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Demographics Analysis

The people of Basalt Town, Colorado give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 131

5 to 9 years : 147

10 to 14 years : 25

15 to 17 years : 68

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 11

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 52

25 to 29 years : 141

30 to 34 years : 184

35 to 39 years : 95

40 to 44 years : 197

45 to 49 years : 125

50 to 54 years : 151

55 to 59 years : 133

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 47

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 6

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 9

Female:

Under 5 years : 106

5 to 9 years : 187

10 to 14 years : 101

15 to 17 years : 35

18 and 19 years : 20

20 years : 0

21 years : 59

22 to 24 years : 35

25 to 29 years : 135

30 to 34 years : 108

35 to 39 years : 161

40 to 44 years : 176

45 to 49 years : 74

50 to 54 years : 91

55 to 59 years : 142

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 11

70 to 74 years : 44

75 to 79 years : 18

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,783

Multiple ancestry : 1,150

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 159


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,376

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 31

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 101

Not a U.S. citizen : 584


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 237

5 to 17 years : 563

18 to 24 years : 177

25 to 34 years : 568

35 to 44 years : 629

45 to 54 years : 441

55 to 59 years : 275

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 57

65 to 74 years : 66

75 years and over : 33

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 237

5 to 17 years : 415

18 to 24 years : 55

25 to 34 years : 66

35 to 44 years : 23

45 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 103

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 355

35 to 44 years : 342

45 to 54 years : 312

55 to 59 years : 224

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 47

65 to 74 years : 34

75 years and over : 33

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 45

18 to 24 years : 110

25 to 34 years : 136

35 to 44 years : 264

45 to 54 years : 78

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 32

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 438

Female : 430

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 781

Female : 727

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 20

Female : 11

Foreign born:

Male : 317

Female : 368


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 761

Born in other state in the United States : 1,479

Native: born outside the United States : 31

Foreign born : 536


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 184

Now married, except separated : 20

Divorced : 60

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 347

Now married, except separated : 654

Divorced : 354

Separated : 9

Widowed : 57

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 31

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 161

Now married, except separated : 384

Divorced : 18

Separated : 76

Widowed : 32


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Speak only English : 1,969

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 144

Speak English less than "very well" : 695

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 32

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Basalt Town, Colorado

  • English: 568   (17.8%)
  • German: 555   (17.4%)
  • Other Groups: 497   (15.6%)
  • Irish: 301   (9.4%)
  • Italian: 202   (6.3%)
  • United States Or American: 110   (3.5%)
  • Scottish: 109   (3.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 84   (2.6%)
  • Swedish: 72   (2.3%)
  • Russian: 72   (2.3%)
  • Dutch: 66   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 53   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 53   (1.7%)
  • Polish: 47   (1.5%)
  • Austrian: 41   (1.3%)
  • European: 39   (1.2%)
  • Welsh: 34   (1.1%)
  • Czech: 32   (1.0%)
  • British: 32   (1.0%)
  • Swiss: 30   (0.9%)
  • Ukrainian: 27   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 21   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 20   (0.6%)
  • Yugoslavian: 18   (0.6%)
  • Brazilian: 10   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 10   (0.3%)
  • Romanian: 9   (0.3%)
  • Northern European: 8   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Basque: 6   (0.2%)
  • Celtic: 6   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 6   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Armenian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 4   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 4   (0.1%)
  • New Zealander: 4   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 4   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 3   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Basalt Town, Colorado is 3,092



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Basalt Town, Colorado: 1,556
Female Population in Basalt Town, Colorado: 1,536


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Basalt Town, Colorado: 36.1
Median Female Resident Age in Basalt Town, Colorado: 34.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Basalt Town, Colorado


White


Both sexes

38.1

Male

37.4

Female

38.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.2

Male

35.5

Female

30.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.3

Male

36.8

Female

17.5

Asian


Both sexes

47.5

Male

50.8

Female

44.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

11.5

Male

29.5

Female

3.0

Other


Both sexes

27.2

Male

28.2

Female

26.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

26.2

Male

19.5

Female

28.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.6

Male

28.7

Female

28.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.9

Male

39.3

Female

40.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Basalt Town, Colorado


  • White: 2,807
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 265
  • Two or More Races: 20



