Alpine is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Alpine Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Rio Grande County at latitude 37.6892 and longitude -106.5889. Rio Grande County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 8,287 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Alpine Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Alpine: Alpine Village.Photos of the local Alpine, CO area
Also See: Alpine, CO ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||177|
|Population in Familes||143|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||241 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||54 (22.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||23 ( 9.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||164 (68.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$255,000|
|Average Home Value||$351,415|
|Median Household Income||$45,695|
|Average Household Income||$57,201|
|Per Capita Income||$26,881|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.65%|
|Per Capita Income||2.0%|
The table below compares Alpine to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 361||21st|
|Population Density1||# 369||20th|
|Diversity Index2||# 213||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 290||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 219||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.