Vail, Colorado

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Population in 2013: 5,311 (85% urban, 15% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.2%
 
Males: 3,293  (62.0%)
Females: 2,018  (38.0%)
Median resident age:  43.1 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 81657.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $73,498 (it was $56,680 in 2000)
Vail:

$73,498
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $70,196 (it was $42,390 in 2000)

Vail town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $625,381 (it was $340,900 in 2000)
Vail:

$625,381
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $939,802; Detached houses: over $1,000,000; Townhouses or other attached units: $883,364; In 2-unit structures: over $1,000,000; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $730,504; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $429,883

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,209.

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  • Races in Vail, CO (2010)

    Vail races chart
    • 4,71788.9%White alone
    • 3907.4%Hispanic
    • 911.7%Asian alone
    • 500.9%Two or more races
    • 310.6%Black alone
    • 160.3%American Indian alone
    • 80.2%Other race alone
    • 20.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Vail: 107.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (13.3%), Irish (12.7%), German (11.4%), United States (5.0%), Italian (3.7%), Swedish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1966

Elevation: 8380 feet

Land area: 4.54 square miles.

Population density: 1,171 people per square mile   (low).

Vail,CO real estate house value index trend

Vail, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Vail:

  • High school or higher: 100.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 60.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Vail town:

  • Never married: 51.3%
  • Now married: 37.2%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

597 residents are foreign born (4.6% Europe, 3.6% Latin America, 2.2% Africa).

This town:

11.1%
Colorado:

9.5%



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Vail, Colorado as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Vail to the number of sex offenders is 1,051 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,418 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,307 (0.5%)

Vail satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boulder, CO (64.3 miles , pop. 94,673).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (67.3 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (528.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Minturn, CO (2.2 miles ), Eagle-Vail, CO (2.6 miles ), Avon, CO (2.9 miles ), Red Cliff, CO (2.9 miles ), Edwards, CO (3.5 miles ), Frisco, CO (3.8 miles ), Copper Mountain, CO (3.8 miles ), Silverthorne, CO (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 36 buildings, average cost: $565,600
  • 1998: 43 buildings, average cost: $403,400
  • 1999: 17 buildings, average cost: $488,300
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $302,700
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $932,800
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $814,200
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $1,078,600
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $593,500
  • 2005: 60 buildings, average cost: $858,900
  • 2006: 42 buildings, average cost: $1,274,900
  • 2007: 44 buildings, average cost: $1,478,500
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $1,539,800
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $611,800
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $1,772,400
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $1,441,800
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $1,039,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.64 N, Longitude: 106.36 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,333 (+99.3%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 2,129 (59.6%)

Area code: 970

Vail household income distribution Vail home values distribution

Crime rates in Vail by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.020.90.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1140210041121
per 100,000 21.521.185.00.042.721.40.00.083.620.918.537.419.1
Robberies 3111320010000
per 100,000 64.521.121.221.564.142.80.00.020.90.00.00.00.0
Assaults 818841010991412152017
per 100,000 171.9379.1169.985.9213.6213.9194.7189.1292.7250.3277.9374.3324.4
Burglaries 71774133313225353642322216
per 100,000 1,525.61,621.7870.9709.1662.3684.3540.9735.3752.7876.1592.9411.8305.3
Thefts 696599469345356339245320324301280252251
per 100,000 14,954.912,615.89,961.87,413.07,605.27,249.85,300.76,722.76,774.06,278.75,188.14,716.54,789.2
Auto thefts 262921912151111103068
per 100,000 558.7610.8446.0193.4256.4320.8238.0231.1209.162.60.0112.3152.6
Arson 0401312100100
per 100,000 0.084.20.021.564.121.443.321.00.00.018.50.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 196.7183.7144.792.4112.0104.673.890.3123.292.176.679.473.2

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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 Vail detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 66 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.11
Colorado average:

2.28

Vail tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Colorado:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +743 (+19.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (26%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Vail, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Vail-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Colorado state average. It is 141% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 490.8 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 195.3 miles away from Vail center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 359.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 592.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 216.3 miles away from Vail center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 323.3 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 Eagle County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Vail topographic map

Birthplace of: J. P. Testwuide - Ice hockey player, Marjean Holden - Actor, Mikaela Shiffrin - Alpine skier, Mike Testwuide - Ice hockey player, Buddy Lazier - Craftsman Truck series NASCAR driver (born: Oct 31, 1967).

