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Telluride
  • Town in Colorado

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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade C+
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade C minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade A+

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Telluride is a town in Colorado with a population of 2,593. Telluride is in San Miguel County and is one of the best places to live in Colorado. Living in Telluride offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Telluride there are a lot of bars, restaurants, and coffee shops. Many young professionals live in Telluride and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Telluride are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$443,500
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,825
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    47%
  • Own
    53%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    123.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    41.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    41.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,231.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    3%
  • 25-34 years
    22%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    19%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    60%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    17%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    0%
    national  11%

Working in Telluride

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$83,542
National
$69,021

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