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Demographics Analysis

The people of Las Animas City, Colorado give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 63

5 to 9 years : 65

10 to 14 years : 96

15 to 17 years : 55

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 1

21 years : 1

22 to 24 years : 25

25 to 29 years : 69

30 to 34 years : 191

35 to 39 years : 66

40 to 44 years : 104

45 to 49 years : 57

50 to 54 years : 70

55 to 59 years : 80

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 49

65 and 66 years : 34

67 to 69 years : 35

70 to 74 years : 23

75 to 79 years : 33

80 to 84 years : 23

85 years and over : 13

Female:

Under 5 years : 125

5 to 9 years : 61

10 to 14 years : 182

15 to 17 years : 68

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 12

21 years : 1

22 to 24 years : 16

25 to 29 years : 91

30 to 34 years : 55

35 to 39 years : 105

40 to 44 years : 18

45 to 49 years : 154

50 to 54 years : 46

55 to 59 years : 106

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 60

65 and 66 years : 38

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 76

75 to 79 years : 49

80 to 84 years : 35

85 years and over : 66


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,685

Multiple ancestry : 738

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 3

Ancestry not reported : 157


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,565

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 11

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 7

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 188

5 to 17 years : 527

18 to 24 years : 72

25 to 34 years : 406

35 to 44 years : 293

45 to 54 years : 327

55 to 59 years : 186

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 109

65 to 74 years : 224

75 years and over : 219

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 181

5 to 17 years : 416

18 to 24 years : 59

25 to 34 years : 256

35 to 44 years : 178

45 to 54 years : 198

55 to 59 years : 59

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 119

75 years and over : 100

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 17 years : 110

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 150

35 to 44 years : 115

45 to 54 years : 126

55 to 59 years : 127

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 74

65 to 74 years : 105

75 years and over : 109

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 1

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 7

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 801

Female : 816

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 376

Female : 572

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 5

Female : 6

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 1,443

Born in other state in the United States : 854

Native: born outside the United States : 10

Foreign born : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 253

Now married, except separated : 470

Divorced : 180

Separated : 133

Widowed : 68

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 101

Now married, except separated : 552

Divorced : 122

Separated : 13

Widowed : 81

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 7

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 7

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Speak only English : 1,878

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 400

Speak English less than "very well" : 95

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 22


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Las Animas City, Colorado

  • Other Groups: 1,194   (45.0%)
  • German: 393   (14.8%)
  • English: 252   (9.5%)
  • United States Or American: 195   (7.3%)
  • Irish: 169   (6.4%)
  • Italian: 81   (3.0%)
  • Dutch: 68   (2.6%)
  • Swedish: 53   (2.0%)
  • French Canadian: 37   (1.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 34   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 32   (1.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 31   (1.2%)
  • Norwegian: 25   (0.9%)
  • Hungarian: 16   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 15   (0.6%)
  • Polish: 12   (0.5%)
  • Danish: 10   (0.4%)
  • European: 9   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.2%)
  • Bulgarian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Las Animas City, Colorado is 2,583



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Las Animas City, Colorado: 1,182
Female Population in Las Animas City, Colorado: 1,401


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Las Animas City, Colorado: 37.0
Median Female Resident Age in Las Animas City, Colorado: 36.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Las Animas City, Colorado


White


Both sexes

44.1

Male

43.6

Female

44.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.0

Male

42.0

Female

11.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.8

Male

44.5

Female

29.5

Asian


Both sexes

44.5

Male

41.5

Female

44.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

33.9

Male

34.1

Female

33.7

Two or More Races


Both sexes

22.5

Male

24.0

Female

20.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.0

Male

31.2

Female

34.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.0

Male

48.6

Female

47.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Las Animas City, Colorado


  • White: 2,310
  • African American: 1
  • American Indian: 83
  • Asian: 24
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 118
  • Two or More Races: 47



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Las Animas City, Colorado citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Las Animas City, Colorado

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.5%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (1.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 61   (7.69%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (1.01%)
  • 10th Grade: 33   (4.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 36   (4.54%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 29   (3.66%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 243   (30.64%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 94   (11.85%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 115   (14.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 41   (5.17%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 66   (8.32%)
  • Master's Degree: 29   (3.66%)
  • Professional School Degree: 22   (2.77%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 23   (2.34%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.41%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (1.22%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 57   (5.79%)
  • 9th Grade: 25   (2.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 39   (3.96%)
  • 11th Grade: 30   (3.05%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 30   (3.05%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 367   (37.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 84   (8.54%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 164   (16.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 56   (5.69%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 69   (7.01%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (1.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.51%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Las Animas City, Colorado

