Twin Lakes, CO Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Twin Lakes Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Twin Lakes Content
Planning to visit Twin Lakes? See Local Hotels

Also See: Twin Lakes, CO ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Twin Lakes, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Twin Lakes Census Designated Place had a population of 179 as of July 1, 2019. Twin Lakes ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Twin Lakes is located at latitude 39.0828 and longitude -106.382 in Lake County. The formal boundaries for the Twin Lakes Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 6.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lake County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 9,232 feet.

The Twin Lakes Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583308) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Twin Lakes Census Designated Place is located within Leadville Division of Lake County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Twin Lakes: Dayton.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Twin Lakes 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Twin Lakes (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Colorado Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Colorado Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Twin Lakes, CO - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Colorado Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Twin Lakes, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Twin Lakes, CO Housing Affordability Index is 130
State of Colorado Housing Affordability Index is 97
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Twin Lakes, CO Wealth Index is 72
State of Colorado Wealth Index is 111
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for Neighborhoods, Cities, Counties, and ZIP Codes.

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Colorado COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.

POPULATION

Total Population 179
Population in Households 177
Population in Families 141
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density 27
Diversity Index1 67
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $58,001
Average Household Income $72,996
Per Capita Income $29,119
Wealth Index3 72

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 215 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 67 (31.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 19 ( 8.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 129 (60.0%)
Median Home Value $250,000
Housing Affordability Index2 130
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 86
Average Household Size 2.06
Family Households 55
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.5% 0.33%
Households 0.52% 0.46%
Families 0.4% 0.36%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   1.32%

Twin Lakes, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Twin Lakes to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 365 21st
Population Density # 442 4th
Diversity Index # 65 86th
Median Household Income # 231 50th
Per Capita Income # 272 41st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Colorado July 1, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement