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Demographics

People

Total Population2,614
Male Share of the Population56.8%
Female Share of the Population43.2%
Senior Citizens12.2%
Employed Population 16+1,601
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married43.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher41.5%
Median Earnings25+$34,266
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,415

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,722
% Above Poverty Level93.5%
% Below Poverty Level6.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home14.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work20%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone39%
Median Gross Rent$927
Median House Value$156,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.4%
Irish15.5%
German13.4%
Slovene6.7%
Arab6.5%
Italian6.1%
English5.2%
Scottish3.5%
Hungarian2.6%
Norwegian2.5%
Russian2.4%
Czech2.4%
Polish1.4%
Canadian1.3%
Dutch1.3%
French Except Basque0.8%
Slovak0.7%
Welsh0.5%
Lithuanian0.5%
Jamaican0.3%
West Indian0.3%
African0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Somali0.2%
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Leadville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lake County
Standard Zip Codes80461
P.O. Box Zip Codes80429
Phone Area Codes719
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude39.24
Approximate Longitude-106.29

Leadville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLEADVILLE 2 SW
Distance1.8 miles
Jan Temp3 to 31 F
Apr Temp19 to 45 F
Jul Temp39 to 71 F
Oct Temp23 to 51 F
Annual Precip11.5 inches
StationSUGARLOAF RES (LEADVILL)
Distance4 miles
Jan Temp4 to 28 F
Apr Temp17 to 43 F
Jul Temp39 to 71 F
Oct Temp23 to 50 F
Annual Precip16.6 inches
StationMEREDITH
Distance25.8 miles
Jan Temp1 to 33 F
Apr Temp21 to 49 F
Jul Temp40 to 79 F
Oct Temp23 to 59 F
Annual Precip16.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alma316$65,833
Breckenridge4,732$101,571
Fairplay797$70,781
Frisco2,909$74,891
Minturn1,029$81,538
Red Cliff246$83,000

Leadville Public Libraries

Lake County Public Library
1115 HARRISON AVE
Leadville, Colorado
(719) 486-0569

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Leadville Hospitals

St Vincent General Hospital District
(Government - District/authority)
822 W 4th Street
(719) 486-0230

Leadville Public Schools

Lake County High School
1000 West 4th Street
ZIP: 80461
High
Total Enrollment 430
Lake County Intermediate School
1000 West 6th Street
ZIP: 80461
Primary
Total Enrollment 319
Pitts Elementary School
315 West 6th Street
ZIP: 80461
Primary
Total Enrollment 111
Westpark Elementary School
130 West 12th Street
ZIP: 80461
Primary
Total Enrollment 233

Leadville Private Schools

High Mountain Institute
531 County Road 5a
ZIP: 80461
Secondary
Total Enrollment 42
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Historic Leadville

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Ice Palace c1896.

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Ice Palace c1896.

Leadville c1901.

Ice Palace c1896.

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