Latest Data (2017)
Population 8,709
Nationwide Rank 3356

Quick Facts

Cortez, Colorado is the 3,356th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Cortez, Colorado is a city.

Cortez, Colorado is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Cortez had its largest population ever.

Cortez, Colorado is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 60% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Cortez, Colorado Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3346 Southside, Alabama 8,731 23.6%
3347 Independence, Kansas 8,729 -11.1%
3348 Ivins, Utah 8,726 87.7%
3349 Montvale, New Jersey 8,724 23.6%
3350 Fitzgerald, Georgia 8,721 -3.5%
3351 Edgewood, Kentucky 8,720 -7.1%
3352 Heath, Texas 8,720 89.5%
3353 Lake Villa, Illinois 8,716 40.8%
3354 Clarendon Hills, Illinois 8,712 10.8%
3355 Lapeer, Michigan 8,712 -5.3%
3356 Cortez, Colorado 8,709 8.7%
3357 Kirby, Texas 8,705 0.3%
3358 Orange Park, Florida 8,705 -4.1%
3359 Little Falls, Minnesota 8,701 5.3%
3360 Booneville, Mississippi 8,693 0.7%
3361 Blanchard, Oklahoma 8,690 77.8%
3362 Sitka city and, Alaska 8,689 -1.6%
3363 Fountain Inn, South Carolina 8,688 39.2%
3364 Graham, Texas 8,685 -0.1%
3365 Perryton, Texas 8,683 11.6%
3366 Clayton, New Jersey 8,676 21.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Colorado

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2112 CaƱon City 16,539
2199 Greenwood Village 15,721 34.8%
2231 Johnstown 15,478 246.1%
2385 Sterling 13,961 9.0%
2404 Firestone 13,825 509.2%
2447 Lone Tree 13,566 95.6%
2480 Fruita 13,294 97.4%
2528 Steamboat Springs 12,965 28.5%
2532 Superior 12,951 40.0%
2568 Federal Heights 12,744 5.5%
2579 Frederick 12,687 351.9%
2811 Fort Morgan 11,281 2.3%
2949 Castle Pines 10,523
3067 Glenwood Springs 9,962 26.5%
3090 Alamosa 9,871 17.0%
3135 Rifle 9,661 39.8%
3157 Wellington 9,527 250.7%
3284 Craig 8,922 -2.6%
3296 Berthoud 8,889 76.7%
3315 Delta 8,823 12.5%
3356 Cortez 8,709 8.7%
3524 Fort Lupton 8,163 12.9%
3558 Trinidad 8,073 -11.5%
3697 Woodland Park 7,642 12.6%
3712 Lamar 7,601 -14.0%
3778 Monument 7,380 243.8%
3787 Aspen 7,359 23.4%
3871 Gypsum 7,117 82.8%
3900 Milliken 7,014 130.1%
3935 La Junta 6,898 -8.6%
3945 Eagle 6,867 124.1%
3963 Carbondale 6,820 29.1%
4026 Cherry Hills Village 6,644 10.9%
4066 Avon 6,541 15.1%
4070 Gunnison 6,530 20.8%
4136 Lochbuie 6,353 193.7%
4145 Estes Park 6,339 14.0%
4218 Sheridan 6,098 10.0%
4329 Salida 5,856 4.7%
4448 Dacono 5,545 79.5%
4478 Vail 5,483 18.4%
4530 Brush 5,364 4.5%
4554 Manitou Springs 5,322 6.5%
4559 Edgewater 5,308 -2.7%
4604 Eaton 5,224 86.7%
4631 Glendale 5,158 13.7%
4762 Breckenridge 4,928 72.8%
4837 New Castle 4,815 134.0%
4920 Silverthorne 4,658 43.9%
4970 Mead 4,575 128.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 8,709 3,356
2016 9,007 3,248
2015 8,715 3,315
2014 8,602 3,329
2013 8,568 3,324
2012 8,474 3,340
2011 8,468 3,326
2010 8,482 3,304
2009 8,632 3,248
2008 8,529 3,254
2007 8,484 3,252
2006 8,353 3,266
2005 8,167 3,291
2004 8,158 3,276
2003 8,165 3,247
2002 8,079 3,249
2001 7,960 3,274
2000 8,005 3,233
1990 7,360 3,122