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Park County, Colorado (CO)

County population in 2019: 18,339 (all rural); it was 14,523 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,711
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,358
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,174
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,105 (it was 720 in 2000)
% of renters here:

12%
State:

34%

Land area: 2201 sq. mi.

Water area: 10.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 8 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Park County: 94.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (31.4%), Educational, health and social services (13.9%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 9%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 22%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Park County, CO (2019)
    • 16,182111.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,1357.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 6694.6%Two or more races
    • 1050.7%Asian alone
    • 690.5%Some other race alone
    • 540.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 260.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 200.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

51.3 years
Colorado median age:

37.1 years
Males: 9,790  (53.4%)
Females: 8,549  (46.6%)
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Average household size:
Park County:

2.0 people
Colorado:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $78,503 ($51,899 in 1999)
This county:

$78,503
Colorado:

$77,127

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $967 (lower quartile is $702, upper quartile is $1,331)
This county:

$967
State:

$1258


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $376,094 (it was $174,600 in 2000)
Park:

$376,094
Colorado:

$394,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $278,141 - $498,459
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,749
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $402

Institutionalized population: 86

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 20
  • Burglaries: 40
  • Thefts: 24
  • Auto thefts: 11

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 29
  • Burglaries: 52
  • Thefts: 16
  • Auto thefts: 15
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Health of residents in Park County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.6. This is better than average.
77.9% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
42.5% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
62.3% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
72.7% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 191 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 156 pounds. This is less than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 425 buildings, average cost: $73,200
  • 1998: 345 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 1999: 388 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2000: 434 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2001: 390 buildings, average cost: $116,600
  • 2002: 348 buildings, average cost: $114,600
  • 2003: 300 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2004: 321 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2005: 292 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 2006: 323 buildings, average cost: $156,200
  • 2007: 239 buildings, average cost: $155,700
  • 2008: 160 buildings, average cost: $168,800
  • 2009: 106 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2010: 95 buildings, average cost: $171,900
  • 2011: 73 buildings, average cost: $176,600
  • 2012: 71 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2013: 56 buildings, average cost: $167,300
  • 2014: 88 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2015: 123 buildings, average cost: $171,500
  • 2016: 137 buildings, average cost: $147,900
  • 2017: 150 buildings, average cost: $215,500
  • 2018: 182 buildings, average cost: $256,600
  • 2019: 174 buildings, average cost: $267,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Park, CO residents
Average permit cost in Park, CO
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,478 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,272 (0.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Park, CO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Park, CO in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Park, CO in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.6%
Park County:

6.6%
Colorado:

9.3%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 51.3 years old
(Males: 50.8 years old, Females: 51.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 52.5 years old, Black residents: 54.9 years old, American Indian residents: 72.2 years old, Asian residents: 52.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 35.7 years old, Other race residents: 34.8 years old)

Area name: Denver-Aurora, CO MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Park County is $702 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $889 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1262 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lake George, Fairplay, Alma, Guffey.

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

2018 air pollution in Park County:

Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.00 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Below U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.040 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Significanly above U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 4.5 µg/m3. Below U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 2.4 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Significantly below U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Ellis County, Kansas , Mitchell County, Kansas , Sherman County, Kansas , Smith County, Kansas , Washington County, Kansas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.4%
Colorado:

6.2%

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

Current college students: 432
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 97.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 31.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 426 (65.2% naturalized citizens)

Park County:

2.3%
Whole state:

9.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 462010 or later
  • 782000 to 2009
  • 1041990 to 1999
  • 381980 to 1989
  • 351970 to 1979
  • 141Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 44.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 36.0%

Park County marital status for males Park County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 13,951
  • One, attached: 119
  • Two: 13
  • 3 or 4: 68
  • 5 to 9: 142
  • Mobile homes: 644
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 22

Housing units in Park County with a mortgage: 4,386 (131 second mortgage, 566 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,902

Here:

80.0% with mortgage
State:

70.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Park County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,09412
Catholic7002
Mainline Protestant1872
Other912
Orthodox21
None14,132-
Park 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: 4
Park County:

2.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Park County:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 13
This county:

7.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Park County:

5.3%
Colorado:

5.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Park County:

16.5%
State:

18.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

6.8%
State:

9.6%

Agriculture in Park County:

Average size of farms: 1375 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $19,346
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $40.20
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: 94.54%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $24,581
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.91%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $40,171
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.10%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.92
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.07%

Earthquake activity:

