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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lake County, 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
(Lake County, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 285

5 to 9 years : 272

10 to 14 years : 356

15 to 17 years : 115

18 and 19 years : 165

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 184

25 to 29 years : 418

30 to 34 years : 325

35 to 39 years : 346

40 to 44 years : 337

45 to 49 years : 221

50 to 54 years : 428

55 to 59 years : 335

60 and 61 years : 62

62 to 64 years : 59

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 25

70 to 74 years : 89

75 to 79 years : 20

80 to 84 years : 19

85 years and over : 19

Female:

Under 5 years : 359

5 to 9 years : 226

10 to 14 years : 444

15 to 17 years : 89

18 and 19 years : 145

20 years : 0

21 years : 71

22 to 24 years : 139

25 to 29 years : 229

30 to 34 years : 374

35 to 39 years : 269

40 to 44 years : 308

45 to 49 years : 339

50 to 54 years : 263

55 to 59 years : 238

60 and 61 years : 40

62 to 64 years : 66

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 77

70 to 74 years : 57

75 to 79 years : 6

80 to 84 years : 54

85 years and over : 146


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lake County, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,932

Multiple ancestry : 2,450

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 37

Ancestry not reported : 606


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Lake County, Colorado)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,970

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 20

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 158

Not a U.S. citizen : 877


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lake County, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 644

5 to 17 years : 1,502

18 to 24 years : 704

25 to 34 years : 1,346

35 to 44 years : 1,260

45 to 54 years : 1,251

55 to 59 years : 573

60 and 61 years : 102

62 to 64 years : 125

65 to 74 years : 254

75 years and over : 264

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 549

5 to 17 years : 1,115

18 to 24 years : 197

25 to 34 years : 489

35 to 44 years : 363

45 to 54 years : 418

55 to 59 years : 277

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 65

65 to 74 years : 39

75 years and over : 138

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 17 years : 251

18 to 24 years : 364

25 to 34 years : 532

35 to 44 years : 640

45 to 54 years : 722

55 to 59 years : 296

60 and 61 years : 84

62 to 64 years : 60

65 to 74 years : 180

75 years and over : 126

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 20

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

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 : 48

5 to 17 years : 136

18 to 24 years : 143

25 to 34 years : 305

35 to 44 years : 257

45 to 54 years : 111

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 35

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Lake County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,812

Female : 1,856

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,710

Female : 1,592

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 20

Foreign born:

Male : 564

Female : 471


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lake County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 2,730

Born in other state in the United States : 2,944

Native: born outside the United States : 20

Foreign born : 587


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Lake County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 652

Now married, except separated : 950

Divorced : 427

Separated : 0

Widowed : 129

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 987

Now married, except separated : 1,323

Divorced : 458

Separated : 38

Widowed : 236

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 20

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 285

Now married, except separated : 482

Divorced : 35

Separated : 20

Widowed : 41


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 5,238

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 1,244

Speak English less than "very well" : 831

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 36

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lake County, Colorado

  • Other Groups: 2,825   (35.5%)
  • German: 1,173   (14.7%)
  • Irish: 890   (11.2%)
  • English: 690   (8.7%)
  • Italian: 360   (4.5%)
  • Slovene: 196   (2.5%)
  • Swedish: 194   (2.4%)
  • Norwegian: 178   (2.2%)
  • United States Or American: 168   (2.1%)
  • European: 140   (1.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 132   (1.7%)
  • Dutch: 124   (1.6%)
  • Polish: 118   (1.5%)
  • Scottish: 113   (1.4%)
  • Austrian: 90   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 84   (1.1%)
  • Russian: 54   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 47   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 44   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 34   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 30   (0.4%)
  • British: 26   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 26   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 25   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 24   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 19   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 18   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 14   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 12   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 12   (0.2%)
  • Basque: 11   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 6   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 5   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 4   (0.1%)
  • Eastern European: 4   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 3   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lake County, Colorado is 8,025



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lake County, Colorado: 4,086
Female Population in Lake County, Colorado: 3,939


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lake County, Colorado: 34.1
Median Female Resident Age in Lake County, Colorado: 34.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lake County, Colorado


White


Both sexes

37.4

Male

36.6

Female

38.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

40.8

Male

42.0

Female

40.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

40.5

Female

32.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.5

Male

31.5

Female

47.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

40.0

Male

40.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.8

Male

25.6

Female

21.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

23.3

Male

24.1

Female

22.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.7

Male

25.2

Female

24.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.9

Male

40.7

Female

43.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Lake County, Colorado


  • White: 6,281
  • African American: 16
  • American Indian: 141
  • Asian: 50
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 13
  • Some Other Race: 1,460
  • Two or More Races: 64



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Lake County, Colorado

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 40   (1.61%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.32%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 104   (4.18%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 88   (3.54%)
  • 9th Grade: 66   (2.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 57   (2.29%)
  • 11th Grade: 58   (2.33%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 104   (4.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 666   (26.77%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 232   (9.32%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 393   (15.8%)
  • Associate Degree: 205   (8.24%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 314   (12.62%)
  • Master's Degree: 84   (3.38%)
  • Professional School Degree: 34   (1.37%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 35   (1.41%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 51   (2.3%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 13   (0.59%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 29   (1.31%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 99   (4.46%)
  • 9th Grade: 58   (2.61%)
  • 10th Grade: 31   (1.4%)
  • 11th Grade: 62   (2.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 98   (4.41%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 619   (27.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 256   (11.52%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 301   (13.55%)
  • Associate Degree: 153   (6.89%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 313   (14.09%)
  • Master's Degree: 107   (4.82%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (1.04%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (0.41%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Lake County, Colorado

  • Lake County R-1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 107 Spruce Street, Leadville, CO 80461, Phone: (719) 486-6800, Students: 1,210 )

