Rico is located in southwest Colorado. Rico is part of Dolores County. Rico has 0.76 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Rico population is 187, which has shrunk 8.78% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 20.84% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Rico median household income is $30,313 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 17.33% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.94% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Rico median house value is $247,500 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -60.51% 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 Rico is worse than the state average in quality. The Rico area code is 970.