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Demographics Analysis

The people of Palisade Town, 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
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 118

5 to 9 years : 57

10 to 14 years : 78

15 to 17 years : 75

18 and 19 years : 18

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 49

25 to 29 years : 75

30 to 34 years : 108

35 to 39 years : 54

40 to 44 years : 104

45 to 49 years : 77

50 to 54 years : 196

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 52

62 to 64 years : 38

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 57

70 to 74 years : 65

75 to 79 years : 50

80 to 84 years : 54

85 years and over : 63

Female:

Under 5 years : 123

5 to 9 years : 34

10 to 14 years : 62

15 to 17 years : 76

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 35

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 58

25 to 29 years : 47

30 to 34 years : 113

35 to 39 years : 103

40 to 44 years : 60

45 to 49 years : 59

50 to 54 years : 126

55 to 59 years : 91

60 and 61 years : 62

62 to 64 years : 69

65 and 66 years : 29

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 66

75 to 79 years : 43

80 to 84 years : 37

85 years and over : 73


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,453

Multiple ancestry : 1,128

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 18

Ancestry not reported : 218


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,718

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 24

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 17

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 45

Not a U.S. citizen : 13


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 241

5 to 17 years : 382

18 to 24 years : 167

25 to 34 years : 343

35 to 44 years : 321

45 to 54 years : 458

55 to 59 years : 111

60 and 61 years : 114

62 to 64 years : 107

65 to 74 years : 253

75 years and over : 320

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 190

5 to 17 years : 289

18 to 24 years : 118

25 to 34 years : 161

35 to 44 years : 112

45 to 54 years : 169

55 to 59 years : 24

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 131

75 years and over : 86

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 93

18 to 24 years : 36

25 to 34 years : 182

35 to 44 years : 179

45 to 54 years : 289

55 to 59 years : 87

60 and 61 years : 106

62 to 64 years : 68

65 to 74 years : 122

75 years and over : 202

Native, born outside the United States:

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 : 17

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 24

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 30

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 629

Female : 674

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 725

Female : 690

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 24

Female : 17

Foreign born:

Male : 30

Female : 28


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 1,198

Born in other state in the United States : 1,260

Native: born outside the United States : 41

Foreign born : 15


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 252

Now married, except separated : 500

Divorced : 114

Separated : 0

Widowed : 44

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 165

Now married, except separated : 768

Divorced : 179

Separated : 38

Widowed : 186

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 31

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 38

Divorced : 7

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Speak only English : 2,465

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 48

Speak English less than "very well" : 24

German:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 4


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Palisade Town, Colorado

  • German: 496   (18.3%)
  • English: 410   (15.1%)
  • Irish: 396   (14.6%)
  • Other Groups: 385   (14.2%)
  • United States Or American: 187   (6.9%)
  • Italian: 125   (4.6%)
  • Dutch: 77   (2.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 75   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 73   (2.7%)
  • Norwegian: 72   (2.7%)
  • Swedish: 72   (2.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 54   (2.0%)
  • Austrian: 45   (1.7%)
  • Polish: 38   (1.4%)
  • Welsh: 36   (1.3%)
  • Danish: 35   (1.3%)
  • Swiss: 23   (0.8%)
  • Scandinavian: 20   (0.7%)
  • Finnish: 16   (0.6%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 14   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 13   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 9   (0.3%)
  • British: 9   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 7   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 4   (0.1%)
  • European: 4   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 3   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Palisade Town, Colorado is 2,817



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Palisade Town, Colorado: 1,408
Female Population in Palisade Town, Colorado: 1,409


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Palisade Town, Colorado: 41.5
Median Female Resident Age in Palisade Town, Colorado: 41.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Palisade Town, Colorado


