Telluride, Colorado

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Population in 2013: 2,319 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.4%
 
Males: 1,272  (54.9%)
Females: 1,047  (45.1%)
Median resident age:  33.1 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 81435.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,484 (it was $51,938 in 2000)
Telluride:

$67,484
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $39,069 (it was $38,832 in 2000)

Telluride town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $828,513 (it was $485,600 in 2000)
Telluride:

$828,513
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: over $1,000,000; Detached houses: over $1,000,000; Townhouses or other attached units: $736,860; In 2-unit structures: $832,676; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $451,613; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $542,372; Mobile homes: $80,518

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,478.

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  • Races in Telluride, CO (2010)

    Telluride races chart
    • 2,02987.3%White alone
    • 2199.4%Hispanic
    • 321.4%Two or more races
    • 261.1%Asian alone
    • 100.4%American Indian alone
    • 70.3%Black alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone

Races in Telluride detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Telluride: 113.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.7%), Irish (15.3%), English (11.6%), German (8.8%), Italian (6.3%), French (3.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 2/10/1887

Elevation: 8792 feet

Land area: 0.71 square miles.

Population density: 3,282 people per square mile   (average).

Telluride,CO real estate house value index trend

Telluride, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Telluride:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Telluride town:

  • Never married: 56.1%
  • Now married: 29.1%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 0.8%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

182 residents are foreign born (5.1% Europe, 2.6% Latin America, 1.2% Oceania).

This town:

8.8%
Colorado:

9.5%



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Telluride, Colorado as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Telluride to the number of sex offenders is 2,291 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,144 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,867 (0.3%)

Telluride satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (175.4 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (176.0 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (387.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Mountain Village, CO (1.6 miles ), Ophir, CO (2.4 miles) , Ouray, CO (3.1 miles ), Sawpit, CO (3.3 miles) , Portland, CO (3.4 miles) , Silverton, CO (3.5 miles ), Ridgway, CO (3.9 miles ), Loghill Village, CO (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $255,000
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $259,500
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $380,600
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $352,000
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $365,900
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $536,600
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $576,500
  • 2004: 20 buildings, average cost: $768,100
  • 2005: 25 buildings, average cost: $612,700
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $786,700
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $744,400
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $1,069,300
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $1,031,300
  • 2010: 19 buildings, average cost: $374,800
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $910,000
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $1,171,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.94 N, Longitude: 107.82 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): To-hell-you-ride

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,244 (+60.0%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 923 (59.4%)

Area code: 970

Telluride household income distribution Telluride home values distribution

Crime rates in Telluride by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0100000001201
per 100,000 0.043.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.042.084.60.043.2
Robberies 0110000111101
per 100,000 0.043.042.20.00.00.00.042.142.142.042.30.043.2
Assaults 566331271054564
per 100,000 219.2257.8253.5127.8128.8511.3307.8420.5210.3168.1211.4249.9172.9
Burglaries 24302814102013101422889
per 100,000 1,052.21,289.21,182.9596.5429.4852.2571.7420.5589.0924.4338.3333.2389.1
Thefts 2131901301121791451551478714414810596
per 100,000 9,338.08,165.05,492.24,772.07,685.76,178.16,816.26,181.73,660.16,050.46,257.94,373.24,150.5
Auto thefts 119911661164622
per 100,000 482.2386.8380.242.642.9255.6263.9462.6252.4168.1253.783.386.5
Arson 0000001000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.044.00.00.00.00.00.043.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 195.3201.6146.296.5135.2158.4145.8151.496.8147.5153.894.0104.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Telluride detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 13 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.89
Colorado average:

2.28

Telluride tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.6%
Colorado:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +850 (+62.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (40%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Telluride: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Telluride, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Telluride-area historical earthquake activity is above Colorado state average. It is 232% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 548.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 551.9 miles away from Telluride center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 535.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 526.8 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/13/1994 at 06:01:23, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 17.0 miles away from Telluride center
On 9/2/1992 at 10:26:20, a magnitude 5.9 (5.7 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.9 ML, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 316.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in San Miguel County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Fires: 2, Landslides: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Telluride topographic map

Birthplace of: David Lavender - (1910-2003), Western writer and historian.

