|Male Share of the Population||52.9%|
|Female Share of the Population||47.1%|
|Employed Population 16+||1,330|
|Age of the Population||40|
|% of people married||55.7%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||31.9%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$31,204|
|Median Family Income||$57,269|
|% Above Poverty Level||95.5%|
|% Below Poverty Level||4.5%|
|Average Commute Time||14 minutes|
|% Working from Home||0.9%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||11.1%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||29.6%|
|Median Gross Rent||$787|
|Median House Value||$202,000|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||21%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Large City||70 miles W of Colorado Springs, Colorado|
|Standard Zip Codes||81211, 81228|
|Phone Area Codes||719|
|Time Zone||Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||BUENA VISTA 2 S|
|Jan Temp||10 to 39 F|
|Apr Temp||26 to 55 F|
|Jul Temp||47 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||27 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||10 inches|
|Jan Temp||-3 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||18 to 48 F|
|Jul Temp||40 to 75 F|
|Oct Temp||19 to 56 F|
|Annual Precip||9.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||12 to 42 F|
|Apr Temp||27 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||49 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||28 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||8.6 inches|
According to the US Postal Service, Buena Vista, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Johnson Village (81211)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Saint Xavier University, Chicago’s oldest Catholic university, has a long history of educating students to prepare them for professional success and lay the foundation for personal fulfillment.
Founded in 1766, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher learning.
(Sorted by Number of Students)
BUENA VISTA HIGH SCHOOL
RAILROAD & MARQUETTE
Serves 316 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.4
CHAFFEE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
613 EAST MAIN STREET
A Non-traditional School
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 37 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.3
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