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   (County: Chaffee County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Salida 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
(Salida City, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 157

5 to 9 years : 197

10 to 14 years : 234

15 to 17 years : 60

18 and 19 years : 56

20 years : 14

21 years : 106

22 to 24 years : 153

25 to 29 years : 165

30 to 34 years : 200

35 to 39 years : 103

40 to 44 years : 269

45 to 49 years : 271

50 to 54 years : 211

55 to 59 years : 189

60 and 61 years : 75

62 to 64 years : 68

65 and 66 years : 52

67 to 69 years : 27

70 to 74 years : 102

75 to 79 years : 88

80 to 84 years : 15

85 years and over : 72

Female:

Under 5 years : 155

5 to 9 years : 84

10 to 14 years : 144

15 to 17 years : 170

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 10

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 75

25 to 29 years : 127

30 to 34 years : 170

35 to 39 years : 255

40 to 44 years : 136

45 to 49 years : 257

50 to 54 years : 212

55 to 59 years : 150

60 and 61 years : 115

62 to 64 years : 51

65 and 66 years : 59

67 to 69 years : 82

70 to 74 years : 85

75 to 79 years : 56

80 to 84 years : 59

85 years and over : 65


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Salida City, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,417

Multiple ancestry : 2,282

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 90

Ancestry not reported : 635


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,227

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 8

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 4

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 116

Not a U.S. citizen : 69


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Salida City, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 312

5 to 17 years : 889

18 to 24 years : 437

25 to 34 years : 662

35 to 44 years : 763

45 to 54 years : 951

55 to 59 years : 339

60 and 61 years : 190

62 to 64 years : 119

65 to 74 years : 407

75 years and over : 355

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 289

5 to 17 years : 852

18 to 24 years : 237

25 to 34 years : 254

35 to 44 years : 272

45 to 54 years : 382

55 to 59 years : 97

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 44

65 to 74 years : 153

75 years and over : 81

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 31

18 to 24 years : 171

25 to 34 years : 348

35 to 44 years : 483

45 to 54 years : 535

55 to 59 years : 242

60 and 61 years : 120

62 to 64 years : 75

65 to 74 years : 227

75 years and over : 258

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 : 4

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 8

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 6

18 to 24 years : 29

25 to 34 years : 60

35 to 44 years : 4

45 to 54 years : 34

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 27

75 years and over : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Salida City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,486

Female : 1,228

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,328

Female : 1,185

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 8

Female : 4

Foreign born:

Male : 62

Female : 123


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Salida City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 2,542

Born in other state in the United States : 2,415

Native: born outside the United States : 12

Foreign born : 146


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Salida City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 685

Now married, except separated : 844

Divorced : 178

Separated : 12

Widowed : 84

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 417

Now married, except separated : 1,190

Divorced : 514

Separated : 99

Widowed : 239

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 40

Now married, except separated : 122

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,740

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 174

Speak English less than "very well" : 100

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 23

German:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Salida City, Colorado

  • German: 1,095   (18.8%)
  • English: 913   (15.7%)
  • Other Groups: 810   (13.9%)
  • Irish: 761   (13.1%)
  • Italian: 642   (11.0%)
  • United States Or American: 251   (4.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 162   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 157   (2.7%)
  • Dutch: 132   (2.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 116   (2.0%)
  • Swedish: 99   (1.7%)
  • Greek: 75   (1.3%)
  • Norwegian: 67   (1.2%)
  • Austrian: 67   (1.2%)
  • Polish: 64   (1.1%)
  • European: 52   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 50   (0.9%)
  • Scandinavian: 49   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 40   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 28   (0.5%)
  • Hungarian: 23   (0.4%)
  • Yugoslavian: 21   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 21   (0.4%)
  • Slovene: 20   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 16   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 16   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 13   (0.2%)
  • British: 12   (0.2%)
  • Alsatian: 12   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 9   (0.2%)
  • Celtic: 5   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 5   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 5   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 4   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Salida City, Colorado is 5,424



