cortez Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 153 3.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,507 33.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,580 35.3 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 691 15.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 548 12.2 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,973 88.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,035 23.1 % 23.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,515 - -
19 years old and under 2,640 31.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,663 31.3 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,823 21.4 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,389 16.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,683 86.6 % 84.8 %
Spanish 479 6.2 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 555 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,041 32.2 % 33.2 %
Married 1,395 43.1 % 50.6 %
Separated 73 2.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 728 22.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,814 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,500 91.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 314 8.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,300 60.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 70 1.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 207 5.4 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 251 6.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 221 5.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 34 0.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 34 0.9 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 697 18.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 350 9.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 659 17.3 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 834 21.9 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 258 6.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,043 27.3 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 170 4.5 % 13.1 %
Electric 623 16.3 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 2,475 64.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 168 4.4 % 4.2 %
Wood 234 6.1 % 1.9 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,801 81.7 % 75.7 %
African-American 6 0.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,276 15.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 9 0.1 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 232 2.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 39,141 53,657
Median Family Income 44,167 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 20,015 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 80.00 %
  • Temperature 88.7 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.91 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.05
    [CDD] 6.18
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