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Why Steamboat?

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  • Between 280,000 and 330,000 visitors come to Steamboat Springs annually.
    (Source: Steamboat Springs Chamber)
  • Steamboat is Colorado's fth largest ski resort based on skiable acreage and ranks second in the state for the most number of trails.
  • Eight month tourist season with balanced winter and summer seasons.
  • Downtown Steamboat restaurant sales have increased 4.1% annually over the past ve years and are 20% above their pre-recession peak.
  • Steamboat is the seat of Routt County and has an estimated 12,260 residents. Routt County has an estimated 23,865 residents.
  • A vibrant, historic Downtown district is home to 127 retail shops, including 43 restaurants.
  • Future tourism draw and upside from Steamboat's current development of the Yampa Street Promenade.

POPULATION5 Miles10 Miles
Total Population6,51319,974
Median Age37.537.9
Median Age (Male)36.136.5
Median Age (Female)38.939.4

Total Households2,8167,515
# Persons Per HH2.32.3
Average HH Income$83,101$82,989
Average House Value$619,280$631,221