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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: 701 (443 occupied: 209 owner occupied, 231 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

53%
State:

35%

Housing density: 593 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $366,225.

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


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $697


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

Housing units in Parachute with a mortgage: 154 (5 second mortgage, 4 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 54

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $59,281

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $23,501

Median monthly housing costs: $944


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Parachute, Colorado Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $182,274 (it was $88,800 in 2000)
Parachute:

$182,274
Colorado:

$314,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $103,310 - $227,295

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: 1989

Median year apartment built: 1986

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,220
  • In family households: 1,039 (149 male householders, 140 female householders)
    210 spouses, 429 children (405 natural, 0 adopted, 23 stepchildren), 23 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 14 parents, 0 other relatives, 71 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 180 (80 male householders (75 living alone)), 72 female householders (60 living alone)), 25 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 96 2-persons, 41 3-persons, 90 4-persons, 53 5-persons, 8 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 135 1-person, 11 2-persons, 3 4-persons.

270 married couples with children.
130 single-parent households (85 men, 45 women).

78.1% of residents of Parachute speak English at home.
21.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 121 (9.9%)
(9.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.3
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
  • 161 bedroom
  • 512 bedrooms
  • 1273 bedrooms
  • 104 bedrooms
  • 35+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Parachute, Colorado:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 191 bedroom
  • 992 bedrooms
  • 1053 bedrooms
  • 74 bedrooms
  • 05+ 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
  • 581 vehicle
  • 782 vehicles
  • 473 vehicles
  • 104 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population

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

  • 9no vehicle
  • 861 vehicle
  • 1052 vehicles
  • 243 vehicles
  • 114 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
  • 424 rooms
  • 595 rooms
  • 556 rooms
  • 157 rooms
  • 168 rooms
  • 79+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Parachute, Colorado:

  • 01 room
  • 122 rooms
  • 303 rooms
  • 934 rooms
  • 535 rooms
  • 256 rooms
  • 137 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 49+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Parachute population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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
  • 49Less than $10,000
  • 22$10,000 to $14,999
  • 32$15,000 to $19,999
  • 36$20,000 to $24,999
  • 24$25,000 to $29,999
  • 13$30,000 to $34,999
  • 44$35,000 to $39,999
  • 14$40,000 to $44,999
  • 12$45,000 to $49,999
  • 54$50,000 to $59,999
  • 58$60,000 to $74,999
  • 36$75,000 to $99,999
  • 19$100,000 to $124,999
  • 13$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
  • 1Less than $10,000
  • 1$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1$25,000 to $29,999
  • 4$30,000 to $34,999
  • 8$40,000 to $49,999
  • 5$50,000 to $59,999
  • 10$60,000 to $69,999
  • 1$70,000 to $79,999
  • 10$80,000 to $89,999
  • 8$90,000 to $99,999
  • 11$100,000 to $124,999
  • 7$125,000 to $149,999
  • 28$150,000 to $174,999
  • 15$175,000 to $199,999
  • 16$200,000 to $249,999
  • 5$250,000 to $299,999
  • 23$300,000 to $399,999
  • 7$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
  • 2$300 to $349
  • 11$350 to $399
  • 4$400 to $449
  • 22$450 to $499
  • 5$500 to $549
  • 22$550 to $599
  • 19$600 to $649
  • 9$700 to $749
  • 3$750 to $799
  • 12$800 to $899
  • 26$900 to $999
  • 25$1,000 to $1,249
  • 8$1,250 to $1,499
  • 11No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 82010 or later
  • 322000 to 2009
  • 301990 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: 39
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 76
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 46
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 35
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 109
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 10
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 13
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 9
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 4
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 38
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 69
  • 90 or more minutes: 26
Parachute, CO Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 86.5%
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: 854 (71%)
  • Carpooled: 260 (22%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1 (0%)
  • Taxi: 4 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 13 (1%)
  • Walked: 50 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 62
 Irish: 45
 American: 24
 English: 21
 Swedish: 16
 Italian: 13
 Ukrainian: 9
 Danish: 5
 Czechoslovakian: 3
 Scotch-Irish: 2
 European: 2

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

  • 90%Mexico
  • 7%Philippines
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway

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

  • This state: 564
  • Other state: 531
  • Northeast: 25
  • Midwest: 112
  • South: 178
  • West: 218

69% of Parachute residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 47% lived in Colorado.

Parachute:

68.5%
State average:

81.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 7
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 8
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 201
  • Less than 1 year of college: 51
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 14
  • Associate degree: 48
  • Bachelor's degree: 31
  • 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: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 28
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 107
  • Less than 1 year of college: 25
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 45
  • Associate degree: 30
  • Bachelor's degree: 17
  • Master's degree: 14
  • 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
  • 14.1%Males
  • 4.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 9.8%Males
  • 6.5%Females
Parachute marital status for males
Parachute marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 217
  • One, attached: 31
  • Two: 23
  • 3 or 4: 32
  • 5 to 9: 25
  • 10 to 19: 140
  • 20 to 49: 130
  • 50 or more: 6
  • Mobile homes: 86

Median worth of mobile homes: $102,044

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 4.0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 7.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 8 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 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 (5.3%)
  • Wood (4.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)
  • Utility gas (70.1%)
  • Electricity (22.1%)
  • Other fuel (3.0%)
  • Wood (2.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 3
Here:

1.6%
Colorado:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

1.4%
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)