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Retirement Living in Summit County - Colorado


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Area Description

Summit County Colorado is a mountain town, based on tourism. We are at about 9,000 feet in the Rocky Mountains. Summit County is a great community with lots of trails for biking and hiking, as well as 5 ski resorts in the area.

Includes Cities/Towns: Breckenridge, Dillon, Frisco, Silverthorne.

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Area Amenities

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Cultural Activities





South Park City Museum and Lake Dillon Theatre Co. offer a variety of cultural events.

Public transportation




Bus service is available to most ski areas, shopping centers, medical centers, and some residential areas in Summit County.

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Climate

Monthly Temperatures / Rainfall

 Month  Low  Avg  High  Rain
 Jan  1.0  16.5  32.0  0.8 "
 Feb  3.0  18.5  34.0  0.9 "
 Mar  11.0  25.5  40.0  1.0 "
 Apr  18.0  32.5  47.0  1.3 "
 May  27.0  42.0  57.0  1.3 "
 Jun  33.0  50.5  68.0  1.3 "
 Jul  39.0  56.5  74.0  1.9 "
 Aug  38.0  55.0  72.0  1.9 "
 Sep  30.0  47.5  65.0  1.4 "
 Oct  21.0  37.0  53.0  0.9 "
 Nov  12.0  26.0  40.0  0.9 "
 Dec  3.0  17.5  32.0  0.9 "


Spring temperatures are cold with averages in the low 30's and highs in the upper 40's. Nights are cold with lows in the upper 10's. Summer temperatures are cool with averages in the low 50's and highs in the low 70's. Nights are cold with lows in the mid 30's. Fall temperatures are cold with averages in the mid 30's and highs in the low 50's. Nights are cold with lows in the low 20's. Winter temperatures are cold with averages in the upper 10's and highs in the low 30's. Nights are cold with lows in the low 0's.

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Cost of Living for Summit County, CO

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Senior Assistance in Summit County, CO

Summit County, Colorado offers the following assistance for seniors:



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