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Salida City, Colorado: 2,884
Female Population in Salida City, Colorado: 2,540


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Salida City, Colorado: 39.9
Median Female Resident Age in Salida City, Colorado: 41.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Salida City, Colorado


White


Both sexes

47.0

Male

45.1

Female

48.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

27.7

Male

30.5

Female

27.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.3

Male

42.0

Female

35.0

Asian


Both sexes

37.5

Male

32.5

Female

39.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

32.5

Male

32.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

35.8

Male

30.3

Female

48.2

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.5

Male

19.5

Female

33.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.9

Male

32.1

Female

40.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.5

Male

45.6

Female

49.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Salida City, Colorado


  • White: 5,115
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 8
  • Asian: 29
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 106
  • Two or More Races: 166



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 15   (0.8%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 9   (0.48%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 16   (0.86%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 29   (1.55%)
  • 9th Grade: 25   (1.34%)
  • 10th Grade: 75   (4.01%)
  • 11th Grade: 42   (2.25%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 21   (1.12%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 568   (30.39%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 239   (12.79%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 299   (16%)
  • Associate Degree: 103   (5.51%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 292   (15.62%)
  • Master's Degree: 97   (5.19%)
  • Professional School Degree: 36   (1.93%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.16%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 19   (0.89%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.47%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (0.61%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 45   (2.11%)
  • 9th Grade: 36   (1.69%)
  • 10th Grade: 56   (2.63%)
  • 11th Grade: 74   (3.48%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 54   (2.54%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 729   (34.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 208   (9.77%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 318   (14.94%)
  • Associate Degree: 149   (7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 301   (14.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 98   (4.6%)
  • Professional School Degree: 19   (0.89%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Salida City, Colorado

  • Salida R-32


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 310 East 9th Street, Salida, CO 81201, Phone: (719) 530-5252, Students: 1,116 )

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

  • Longfellow Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 350 West 8th Street, Salida, CO 81201, Phone: (719) 530-5260, Students: 398 )

  • Salida Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 520 Milford Street, Salida, CO 81201, Phone: (719) 530-5300, Students: 335 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Salida City, Colorado

  • Salida High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 905 D Street, Salida, CO 81201, Phone: (719) 530-5400, Students: 383 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Salida City, Colorado

  • Tlc Christian School And Son Shine Inn


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 943, Salida, CO 81201, Phone: (719) 539-1693, Students: 87 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Salida City, Colorado

  • Southern Chaffee County Regional Lib Dist/salida


    405 'e' Street, Salida, CO 81201

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Salida City, Colorado


  • Stage Left Theatre Company


    Po Box 216, Salida, CO 81201

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Salida 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 Salida City, Colorado.

Area Features of Salida City, Colorado


Airport


(1) Cmrs Airdrome Airport Historical   (2) Dodsworth Airport   (3) Harriet Alexander Field Airport   (4) Salida Airport Historical   (5) Salida Hospital Heliport  

Building


(1) Chaffee County Emergency Medical Service   (2) Chaffee County Emergency Medical Services Station 1   (3) Chaffee County Fire Protection District Station 4   (4) Chaffee County Fire Protection District Station 5   (5) Chaffee County Jail   (6) Chaffee County Sheriff S Office   (7) Colorado Division Of Wildlife Salida Service Center   (8) Colorado Fire Camp   (9) Colorado State Parks Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area   (10) Colorado State Patrol   (11) Salida Fire Department   (12) Salida Police Department   (13) Us Forest Service Salida Ranger District  

Canal


(1) Cameron Ditch   (2) Harrington Ditch   (3) Kraft Ditch   (4) Missouri Park Ditch   (5) North Fork Ditch   (6) Salida Ditch   (7) Sunnyside Park Ditch   (8) Williams-hamm Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Centerville Cemetery   (2) Cleora Cemetery   (3) Fairview Cemetery   (4) Woodlawn Cemetery  

