Dakota Ridge

Almost every home features amazing views either to the ski area, Walton Creek Canyon, or South Valley.

Welcome to Dakota Ridge

Located off of Routt County Road 14 just past the city limits, the Dakota Ridge neighborhood boasts 3-5 acre parcels with plenty of privacy from you to your neighbor, and yet, just a 5-7 minute drive to the grocery store or ski area. Its close proximity to town is one of its best features. Almost every home or lot features amazing views either to the ski area, Walton Creek Canyon, or South Valley.

Overview for Dakota Ridge, CO

44,417 people live in Dakota Ridge, where the median age is 44.5 and the average individual income is $56,994. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

44,417

Total Population

44.5 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$56,994

Average individual Income

Around Dakota Ridge, CO

There's plenty to do around Dakota Ridge, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Edges & Dreams, Panther Physical Therapy, and The Rock Martial Arts & Fitness.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 3.96 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.7 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.93 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.93 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.16 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.61 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Dakota Ridge, CO

Dakota Ridge has 16,950 households, with an average household size of 2.62. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Dakota Ridge do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 44,417 people call Dakota Ridge home. The population density is 669.07 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

44,417

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

44.5

Median Age

49.68 / 50.32%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
16,950

Total Households

2.62

Average Household Size

$56,994

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Dakota Ridge, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby Dakota Ridge. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Summit Ridge Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Peiffer Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
Ute Meadows Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Abiding Hope Preschool
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 4th
No rating available
Foothills Christian Preschool & Kindergarten
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Bradford K8 North
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
5/5
Dakota Ridge Senior High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Powderhorn Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Westridge Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Mount Carbon Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5

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