Red Mountain

Premier exclusivity in Aspen’s most elite neighborhood

Welcome to Red Mountain

Aspen’s most exclusive neighborhood is perched atop Pitkin Green’s highest knoll. Residents are able to soak up views that can span from Mt. Sopris to Independence Pass with Aspen Red Mountain real estate. This prestigious mountaintop enclave is unlike any other—with its close proximity to Aspen’s downtown, residents can stay on top of the latest trends while enjoying elite privacy. 

Some of Aspen’s highest value transactions come from the homes sold on Red Mountain—these immaculate homesteads cultivate an affluent community that’s the peak of luxury. This esteemed neighborhood fosters a prestigious atmosphere, and homes are built with grandeur in mind. Homes for sale in Red Mountain include single-family homes and carefully constructed residences that incorporate state-of-the-art technology, utilize world-class building techniques, and construct breathtaking architecture. Due to the stunning views, Aspen's Red Mountain homes are frequently constructed with an abundance of large windows to soak up the natural light and make it easy to take in the panoramic vistas. This highly sought-after area is always hot on the market, and in-demand homes go fast.

What to Love

  • Coveted real estate in an elite neighborhood

  • Proximity to arts and culture

  • Vibrant, active Aspen, CO lifestyle

  • Pristine vista views from mountain homes

  • Nearby ski slopes aplenty

  • Top-tier restaurants down the mountain

People & Lifestyle

Red Mountain’s breathtaking views are one of the first things that residents notice. It’s impossible not to be amazed by the gorgeous peak of Mt. Sopris in the distance and the dazzling lights of Aspen below. Home to the area’s wealthiest citizens, this preeminent neighborhood offers only the best in architecture and design as residents are continuously working to improve their homes. With a short commute down the mountain to Aspen’s city center, residents are never far removed from all of the comings and goings of city life yet enjoy the serenity of this exclusive enclave.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Red Mountain’s cliffside perch overlooks Aspen’s Central Core, where it’s a short drive down the mountain to the city’s beating heart. The French and Austrian owners of French Alpine Bistro and Creperie du Village are dedicated to providing authentic cuisine in a locale that fosters community. For award-winning sushi and Japanese cuisine, Matsuhisa is an Aspen favorite. This elegant eatery from Chef Nobu is sophisticated and sleek, tucked inside a historic Victorian home on Main Street. Meat & Cheese Restaurant and Farm Shop is both a restaurant and gourmet food store, with offerings that fuse global cuisines to create one cohesive menu. After your meal, peruse the shop for pantry items to add to your at-home ingredient inventory.

Things to Do

Residents of Red Mountain, CO have all of the robust arts, history, and cultural facilities of Aspen right beneath their fingertips. While homes in this neighborhood are far from the city’s seasonal crowds, residents can enjoy the best the city has to offer with ease. Relax with an afternoon of yoga at Aspen Shakti, get a root touchup at Lather Salon, or check out a poolside read at the Pitkin County Library. 

Aspen hosts several annual events that Red Mountain residents are close to. The Aspen Music Festival and the Aspen Jazz Festival both celebrate music—classical tunes and jazz standards, respectively.


Residents near Aspen are fortunate to take advantage of Aspen’s exemplary educational institutions, and Red Mountain is no exception. A few of the most prestigious academic opportunities in the area include:

  • Aspen Country Day School, PK-8

  • Aspen Middle School, 5-8

  • Aspen High School, 9-12


Overview for Red Mountain, CO

1,390 people live in Red Mountain, where the median age is 41.5 and the average individual income is $50,064. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

41.5 years

Median Age


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


Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Red Mountain, CO

Red Mountain has 644 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Red Mountain do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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


Median Age

54.6 / 45.4%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree

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Average individual Income

Marital Status


Commute Time

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

Aspen Real Estate & Homes for Sale

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