Fraser

The town is surrounded by beautiful natural scenery.

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Welcome to Fraser

A unique atmosphere blending small-town charm with a creative spirit and a passion for sustainability.
 
Mixing classic ski lodge aesthetic with worn brick reminiscent of the English countryside, Fraser, Colorado, is everything one could hope for in an idyllic mountain town. Fraser is situated right in the Fraser River Valley in Grand County along Highway 40. Although Fraser offers a peaceful retreat from the city, there are plenty of adventurous activities as well as artistic and cultural events for residents. As Fraser continues to expand, there are numerous opportunities to invest in commercial properties in the area, whether you are looking to expand your business with a new location or searching for new opportunities. 
 
The town is surrounded by beautiful natural scenery. From rolling meadows in the spring to glimmering snow-capped mountains in the winter, residents can enjoy picturesque views all year long from the comfort of their homes. Many houses feature rustic architecture with a warm, inviting interior full of wood paneling. From single-family homes to mountain escapes ideal for winter skiing, Fraser has much to offer its residents with its vast and robust real estate. 
 

What to Love 

  • Only 10 minutes from the Winter Park Resort
  • Convenient access to Rocky Mountain National Park
  • Regular transportation to/from Denver via Amtrak & several local transportation companies
  • Lots of camping ground options

Local Lifestyle

Even though many of Colorado’s mountain towns are known as tourist attractions in winter, Fraser's natural beauty and convenient access to services make it a wonderful home all year round. Residents can find inspiration in the town's deep artistic and cultural roots or by taking a hike or bike ride on one of the numerous trails in the nearby vicinity. Environmentalists will love Fraser's focus on sustainable living through its investment in recycling and waste programs. 
 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Traveling along Fraser’s Zerex street offers a variety of restaurants and retailers. Taste a variety of locally distilled liquors such as whiskey, gin, tequila and vodka at Fraser Valley Distilling, or peruse their menu of classic American cuisines such as pulled pork sandwiches and impossible burgers. 
 
Anyone craving Mexican food can visit Fuego Azteca Mexican Restaurant and Cantina for delicious enchiladas or a classic Cadillac margarita. Stop by Tin Cup Tavern or Fisher’s Bar for a fun night out featuring good old-fashion fun and drinks with friends. Aside from fantastic eateries, Fraser is home to the retailer Murdoch’s Ranch & Home Supply, the best place to find any supplies necessary for maintaining the community’s ranch properties. 
 

Things to Do

Despite being a small town with fewer than 1,500 residents, Fraser hosts many fun annual events. The community kicks off the new year with the Fraser Fire & Ice Festival hosted at the Fraser River Valley Lions Club Pond. The main attraction is the bonfire fueled by old Christmas trees from the past holiday season. Throughout the summer, Fraser hosts the Summer Concert Series, which takes place every Tuesday at Old Schoolhouse Park. During the first weekend in August, The Fraser Mountain Mural Festival brings artists from all over the country to compete by creating a mural in two days based on the chosen theme. In the fall, the entirety of Grand County celebrates Oktoberfest, featuring three breweries from Fraser: Camber Brewing Company, Fraser River Beer Company, and Vicious Cycle Brewing Company.
 
There is also plenty to do year-round, such as taking a hot air balloon ride at Grand Adventures Balloon Tours or enjoying the Fraser Rodeo. Another popular destination in the winter is the historic Fraser Tubing Hill, where residents of all ages can go tubing. 
 

Schools

The community of Fraser is served by the East Grand School District. Top-tier schools in the area include:
 
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Overview for Fraser, CO

1,334 people live in Fraser, where the median age is 31.6 and the average individual income is $36,763. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

1,334

Total Population

31.6 years

Median Age

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$36,763

Average individual Income

Around Fraser, CO

There's plenty to do around Fraser, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

3
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
16
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Liquor Depot, Moon Frog Coffee, and Monarch Lake Chocolate & Coffee.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.9 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 0.99 miles 71 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 1.29 miles 10 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 1.27 miles 7 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Shopping 0.73 miles 18 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.71 miles 18 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Fraser, CO

Fraser has 441 households, with an average household size of 3.01. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Fraser do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

1,334

Total Population

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

31.6

Median Age

63.94 / 36.06%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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25-64 Years

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65-74 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
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441

Total Households

3.01

Average Household Size

$36,763

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Fraser, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby Fraser. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Fraser Valley Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5

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