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F estivals

and E vents Woodland Park and Teller County, Colorado August

Year-round

Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center Tours Rocky Mountain Wildlife Foundation – Wolf Tours

March

Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner

Mountain Arts Festival Critterfest Salute to American Veterans Motorcycle Rally Teller County Fair – Cripple Creek, CO Vino and Notes Wine/Jazz Festival Pikes Peak Ascent and Marathon

September

April

Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce Spring Business Expo Teller County Public Health Fair

April – November

Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce OktoberfestPlus Cruise Above the Clouds Car Show Victor Celebrates the Arts – Victor, CO Mountain of the Sun Music Festival

Mountain Acoustic Music Association Concerts (monthly)

October

June

October – March

June – September

November

Donkey Derby Days – Cripple Creek, CO

Woodland Park Winter Farmers Market (monthly)

Communit y Profile

Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce Fall Business Expo Christmas In Divide Craft Fair – Divide, CO Mountain Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival

Woodland Park Farmers Market (weekly) Woodland Park Music Series (monthly)

July

Halloween Spookfest

Old Fashion 4th of July Celebration Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Symphony Above the Clouds

December

Breakfast with Santa Holiday Home Tour Prospect Home Care & Hospice Lights of Love The Lighter Side of Christmas Parade Gold Camp Christmas---Cripple Creek, CO

Frequently Requested Phone Numbers Emergencies Woodland Park Police Dept Teller County Sheriff Dept Pikes Peak Regional Hospital Colorado State Health Dept Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce Better Business Bureau Woodland Park City Hall Woodland Park Parks & Recreation Woodland Park Post Office Woodland Park Motor Vehicles Pikes Peak Courier View Newspaper Rampart Library District Teller Senior Coalition Dinosaur Resource Center Ute Pass Cultural Center

911 719.687.9262 719.687.9652 719.687.9999 800.886.7689

719.687.9885 719.636.1155 719.687.9246 719.687.5225 719.687.6179 719.686.8038 719.687.3006 719.687.9281 719.687.3330 719.686.1820 719.687.5284

Link to map of Woodland Park area – www.woodlandparkchamber.com

Welcome to Woodland Park and the Teller County region... Our piece of heaven! Surrounded by miles of the picturesque Pike National Forest, and boasting over 300 days of sunshine each year, our “City Above the Clouds” is a popular year-round destination for outdoor recreation and a thriving center for commerce. Just 18 easy miles west of Colorado Springs, Woodland Park has evolved from a bedroom community into a destination in its own right with Pikes Peak at its front door. With the natural splendor of Colorado and the Rocky Mountains surrounding it, the abundance of activities, healthy lifestyle and the friendliness of the people who live here, it’s the perfect place to live, work, raise a family, and enjoy life. Learn more about Woodland Park and the Teller County region – our awardwinning schools, vibrant arts community, growing economy and unparalleled quality of life – and you will learn why so many people fall in love with this mountain paradise and choose to call it home.

The Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce www.woodlandparkchamber.com · 719.687.9885 · info@gwpcc.biz


D emographic S napshot Population

2010 Woodland Park - 7,200 Teller County - 23,039

Population Age 55 - 64 14%

65 - 84 9% 85 + 1%

2000 1990 1980 1970 1960

19 and under 26%

20 - 34 11%

35 - 54 39%

20,555 12468 8,034 3,316 2,495

6,515 4,610 2,634 1,022 666

Educational Attainment

Graduate or professional degree.... 16.0% Bachelor’s degree or higher............. 22.5% Associate degree................................ 8.8% Some College...................................... 20.8% Total High School Graduate or Higher 93.8%

Housing

Number of Households........... 2,919 Average Household Size......... 2.47 Own Home............................ 76% Rent Home........................... 24% Vacancy Rate........................... 8.6%

Educational Facilities Daycare and Preschools – 5 Elementary Schools – 3 Middle School – 1 High School – 1

2010 Average Household Income $63,993

Transportation U.S. Highways I-25 and U.S. 24 State Highways CO 67 Colorado Springs Airport Allegiant, American, Continental, Delta, Frontier & United Airlines Truck Service – 52 trucking companies Taxi and limousine services are available