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Basalt Town, Colorado citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Basalt Town, Colorado

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 15   (1.56%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.62%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (0.83%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 21   (2.18%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (0.52%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (1.14%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (0.52%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 146   (15.18%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 39   (4.05%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 177   (18.4%)
  • Associate Degree: 58   (6.03%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 334   (34.72%)
  • Master's Degree: 62   (6.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 65   (6.76%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 10   (1.04%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 20   (2.2%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.33%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 10   (1.1%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 5   (0.55%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (0.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 8   (0.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (1.21%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 104   (11.42%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 55   (6.04%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 150   (16.47%)
  • Associate Degree: 77   (8.45%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 347   (38.09%)
  • Master's Degree: 82   (9%)
  • Professional School Degree: 27   (2.96%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.77%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Basalt Town, Colorado

  • Basalt Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 151 East Cottonwood Drive, Basalt, CO 81621, Phone: (970) 384-5800, Students: 573 )

  • Basalt Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 151 Cottonwood Drive, Basalt, CO 81621, Phone: (970) 384-5650, Students: 448 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Basalt Town, Colorado

  • Basalt High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 600 Southside Drive, Basalt, CO 81621, Phone: (970) 384-5959, Students: 427 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Basalt Town, Colorado

  • Alpine Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 20449 Highway 82, Basalt, CO 81621, Phone: (970) 927-9106, Students: 80 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Basalt Town, Colorado

  • Basalt Rld


    14 Midland Ave, Basalt, CO 81621

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Basalt Town, Colorado


  • Basalt Regional Heritage Society


    Po Box 3008, Basalt, CO 81621

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Basalt Town, Colorado affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Basalt Town, Colorado.

Area Features of Basalt Town, Colorado


Building


(1) Basalt And Rural Fire Protection District Station 43  

Canal


(1) Tie Camp Ditch  

Civil


(1) Basalt Division  

Cliff


(1) Seven Castles  

Dam


(1) Lede Dam   (2) Ruedi Dam   (3) Smith Dam  

Flat


(1) Bessie Park   (2) Bull Park   (3) Kobey Park   (4) Sawmill Park  

Gap


(1) Taylor Creek Pass  

Lake


(1) Buck Lake   (2) Cherry Lake   (3) Erickson Lake   (4) Lost Lake   (5) Muckey Lake   (6) Ragged Lakes   (7) Rim Lake   (8) Rock Lake   (9) Shingle Lake   (10) Sourdough Lakes   (11) Sugarloaf Lake  

Locale


(1) Cap-k-ranch   (2) Cattle Creek Guard Station   (3) Cow Camp   (4) Dearhamer Campground   (5) Diamond J Ranch   (6) Duffs Cabin   (7) Freeman Mesa Campground   (8) Lede Reservoir Campground   (9) Meredith Forest Service Facility   (10) Rocky Fork Campground   (11) Ruedi Marina  

Mine


(1) Country Boy Mine   (2) Fryingpan Group Mine   (3) Meredith Mine   (4) Porphyry Mountain Mines Company Mine   (5) Wellington Mine  

Populated Place


(1) Meredith   (2) Ruedi Historical   (3) Thomasville  

Post Office


(1) Meredith Post Office   (2) Meredith Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Lede Reservoir   (2) Ruedi Reservoir   (3) Smith Reservoir   (4) Sundell Reservoir   (5) Toner Reservoir  