Park County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 819% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 451.4 miles away from Park County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 155.9 miles away from the county center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 538.0 miles away from the 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) earthquake occurred 223.1 miles away from the county center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 161.2 miles away from Park County center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 164.1 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 Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4498, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Colorado Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: May 04, 2015 to June 16, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4229: July 16, 2015, FEMA Id: 4229, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Colorado Nash Ranch Fire, Incident Period: June 24, 2008 to December 31, 1969, Fire Management Assistance Declared: June 27, 2008, FEMA Id: 2778, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 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 Black Mountain Fire, Incident Period: May 05, 2002 to May 12, 2002, Fire Management Assistance Declared: May 05, 2002, FEMA Id: 2403, 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 Snaking Fire, Incident Period: April 23, 2002 to April 29, 2002, Fire Management Assistance Declared: April 23, 2002, FEMA Id: 2399, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Colorado High Meadows Fire, Incident Period: June 12, 2000 to June 25, 2000, Fire Management Assistance Declared: June 12, 2000, FEMA Id: 2309, 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
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Park County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Park

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,972 (62.5%)
  • Carpooled: 499 (10.5%)
  • Bus: 3 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 199 (4.2%)
  • Walked: 89 (1.9%)
  • Worked at home: 1,061 (22.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (18%)
  • Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia) (18%)
  • Laos (9%)
  • Sweden (9%)
  • Canada (9%)
  • Brazil (7%)
  • Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (7%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Park County


  • German (14%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • American (9%)
  • European (6%)
  • Italian (6%)
  • British (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
70 people in state prisons

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

  • 74 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 12 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $67,954.

15.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($64,831 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

15.30%
Colorado average:

10.99%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
10.39% relocated from other counties in Colorado ($43,805 average AGI)
4.92% relocated from other states ($21,027 average AGI)
Park County:

4.92%
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 Jefferson County, CO  3.55% ($70,589 average AGI)
from Denver County, CO  1.54% ($62,611)
from Arapahoe County, CO  1.27% ($72,397)
from Summit County, CO  0.81% ($44,540)
from Adams County, CO  0.50% ($58,065)
from El Paso County, CO  0.47% ($50,172)
from Douglas County, CO  0.41% ($85,920)


11.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($57,201 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.42%
Colorado average:

9.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
7.30% relocated to other counties in Colorado ($34,637 average AGI)
4.12% relocated to other states ($22,563 average AGI)
Park County:

4.12%
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 Jefferson County, CO  2.53% ($63,799 average AGI)
to Denver County, CO  0.75% ($54,886)
to Arapahoe County, CO  0.75% ($39,477)
to El Paso County, CO  0.48% ($48,679)
to Summit County, CO  0.42% ($39,400)
to Teller County, CO  0.34% ($43,800)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.1

Births per 1000 population in Park County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 3.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 4.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 5.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Park County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Park County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Park County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Park County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Park County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Park County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Park County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Park County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,668 (1,367 aged, 301 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 593 (16%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Park County, Colorado in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (20)
  • Intentional self-harm by other and unspecified firearm discharge (10)

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

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 250.7. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 206.0
  • Other - 44.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 18,339
  • Male householders: 4,269 (1,334 living alone), Female householders: 2,948 (406 living alone)
  • 4,611 spouses (4,528 opposite-sex spouses), 390 unmarried partners, (369 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,266 children (4,024 natural, 78 adopted, 162 stepchildren), 535 grandchildren, 171 brothers or sisters, 277 parents, 14 foster children, 148 other relatives, 637 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 145

Size of family households: 3,160 2-persons, 788 3-persons, 756 4-persons, 161 5-persons, 81 6-persons, 27 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,718 1-person, 511 2-persons, 7 3-persons, 7 4-persons, 2 5-persons.

2,340 married couples with children.
197 single-parent households (102 men, 95 women).

98.1% of residents of Park speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (97% speak English very well, 3% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (81% speak English very well, 19% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $40,865,000 ($2,428 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,403,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $28,175,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $3,979,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,000
Federal grants: $4,461,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,200,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,042,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $82,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $25,755,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,006,000

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

Births: 831
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

76 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 364
Here:

21 per 1000 residents
State:

32 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +40
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+24 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,943
Here:

+115 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Park County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.28 millions of gallons per day (61% from ground, 39% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.0

Year house built in Park County, Colorado
  • Year house built in Park County, Colorado
  • 302014 or later
  • 2342010 to 2013
  • 3,5672000 to 2009
  • 3,7041990 to 1999
  • 2,1481980 to 1989
  • 2,5721970 to 1979
  • 1,3171960 to 1969
  • 2971950 to 1959
  • 1341940 to 1949
  • 5411939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Park County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Park County, Colorado
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Park County, Colorado
  • 351 room
  • 2032 rooms
  • 4653 rooms
  • 6374 rooms
  • 1,3395 rooms
  • 1,2106 rooms
  • 8057 rooms
  • 7078 rooms
  • 9079+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Park County, Colorado
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Park County, Colorado
  • 271 room
  • 822 rooms
  • 1823 rooms
  • 2104 rooms
  • 2745 rooms
  • 1016 rooms
  • 587 rooms
  • 218 rooms
  • 109+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Park County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Park County, Colorado
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Park County, Colorado
  • 42no bedroom
  • 4381 bedroom
  • 1,4002 bedrooms
  • 3,2043 bedrooms
  • 8504 bedrooms
  • 3195+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Park County, Colorado
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Park County, Colorado
  • 27no bedroom
  • 1741 bedroom
  • 3282 bedrooms
  • 3923 bedrooms
  • 434 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Park County, Colorado in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Park County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Park County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 73no vehicle
  • 1,0221 vehicle
  • 2,4062 vehicles
  • 1,8113 vehicles
  • 6734 vehicles
  • 3245+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Park County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Park County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 22no vehicle
  • 4801 vehicle
  • 2312 vehicles
  • 1833 vehicles
  • 534 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

88.2% of Park County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 15% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 69% lived in Colorado.