Airports and heliports located in Telluride:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Telluride:

  • Fort Lewis College (about 46 miles; Durango, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,631)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 65 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • San Juan College (about 84 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Colorado Mesa University (about 88 miles; Grand Junction, CO; FT enrollment: 7,671)
  • Adams State University (about 111 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Colorado Mountain College (about 115 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 3,463)
  • Colorado College (about 174 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)

Public high school in Telluride:

Public elementary/middle schools in Telluride:

Private elementary/middle school in Telluride:

  • TELLURIDE MOUNTAIN SCHOOL (Students: 92; Location: 200 SAN MIGUEL RIVER DR; Grades: PK - 11)
See full list of schools located in Telluride

Library in Telluride:

  • SAN MIGUEL LIBRARY DISTRICT # 1/TELLURIDE (Operating income: $2,292,807; Location: 100 W. PACIFIC AVE.; 50,001 books; 2,664 e-books; 9,528 audio materials; 5,817 video materials; 19 local licensed databases; 1 state licensed databases; 9 other licensed databases; 344 print serial subscriptions; 25 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Should have included this in the previous... would you please list the Telluride Medical Center as a Medical Center in the Telluride area. TMC is a Level V Trauma Center and is open 24/7 as well as a Primary Care Practice. It seems logical to list it. Thanks

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Notable locations in Telluride: San Miguel County Court House (A), Wilkinson Public Library (B), Rebekah Hall - Town Hall Annex (C), Telluride Fire Department and Emergency Medical Services Station 1 (D), Telluride Town Hall (E), Telluride Community Center (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Telluride include: Christ Church (A), Telluride Christian Fellowship (B), Telluride Baptist Chapel (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Lone Tree Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Bear Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Telluride include: Telluride Historic District (1), Judy Long Memorial Park (2), Town Park (3), Francis Warner Field (4), Telluride Community Pool (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Telluride Helitrax (Ski & Helicopter Tours; 300 West Colorado Avenue), Rocky Mountain Airlines (Ski & Helicopter Tours; P.O.Box 3042), Telluride & the San Juans Pocket Guide (300 South Mahoney Drive), Bush & Associates (300 South Mahoney Drive).

Hotels: Camel's Garden (250 West San Juan), Accommodations in Telluride (100 West Colorado Avenue Suite STE), Alpine Lodging & Rentals (210 South Oak), Alpine Lodging & Real Estate (210 South Oak), Elevation Vacations LLC (624 Mountain Village Blv Suite 6), Hotel Telluride (199 Cornet), Inn at Lost Creek (119 Lost Creek Lane), Ice House Hotel (310 South Fir), Hotel Columbia (300 West San Juan Avenue).

Courts: Mountain Village Town - Municipal Court (411 Mountain Village Blv), Colorado State Government - Courts- San Miguel County Combined Court (305 Colorado Avenue).

San Miguel County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 23.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

23.2
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 4.12. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.12
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Telluride and their reported violations in the past:

