Basalt is a town located in Colorado, United States.
Basalt is excellent for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing most of the dwellings in Basalt, while mobile homes and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. The median year of construction for properties in this town is 1985. This town has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the population of this town own their home whereas the rest are renters.
Residents may find it very hard to get to high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. As far as food is concerned, a vehicle is almost always needed in Basalt to access one of approximately 10 supermarkets.
The favored method to get around in Basalt is usually driving. It is very easy to access a place to park. However, walking is not very practical for house buyers in Basalt because almost no daily errands can be run on foot.