Leadville Information

Leadville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Leadville, CO

General Leadville Information

State: Colorado

County: Lake County

Close cities: Frisco, CO, Granite, CO, Alma, CO, Red Cliff, CO, Breckenridge, CO, New Castle, CO, Meredith, CO, Blue River, CO, Twin Lakes, CO

Leadville Population (census data)
Total 2,729 (-5.7% since 2000)
Male 1,423 (52.1%)
Female 1,306 (47.9%)

Population Density: 2,573 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 84.5 (US Avg is 100)

Leadville Elevation: 10,152 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1878

Land Area: 1.06 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,995

Zip Codes: 80461.

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Leadville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (72.0%)
  • Hispanic (25.5%)
  • Other race (12.3%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (17.8%)
  • Irish (13.6%)
  • English (11.3%)
  • Italian (5.1%)
  • French (3.1%)
  • Norwegian (2.9%)
Foriegn Born: 185 people (6.8%)
  • Latin America (84.7%)
  • Europe (15.3%)

Local Leadville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Colorado Rockies
NFL Football: Denver Broncos, Arizona Cardinals
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: University of Denver, University of Colorado

Leadville School Information

High Schools
Lake County High School (1000 West 4th Street, Leadville, CO, 80461 - Lake County R-1 District)
Middle Schools
Lake County Middle School (1000 West 6th Street, Leadville, CO, 80461 - Lake County R-1 District)
Elementary Schools
Pitts Elementary School (315 West 6th Street, Leadville, CO, 80461 - Lake County R-1 District)
Westpark Elementary School (130 West 12th Street, Leadville, CO, 80461 - Lake County R-1 District)

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