Fruita

69°F
Current Population
13,523
Elevation Level
4512 ft

About the Community

Fruita 8/9 School

Summary
  • District Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
  • Phone (970) 254-6720
  • Address 1835 J RD
  • County Mesa County
  • Grade 08 - 09
  • 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 Yes
  • Before and After School Program Yes
  • Gifted and Talended Program No
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct +10% to +15%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 800
  • Student Teacher Ratio 17

Fruita Middle School

Summary
  • District Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
  • Phone (970) 254-6570
  • Address 239 N MAPLE ST
  • County Mesa County
  • Grade 06 - 07
  • 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 +5% to +10%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 600
  • Student Teacher Ratio 14

Fruita Monument High School

Summary
  • District Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
  • Phone (970) 254-6600
  • Address 1102 WILDCAT AVE
  • County Mesa County
  • Grade 10 - 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 +15% to +20%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 1364
  • Student Teacher Ratio 18

Loma Elementary School

Summary
  • District Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
  • Phone (970) 254-6520
  • Address 1360 13 RD
  • County Mesa County
  • Grade PK - 05
  • 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 +10% to +15%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 305
  • Student Teacher Ratio 18

Rim Rock Elementary School

Summary
  • District Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
  • Phone (970) 254-6770
  • Address 1810 J 6/10 RD
  • County Mesa County
  • Grade PK - 05
  • 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 Yes
  • 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 625
  • Student Teacher Ratio 20

Shelledy Elementary School

Summary
  • District Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
  • Phone (970) 254-6460
  • Address 353 N MESA ST
  • County Mesa County
  • Grade PK - 05
  • 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 Yes
  • Gifted and Talended Program Yes
  • Elementary School Indicator Yes
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct -15% to -20%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 450
  • Student Teacher Ratio 18

Population, Weather and Economics

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Population

Population Details
  • Population 13,523
  • Population 5 Yr Projection 14,929
Households
  • Total Households 5,067
  • Households 5 Yr Projection 5,600
  • Average Size of Household 3.00
  • Households With Children 1,771

Climate & Weather

Summary
  • Annual Precip In 9.18
  • Avg Jan Low Temp 11.60
  • Avg Jul Low Temp 56.70
  • Avg Jan High Temp 37.40
  • Avg Jul High Temp 92.80
Indexes
  • Ozone Index 122
  • Air Pollution Index 76
  • Earthquake Index 56
  • Hail Index 30
  • Tornado Index 8
  • Wind Index 73

Economics

  • Housing Median Built Yr 1990
  • Maintenance and Insurance Cost 94
  • Health Care Cost 103
  • Transportation Cost 101