Montrose County Information

Montrose in Colorado occupies 2,243 square miles and has a 2006 population of 38,559, a change from a 2000 population of 33,432 and 24,423 in 1990. 13.2% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.9% percent is 25-35, and 12.9% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 55 acts of violent crime reported in Montrose in 2004, a change from 53 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 819 people: 4% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 3.5%.

Read more about Montrose, Colorado in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyMontrose 
StateColorado 
Land Area2,243 sq. milesRanked 274 of 3,140
Population 200638,559Ranked 1,197 of 3,140
Population 200537,554 
Population 200033,432Ranked 1,302 of 3,140
Population 199024,423Ranked 1,480 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion96.3% 
African American.6% 
Asian American.6% 
Native American1.3% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.4% 
Population 5 to 1414% 
Population 15 to 2413.2% 
Population 25 to 3412.9% 
Population 35 to 4412.9% 
Population 45 to 5413.9% 
Population 55 to 6410.8% 
Population 65 to 748.2% 
Population 75 and up7.7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes5553
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes14 
Robberies3 
Aggravated Assaults38 
Total Property Crimes742874
Burglaries113 
Larceny Thefts584 
Motor Vehicle Thefts45 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population20,47316,252
Unemployed Population819576
Unemployment Rate4%3.5%

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