Ridgway, Colorado

Population 905

Ridgway is located in Ouray County, CO. The population is 905, making Ridgway the largest city in Ouray County.

There are 3 public schools in Ridgway with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Ridgway is very low , and there are 1 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Ridgway is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Ridgway property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Ridgway include Loghill Village, Portland and Ouray.

Ridgway Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 1.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 44.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 54.5%

Crime Rate

67.94% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 40
  • Violent Crimes: 119
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 40
  • Property Crime: 675
  • Larceny Theft: 596

Registered Offenders

18.39% Lower than national avg.
  • 1 offender in Ridgway
  • 11.05 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

19 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 19


Low 2.5%
  • Colorado unemployment average: 3.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Ridgway, CO and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Ridgway's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Ridgway, CO

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10 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Ridgway, CO issued 10 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Ridgway, CO issued 7 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,169
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,176
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,548
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,914
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,294

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Environmental Hazards

19 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (156/156)
    Ridgway, CO has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.6 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 24.4°
  • February 31.38°
  • March 42.18°
  • April 48.63°
  • May 48.08°
  • June 69.87°
  • July 74.75°
  • August 72.3°
  • September 63.97°
  • October 50.72°
  • November 39.6°
  • December 22.95°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Ridgway, CO

Ridgway, CO has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Ridgway, CO has no risk of hurricanes.
Ridgway, CO has a very low risk of hail storms.
Ridgway, CO has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Ridgway, CO: $55,368


Unemployment in Ridgway is 2.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.86%
White Collar - 58.14%


State Representatives

  • Gov. John Hickenlooper
  • Sen. Michael F. Bennet
  • Sen. Cory Gardner

City Representatives

  • Scott Tipton

Neighborhood Info

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1 FCC Tower view all

1 Fire Station view all

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  • No hospitals found in Ridgway, CO

1 Library view all

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0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Ridgway, CO
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