Park County:

88.2%
State average:

82.0%

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

  • This state: 6,291
  • Other state: 11,555
  • Northeast: 1,587
  • Midwest: 4,169
  • South: 2,528
  • West: 3,257
Year householders moved into unit in Park County, CO
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Park County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 39.3%Utility gas
  • 31.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.6%Wood
  • 9.3%Electricity
  • 2.2%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 41.9%Utility gas
  • 25.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 18.8%Electricity
  • 12.5%Wood
  • 1.8%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 116
Here:

9.0%
Colorado:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 153
Here:

22.8%
Colorado:

8.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 118
Here:

20.1%
Colorado:

13.1%

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

Park County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,470,000
    Regular Highways: $89,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,400,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,812,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,147,000
    Police Protection: $3,089,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,531,000
    Financial Administration: $1,790,000
    General - Other: $1,618,000
    Parks and Recreation: $595,000
    General Public Buildings: $489,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $317,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $301,000
    Local Fire Protection: $121,000
    Health - Other: $100,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $95,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $38,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,035,000
    General Revenue - Other: $315,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $306,000
    Sale of Property: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,629,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $38,000
    Regular Highways: $22,000
    Police Protection: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,900,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,108,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,648,000
    Public Welfare: $4,154,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,809,000
    Other: $778,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,409,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $659,000
    Other License: $472,000
    Other: $47,000

Park County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,470,000
    Regular Highways: $89,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,400,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,812,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,147,000
    Police Protection: $3,089,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,531,000
    Financial Administration: $1,790,000
    General - Other: $1,618,000
    Parks and Recreation: $595,000
    General Public Buildings: $489,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $317,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $301,000
    Local Fire Protection: $121,000
    Health - Other: $100,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $95,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $38,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,035,000
    General Revenue - Other: $315,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $306,000
    Sale of Property: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,629,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $38,000
    Regular Highways: $22,000
    Police Protection: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,900,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,108,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,648,000
    Public Welfare: $4,154,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,809,000
    Other: $778,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,409,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $659,000
    Other License: $472,000
    Other: $47,000

Park County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,470,000
    Regular Highways: $89,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,400,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,812,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,147,000
    Police Protection: $3,089,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,531,000
    Financial Administration: $1,790,000
    General - Other: $1,618,000
    Parks and Recreation: $595,000
    General Public Buildings: $489,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $317,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $301,000
    Local Fire Protection: $121,000
    Health - Other: $100,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $95,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $38,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,035,000
    General Revenue - Other: $315,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $306,000
    Sale of Property: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,629,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $38,000
    Regular Highways: $22,000
    Police Protection: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,900,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,108,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,648,000
    Public Welfare: $4,154,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,809,000
    Other: $778,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,409,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $659,000
    Other License: $472,000
    Other: $47,000

Park County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,470,000
    Regular Highways: $89,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,400,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,812,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,147,000
    Police Protection: $3,089,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,531,000
    Financial Administration: $1,790,000
    General - Other: $1,618,000
    Parks and Recreation: $595,000
    General Public Buildings: $489,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $317,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $301,000
    Local Fire Protection: $121,000
    Health - Other: $100,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $95,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $38,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,035,000
    General Revenue - Other: $315,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $306,000
    Sale of Property: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,629,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $38,000
    Regular Highways: $22,000
    Police Protection: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,900,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,108,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,648,000
    Public Welfare: $4,154,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,809,000
    Other: $778,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,409,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $659,000
    Other License: $472,000
    Other: $47,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 78
  • Number of aged recipients: 0
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 0
  • Number of recipients under 18: 15
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 58
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 5
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 24
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 34
Most common first names in Park County, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John579.4 years
William574.2 years
George471.2 years
James382.1 years
Frank377.3 years
Fred373.7 years
Harold374.0 years
Robert390.4 years
Joseph274.5 years
Albert276.0 years
Most common last names in Park County, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Palmer475.0 years
Swanson482.2 years
King353.4 years
Office380.3 years
Harris271.0 years
Gardner286.1 years
Bell287.9 years
Johnson255.0 years
Kintz258.5 years
Hoffman298.5 years
Businesses in Park County, CO
NameCountNameCount
FedEx2U-Haul1
True Value1UPS1

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