Census


(1) Maysville Census Designated Place   (2) Smeltertown Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Cross Roads Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Salida   (2) Salida Division   (3) Town Of Poncha Springs  

Dam


(1) Fooses Dam   (2) Franz Number 1 Dam   (3) O Haver Lake Dam  

Flat


(1) Adobe Park   (2) Coons Park   (3) Herring Park   (4) Missouri Park   (5) Sand Park  

Hospital


(1) Heart Of The Rockies Regional Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Dry Lake   (2) Fooses Lake  

Locale


(1) Angel Of Shavano Campground   (2) Bassam Guard Station   (3) Blanchard Ranch   (4) Blank Cabin   (5) Gold Bug Mine   (6) Hecla Junction   (7) Mears Junction   (8) Minnman Ranch   (9) Mount Shavano Hatchery   (10) O Haver Lake Campground   (11) Oklahoma State University Engineering Camp  

Mine


(1) Aksarben Mine   (2) Allard Beryllium Mine   (3) American Flag Mine   (4) American Fluorspar Mine Company Mine   (5) Anaconda Mine   (6) Anna Huffman Copper Mine   (7) Bancroft Incline Mine   (8) Bancroft Mine   (9) Ben Hill Mine   (10) Blue Stone Mine   (11) Bonus Extension Mine   (12) Bowen Quarry   (13) Buckley Hill Mine   (14) Calumet Iron Mine   (15) Chaffee County Fluorspar Mine   (16) Cinderella South Mine   (17) Colorado Fluorspar Company Mine   (18) Colorado Granite Quarry   (19) Condor Mine   (20) Copper King Mine   (21) Crete Mine   (22) Curly Lee Shaft Mine   (23) Dangerfield Mine   (24) Delay Tunnel Mine   (25) Federal Quarry   (26) Flora Belle Mine   (27) Free Town Lode Mine   (28) Golden Island Mine   (29) Golden Wonder Mine   (30) Gypsy Queen Mine   (31) Herksberger Tunnel Mine   (32) Hill Top Mine   (33) Holdredge Mine   (34) Homestake Mine   (35) Independence Mine   (36) Jack Rabbit Group Mine   (37) Joe Robesnick Mine   (38) Kramer Mine   (39) Last Chance Prospect Mine   (40) Lionelle Mine   (41) M And W Mine   (42) Mascot Mine   (43) Midwest Quarry   (44) Mill Tunnel Mine   (45) Morgan Ranch Mine   (46) Mount Cross Granite Quarry   (47) Mount Princeton Quarry   (48) Nutmeg Mine   (49) Polly Number Four Mine   (50) Rock King Lode Mine   (51) Rose Pink Quarry   (52) Savilla Queen Number Two Mine   (53) Sedalia Mine   (54) Snowflake Lode Mine   (55) Snowflake Number Two Mine   (56) Springfield Mine   (57) Stewart Mine   (58) Stockton Mine   (59) Sunset Mine   (60) Tiger Lily Mine   (61) Trefone Tunnel Mine   (62) Turret Independence Mine   (63) Ulrich Pit   (64) Vivandiere Mine   (65) Warner Granite Quarry   (66) White King Group Mine   (67) Wonder Lode Mine  

Park


(1) Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area   (2) Frantz Lake State Wildlife Area   (3) Mount Shavano State Wildlife Area  

Populated Place


(1) Belleview   (2) Browns Canon   (3) Cleora   (4) Futurity   (5) Maysville   (6) Poncha Springs   (7) Salida   (8) Smeltertown   (9) Swan Historical   (10) Turret  

Post Office


(1) Poncha Springs Post Office   (2) Salida Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Frantz Lake  

Ridge


(1) Aspen Ridge   (2) Graphite Ridge  

School


(1) Browns Canyon School   (2) Centerville School   (3) Longfellow Elementary School   (4) Longfellow School   (5) Saint Joseph School  

