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Summit County, Colorado (CO)

County population in 2016: 30,622 (80% urban, 20% rural); it was 23,548 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,924
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,648
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,382
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,182 (it was 3,738 in 2000)
% of renters here:

41%
State:

34%

Land area: 608 sq. mi.

Water area: 11.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 50 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Summit County: 95.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (19.7%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (14.9%), Construction (14.2%), Retail trade (13.9%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (13.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 26%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Summit County, CO (2017)
    • 24,641104.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,41518.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4131.8%Some other race alone
    • 3161.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2621.1%Two or more races
    • 2571.1%Asian alone
    • 1340.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 440.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

38.6 years
Colorado median age:

36.8 years
Males: 16,936  (55.3%)
Females: 13,686  (44.7%)
Average household size:
Summit County:

2.0 people
Colorado:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $77,598 ($56,587 in 1999)
This county:

$77,598
Colorado:

$69,117

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $1,412 (lower quartile is $1,059, upper quartile is $1,692)
This county:

$1412
State:

$1125


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $585,786 (it was $268,800 in 2000)
Summit:

$585,786
Colorado:

$348,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $440,036 - $964,518

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $854,306
Here:

$854,306
State:

$425,440

Townhouses or other attached units: $590,495
Here:

$590,495
State:

$344,412

In 2-unit structures: $567,083
Here:

$567,083
State:

$378,437

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $496,799
Here:

$496,799
State:

$275,556

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $366,481
Here:

$366,481
State:

$310,089

Mobile homes: $49,814
Here:

$49,814
State:

$80,946

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $2,109
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $581

Institutionalized population: 49

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 15
  • Burglaries: 60
  • Thefts: 645
  • Auto thefts: 18

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 53
  • Thefts: 635
  • Auto thefts: 14
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 521 buildings, average cost: $190,200
  • 1998: 492 buildings, average cost: $241,800
  • 1999: 281 buildings, average cost: $301,100
  • 2000: 384 buildings, average cost: $308,800
  • 2001: 309 buildings, average cost: $283,900
  • 2002: 309 buildings, average cost: $308,200
  • 2003: 259 buildings, average cost: $419,600
  • 2004: 302 buildings, average cost: $464,800
  • 2005: 374 buildings, average cost: $457,300
  • 2006: 361 buildings, average cost: $550,300
  • 2007: 323 buildings, average cost: $644,600
  • 2008: 196 buildings, average cost: $738,100
  • 2009: 65 buildings, average cost: $565,100
  • 2010: 92 buildings, average cost: $566,200
  • 2011: 116 buildings, average cost: $543,200
  • 2012: 115 buildings, average cost: $544,700
  • 2013: 179 buildings, average cost: $603,000
  • 2014: 171 buildings, average cost: $604,500
  • 2015: 154 buildings, average cost: $629,900
  • 2016: 241 buildings, average cost: $593,800
  • 2017: 393 buildings, average cost: $485,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Summit, CO residents
Average permit cost in Summit, CO
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,974 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,039 (0.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Summit, CO in 2017
Distribution of house value in Summit, CO in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Summit, CO in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.2%
Summit County:

10.2%
Colorado:

10.3%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.0% for Black residents, 14.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 68.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 17.7% for other race residents, 4.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 38.6 years old
(Males: 37.1 years old, Females: 39.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.5 years old, Black residents: 52.3 years old, American Indian residents: 57.5 years old, Asian residents: 25.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.6 years old, Other race residents: 28.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Summit County is $831 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $1086 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1546 a month.

Cities in this county include: Silverthorne, Frisco, Breckenridge, Keystone, Dillon, Blue River, Copper Mountain, Heeney, Montezuma.

