Latest Data (2017)
Population 4,170
Nationwide Rank 5242

Quick Facts

Basalt, Colorado is the 5,242nd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Basalt, Colorado is a town.

Basalt, Colorado is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Basalt had its largest population ever.

Basalt, Colorado is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 88% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5232 Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania 4,187 -6.7%
5233 Taylor, Arizona 4,185 29.9%
5234 Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey 4,183 2.9%
5235 Williamston, South Carolina 4,183 9.9%
5236 Westover, West Virginia 4,182 6.3%
5237 Scottdale, Pennsylvania 4,179 -12.2%
5238 Cotulla, Texas 4,178 15.3%
5239 Monte Vista, Colorado 4,175 -8.9%
5240 Egg Harbor City, New Jersey 4,174 -7.9%
5241 Vandalia, Missouri 4,172 6.0%
5242 Basalt, Colorado 4,170 51.6%
5243 Jamestown, North Carolina 4,167 34.4%
5244 Sharpsville, Pennsylvania 4,165 -7.0%
5245 Beaufort, North Carolina 4,164 9.7%
5246 Gatlinburg, Tennessee 4,163 20.8%
5247 Waverly, New York 4,161 -9.4%
5248 Burnham, Illinois 4,159 -0.2%
5249 Dawson, Georgia 4,157 -18.2%
5250 West Milwaukee, Wisconsin 4,157 -0.3%
5251 Aldan, Pennsylvania 4,156 -3.7%
5252 Hazlehurst, Georgia 4,154 12.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Colorado

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3524 Fort Lupton 8,163 12.9%
3558 Trinidad 8,073 -11.5%
3697 Woodland Park 7,642 12.6%
3712 Lamar 7,601 -14.0%
3778 Monument 7,380 243.8%
3787 Aspen 7,359 23.4%
3871 Gypsum 7,117 82.8%
3900 Milliken 7,014 130.1%
3935 La Junta 6,898 -8.6%
3945 Eagle 6,867 124.1%
3963 Carbondale 6,820 29.1%
4026 Cherry Hills Village 6,644 10.9%
4066 Avon 6,541 15.1%
4070 Gunnison 6,530 20.8%
4136 Lochbuie 6,353 193.7%
4145 Estes Park 6,339 14.0%
4218 Sheridan 6,098 10.0%
4329 Salida 5,856 4.7%
4448 Dacono 5,545 79.5%
4478 Vail 5,483 18.4%
4530 Brush 5,364 4.5%
4554 Manitou Springs 5,322 6.5%
4559 Edgewater 5,308 -2.7%
4604 Eaton 5,224 86.7%
4631 Glendale 5,158 13.7%
4762 Breckenridge 4,928 72.8%
4837 New Castle 4,815 134.0%
4920 Silverthorne 4,658 43.9%
4970 Mead 4,575 128.1%
5171 Severance 4,275 537.1%
5239 Monte Vista 4,175 -8.9%
5242 Basalt 4,170 51.6%
5428 Florence 3,914 7.0%
5496 Rocky Ford 3,827 -10.3%
5738 Yuma 3,511 6.9%
5927 Timnath 3,295 1044.0%
6037 Burlington 3,178 -13.2%
6090 Frisco 3,129 28.4%
6091 Silt 3,129 75.8%
6131 Orchard City 3,096 7.0%
6268 Walsenburg 2,960 -28.6%
6414 Buena Vista 2,806 27.6%
6459 Snowmass Village 2,769 53.2%
6473 Leadville 2,759 -2.0%
6496 Platteville 2,743 15.0%
6518 Palmer Lake 2,728 24.5%
6568 Bayfield 2,687 68.5%
6571 Palisade 2,686 3.9%
6838 Bennett 2,471 19.4%
6893 Telluride 2,426 7.6%
6974 Wray 2,367 8.1%
7025 Rangely 2,332 11.1%
7033 La Salle 2,327 25.3%
7089 Meeker 2,295 2.6%
7124 Center 2,277 -4.9%
7194 Cedaredge 2,228 19.7%
7208 Holyoke 2,215 -1.4%
7220 Las Animas 2,207 -19.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 4,170 5,242
2016 3,921 5,417
2015 3,891 5,417
2014 3,919 5,392
2013 3,857 5,425
2012 3,826 5,425
2011 3,819 5,426
2010 3,857 5,386
2009 3,332 5,720
2008 3,238 5,793
2007 3,155 5,862
2006 3,099 5,900
2005 3,065 5,899
2004 3,032 5,920
2003 2,973 5,965
2002 2,946 5,976
2001 2,857 6,051
2000 2,750 6,164
1990 1,282 8,683