Spring


(1) Black Diamond Spring   (2) Browns Canyon Warm Spring   (3) Browns Grotto Warm Spring   (4) Cable Spring   (5) Cutler Spring   (6) Hermit Springs   (7) Hollenbeck Spring   (8) Manoa Springs   (9) Midway Spring   (10) Poncha Hot Springs   (11) Rock Spring   (12) Sawmill Spring   (13) School Section Spring   (14) Wicker Spring   (15) Willard Spring  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Browns Creek   (3) Como Creek   (4) Cottonwood Creek   (5) Cree Creek   (6) Del Monte Ditch   (7) Droz Creek   (8) Eddy Creek   (9) Fooses Creek   (10) Fourmile Creek   (11) Gas Creek   (12) Green Creek   (13) Little Cochetopa Creek   (14) Lost Creek   (15) Mcclure Creek   (16) Murry Ditch   (17) North Fooses Creek   (18) North Fork South Arkansas River   (19) Pass Creek   (20) Pioneer Ditch   (21) Placer Creek   (22) Poncha Creek   (23) Redman Creek   (24) Rock Creek   (25) Sand Creek   (26) South Arkansas River   (27) South Fooses Creek   (28) South Sand Creek   (29) Spruce Creek   (30) Stumpy Creek   (31) Threemile Creek   (32) Ute Creek   (33) Williams Hamm Ditch   (34) Willow Creek  

Summit


(1) Calumet Mountain   (2) Cameron Mountain   (3) Cleveland Mountain   (4) Creep Mountain   (5) Green Mountain   (6) Methodist Mountain   (7) Poncha Mountain   (8) Rick Mountain   (9) Tenderfoot Hill   (10) The Crater   (11) The Mascot   (12) The Reef  

Tower


(1) Kvrh-am Salida   (2) Kvrh-fm Salida   (3) Wvrh Radio Tower  

Trail


(1) Round Hill Trail  

Valley


(1) Bails Gulch   (2) Blank Gulch   (3) Browns Canyon   (4) Cable Gulch   (5) Calf Gulch   (6) Cals Fork Gulch   (7) Camp Rock Gulch   (8) Cat Gulch   (9) Cedar Gulch   (10) Cemetery Gulch   (11) Columbine Gulch   (12) Cottonwood Gulch   (13) Crater Gulch   (14) Cutler Gulch   (15) Dead Goat Gulch   (16) Dead Horse Gulch   (17) Droney Gulch   (18) Dry Lake Gulch   (19) Futurity Gulch   (20) Green Gulch   (21) Harrington Gulch   (22) Hunter Gulch   (23) King Gulch   (24) Little Bull Gulch   (25) Loggie Gulch   (26) Longfellow Gulch   (27) Longs Gulch   (28) Marble Quarry Gulch   (29) Mill Gulch   (30) Railroad Gulch   (31) Sand Gulch   (32) Sawmill Gulch   (33) Silverheels Gulch   (34) Siverheel Gulch   (35) Spring Gulch   (36) Stafford Gulch   (37) Sweetwater Gulch   (38) Weldon Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Salida City, Colorado

81201 (pop. 8,710)


Cities Nearby Salida City, Colorado

Salida Ccd, CO  (pop. 9,401) 2.7 Miles
Poncha Springs Town, CO  (pop. 588) 4.5 Miles
Bonanza Town, CO  (pop. 7) 18.1 Miles
Cotopaxi Ccd, CO  (pop. 3,150) 18.4 Miles
Buena Vista Town, CO  (pop. 2,685) 22.5 Miles
Buena Vista Ccd, CO  (pop. 7,469) 23.6 Miles
Pitkin Town, CO  (pop. 71) 28.7 Miles
Lake George Ccd, CO  (pop. 1,798) 29.9 Miles
Saguache Ccd, CO  (pop. 2,650) 31.4 Miles
Saguache Town, CO  (pop. 736) 31.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Salida City, Colorado