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

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Neighboring counties: Burlington County, New Jersey , Hamilton County, Indiana , Jefferson County , Monroe County, Ohio , Perry County, Ohio .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

1.6%
Colorado:

3.0%

Unemployment by year in Summit, CO
County total employment by year in Summit, CO
County average yearly wages by year in Summit, CO

Current college students: 1,056
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 96.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 53.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,616 (32.1% naturalized citizens)

Summit County:

11.8%
Whole state:

9.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,1002010 or later
  • 1,2632000 to 2009
  • 7171990 to 1999
  • 3911980 to 1989
  • 2131970 to 1979
  • 147Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 94.3%

Summit County marital status for males Summit County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,279
  • One, attached: 3,529
  • Two: 988
  • 3 or 4: 1,531
  • 5 to 9: 3,328
  • 10 to 19: 3,412
  • 20 to 49: 4,481
  • 50 or more: 3,778
  • Mobile homes: 446

Housing units in Summit County with a mortgage: 5,058 (190 second mortgage, 666 home equity loan, 57 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,830

Here:

83.3% with mortgage
State:

71.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Summit County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,5634
Evangelical Protestant1,70617
Mainline Protestant1,0083
Other6023
None22,115-
Summit 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: 9
Summit County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Summit County:

6.44 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 95
This county:

36.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Summit County:

3.5%
Colorado:

5.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Summit County:

12.7%
State:

18.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.0%
State:

9.6%

Agriculture in Summit County:

Average size of farms: 773 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $12,924
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $16.46
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 91.87%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $38,813
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 8.27%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 76.08%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $78,468
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.56%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.05

Earthquake activity:

Summit County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Colorado state average. It is 129% 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 505.4 miles away from Summit 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 196.8 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 375.2 miles away from the county center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 608.2 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 231.2 miles away from Summit 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 337.5 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 Snowstorm, Incident Period: March 17, 2003 to March 20, 2003, Emergency Declared EM-3185: April 09, 2003, FEMA Id: 3185, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm
  • 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 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 Summit County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Summit

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 15,200 (70.9%)
  • Carpooled: 1,446 (6.7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,039 (4.8%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 29 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 119 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 311 (1.5%)
  • Walked: 1,327 (6.2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,834 (8.6%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (39%)
  • Nicaragua (11%)
  • Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia) (5%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • Argentina (4%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (3%)
  • Other Western Africa (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Summit County


  • German (14%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (5%)
  • European (5%)
  • American (3%)
  • Eastern European (3%)
  • Polish (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 850 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 45 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 25 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 7 people in unknown juvenile institutions

People in group quarters in Summit County, Colorado in 2010:

  • 177 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 49 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 43 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 2 people in college/university student housing
  • 2 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $86,587.

12.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($84,019 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.59%
Colorado average:

10.99%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.81% relocated from other counties in Colorado ($31,346 average AGI)
7.78% relocated from other states ($52,672 average AGI)
Summit County:

7.78%
Colorado average:

4.99%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Denver County, CO  1.11% ($77,756 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, CO  0.62% ($70,205)
from El Paso County, CO  0.41% ($96,017)
from Boulder County, CO  0.41% ($82,655)
from Arapahoe County, CO  0.38% ($66,189)
from Eagle County, CO  0.23% ($43,969)
from Douglas County, CO  0.21% ($131,633)


12.52% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($69,962 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.52%
Colorado average:

9.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.38% relocated to other counties in Colorado ($38,918 average AGI)
6.14% relocated to other states ($31,044 average AGI)
Summit County:

6.14%
Colorado average:

3.89%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Denver County, CO  1.14% ($91,025 average AGI)
to Jefferson County, CO  0.85% ($55,117)
to Arapahoe County, CO  0.57% ($64,950)
to Boulder County, CO  0.41% ($109,017)
to Eagle County, CO  0.40% ($61,158)
to Larimer County, CO  0.39% ($39,945)
to Park County, CO  0.36% ($44,540)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.9

