From a total population of 8,609, Cortez has a median age of 35.7. The average age of males, in Cortez, is 35 while the average age of females is 36. When you compare this to median age of Colorado, Cortez is 0.5 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Cortez, is $20,015 while the average household income is $39,141. When comparing the median income of people living in Cortez to the rest of Colorado, the average income in Cortez is $11,659 less.