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Ouray is a city in Ouray County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after Ute chief.
The latitude of Ouray is 38.022N. The longitude is -107.67W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 7,792 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 832.
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23% of Ouray residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Ouray ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Ouray was $23,127, compared with $21,587 nationally.
37% of Ouray residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Historic districts in Ouray include Ouray Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Ouray, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $564. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,292.
Libraries in Ouray include Ouray Library District ... View libraries
Ouray County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Ouray political report.
The average commute time for Ouray workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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