Located at an elevation of 6,512’, Durango, CO is a wonderful mountain town. At the junction of Highway 550, running north and south, and Highway 160, running east and west, Durango is a hub for many Southwest Colorado communities. Known for mountain biking, white water rapids, Purgatory Ski Resort, Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, restaurants, breweries, and a neighbor to Mesa Verde National Park, Durango is a great place to call home.
Durango is the largest city in Southwest Colorado and offers many conveniences such as grocery and natural food stores, a few big box stores, lots of events, and locally owned businesses found on Historic Main Street and beyond. Amenities such as trails, the Durango Community Recreation Center with plenty of activities, Durango - La Plata County Airport, and options for schools are readily accessible. There is plenty to explore in this city as it continues to grow.
The following schools are within or nearby In Town Durango. 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.