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People

Total Population 1,729
Male Share of the Population 51.2%
Female Share of the Population 48.8%
Senior Citizens 13.9%
Employed Population 16+ 800
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 35%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 26.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $35,972
% Above Poverty Level 78.4%
% Below Poverty Level 21.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 13 minutes
% Working from Home 5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 10.8%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 34.9%
Median Gross Rent $707
Median House Value $190,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 50.5%
US/American 0%
English 10.2%
Irish 10.8%

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

Pagosa Springs Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 124 miles NW of Santa Fe, New Mexico (center to center)
Nearest Large City 152 miles N of Albuquerque, New Mexico
County Archuleta
Standard Zip Codes 81147
P.O. Box Zip Codes 81157
Phone Area Codes 970
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.269
Longitude -107.009

Pagosa Springs 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 PAGOSA SPRINGS
Distance 1.4 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 39 F
Apr Temp 25 to 59 F
Jul Temp 45 to 83 F
Oct Temp 27 to 63 F
Annual Precip 20.6 inches
Station CHAMA
Distance 33.9 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 37 F
Apr Temp 23 to 57 F
Jul Temp 44 to 81 F
Oct Temp 27 to 61 F
Annual Precip 22.9 inches
Station DEL NORTE 2 E
Distance 46.9 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 34 F
Apr Temp 26 to 57 F
Jul Temp 48 to 78 F
Oct Temp 29 to 61 F
Annual Precip 10.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Pagosa Springs, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Pagosa Lakes (81147)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Pagosa Springs Public Libraries

Library
Upper San Juan Library District
811 SAN JUAN STREET
Pagosa Springs, Colorado
(970) 264-2209

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Pagosa Springs High Schools

PAGOSA SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL
100 SOUTH 8TH STREET
970-264-2231
Serves 511 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 19.5

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