Westcliffe, Colorado

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Westcliffe

Westcliffe, Colorado

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Westcliffe

Westcliffe Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 47 miles W of Pueblo, Colorado (center to center)
Nearest Large City 59 miles SW of Colorado Springs, Colorado
County Custer
Standard Zip Codes 81252
Phone Area Codes 719
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.134
Longitude -105.465

Westcliffe Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 0.1 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 37 F
Apr Temp 25 to 54 F
Jul Temp 45 to 79 F
Oct Temp 26 to 60 F
Annual Precip 14.1 inches
Distance 27.9 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 34 F
Apr Temp 28 to 55 F
Jul Temp 51 to 80 F
Oct Temp 32 to 60 F
Annual Precip 11.5 inches
Distance 31.6 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 39 F
Apr Temp 29 to 54 F
Jul Temp 51 to 79 F
Oct Temp 35 to 60 F
Annual Precip 12.6 inches
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Westcliffe

Westcliffe Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 417 100%
Male 201 48.2%
Female 216 51.8%
Under 18 93 22.3%
18+ 324 77.7%
65+ 67 16.1%
Median Age 44.3
Average Family Size 2.91
White 398 95.4%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 8 1.9%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 10 2.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 9 2.2%

Estimated Westcliffe Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 456
Growth 39
Growth % 9.4%

Westcliffe Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 27.3%
Irish 15.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.2%
English 12.9%
French (except Basque) 6.8%
US/American 4.5%
Scottish 3.5%
Dutch 2.3%
Scotch-Irish 1.9%
Norwegian 1.9%
Italian 1.6%
Czech 1.6%
Danish 1.6%
Swiss 1.3%
British 1%
Polish 1%
Finnish 1%
French Canadian 0.6%
Welsh 0.6%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Westcliffe

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Horn Creek (81252)
Rosita (81252)
Tanglewood Acres (81252)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Westcliffe 417 $36,250
Canon City 15,431 $42,917
Coal Creek 303 $29,583
Rockvale 426 $33,182
Silver Cliff 512 $32,917
Williamsburg 714 $34,583

Westcliffe Public Libraries

West Custer County Library District
Westcliffe, Colorado
(719) 783-9138

library logo

More Information for Librarians

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Westcliffe

Featured Colleges in the Westcliffe Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online MBA specialization in International Business, Online General MBA, Online MBA specialization in Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (Online), Entertainment Business, Master of Science (Online), Audio Production Bachelors (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor
Penn Foster

Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.

  • Programs: HVACR Technician, Diesel Mechanics, Veterinary Assistant, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma

Technology changes everything®

You’ve found Ashford University, where school comes to you

  • Programs: BA/Sports and Recreation Management - Project Management, Master of Public Administration, BA/Public Relations and Marketing - Project Management, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master
Matching School Ads

Westcliffe High Schools (2004)

Serves 158 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5

Westcliffe Colleges

(List of Colorado Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Westcliffe

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Westcliffe

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Westcliffe Government Officials

Are you an official in the Westcliffe government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104