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Leadville North, Colorado
Location in Lake County and the state of Colorado
Location in Lake County and the state of Colorado
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Lake
 • Total 2.6 sq mi (6.6 km2)
 • Land 2.6 sq mi (6.6 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
 • Total 1,942
 • Density 759.1/sq mi (293.1/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code
FIPS code 08-44375

Leadville North is a census-designated place (CDP) in Lake County, Colorado, United States. The population was 1,942 at the 2000 census. The area described as Leadville North is more commonly called the West Park subdivision.


Leadville North is located at 39°15′27″N 106°18′5″W / 39.25750°N 106.30139°W / 39.25750; -106.30139 (39.257605, -106.301383).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.6 square miles (6.7 km2), all of it land.


As of the census of 2000, there were 1,942 people, 711 households, and 521 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 759.1 people per square mile (292.9/km²). There were 802 housing units at an average density of 313.5 per square mile (121.0/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 83.68% White, 0.10% African American, 1.60% Native American, 0.51% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 11.53% from other races, and 2.52% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 34.14% of the population.

There were 711 households out of which 39.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.1% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.6% were non-families. 18.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.09.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 28.8% under the age of 18, 11.4% from 18 to 24, 32.5% from 25 to 44, 21.7% from 45 to 64, and 5.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females there were 109.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 114.6 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $40,027, and the median income for a family was $42,258. Males had a median income of $32,424 versus $24,615 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $19,847. About 6.4% of families and 9.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.1% of those under age 18 and 3.6% of those age 65 or over.

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