  • Mountain Boces


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: 1713 Mt Lincoln Drive West, Leadville, CO 80461, Phone: (719) 486-2603, Students: 147 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Lake County, Colorado

  • Lake County Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 1000 West 6th Street, Leadville, CO 80461, Phone: (719) 486-6830, Students: 355 )

  • Pitts Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-1, Location: 315 West 6th Street, Leadville, CO 80461, Phone: (719) 486-6920, Students: 306 )

  • Westpark Elementary School


    ( Grades: 2-4, Location: 130 West 12th Street, Leadville, CO 80461, Phone: (719) 486-6890, Students: 249 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Lake County, Colorado

  • Lake County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1000 West 4th Street, Leadville, CO 80461, Phone: (719) 486-6950, Students: 300 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Lake County, Colorado

  • Lake Co Pl


    1115 Harrison Avenue, Leadville, CO 80461

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Lake County, Colorado


  • American Museum Of Military Vehicles Inc


    Po Box1441, Crown Point, IN 46307

  • Americas Childrens Museum On Wheels - Storybus


    1770 1st St Apt 500, Highland Park, IL 60035

  • Arlee Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 512, Arlee, MT 59821

  • Art Center Highland Park


    1957 Sheridan Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035

  • Atlantic Coast Line & Seaboard Air Line Railroads Hist Socie


    Po Box 490563, Leesburg, FL 34748

  • Barrington Area Historical Society


    212 West Main Street, Barrington, IL 60010

  • Bay Area Historical Society


    Po Box 33, Silver Bay, MN 55614

  • Busy Brains Childrens Museum


    Po Box 691, Grayslake, IL 60030

  • Cedar Lake Historical Association Inc


    Po Box 421, Cedar Lake, IN 46303
    http://www.cedarlakehistory.org

  • Chain O Lakes Area Art Works Children's Musuem


    130 Washington St, Ingleside, IL 60041
    http://www.artworks4kids.org

  • Children's Neighborhood Museum


    814 Hart Rd, Round Lake, IL 60073
    http://www.rlapd.org

  • Childrens Museum Of Cedar Lake


    9430 West 135th Place, Cedar Lake, IN 46303

  • Cleveland Vegan Society


    Po Box 23, Eastlake, OH 44095

  • Clifford House


    536 N Bay St, Eustis, FL 32726

  • Collings Family Historical Graveyard And Ecological Cemetery


    151 Country Lane, Highland Park, IL 60035

  • Croatian Heritage Museum


    34900 Lake Shore Blvd, Eastlake, OH 44095

  • Cuneo Mansion And Gardens


    1350 North Milwaukee Avenue, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
    http://cuneomansion.org

  • Cuneo Museum And Gardens


    1350 N Milwaukee Ave, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
    http://cuneomansion.org

  • Deer Path Art League


    400 E Illinois Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045
    http://www.deerpathartleague.org

  • Deerfield Area Historical Society


    Po Box 520, Deerfield, IL 60015
    http://www.deerfieldhistoricalsociety.org

  • Dyer Historical Society


    One Town Square, Dyer, IN 46311

  • East Lake Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 685, Sorrento, FL 32776

  • Ela Historical Society


    9 Red Haw Lane, Lake Zurich, IL 60047

  • Elawa Farm Foundation


    Po Box 181, Lake Forest, IL 60045

  • Eustis Historical Museum Inc


    536 North Bay Street, Eustis, FL 32726
    http://www.eustis.org

  • Fairport Marine Museum


    129 2nd St, Painesville, OH 44077
    http://www.ncweb.com/org/fhlh

  • Finland Minnesota Historical Society


    Po Box 583, Finland, MN 55603

  • Finnish Heritage Museum


    301 High St, Painesville, OH 44077

  • Flathead Lake Biological Station, The University Of Montana


    311 Bio Station Lane, Polson, MT 59860

  • Florida Antique Bucket Brigade


    6855 Green Swamp Rd, Clermont, FL 34711

  • Florida Sunnyland Chapter Of The Antique And Classic Boat Sc


    Po Box 689, Mount Dora, FL 32757

  • Fort Connah Restoration Society C/o George Knapp


    Po Box 82, Charlo, MT 59824

  • Fort Rock Valley Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 84, Fort Rock, OR 97735

  • Fort Sheridan Historic Preservation Society


    Po Box 176, Highland Park, IL 60035

  • Friend Of The Lake County Library


    1425 N High St, Lakeport, CA 95453
    http://co.lake.ca.us

  • Friends Of Old Time Radio Inc


    27436 Desert Rose Ct, Leesburg, FL 34748

  • Friends Of The Lake County Discovery Museum


    1899 West Winchester Road, Libertyville, IL 60048

  • Friends Of The Lake County Museum


    Po Box 1505, Lakeport, CA 95453
    http://lakecountymuseum.org

  • Friends Of The Taylor Observatory Norton Planetarium


    Po Box 538, Kelseyville, CA 95451

  • Fund For Amuq Valley Archeologicalexpeditions Usa


    1126 Rfd, Lake Zurich, IL 60047

  • Gary Historical And Cultural Society Inc


    2409 W 5th Ave, Gary, IN 46404

  • Grant Hall Museum


    411 Washington St, Ingleside, IL 60041

  • Grant Hall Museum Of The Fox Lake-grant Township Area Histo


    Po Box 4, Fox Lake, IL 60020

  • Grayslake Historical Society


    Po Box 185, Grayslake, IL 60030

  • Greater Umatilla Historical Society


    Po Box 64, Umatilla, FL 32784

  • Griffith Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 678, Griffith, IN 46319
    http://www.griffithhistoricalsociety.org

  • Groveland Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 761, Groveland, FL 34736

