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Community Information

Aspen’s year round population is 6,307. The maximum occupancy including visitors has been estimated at 30,000 during peak season in the greater Aspen area.

Aspen has accommodations for about 9,000 in its lodges, condominiums and hotels. Its restaurants offer an array of cuisine, from simple fare to fine gourmet dining, plus lots of bars and nightclubs. Numerous shops and boutiques give new meaning to the phrase “power shopping.” For those seeking vacation lodging, seasonal brochures are available which list all the properties in the resort. Wintertime occupancy rates may run over 90 percent. Summer weekends are typically sold out during July and August. We recommend making reservations early.

Aspen Chapel (970) 925-7184

Aspen Jewish Congregation (970) 925-8245

Christian Science Society (970) 925-7315

United Methodist Church (970) 925-1571

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Christ Episcopal Church (970) 925-3278

First Baptist Church (970) 925-7828

Jehovah’s Witness Kingdom Hall (970) 920-4723

Messiah Lutheran Church (970) 925-7725

St. Mary’s Catholic Church (970) 925-7339

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (970) 925-6027

Little Feet

0405 Castle Creek

Aspen, CO 81611

(970) 920-9000

6 weeks to 18 months

Kids First Referral Service

0405 Castle Creek Rd.

Aspen, CO 81611

(970) 920-5363

Early Learning Center

215 N. Garmisch

Aspen, CO 81611

(970) 920-9201

The city of Aspen provides and maintains 27 public parks, the Wheeler Opera House, the James E. Moore municipal pool, an 18-hole municipal golf course, two tennis courts, four ball fields, two ice skating rinks, a summer program for children and 266 acres of open space. For more information, contact the recreation department, (970) 920-5140 FAX (970) 920-7475.

Aspen School District

0235 High School Rd.

Aspen, CO 81611

(970) 925-3460

Aspen Community School

P.O. Box 336

Woody Creek, CO 81656

(970) 923-4080

Aspen Country Day School

3 Music School Rd.

Aspen, CO 81611

(970) 925-1909

Aspen Montessori School

700 Gillespie Street

Aspen, CO 81611

(970) 925- 3093

Colorado Rocky Mountain School

1493 County Rd. 106

Carbondale, CO 81623

(970) 963-2562

Wildwood School

PO Box 9290

Aspen, CO 81611

(970) 925-5678

Waldorf School

215 N. Garmisch St.

Aspen, CO 81611

(970) 925-3601

Colorado Mountain College

221 High School Rd.

Aspen, CO 81611

(970) 925-7740

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