719



Elevation in Salida City, Colorado is 7,090.0 ft. (2,161.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Salida City, Colorado

Lat: 38.531442 N        Long: -105.996090 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 108   (5.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 60   (2.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 34   (1.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 104   (4.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 148   (6.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 230   (10.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 452   (20.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 338   (15.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 131   (6.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 202   (9.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 22   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 169   (7.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 173   (7.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Salida City, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,583

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 169

In 3-person carpool : 23

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 8

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 9

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 96

Bicycle : 54

Walked : 295

Other means : 53

Worked at home : 235


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Salida City, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 541

5 to 9 minutes : 839

10 to 14 minutes : 386

15 to 19 minutes : 162

20 to 24 minutes : 34

25 to 29 minutes : 36

30 to 34 minutes : 151

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 16

45 to 59 minutes : 32

60 to 89 minutes : 38

90 or more minutes : 48


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 658

No Social Security income : 1,839


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 577

No retirement income : 1,920


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Salida City, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 25

$10,000 to $14,999 : 76

$15,000 to $19,999 : 42

$20,000 to $24,999 : 118

$25,000 to $29,999 : 129

$30,000 to $34,999 : 47

$35,000 to $39,999 : 71

$40,000 to $44,999 : 70

$45,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 205

$60,000 to $74,999 : 93

$75,000 to $99,999 : 245

$100,000 to $124,999 : 72

$125,000 to $149,999 : 19

$150,000 to $199,999 : 51

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Salida City, Colorado)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $53,807


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Salida City, Colorado

  • KVRH (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Salida, CO; Owner: Headwaters Media, L.l.c.)
  • KSKE (1450 AM; 0.25 kW; Buena Vista, CO; Owner: Pilgrim Communications, Inc.)
  • KSKE (1450 AM; 0.25 kW; Buena Vista, CO; Owner: Pilgrim Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Salida City, Colorado

  • NEW (88.1 FM; Poncha Springs, CO; Owner: Cedar Cove Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Poncha Springs, CO; Owner: Cheyenne Mountain Public Broadcast House, Inc.)
  • KTPF (91.3 FM; Poncha Springs, CO; Owner: Educational Communications Of Colorado Springs, Inc.)
  • KVRH-FM (92.3 FM; Poncha Springs, CO; Owner: Three Eagles Communications Of Colorado, Llc)
  • KVRH-FM (92.3 FM; Poncha Springs, CO; Owner: Three Eagles Communications Of Colorado, Llc)
  • KSBV (93.7 FM; Poncha Springs, CO; Owner: Arkansas Valley Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KWUZ (97.5 FM; Poncha Springs, CO; Owner: Three Eagles Communications Of Colorado, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Salida City, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 369  (28.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 242  (18.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 203  (15.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 282  (21.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 269  (26.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 311  (30.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 385  (37.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 9  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 120 Farms In Salida City, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Salida City, Colorado

High Country Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $402.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 4

The Pueblo Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $319.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

Collegiate Peaks Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $403.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Bank Of The West - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $69.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 603

Nbh Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.8m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 98

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Salida City, Colorado

  • Harriet Alexander Field


    (about 2.8 miles in Salida, Colorado; Airport Code: SLT)

  • Baca Grande


    (about 41.0 miles in Moffat, Colorado; Airport Code: BCJ)

  • Fremont County


    (about 48.5 miles in Florence, Colorado; Airport Code: CNE)

  • Lake County


    (about 50.6 miles in Leadville, Colorado; Airport Code: LXV)

  • Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional


    (about 51.0 miles in Gunnison, Colorado; Airport Code: GUC)

  • Buckhorn Ranch


    (about 55.1 miles in Crested Butte, Colorado; Airport Code: CSE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Salida City, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

71.94%

Carpooled

12.37%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.87%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.22%

