Telluride Information

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

General Telluride Information

State: Colorado

County: San Miguel County

Close cities: Ophir, CO, Silverton, CO, Ouray, CO, Ridgway, CO, Sawpit, CO, Mountain Village, CO, Durango, CO, Loghill Village, CO, Dolores, CO, Placerville, CO

Telluride Population (census data)
Total 2,360 (+3.6% since 2000)
Male 1,300 (55.1%)
Female 1,060 (44.9%)

Population Density: 3,340 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 121.0 (US Avg is 100)

Telluride Elevation: 8,792 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1887

Land Area: 0.71 square miles

Median Household Income: $70,761

Zip Codes: 81435.

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Telluride Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (89.6%)
  • Hispanic (7.2%)
  • Other race (4.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (15.0%)
  • German (14.5%)
  • Irish (12.9%)
  • United States (7.6%)
  • Italian (7.2%)
  • Scottish (4.5%)
Foriegn Born: 126 people (5.3%)
  • Europe (54.0%)
  • Latin America (46.0%)

Local Telluride 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

Telluride School Information

High Schools
Telluride High School (725 West Colorado, Telluride, CO, 81435 - Telluride R-1 District)
Middle Schools
Telluride Middle School (725 West Colorado, Telluride, CO, 81435 - Telluride R-1 District)
Elementary Schools
Telluride Elementary School (447 West Columbia, Telluride, CO, 81435 - Telluride R-1 District)

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