TELLURIDE REGIONAL AIRPORT (Population served: 467, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ILIUM VALLEY WS (Population served: 165, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-06-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-06-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-06-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-10-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-17-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-12-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-14-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-14-2008)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
TELLURIDE SKI LIFT 5 (Population served: 106, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
PLACERVILLE PARK (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
ALDASORO RANCH HOC (Population served: 73, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
LAST DOLLAR PUD (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.9%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  40.1%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.0%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Telluride, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Telluride compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Telluride (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Telluride Branch at 238 East Colorado Avenue, branch established on 1969/07/01; Mountain Village Office at 646 Mountain Village Blvd. #101a, branch established on 2006/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank Midwest, National Association: Telluride Branch at 100 West Colorado Avenue, Unit C, branch established on 2007/05/22. Info updated 2012/03/19: Bank assets: $6,237.6 mil, Deposits: $5,064.6 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 138 total offices, Holding Company: Nbh Holdings Corp.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Telluride Branch at 620 Mountain Village Boulevard, Po Box 11, branch established on 1996/09/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Vectra Bank Colorado, National Association: Telluride Branch at 126 West Colorado Avenue, Suite 108, branch established on 1992/10/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,356.9 mil, Deposits: $2,003.6 mil, headquarters in Farmington, NM, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • ANB Bank: Mnb Telluride Branch at 101 East Colorado Avenue, Unit A, branch established on 1997/06/05. Info updated 2012/01/03: Bank assets: $1,746.7 mil, Deposits: $1,394.3 mil, headquarters in Denver, CO, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 35 total offices, Holding Company: Sturm Financial Group, Inc.
  • Alpine Bank: Telluride Branch at 120 South Pine Street, branch established on 1992/09/25. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,256.5 mil, Deposits: $1,918.7 mil, headquarters in Glenwood Springs, CO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 43 total offices, Holding Company: Alpine Banks Of Colorado

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Telluride, Colorado:

  • New Sheridan Hotel, 231 W Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435 , Phone: (970) 728-4351
  • Bear Creek Bed And Breakfast, 221 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435 , Phone: (970) 728-6681
  • Victorian Inn, 401 W Pacific, Telluride, CO 81435 , Phone: (970) 728-6601
  • The Peaks At Telluride, 136 Country CLB Dr, Telluride, CO 81435 , Phone: (970) 728-3165
  • Telluride Mountainside Inn, 333 S Davis St, Telluride, CO 81435 , Phone: (888) 728-1950
  • Inn At Lost Creek, PO Box 4170, Telluride, CO 81435 , Phone: (970) 728-5678
  • Wyndham Lodge At The Peaks, 457 MTN VLG Blvd, Telluride, CO 81435 , Phone: (970) 369-5000
  • Ice House Lodge, 310 South Fir St, Telluride, CO 81435 , Phone: (970) 728-6300
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Telluride, Colorado

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Colorado average:

11.4

Telluride travel time to work - commute Telluride mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Utility gas (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

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Neighborhoods in Telluride:

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Religion statistics for Telluride town (based on San Miguel County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,6511
Evangelical Protestant4135
Mainline Protestant1051
Other21
None5,188-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
San Miguel County:

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
San Miguel County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
San Miguel County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

37.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

4.2%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
San Miguel County:

14.9%
Colorado:

18.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$14,676$58,7041$2,472
Other Government Administration 13$71,790$66,2687$6,300
Judicial and Legal 2$13,942$83,6522$1,165
Police Protection - Officers 9$55,606$74,1410$0
Police - Other 4$13,746$41,2380$0
Streets and Highways 13$63,764$58,8590$0
Sewerage 4$19,622$58,8660$0
Parks and Recreation 11$46,036$50,2212$5,056
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$16,070$48,2100$0
Water Supply 1$5,652$67,8240$0
Transit 2$9,896$59,37615$43,966
Totals for Government 66$330,800$60,14527$58,959

Telluride government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $2,519,000 ($1086.24)
    Regular Highways: $2,109,000 ($909.44)
    Parks & Recreation: $303,000 ($130.66)
    General: $204,000 ($87.97)
    Water Utilities: $67,000 ($28.89)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,367,000 ($589.48)
    Financial Administration: $1,173,000 ($505.82)
    Sewerage: $1,170,000 ($504.53)
    Police Protection: $1,083,000 ($467.01)
    Regular Highways: $1,072,000 ($462.27)
    Parks & Recreation: $941,000 ($405.78)
    Water Utilities: $714,000 ($307.89)
    Transit Utilities: $448,000 ($193.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $205,000 ($88.40)
    Corrections - Other: $20,000 ($8.62)
    Health Services - Other: $10,000 ($4.31)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $472,000 ($203.54)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $2,585,000 ($1114.70)
    Transit Utilities: $176,000 ($75.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $126,000 ($54.33)
    Police Protection: $30,000 ($12.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,268,000 ($1409.23)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $113,000 ($48.73)