Births per 1000 population in Summit County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 1.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 1.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 1.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Summit County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Summit County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 21.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Summit County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Summit County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Summit County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Summit County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Summit County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Summit County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,528 (1,406 aged, 122 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 740 (14%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (72)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (30)
  • Person injured in unspecified motor-vehicle accident, traffic (22)
  • Intentional self-harm by other and unspecified firearm discharge (21)
  • Accidental poisoning by and exposure to narcotics and psychodysleptics [hallucinogens], not elsewhere classified (19)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (18)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (16)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (16)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (14)
  • Cardiomyopathy, unspecified (14)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 30,622
  • In family households: 20,076 (2,580 male householders, 3,316 female householders)
    4,912 spouses, 6,413 children (5,847 natural, 291 adopted, 259 stepchildren), 55 grandchildren, 158 brothers or sisters, 467 parents, 789 other relatives, 1,411 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 10,331 (2,409 male householders (1,528 living alone)), 1,854 female householders (1,302 living alone)), 6,355 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 384

Size of family households: 3,245 2-persons, 1,218 3-persons, 1,008 4-persons, 271 5-persons, 92 6-persons, 50 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,831 1-person, 1,134 2-persons, 235 3-persons, 78 4-persons, 40 6-persons.

3,978 married couples with children.
757 single-parent households (248 men, 509 women).

85.2% of residents of Summit speak English at home.
11.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (54% speak English very well, 40% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (86% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (1% speak English very well, 97% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $40,838,000 ($1,637 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,661,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $26,358,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $2,800,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $65,000
Federal grants: $6,045,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,277,000 ($359,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,293,000 ($40,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $13,887,000
Federal Government insurance: $59,302,000

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

Births: 1,736
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

76 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 185
Here:

7 per 1000 residents
State:

32 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,395
Here:

+56 per 1000 residents
State:

+24 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,553
Here -62 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Summit County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.42 millions of gallons per day (37% from ground, 63% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.4
State:

4.1

Year house built in Summit County, Colorado
  • Year house built in Summit County, Colorado
  • 752014 or later
  • 2532010 to 2013
  • 4,6242000 to 2009
  • 8,0041990 to 1999
  • 7,4421980 to 1989
  • 8,4811970 to 1979
  • 1,2861960 to 1969
  • 1711950 to 1959
  • 921940 to 1949
  • 4441939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Summit County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Summit County, Colorado
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Summit County, Colorado
  • 1171 room
  • 3432 rooms
  • 6423 rooms
  • 9914 rooms
  • 1,0375 rooms
  • 1,2086 rooms
  • 8317 rooms
  • 6808 rooms
  • 1,0529+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Summit County, Colorado
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Summit County, Colorado
  • 2181 room
  • 5512 rooms
  • 9723 rooms
  • 5214 rooms
  • 5855 rooms
  • 2926 rooms
  • 1037 rooms
  • 258 rooms
  • 279+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Summit County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Summit County, Colorado
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Summit County, Colorado
  • 132no bedroom
  • 5151 bedroom
  • 1,2872 bedrooms
  • 2,7253 bedrooms
  • 1,5814 bedrooms
  • 6085+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Summit County, Colorado
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Summit County, Colorado
  • 219no bedroom
  • 8101 bedroom
  • 1,2922 bedrooms
  • 7313 bedrooms
  • 1554 bedrooms
  • 455+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Summit County, Colorado in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Summit County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Summit County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 6no vehicle
  • 1,4631 vehicle
  • 3,5752 vehicles
  • 1,3663 vehicles
  • 2754 vehicles
  • 1535+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Summit County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Summit County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 190no vehicle
  • 1,2471 vehicle
  • 1,3202 vehicles
  • 2753 vehicles
  • 604 vehicles
  • 2125+ vehicles

80.1% of Summit County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in Colorado.

