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Demographics

People

Total Population1,937
Male Share of the Population48.9%
Female Share of the Population51.1%
Senior Citizens16.8%
Employed Population 16+971
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married41%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22%
Median Earnings25+$32,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$37,586

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,500
% Above Poverty Level82.2%
% Below Poverty Level17.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home7.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work11.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.6%
Median Gross Rent$742
Median House Value$179,500

Ancestry

German37.5%
Irish25.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)22.9%
English17.2%
Norwegian5.2%
Dutch5.1%
Italian5%
Scottish4.5%
Swedish2.8%
French Except Basque2.7%
Polish2.2%
Russian1.7%
Canadian1.4%
Welsh1.3%
Slovene1.2%
Ukrainian0.9%
Belgian0.9%
Danishn0.8%
Swiss0.7%
Hungarian0.7%
Czech0.7%
Portuguese0.5%
Arab0.3%
Syrian0.3%
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Idaho Springs Almanac

CategoryValue
County Clear Creek County
Standard Zip Codes80452
Phone Area Codes303,720
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude39.74
Approximate Longitude-105.51

Idaho 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)

StationMT EVANS RES STATION
Distance7.9 miles
Jan Temp6 to 24 F
Apr Temp16 to 37 F
Jul Temp39 to 64 F
Oct Temp23 to 44 F
Annual Precip29.8 inches
StationBERTHOUD PASS
Distance14.9 miles
Jan Temp2 to 22 F
Apr Temp14 to 37 F
Jul Temp39 to 61 F
Oct Temp21 to 42 F
Annual Precip35.5 inches
StationGRANT
Distance21.1 miles
Jan Temp8 to 33 F
Apr Temp22 to 50 F
Jul Temp42 to 75 F
Oct Temp25 to 56 F
Annual Precip15.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Black Hawk166$22,083
Central City699$65,313
Empire301$82,500
Georgetown1,143$83,438
Nederland1,560$89,688
Silver Plume208$68,750

Idaho Springs Public Schools

Carlson Elementary School
1300 Miner Street
ZIP: 80452
Primary
Total Enrollment 228
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