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Eagle County, Colorado (CO)

County population in 2015: 55,181 (80% urban, 20% rural); it was 41,659 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,922
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,421
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,655
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,893 (it was 5,493 in 2000)
% of renters here:

36%
State:

34%

Land area: 1688 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 33 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Eagle County: 95.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (26.3%), Construction (18.3%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (11.3%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 21%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Eagle County, Colorado:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (66.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (30.4%)
  • Asian alone (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Colorado median age:  36.7 years
Males: 29,381  (53.2%)
Females: 25,800  (46.8%)
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Eagle County,CO real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Eagle County:

2.0 people
Colorado:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $78,236 ($62,682 in 1999)

This county:

$78,236
Colorado:

$65,685

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $1,389 (lower quartile is $1,022, upper quartile is $1,793)
This county:

$1389
State:

$1057


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $590,523 (it was $300,900 in 2000)
Eagle:

$590,523
Colorado:

$314,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $454,303 - $1,022,714

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $990,423
Here:

$990,423
State:

$396,907

Townhouses or other attached units: $665,200
Here:

$665,200
State:

$316,972

In 2-unit structures: $719,491
Here:

$719,491
State:

$328,787

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $509,540
Here:

$509,540
State:

$274,686

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $389,888
Here:

$389,888
State:

$251,727

Mobile homes: $79,624
Here:

$79,624
State:

$87,176
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $2,106
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $654

Institutionalized population: 54

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 6
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 23
  • Burglaries: 48
  • Thefts: 532
  • Auto thefts: 0

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 27
  • Burglaries: 28
  • Thefts: 578
  • Auto thefts: 3
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 450 buildings, average cost: $582,700
  • 2008: 164 buildings, average cost: $627,800
  • 2009: 56 buildings, average cost: $740,800
  • 2010: 57 buildings, average cost: $844,500
  • 2011: 51 buildings, average cost: $837,800
  • 2012: 89 buildings, average cost: $616,600
  • 2013: 104 buildings, average cost: $784,000
  • 2014: 106 buildings, average cost: $834,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,322 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,130 (0.4%)

Eagle County household income distribution in 2009 Eagle County home values distribution Eagle County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.0%
Eagle County:

8.0%
Colorado:

11.0%
(4.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.2% for Black residents, 15.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.0% for other race residents, 4.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 36.0 years old
(Males: 35.7 years old, Females: 36.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.2 years old, Black residents: 25.6 years old, American Indian residents: 26.7 years old, Asian residents: 29.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.8 years old, Other race residents: 26.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Eagle County is $942 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $1240 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1560 a month.

Cities in this county include: Edwards, Avon, Vail, El Jebel, Gypsum, Eagle, Eagle-Vail, Basalt, Minturn, Dotsero.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Eagle County: Frisco Marina (A), Sapphire Point Overlook (B), Peninsula Recreation Area (C), Peak One Campground (D), Dillon Overlook (E), Heaton Campground (F), Prospector Campground (G), Swan Mountain Recreation Area (H), Arapaho Basin Ski Area (I), Moe Cabin (J), Breckenridge Ski Area (K), Bakers Tank Picnic Ground (L), Green Mountain Camp (M), Pass Lake Picnic Area (N), McDonald Flats Campground (O), Davis Springs Campground (P), Prairie Point Campground (Q), Giberson Bay Fishermans Parking (R), Sentinel Island Campground (S), Snake River Fishermans Parking (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lower Cataract Lake (A), Blue Lake (B), Cliff Lake (C), Mirror Lake (D), Upper Cataract Lake (E), Pass Lake (F), Eaglesmere Lakes (G), Mahan Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Cow Camp Creek (A), Miners Creek (B), Swan River (C), Soda Creek (D), Snake River (E), Guller Creek (F), Stafford Creek (G), Tenmile Creek (H), Meadow Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Eagle County include: Blue River State Wildlife Area (1), Windy Point Fisherman Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Kent County, Maryland , Marion County, Indiana , Putnam County, Indiana , Vermilion County, Illinois , Thomas County, Kansas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.4%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,625
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 48.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 10,574 (23.9% naturalized citizens)

Eagle County:

19.2%
Whole state:

9.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 1,756
  • 2000 to 2009: 2,989
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,890
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,486
  • 1970 to 1979: 452
  • Before 1970: 433
Note: State values scaled to Eagle County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 84.8%

Eagle County marital status for males Eagle County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 11,555
  • One, attached: 6,288
  • Two: 735
  • 3 or 4: 1,202
  • 5 to 9: 2,534
  • 10 to 19: 2,776
  • 20 to 49: 2,404
  • 50 or more: 3,144
  • Mobile homes: 1,878
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 14

Housing units in Eagle County with a mortgage: 9,412 (234 second mortgage, 822 home equity loan, 19 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,107

Here:

75.0% with mortgage
State:

71.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Eagle County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,3736
Evangelical Protestant2,19918
Mainline Protestant1,6276
Other8826
None36,116-
Eagle County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Eagle County:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This 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.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 121
This county:

