Livability Score

79
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities A+

There are lots of amenities close to this location.
Coffee (7) A+
Paradise Cafe
Coffee Shop
A Daily Dose
Coffee Shop
Rumors Coffee & Tea House
Coffee Shop
Camp 4 Coffee
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Octopus
Coffee Shop
Coffee Lab
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (11) A+
Crested Butte Center for the Arts
Theatre Arts
Unknown Name
Theatre Arts
Majestic Theater
Cinema
Redline Gallery
Art Gallery
Shaun Horne Gallery
Art Gallery
Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum
Museum
Artisan Rug
Art Gallery
Ingham Gallery
Art Gallery
Oh Be Joyful Gallery
Art Gallery
Midnight Gallery
Art Gallery
Paragon Gallery
Art Gallery
Food and Drink (12) C+
Acme Liquors
Alcohol
The Wine House
Alcohol
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory
Sweets
Mountain Spirits
Alcohol
Montanya Distillers
Bar
Eldo Brewery and Taproom
Bar
The Last Steep Bar and Grill
Bar
The Last Steep Bar and Grill
Bar
Public House
Bar
Third Bowl Homemade Ice Cream
Sweets
Third Bowl Homemade Ice Cream
Sweets
Kochevar's Saloon
Bar
9380 Tavern
Bar
Unknown Name
Bar
Brown Lab Pub and Bakery
Bar
Fitness (3) A+
The Movement Center
Gym
Parish Hall
Community Centre
Yoga for the Peaceful
Gym
Bionic Body Fitness
Gym
Groceries (5) A+
Clark’s Market
Grocery Store
Clark's Market
Grocery Store
Scout’s General
Grocery Store
Mountain Earth Organic Grocer
Grocery Store
Niky’s Mini Donuts
Bakery
Parks (15) A+
Rotary Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Town Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Rainbow Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Henderson Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Totem Pole Park
Park
Big Mine Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Rock outline of a heart
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Shops (21) A+
True Value
Home Improvement
Misty Mountain Boutique
Florist
Bella Voi Salon
Beauty
New Moon Salon
Hairdresser
Nail Room
Beauty
Paradox Footwear
Shoes
Townie Books Bookstore
Books
Little Parrow
Clothing
Mabuhay
Clothing
Casa Bella
Houseware
Back Alley Bike Supply
Bicycle
Cottonwood Tees
Clothing
Interior Vision
Interior Decoration
Milky Way
Clothing
Sea Level Spa
Beauty
Mountain Tops
Clothing
Pooh's Corner
Toys
Cloud City Clothing Co.
Clothing
Goldsmith
Fashion
Ansel Interiors
Interior Decoration
Big Al’s
Bicycle
Treasury Liquors & The Store
Convenience Store
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commute A+

Of all people who commute, 0.3% take public transportation in Crested Butte.
Public Transit Stops (3)
Stops & Stations
A+
6th & Belleview
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
4 Way Stop
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.3%
F
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cost of living F

The cost of living in Crested Butte is 143/100 - which is 29% higher than Colorado.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
F
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
C-
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crime A

Crested Butte crime rates are 708 per 100k, which is 81% lower than Colorado
Property Crime
472 crimes per 100k
A+
Violent Crime
236 crimes per 100k
B+
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employment B

The median income in Crested Butte is $62,500 - which is equal to Colorado.
Med. Household Income
$62,500
C-
Unemployment Rate
2.0%
A+
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health A+

There are many hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (12)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A+
Griggs Orthopedics
Clinic
Crested Butte Pediatrics
Clinic
Sopris Women Clinic
Clinic
Pinnacle Orthopedics
Clinic
Dentistry
Dentist
Elk Mountain
Clinic
Marshals’ Office
Police
Crested Butte Family Dental
Dentist
Alpine Orthopedics
Clinic
Sunny Smiles
Dentist
Crested Butte Fire Protection District
Fire Station
Select
Clinic
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
C
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housing F

Crested Butte home prices are $534,300 - which is 102% higher than Colorado
Home Price
$534,300
A+
Home Appreciation Rate
-14%
F
Home Affordability
8.5x (home price to income ratio)
F
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schools B+

The Crested Butte graduation rate is 97% - which is 11% higher than Colorado
School Test Scores
52%
D-
High School Grad. Rates
97%
A+
Elementary Schools (2) F
Crested Butte Secondary School
Crested Butte Elementary School
High Schools (1) D-
Crested Butte Secondary School
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ratings A+

Crested Butte has an overall rating of 90% from 5 reviews.
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User Surveys (5)
From AreaVibes
A+
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Crested Butte Area Facts

  • Crested Butte has a Livability Score of 79/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Crested Butte crime rates are 81% lower than the Colorado average
  • Cost of living in Crested Butte is 29% higher than the Colorado average
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A+ Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Crested Butte? Yes, there are lots of amenities close to this location.

Parks

Rotary Park
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Town Park
Unknown Name
Rainbow Park
Unknown Name

Entertainment

Crested Butte Center for the Arts
Unknown Name
Majestic Theater
Redline Gallery
Shaun Horne Gallery
Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum
Artisan Rug
Ingham Gallery

Food & Drink

Acme Liquors
The Wine House
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory
Mountain Spirits
Montanya Distillers
Eldo Brewery and Taproom
The Last Steep Bar and Grill
The Last Steep Bar and Grill

A+ Commute

Is public transit available in Crested Butte? Of all people who commute, 0.3% take public transportation in Crested Butte.
Drive to Work
44%

33% lower than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

5% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
39%

36% higher than the US average

A+ Health & Safety

Is Crested Butte a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are many hospitals, police and fire stations.

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