1 review
  1. Town in Colorado
B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Real Estate
    C
  4. Nightlife
    NG
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    D-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A+
  12. Commute
    B+

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$480,800
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$1,792
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    273
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    26
    41
  • Robbery
    0
    133
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    155
    525
  • Theft
    1,684
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    181
    263

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$69,583
National
$53,889
Children
15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    46%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    13%

    Basalt Reviews

    1 review
    safe area with lots of things to do
    • Parent
    • 12 months ago
    • Crime & Safety