23.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Eagle County:

3.2%
Colorado:

5.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Eagle County:

13.0%
State:

18.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.3%
State:

9.6%

Agriculture in Eagle County:

Average size of farms: 1018 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $32,887
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $47.24
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.57%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 91.94%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $38,548
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.52%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 85.14%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $105,462
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.21%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.14
Land in orchards: 3 acres

Earthquake activity:

Eagle County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Colorado state average. It is 158% 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 479.4 miles away from Eagle County 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 203.0 miles away from the county center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 574.7 miles away from the county 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 345.4 miles away from the county 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 204.4 miles away from Eagle County 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 312.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Colorado Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3224: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3224, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Colorado Panorama Fire, Incident Period: July 31, 2002 to August 04, 2002, Fire Management Assistance Declared: July 31, 2002, FEMA Id: 2457, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Colorado Wildfires, Incident Period: April 23, 2002 to August 06, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1421: June 19, 2002, FEMA Id: 1421, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Colorado SEVERE STORMS, MUDSLIDES, LANDSLIDES, FLOODING, Incident Period: July 27, 1984, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-719: July 27, 1984, FEMA Id: 719, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Colorado Drought, Incident Period: January 29, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3025: January 29, 1977, FEMA Id: 3025, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Eagle County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (66%)
  • El Salvador (7%)
  • Bulgaria (6%)
  • England (2%)
  • Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (2%)
  • Canada (1%)
  • Italy (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Eagle County (%):

  • German (10%)
  • English (5%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • European (4%)
  • American (3%)
  • Bulgarian (3%)

Eagle County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 23,621 (73.6%)
  • Carpooled: 3,146 (9.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,344 (4.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 160 (0.5%)
  • Bicycle: 291 (0.9%)
  • Walked: 776 (2.4%)
  • Worked at home: 2,540 (7.9%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Eagle County, Colorado in 2000:

  • 262 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 48 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 23 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 9 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 7 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
54 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $62,805.

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%

3.66% relocated from other counties in Colorado ($15,230 average AGI)
6.21% relocated from other states ($27,813 average AGI)
Eagle County:

6.21%
Colorado average:

4.25%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


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)
from Summit County, CO  0.38% ($40,667)
from Boulder County, CO  0.26% ($36,938)
from Jefferson County, CO  0.18% ($40,424)
from Larimer County, CO  0.18% ($27,545)


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%

4.95% relocated to other counties in Colorado ($18,341 average AGI)
5.95% relocated to other states ($24,026 average AGI)
Eagle County:

5.95%
Colorado average:

3.65%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


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)
to Jefferson County, CO  0.35% ($50,627)
to Boulder County, CO  0.33% ($34,435)
to Arapahoe County, CO  0.28% ($33,463)
to Adams County, CO  0.27% ($41,462)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 17.6

Births per 1000 population in Eagle County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 1.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 1.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 2.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Eagle County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Eagle County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Eagle County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Eagle County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,220 (2,020 aged, 200 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,561 (19%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Eagle County, Colorado in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (69)
  • Person injured in unspecified motor-vehicle accident, traffic (59)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (58)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (41)
  • Intentional self-harm by other and unspecified firearm discharge (37)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (36)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (32)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (25)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (24)
  • Accidental poisoning by and exposure to other and unspecified drugs, medicaments and biological substances (22)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 84.9. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 55,181
  • In family households: 41,942 (5,406 male householders, 6,633 female householders)
    10,164 spouses, 14,927 children (14,237 natural, 336 adopted, 333 stepchildren), 200 grandchildren, 797 brothers or sisters, 1,026 parents, 950 other relatives, 1,905 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 13,316 (4,011 male householders (2,438 living alone)), 2,631 female householders (1,970 living alone)), 7,082 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 70

Size of family households: 4,898 2-persons, 2,811 3-persons, 2,866 4-persons, 1,037 5-persons, 219 6-persons, 128 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,404 1-person, 1,511 2-persons, 515 3-persons, 215 4-persons, 67 5-persons, 7 7-or-more-persons.

9,733 married couples with children.
2,036 single-parent households (349 men, 1,687 women).

69.9% of residents of Eagle speak English at home.
25.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
3.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (68% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (54% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 29% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $81,440,000 ($1,759 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,941,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $29,730,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $6,116,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $59,000
Federal grants: $30,095,000
Federal procurement contracts: $6,734,000 ($1,868,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,707,000 ($511,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $14,942,000
Federal Government insurance: $63,672,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 4,107
Here:

86 per 1000 residents
State:

76 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 433
Here:

9 per 1000 residents
State:

32 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +3,228
Here:

+68 per 1000 residents
State:

