Frisco

Frisco, Colorado sits right in the heart of Summit County, and, while it may look and feel charming, inside this town beats the heart of adventure! That heart keeps a wholesome rhythm,and pushes pure Colorado Rocky Mountain lifestyle that includes the whole family through our streets and sidewalks.

A weekend in Frisco holds many choices: from fishing or white water rafting, to hiking, biking, or camping! In the winter, Frisco is the place to launch family adventures in all sorts of winter activities. Our Main Street is within just a few miles of some of Colorado’s best winter resorts!

After outdoor thrills, the feeling in Frisco turns to relaxation as the sun recedes. Our laid back, funky mountain attitude makes Main Street a truly unique experience. Our historical landmarks spin tales of mountain pioneer life that spark the imagination, perfect for dinner or dessert conversation. There’s also an active nightlife in the many bars and restaurants long into the night!

And, every year Frisco hosts many signature events, fireworks shows and community gatherings, truly making our town the Main Street to the Rockies.

The town of Frisco offers great dining, vacation rentals, hotels, restaurants, attractions and scenic places to visit in the mountains.  Just minutes away from Breckenridge, Copper Mountain and other great Colorado resorts Frisco is a favorite tourism attraction.

Buying a home in Frisco is far less expensive that buying in surrounding neighborhoods, but you will still be in the striking distance of all the world class skiing you and your family could want. Breckenridge is just 9 miles South, Copper is about the same distance to the West and Vail just 20 minutes more. Keystone is 15 miles away and the drive is gorgeous.  If you are thinking about making Frisco your home, the schools, shopping and access to the highway are second to none.

Just The Facts on Frisco

Frisco is a home rule municipality in Summit County, Colorado, United States. The population was 2,443 at the 2000 census. It is a popular town among skiers from around the world. Four major ski resorts are located in close proximity to Frisco: Copper Mountain, Breckenridge, Keystone, and Arapahoe Basin.

Geography

Frisco is located at 39°34′39″N 106°05′48″W.[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.7 square miles (4.4 km2), of which, 1.6 square miles (4.1 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (5.17%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census[9] of 2000, there were 2,443 people, 1,053 households, and 527 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,479.9 people per square mile (571.7/km²). There were 2,727 housing units at an average density of 1,652.0 per square mile (638.1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 96.36% White, 0.08% African American, 0.20% Native American, 0.90% Asian, 0.61% from other races, and 1.84% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.48% of the population.

There were 1,053 households out of which 18.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.7% were married couples living together, 3.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 49.9% were non-families. 23.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.32 and the average family size was 2.66.

In the town the population was spread out with 14.2% under the age of 18, 12.6% from 18 to 24, 44.9% from 25 to 44, 23.2% from 45 to 64, and 5.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 females there were 137.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 139.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $62,267, and the median income for a family was $70,556. Males had a median income of $36,989 versus $29,766 for females. The per capita income for the town was $31,232. About 1.7% of families and 7.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.0% of those under age 18 and 9.6% of those age 65 and older.

Sources:  Town of Frisco and Wikipedia