  • Hammond Historical Society Inc


    564 State St, Hammond, IN 46320

  • Heritage Museum


    Po Box 962, Leadville, CO 80461

  • Hessville Historical Society Inc


    7205 Kennedy Avenue, Hammond, IN 46323

  • Hiawatha Historical Society


    622 Laurel Ave, Highland Park, IL 60035

  • Highland Park Historical Society


    326 Central Ave, Highland Park, IL 60035

  • Highwood Historical Society


    Po Box 132, Highwood, IL 60040

  • Historic Courthouse Museum And Lower Lake Schoolhouse Museum


    333 Second St., Lakeport, CA 95453

  • Historic Millburn Community Association Inc


    38757 N Highway 45, Lake Villa, IL 60046

  • Historical Society Of Buffalo Grove


    530 Bernard Drive, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    http://bgparkdistrict.org

  • Historical Society Of Island Lake


    3706 Lakeview Drive, Island Lake, IL 60042

  • Historical Society Of Tavares Inc


    121 W Alfred Street, Tavares, FL 32778

  • Historical Society Of The Fort Hill Country


    Po Box 582, Mundelein, IL 60060

  • Hobart Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 24, Hobart, IN 46342


* There are 102 more museums in Lake County, Colorado not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Lake County, 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 Lake County, Colorado.

Area Features of Lake County, Colorado


Airport


(1) Granite Heliport   (2) Lake County Airport   (3) Saint Vincent General Hospital Heliport  

Basin


(1) Church Basin   (2) Empire Amphitheater   (3) Gold Basin   (4) La Plata Basin   (5) Missouri Basin   (6) Silver Basin  

Building


(1) Lake County Sheriff S Office   (2) Lake County Sheriff S Office Jail   (3) Leadville Lake County Fire Rescue   (4) Leadville Police Department   (5) Mount Elbert Powerplant  

Canal


(1) Arlington Ditch   (2) Burton Ditch   (3) De Lappe Ditch   (4) De Lappe Henderson Ditch   (5) Derry Number 1 Ditch   (6) Dunn Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Evergreen Cemetery   (2) Granite Cemetery   (3) Saint Joseph Cemetery   (4) Winfield Cemetery  

Census


(1) Leadville North Census Designated Place   (2) Twin Lakes Census Designated Place  

Civil


(1) City Of Leadville   (2) Lake County   (3) Leadville Division   (4) Leadville North Division  

Dam


(1) Black Cloud Tailing Pond Dam   (2) Cozart Dam   (3) Grizzly Reservoir Dam   (4) Mount Elbert Forebay Dam   (5) Sugar Loaf Dam   (6) Sugarloaf Dam   (7) Twin Lakes Dam  

Falls


(1) Snyder Falls  

Flat


(1) Buffalo Park   (2) Crane Park   (3) Harrison Flat   (4) Idaho Park   (5) Kearney Park   (6) Mountain Boy Park   (7) Poverty Flat   (8) Tennessee Park  

Gap


(1) Independence Pass   (2) Lake Pass   (3) South Fork Pass   (4) Tennessee Pass   (5) Weston Pass  

Hospital


(1) Saint Vincent General Hospital  

Lake


(1) Alan Lake   (2) Anderson Lake   (3) Bear Lake   (4) Blue Lake   (5) Clohesy Lake   (6) Crystal Lake   (7) Crystal Lakes   (8) Diamond Lake   (9) Emerald Lake   (10) Evergreen Lakes   (11) Grizzly Lake   (12) Henschel Lake   (13) Hidden Lakes   (14) Home Lake   (15) Independence Lake   (16) Island Lake   (17) Jack Lake   (18) Lake Ann   (19) Lake Isabelle   (20) Law Ponds   (21) Leavick Tarn   (22) Lily Lake   (23) Lily Pond   (24) Linkins Lake   (25) Lois Lake   (26) Lost Man Lake   (27) Morton Lake   (28) Native Lake   (29) North Halfmoon Lakes   (30) Rainbow Lake   (31) Ruby Lakes   (32) Swamp Lakes   (33) Sylvan Lakes   (34) Willis Lake  

Locale


(1) Baby Doe Campground   (2) Beavr City   (3) Belle Of Colorado Campground   (4) Champion Mill   (5) Crystal Lakes Work Center   (6) Elbert Creek Campground   (7) Halfmoon Campground   (8) Hamilton   (9) Lady Of The Lake Picnic Ground   (10) Lake County Landfill   (11) Lake View Campground   (12) Leadville National Fish Hatchery   (13) Maid Of Erin Picnic Ground   (14) Malta Substation   (15) Mary Queen Campground   (16) Molly Brown Campground   (17) Mount Massive Golf Course   (18) Parry Peak Campground   (19) Portal Campground   (20) Printer Boy Campground   (21) Silver Dollar Campground   (22) Ski Cooper   (23) Tennessee Pass   (24) Twin Peaks Campground   (25) White Star Campground  

