Cortez, Montezuma County, Colorado
Cortez: Town in and county seat of Montezuma County, Colorado, United States
Cortez is a town located in the county of Montezuma in the U.S. state of Colorado. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,482. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,734 inhabitants.
The town was created 136 years ago in 1885.
Quick Facts about Cortez
|Population :||8,734 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Colorado (United States)|
|County :||Montezuma County|
|Postal code :||81321|
|Phone Area Codes :||970|
|Water as percent of area :||0.44%|
|Land as percent of area :||99.56%|
|Altitude :||6,191 feet / 1887 meters|
|Capital city :||Cortez is capital of Montezuma County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1886 (136 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||Mountain Time Zone|
|Local time :||04:53:40 (26th November 2022)|
|Population growth :||2.89% (2010-2020)|
Cortez is located at 37°20'56"N 108°35'9"W (37.3488800, -108.5859300).
- Official Website
Official website of Cortez
The population of Cortez increased by 2.89% in 10 years.
People born in Cortez (6)
Post offices near Cortez
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Cortez Post Office||Cortez (CO)||81321|
Other cities in Montezuma County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Montezuma County , CO.
|Mancos||1,398||Town of the United States|
|Towaoc||1,087||Census-designated place in Montezuma County, Colorado|
|Dolores||964||Town of the United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Cortez distances to largest Colorado cities