The Town of Elizabeth is part of Elbert County and is where the majority of the county’s residents reside. Not far from Parker and Castle Rock most residents of Elizabeth commute for employment but relish their small town rural setting. Easy access in and out the town helps to create strong ties between Elizabeth and the surround Metro-Denver communities.
Most homes in Elizabeth are single family homes and ranches. A few subdivisions exist sporadically throughout Elizabeth which have been developed on old farm land offering residents gorgeous views and open spaces. Homes in the downtown area of Elizabeth remind us of what the town was like during the days of early settlers and feature Victorian homes, several antique shops, and vintage clothing stores.
The peace and quiet residents experience along with their closeness to Mother Nature are the two main benefits of living in Elizabeth. For the most part ranching and farming are still are large part of the local culture here and homeowners take pride in the strong American roots of the town. The Town is Elizabeth has received such the recognition as Tree City USA by the National Arbor Day Foundation because of their areas unique pine forest. In addition to the beautiful surrounds of most residential properties, residents of Elizabeth can enjoy plenty of outdoor activities in Castlewood Canyon State Park, the Black Forest, and Spring Valley Golf Course.
At an elevation of
feet sits the city of Elizabeth, Colorado. The approximate population of Elizabeth is
residents. There are currently
115 properties for sale in Elizabeth, CO.
Elizabeth residents have a median household income of
; compared to the surrounding county’s median household income of
, and the national median household income of
The median age for residents of Elizabeth is 31.5 years.
family-centric than the surrounding county. In Elizabeth, 41.16% of households contain married families with children; compared to 34.31% in the surrounding county.
fewer single residents than the national average, with 3.06% compared to the national average of communities with 9.95% of single residents.
The average high temperature in July for Elizabeth is 84.9 degrees. The average low temperature for Elizabeth in January is 15.9 degrees. Elizabeth sees an average rainfall of approximately 17.5 inches per year, and a snow accumulation of 56.6 inches per year. There are an average of 242 days of sunlight each year in Elizabeth; compared to an average of 253 days across the state, and 205 days across the nation.