Durango

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  2. Durango Statistics
  3. Durango Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Durango Employment Information
  5. Durango Family Information
  6. Durango Education Information
  7. Durango Public Benefits Information
  8. Durango Criminal Information
  9. Durango Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Durango Zip Codes


Durango Legal Resources

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Durango Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 32,146
  • Land Area (2000): 3,125.431 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 8.422 square kilometers

Durango Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 14,151 2002 14,587 2005 15,228
2000 14,591 2003 14,773 2006 15,794
2001 14,299 2004 14,905 2007 15,785

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Houses (2000): 15,191

Durango Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 15,493 48.20%
 Rural, Farm 821 2.55%
 Rural, Non-farm 15,832 49.25%

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Durango Employment Information

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Durango Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 1,333 14.63%
2. Accommodation and Food Services 1,177 12.92%
3. Educational Services 688 7.55%
4. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 626 6.87%
5. Health Care 427 4.69%
6. Public Administration 379 4.16%
7. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 347 3.81%
8. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 297 3.26%
9. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 272 2.99%
10. Repair and Maintenance 259 2.84%
11. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 212 2.33%
12. Food and Beverage Stores 200 2.20%
13. Utilities 199 2.18%
14. Mining 190 2.09%
15. Finance and Insurance 178 1.95%
16. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 171 1.88%
17. Department and Other General Stores 132 1.45%
18. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 121 1.33%
19. Truck Transportation 119 1.31%
20. Sporting Goods / Cameras / Hobby and Toy Stores 116 1.27%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 1,345 16.63%
2. Health Care 1,100 13.60%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 986 12.19%
4. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 579 7.16%
5. Finance and Insurance 354 4.38%
6. Social Assistance 349 4.31%
7. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 300 3.71%
8. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 267 3.30%
9. Public Administration 254 3.14%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 237 2.93%
11. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 161 1.99%
12. Personal and Laundry Services 161 1.99%
13. Construction 154 1.90%
14. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 150 1.85%
15. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 118 1.46%
16. Department and Other General Stores 117 1.45%
17. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 103 1.27%
18. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 100 1.24%
19. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 86 1.06%
20. Info Services and Data Processing 79 0.98%

Durango Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Management Occupations 665 7.30%
2. Other Sales and Related Occupations 505 5.54%
3. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 366 4.02%
4. Other Installation / Maintenance 359 3.94%
5. Carpenters 312 3.42%
6. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 307 3.37%
7. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 277 3.04%
8. Vehicle Mechanics 277 3.04%
9. Top Executives 270 2.96%
10. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 246 2.70%
11. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 203 2.23%
12. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 199 2.18%
13. Other Food Preparation and Servers 197 2.16%
14. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 191 2.10%
15. Postsecondary Teachers 188 2.06%
16. Construction Laborers 175 1.92%
17. Other Construction Trades 175 1.92%
18. Other Office and Admin Support 168 1.84%
19. Engineers 162 1.78%
20. Other Production Occupations 161 1.77%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Management Occupations 508 6.28%
2. Other Office and Admin Support 452 5.59%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 438 5.41%
4. Secretaries and Admins 378 4.67%
5. Other Sales and Related Occupations 357 4.41%
6. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 352 4.35%
7. Registered Nurses 290 3.59%
8. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 286 3.54%
9. Cashiers 282 3.49%
10. Waiters and Waitresses 276 3.41%
11. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 272 3.36%
12. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 212 2.62%
13. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 184 2.27%
14. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 182 2.25%
15. Accountants and Auditors 177 2.19%
16. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 172 2.13%
17. Other Personal Care, Not child care 155 1.92%
18. Art and Design Workers 152 1.88%
19. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 140 1.73%
20. Child Care Workers 131 1.62%

Durango Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 14,833 56.20%
15-35 hours 5,094 19.30%
1-14 hours 823 3.12%
No regular hours 5,642 21.38%

Durango Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 345 2.24%
5 AM-5:29 AM 238 1.55%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 416 2.71%
6 AM-6:29 AM 791 5.15%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,320 8.59%
7 AM-7:29 AM 2,807 18.26%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 3,561 23.17%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,747 11.37%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 617 4.01%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 749 4.87%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 458 2.98%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 256 1.67%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,078 7.01%
4 PM-11:59 PM 988 6.43%

Durango Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 748 4.87%
5-9 2,642 17.19%
10-14 3,279 21.33%
15-19 2,898 18.85%
20-24 2,173 14.14%
25-29 684 4.45%
30-34 1,478 9.62%
35-39 140 0.91%
40-44 254 1.65%
45-59 508 3.30%
60-89 367 2.39%
At least 90 200 1.30%

Durango Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 126 0.82% 12,298 80.01%
30-44 22 0.14% 1,850 12.04%
45-59 62 0.40% 446 2.90%
At least 60 11 0.07% 556 3.62%

Durango Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 345 2.05%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 2,149 12.79%
 Car / truck / van, solo 11,529 68.63%
 Motorcycle 6 0.04%
 Other 119 0.71%
 Public transportation 221 1.32%
 Walked 1,002 5.96%
 Worked at home 1,428 8.50%

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Durango Family Information

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Households (2000): 12,873 (30,395 people)
Families (2000): 7,626 (22,071 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 3,399
People at same address in 1995: 13,345