Bicycle

2.10%

Walked

6.08%

Other Means

1.62%

Worked At Home

4.81%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,042

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 142

Female householder, no husband present : 125

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 978

Householder not living alone : 210


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 9

Male householder and female partner : 91

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 69

All other households : 2,328


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Salida City, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 829

Renter-occupied housing units : 213

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 60

Renter-occupied housing units : 82

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 86

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 569

Renter-occupied housing units : 619


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Salida City, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 141

$10,000 to $14,999 : 327

$15,000 to $19,999 : 202

$20,000 to $24,999 : 236

$25,000 to $29,999 : 232

$30,000 to $34,999 : 73

$35,000 to $39,999 : 91

$40,000 to $44,999 : 153

$45,000 to $49,999 : 89

$50,000 to $59,999 : 293

$60,000 to $74,999 : 148

$75,000 to $99,999 : 295

$100,000 to $124,999 : 92

$125,000 to $149,999 : 19

$150,000 to $199,999 : 68

$200,000 or more : 38


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Salida City, Colorado)

Total : 2,888


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Salida City, Colorado)

Occupied : 2,497

Vacant : 391


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Salida City, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Salida City, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 119

Built 2000 to 2004 : 144

Built 1990 to 1999 : 259

Built 1980 to 1989 : 207

Built 1970 to 1979 : 402

Built 1960 to 1969 : 255

Built 1950 to 1959 : 261

Built 1940 to 1949 : 153

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,088


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Salida City, Colorado)

Utility gas : 1,781

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 58

Electricity : 360

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 12

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 240

Solar energy : 34

Other fuel : 12

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Salida City, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 23

$60,000 to $69,999 : 16

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 20

$90,000 to $99,999 : 9

$100,000 to $124,999 : 72

$125,000 to $149,999 : 80

$150,000 to $174,999 : 136

$175,000 to $199,999 : 220

$200,000 to $249,999 : 312

$250,000 to $299,999 : 271

$300,000 to $399,999 : 194

$400,000 to $499,999 : 149

$500,000 to $749,999 : 13

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Salida 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 : 50

Home equity loan only : 131

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 753

Housing units without a mortgage : 610


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Salida City, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : $232,900

Built 2000 to 2004 : $281,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $122,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $268,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $179,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $291,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $287,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $216,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $222,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Salida City, Colorado: 53.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Salida City, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 36%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 52%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 12%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Salida City, Colorado

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 214 214 $18,341,147
  Two Family 2 4 $226,524
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

216 218 $18,567,671
2000        
  Single Family 227 227 $20,766,320
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $94,644
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

228 230 $20,860,964
2001        
  Single Family 219 219 $21,261,792
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

219 219 $21,261,792
2002        
  Single Family 230 230 $24,434,904
  Two Family 3 6 $385,333
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $306,432
  Five or More Family 1 5 $167,649
  Total

236 248 $25,294,318
2003        
  Single Family 190 190 $26,560,233
  Two Family 2 4 $313,951
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $670,124
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

194 201 $27,544,308
2004        
  Single Family 168 168 $24,074,006
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

168 168 $24,074,006
2005        
  Single Family 155 155 $22,144,540
  Two Family 1 2 $209,151
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

156 157 $22,353,691
2006        
  Single Family 162 162 $34,024,095
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

162 162 $34,024,095


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Salida City, CO): $28,790
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Salida City): $124,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Salida City): $465
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Salida City, Colorado

Utility Gas: 84.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.5%
Electricity: 7.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.2%
Wood: 4.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(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 Salida City, Colorado are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Salida City, Colorado

Upper Arkansas Home Health, An Amedisys Partn


     Address: 301 E Oak Street, Salida, Colorado 81201
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/1/1985

Premier Home Care Inc


     Address: 28350 County Road 317 #1, Buena Vista, Colorado 81211
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/11/2006

Fremont County Nursing Service


     Address: 172 Justice Center Road, Canon City, Colorado 81212
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 9/21/1966