Spring


(1) Antones Spring  

Stream


(1) Bagley Creek   (2) Bear Creek   (3) Deadman Creek   (4) Downey Creek   (5) East Downey Creek   (6) East Jakeman Creek   (7) Freeman Creek   (8) Frenchman Creek   (9) Iola Creek   (10) Jakeman Creek   (11) Kuntz Creek   (12) Lime Creek   (13) Little Deadman Creek   (14) Mill Creek   (15) Miller Creek   (16) Muckawanago Creek   (17) North Fork Cattle Creek   (18) Otto Creek   (19) Pond Creek   (20) Rocky Fork Creek   (21) Ruedi Creek   (22) Silver Creek   (23) Smith Creek   (24) Spring Creek   (25) Swamp Creek   (26) Taylor Creek   (27) Thompson Creek   (28) Two By Four Creek   (29) Waterbury Creek   (30) West Jakeman Creek   (31) Wilson Creek   (32) Yeoman Creek  

Summit


(1) Crowley Point   (2) Cyclone Mountain   (3) Ford Peak   (4) Gyp Hill   (5) Larkspur Mountain   (6) Mount Thomas   (7) Mount Yeckel   (8) Red Hill   (9) Red Table Mountain   (10) Riley Mountain   (11) Sloane Peak   (12) Sugarloaf  

Valley


(1) Burke Gulch   (2) Conroy Gulch   (3) Dry Gulch   (4) Hanson Gulch   (5) Hoovers Bend Gulch   (6) Lime Creek Canyon   (7) Middle Gulch   (8) Nelson Gulch   (9) Saloon Gulch   (10) Spring Gulch   (11) Stockyard Gulch   (12) Suicide Gulch   (13) Tie Camp Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Basalt Town, Colorado

81621 (pop. 5,277)


Cities Nearby Basalt Town, Colorado

Basalt Town, CO  (pop. 3,092) 0.0 Miles
El Jebel Cdp, CO  (pop. 6,215) 3.2 Miles
Basalt Ccd, CO  (pop. 9,741) 5.3 Miles
Snowmass Village Ccd, CO  (pop. 7,279) 6.9 Miles
Carbondale Town, CO  (pop. 6,043) 9.7 Miles
Snowmass Village Town, CO  (pop. 1,877) 11.8 Miles
Aspen Ccd, CO  (pop. 8,035) 16.4 Miles
Aspen City, CO  (pop. 5,896) 16.7 Miles
Glenwood Springs Ccd, CO  (pop. 23,765) 17.4 Miles
Glenwood Springs City, CO  (pop. 8,796) 19.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Basalt Town, Colorado

970



Elevation in Basalt Town, Colorado is 6,624.0 ft. (2,019.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Basalt Town, Colorado

Lat: 39.368382 N        Long: -107.038263 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Basalt Town, Colorado need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Colorado

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.02 5.67 4.49 7.28 0.00 5.89
  Total Electric Industry 7.02 5.67 4.49 7.28 0.00 5.89
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.07 5.73 4.56 7.34 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.07 5.73 4.56 7.34 0.00 5.95
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.20 5.77 4.59 7.61 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 7.20 5.77 4.59 7.61 0.00 6.02
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.24 5.82 4.52 7.72 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.24 5.82 4.52 7.72 0.00 6.05
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 6.00 4.58 7.43 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 6.00 4.58 7.43 0.00 6.07
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.42 6.07 4.52 7.87 0.00 6.12
  Total Electric Industry 7.42 6.07 4.52 7.87 0.00 6.12
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.49 5.93 4.35 7.69 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.49 5.93 4.35 7.69 0.00 6.05
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.42 5.77 4.28 8.00 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.42 5.77 4.28 8.00 0.00 5.95
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.45 5.67 4.34 7.92 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.45 5.67 4.34 7.92 0.00 5.95
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.38 5.61 4.38 8.23 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.38 5.61 4.38 8.23 0.00 5.95
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.31 5.55 4.25 7.77 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.31 5.55 4.25 7.77 0.00 5.88
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.47 5.67 4.48 8.36 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 7.47 5.67 4.48 8.36 0.00 6.02
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.37 5.67 4.52 6.64 0.00 6.00
  Total Electric Industry 7.37 5.67 4.52 6.64 0.00 6.00
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.14 6.60 5.10 0.00 7.32 6.77
  Total Electric Industry 8.14 6.60 5.10 0.00 7.32 6.77
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 6.89 5.11 0.00 5.81 6.95
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 6.89 5.11 0.00 5.81 6.95
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 9.06 7.62 5.74 0.00 5.01 7.64
  Total Electric Industry 9.06 7.62 5.74 0.00 5.01 7.64
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.02 7.50 5.88 0.00 7.78 7.61
  Total Electric Industry 9.02 7.50 5.88 0.00 7.78 7.61

