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Walden is a town in Jackson County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named after Marcus A. Walden, settler

The latitude of Walden is 40.731N. The longitude is -106.283W.

It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 8,097 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 690.


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Median household income
Local
$29,313
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Walden demographic reports
Walden is at the headwaters of the North Platte River
Former and merged names include:
· Sagebrush
Nearby parks & recreation: Colorado State Forest State Park
Wildlife: Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge

Historic sites and museums: North Park Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)

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14% of Walden residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Walden ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Walden was $16,964, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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10% of Walden residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Walden, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $336.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $746.


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Jackson County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Walden political report.

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The average commute time for Walden workers is 10 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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