Mountain Home Health


     Address: 300 E Denver Ave, Gunnison, Colorado 81230
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/5/1991

St Vincent Home Health Care


     Address: 822 W 4th St, Leadville, Colorado 80461
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 10/2/1995

Hospitals Close To Salida City, Colorado

Heart Of The Rockies Regional Medical Center


     Address: 448 E First St, Salida, Colorado 81201
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Centura Health-st Thomas More Hosp & Prog Care


     Address: 1338 Phay Ave, Canon City, Colorado 81212
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Gunnison Valley Hospital


     Address: 711 N Taylor Street, Gunnison, Colorado 81230
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

St Vincent General Hospital District


     Address: 822 W 4th Street, Leadville, Colorado 80461
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Pikes Peak Regional Hospital


     Address: 16420 Highway 24, Woodland Park, Colorado 80863
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Salida City, Colorado

Columbine Manor Care Center


     Address: 530 West 16th Street, Salida, Colorado 81201
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Hildebrand Care Center


     Address: 1401 Phay Avenue, Canon City, Colorado 81212
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Centura Health-st Thomas More Progressive Care Cen


     Address: 1338 Phay Avenue, Canon City, Colorado 81212
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Canon Lodge Care Center


     Address: 905 Harding Avenue, Canon City, Colorado 81212
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 42
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Skyline Ridge Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 515 Fairview Street, Canon City, Colorado 81212
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 89%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Salida City, Colorado

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 486 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Salida City, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 1,285
    Disabled Workers: 195
    Widowers Workers: 190
    Spouses Workers: 100
    Children Workers: 110


(updated 2007)



Chaffee County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.94%
  • Bush & Cheney 55.59%
  • Other 1.47%



(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 Salida City, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Chaffee County, CO

10.11 % of Chaffee County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,160

Colorado Average 10.77 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • El Paso County , CO 0.74 % ($41,023 AGI )
  • Fremont County , CO 0.74 % ($31,773 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , CO 0.45 % ($50,852 AGI )

Relocation away from Chaffee County, CO

9.70 % of Chaffee 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 $32,391

Colorado Average 10.03 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Fremont County , CO 0.87 % ($33,904 AGI )
  • El Paso County , CO 0.74 % ($52,659 AGI )
  • Mesa County , CO 0.40 % ($24,500 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 Salida City, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Salida City, Colorado

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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 Salida City, Colorado directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Salida City, Colorado

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 1 1 3 5 0 4 2 1 0 2 1 0 0
    per 100,000 18 17 53 90 0 72 37 19 0 37 19 0 0
Robbery 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 18 0 18 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 19 0 0
Assault 7 9 11 18 36 19 13 3 4 7 2 7 11
    per 100,000 124 156 196 324 647 341 241 56 74 131 38 131 206
Burglary 17 20 24 21 24 16 11 33 25 13 16 24 30
    per 100,000 301 347 428 378 431 287 204 620 465 244 300 449 561
Larceny Theft 169 205 160 228 185 151 151 105 164 137 156 169 180
    per 100,000 2,990 3,555 2,852 4,104 3,323 2,706 2,799 1,974 3,051 2,567 2,928 3,161 3,367
Vehicle Theft 5 8 4 6 7 7 9 5 7 4 7 1 8
    per 100,000 88 139 71 108 126 125 167 94 130 75 131 19 150
Arson 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 1 4 0 1
    per 100,000 18 0 18 0 0 0 37 0 56 19 75 0 19
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 3 4 6 9 6 4 1 1 2 1 2 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
48 58 47 64 54 44 43 36 50 39 46 49 55
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
25 30 26 35 32 25 24 18 25 21 23 25 29


(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 Salida City, Colorado


  • Chaffee County Jail


    Chrestone Avenue, Salida, CO 81201
    Confined: 63
    Avg. Population: 65


(updated 2006)



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