White


Both sexes

44.4

Male

42.5

Female

45.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

19.0

Male

22.5

Female

12.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

31.3

Male

32.0

Female

31.3

Asian


Both sexes

57.2

Male

47.5

Female

60.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

25.5

Male

43.3

Female

22.5

Other


Both sexes

19.0

Male

25.8

Female

17.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

31.5

Male

36.3

Female

23.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.2

Male

30.0

Female

23.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.9

Male

42.7

Female

46.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Palisade Town, Colorado


  • White: 2,514
  • African American: 20
  • American Indian: 7
  • Asian: 52
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 126
  • Two or More Races: 98



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Palisade Town, Colorado

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.49%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 34   (4.17%)
  • 9th Grade: 26   (3.19%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 26   (3.19%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 45   (5.51%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 188   (23.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 76   (9.31%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 180   (22.06%)
  • Associate Degree: 42   (5.15%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 175   (21.45%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (1.96%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.49%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 46   (4.85%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (0.74%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (0.95%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (2.21%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 36   (3.79%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 339   (35.72%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 107   (11.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 190   (20.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 50   (5.27%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 109   (11.49%)
  • Master's Degree: 22   (2.32%)
  • Professional School Degree: 13   (1.37%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Palisade Town, Colorado

  • Taylor Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 689 Brentwood Dr, Palisade, CO 81526, Phone: (970) 464-7595, Students: 420 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Palisade Town, Colorado

  • Palisade High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3679 G Road, Palisade, CO 81526, Phone: (970) 464-5937, Students: 899 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Palisade Town, Colorado

  • Mcpld-palisade Branch Library


    119 W. 3rd Street, Palisade, CO 81526

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Palisade Town, Colorado


  • Palisade Historical Society


    Po Box 631, Palisade, CO 81526

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Palisade Town, 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 Palisade Town, Colorado.

Area Features of Palisade Town, Colorado


Basin


(1) Whitewater Basin  

Building


(1) East Orchard Mesa Fire District   (2) Palisade Fire Department   (3) Palisade Town Police Department  

Canal


(1) Orchard Mesa Canal   (2) Orchard Mesa Siphon  

Cape


(1) Beavertail Mountain  

Civil


(1) De Beque Division   (2) Town Of Palisade  

Cliff


(1) Bailey Point   (2) Palisade Point  

Dam


(1) Bunk Ridge Retention Dam   (2) Cliff Lake Dam   (3) Grand Valley Diversion Dam   (4) Palisade Cabin Dam   (5) Phylcon Number 1 Dam   (6) Vincent Number 1 Dam   (7) Vincent Number 2 Dam  

Flat


(1) Cobert Flats   (2) Deer Park   (3) Silvey Flats   (4) Whittaker Flats  

Lake


(1) Whiskers Pond  

Locale


(1) Cameo Siding   (2) Tunnel  

Mine


(1) Blackbird Mine   (2) Blue Flame Mine   (3) Cameo Number One Mine   (4) Farmers Mine   (5) Garfield Mine   (6) Gearhart Mine   (7) Gearhart Pit   (8) Go Boy Mine   (9) Midwest Mine   (10) Midwest Red Arrow Mine   (11) Mount Lincoln Mine   (12) Palisade Mines   (13) Roadside Mine   (14) Thomas Allen Lease Mine   (15) Winger Mine  

Populated Place


(1) Cameo   (2) Mount Lincoln   (3) Palisade  

Post Office


(1) Palisade Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Cabin Reservoir   (2) Cliff Lake Reservoir   (3) Palisade Cabin Reservoir   (4) Palisade Reservoir Number 1   (5) Palisade Reservoir Number 3   (6) Phylcon Number 1 Reservoir   (7) Vincent Reservoir Number 1   (8) Vincent Reservoirs  

Ridge


(1) Bunkwater Ridge  

School


(1) Taylor School  

Spring


(1) Kruzen Springs  

Stream


(1) Asbury Creek   (2) Big Wash   (3) Cottonwood Creek   (4) Jerry Creek   (5) Plateau Creek   (6) Rapid Creek   (7) Spring Creek   (8) Watson Creek  