Summit County:

80.1%
State average:

82.0%

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

  • This state: 8,449
  • Other state: 18,342
  • Northeast: 4,214
  • Midwest: 7,640
  • South: 3,852
  • West: 2,556
Year householders moved into unit in Summit County, CO
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Summit County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 66.4%Utility gas
  • 27.0%Electricity
  • 3.8%Wood
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 54.7%Electricity
  • 38.4%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Wood
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 212
Here:

9.4%
Colorado:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 30
Here:

3.0%
Colorado:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 206
Here:

16.1%
Colorado:

13.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Summit County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,000
  • Charges - Other: $11,807,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,952,000
    Sewerage: $2,719,000
    Parks and Recreation: $119,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,665,000
    Libraries: $903,000
    General - Other: $185,000
    Regular Highways: $59,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Transit Utilities: $8,561,000
    Health - Other: $7,894,000
    Regular Highways: $4,746,000
    Financial Administration: $4,220,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,204,000
    Police Protection: $3,984,000
    General - Other: $3,364,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,344,000
    Sewerage: $2,955,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,502,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,965,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,894,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,704,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,649,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,398,000
    Libraries: $1,358,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,142,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,051,000
    Housing and Community Development: $866,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $88,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $813,000
    Education: $651,000
    Other: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $419,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $504,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $479,000
    Other - Health - Other: $223,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,237,000
    General Local Government Support: $351,000
    Highways: $24,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,579,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,661,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,918,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,159,000
    Interest Earnings: $517,000
    Rents: $349,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $307,000
    Sale of Property: $266,000
    Special Assessments: $62,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $2,443,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,298,000
    Parks and Recreation: $730,000
    Transit Utilities: $397,000
    Regular Highways: $302,000
    Libraries: $148,000
    General - Other: $126,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $46,142,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $385,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,248,000
    Highways: $1,787,000
    Other: $730,000
    Transit Utilities: $687,000
    Education: $613,000
    Health and Hospitals: $511,000
    General Local Government Support: $40,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,510,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $14,687,000
    Other License: $1,291,000
    Severance: $93,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $48,000
    Other: $31,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,842,000

Summit County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,000
  • Charges - Other: $11,807,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,952,000
    Sewerage: $2,719,000
    Parks and Recreation: $119,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,665,000
    Libraries: $903,000
    General - Other: $185,000
    Regular Highways: $59,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Transit Utilities: $8,561,000
    Health - Other: $7,894,000
    Regular Highways: $4,746,000
    Financial Administration: $4,220,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,204,000
    Police Protection: $3,984,000
    General - Other: $3,364,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,344,000
    Sewerage: $2,955,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,502,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,965,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,894,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,704,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,649,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,398,000
    Libraries: $1,358,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,142,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,051,000
    Housing and Community Development: $866,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $88,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $813,000
    Education: $651,000
    Other: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $419,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $504,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $479,000
    Other - Health - Other: $223,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,237,000
    General Local Government Support: $351,000
    Highways: $24,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,579,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,661,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,918,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,159,000
    Interest Earnings: $517,000
    Rents: $349,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $307,000
    Sale of Property: $266,000
    Special Assessments: $62,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $2,443,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,298,000
    Parks and Recreation: $730,000
    Transit Utilities: $397,000
    Regular Highways: $302,000
    Libraries: $148,000
    General - Other: $126,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $46,142,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $385,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,248,000
    Highways: $1,787,000
    Other: $730,000
    Transit Utilities: $687,000
    Education: $613,000
    Health and Hospitals: $511,000
    General Local Government Support: $40,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,510,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $14,687,000
    Other License: $1,291,000
    Severance: $93,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $48,000
    Other: $31,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,842,000

