- This article is about unincorporated town of Twin Lakes near Leadville, Colorado, United States.
- For the Twin Lakes Census Designated Place near Denver, Colorado, see Twin Lakes, Adams County, Colorado.
Twin Lakes is an unincorporated town and a U.S. Post Office located in Lake County, Colorado, United States. The Twin Lakes Post Office has the ZIP Code 81251.
Twin Lakes is located at (39.082639,-106.381130), about 20 miles (32 kilometers) south of Leadville, on State Highway 82.
The altitude of Twin Lakes is approximately 9200 ft (2780 m) above sea level, somewhat lower than Leadville.
As estimated in 2006, the following demographic data applied to zip code
81251, the best available approximation to the village of Twin Lakes (in Lake County):
There were 216 people and 98 households residing in zip code 81251. The racial makeup of the village was 73.6% White, 0.5% African American, 2.3% Native American, 21.3% from other races, and 2.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 35.6% of the population.
Males were 56.9% of the population, females 43.1%. The median annual income for a household in the village was $49,322.