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Summit County, Colorado (CO)

County population in 2019: 31,459 (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: 52 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Summit County: 96.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (29.7%), Retail trade (12.4%), Educational, health and social services (11.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 83%
  • Government: 12%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 5%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Summit County, CO (2019)
    • 25,63381.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,55814.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4791.5%Two or more races
    • 3211.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1880.6%Asian alone
    • 1130.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 470.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 60.02%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Colorado median age:

37.1 years
Males: 17,179  (54.6%)
Females: 14,280  (45.4%)
Average household size:
Summit County:

2.0 people
Colorado:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $84,533 ($56,587 in 1999)
This county:

$84,533
Colorado:

$77,127

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $1,458 (lower quartile is $1,195, upper quartile is $1,935)
This county:

$1458
State:

$1258


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $666,211 (it was $268,800 in 2000)
Summit:

$666,211
Colorado:

$394,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $458,049 - $922,925

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $879,821
Here:

$879,821
State:

$487,835

Townhouses or other attached units: $567,013
Here:

$567,013
State:

$416,827

In 2-unit structures: $549,634
Here:

$549,634
State:

$483,371

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $520,156
Here:

$520,156
State:

$319,497

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $352,838
Here:

$352,838
State:

$375,475

Mobile homes: $73,868
Here:

$73,868
State:

$102,984

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $2,000
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $635

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
Summit County, CO map from a distance

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
  • 2018: 305 buildings, average cost: $589,900
  • 2019: 290 buildings, average cost: $662,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Summit, CO residents
Average permit cost in Summit, CO
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,027 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,409 (0.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Summit, CO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Summit, CO in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Summit, CO in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.2%
Summit County:

7.2%
Colorado:

9.3%
(5.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.5% for Black residents, 16.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 73.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 5.7% for other race residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 39.5 years old
(Males: 39.8 years old, Females: 39.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.6 years old, Black residents: 53.6 years old, American Indian residents: 36.6 years old, Asian residents: 54.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.8 years old, Other race residents: 35.7 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 November 2020:
Here:

6.8%
Colorado:

6.2%

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: 94.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 54.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,499 (29.1% naturalized citizens)

Summit County:

11.1%
Whole state:

9.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 9482010 or later
  • 1,2552000 to 2009
  • 6811990 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: 10,762
  • One, attached: 3,208
  • Two: 705
  • 3 or 4: 1,774
  • 5 to 9: 3,222
  • 10 to 19: 3,526
  • 20 to 49: 4,924
  • 50 or more: 4,071
  • Mobile homes: 216

Housing units in Summit County with a mortgage: 5,409 (105 second mortgage, 608 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,903

Here:

83.3% with mortgage
State:

70.8% 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 significantly above Colorado state average. It is 862% 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 417.7 miles away from Summit County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 505.4 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 196.8 miles away from the county center
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 188.9 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 Summit 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
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 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 (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Summit

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 16,663 (76.6%)
  • Carpooled: 919 (4.2%)
  • Bus: 827 (3.8%)
  • Light rail, streetcar or trolley: 23 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 172 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 73 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 1,095 (5.0%)
  • Worked at home: 1,981 (9.1%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)

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


  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (46%)
  • Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia) (12%)
  • Other Western Africa (8%)
  • Nicaragua (7%)
  • Guatemala (4%)
  • England (3%)
  • Canada (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Summit County


  • German (14%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • European (4%)
  • Eastern European (4%)
  • Czech (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 2019: 2.0

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 2018: 11.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.1%
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 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (12)

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

Household type by relationship:

Households: 31,459
  • Male householders: 5,969 (1,872 living alone), Female householders: 5,101 (1,317 living alone)
  • 5,478 spouses (5,418 opposite-sex spouses), 722 unmarried partners, (702 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 5,822 children (5,416 natural, 262 adopted, 137 stepchildren), 37 grandchildren, 645 brothers or sisters, 239 parents, 0 foster children, 350 other relatives, 6,413 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 402

Size of family households: 3,339 2-persons, 972 3-persons, 1,126 4-persons, 481 5-persons, 105 6-persons, 71 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,175 1-person, 1,311 2-persons, 417 3-persons, 89 4-persons, 15 5-persons.

4,154 married couples with children.
468 single-parent households (117 men, 351 women).