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Basalt Town, Colorado

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 12   (0.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 30   (2.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 66   (4.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 107   (7.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 110   (7.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 324   (22.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 155   (10.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 257   (17.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 82   (5.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 89   (6.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 79   (5.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 23   (1.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 54   (3.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 73   (5.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,149

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 138

In 3-person carpool : 37

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 8

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 269

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 7

Bicycle : 37

Walked : 74

Other means : 7

Worked at home : 107


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 153

5 to 9 minutes : 191

10 to 14 minutes : 210

15 to 19 minutes : 124

20 to 24 minutes : 124

25 to 29 minutes : 120

30 to 34 minutes : 307

35 to 39 minutes : 57

40 to 44 minutes : 147

45 to 59 minutes : 197

60 to 89 minutes : 89

90 or more minutes : 7


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

With Social Security income : 63

No Social Security income : 1,255


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

With retirement income : 60

No retirement income : 1,258


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 30

$10,000 to $14,999 : 17

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 24

$40,000 to $44,999 : 7

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 41

$60,000 to $74,999 : 101

$75,000 to $99,999 : 133

$100,000 to $124,999 : 157

$125,000 to $149,999 : 49

$150,000 to $199,999 : 23

$200,000 or more : 31


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $77,378


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Basalt Town, Colorado

  • NEW (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (1450 AM; 0.18 kW; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: United Ministries)
  • KGLN (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Basalt Town, Colorado

  • KCUF (100.5 FM; Snowmass, CO; Owner: Bs&t Wireless, Inc.)
  • KSPN-FM (103.1 FM; Aspen, CO; Owner: Nrc Broadcasting Mountain Group, Llc)
  • KNFO (106.1 FM; Snowmass, CO; Owner: Nrc Broadcasting Mountain Group, Llc)
  • KPVW (107.1 FM; Snowmass, CO; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KDNK (88.1 FM; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Carbondale Community Access Radio, Inc.)
  • KCJX (88.9 FM; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Roaring Fork Public Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Aspen, CO; Owner: Carbondale Community Access Radio, Inc)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Aspen, CO; Owner: Mountain Air Radio, Inc.)
  • KVOV (90.5 FM; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Public Broadcasting Of Colorado, Inc.)
  • KAJX (91.5 FM; Aspen, CO; Owner: Roaring Fork Public Radio)
  • KLXV (91.9 FM; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KKCH (92.7 FM; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Nrc Broadcasting Mountain Group, Llc)
  • NEW (93.5 FM; Snowmass, CO; Owner: Bs&t Wireless, Inc.)
  • NEW (93.5 FM; Snowmass, CO; Owner: M. Mays Holdings, Llc)
  • NEW (93.5 FM; Aspen, CO; Owner: Momentum Broadcasting Llc)
  • KRVG (95.5 FM; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Western Slope Communications, L.l.c.)
  • KRVG (95.5 FM; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Western Slope Communications, L.l.c.)
  • KUUR (96.7 FM; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Colorado Radio Marketing, Llc)
  • KMTS (99.1 FM; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Colorado West Broadcasting, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Basalt Town, Colorado

  • KREG-TV (Channel 3; Glenwood Springs, CO; Owner: Hoak Media Of Colorado License, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Basalt Town, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 352  (37.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 201  (21.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 198  (20.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 144  (15.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 407  (51.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 129  (16.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 238  (30.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 24 Farms In Basalt Town, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Basalt Town, Colorado

Alpine Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 40

Nbh Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.8m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 98

Bank Of Colorado - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 38

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Basalt Town, Colorado

  • Glen-Aspen


    (about 6.6 miles in Glenwood Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: CQL)

  • Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field


    (about 13.5 miles in Woody Creek, Colorado; Airport Code: ASE)

