cortez Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 272 5.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,564 32.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,569 32.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 750 15.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 660 13.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,208 87.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,184 24.6 % 24.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,571 - -
19 years old and under 2,482 29.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,492 29.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,986 23.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,611 18.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,926 87.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 450 5.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 537 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 951 29.5 % 33.5 %
Married 1,481 46.0 % 50.5 %
Separated 69 2.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 722 22.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,823 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,515 91.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 308 8.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,568 67.2 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 79 2.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 162 4.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 159 4.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 166 4.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 34 0.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 29 0.8 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 626 16.4 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 384 10.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 696 18.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 674 17.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 289 7.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,214 31.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 227 5.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 642 16.8 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 2,554 66.8 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 72 1.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 239 6.3 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 8 0.2 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,720 81.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 8 0.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,305 15.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 21 0.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 214 2.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 42,412 55,775
Median Family Income 48,177 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 21,572 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 57.1 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.41 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 24.6
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.05 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com