Durango Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,120 8.70%
$10,000-$14,999 866 6.73%
$15,000-$19,999 885 6.87%
$20,000-$24,999 1,061 8.24%
$25,000-$29,999 733 5.69%
$30,000-$34,999 975 7.57%
$35,000-$39,999 797 6.19%
$40,000-$44,999 656 5.10%
$45,000-$49,999 552 4.29%
$50,000-$59,999 1,141 8.86%
$60,000-$74,999 1,231 9.56%
$75,000-$99,999 1,333 10.36%
$100,000-$124,999 577 4.48%
$125,000-$149,999 317 2.46%
$150,000-$199,999 320 2.49%
$200,000 or more 309 2.40%

Durango Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,395 26.38%
 Family, 2 people 3,648 28.35%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 1,308 10.16%
 Family, 3 people 1,736 13.49%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 424 3.29%
 Family, 4 people 1,429 11.10%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 123 0.96%
 Family, 5 people 541 4.20%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 20 0.16%
 Family, 6 people 163 1.27%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 7 0.05%
 Family, 7 or more people 72 0.56%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 3 0.02%

Durango Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 11,090 30.98%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 5,331 14.89%
Public Assistance 270 0.75%
Retirement 1,614 4.51%
Self Employment 2,847 7.95%
Social Security 2,507 7.00%
Supplemental Security 256 0.72%
Wage / Salary 10,339 28.88%
Other 1,545 4.32%

Durango Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,464 56.99%
 With children under 18 2,614 43.01%

Durango Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,366 9.96%
 Married 6,883 50.17%
 Never Married 5,249 38.26%
 Widowed 222 1.62%

Durango Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,772 13.50%
 Married 6,645 50.62%
 Never Married 3,825 29.14%
 Widowed 886 6.75%

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Durango Education Information

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Durango Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 646 2.54%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 1,619 6.36%
 High school diploma or equivalent 5,368 21.09%
 Some college, no degree 8,048 31.62%
 Associate degree 1,366 5.37%
 Bachelors degree 5,726 22.50%
 Graduate or professional degree 2,680 10.53%

Durango Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 202 0.63% 315 0.98% 517 1.61%
Kindergarten 286 0.89% 74 0.23% 360 1.12%
Grades 1-4 1,365 4.25% 172 0.54% 1,537 4.78%
Grades 5-8 1,391 4.33% 100 0.31% 1,491 4.64%
Grades 9-12 1,743 5.42% 133 0.41% 1,876 5.84%
Undergrad college 3,760 11.70% 167 0.52% 3,927 12.22%
Graduate or professional school 273 0.85% 83 0.26% 356 1.11%
Total 9,020 28.06% 1,044 3.25% 10,064 31.31%

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Durango Public Benefits Information

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Durango Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 26,716 87.66%
 Below Poverty Level 3,761 12.34%

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Durango Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 149

Durango Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
1999 2.191 1.413 0.000 0.071 3.675 0.353 7.773 58.229 2.403 68.758
2000 3.427 0.822 0.000 0.343 4.592 0.343 7.813 53.800 1.302 63.258
2001 0.909 1.189 0.000 0.490 2.588 0.839 7.413 51.752 2.867 62.872
2002 1.714 1.440 0.000 0.548 3.702 1.028 6.787 60.808 2.331 70.954
2003 2.031 0.271 0.000 0.271 2.572 0.474 6.972 52.461 3.520 62.953
2004 1.744 0.470 0.067 0.268 2.549 0.470 6.172 46.293 2.885 55.351
2005 3.086 1.182 0.131 0.525 4.925 0.328 9.916 78.080 4.794 92.790
2006 6.078 1.710 0.063 0.253 8.104 0.000 6.332 50.652 2.976 59.959
2007 2.724 1.520 0.063 0.380 4.688 0.253 5.638 49.287 3.104 58.030

Durango Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 8 44
2005 9 50
2006 9 52
2007 11 53

Durango Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 1,025
2000 990
2001 936
2002 1,089

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Durango Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Durango Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 3,327 10.35%
10-19 Years 4,967 15.45%
20-29 Years 5,975 18.59%
30-39 Years 4,193 13.04%
40-49 Years 5,694 17.71%
50-59 Years 3,810 11.85%
60-69 Years 2,001 6.22%
70-79 Years 1,370 4.26%
80-89 Years 684 2.13%
90+ Years 125 0.39%

Durango Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 16,410 51.05%
 Female 15,736 48.95%

Durango Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 27,276 84.85%
 Hispanic/Latino 3,032 9.43%
 Amerindian 1,080 3.36%
 Multiracial 411 1.28%
 Asian 156 0.49%
 African-American 98 0.30%
 Other Race 73 0.23%
 Pacific Islander 20 0.06%

Durango Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 7,098 22.76%
2. English 4,724 15.15%
3. Irish 4,435 14.22%
4. United States Or American 2,365 7.58%
5. Italian 1,476 4.73%
6. Scottish 1,363 4.37%
7. French Non-Basque 1,246 4.00%
8. European 1,047 3.36%
9. Dutch 850 2.73%
10. Swedish 819 2.63%

Durango Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 27,775 90.86%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,741 5.70%
3. Navajo 351 1.15%
4. German 233 0.76%
5. French 185 0.61%
6. Other Native North American 64 0.21%
7. Japanese 31 0.10%
8. Other Pacific Island 24 0.08%
9. Portuguese / Portuguese Creole 21 0.07%
10. Polish 20 0.07%

Durango Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 31,156 96.92%
 Naturalized immigrant 424 1.32%
 Not a citizen 566 1.76%

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Durango Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Durango Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

81301 81302 81303