Military


(1) Leadville Army Air Field Historical  

Mine


(1) A M Mine   (2) A V Mine   (3) Adams Shaft   (4) Aetna Mine   (5) Agassiz Mine   (6) Agwalt Tunnel Mine   (7) Alice Placer   (8) All Right Mine   (9) Altoona Mine   (10) American Eagle Mine   (11) Amity Shaft   (12) Antioch Quarry   (13) Aztec Mine   (14) Badger State Mine   (15) Bald Mountain Shaft   (16) Ball Mountain Mine   (17) Ballard Mine   (18) Bangkok Mine   (19) Banker Mine   (20) Banner Mine   (21) Bartlett Mine   (22) Bartlett Shaft   (23) Bartlett Tunnel   (24) Bates Mine   (25) Beck Shaft   (26) Belcher Shaft   (27) Belgian Mine   (28) Bell Of Granite Mine   (29) Ben Burb Shaft   (30) Bengal Tiger Mine   (31) Benton Mine   (32) Bessie Wilgus Shaft   (33) Betsy Mine   (34) Big Chicago Mine   (35) Big Chief Mine   (36) Birdella Shaft   (37) Bison Shaft   (38) Black Cloud Mine   (39) Black Prince Mine   (40) Blanche Mine   (41) Blind Tom Mine   (42) Bob Ingersoll Mine   (43) Boehmer Mine   (44) Bohn Mine   (45) Bon Air Mine   (46) Boyd Tunnel Mine   (47) Buck Mine   (48) Buckeye Mine   (49) Bullseye Mine   (50) Burton Placer Mine   (51) Bwlchgoch Mine   (52) Cache Creek Mine   (53) Cady Mine   (54) Canterbury Hill Mine   (55) Capitol Northern Mine   (56) Carbonate Mine   (57) Casey Mine   (58) Castle View Mine   (59) Catalpa Mine   (60) Champion Mine   (61) Chautauquan Mine   (62) Chicago Mine   (63) Chippewa Mine   (64) Chrysolite Mine   (65) Clarendon Placer Mine   (66) Clear Grit Mine   (67) Cleveland Mine   (68) Cloud City Shaft   (69) Cloverleaf Mine   (70) Codfish Balls Mine   (71) Colorado Princess Mine   (72) Columbia Number 2 Mine   (73) Columbia Tunnel Mine   (74) Columbine Mine   (75) Comstock Copper Mine   (76) Contract Shaft   (77) Coon Valley Mine   (78) Cora Belle Mine   (79) Cord Mine   (80) Coronado Mine   (81) Crescent Mine   (82) Crescentia Shaft   (83) Crown Point Mine   (84) Curlew Placer Mine   (85) Daly Mine   (86) Delante Shaft   (87) Delmonte Mine   (88) Denver City Mine   (89) Detroit Mine   (90) Dillion Mine   (91) Dinero Tunnel   (92) Dodridge Mine   (93) Double Decker Mine   (94) Doublecheck Mine   (95) Driscoll Mine   (96) East Flagstaff Mine   (97) Eclipse Mine   (98) Edna May Mine   (99) Elco Placer Mine   (100) Eleven O Clock Mine   (101) Eliza Mine   (102) Elk And Grey Swan Group Mine   (103) Elk Mine   (104) Elkhorn Shaft   (105) Ella Beller Mine   (106) Emmett Mine   (107) Enterprise Mine   (108) Estay Tunnel Mine   (109) Eureka Mine   (110) Evelyn Mine   (111) Evening Star Mine   (112) Fairview Hill Mine   (113) Fairview Mine   (114) Famous Mine   (115) Fanny Rawlins Mine   (116) Fidelity Mine   (117) Fitzhugh Mine   (118) Florence Extension Mine   (119) Forest Rose Mine   (120) Fortune Mine   (121) Franklin Mine   (122) Free American Number Two Mine   (123) Fryer Hill Mine   (124) Gallagher Mine   (125) Gambetta Mine   (126) Garbutt Mine   (127) Garibaldi Tunnel Mine   (128) Giant Mine   (129) Glass-pendery Mine   (130) Gleason Mine   (131) Gold Basin Mine   (132) Gold Bottom Placer Mine   (133) Gold Run Mine   (134) Golden Cache Mine   (135) Golden Curry Mine   (136) Golden Fleece Mine   (137) Good Hope Mine   (138) Gordon Mine   (139) Grandview Shaft   (140) Gray Eagle Mine   (141) Great O Sullivan Mine   (142) Greenback Mine   (143) Griffin Tunnels   (144) H And H Mine   (145) Habendum Mine   (146) Hard To Beat Mine   (147) Harvard Mine   (148) Harvard Number One Mine   (149) Hayden Mine   (150) Hayden Placer Mine   (151) Hazard Mine   (152) Hegeman Mine   (153) Helen H Cochran Mine   (154) Hellena Mine   (155) Henrietta Mine   (156) Hess Tunnel Mine   (157) Hibernia Mine   (158) Highland Chief Mine   (159) Highland Mary Tunnel Mine   (160) Hoffer Mine   (161) Home Extension Mine   (162) Hope Mine   (163) Hopemore Mine   (164) Houston Tunnel Mine   (165) Howard Shaft   (166) Huckleberry Shaft   (167) Hugh Shaft   (168) Hussy Mine   (169) Ibex Mines   (170) Ida Nyce Shaft   (171) Independent Mine   (172) International Mine   (173) Iowa Gulch Mine   (174) Irene Number 2 Mine   (175) Iron Mask Mine   (176) Iron Mike Mine   (177) J R Loker Mine   (178) Jamie Lee Mine   (179) Jason Mine   (180) Jennie June Mine   (181) Johnson Mine   (182) Jones Pit   (183) Josephine Mine   (184) Julia Fiske Mine   (185) Kathy K Mine   (186) Katy Mine   (187) Keene Shaft   (188) Keno Shaft   (189) Kleff Shaft   (190) Kosmon Mine   (191) Kroll Mine   (192) Last Chance Mine   (193) Last Chip Mine   (194) Last Chip Number One Mine   (195) Last Chip Number Three Mine   (196) Last Chip Number Two Mine   (197) Last Dollar Mine   (198) Lazy Bill Mine   (199) Leadville District Mine   (200) Lincoln Mining District Mine   (201) Little Alice Tunnel