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Demographics

People

Total Population1,005
Male Share of the Population58%
Female Share of the Population42%
Senior Citizens6.3%
Employed Population 16+513
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married37.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher37.8%
Median Earnings25+$36,992
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,795

Wealth

Median Family Income$68,382
% Above Poverty Level92.1%
% Below Poverty Level7.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home7.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work9.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31%
Median Gross Rent$921
Median House Value$168,900

Ancestry

German24.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17%
Irish14.7%
Swedish10.2%
English6%
Scottish5.4%
French Except Basque4.9%
Danishn3.4%
Italian2.5%
Welsh1.1%
Norwegian0.9%
Luxemburger0.8%
Dutch0.7%
Canadian0.2%
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Dolores Almanac

CategoryValue
County Montezuma County
Standard Zip Codes81323
Phone Area Codes970
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude37.47
Approximate Longitude-108.49

Dolores Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCORTEZ
Distance10.1 miles
Jan Temp12 to 41 F
Apr Temp29 to 62 F
Jul Temp53 to 88 F
Oct Temp33 to 67 F
Annual Precip13.2 inches
StationMESA VERDE NP
Distance19 miles
Jan Temp17 to 38 F
Apr Temp32 to 57 F
Jul Temp56 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 62 F
Annual Precip18.4 inches
StationNORWOOD
Distance47.2 miles
Jan Temp12 to 38 F
Apr Temp31 to 58 F
Jul Temp52 to 83 F
Oct Temp33 to 61 F
Annual Precip15.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cortez8,579$45,840
Mancos1,714$39,327

Dolores Public Libraries

Dolores Library District/montezuma County
1002 RAILROAD AVE
Dolores, Colorado
(970) 882-4127

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Dolores Public Schools

Dolores Elementary School
12th And Hillside
ZIP: 81323
Primary
Total Enrollment 338
Dolores High School
1301 Central Avenue
ZIP: 81323
High
Total Enrollment 211
Dolores Middle School
1301 Central Avenue
ZIP: 81323
Middle
Total Enrollment 182
Teddy Bear Preschool
1550 Hillside Avenue
ZIP: 81323
Primary
Total Enrollment 65
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