Summit County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,000
  • Charges - Other: $11,807,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,952,000
    Sewerage: $2,719,000
    Parks and Recreation: $119,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,665,000
    Libraries: $903,000
    General - Other: $185,000
    Regular Highways: $59,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Transit Utilities: $8,561,000
    Health - Other: $7,894,000
    Regular Highways: $4,746,000
    Financial Administration: $4,220,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,204,000
    Police Protection: $3,984,000
    General - Other: $3,364,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,344,000
    Sewerage: $2,955,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,502,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,965,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,894,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,704,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,649,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,398,000
    Libraries: $1,358,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,142,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,051,000
    Housing and Community Development: $866,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $88,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $813,000
    Education: $651,000
    Other: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $419,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $504,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $479,000
    Other - Health - Other: $223,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,237,000
    General Local Government Support: $351,000
    Highways: $24,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,579,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,661,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,918,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,159,000
    Interest Earnings: $517,000
    Rents: $349,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $307,000
    Sale of Property: $266,000
    Special Assessments: $62,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $2,443,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,298,000
    Parks and Recreation: $730,000
    Transit Utilities: $397,000
    Regular Highways: $302,000
    Libraries: $148,000
    General - Other: $126,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $46,142,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $385,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,248,000
    Highways: $1,787,000
    Other: $730,000
    Transit Utilities: $687,000
    Education: $613,000
    Health and Hospitals: $511,000
    General Local Government Support: $40,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,510,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $14,687,000
    Other License: $1,291,000
    Severance: $93,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $48,000
    Other: $31,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,842,000

Summit County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $3,000
  • Charges - Other: $11,807,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,952,000
    Sewerage: $2,719,000
    Parks and Recreation: $119,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,665,000
    Libraries: $903,000
    General - Other: $185,000
    Regular Highways: $59,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Transit Utilities: $8,561,000
    Health - Other: $7,894,000
    Regular Highways: $4,746,000
    Financial Administration: $4,220,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,204,000
    Police Protection: $3,984,000
    General - Other: $3,364,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,344,000
    Sewerage: $2,955,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,502,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,965,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,894,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,704,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,649,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,398,000
    Libraries: $1,358,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,142,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,051,000
    Housing and Community Development: $866,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $88,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $813,000
    Education: $651,000
    Other: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $419,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $504,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $479,000
    Other - Health - Other: $223,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,237,000
    General Local Government Support: $351,000
    Highways: $24,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,579,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,661,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,918,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,159,000
    Interest Earnings: $517,000
    Rents: $349,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $307,000
    Sale of Property: $266,000
    Special Assessments: $62,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $2,443,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,298,000
    Parks and Recreation: $730,000
    Transit Utilities: $397,000
    Regular Highways: $302,000
    Libraries: $148,000
    General - Other: $126,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $46,142,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $385,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $3,248,000
    Highways: $1,787,000
    Other: $730,000
    Transit Utilities: $687,000
    Education: $613,000
    Health and Hospitals: $511,000
    General Local Government Support: $40,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,510,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $14,687,000
    Other License: $1,291,000
    Severance: $93,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $48,000
    Other: $31,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,842,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 35
  • Number of aged recipients: 6
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 29
  • Number of recipients under 18: 8
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 19
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 8
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 14
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 12
Most common first names in Summit County, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert2267.5 years
William1665.9 years
John1465.8 years
James1471.0 years
Mary1485.4 years
Helen1180.4 years
Richard1169.7 years
Thomas1067.6 years
Edward964.4 years
Dorothy984.5 years
Most common last names in Summit County, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thompson973.6 years
Smith769.5 years
Johnson477.5 years
Anderson470.5 years
White485.0 years
Williams463.5 years
Adams370.0 years
Hill376.7 years
Emore384.3 years
Allen378.0 years
Businesses in Summit County, CO
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven4Marriott1
AT&T2MasterBrand Cabinets2
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's1
Best Western2Nike3
Big O Tires1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Cold Stone Creamery1Quiznos1
Comfort Suites1RadioShack1
Cricket Wireless2Ramada1
Curves1Ruby Tuesday1
FedEx14Sprint Nextel1
GNC1Starbucks6
H&R Block1Super 81
Hilton1Taco Bell1
Hyatt1Target1
Jones New York1UPS6
KFC1Vans3
Kincaid1Vons1
Kroger4Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's2

Summit County on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"