Palisade Information

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

General Palisade Information

State: Colorado

County: Mesa County

Close cities: Orchard Mesa, CO, De Beque, CO, Fruitvale, CO, Whitewater, CO, Molina, CO, Redlands, CO, Mesa, CO, Grand Junction, CO, Clifton, CO, Collbran, CO

Palisade Population (census data)
Total 2,793 (+5.8% since 2000)
Male 1,306 (46.8%)
Female 1,487 (53.2%)

Population Density: 2,599 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 87.3 (US Avg is 100)

Palisade Elevation: 4,724 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1904

Land Area: 1.07 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,410

Zip Codes: 81526.

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Palisade Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (90.1%)
  • Hispanic (6.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • American Indian (2.6%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (19.2%)
  • English (15.9%)
  • Irish (15.4%)
  • United States (7.3%)
  • Italian (4.8%)
  • Dutch (3.0%)

Local Palisade Sports Teams

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

Palisade School Information

High Schools
Palisade High School (3679 G Road, Palisade, CO, 81526 - Mesa County Valley 51 District)
Elementary Schools
Taylor Elementary School (689 Brentwood Drive, Palisade, CO, 81526 - Mesa County Valley 51 District)

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