Summit


(1) East Orchard Mesa   (2) Horse Mountain   (3) Mount Lincoln  

Tower


(1) Kjct-tv Grand Junction  

Tunnel


(1) Beavertail Mountain Tunnel  

Valley


(1) Coal Canyon   (2) Coal Gulch   (3) De Beque Canyon   (4) Jackson Canyon   (5) Main Canyon   (6) Roberts Canyon   (7) The Blowout   (8) White Sage Draw  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Palisade Town, Colorado

81526 (pop. 5,338)


Cities Nearby Palisade Town, Colorado

Clifton Ccd, CO  (pop. 27,971) 4.2 Miles
Whitewater-kahnah Creek Ccd, CO  (pop. 2,532) 5.7 Miles
Clifton Cdp, CO  (pop. 19,456) 6.3 Miles
Fruitvale Cdp, CO  (pop. 7,228) 6.9 Miles
Orchard Mesa Cdp, CO  (pop. 6,308) 10.4 Miles
Grand Junction Ccd, CO  (pop. 80,507) 11.1 Miles
Grand Junction City, CO  (pop. 59,778) 11.2 Miles
De Beque Ccd, CO  (pop. 844) 13.8 Miles
Redlands Cdp, CO  (pop. 8,050) 15.5 Miles
De Beque Town, CO  (pop. 442) 17.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Palisade Town, Colorado

970



Elevation in Palisade Town, Colorado is 5,039.0 ft. (1,536.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Palisade Town, Colorado

Lat: 39.109335 N        Long: -108.354277 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Palisade Town, 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 Palisade Town, Colorado

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 35   (2.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 17   (1.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 37   (3.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 94   (7.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 136   (11.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 247   (20.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 216   (17.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 137   (11.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 45   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 55   (4.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 45   (3.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 93   (7.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 61   (5.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 922

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 91

In 3-person carpool : 9

In 4-person carpool : 44

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 4

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 8

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 19

Bicycle : 25

Walked : 23

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 52


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 160

5 to 9 minutes : 86

10 to 14 minutes : 106

15 to 19 minutes : 166

20 to 24 minutes : 224

25 to 29 minutes : 88

30 to 34 minutes : 74

35 to 39 minutes : 6

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 96

60 to 89 minutes : 70

90 or more minutes : 69


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

With Social Security income : 458

No Social Security income : 793


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

With retirement income : 332

No retirement income : 919


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 31

$10,000 to $14,999 : 44

$15,000 to $19,999 : 32

$20,000 to $24,999 : 46

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 32

$40,000 to $44,999 : 98

$45,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 112

$60,000 to $74,999 : 159

$75,000 to $99,999 : 89

$100,000 to $124,999 : 103

$125,000 to $149,999 : 22

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 25


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $56,827


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Palisade Town, Colorado

  • KEXO (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • NEW (1290 AM; 25.0 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Rams Iii)
  • KTMM (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KTMM (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KDTA (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Delta, CO; Owner: United Ministries)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 5.0 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: United Ministries)
  • KRGS (690 AM; 2.3 kW; Battlement Mesa, CO; Owner: Western Slope Communications, L.l.c.)
  • NEW (730 AM; 2.183 kW; Fruitvale, CO; Owner: Cleo Broadcasting, Llc)
  • NEW (730 AM; 2.0 kW; Fruitvale, CO; Owner: Cleo Broadcasting, Llc)
  • NEW (790 AM; 0.25 kW; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Cleo Broadcasting, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Palisade Town, Colorado

  • KMOZ-FM (100.7 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KENG (101.1 FM; Battlement Mesa, CO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KDVC (102.3 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: College Creek Media, Llc)
  • KMXY (104.3 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KZKS (105.3 FM; Battlement Mesa, CO; Owner: Western Slope Communications, L.l.c.)
  • KRZX (106.1 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Skywest Media L.l.c.)
  • KBKL (107.9 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KAFM (88.1 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Grand Valley Public Radio Co, Inc)
  • KCIC (88.5 FM; Fruitvale, CO; Owner: Pear Park Baptist Schools)
  • KPRN (89.5 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Public Broadcasting Of Colorado, Inc.)
  • KLFV (90.3 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Battlement Mesa, CO; Owner: Academy Media Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Battlement Mesa, CO; Owner: Catholic Hour, Inc.)
  • KMSA (91.3 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mesa State College)
  • KJYE (92.3 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KMGJ (93.1 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Mbc Grand Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KAAI (98.5 FM; Palisade, CO; Owner: Covenant Educational Media, Inc.)
  • KEKB (99.9 FM; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Palisade Town, Colorado

