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Ouray
  • Town in Colorado

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade C
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Ouray is a town in Colorado with a population of 1,046. Ouray is in Ouray County and is one of the best places to live in Colorado. Living in Ouray offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in Ouray and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Ouray are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$463,600
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$877
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    0
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    98.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,083.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    98.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    4%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    30%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    24%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    14%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    national  11%

Working in Ouray

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$64,292
National
$64,994

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