84.3% of residents of Summit speak English at home.
11.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (43% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (43% speak English very well, 46% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak other language at home (15% speak English very well, 85% speak English 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:

5.6
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.3
State:

4.0

Year house built in Summit County, Colorado
  • Year house built in Summit County, Colorado
  • 5882014 or later
  • 3462010 to 2013
  • 4,3172000 to 2009
  • 8,5681990 to 1999
  • 7,4301980 to 1989
  • 8,3411970 to 1979
  • 1,4481960 to 1969
  • 1961950 to 1959
  • 391940 to 1949
  • 3391939 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
  • 621 room
  • 4482 rooms
  • 7913 rooms
  • 1,1554 rooms
  • 1,1225 rooms
  • 1,6506 rooms
  • 6147 rooms
  • 7648 rooms
  • 8069+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Summit County, Colorado
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Summit County, Colorado
  • 3071 room
  • 6352 rooms
  • 1,1663 rooms
  • 6214 rooms
  • 6375 rooms
  • 1846 rooms
  • 977 rooms
  • 1128 rooms
  • 509+ 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
  • 73no bedroom
  • 4741 bedroom
  • 1,8122 bedrooms
  • 2,7223 bedrooms
  • 1,6284 bedrooms
  • 5975+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Summit County, Colorado
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Summit County, Colorado
  • 316no bedroom
  • 1,0381 bedroom
  • 1,1772 bedrooms
  • 8813 bedrooms
  • 2214 bedrooms
  • 1245+ 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
  • 33no vehicle
  • 1,7551 vehicle
  • 3,6882 vehicles
  • 1,3223 vehicles
  • 2394 vehicles
  • 2585+ 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
  • 193no vehicle
  • 1,2931 vehicle
  • 1,3712 vehicles
  • 7063 vehicles
  • 384 vehicles
  • 1765+ vehicles

87.8% of Summit County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Colorado.

Summit County:

87.8%
State average:

82.0%

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

  • This state: 8,822
  • Other state: 18,753
  • Northeast: 4,683
  • Midwest: 6,609
  • South: 5,183
  • West: 2,336
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
  • 57.3%Utility gas
  • 35.2%Electricity
  • 3.2%Wood
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 64.7%Electricity
  • 30.7%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 236
Here:

11.1%
Colorado:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 112
Here:

11.1%
Colorado:

8.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 237
Here:

24.0%
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

Summit County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,000
  • Charges - Other: $13,777,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,246,000
    Sewerage: $2,757,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $179,000
    Parks and Recreation: $170,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
  • Construction - Health - Other: $40,000
    Regular Highways: $6,000
  • Current Operations - Transit Utilities: $10,150,000
    Health - Other: $8,297,000
    General - Other: $5,474,000
    Regular Highways: $4,613,000
    Financial Administration: $4,527,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,407,000
    Police Protection: $3,824,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,813,000
    Sewerage: $2,921,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,197,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,124,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,905,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,715,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,571,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,556,000
    Libraries: $1,375,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,220,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,212,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $154,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $833,000
    Public Welfare: $749,000
    Other: $53,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $584,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $548,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $479,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,068,000
    General Local Government Support: $298,000
    Transit Utilities: $250,000
    Highways: $33,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $142,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $101,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,885,000
    Interest Earnings: $755,000
    Rents: $484,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $266,000
    Sale of Property: $83,000
    Special Assessments: $43,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $2,262,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,134,000
    General - Other: $731,000
    Regular Highways: $496,000
    Housing and Community Development: $472,000
    Correctional Institutions: $426,000
    Transit Utilities: $320,000
    Health - Other: $297,000
    Police Protection: $261,000
    Sewerage: $131,000
    Libraries: $129,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $34,000
    Central Staff Services: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $70,822,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $4,330,000
    Highways: $3,049,000
    Other: $642,000
    Transit Utilities: $605,000
    Health and Hospitals: $102,000
    General Local Government Support: $57,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,956,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $18,964,000
    Other License: $2,398,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $56,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $27,649,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000