  • KKCO (Channel 11; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • KRMJ (Channel 18; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Rocky Mountain Public Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • KFQX (Channel 4; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Parker Broadcasting Of Colorado, Llc)
  • KREX-TV (Channel 5; Grand Junction, CO; Owner: Hoak Media Of Colorado License, Llc)
  • KJCT (Channel 8; Palisade, CO; Owner: Pikes Peak Television, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Palisade Town, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 154  (23.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 145  (22.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 78  (11.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 93  (14.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 137  (22.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 215  (35.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 220  (36.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 242 Farms In Palisade Town, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Palisade Town, Colorado

Colorado National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $66.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Palisade Town, Colorado

  • Walker Field


    (about 8.6 miles in Grand Junction, Colorado; Airport Code: GJT)

  • Grand Junction Regional


    (about 9.3 miles in Grand Junction, Colorado; Airport Code: GJT)

  • Blake Field


    (about 27.4 miles in Austin, Colorado; Airport Code: ZXY)

  • Garfield County Regional


    (about 41.7 miles in Silt, Colorado; Airport Code: RIL)

  • Riverside


    (about 41.7 miles in Silt, Colorado; Airport Code: RIL)

  • North Fork Valley


    (about 42.6 miles in Hotchkiss, Colorado; Airport Code: WPO)

  • Montrose Regional


    (about 48.8 miles in Montrose, Colorado; Airport Code: MTJ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Palisade Town, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

70.52%

Carpooled

17.77%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.99%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.48%

Bicycle

0.24%

Walked

5.74%

Other Means

0.32%

Worked At Home

2.95%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Palisade Town, 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
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 622

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 130

Female householder, no husband present : 123

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 326

Householder not living alone : 50


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 30

All other households : 1,221


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 530

Renter-occupied housing units : 92

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 99

Renter-occupied housing units : 31

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 76

Renter-occupied housing units : 47

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 211

Renter-occupied housing units : 165


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 106

$10,000 to $14,999 : 78

$15,000 to $19,999 : 81

$20,000 to $24,999 : 94

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 61

$35,000 to $39,999 : 92

$40,000 to $44,999 : 134

$45,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 129

$60,000 to $74,999 : 182

$75,000 to $99,999 : 89

$100,000 to $124,999 : 103

$125,000 to $149,999 : 22

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 25


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Total : 1,323


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Occupied : 1,251

Vacant : 72


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 44

Built 2000 to 2004 : 59

Built 1990 to 1999 : 215

Built 1980 to 1989 : 284

Built 1970 to 1979 : 210

Built 1960 to 1969 : 74

Built 1950 to 1959 : 66

Built 1940 to 1949 : 25

Built 1939 or earlier : 346


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Utility gas : 1,016

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 11

Electricity : 153

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 24

Wood : 23

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 4

No fuel used : 20


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 41

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 24

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 20

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $69,999 : 14

$70,000 to $79,999 : 42

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 78

$125,000 to $149,999 : 38

$150,000 to $174,999 : 147

$175,000 to $199,999 : 150

$200,000 to $249,999 : 119

$250,000 to $299,999 : 57

$300,000 to $399,999 : 43

$400,000 to $499,999 : 42

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Palisade Town, 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 : 61

Home equity loan only : 66

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 395

Housing units without a mortgage : 394


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Palisade Town, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $207,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $175,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $152,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $126,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $148,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $202,900

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $174,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Palisade Town, Colorado: 56.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Palisade Town, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Palisade Town, CO): $27,739
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Palisade Town): $89,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Palisade Town): $510
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Palisade Town, Colorado

Utility Gas: 88.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.5%
Electricity: 10.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.4%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
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 Palisade Town, Colorado are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Palisade Town, Colorado

Alpine Home Health Care Llc


     Address: 602 Jackson Street, Clifton, Colorado 81520
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/5/1991

Home Care Of The Grand Valley


     Address: 1131 N 21st St, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/6/1981

Community Hospital Home Health Services


     Address: 2021 North 12th Street, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/15/1997

Rocky Mountain Nurses, Inc.