Mine   (202) Little Annie Mine   (203) Little Bob Shaft   (204) Little Chief Mine   (205) Little Ellen Mine   (206) Little Eva Mine   (207) Little Galesburg Mine   (208) Little Giant Mine   (209) Little Guy Mine   (210) Little Joe Mine   (211) Little Keystone Shaft Mine   (212) Little Major Mine   (213) Little Miami Mine   (214) Little Nellie Mine   (215) Little Prince Mine   (216) Little Silver Mine   (217) Little Sister Placer Mine   (218) Little Sugar Loaf Placer Mine   (219) Little Troy Mine   (220) Little Vinnie Mine   (221) Lone Star Mine   (222) Long And Deery Mine   (223) Louisville Mine   (224) Lucky Ten Mine   (225) Luema Mine   (226) Luna Placer Mine   (227) Luzerne Mine   (228) Lyons Placer Mine   (229) Magenta Mine   (230) Mahala Mine   (231) Maid Of Erin Mine   (232) Mammoth Mine   (233) Matchless Mine   (234) Maud Mine   (235) May Queen Mine   (236) Mccormick Mine   (237) Mexican Mine   (238) Midas Mine   (239) Middle Mountain Mine   (240) Midland Shaft   (241) Mikado Mine   (242) Mike Mine   (243) Mike Rabbit Mine   (244) Minnie Pump Shaft   (245) Modest Barrel Mine   (246) Modest Girl Mine   (247) Modoc Mine   (248) Moffat Mine   (249) Monarch Mine   (250) Montgomery Mine   (251) Morning Star Mine   (252) Mount Harvard Mine   (253) Mount Massive Placer Mine   (254) Mountain Boy Mine   (255) Moyer Mine   (256) Murray Tunnel Mine   (257) National Placer Mine   (258) Negro Infant Mine   (259) Nelson Tunnel   (260) Neptune Mine   (261) Nevada Tunnel Mine   (262) New Cambetta Mine   (263) New England Mine   (264) New Year Mine   (265) Newell Mine   (266) Niles Mine   (267) North Mike Mine   (268) Northern Shaft   (269) O K Mine   (270) O Donovan Rosa Shaft   (271) Ollie Reed Mine   (272) Only Chance Mine   (273) Ontario Shaft   (274) Orion Mine   (275) Oro City Shaft   (276) Ostrom Mine   (277) Page Tunnel Mine   (278) Pandora Mine   (279) Pantle Mine   (280) Peerless Mine   (281) Peerless Tunnel Mine   (282) Pendry Mine   (283) Penn Nevada Dredge Mine   (284) Penn Number One Mine   (285) Pennsylvania Placer   (286) Penrose Mine   (287) Pieplant Mine   (288) Pilot Mine   (289) Pima Placer Mine   (290) Pittsburgh Mine   (291) Placer Mines   (292) Ponsardine Shaft Mine   (293) Poor Boy Mine   (294) Porter Mine   (295) Pos Shaft   (296) Practical Gold Mining Mine   (297) President Shaft   (298) Price Mine   (299) Prospect Mountain Mine   (300) Pyrenees Mine   (301) Quadrilateral Mine   (302) Raeanna Mine   (303) Rattling Jack Mine   (304) Ready Cash Mine   (305) Red Head Shaft   (306) Reed Shaft   (307) Reindeer Shaft   (308) Result Mine   (309) Resurrection Mine   (310) Reveille Mine   (311) Revenue Number One Mine   (312) Rex Mine   (313) Robert E Lee Mine   (314) Robert Emmet Mine   (315) Rock Shaft   (316) Rocky Point Mine   (317) Rosse Tunnel   (318) Ruby Mine   (319) Saguache Placers Mine   (320) Saint Ann Mine   (321) Saint Kevin Shaft   (322) Saint Louis Mine   (323) Saint Louis Tunnel   (324) Saint Marys Mine   (325) Saturday Night Mine   (326) Savage Mine   (327) Savage Placer Mine   (328) Seneca Mine   (329) Sequin Mine   (330) Seventy-six Mine   (331) Shields Mine   (332) Silver Spoon Mine   (333) Siwatch Tunnel   (334) Sixth Street Mine   (335) Smith-bullard Mine   (336) Smuggler Mine   (337) Spring Mine   (338) Star Mine   (339) Star Of Hope Mine   (340) Star Of The West Mine   (341) Steel Spring Mine   (342) Stevens Mine   (343) Stone Number Five Mine   (344) Stonewall Jackson Shaft   (345) Sullivan Mine   (346) Sunday Mine   (347) Sunset Mine   (348) Surprise Shaft   (349) Swisher Tunnel Mine   (350) Swiss Boy Dump Mine   (351) Tarshish Mine   (352) Tasmania Mine   (353) Tenderfoot Shaft   (354) The Burge Group Mine   (355) Thespian Mine   (356) Tiger Lilly Mine   (357) Tiger Shaft   (358) Tiger Tunnel   (359) Tip Top Mine   (360) Tom Thumb Mine   (361) Trafalgar Mine   (362) Triumph Mine   (363) Tucson Mine   (364) Turquoise Chief Mine   (365) U S Dredge Mine   (366) Ulster Newton Mine   (367) Union Mine   (368) Vanderbilt Mine   (369) Venier Mine   (370) Venture Mine   (371) Venture Shaft   (372) Vesuvius Mine   (373) Villa Shaft   (374) Vining Shaft   (375) Virginius Mine   (376) Vulture Mine   (377) Washburn Mine   (378) Washington Mine   (379) Waterloo Mine   (380) Webster Pit   (381) Webster Tunnel Mine   (382) Weston Pass Mine   (383) White Cap Mine   (384) White Star Mine   (385) Whiteside Shaft   (386) Wilkes Barre Tunnels   (387) Winnie Mine   (388) Wolcott Mine   (389) Wolftone Mine   (390) Wootten Placer Mine   (391) Wright Mine   (392) X Shaft   (393) Yak Tunnel   (394) Yale Tunnel Mine   (395) Yankee Doodle Mine   (396) Young America Placer Mine   (397) Younger Mine   (398) Zuni Placer Mine  