Main business address for: BOOTH CREEK SKI HOLDINGS INC (SERVICES-MISCELLANEOUS AMUSEMENT & RECREATION), VAIL BANKS INC (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Vail:

  • VAIL VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 181 W MEADOW DRIVE)

Heliports located in Vail:

Amtrak station:

VAIL (241 S. FRONTAGE RD.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vail:

  • Colorado Mountain College (about 52 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,463)
  • Colorado School of Mines (about 61 miles; Golden, CO; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • University of Colorado Boulder (about 64 miles; Boulder, CO; FT enrollment: 28,328)
  • Red Rocks Community College (about 65 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 6,185)
  • Colorado Christian University (about 68 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Regis University (about 72 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 6,975)
  • Arapahoe Community College (about 72 miles; Littleton, CO; FT enrollment: 6,619)

Private high school in Vail:

  • VAIL MOUNTAIN SCHOOL (Students: 362; Location: 3000 BOOTH FALLS RD; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Vail:

See full list of schools located in Vail

Library in Vail:

  • VAIL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $873,108; Location: 292 W MEADOW DR; 42,712 books; 10,011 e-books; 6,266 audio materials; 6,288 video materials; 21 local licensed databases; 29 state licensed databases; 316 print serial subscriptions; 7 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Vail: Vail Fire Department West Vail Station (A), Vail Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Vail include: BOOTH CREEK SKI HOLDINGS INC (A), VAIL BANKS INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Black Gore Creek (A), Booth Creek (B), Pitkin Creek (C), Bighorn Creek (D), Spraddle Creek (E), Red Sandstone Creek (F), Middle Creek (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Colorado Ski Museum (231 South Frontage Road East) (1), Vail Hotel & Condo Reservations (Ski & Helicopter Tours; PO Box 924) (2), ColoradoNet (Ski & Helicopter Tours; 500 East Lionshead Mall Suite 31) (3), Vail Recreation District - Nature Center Summer (Nature Centers; 1778 Vail Valley Drive) (4), Vail Jazz Festival (141 East Meadow Drive) (5), Vail Information Bureau (100 East Meadow Drive) (6), BEWI Productions (Tours & Charters; 100 East Meadow Drive Suite 7A) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Antlers at Vail Condominiums & Conference Center (680 Lionshead Place) (1), FSC Securities Corporation (Box Box # 1206) (2), Austria Haus Club & Hotel (242 East Meadow Drive) (3), Destination Resorts Vail (610 West Lionshead Circle) (4), A 1 Reservations (143 E Meadow Dr Suite 250) (5), Galatyn Lodge (365 Vail Valley Drive) (6), Best Western the Fabulous Vailglo Lodge (701 West Lionshead Circle) (7), Fallridge at Vail (1650 East Vail Valley Drive) (8), Holiday Inn & Suites Apex Vail (2211 North Frontage Road West) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Vail Town Government - Municipal Court (75 South Frontage Road West) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Eagle County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2011 was 34.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

34.3
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 15.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.1
U.S.:

20.2

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

EAGLE RIVER WSD (Population served: 29,123, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
PETES BOWL BLUE SKY BASIN (Population served: 505, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
NOVA GUIDES LODGE CAMP HALE (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Vail that have no violations reported:

  • VAIL ASSOC FAR E SHELTER (Population served: 1,860, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • VAIL ASSOC BLUE SKY BASIN WARMING HUT (Population served: 1,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.8%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.0% for Black residents, 8.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.0 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  35.2%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.4%
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: 0.5% of all households
9 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2000
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Vail 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.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Vail (2011 data):

  • FirstBank: West Vail Branch, Detached Facility, Vail Branch. Info updated 2011/12/05: Bank assets: $11,597.1 mil, Deposits: $10,530.4 mil, headquarters in Lakewood, CO, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 130 total offices, Holding Company: Firstbank Holding Company
  • Millennium Bank: Vail Messenger Service at 211 1 North Frontage Rd., West Suite A, branch established on 2008/09/02; at 2111 North Frontage Road West, Suite A, branch established on 2005/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $256.7 mil, Deposits: $228.6 mil, headquarters in Edwards, CO, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Millennium Bancorp, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Vail Main Branch at 108 South Frontage Road West, branch established on 1977/12/12; Vail Village Branch at 302 Hansen Ranch Road, branch established on 1986/09/29. 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
  • Alpine Bank: Vail Branch at 141 East Meadow Drive, branch established on 1995/11/01. 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 Vail, Colorado:

