Montrose 68 Average
Montrose Livability #195 ranked city in Colorado#15,166 ranked city in the USARanks better than 48% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Montrose Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
C Montrose Cost of Living Cost of living is 11% lower than Colorado
982% less expensive than the US average
11010% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Montrose cost of living
C- Montrose Crime Total crime is 25% higher than Colorado
Total crime
3,72650% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2750% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-25%Year over year crime is down
Montrose crime
D- Montrose Employment Household income is 34% lower than Colorado
Median household income
$41,54725% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,51321% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%17% higher than the US average
Montrose employment
C- Montrose Housing Home value is 31% lower than Colorado
Median home value
$182,3001% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$80615% lower than the US average
Home ownership
61%4% lower than the US average
Montrose real estate or Montrose rentals
F Montrose Schools HS graduation rate is 2% lower than Colorado
High school grad. rates
85%3% higher than the US average
School test scores
30%38% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
20:128% higher than the US average
Montrose K-12 schools
C Montrose User Ratings There are a total of 5 ratings in Montrose
Overall user rating
65% 5 total ratings
User reviews rating
60% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
67% 4 total surveys
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      Montrose transportation information

      Average one way commute17min25min26min
      Workers who drive to work79.6%75.2%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.5%9.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.3%3.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.4%1.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.9%3.0%2.8%
      Working from home2.5%7.0%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Montrose, CO data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).