Montrose, CO Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 88.7%
Number of people working at home: 228 (2.8% of all workers)

Montrose mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 10,225 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 1,442 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 33 (0%)
  • Taxi: 233 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 51 (0%)
  • Walked: 160 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 228 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 1,130
 English: 1,062
 American: 880
 Irish: 742
 European: 207
 Scottish: 181
 Italian: 155
 Scotch-Irish: 132
 Polish: 132
 Norwegian: 122
 Finnish: 100
 French (except Basque): 82
 Danish: 58
 Swedish: 56
 Czech: 47
 Russian: 37
 Scandinavian: 33
 British: 31
 Welsh: 27
 French Canadian: 25
 Dutch: 22
 Canadian: 21
 Swiss: 18
 Croatian: 12
 Greek: 10
 Portuguese: 9
 Slovak: 9
 Romanian: 8
 Ukrainian: 8
 Czechoslovakian: 6
 Hungarian: 6
 Slavic: 5

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

  • 76%Mexico
  • 7%Canada
  • 4%Philippines
  • 2%Germany
  • 2%Vietnam
  • 1%Thailand
  • 1%Ireland

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

  • This state: 8,414
  • Other state: 9,759
  • Northeast: 1,178
  • Midwest: 2,961
  • South: 2,069
  • West: 3,553

81% of Montrose residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 58% lived in Colorado.

Montrose:

80.6%
State average:

81.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 82
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 53
  • 5th and 6th grade: 153
  • 7th and 8th grade: 77
  • 9th grade: 71
  • 10th grade: 125
  • 11th grade: 63
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 138
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,572
  • Less than 1 year of college: 493
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,361
  • Associate degree: 445
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,092
  • Master's degree: 657
  • Professional school degree: 164
  • Doctorate degree: 82

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 66
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 64
  • 7th and 8th grade: 48
  • 9th grade: 92
  • 10th grade: 151
  • 11th grade: 67
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 155
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,095
  • Less than 1 year of college: 670
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,438
  • Associate degree: 553
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,167
  • Master's degree: 550
  • Professional school degree: 44
  • Doctorate degree: 28

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.6%Males
  • 4.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 6.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 33.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 57.6%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 12.8%Males
  • 20.9%Females
Montrose marital status for males
Montrose marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,135
  • One, attached: 404
  • Two: 169
  • 3 or 4: 458
  • 5 to 9: 287
  • 10 to 19: 241
  • 20 to 49: 291
  • 50 or more: 144
  • Mobile homes: 699

Median worth of mobile homes: $56,266

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Montrose:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Montrose
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (83.6%)
  • Electricity (11.0%)
  • Wood (2.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Solar energy (0.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (67.1%)
  • Electricity (28.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.8%)
  • Other fuel (1.6%)
  • Wood (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 291
Here:

15.5%
Colorado:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 35
Here:

3.4%
Colorado:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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)