  • Black Bear Inn, 2405 Elliott Rd, Vail, CO 81657 , Phone: (970) 476-1304
  • Eagle Point, 1500 Matterhorn Cir, Vail, CO 81657 , Phone: (970) 476-6905, Fax: (970) 949-4668
  • Vail Cascade Resort & Spa, 1300 Westhaven Dr, Vail, CO 81657 , Phone: (970) 476-7111, Fax: (970) 479-7025
  • Marriott's Mark Resort, 715 W Lionshead, Vail, CO 81657 , Phone: (970) 476-4444, Fax: (970) 479-6961
  • Apex Vail, 2211 N Frontage Rd, Vail, CO 81657 , Phone: (970) 476-2739, Fax: (970) 476-6089
  • Destination Resorts Vail, 610 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657 , Phone: (970) 476-1350
  • Sonnenalp Resort Of Vail, 20 Vail Rd, Vail, CO 81657 , Phone: (970) 476-5656, Fax: (970) 476-1639
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Vail, 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

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Electricity (47%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Vail town (based on Eagle County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,3736
Evangelical Protestant2,19918
Mainline Protestant1,6276
Other8826
None36,116-
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: 15
Eagle County:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Eagle County:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Eagle County:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 121
Here:

23.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.2%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Eagle County:

13.0%
Colorado:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.3%
State:

9.6%
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 13$125,248$115,6140$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$6,144
Judicial and Legal 1$10,716$128,5920$0
Police Protection - Officers 36$378,540$126,1800$0
Police - Other 37$274,448$89,0100$0
Firefighters 26$250,706$115,7100$0
Streets and Highways 19$142,847$90,2190$0
Local Libraries 9$67,245$89,6604$4,472
Totals for Government 141$1,249,750$106,36213$10,616

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

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $3,892,000 ($732.82)
    Regular Highways: $479,000 ($90.19)
    General: $283,000 ($53.29)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($3.01)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,693,000 ($1260.21)
    Police Protection: $4,494,000 ($846.17)
    Financial Administration: $3,353,000 ($631.33)
    Regular Highways: $2,886,000 ($543.40)
    Transit Utilities: $2,709,000 ($510.07)
    Parking Facilities: $1,495,000 ($281.49)
    Fire Protection: $1,414,000 ($266.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,007,000 ($189.61)
    Libraries: $730,000 ($137.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,083,000 ($203.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,656,000 ($311.81)
    Fire Protection: $673,000 ($126.72)
    Parks & Recreation: $493,000 ($92.83)
    Transit Utilities: $271,000 ($51.03)
    Police Protection: $64,000 ($12.05)
    Regular Highways: $39,000 ($7.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $13,134,000 ($2472.98)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $3,686,000 ($694.03)
    Parking Facilities: $1,604,000 ($302.01)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $512,000 ($96.40)
    Highways: $477,000 ($89.81)
    All Other: $286,000 ($53.85)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,983,000 ($561.66)
    Interest Earnings: $1,132,000 ($213.14)
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $30,000 ($5.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $220,000 ($41.42)
    General Support: $99,000 ($18.64)
    All Other: $30,000 ($5.65)
    Housing & Community Development: $20,000 ($3.77)
    Health & Hospitals: $12,000 ($2.26)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $15,734,000 ($2962.53)
    Property: $5,803,000 ($1092.64)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,977,000 ($372.25)
    NEC: $1,182,000 ($222.56)
    Motor Vehicle License: $27,000 ($5.08)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $20,500,000 ($3859.91)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $19,265,000 ($3627.38)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,235,000 ($232.54)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $23,822,000 ($4485.41)

10.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,245 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.03%
Colorado average:

9.68%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($201 average AGI)
Eagle County:

0.15%
Colorado average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Garfield County, CO  0.53% ($36,060 average AGI)
from Denver County, CO  0.53% ($61,020)
from Pitkin County, CO  0.47% ($44,807)


11.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.20%
Colorado average:

9.12%

0.30% of residents moved to foreign countries ($397 average AGI)
Eagle County:

