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Aspen, Colorado is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, medical care, cost of living and other demographics.

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Aspen, Colorado
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Aspen Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2016 (est.)
Pitkin County blank blank blank 17,752
Aspen 5,049 5,914 6,658 6,871

Aspen Home Sales Prices (new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2018 .$1,422,49052.7%
Sep $1,447,000 . .
Aug $1,091,000 . .
Jul $773,000 . .
Jun $1,486,000 . .
May $3,282,000 . .
Apr $669,000 . .
Mar $1,095,000 . .
Feb $3,414,000 . .
2017 .$1,256,13552.7%
2016 .$822,740-47.4%
2015 .$1,562,967-2.6%
2014 . $1,604,405 -20.0%
2013 . $2,004,903 53.8%

Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison 2018
. Aspen GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $1,422,490 $419,000
Nearest Big City Colorado Springs na
Home Sales Price in Colorado Springs $316,000 $340,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 364% of Colorado Springs home prices 101%

Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison 2018
. Aspen GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $1,422,490 $419,000
Monthly Rent $2,357 $1,495
Price/Rent Index 40.5 times the annual rent 19.0

Aspen
Cost of Living 2018
229% GPTR 99 City Average
109%

Aspen Taxes 2018
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 7.5% -- 35* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 106 days 27* -- 113 days
* State rank of 1 pays the lowest taxes

Aspen Building Permits (single family homes)
2016 16
2015 27
2014 24
2013 9
2012 9
2011 7
2010 8

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