Basalt

1 review
  1. Town in Colorado
B+
Overall Niche Grade
  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
$483,400
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$1,700
National
$904
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    264
  • Murder
    0
    5
  • Rape
    26
    37
  • Robbery
    0
    135
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    155
    575
  • Theft
    1,684
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    181
    257

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$68,494
National
$53,046
Children
16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    43%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    14%

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    safe area with lots of things to do
    • Parent
    • 11 months ago