Telluride government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $1,473,000 ($635.19)
    Sewerage: $626,000 ($269.94)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $129,000 ($55.63)
    All Other: $88,000 ($37.95)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $514,000 ($221.65)
    Highways: $269,000 ($116.00)
    Transit Utilities: $166,000 ($71.58)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $351,000 ($151.36)
    General Revenue, NEC: $263,000 ($113.41)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $579,000 ($249.68)
    Transit Utilities: $13,000 ($5.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $194,000 ($83.66)
    Highways: $60,000 ($25.87)
    General Support: $41,000 ($17.68)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,988,000 ($1719.71)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,589,000 ($1116.43)
    Property: $1,138,000 ($490.73)
    NEC: $570,000 ($245.80)
    Public Utilities: $136,000 ($58.65)
    Motor Vehicle License: $114,000 ($49.16)

Telluride government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,578,000 ($680.47)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,418,000 ($4061.23)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $4,565,000 ($1968.52)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $13,121,000 ($5658.04)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,443,000 ($622.25)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $862,000 ($371.71)
    Water Utilities: $135,000 ($58.21)

Telluride government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $8,630,000 ($3721.43)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $529,000 ($228.12)

12.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,204 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.54%
Colorado average:

9.68%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Montrose County, CO  1.00% ($38,667 average AGI)
from Ouray County, CO  0.63% ($51,529)
from Boulder County, CO  0.37% ($20,000)


11.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,509 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.89%
Colorado average:

9.12%

0.45% of residents moved to foreign countries ($355 average AGI)
San Miguel County:

0.45%
Colorado average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montrose County, CO  0.79% ($22,381 average AGI)
to Denver County, CO  0.75% ($34,900)
to Mesa County, CO  0.56% ($38,200)

Strongest AM radio stations in Telluride:

  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUBC (580 AM; 5 kW; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KIUP (930 AM; 5 kW; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLLV (550 AM; daytime; 2 kW; BREEN, CO; Owner: DAYSTAR RADIO, LTD.)
  • KENN (1390 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Telluride:

  • KOTO (91.7 FM; TELLURIDE, CO; Owner: SAN MIGUEL EDUCATIONAL FUND, INC.)
  • K207AS (89.3 FM; PANDORA, CO; Owner: SAN MIGUEL EDUCATIONAL FUND)
  • K232BW (94.3 FM; TELLURIDE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KKXK (94.1 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KWGL (105.7 FM; OURAY, CO; Owner: WS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KPRH (88.3 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF COLORADO INC)
  • KVMT (89.1 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: NORTH FORK VALLEY PUBLIC RADIO, INC)
  • K280AE (103.9 FM; TELLURIDE, CO; Owner: PROFESSIONAL ANTENNA, TWR TRANS SEV.)
  • KRYD (104.9 FM; NORWOOD, CO; Owner: ROCKY III INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KBNG (103.7 FM; RIDGWAY, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K232DA (94.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • K237CR (95.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • KIQX (101.3 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTINGS, LLC)
  • KUTE (90.1 FM; IGNACIO, CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • KRSJ (100.5 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K210BA (89.9 FM; PURGATORY, ETC., CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • KRTZ (98.7 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • K265DC (100.9 FM; CORTEZ, ETC., CO; Owner: NAVAJO MISSIONS, INC.)
  • K281AC (104.1 FM; MANCOS, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K242AJ (96.3 FM; MANCOS, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
Telluride fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Telluride fatal accident list:

Sep 10, 1998 10:00 PM, Sr-145, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $137,000Total costs
  • 2,706Total average daily traffic
  • 85Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,464Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Telluride)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Telluride, CO)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Telluride)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Telluride)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 24

Incident types - Telluride

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Telluride, CO
Businesses in Telluride, CO
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Budget Car Rental1UPS7
FedEx5Vans1
MasterBrand Cabinets1

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  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
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