Cortez, CO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,503 housing units in Cortez. This represents a 11.5% growth from 3,142 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,360 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 143 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cortez is about 64.6%. Cortez's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.5%. Average household size is 2.41 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Cortez were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom11.40%
Two Bedrooms35.20%
Three Bedrooms43.40%
Four Bedrooms7.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$93,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$74,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$421

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.50%
Home Equity Loan3.80%
Simple Mortgage64.50%
Debt Free26.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.1%