Park


(1) Leadville Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Adelaide Historical   (2) Balltown   (3) Brumley Historical   (4) Everett   (5) Granite   (6) Independence Historical   (7) Kobe   (8) Leadville   (9) Leadville Junction   (10) Malta   (11) Mount Massive Lakes   (12) Oro Historical   (13) Resurrection Mill   (14) Rockdale   (15) Ruby Historical   (16) Stringtown   (17) Twin Lakes   (18) Vicksburg   (19) Winfield  

Range


(1) Mosquito Range  

Reserve


(1) Mount Massive Wilderness  

Reservoir


(1) Big Evans Reservoir   (2) Black Cloud Tailings Pond   (3) Conley Lakes   (4) Cozart Reservoir   (5) Empire Reservoir   (6) Grizzly Reservoir   (7) Mount Elbert Forebay   (8) Turquoise Lake   (9) Twin Lakes   (10) Twin Lakes Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Continental Divide   (2) Ellingwood Ridge   (3) Stray Horse Ridge  

School


(1) Colorado Mountain College Timberline Campus   (2) Lake County High School   (3) Westpark Elementary School  

Spring


(1) Soda Springs  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Big Union Creek   (3) Black Cloud Creek   (4) Blackbear Creek   (5) Box Creek   (6) Brush Creek   (7) Busk Creek   (8) Cache Creek   (9) Corske Creek   (10) Crystal Lake Creek   (11) East Fork Arkansas River   (12) East Tennessee Creek   (13) Echo Creek   (14) Elbert Creek   (15) Flume Creek   (16) Galena Creek   (17) Grey Copper Creek   (18) Grizzly Creek   (19) Halfmoon Creek   (20) Herrington Creek   (21) Independence Creek   (22) Lake Creek   (23) Lake Fork   (24) Little Union Creek   (25) Mill Creek   (26) North Fork Clear Creek   (27) North Fork Lake Creek   (28) North Fork West Tennessee Creek   (29) North Halfmoon Creek   (30) North Willow Creek   (31) Rock Creek   (32) South Fork Clear Creek   (33) South Fork Lake Creek   (34) South Halfmoon Creek   (35) South Willow Creek   (36) Spring Creek   (37) Tennessee Creek   (38) Truro Creek   (39) West Tennessee Creek   (40) Willow Creek  

Summit


(1) Bald Eagle Mountain   (2) Ball Mountain   (3) Black Mountain   (4) Breece Hill   (5) Browns Peak   (6) Bull Hill   (7) Canterbury Hill   (8) Carbonate Hill   (9) Casco Peak   (10) Cooper Hill   (11) Cross Mountain   (12) Deer Mountain   (13) East Ball Mountain   (14) Empire Hill   (15) Ervin Peak   (16) Fairview Hill   (17) Finnback Knob   (18) French Mountain   (19) Fryer Hill   (20) Garfield Peak   (21) Geissler Mountain   (22) Granite Mountain   (23) Green Mountain   (24) Grizzly Peak   (25) Horseshoe Mountain   (26) Huron Peak   (27) Ice Mountain   (28) Independence Mountain   (29) Iron Hill   (30) Jenkins Mountain   (31) La Plata Peak   (32) Long And Derry Hill   (33) Loveland Mountain   (34) Middle Mountain   (35) Missouri Hill   (36) Monitor Rock   (37) Mount Belford   (38) Mount Blaurock   (39) Mount Champion   (40) Mount Cosgriff   (41) Mount Elbert   (42) Mount Hope   (43) Mount Massive   (44) Mount Oklahoma   (45) Mount Sheridan   (46) Mount Zion   (47) Ouray Peak   (48) Parry Peak   (49) Pecks Peak   (50) Peerless Mountain   (51) Printer Boy Hill   (52) Prospect Mountain   (53) Ptarmigan Peak   (54) Quail Mountain   (55) Red Mountain   (56) Rinker Peak   (57) Rock Hill   (58) Rocky Point   (59) South Peak   (60) Star Mountain   (61) Sugarloaf Mountain   (62) The Three Apostles   (63) Twin Mounds   (64) Twin Peaks   (65) Twining Peak   (66) Virginia Peak   (67) West Sheridan   (68) Whites Hill   (69) Winfield Peak   (70) Yankee Hill  

Tower


(1) Krmh-am Leadville   (2) Krmh-fm Leadville  

Trail


(1) Highline Trail   (2) Main Range Trail   (3) Mount Elbert Trail   (4) Mount Massive Trail  

Tunnel


(1) Twin Lakes Reservoir And Canal Company Tunnel Number 1  

Valley


(1) Alps Gulch   (2) Bartlett Gulch   (3) Belford Gulch   (4) Boswell Gulch   (5) California Gulch   (6) Colorado Gulch   (7) Dayton Gulch   (8) Dry Union Gulch   (9) Echo Canyon   (10) Empire Gulch   (11) Evans Gulch   (12) Galena Gulch   (13) Georgia Gulch   (14) Gleason Gulch   (15) Gordon Gulch   (16) Graham Gulch   (17) Hawkinsville Gulch   (18) Hayden Gulch   (19) Hewitts Gulch   (20) Holmes Gulch   (21) Hunt Gulch   (22) Iowa Gulch   (23) Iwoa Gulch   (24) Johnson Gulch   (25) La Plata Gulch   (26) Lackawanna Gulch   (27) Lincoln Gulch   (28) Little Evans Gulch   (29) Little Porcupine Gulch   (30) Little Stray Horse Gulch   (31) Little Sugarloaf Gulch   (32) Little Willis Gulch   (33) Longs Gulch   (34) Lost Canyon   (35) Low Pass Gulch   (36) Lulu Gulch   (37) Mcnasser Gulch   (38) Missouri Gulch   (39) Monitor Gulch   (40) Mountain Boy Gulch   (41) Negro Gulch   (42) No Name Gulch   (43) Nugget Gulch   (44) Oregon Gulch   (45) Pawnee Gulch   (46) Peekaboo Gulch   (47) Pigtail Gulch   (48) Porcupine Gulch   (49) Saint Kevin Gulch   (50) Sawmill Gulch   (51) Sayres Gulch   (52) Sheep Gulch   (53) Sheephead Gulch   (54) Shingle Mill Gulch   (55) Smith Gulch   (56) South Evans Gulch   (57) Strawberry Gulch   (58) Stray Horse Gulch   (59) Sugarloaf Gulch   (60) Sunset Gulch   (61) Temple Gulch   (62) Thayer Gulch   (63) Thompson Gulch   (64) Twobit Gulch   (65) Waverly Gulch   (66) Wet Gulch   (67) Whites Gulch   (68) Willis Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lake County, Colorado

