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People

Total Population 836
Male Share of the Population 54.3%
Female Share of the Population 45.7%
Senior Citizens 7.4%
Employed Population 16+ 442
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 47.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 32.9%
Median Earnings25+ $33,088
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,458

Wealth

Median Family Income $70,179
% Above Poverty Level 73.6%
% Below Poverty Level 26.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 33 minutes
% Working from Home 6.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 39.3%
Median Gross Rent $797
Median House Value $162,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.3%
US/American 0%
English 15.8%
Irish 17.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Oak Creek Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 91 miles W of Boulder, Colorado (center to center)
Nearest Large City 110 miles W of Denver, Colorado
County Routt
Standard Zip Codes 80467
Phone Area Codes 970
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.275
Longitude -106.957

Oak Creek Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station YAMPA
Distance 8.9 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 30 F
Apr Temp 23 to 50 F
Jul Temp 45 to 76 F
Oct Temp 26 to 56 F
Annual Precip 16.6 inches
Station HAYDEN
Distance 21.9 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 30 F
Apr Temp 29 to 57 F
Jul Temp 49 to 85 F
Oct Temp 29 to 62 F
Annual Precip 17.3 inches
Station KREMMLING
Distance 34.1 miles
Jan Temp -2 to 26 F
Apr Temp 24 to 52 F
Jul Temp 44 to 80 F
Oct Temp 23 to 59 F
Annual Precip 11.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Hayden 1,819 $65,000
Steamboat Springs 12,148 $77,442
Yampa 417 $61,250

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Oak Creek Public Libraries

Library
South Routt Library District
227 DODGE AVENUE
Oak Creek, Colorado
(970) 736-8371

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Oak Creek High Schools

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SOROCO HIGH SCHOOL
305 SOUTH GRANT STREET
970-736-2531
Serves 127 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.9

ROUTT COUNTY ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
305 SOUTH GRANT
970-736-2313
A Non-traditional School
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 9 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 45

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