Montrose is located in west Colorado. Montrose is between the Montrose, Ouray county. Montrose has 17.80 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Montrose population is 19,018, which has grown 54.07% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 20.84% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Montrose median household income is $43,281 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 28.24% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 25.94% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Montrose median house value is $179,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 53.52% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 43.70% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Montrose is close to the state average in quality. The Montrose area code is 970.