Basalt 71 Excellent
Basalt Livability #131 ranked city in Colorado#11,671 ranked city in the USARanks better than 60% of areas
C Basalt Amenities Some amenities close to this location
F Basalt Cost of Living Cost of living is 31% higher than Colorado
14646% more expensive than the US average
11111% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Basalt cost of living
A+ Basalt Crime Total crime is 91% lower than Colorado
Total crime
26190% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 38390% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-69%Year over year crime is down
Basalt crime
B- Basalt Employment Household income is 15% higher than Colorado
Median household income
$71,88530% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$44,83250% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%9% lower than the US average
Basalt employment
C- Basalt Housing Home value is 84% higher than Colorado
Median home value
$488,000164% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,84394% higher than the US average
Home ownership
67%5% higher than the US average
Basalt real estate or Basalt rentals
F Basalt Schools HS graduation rate is 5% higher than Colorado
High school grad. rates
92%10% higher than the US average
School test scores
34%30% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:17% lower than the US average
Basalt K-12 schools
A+ Basalt User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Basalt
Overall user rating
95% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
95% 1 total surveys
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      Basalt transportation information

      Average one way commute25min25min26min
      Workers who drive to work66.8%75.2%76.4%
      Workers who carpool9.7%9.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit8.4%3.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.2%1.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.9%3.0%2.8%
      Working from home13.3%7.0%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Basalt, CO data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).