  • Las Animas Re-1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1021 2nd Street, Las Animas, CO 81054, Phone: (719) 456-0161, Students: 591 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Las Animas City, Colorado

  • Las Animas Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 530 Poplar Avenue, Las Animas, CO 81054, Phone: (719) 456-1862, Students: 273 )

  • Las Animas Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1021 2nd Street, Las Animas, CO 81054, Phone: (719) 456-0228, Students: 126 )

  • Jump Start Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 138 6th Street, Las Animas, CO 81054, Phone: (719) 456-1990, Students: 41 )

  • Las Animas A+ Distance Learning School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 300 Grove Avenue, Las Animas, CO 81054, Phone: (719) 456-0211, Students: 1 )

  • Las Animas Alternative School


    ( Location: 300 Grove Ave, Las Animas, CO 81054, Phone: (719) 456-0211, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Las Animas City, Colorado

  • Las Animas High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 300 Grove Avenue, Las Animas, CO 81054, Phone: (719) 456-0211, Students: 150 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Las Animas City, Colorado

  • Las Animas-bent County Library District


    306 Fifth Street, Las Animas, CO 81054

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Las Animas City, Colorado


  • Pioneer Historical Society Of Bent County


    206 6th St, Las Animas, CO 81054

  • Supporters Of Colorado Preservation 2000 Plan For Las Animas


    Po Box 387, Las Animas, CO 81054

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Las Animas City, Colorado affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Las Animas City, Colorado.

Area Features of Las Animas City, Colorado


Airport


(1) City Of Las Animas - Bent County Airport   (2) Las Animas Airport  

Building


(1) Bent County Correctional Facility   (2) Las Animas Family Practice   (3) Las Animas Fire Department   (4) Las Animas Police Department  

Canal


(1) Consolidated Extension Ditch   (2) County Canal   (3) Eagle Rock Ditch   (4) Highland Canal   (5) Poor Mans Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Bethel Cemetery   (2) Las Animas Cemetery   (3) Pruett Cemetery  

Channel


(1) Mooth Waters  

Church


(1) Church Of Christ   (2) Church Of The Nazarene   (3) First Baptist Church   (4) First United Methodist Church Of Las Animas   (5) Friends Church   (6) Saint Marys Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) Bent County   (2) South Bent Division  

Cliff


(1) Eagle Cliff  

Dam


(1) Crooked Arroyo Detention Ca-3 Dam   (2) Crooked Arroyo Detention Ca-4 Dam   (3) Landsat Number A-44a Dam  

Flat


(1) Heinan Flats  

Gap


(1) Muddy Gap  

Lake


(1) Heinan Lake  

Locale


(1) Clay Ranch   (2) Dry Creek School   (3) Green Windmill   (4) Mcafee Windmill  

Mine


(1) Allen Jones Mine   (2) Bentco Mine  

Pillar


(1) Devils Rocking Chair  

Populated Place


(1) Boggsville   (2) Gilpin   (3) Las Animas   (4) Ninaview   (5) Ruxton   (6) Toonerville  

Post Office


(1) Las Animas Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Crooked Arroyo Ca-3 Detention Reservoir   (2) Crooked Arroyo Ca-4 Detention Reservoir   (3) Landsat Number A-44a Reservoir   (4) Muddy Creek Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) The Windsplitter  

School


(1) Keller School   (2) Pine Hill School  

Spring


(1) Antelope School   (2) Antelope Spring   (3) Box Springs   (4) Chimney Spring   (5) Farrington Spring   (6) Hackberry Springs   (7) Hand Springs   (8) Kelly Water Hole   (9) Medford Spring   (10) Pipe Spring   (11) Santastevens Spring   (12) Thompson Spring  

Stream


(1) Antelope Creek   (2) Cottonwood Creek   (3) Dry Creek   (4) Johnny Creek   (5) Lew Smith Creek   (6) Muddy Creek   (7) Rock Arroyo   (8) Shawawa Creek   (9) Shelton Creek   (10) Snif Creek   (11) Tarbox Arroyo  

