Basalt

61°F
Current Population
3,831
Elevation Level
6611 ft

About the Community

Basalt Elementary School

Summary
  • District Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1
  • Phone (970) 384-5800
  • Address 151 COTTONWOOD DR
  • County Eagle County
  • Grade PK - 04
  • Instructional Level Elementary School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten Yes
  • Kindergarten Yes
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program Yes
  • Elementary School Indicator Yes
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct -5% to -10%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 550
  • Student Teacher Ratio 12

Basalt High School

Summary
  • District Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1
  • Phone (970) 384-5959
  • Address 600 SOUTHSIDE DR
  • County Pitkin County
  • Grade 09 - 12
  • Instructional Level High School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement Yes
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program No
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct +20% to +50%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 489
  • Student Teacher Ratio 15

Basalt Middle School

Summary
  • District Roaring Fork School District No. Re-1
  • Phone (970) 384-5900
  • Address 51 SCHOOL ST
  • County Pitkin County
  • Grade 05 - 08
  • Instructional Level Middle School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program Yes
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct -1% to -5%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 485
  • Student Teacher Ratio 14

Population, Weather and Economics

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Population

Population Details
  • Population 3,831
  • Population 5 Yr Projection 4,144
Households
  • Total Households 1,580
  • Households 5 Yr Projection 1,710
  • Average Size of Household 2.00
  • Households With Children 433

Climate & Weather

Summary
  • Annual Precip In 21.76
  • Avg Jan Low Temp 5.81
  • Avg Jul Low Temp 47.10
  • Avg Jan High Temp 34.60
  • Avg Jul High Temp 86.35
Indexes
  • Ozone Index 118
  • Air Pollution Index 73
  • Earthquake Index 82
  • Hail Index 4
  • Tornado Index 3
  • Wind Index 19

Economics

  • Housing Median Built Yr 1984
  • Maintenance and Insurance Cost 95
  • Health Care Cost 102
  • Transportation Cost 107