Mountain Village Colorado About Mountain Village Colorado
About Mountain Village Colorado
Situated in the heart of the breathtaking San Juan Mountains, Mountain Village was incorporated in 1995 as a Home Rule Municipality. Its founders envisioned a European-style ski-in/ski-out, pedestrian-friendly destination resort that would complement the historic mining town of Telluride. A three-stage gondola transportation system connects the Town of Mountain Village with the Town of Telluride. Situated at 9,500 feet, Mountain Village is comparably a world apart from other resorts: it is innately spectacular, beautifully orchestrated and planned, and overflowing with style, charm and sophistication.According to the 2010 Census, Telluride Region’s total population is 5,865 with almost 4,000 people between the ages of 25 and 64 living here.
The towns of Mountain Village and Telluride are two separate, distinct towns with their own government. Mountain Village sits at 9,545 feet and Telluride sits at 8,750. They are joined by a gondola system, which is owned and operated by the Town of Mountain Village. Mountain Village became a Home Rule Municipality March 10, 1995. Before 1995, it was an unincorporated country area. Colorado schools are organized by school districts. Mountain Village is part of the Telluride R-1 School District, which has won many accolades over the years. The schools are located in the Town of Telluride. There are many world class restaurants bars and hotels and Coffee houses to enjoy as well as exceptional music venues and outdoor activities. though Mountain Village is relatively small in size it belies the depth of its dining scene. Here, you can find just about everything you’re craving, from Thai and Mexican to Middle Eastern and New American. There’s also Detroit-style pizza, steak house fare, stacked sandwiches, and damn good bloody Marys to discover. The total actual value of all real property in Mountain Village is $2.4 billion, and the current average price of a single-family home, excluding deed restricted homes, is $4.9 million.Call today to find out more and to begin the journey of a life time, Buying your next home in Mountain Village Colorado.