Durango, Colorado 

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Population

17,986

+9.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.2%

Median Income

$53,621

Median Home Price

$470,800

Best Places to Live in Durango, Colorado

September, August and June are the most pleasant months in Durango, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

 $289,000 
40 Forrest Groves Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1530 SqFt
 $819,000 
1260 County Road 222
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3183 SqFt
 $2,250,000 
7758 County Road 203
Bed 10 | Bath 10 | 3717 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Colorado
County: La Plata County
Metro Area: Durango Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Durango
Zip Codes: 81301 81303


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Durango is 2.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Durango jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Durango's cost of living is 28.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Durango's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, August and June are the most pleasant months in Durango, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
La Plata county voted Democratic in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Durango's population is 17,986 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Durango is $470,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Durango public schools spend $10,548 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Durango. More Education



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Housing Market in Durango

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Reviews for Durango   23 Reviews
The best place I'll ever live - 6/29/2020
Absolutely wonderful place to live. The amount of scenery and natural beauty within 5 hours in all directions (literally all of them) is unbeatable. So close to... Read More

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It's not a nice place to live - 3/28/2020
Been in or near durango for 20 years and am stuck here. Can't earn enough to live on, no decent jobs, ridiculously expensive housing, relatively unfriendly, snobbish... Read More

Great Place to Live - 4/6/2017
I am approaching retirement and have been looking at several locations in the Western US and reading the reviews for various towns. After reading about other towns, I... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN DURANGO, COLORADO
81301 81303

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NEW LISTINGS IN DURANGO
$289,000
40 Forrest Groves Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$819,000
1260 County Road 222
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$2,250,000
7758 County Road 203
Bed 10 | Bath 10

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