Fort Collins, Colorado 

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Population

168,234

+13.6% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.6%

Median Income

$53,775

Median Home Price

$487,800

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Best Places to Live in Fort Collins, Colorado

Small-town complex/College town - Northern Colorado along the Front Range, 25 miles south of the Wyoming border. August, June and September are the most pleasant months in Fort Collins, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Fort Collins, CO Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Attractive downtown
Nearby mountains
Educated population
Cons
Home prices
Economic cycles
Cold winters


What Bert Has To Say About Fort Collins Metro Area

Fort Collins is an agricultural and high-tech center and college town at the northern end of Colorado’s Front Range. Colorado State University, a diversified university with an agricultural base, provides some amenities, a nice campus and ethnic diversity, but overall the town is more conservative than nearby Boulder. The downtown is a model college town with well-kept Victorian-era structures, a lively entertainment scene and plenty to do.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Colorado
County: Larimer County
Metro Area: Fort Collins Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Fort Collins
Zip Codes: 80525 80526 80521 80524 80528
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5004 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fort Collins is 5.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fort Collins jobs have increased by 3.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fort Collins's cost of living is 18.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fort Collins's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Larimer county remained very strongly Democratic, 56.2% to 40.8%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Fort Collins's population is 168,234 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 13.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fort Collins is Real Estate: $487,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.7%.

SCHOOLS
Fort Collins public schools spend $9,884 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.5 students per teacher in Fort Collins. More Education



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Housing Market in Fort Collins

It's a good time to buy in Fort Collins. Home Appreciation is up 12.6% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Fort Collins is $487,800.

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Reviews for Fort Collins   70 Reviews
50 shades of white and impoverished - 7/22/2021
My family established our home in Larimer County in 1973; this area, Fort Collins, was a quaint, western-ish town we loved to visit. So I’ve visited FoCo multiple times... Read More

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Lost its charm - 6/13/2021
I moved to Fort Collins in 1993. I loved it. People were friendly and it felt like a community. Now, it doesn't. The growth has created traffic problems that can not... Read More

Fort Collins could be great. - 7/14/2020
I used to live in Fort Collins and it had its ups and downs:Ups: 1. Great Climate2. Healthy Population3. Plentiful things to doDowns: 1. Population that go off of the... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN FORT COLLINS, COLORADO
80525 80526 80521 80524 80528

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