  • Glenwood Springs Municipal


    (about 17.5 miles in Glenwood Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: GWS)

  • Eagle County Regional


    (about 20.1 miles in Gypsum, Colorado; Airport Code: EGE)

  • Buckhorn Ranch


    (about 36.1 miles in Crested Butte, Colorado; Airport Code: CSE)

  • Vail/Avon


    (about 38.9 miles in Vail, Colorado; Airport Code: WHR)

  • Lake County


    (about 39.9 miles in Leadville, Colorado; Airport Code: LXV)

  • Garfield County Regional


    (about 40.9 miles in Silt, Colorado; Airport Code: RIL)

  • Riverside


    (about 40.9 miles in Silt, Colorado; Airport Code: RIL)

  • North Fork Valley


    (about 49.4 miles in Hotchkiss, Colorado; Airport Code: WPO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Basalt Town, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

52.21%

Carpooled

16.03%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

13.28%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

1.14%

Walked

4.31%

Other Means

0.42%

Worked At Home

12.62%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Basalt Town, Colorado, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 546

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 14

Female householder, no husband present : 89

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 566

Householder not living alone : 103


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 21

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 75

All other households : 1,222


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 396

Renter-occupied housing units : 150

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 14

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 34

Renter-occupied housing units : 55

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 526

Renter-occupied housing units : 143


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 43

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 55

$20,000 to $24,999 : 72

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 56

$35,000 to $39,999 : 54

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 48

$50,000 to $59,999 : 137

$60,000 to $74,999 : 208

$75,000 to $99,999 : 191

$100,000 to $124,999 : 255

$125,000 to $149,999 : 49

$150,000 to $199,999 : 31

$200,000 or more : 92


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Total : 1,491


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Occupied : 1,318

Vacant : 173


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 4


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 48

Built 2000 to 2004 : 181

Built 1990 to 1999 : 506

Built 1980 to 1989 : 506

Built 1970 to 1979 : 94

Built 1960 to 1969 : 85

Built 1950 to 1959 : 10

Built 1940 to 1949 : 8

Built 1939 or earlier : 53


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Utility gas : 981

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 8

Electricity : 304

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 25

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 27

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 to $249,999 : 18

$250,000 to $299,999 : 96

$300,000 to $399,999 : 82

$400,000 to $499,999 : 223

$500,000 to $749,999 : 199

$750,000 to $999,999 : 152

$1,000,000 or more : 126


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 55

Home equity loan only : 151

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 551

Housing units without a mortgage : 199


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Basalt Town, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : $931,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $482,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $561,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $467,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $450,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $1,000,001

Built 1950 to 1959 : $1,000,001

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $414,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Basalt Town, Colorado: 57.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Basalt Town, Colorado

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 76 76 $15,367,000
  Two Family 5 10 $1,660,000
  Three and Four Family 7 26 $2,232,000
  Five or More Family 2 20 $2,210,000
  Total

90 132 $21,469,000
2000        
  Single Family 26 26 $6,867,760
  Two Family 2 4 $797,566
  Three and Four Family 3 9 $1,740,000
  Five or More Family 2 20 $3,960,000
  Total

33 59 $13,365,326
2001        
  Single Family 27 27 $7,222,305
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 3 12 $1,395,000
  Five or More Family 1 12 $1,100,000
  Total

31 51 $9,717,305
2002        
  Single Family 19 19 $5,930,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $279,000
  Five or More Family 1 8 $980,000
  Total

21 31 $7,189,700
2003        
  Single Family 18 18 $4,965,166
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 20 $1,949,992
  Total

20 38 $6,915,158
2004        
  Single Family 24 24 $7,902,985
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 24 $7,902,985
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Basalt Town, CO): $67,200
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Basalt Town): $379,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Basalt Town): $1,300
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Basalt Town, Colorado

Utility Gas: 75.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.3%
Electricity: 20.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Basalt Town, Colorado are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Basalt Town, Colorado

Columbine Home Health Inc


     Address: 927 Cooper Avenue, Glenwood Springs, Colorado 81602
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/13/1997

