West Vail

West Vail

Overlooking the Gore Range and Vail Mountain, West Vail, with its sunny hillsides, is one of the valley’s earliest neighborhoods.

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Welcome to West Vail

Overlooking the Gore Range and Vail Mountain, West Vail, with its sunny hillsides, is one of the valley’s earliest neighborhoods. Much of West Vail backs up to National Forest and the beautiful Gore Creek meanders through this neighborhood and provides a wonderful addition to the parks and open space.
 
West Vail caters to recreation enthusiasts looking for direct access to hiking and biking - like the Davos North Trails that connect Vail Village to West Vail.
 
Integral to the convenience of West Vail is the shopping area with its grocery stores, a hardware store, terrific local restaurants, cleaners, gas stations and banks. And, with Vail’s largest free transportation system in the nation you can easily access both Lionshead and Vail Village.

Overview for West Vail, CO

5,164 people live in West Vail, where the median age is 49.6 and the average individual income is $79,178. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,164

Total Population

49.6 years

Median Age

Medium

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

$79,178

Average individual Income

Around West Vail, CO

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

2
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
26
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Archetype Distillery, Vail Sports - One Vail Place, and Troy's Ski Shop.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 2.84 miles 55 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Shopping 2.8 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.73 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.3 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.19 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.58 miles 75 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for West Vail, CO

West Vail has 2,327 households, with an average household size of 2.22. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in West Vail do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 5,164 people call West Vail home. The population density is 44.33 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,164

Total Population

Medium

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

49.6

Median Age

54.65 / 45.35%

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
2,327

Total Households

2.22

Average Household Size

$79,178

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 West Vail, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby West Vail. 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
Red Sandstone Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Vail Mountain School
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available

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