     Address: 2478 Patterson Rd #10, Grand Junction, Colorado 81505
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/6/1996

Interim Healthcare Of Western Colorado Inc


     Address: 2764 Compass Drive, #225, Grand Junction, Colorado 81506
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/19/1995

Hospitals Close To Palisade Town, Colorado

St Mary's Hospital And Medical Center


     Address: 2635 N 7th Street, Grand Junction, Colorado 81502
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Community Hospital


     Address: 2021 N 12th St, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Delta County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1501 E 3rd Street, Delta, Colorado 81416
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Montrose Memorial Hospital


     Address: 800 S 3rd St, Montrose, Colorado 81401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Grand River Medical Center


     Address: 501 Airport Road, Rifle, Colorado 81650
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Palisade Town, Colorado

Palisade Living Center


     Address: 151 East 3rd, Palisade, Colorado 81526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Mantey Heights Rehabilitation & Care Center


     Address: 2825 Patterson Road, Grand Junction, Colorado 81506
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Larchwood Inns


     Address: 2845 North 15th Street, Grand Junction, Colorado 81506
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: Not Avai%

Mesa Manor Care Center


     Address: 2901 North 12th Street, Grand Junction, Colorado 81506
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 94%

La Villa Grande Care Center


     Address: 2501 Little Bookcliff Drive, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Palisade Town, Colorado

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 441 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Palisade Town, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 755
    Disabled Workers: 120
    Widowers Workers: 95
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 55


(updated 2007)



Mesa County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 31.61%
  • Bush & Cheney 67.12%
  • Other 1.26%



(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 Palisade Town, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Mesa County, CO

8.52 % of Mesa County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $42,805

Colorado Average 10.77 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,588

Colorado Average 0.19 %

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

  • Garfield County , CO 0.51 % ($48,260 AGI )
  • Delta County , CO 0.30 % ($33,014 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , CO 0.26 % ($42,254 AGI )

Relocation away from Mesa County, CO

6.09 % of Mesa 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 $35,794

Colorado Average 10.03 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $24,941

Colorado Average 0.12 %

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

  • Garfield County , CO 0.32 % ($36,248 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , CO 0.20 % ($30,568 AGI )
  • Montrose County , CO 0.20 % ($34,978 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 Palisade Town, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Palisade Town, Colorado

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
08/11/1999, 10:55 am 0 0 $300K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
09/27/2005, 03:35 pm 0 0 $40K --
09/22/2005, 03:35 pm 0 0 $15K --
09/21/2005, 04:37 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/16/2004, 04:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/29/2002, 05:10 pm 0 0 $4K --
06/05/2000, 03:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/17/1999, 05:08 pm 0 0 $5K --
         





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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 Palisade Town, Colorado directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Palisade Town, Colorado

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
Rape 0 n/a 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 0 37 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
Robbery 1 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 38 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
Assault 1 n/a 4 6 5 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a
    per 100,000 38 n/a 151 224 185 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 146 n/a
Burglary 7 n/a 6 5 3 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a
    per 100,000 264 n/a 226 187 111 110 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 73 n/a
Larceny Theft 41 n/a 25 17 17 13 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a
    per 100,000 1,548 n/a 942 634 629 475 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 37 n/a
Vehicle Theft 0 n/a 1 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 n/a 38 75 37 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a
Arson 1 n/a 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a
    per 100,000 38 n/a 0 37 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 37 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 n/a 1 2 2 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
12 n/a 8 6 5 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
6 n/a 5 4 3 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 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)



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