About Estes Park Colorado


Founded in 1859, Estes Park is a beautiful mountain town that is located in Larimer County. It is the home of Rocky Mountain National Park and lies along the Big Thompson River.
Residents and vacationers alike will enjoy fine dining, shopping, concerts, festivals, and theater. Activities abound for those who love the outdoors where they can enjoy hiking, fishing, and cross country skiing. Estes Park is also home to The Stanley Hotel which inspired the fictional hotel in Stephen King’s novel, The Shining. You’ll never feel dull in breathtaking Estes Park.

Estes Park Colorado Location Map

Real Estate and Homes in Estes Park Colorado

Real estate prices vary greatly by style and location. While Estes Park does offer smaller single family homes starting in the mid $100,000 range, typical move-in ready homes sized for a family of 4 start closer to $240,000. See the list below for starting prices in Estes Park.

  • Single Family Homes - Staring at $160,000
  • Condos - Starting at $90,000
  • Townhomes - Starting at $240,000
  • Patio Homes - Starting at $255,000
  • Vacant Land - Starting at $80,000

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Estes Park Colorado Demographics

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    • Population (2012): 6,018 and growing (US Census)
    • Area: 26.19 square miles (US Census)
    • Elevation: 7,522 feet
    • Median Household Income: $57,789 (US Census)
    • Density: 873.4 persons per square mile (US Census)
    • Counties: Larimer
    • Property Taxes: Approximately $640 per $100,000 in value (Average of entire county; Rate will vary city by city and based on the current mill rate)
    • Sales Tax Rate: 7.500% (sale-tax.com)
    • School District: District R-3

Estes Park Local Government

Estes Park Colorado Schools

Key Estes Park Businesses

  • Estes Park is a resort town and many of the jobs have to do with tourism.

Estes Park Commuting

Average commute times to:

  • Longmont 55 minutes
  • Loveland 60 minutes

Recreation and Fun Stuff in Estes Park

Other Estes Park Points of Interest