When choosing the mountain lifestyle in Colorado, it’s important to know factors like quality of life, economy, and affordability. On the latter of these do most potential homebuyers focus. So, to help you in your search, we’ve done some of the work for you already. These four affordable places to live in Colorado are found in beautiful Grand County. Winter Park, Granby, Kremmling, and Hot Sulphur Springs all offer a slightly different take on mountain living but provide endless possibility for you and yours no matter the season. Here are four affordable places to live in Colorado you’ll want to consider in your search.

The search for a home can be difficult and frustrating. But, when you search with Real Estate of Winter Park on your side, you’re sure to find the perfect home to fit your needs. There’s no better resource in Grand County than the team here. So, start your search today!

4 Affordable Places to Live in Colorado

All statistics are in reference to 100 as the cost of living national average. Here, you’ll find the cost of living compared between desirable mountain towns in Colorado. We think you’ll find the beautiful towns of Grand County to be some of the most affordable places to live in Colorado, offering value, quality of life, and, of course, a lot of fun. All data is thanks to Sperling’s BestPlaces.

Winter Park versus Breckenridge (100 is national average)

Cost of Living Indexes Winter Park Breckenridge
Overall 112.9 150.5
Food 102.6 100.8
Housing 130.5 258.1
Utilities 92.2 95.2
Transportation 105.6 98.7
Health 113.9 103.1
Miscellaneous 105.1 99.7

Granby versus Aspen (100 is national average)

Cost of Living Indexes Granby Aspen
Overall 108 341
Food 102.6 102.6
Housing 116 842
Utilities 92 92
Transportation 106 106
Health 114 114
Miscellaneous 105 105

Hot Sulphur Springs versus Vail (100 is national average)

Cost of Living Indexes Hot Sulphur Springs Vail
Overall 104 212
Food 102.6 100.9
Housing 102 451
Utilities 92 95
Transportation 106 97
Health 114 105
Miscellaneous 105 100

Kremmling versus Steamboat Springs (100 is national average)

Cost of Living Indexes Kremmling Steamboat Springs
Overall 101 149
Food 102.6 102.6
Housing 93 241
Utilities 92 92
Transportation 106 106
Health 114 114
Miscellaneous 105 105

Start Your Search for Your Mountain Dream Home

It’s a lot easier to pinpoint a place to live when you have data like this in front of you, isn’t it? One of the biggest factors across the board for relative cost of living between these mountain towns is the housing category. Why live outside your means when you could find real value right here in Grand County? So, start your search with Real Estate of Winter Park today! Our agents are expertly trained and ready to assist your every homebuying need. Contact us today to get the ball rolling on your dream mountain lifestyle!