Real Estate Market Update for La Jara, CO
Map Information for La Jara, CO
Area Information for La Jara, CO
  • Population: 835
  • Median Age: 34.76 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 18.29 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 5.9%
  • Population Density: 2,359/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -1.76%
  • Closest Airport: Durango-la Plata County
  • Closest College: Adams State College
  • Closest Jr. College: University Of New Mexico-taos
  • Median Household Income: $37,082
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 19.34%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.16 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $77,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Colorado Springs Sky Sox
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 33%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for La Jara, CO
Median Age: 34.76 Married: 42% Number of Households: 305 Households with Children: 129
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for La Jara, CO

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      La Jara Second Chance School 4.8 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      La Jara Elementary School 5.0 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Centauri Middle School 5.6 mi Public 6-8 2-5 1
      Centauri High School 5.6 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics 2014
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