80461 (pop. 7,621) 81251 (pop. 191)


Counties Nearby Lake County, Colorado

Summit County, CO  (pop. 28,241) 28.0 Miles
Pitkin County, CO  (pop. 15,314) 31.4 Miles
Park County, CO  (pop. 16,788) 31.9 Miles
Eagle County, CO  (pop. 52,050) 33.3 Miles
Chaffee County, CO  (pop. 16,870) 40.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lake County, Colorado

719



Elevation in Lake County, Colorado is 10,043.0 ft. (3,061.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lake County, Colorado

Lat: 39.214575 N        Long: -106.310225 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Lake County, 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 Lake County, Colorado

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 126   (3.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 85   (2.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 231   (6.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 573   (15.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 476   (12.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 698   (18.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 398   (10.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 355   (9.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 169   (4.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 202   (5.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 106   (2.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 68   (1.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 208   (5.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 134   (3.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Lake County, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,049

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 826

In 3-person carpool : 278

In 4-person carpool : 250

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 40

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 46

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 71

Walked : 446

Other means : 51

Worked at home : 103


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Lake County, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 416

5 to 9 minutes : 755

10 to 14 minutes : 397

15 to 19 minutes : 360

20 to 24 minutes : 164

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 185

35 to 39 minutes : 91

40 to 44 minutes : 110

45 to 59 minutes : 766

60 to 89 minutes : 595

90 or more minutes : 218


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lake County, Colorado)

With Social Security income : 338

No Social Security income : 2,669


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lake County, Colorado)

With retirement income : 350

No retirement income : 2,657


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Lake County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 110

$10,000 to $14,999 : 156

$15,000 to $19,999 : 140

$20,000 to $24,999 : 93

$25,000 to $29,999 : 54

$30,000 to $34,999 : 71

$35,000 to $39,999 : 139

$40,000 to $44,999 : 76

$45,000 to $49,999 : 59

$50,000 to $59,999 : 237

$60,000 to $74,999 : 274

$75,000 to $99,999 : 133

$100,000 to $124,999 : 76

$125,000 to $149,999 : 98

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Lake County, Colorado)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $45,932


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Lake County, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 431  (18.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 430  (18.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 291  (12.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 955  (40.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 528  (31.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 517  (31.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 496  (29.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 35  (2.1%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Lake County, Colorado

Employed: 3,957
Unemployed: 171



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Lake County, Colorado

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Lake County, Colorado

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 40.38 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 40.38 Mgal/d





There are 23 Farms In Lake County, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Lake County, Colorado

The First National Bank Of Hugo - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $108.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

The Pueblo Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $319.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

Peoples National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $286.7k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Lake County, Colorado

  • Lake County


    (about 0.5 miles in Leadville, Colorado; Airport Code: LXV)

  • Vail/Avon


    (about 28.1 miles in Vail, Colorado; Airport Code: WHR)

  • Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field


    (about 29.9 miles in Woody Creek, Colorado; Airport Code: ASE)

  • Buckhorn Ranch


    (about 41.7 miles in Crested Butte, Colorado; Airport Code: CSE)

  • Eagle County Regional


    (about 43.8 miles in Gypsum, Colorado; Airport Code: EGE)

  • Glen-Aspen


    (about 47.0 miles in Glenwood Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: CQL)

  • Harriet Alexander Field


    (about 48.8 miles in Salida, Colorado; Airport Code: SLT)

  • Glenwood Springs Municipal


    (about 57.2 miles in Glenwood Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: GWS)

  • Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional


    (about 57.9 miles in Gunnison, Colorado; Airport Code: GUC)

  • North Fork Valley


    (about 76.4 miles in Hotchkiss, Colorado; Airport Code: WPO)

  • Rocky Mountain Metropolitan


    (about 79.6 miles in Broomfield, Colorado; Airport Code: BJC)

  • Garfield County Regional


    (about 81.2 miles in Silt, Colorado; Airport Code: RIL)

  • Riverside


    (about 81.2 miles in Silt, Colorado; Airport Code: RIL)

  • Centennial


    (about 81.9 miles in Centennial, Colorado; Airport Code: APA)

  • Arapahoe County


    (about 81.9 miles in Centennial, Colorado; Airport Code: APA)

  • USAF Academy Airfield


    (about 82.1 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: AFF)

  • Fremont County


    (about 84.4 miles in Florence, Colorado; Airport Code: CNE)

  • Stapleton International


    (about 85.5 miles in Denver, Colorado; Airport Code: DEN)

  • Longmont Municipal


    (about 89.5 miles in Longmont, Colorado; Airport Code: LGM)

  • Buckley AFB


    (about 89.7 miles in Aurora, Colorado; Airport Code: BFK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lake County, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

59.56%

Carpooled

28.50%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

3.41%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.28%

Walked

4.12%

Other Means

0.81%

Worked At Home

3.33%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Lake County, 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
(Lake County, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,240

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 185

Female householder, no husband present : 297

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 940

Householder not living alone : 345


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Lake County, Colorado)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 299

Female householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and male partner : 23

All other households : 2,666


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Lake County, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 919

Renter-occupied housing units : 321

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 111

Renter-occupied housing units : 74

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 154

Renter-occupied housing units : 143

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 711

Renter-occupied housing units : 574


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Lake County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 265