Call the Chamber 719.687.9885

for more information

Distance to Major Cities - Miles Divide, CO 7 Colorado Springs, CO 18 Cripple Creek, CO 26 Canon City, CO 61 Denver, CO 78 Breckenridge, CO 85 Monarch, CO 109 Aspen, CO 140 Glenwood Springs, CO 180 Montrose, CO 217 Grand Junction, CO 269 Santa Fe, NM 340 Albuquerque, NM 396

M ajor E mployers City of Woodland Park .............................................. 80 Pikes Peak Regional Hospital.................................... 170 Woodland Park School District RE-2 ...................... 319 Walmart ..................................................................... 265 Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company............ 500

Business Resources Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce 719.687.9885 Pikes Peak Workforce Center 719.667.3700 Rampart Library District in Woodland Park 719.687.9281 Aspen Mine Center in Cripple Creek, CO 719.689.3584 Community Partnership Center in Divide, CO 719.686.0705 SCORE 719.636.3074 (Call 719.687.9885 to Make an Appointment)

www.woodlandparkchamber.com www.ppwfc.org rampart.colibraries.org www.aspenminecenter.org www.cpteller.org www.coloradosprings.score.org

Utilities Electricity

Intermountain Rural Electric Association (IREA)* Black Hills Energy (South Teller County)*

Natural Gas

Black Hills Energy* Colorado Natural Gas (Cripple Creek)

Propane

Amerigas (Teller County)* Ferrellgas (Lake George) Glaser Gas (Divide) Mountain Propane (Deckers)

Garbage Collection

Teller County Waste* Waste Management*

Septic

Above Treeline Construction* Absolute Septic* Six Point Construction*

Phone & Internet

Century Link (formerly Qwest)* Baja Broadband*

Water Districts

Teller County Water & Sanitation District Highland Lakes Water District Woodland Park Utilities* Florissant Water & Sanitation District

719.687.9277 800.303.0752 800.303.0752 800.720.8193 719.459-2606 719.260.0363 719.687.1180 303.647.1000 719.686.7517 719.687.9603 719.687.0680 719.689.7867 719.687.6755 800.244.1111 877.422.5282 719.687.0761 719.687.7937 719.687.9246 719.748.3565

*Denotes Chamber Membership

The Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce www.woodlandparkchamber.com · 719.687.9885 · info@gwpcc.biz


D emographic S napshot Population

2010 Woodland Park - 7,200 Teller County - 23,039

Population Age 55 - 64 14%

65 - 84 9% 85 + 1%

2000 1990 1980 1970 1960

19 and under 26%

20 - 34 11%

35 - 54 39%

20,555 12468 8,034 3,316 2,495

6,515 4,610 2,634 1,022 666

Educational Attainment

Graduate or professional degree.... 16.0% Bachelor’s degree or higher............. 22.5% Associate degree................................ 8.8% Some College...................................... 20.8% Total High School Graduate or Higher 93.8%

Housing

Number of Households........... 2,919 Average Household Size......... 2.47 Own Home............................ 76% Rent Home........................... 24% Vacancy Rate........................... 8.6%

Educational Facilities Daycare and Preschools – 5 Elementary Schools – 3 Middle School – 1 High School – 1

2010 Average Household Income $63,993

Transportation U.S. Highways I-25 and U.S. 24 State Highways CO 67 Colorado Springs Airport Allegiant, American, Continental, Delta, Frontier & United Airlines Truck Service – 52 trucking companies Taxi and limousine services are available

Call the Chamber 719.687.9885

for more information

Distance to Major Cities - Miles Divide, CO 7 Colorado Springs, CO 18 Cripple Creek, CO 26 Canon City, CO 61 Denver, CO 78 Breckenridge, CO 85 Monarch, CO 109 Aspen, CO 140 Glenwood Springs, CO 180 Montrose, CO 217 Grand Junction, CO 269 Santa Fe, NM 340 Albuquerque, NM 396

M ajor E mployers City of Woodland Park .............................................. 80 Pikes Peak Regional Hospital.................................... 170 Woodland Park School District RE-2 ...................... 319 Walmart ..................................................................... 265 Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company............ 500

Business Resources Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce 719.687.9885 Pikes Peak Workforce Center 719.667.3700 Rampart Library District in Woodland Park 719.687.9281 Aspen Mine Center in Cripple Creek, CO 719.689.3584 Community Partnership Center in Divide, CO 719.686.0705 SCORE 719.636.3074 (Call 719.687.9885 to Make an Appointment)

www.woodlandparkchamber.com www.ppwfc.org rampart.colibraries.org www.aspenminecenter.org www.cpteller.org www.coloradosprings.score.org