Vail Valley Home Health Care


     Address: 320 Beard Creek Rd, Edwards, Colorado 81632
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 12/9/1993

St Vincent Home Health Care


     Address: 822 W 4th St, Leadville, Colorado 80461
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 10/2/1995

Bristlecone Health Services Inc


     Address: 360 Peak One Blvd #210, Frisco, Colorado 80443
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/1/1979

Premier Home Care Inc


     Address: 28350 County Road 317 #1, Buena Vista, Colorado 81211
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/11/2006

Hospitals Close To Basalt Town, Colorado

Aspen Valley Hospital


     Address: 0401 Castle Creek Road, Aspen, Colorado 81611
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Valley View Hospital Association


     Address: 1906 Blake Ave, Glenwood Springs, Colorado 81601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Vail Valley Medical Center


     Address: 181 W Meadow Drive, Vail, Colorado 81657
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Vincent General Hospital District


     Address: 822 W 4th Street, Leadville, Colorado 80461
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Grand River Medical Center


     Address: 501 Airport Road, Rifle, Colorado 81650
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Basalt Town, Colorado

Heritage Park Care Center


     Address: 1200 Village Road, Carbondale, Colorado 81623
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Grace Healthcare Of Glenwood Springs


     Address: 2305 Blake Avenue, Glenwood Springs, Colorado 81601
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 70%

E Dene Moore Care Center


     Address: 701 East 5th Street, Rifle, Colorado 81650
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home-rifle


     Address: 851 East 5th Street, Rifle, Colorado 81650
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 77%

Paonia Care And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1625 Meadowbrook Boulevard, Paonia, Colorado 81428
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 87%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Basalt Town, Colorado

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 493 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Basalt Town, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 260
    Disabled Workers: 30
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Eagle County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 52.64%
  • Bush & Cheney 46.10%
  • Other 1.27%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Basalt Town, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Eagle County, CO

13.54 % of Eagle County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $50,732

Colorado Average 10.77 %

1.29 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $11,264

Colorado Average 0.19 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Eagle County, CO (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Denver County , CO 0.71 % ($48,824 AGI )
  • Pitkin County , CO 0.68 % ($141,228 AGI )
  • Garfield County , CO 0.57 % ($64,211 AGI )

Relocation away from Eagle County, CO

11.81 % of Eagle County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $46,641

Colorado Average 10.03 %

0.62 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $13,010

Colorado Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Eagle County, CO (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Garfield County , CO 1.02 % ($71,077 AGI )
  • Denver County , CO 0.74 % ($35,738 AGI )
  • Pitkin County , CO 0.51 % ($47,253 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Colorado

Low Bracket: $0 (4.63%)
High Bracket: $0 (4.63%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Colorado

2.90%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Basalt Town, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Basalt Town, Colorado directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Basalt Town, Colorado

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 67 67 0 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 0
    per 100,000 36 36 67 0 0 0 0 0 30 30 0 103 0
Assault 5 2 4 8 0 13 3 4 0 4 2 10 2
    per 100,000 182 71 135 266 0 424 97 124 0 120 51 257 52
Burglary 7 7 7 3 8 4 0 3 17 8 8 4 11
    per 100,000 254 249 236 100 265 131 0 93 515 239 204 103 288
Larceny Theft 88 63 70 56 34 26 7 105 73 50 37 33 50
    per 100,000 3,195 2,243 2,360 1,865 1,128 849 226 3,257 2,209 1,494 943 849 1,310
Vehicle Theft 4 2 3 1 9 8 1 2 3 3 1 6 2
    per 100,000 145 71 101 33 299 261 32 62 91 90 25 154 52
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 0 2 3 0 4 0 1 0 1 0 4 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
25 18 20 15 13 10 2 28 23 15 12 11 16
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
13 9 11 9 6 7 1 14 12 8 6 7 8


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Colorado

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
8,381 9,125 11,369 9,961 6,950 10,980 14,666 15,240 16,098 16,471


(updated 2014)



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