$10,000 to $14,999 : 345

$15,000 to $19,999 : 239

$20,000 to $24,999 : 180

$25,000 to $29,999 : 113

$30,000 to $34,999 : 149

$35,000 to $39,999 : 278

$40,000 to $44,999 : 115

$45,000 to $49,999 : 130

$50,000 to $59,999 : 321

$60,000 to $74,999 : 382

$75,000 to $99,999 : 260

$100,000 to $124,999 : 93

$125,000 to $149,999 : 131

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Lake County, Colorado)

Total : 4,528


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Lake County, Colorado)

Occupied : 3,007

Vacant : 1,521


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lake County, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Lake County, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 22

Built 2000 to 2004 : 243

Built 1990 to 1999 : 339

Built 1980 to 1989 : 402

Built 1970 to 1979 : 871

Built 1960 to 1969 : 429

Built 1950 to 1959 : 706

Built 1940 to 1949 : 221

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,295


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Lake County, Colorado)

Utility gas : 1,849

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 371

Electricity : 445

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 53

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 226

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 63

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Lake County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 31

$10,000 to $14,999 : 54

$15,000 to $19,999 : 39

$20,000 to $24,999 : 111

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 21

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 40

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 56

$80,000 to $89,999 : 38

$90,000 to $99,999 : 13

$100,000 to $124,999 : 132

$125,000 to $149,999 : 196

$150,000 to $174,999 : 227

$175,000 to $199,999 : 351

$200,000 to $249,999 : 259

$250,000 to $299,999 : 92

$300,000 to $399,999 : 104

$400,000 to $499,999 : 46

$500,000 to $749,999 : 13

$750,000 to $999,999 : 9

$1,000,000 or more : 43


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Lake County, 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 : 103

Home equity loan only : 144

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,022

Housing units without a mortgage : 626


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Lake County, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $196,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $36,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $190,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $193,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $139,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $181,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $168,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $167,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Lake County, Colorado: 60.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Lake County, 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 43 43 $5,269,965
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

43 43 $5,269,965
2000        
  Single Family 61 61 $6,471,145
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

61 61 $6,471,145
2001        
  Single Family 52 52 $6,018,486
  Two Family 2 4 $469,784
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

54 56 $6,488,270
2002        
  Single Family 96 96 $10,656,848
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

96 96 $10,656,848
2003        
  Single Family 11 11 $586,772
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $586,772
2004        
  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
2005        
  Single Family 42 42 $4,478,797
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

42 42 $4,478,797
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 (Lake County, CO): $37,691
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lake County): $102,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lake County, Colorado

Utility Gas: 64.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 19.2%
Electricity: 9.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.1%
Wood: 5.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Lake County, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 8.27%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 13.53%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 51.88%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 26.32%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lake County): $558
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Lake County): $1056


(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 Lake County, Colorado are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Lake County, Colorado

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

Vail Valley Home Health Care


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

Premier Home Care Inc


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

Upper Arkansas Home Health, An Amedisys Partn


     Address: 301 E Oak Street, Salida, Colorado 81201
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/1/1985

Hospitals Close To Lake County, Colorado

St Vincent General Hospital District


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

St Anthony Summit Medical Center


     Address: 340 Peak One Drive, Frisco, Colorado 80443
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Aspen Valley Hospital


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

Vail Valley Medical Center


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

Heart Of The Rockies Regional Medical Center


     Address: 448 E First St, Salida, Colorado 81201
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Lake County, Colorado

Columbine Manor Care Center


     Address: 530 West 16th Street, Salida, Colorado 81201
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Health Care Center At Gunnison Living Community


     Address: 1500 W Tomichi Ave, Gunnison, Colorado 81230
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 43
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Cripple Creek Rehabilitation & Wellness Center


     Address: 700 North A Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado 80813
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 46
     Percent Occupied: 77%

Sierra Healthcare Community


     Address: 1432 Depew Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80214
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Christopher House


     Address: 6270 West 38th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, Colorado 80033
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 83%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lake County, Colorado

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 509 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lake County, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 450
    Disabled Workers: 125
    Widowers Workers: 95
    Spouses Workers: 40
    Children Workers: 65


(updated 2007)



Lake County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 55.04%
  • Bush & Cheney 42.76%
  • Other 2.20%



(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 Lake County, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Lake County, CO

11.69 % of Lake County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,406

Colorado Average 10.77 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Eagle County , CO 1.34 % ($38,161 AGI )
  • Summit County , CO 0.73 % ($35,412 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , CO 0.60 % ($41,857 AGI )
  • Denver County , CO 0.43 % ($27,500 AGI )

Relocation away from Lake County, CO

12.07 % of Lake 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 $31,217

Colorado Average 10.03 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Summit County , CO 1.16 % ($22,370 AGI )
  • Eagle County , CO 1.03 % ($40,208 AGI )
  • El Paso County , CO 0.99 % ($27,826 AGI )
  • Chaffee County , CO 0.56 % ($22,462 AGI )
  • Adams County , CO 0.52 % ($22,917 AGI )
  • Denver County , CO 0.47 % ($32,636 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , CO 0.43 % ($33,200 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 Lake County, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Lake County, Colorado


On 06/13/1977, a tornado touched down 21.03 miles from the center of Lake County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Lake County, Colorado

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/26/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
07/18/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
         
Lightning        
08/26/1999, 05:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/25/1999, 02:39 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/04/1998, 02:00 pm 0 2 $1K --
12/13/1901, 08:45 pm 0 0 $10K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/29/2000, 04:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
         





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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 Lake County, Colorado directly or research local government web sites.

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)



Jails in Lake County, Colorado


  • Lake County Jail


    505 Harrison Avenue, Leadville, CO 80461
    Capacity: 14
    Confined: 30
    Avg. Population: 20
    Year Built: 1955


(updated 2006)



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