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Parachute, CO (Colorado) Houses and Residents

Parachute,CO index of house prices

Total population: 1,098 (Urban population: 954 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 14 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 768 (447 occupied: 216 owner occupied, 230 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

52%
State:

35%

Housing density: 650 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $385,170.

Median contract rent in 2016: $494 (lower quartile is $455, upper quartile is $575)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $804


Median gross rent in Parachute, CO in 2016: $577

Housing units in Parachute with a mortgage: 135 (2 second mortgage, 5 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 82

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $61,314

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $26,442

Median monthly housing costs: $904


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Parachute, Colorado Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $174,272 (it was $88,800 in 2000)
Parachute:

$174,272
Colorado:

$314,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $134,869 - $263,907

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $188,434
Here:

$188,434
State:

$396,907

Townhouses or other attached units: $153,874
Here:

$153,874
State:

$316,972

Mobile homes: $85,179
Here:

$85,179
State:

$87,176
Median year house/condo built: 1990

Median year apartment built: 1985

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,149
  • In family households: 943 (159 male householders, 102 female householders)
    143 spouses, 427 children (353 natural, 41 adopted, 34 stepchildren), 11 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 2 parents, 12 other relatives, 77 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 205 (108 male householders (103 living alone)), 75 female householders (65 living alone)), 16 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 99 2-persons, 43 3-persons, 65 4-persons, 31 5-persons, 23 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 168 1-person, 11 2-persons, 1 4-persons.

152 married couples with children.
246 single-parent households (165 men, 81 women).

80.0% of residents of Parachute speak English at home.
18.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 30% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 127 (11.1%)
(7.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.0
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Parachute, Colorado:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 171 bedroom
  • 512 bedrooms
  • 1373 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Parachute, Colorado:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 191 bedroom
  • 1142 bedrooms
  • 703 bedrooms
  • 174 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Parachute in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 13no vehicle
  • 471 vehicle
  • 932 vehicles
  • 293 vehicles
  • 284 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population

Cars and other vehicles available in Parachute in renter-occupied apartments

  • 9no vehicle
  • 1021 vehicle
  • 1032 vehicles
  • 183 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Parachute, Colorado:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 153 rooms
  • 654 rooms
  • 555 rooms
  • 446 rooms
  • 77 rooms
  • 188 rooms
  • 119+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Parachute, Colorado:

  • 01 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 363 rooms
  • 894 rooms
  • 425 rooms
  • 186 rooms
  • 77 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 129+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Parachute, CO household income distribution

  • Parachute, CO household income distribution
  • 44Less than $10,000
  • 24$10,000 to $14,999
  • 29$15,000 to $19,999
  • 50$20,000 to $24,999
  • 38$25,000 to $29,999
  • 18$30,000 to $34,999
  • 36$35,000 to $39,999
  • 20$40,000 to $44,999
  • 12$45,000 to $49,999
  • 47$50,000 to $59,999
  • 51$60,000 to $74,999
  • 41$75,000 to $99,999
  • 3$100,000 to $124,999
  • 3$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Parachute, CO

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Parachute, CO
  • 2$15,000 to $19,999
  • 3$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1$30,000 to $34,999
  • 9$40,000 to $49,999
  • 4$50,000 to $59,999
  • 23$60,000 to $69,999
  • 3$70,000 to $79,999
  • 6$80,000 to $89,999
  • 7$90,000 to $99,999
  • 13$100,000 to $124,999
  • 4$125,000 to $149,999
  • 23$150,000 to $174,999
  • 9$175,000 to $199,999
  • 15$200,000 to $249,999
  • 22$250,000 to $299,999
  • 8$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Parachute, CO

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Parachute, CO
  • 6$200 to $249
  • 14$350 to $399
  • 4$400 to $449
  • 21$450 to $499
  • 1$500 to $549
  • 14$550 to $599
  • 9$600 to $649
  • 15$700 to $749
  • 3$750 to $799
  • 24$800 to $899
  • 16$900 to $999
  • 11$1,000 to $1,249
  • 29$1,250 to $1,499
  • 11No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 122010 or later
  • 602000 to 2009
  • 161990 to 1999
  • 371980 to 1989
  • 51970 to 1979
  • 15Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population
Parachute commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 51
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 57
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 67
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 25
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 107
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 11
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 19
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 7
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 18
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 52
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 32
  • 90 or more minutes: 10
Parachute, CO Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 88.6%
Number of people working at home: 0 (0.0% of all workers)

Parachute mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 837 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 202 (18%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1 (0%)
  • Taxi: 2 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 14 (1%)
  • Walked: 29 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 124
 American: 82
 Irish: 34
 Scandinavian: 19
 Italian: 13
 English: 12
 Ukrainian: 7
 Danish: 3
 Swedish: 2
 European: 1
 Scotch-Irish: 1

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

  • 83%Mexico
  • 9%Philippines
  • 2%Netherlands
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark

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

  • This state: 506
  • Other state: 512
  • Northeast: 26
  • Midwest: 117
  • South: 154
  • West: 216

57% of Parachute residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in Colorado.

Parachute:

56.9%
State average:

81.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 1
  • 5th and 6th grade: 6
  • 7th and 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 7
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 187
  • Less than 1 year of college: 42
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 32
  • Associate degree: 31
  • Bachelor's degree: 35
  • Master's degree: 2
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 2
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 10
  • 7th and 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 18
  • 10th grade: 32
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 83
  • Less than 1 year of college: 15
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 44
  • Associate degree: 33
  • Bachelor's degree: 25
  • Master's degree: 9
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.1%Males
  • 1.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 19.1%Males
  • 18.3%Females
Parachute marital status for males
Parachute marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 212
  • One, attached: 43
  • Two: 26
  • 3 or 4: 27
  • 5 to 9: 33
  • 10 to 19: 198
  • 20 to 49: 129
  • 50 or more: 6
  • Mobile homes: 79

Median worth of mobile homes: $102,044

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 4.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 5.4%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Parachute:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Parachute
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (86.6%)
  • Electricity (6.0%)
  • Wood (2.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)
  • Utility gas (75.7%)
  • Electricity (14.3%)
  • Other fuel (3.9%)
  • Wood (1.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 25
Here:

12.2%
Colorado:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 11
Here:

11.7%
Colorado:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Colorado:

14.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)