+24 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -965
Here -20 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Eagle County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 10.11 millions of gallons per day (10% from ground, 90% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 117
  • 2000 to 2009: 6,969
  • 1990 to 1999: 9,119
  • 1980 to 1989: 6,872
  • 1970 to 1979: 5,961
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,167
  • 1950 to 1959: 393
  • 1940 to 1949: 228
  • 1939 or earlier: 730
Note: State values scaled to Eagle population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Eagle County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Eagle County population
  • 1 room: 40
  • 2 rooms: 185
  • 3 rooms: 991
  • 4 rooms: 2,093
  • 5 rooms: 2,383
  • 6 rooms: 2,115
  • 7 rooms: 1,495
  • 8 rooms: 1,398
  • 9+ rooms: 1,788
  • 1 room: 439
  • 2 rooms: 480
  • 3 rooms: 1,361
  • 4 rooms: 1,540
  • 5 rooms: 1,170
  • 6 rooms: 670
  • 7 rooms: 156
  • 8 rooms: 106
  • 9+ rooms: 153
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Eagle County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Eagle County population
  • no bedroom: 45
  • 1 bedroom: 258
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,445
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,275
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,229
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,261
  • no bedroom: 446
  • 1 bedroom: 904
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,351
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,906
  • 4 bedrooms: 331
  • 5+ bedrooms: 127
Cars and other vehicles available in Eagle County, Colorado in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Eagle County population
  • no vehicle: 42
  • 1 vehicle: 2,832
  • 2 vehicles: 5,267
  • 3 vehicles: 3,227
  • 4 vehicles: 837
  • 5+ vehicles: 383
  • no vehicle: 237
  • 1 vehicle: 2,478
  • 2 vehicles: 2,466
  • 3 vehicles: 678
  • 4 vehicles: 230
  • 5+ vehicles: 37

89% of Eagle County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 79% lived in Colorado.

Eagle County:

89.5%
State average:

81.5%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 18,021
  • Other state: 25,773
  • Northeast: 5,612
  • Midwest: 10,125
  • South: 4,040
  • West: 5,912

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Eagle County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (71.2%)
  • Electricity (22.5%)
  • Wood (3.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.5%)
  • Solar energy (0.7%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)
  • Electricity (53.6%)
  • Utility gas (42.3%)
  • Wood (2.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.7%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 723
Here:

12.4%
Colorado:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 245
Here:

8.5%
Colorado:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 188
Here:

11.2%
Colorado:

14.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Eagle County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $11,963,000
    Air Transportation: $1,567,000
    Transit Utilities: $721,000
    Solid Waste Management: $39,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $30,000
    Regular Highways: $17,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,977,000
    Regular Highways: $6,627,000
    Transit Utilities: $5,808,000
    Financial Administration: $4,556,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,425,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,189,000
    Air Transportation: $4,122,000
    General Public Buildings: $3,124,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,633,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,313,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,302,000
    General - Other: $1,260,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,106,000
    Health - Other: $1,004,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $911,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $312,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,880,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,040,000
    Regular Highways: $796,000
    Solid Waste Management: $737,000
    Police Protection: $457,000
    Transit Utilities: $422,000
    General - Other: $344,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,387,000

Eagle County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $10,877,000
    Air Transportation: $8,038,000
    Housing and Community Development: $4,118,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,635,000
    Regular Highways: $569,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $2,342,000
    All Other: $1,189,000
    General Local Government Support: $971,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,736,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $782,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $182,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $143,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $1,215,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,335,000
    Public Welfare: $1,669,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,097,000
    All Other: $898,000
    Transit Utilities: $395,000
    General Local Government Support: $116,000
  • Tax - Property: $18,164,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $16,988,000
    Other License: $2,110,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $106,000

Eagle County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $67,197,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $66,035,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $66,035,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,106,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,791,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,700,000

Eagle County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,083,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $52,692,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,136,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 65
  • Number of aged recipients: 14
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 51
  • Number of recipients under 18: 20
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 28
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 17
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 15
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 27
Eagle County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Eagle County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Eagle County, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3667.9 years
James3173.3 years
Mary3176.2 years
Robert3072.5 years
William2677.8 years
Charles2268.8 years
George2178.4 years
Margaret1682.3 years
Harold1478.4 years
Thomas1465.3 years
Most common last names in Eagle County, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1475.0 years
Randall1084.0 years
Eaton1077.2 years
Johnson1080.3 years
Anderson1081.4 years
Miller873.6 years
Williams881.1 years
Carter776.7 years
Martinez773.6 years
Trujillo776.8 years
Businesses in Eagle County, CO
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3Jones New York2
AT&T6Kroger4
Ace Hardware1Marriott5
AmericInn1MasterBrand Cabinets8
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Big O Tires2Nike9
Budget Car Rental1Office Depot1
Burger King2Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Inn2Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Costco1RadioShack1
Cricket Wireless2Safeway1
Decora Cabinetry2Sheraton1
Dennys1Starbucks7
Domino's Pizza2Subway6
FedEx23Taco Bell1
GNC1U-Haul2
GameStop1UPS20
H&R Block2Vans5
Haagen-Dazs1Vons1
Holiday Inn2Walmart1
Home Depot1Wendy's2
Hyatt3Westin2

Eagle County on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"