Utilities Electricity

Intermountain Rural Electric Association (IREA)* Black Hills Energy (South Teller County)*

Natural Gas

Black Hills Energy* Colorado Natural Gas (Cripple Creek)

Propane

Amerigas (Teller County)* Ferrellgas (Lake George) Glaser Gas (Divide) Mountain Propane (Deckers)

Garbage Collection

Teller County Waste* Waste Management*

Septic

Above Treeline Construction* Absolute Septic* Six Point Construction*

Phone & Internet

Century Link (formerly Qwest)* Baja Broadband*

Water Districts

Teller County Water & Sanitation District Highland Lakes Water District Woodland Park Utilities* Florissant Water & Sanitation District

719.687.9277 800.303.0752 800.303.0752 800.720.8193 719.459-2606 719.260.0363 719.687.1180 303.647.1000 719.686.7517 719.687.9603 719.687.0680 719.689.7867 719.687.6755 800.244.1111 877.422.5282 719.687.0761 719.687.7937 719.687.9246 719.748.3565

*Denotes Chamber Membership

The Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce www.woodlandparkchamber.com · 719.687.9885 · info@gwpcc.biz


F estivals

and E vents Woodland Park and Teller County, Colorado August

Year-round

Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center Tours Rocky Mountain Wildlife Foundation – Wolf Tours

March

Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner

Mountain Arts Festival Critterfest Salute to American Veterans Motorcycle Rally Teller County Fair – Cripple Creek, CO Vino and Notes Wine/Jazz Festival Pikes Peak Ascent and Marathon

September

April

Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce Spring Business Expo Teller County Public Health Fair

April – November

Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce OktoberfestPlus Cruise Above the Clouds Car Show Victor Celebrates the Arts – Victor, CO Mountain of the Sun Music Festival

Mountain Acoustic Music Association Concerts (monthly)

October

June

October – March

June – September

November

Donkey Derby Days – Cripple Creek, CO

Woodland Park Winter Farmers Market (monthly)

Communit y Profile

Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce Fall Business Expo Christmas In Divide Craft Fair – Divide, CO Mountain Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival

Woodland Park Farmers Market (weekly) Woodland Park Music Series (monthly)

July

Halloween Spookfest

Old Fashion 4th of July Celebration Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Symphony Above the Clouds

December

Breakfast with Santa Holiday Home Tour Prospect Home Care & Hospice Lights of Love The Lighter Side of Christmas Parade Gold Camp Christmas---Cripple Creek, CO

Frequently Requested Phone Numbers Emergencies Woodland Park Police Dept Teller County Sheriff Dept Pikes Peak Regional Hospital Colorado State Health Dept Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce Better Business Bureau Woodland Park City Hall Woodland Park Parks & Recreation Woodland Park Post Office Woodland Park Motor Vehicles Pikes Peak Courier View Newspaper Rampart Library District Teller Senior Coalition Dinosaur Resource Center Ute Pass Cultural Center

911 719.687.9262 719.687.9652 719.687.9999 800.886.7689

719.687.9885 719.636.1155 719.687.9246 719.687.5225 719.687.6179 719.686.8038 719.687.3006 719.687.9281 719.687.3330 719.686.1820 719.687.5284

Link to map of Woodland Park area – www.woodlandparkchamber.com

Welcome to Woodland Park and the Teller County region... Our piece of heaven! Surrounded by miles of the picturesque Pike National Forest, and boasting over 300 days of sunshine each year, our “City Above the Clouds” is a popular year-round destination for outdoor recreation and a thriving center for commerce. Just 18 easy miles west of Colorado Springs, Woodland Park has evolved from a bedroom community into a destination in its own right with Pikes Peak at its front door. With the natural splendor of Colorado and the Rocky Mountains surrounding it, the abundance of activities, healthy lifestyle and the friendliness of the people who live here, it’s the perfect place to live, work, raise a family, and enjoy life. Learn more about Woodland Park and the Teller County region – our awardwinning schools, vibrant arts community, growing economy and unparalleled quality of life – and you will learn why so many people fall in love with this mountain paradise and choose to call it home.

The Greater Woodland Park Chamber of Commerce www.woodlandparkchamber.com · 719.687.9885 · info@gwpcc.biz

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