Summit


(1) Eagle Nest   (2) Getchel Hill   (3) Lone Mesa   (4) Mothers Hill   (5) Ninemile Hill   (6) Pinkney Hill   (7) Round Mound   (8) Wildcat Hill  

Valley


(1) Aunt Jane Canyon   (2) Burton Canyon   (3) Farrington Draw   (4) Hood Draw   (5) Mixon Canyon   (6) Penrose Draw   (7) Road Canyon   (8) Rock Canyon   (9) Ruxton Draw   (10) Shell Rock Canyon   (11) Smith Draw   (12) Turkey Canyon   (13) Walker Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Las Animas City, Colorado

81054 (pop. 4,905)


Cities Nearby Las Animas City, Colorado

Las Animas Ccd, CO  (pop. 4,943) 0.9 Miles
Purgatoire Valley Ccd, CO  (pop. 340) 13.3 Miles
Cheraw Town, CO  (pop. 170) 15.8 Miles
Cheraw Ccd, CO  (pop. 1,667) 17.4 Miles
La Junta City, CO  (pop. 7,024) 18.5 Miles
La Junta Ccd, CO  (pop. 8,804) 19.2 Miles
Mcclave Ccd, CO  (pop. 845) 20.4 Miles
Swink Town, CO  (pop. 574) 22.2 Miles
Haswell Ccd, CO  (pop. 129) 24.6 Miles
Sugar City Town, CO  (pop. 403) 26.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Las Animas City, Colorado

719



Elevation in Las Animas City, Colorado is 3,914.0 ft. (1,193.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Las Animas City, Colorado

Lat: 38.066980 N        Long: -103.225937 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Las Animas City, Colorado need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Colorado

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.02 5.67 4.49 7.28 0.00 5.89
  Total Electric Industry 7.02 5.67 4.49 7.28 0.00 5.89
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.07 5.73 4.56 7.34 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.07 5.73 4.56 7.34 0.00 5.95
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.20 5.77 4.59 7.61 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 7.20 5.77 4.59 7.61 0.00 6.02
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.24 5.82 4.52 7.72 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.24 5.82 4.52 7.72 0.00 6.05
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 6.00 4.58 7.43 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 6.00 4.58 7.43 0.00 6.07
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.42 6.07 4.52 7.87 0.00 6.12
  Total Electric Industry 7.42 6.07 4.52 7.87 0.00 6.12
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.49 5.93 4.35 7.69 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.49 5.93 4.35 7.69 0.00 6.05
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.42 5.77 4.28 8.00 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.42 5.77 4.28 8.00 0.00 5.95
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.45 5.67 4.34 7.92 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.45 5.67 4.34 7.92 0.00 5.95
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.38 5.61 4.38 8.23 0.00 5.95
  Total Electric Industry 7.38 5.61 4.38 8.23 0.00 5.95
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.31 5.55 4.25 7.77 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.31 5.55 4.25 7.77 0.00 5.88
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.47 5.67 4.48 8.36 0.00 6.02
  Total Electric Industry 7.47 5.67 4.48 8.36 0.00 6.02
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.37 5.67 4.52 6.64 0.00 6.00
  Total Electric Industry 7.37 5.67 4.52 6.64 0.00 6.00
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.14 6.60 5.10 0.00 7.32 6.77
  Total Electric Industry 8.14 6.60 5.10 0.00 7.32 6.77
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 6.89 5.11 0.00 5.81 6.95
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 6.89 5.11 0.00 5.81 6.95
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 9.06 7.62 5.74 0.00 5.01 7.64
  Total Electric Industry 9.06 7.62 5.74 0.00 5.01 7.64
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.02 7.50 5.88 0.00 7.78 7.61
  Total Electric Industry 9.02 7.50 5.88 0.00 7.78 7.61

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Las Animas City, Colorado

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 31   (3.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 41   (4.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 32   (3.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 82   (8.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 60   (6.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 169   (17.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 218   (22.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 102   (10.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 38   (3.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 58   (5.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 11   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 52   (5.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 79   (8.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 620

