Dolores County is located in south-western Colorado. The County Seat is Dove Creek and the largest city is Dove Creek. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.dolorescounty.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 1,978 and the 2010 census population was 2,064. The land area is 1,067.05 square miles and there are 1.9 persons per square mile.
93.4% of the population is White, 0.3% is Black or African American, 4.1% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.2% is Asian, 3.3% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.6% is two or more races. 88.8% have a high school degree or higher, and 18.4% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $121,800, there are 780 households, an average of 2.19 persons per household. The per capita income is $22,880, the median household income is $37,750, and 14.9% of the persons in Dolores County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 349. Retail sales (in $1000) were $15,039, and sales per capita were $7,961.
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