Summit County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,000
  • Charges - Other: $13,777,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,246,000
    Sewerage: $2,757,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $179,000
    Parks and Recreation: $170,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
  • Construction - Health - Other: $40,000
    Regular Highways: $6,000
  • Current Operations - Transit Utilities: $10,150,000
    Health - Other: $8,297,000
    General - Other: $5,474,000
    Regular Highways: $4,613,000
    Financial Administration: $4,527,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,407,000
    Police Protection: $3,824,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,813,000
    Sewerage: $2,921,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,197,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,124,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,905,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,715,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,571,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,556,000
    Libraries: $1,375,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,220,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,212,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $154,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $833,000
    Public Welfare: $749,000
    Other: $53,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $584,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $548,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $479,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,068,000
    General Local Government Support: $298,000
    Transit Utilities: $250,000
    Highways: $33,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $142,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $101,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,885,000
    Interest Earnings: $755,000
    Rents: $484,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $266,000
    Sale of Property: $83,000
    Special Assessments: $43,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $2,262,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,134,000
    General - Other: $731,000
    Regular Highways: $496,000
    Housing and Community Development: $472,000
    Correctional Institutions: $426,000
    Transit Utilities: $320,000
    Health - Other: $297,000
    Police Protection: $261,000
    Sewerage: $131,000
    Libraries: $129,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $34,000
    Central Staff Services: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $70,822,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $4,330,000
    Highways: $3,049,000
    Other: $642,000
    Transit Utilities: $605,000
    Health and Hospitals: $102,000
    General Local Government Support: $57,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,956,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $18,964,000
    Other License: $2,398,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $56,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $27,649,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000

Summit County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,000
  • Charges - Other: $13,777,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,246,000
    Sewerage: $2,757,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $179,000
    Parks and Recreation: $170,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
  • Construction - Health - Other: $40,000
    Regular Highways: $6,000
  • Current Operations - Transit Utilities: $10,150,000
    Health - Other: $8,297,000
    General - Other: $5,474,000
    Regular Highways: $4,613,000
    Financial Administration: $4,527,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,407,000
    Police Protection: $3,824,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,813,000
    Sewerage: $2,921,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,197,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,124,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,905,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,715,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,571,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,556,000
    Libraries: $1,375,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,220,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,212,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $154,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $833,000
    Public Welfare: $749,000
    Other: $53,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $584,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $548,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $479,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,068,000
    General Local Government Support: $298,000
    Transit Utilities: $250,000
    Highways: $33,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $142,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $101,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,885,000
    Interest Earnings: $755,000
    Rents: $484,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $266,000
    Sale of Property: $83,000
    Special Assessments: $43,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $2,262,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,134,000
    General - Other: $731,000
    Regular Highways: $496,000
    Housing and Community Development: $472,000
    Correctional Institutions: $426,000
    Transit Utilities: $320,000
    Health - Other: $297,000
    Police Protection: $261,000
    Sewerage: $131,000
    Libraries: $129,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $34,000
    Central Staff Services: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $70,822,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $4,330,000
    Highways: $3,049,000
    Other: $642,000
    Transit Utilities: $605,000
    Health and Hospitals: $102,000
    General Local Government Support: $57,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,956,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $18,964,000
    Other License: $2,398,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $56,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $27,649,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000

Summit County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,000
  • Charges - Other: $13,777,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,246,000
    Sewerage: $2,757,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $179,000
    Parks and Recreation: $170,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
  • Construction - Health - Other: $40,000
    Regular Highways: $6,000
  • Current Operations - Transit Utilities: $10,150,000
    Health - Other: $8,297,000
    General - Other: $5,474,000
    Regular Highways: $4,613,000
    Financial Administration: $4,527,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,407,000
    Police Protection: $3,824,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,813,000
    Sewerage: $2,921,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,197,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,124,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,905,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,715,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,571,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,556,000
    Libraries: $1,375,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,220,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,212,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $154,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $833,000
    Public Welfare: $749,000
    Other: $53,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $584,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $548,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $479,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,068,000
    General Local Government Support: $298,000
    Transit Utilities: $250,000
    Highways: $33,000
    Health and Hospitals: $10,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $142,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $101,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,885,000
    Interest Earnings: $755,000
    Rents: $484,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $266,000
    Sale of Property: $83,000
    Special Assessments: $43,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $2,262,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,134,000
    General - Other: $731,000
    Regular Highways: $496,000
    Housing and Community Development: $472,000
    Correctional Institutions: $426,000
    Transit Utilities: $320,000
    Health - Other: $297,000
    Police Protection: $261,000
    Sewerage: $131,000
    Libraries: $129,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $34,000
    Central Staff Services: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $70,822,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $4,330,000
    Highways: $3,049,000
    Other: $642,000
    Transit Utilities: $605,000
    Health and Hospitals: $102,000
    General Local Government Support: $57,000
  • Tax - Property: $24,956,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $18,964,000
    Other License: $2,398,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $56,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $27,649,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000

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"