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 162

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 7

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 23

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 25

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 1

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 42

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 12


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 196

5 to 9 minutes : 246

10 to 14 minutes : 60

15 to 19 minutes : 59

20 to 24 minutes : 102

25 to 29 minutes : 14

30 to 34 minutes : 66

35 to 39 minutes : 8

40 to 44 minutes : 19

45 to 59 minutes : 23

60 to 89 minutes : 81

90 or more minutes : 6


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

With Social Security income : 344

No Social Security income : 838


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

With retirement income : 297

No retirement income : 885


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 132

$10,000 to $14,999 : 108

$15,000 to $19,999 : 24

$20,000 to $24,999 : 80

$25,000 to $29,999 : 59

$30,000 to $34,999 : 56

$35,000 to $39,999 : 21

$40,000 to $44,999 : 73

$45,000 to $49,999 : 47

$50,000 to $59,999 : 57

$60,000 to $74,999 : 62

$75,000 to $99,999 : 77

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $30,568


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Las Animas City, Colorado

  • NEW (1100 AM; 1.1 kW; Wiley, CO; Owner: Timothy C. Cutforth)
  • KBLJ (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Swink, CO; Owner: Ccr-la Junta Iv, Llc)
  • KLMR (920 AM; 5.0 kW; Wiley, CO; Owner: Ccr-lamar Iv, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Las Animas City, Colorado

  • KVAY (105.7 FM; Mc Clave, CO; Owner: Beacon Broadcasting Llc)
  • KRKV (107.3 FM; La Junta, CO; Owner: Alleycat Communications)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Mc Clave, CO; Owner: Kanza Society, Inc.)
  • KECC (89.1 FM; Swink, CO; Owner: The Colorado College)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Swink, CO; Owner: Breath Of The Spirit Ministries)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Swink, CO; Owner: Great Plains Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Cheraw, CO; Owner: Southern Cultural Foundation)
  • KTHN (92.1 FM; Swink, CO; Owner: Ccr-la Junta Iv, Llc)
  • KFVR-FM (94.7 FM; La Junta, CO; Owner: Greeley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (97.3 FM; Cheraw, CO; Owner: Kona Coast Radio, Llc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Las Animas City, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 142  (27.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 78  (15.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 76  (14.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 60  (11.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 79  (15.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 193  (37.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 135  (26.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 178  (34.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 166 Farms In Las Animas City, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Las Animas City, Colorado

The First National Bank Of Las Animas - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $318.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Las Animas City, Colorado

  • La Junta Municipal


    (about 15.6 miles in Cheraw, Colorado; Airport Code: LHX)

  • Lamar Municipal


    (about 29.1 miles in Wiley, Colorado; Airport Code: LAA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Las Animas City, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.91%

Carpooled

13.97%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.40%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.30%

Walked

5.15%

Other Means

0.69%

Worked At Home

2.58%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Las Animas City, Colorado, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 463

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 155

Female householder, no husband present : 203

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 322

Householder not living alone : 39


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 5

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and male partner : 20

All other households : 1,148


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 356

Renter-occupied housing units : 107

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 81

Renter-occupied housing units : 74

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 81

Renter-occupied housing units : 122

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 266

Renter-occupied housing units : 95


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 228

$10,000 to $14,999 : 138

$15,000 to $19,999 : 67

$20,000 to $24,999 : 116

$25,000 to $29,999 : 94

$30,000 to $34,999 : 77

$35,000 to $39,999 : 74

$40,000 to $44,999 : 91

$45,000 to $49,999 : 47

$50,000 to $59,999 : 66

$60,000 to $74,999 : 71

$75,000 to $99,999 : 86

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Total : 1,362


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Occupied : 1,182

Vacant : 180


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 18

Built 1990 to 1999 : 162

Built 1980 to 1989 : 57

Built 1970 to 1979 : 175

Built 1960 to 1969 : 97

Built 1950 to 1959 : 215

Built 1940 to 1949 : 195

Built 1939 or earlier : 443


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Utility gas : 1,066

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 34

Electricity : 57

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 20

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 5

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 74

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 53

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $49,999 : 119

$50,000 to $59,999 : 67

$60,000 to $69,999 : 89

$70,000 to $79,999 : 95

$80,000 to $89,999 : 46

$90,000 to $99,999 : 65

$100,000 to $124,999 : 44

$125,000 to $149,999 : 20

$150,000 to $174,999 : 3

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 3

$300,000 to $399,999 : 6

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 6

Home equity loan only : 4

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 343

Housing units without a mortgage : 431


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Las Animas City, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $38,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $95,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $160,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $57,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $72,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $22,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $49,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $60,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Las Animas City, Colorado: 60.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Las Animas City, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 65.38%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 34.62%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Las Animas City, CO): $26,157
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Las Animas City): $52,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Las Animas City): $410
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Las Animas City, Colorado

