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Demographics

People

Total Population193
Male Share of the Population52.8%
Female Share of the Population47.2%
Senior Citizens16.6%
Employed Population 16+94
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married36.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher44%
Median Earnings25+$31,964
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,813
% Above Poverty Level83.9%
% Below Poverty Level16.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone41.8%
Median Gross Rent$868
Median House Value$270,500

Ancestry

German33.2%
Irish22.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.7%
Scottish8.3%
English7.8%
Russian7.8%
Swedish5.7%
Dutch4.1%
Ukrainian2.1%
Austrian2.1%
French Except Basque2.1%
Welsh1%
Polish0.5%
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Rico Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dolores County
P.O. Box Zip Codes81332
Phone Area Codes970
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude37.7
Approximate Longitude-107.99

Rico Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationRICO
Distance1.7 miles
Jan Temp4 to 37 F
Apr Temp19 to 49 F
Jul Temp40 to 74 F
Oct Temp24 to 57 F
Annual Precip26.6 inches
StationTELLURIDE 4 WNW
Distance19.9 miles
Jan Temp2 to 37 F
Apr Temp22 to 51 F
Jul Temp41 to 77 F
Oct Temp23 to 59 F
Annual Precip23.4 inches
StationLEMON DAM
Distance29.9 miles
Jan Temp6 to 38 F
Apr Temp24 to 53 F
Jul Temp45 to 78 F
Oct Temp29 to 60 F
Annual Precip29.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Mountain Village1,636$70,852
Silverton500$54,219
Telluride1,921$74,712

Rico Public Schools

Rico Elementary School
101 South Glasgow Avenue
ZIP: 81332
Primary
Total Enrollment 20
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