0.30%
Colorado average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Denver County, CO  1.06% ($46,348 average AGI)
to Garfield County, CO  0.65% ($41,203)
to Pitkin County, CO  0.41% ($47,154)

Strongest AM radio stations in Vail:

  • KSKE (610 AM; 5 kW; VAIL, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, 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.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRKY (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANBY, CO; Owner: GRAND COUNTY WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRKS (990 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLZ (560 AM; 5 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KVCU (1190 AM; 7 kW; BOULDER, CO; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF CO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vail:

  • KZYR (97.7 FM; AVON, CO; Owner: COOL RADIO, LLC)
  • KSKE-FM (104.7 FM; VAIL, CO; Owner: AGM-ROCKY MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING I, L.L.C.)
  • KPRE (89.9 FM; VAIL, CO; Owner: PUBLIC B/CASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • K259AC (99.7 FM; GYPSUM, ETC., CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • K226AH (93.1 FM; FRISCO, CO; Owner: KRYSTAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTUN (101.5 FM; EAGLE, CO; Owner: SALISBURY BROADCASTING COLORADO, LLC)
  • KYSL (93.9 FM; FRISCO, CO; Owner: KRYSTAL BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • K300AE (107.9 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K207CK (89.3 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: SUMMIT PUBLIC RADIOSUMMIT FOUNDATION)
  • K202CV (88.3 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KRKM (106.3 FM; KREMMLING, CO; Owner: GRAND COUNTY WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KDNK (90.5 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: CARBONDALE COMM. ACCESS RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVG (95.5 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS LLC)
  • K247AD (97.3 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR)
  • KLXV (91.9 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZKS-FM2 (105.3 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C)
  • KKCH (92.7 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: AGM-ROCKY MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING I, L.L.C.)
  • KYGO-FM (98.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KXPK (96.5 FM; EVERGREEN, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KBVC (104.1 FM; BUENA VISTA, CO; Owner: HEADWATERS MEDIA, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Vail:

  • K06GT (Channel 6; REDCLIFF, CO; Owner: TOWN OF RED CLIFF)
  • K08CJ (Channel 8; REDCLIFF, CO; Owner: TOWN OF RED CLIFF)
  • K10HG (Channel 10; REDCLIFF, CO; Owner: TOWN OF RED CLIFF)
  • K12CH (Channel 12; REDCLIFF, CO; Owner: TOWN OF RED CLIFF)
  • K62CZ (Channel 62; RED CLIFF, CO; Owner: TOWN OF RED CLIFF)
  • K64DD (Channel 64; REDCLIFF, CO; Owner: TOWN OF RED CLIFF)
Vail fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of Vail fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 37Number of bridges
  • 177m581ftTotal length
  • $982,000Total costs
  • 222,566Total average daily traffic
  • 20,986Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11940-1949
  • 71960-1969
  • 141970-1979
  • 91980-1989
  • 61990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Vail, CO
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Vail)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Vail, CO)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vail)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Vail)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 44
  • Hazardous Condition: 105
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Vail

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Vail, CO
Most common first names in Vail, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Dorothy589.6 years
Mary583.0 years
Robert577.4 years
James476.2 years
John449.5 years
Kathryn469.0 years
Donald341.0 years
Harry389.0 years
George381.6 years
Anne383.3 years
Most common last names in Vail, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson389.7 years
Moretti379.0 years
Donnelly268.5 years
Bishop288.0 years
Brinkmann247.5 years
Anderson288.6 years
Harrison282.0 years
Cofer281.0 years
Kleimer286.5 years
Lane262.5 years
Businesses in Vail, CO
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Nike4
Decora Cabinetry2Qdoba Mexican Grill1
FedEx6Safeway1
H&R Block1Starbucks3
Haagen-Dazs1Subway2
Holiday Inn1UPS5
Kroger1Vans2
Marriott4Vons1
MasterBrand Cabinets2

Vail on our top lists:

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  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal occupations:"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage increase in population in the 1970s"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest cost per building permit in 2004-2006"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Financial specialists:"
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  • #48 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest ratio of median house value to median household income"
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  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Accommodation and food services"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the greatest tornado activity"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of rapes to murders between 2001 and 2006"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting)"
  • #30 (81657) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of New Zealander first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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  • #98 (81657) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most hotels or motels in 2005"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
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