Utility Gas: 89.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.3%
Electricity: 8.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Las Animas City, Colorado are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Las Animas City, Colorado

Bent County Nursing Services


     Address: 701 Park Avenue, Las Animas, Colorado 81054
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 10/19/1966

Arkansas Valley Reg Med Ctr Home Health


     Address: 1100 Carson, La Junta, Colorado 81050
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/7/1994

Pioneer Home Care


     Address: 208 North Main Street, Rocky Ford, Colorado 81067
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/31/1996

Prowers Medical Center Home Health


     Address: 206 North Street, Lamar, Colorado 81052
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 3/19/1997

Kiowa Home Health Services


     Address: 311 West 12th Street, Eads, Colorado 81036
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 8/5/1975

Hospitals Close To Las Animas City, Colorado

Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1100 Carson Avenue, La Junta, Colorado 81050
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Prowers Medical Center


     Address: 401 Kendall Drive, Lamar, Colorado 81052
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Keefe Memorial Hospital


     Address: 602 N 6th W St Po Box 578, Cheyenne Wells, Colorado 80810
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Parkview Medical Center Inc


     Address: 400 W 16th Street, Pueblo, Colorado 81003
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Colorado Mental Health Institute At Pueblo


     Address: 1600 W 24th St, Pueblo, Colorado 81003
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Nursing Homes Close To Las Animas City, Colorado

Bent County Healthcare Center


     Address: 810 Third Street, Las Animas, Colorado 81054
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center/ Ecf


     Address: 1100 Carson Ave, La Junta, Colorado 81050
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 10
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center- Nursing C


     Address: 514 West 10th Street, La Junta, Colorado 81050
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 76%

Pioneer Health Care Center


     Address: 900 South 12th Street, Rocky Ford, Colorado 81067
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Crowley County Nursing Center


     Address: 401 Idaho Avenue, Ordway, Colorado 81063
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 89%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Las Animas City, Colorado

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 406 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Las Animas City, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 425
    Disabled Workers: 135
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 50


(updated 2007)



Bent County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.43%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.09%
  • Other 1.48%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Las Animas City, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Bent County, CO

6.97 % of Bent County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $23,689

Colorado Average 10.77 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Bent County, CO (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Prowers County , CO 1.22 % ($27,333 AGI )
  • Otero County , CO 0.68 % ($26,100 AGI )

Relocation away from Bent County, CO

8.76 % of Bent County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,705

Colorado Average 10.03 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Bent County, CO (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Otero County , CO 1.20 % ($18,667 AGI )
  • Prowers County , CO 0.93 % ($29,714 AGI )
  • Pueblo County , CO 0.73 % ($28,182 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Colorado

Low Bracket: $0 (4.63%)
High Bracket: $0 (4.63%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Colorado

2.90%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Las Animas City, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Las Animas City, Colorado directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Las Animas City, Colorado

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 40 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape n/a n/a 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 77 38 0 40 44 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 44 43 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault n/a n/a 23 10 13 11 1 8 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 864 384 499 425 40 349 130 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary n/a n/a 27 10 33 22 8 15 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 1,015 384 1,266 849 320 655 174 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a n/a 59 32 40 53 37 56 28 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 2,217 1,229 1,534 2,046 1,478 2,446 1,215 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a 1 2 3 0 6 3 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 38 77 115 0 240 131 130 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson n/a n/a 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a 75 38 38 0 80 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a 6 3 4 3 0 3 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a 22 11 19 19 13 19 9 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a 14 7 11 11 7 11 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Colorado

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
8,381 9,125 11,369 9,961 6,950 10,980 14,666 15,240 16,098 16,471


(updated 2014)



Jails in Las Animas City, Colorado


  • Bent County Jail


    11100 County Road Gg. 50, Las Animas, CO 81054
    Capacity: 38
    Confined: 37
    Avg. Population: 35
    Year Built: 2000


(updated 2006)



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