By the Numbers

Quick Facts


  • Square miles: 8.2
  • Population 2016 est.: 5,090
  • Total household units: 1,785
  • Average household income: $61,226
  • Average household size: 2.84
  • 2015 Median Age: 35.4
  • Elevation: 5,017
  • Government: Mayor-Council-Administrator, Home Rule Charter
  • Colorado was ranked the seventh-best state to make a living in 2015 by Forbes, with a cost of living that is similar to the national average. It is also the least expensive state for electricity, natural gas and other forms of energy. (NerdWallet, 2015)

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