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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 minus
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  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 1,965. 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 rent 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
$410,800
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,412
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    55%
  • Own
    45%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    119.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    39.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    595.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    39.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    23%
  • 35-44 years
    18%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    6%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    20%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    55%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    14%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  12%

Working in Telluride

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$67,356
National
$62,843

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