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   (County: Huerfano County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Walsenburg 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
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 96

5 to 9 years : 112

10 to 14 years : 141

15 to 17 years : 67

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 41

21 years : 123

22 to 24 years : 151

25 to 29 years : 208

30 to 34 years : 141

35 to 39 years : 238

40 to 44 years : 281

45 to 49 years : 133

50 to 54 years : 127

55 to 59 years : 66

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 44

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 37

70 to 74 years : 43

75 to 79 years : 24

80 to 84 years : 52

85 years and over : 53

Female:

Under 5 years : 68

5 to 9 years : 39

10 to 14 years : 105

15 to 17 years : 105

18 and 19 years : 52

20 years : 0

21 years : 27

22 to 24 years : 14

25 to 29 years : 33

30 to 34 years : 95

35 to 39 years : 19

40 to 44 years : 145

45 to 49 years : 182

50 to 54 years : 76

55 to 59 years : 86

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 50

65 and 66 years : 75

67 to 69 years : 69

70 to 74 years : 108

75 to 79 years : 25

80 to 84 years : 101

85 years and over : 45


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,360

Multiple ancestry : 650

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 747


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,553

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 20

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 25

Not a U.S. citizen : 159


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 164

5 to 17 years : 569

18 to 24 years : 408

25 to 34 years : 477

35 to 44 years : 683

45 to 54 years : 518

55 to 59 years : 152

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 94

65 to 74 years : 346

75 years and over : 300

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 164

5 to 17 years : 509

18 to 24 years : 308

25 to 34 years : 295

35 to 44 years : 507

45 to 54 years : 308

55 to 59 years : 116

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 80

65 to 74 years : 223

75 years and over : 214

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 60

18 to 24 years : 75

25 to 34 years : 138

35 to 44 years : 104

45 to 54 years : 185

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 123

75 years and over : 59

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 : 11

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 44

35 to 44 years : 61

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 27


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,478

Female : 1,278

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 547

Female : 250

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 20

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 160

Female : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 1,902

Born in other state in the United States : 597

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 731

Now married, except separated : 1,007

Divorced : 273

Separated : 53

Widowed : 164

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 275

Now married, except separated : 285

Divorced : 51

Separated : 61

Widowed : 92

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

Foreign born:

Never married : 23

Now married, except separated : 140

Divorced : 0

Separated : 21

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,675

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 603

Speak English less than "very well" : 222

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 21


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Walsenburg City, Colorado

  • Other Groups: 1,713   (52.2%)
  • German: 213   (6.5%)
  • Italian: 209   (6.4%)
  • English: 182   (5.5%)
  • Irish: 178   (5.4%)
  • United States Or American: 108   (3.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 86   (2.6%)
  • Slovene: 54   (1.6%)
  • French Canadian: 52   (1.6%)
  • Scottish: 48   (1.5%)
  • Austrian: 47   (1.4%)
  • Arab: 44   (1.3%)
  • Norwegian: 38   (1.2%)
  • Swedish: 32   (1.0%)
  • Croatian: 32   (1.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 29   (0.9%)
  • Dutch: 29   (0.9%)
  • European: 28   (0.9%)
  • Slavic: 27   (0.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 27   (0.8%)
  • Polish: 24   (0.7%)
  • Canadian: 23   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 15   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 12   (0.4%)
  • British: 10   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 9   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 8   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Walsenburg City, Colorado is 3,757



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Walsenburg City, Colorado: 2,205
Female Population in Walsenburg City, Colorado: 1,552


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Walsenburg City, Colorado: 35.2
Median Female Resident Age in Walsenburg City, Colorado: 47.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Walsenburg City, Colorado


White


Both sexes

49.1

Male

46.9

Female

51.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.3

Male

28.5

Female

27.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

37.6

Male

37.7

Female

37.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.0

Male

36.5

Female

29.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

42.5

Male

54.5

Female

38.5

Other


Both sexes

40.5

Male

37.5

Female

41.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

44.2

Male

36.3

Female

51.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.1

Male

39.5

Female

42.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

53.1

Male

50.3

Female

55.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Walsenburg City, Colorado


  • White: 2,507
  • African American: 168
  • American Indian: 35
  • Asian: 36
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 667
  • Two or More Races: 344



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.3%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 14   (0.83%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 108   (6.42%)
  • 9th Grade: 100   (5.94%)
  • 10th Grade: 43   (2.55%)
  • 11th Grade: 139   (8.26%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 113   (6.71%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 655   (38.92%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 112   (6.65%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 197   (11.71%)
  • Associate Degree: 50   (2.97%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 71   (4.22%)
  • Master's Degree: 49   (2.91%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (0.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 16   (0.95%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 26   (2.09%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 14   (1.13%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 29   (2.33%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 89   (7.15%)
  • 9th Grade: 39   (3.14%)
  • 10th Grade: 89   (7.15%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (1.61%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 22   (1.77%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 429   (34.49%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 122   (9.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 172   (13.83%)
  • Associate Degree: 55   (4.42%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 98   (7.88%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (2.25%)
  • Professional School Degree: 12   (0.96%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Walsenburg City, Colorado

  • Huerfano Re-1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 611 West 7th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089, Phone: (719) 738-1520, Students: 747 )

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

  • Peakview School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 375 West Pine Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089, Phone: (719) 738-2190, Students: 196 )

  • Washington Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 201 E Fifth Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089, Phone: (719) 738-3083, Students: 139 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Walsenburg City, Colorado

  • John Mall Junior-senior High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 335 Pine Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089, Phone: (719) 738-1610, Students: 330 )

  • Huerfano Re-1 Alternative Cyberschool


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 611 West Seventh Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089, Phone: (719) 738-1520, Students: 5 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Walsenburg City, Colorado

  • Spanish Peaks Library District


    415 Walsen Ave, Walsenburg, CO 81089

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Walsenburg City, Colorado


  • Huerfano County Historical Society


    Po Box 3, Walsenburg, CO 81089

  • Museum Of Friends


    Po Box 506, Walsenburg, CO 81089

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Walsenburg City, Colorado


Airport


(1) Cholla Airport   (2) Cuchara Ranch Airport   (3) Johnson Field   (4) Spanish Peaks Airfield  

Building


(1) Colorado State Patrol Walsenburg Post   (2) Huerfano Ambulance Service   (3) Huerfano County Courthouse   (4) Huerfano County Detention Center   (5) Huerfano County Fire Protection District Walsenburg Fire Department   (6) Huerfano County Sheriff S Office   (7) Kirkpatrick Hotel   (8) Klein Hotel   (9) Lathrop State Park Rangers   (10) Saint Charles Hotel   (11) Union Depot   (12) Walsenburg City Hall   (13) Walsenburg Police Department  

Canal


(1) Ballejos Ditch   (2) Bradford Canal   (3) Dan Mahan Ditch   (4) Duran Ditch   (5) Gomez Ditch   (6) Holita Ditch   (7) Homestead Canal   (8) Jack Allen Ditch   (9) Lake Merriam Ditch   (10) Martin Ditch Number 2   (11) Pino Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Bustos Cemetery   (2) Butte Cemetery   (3) Huerfano Masonic Cemetery   (4) Laguna Cemetery   (5) Saint Marys North Cemetery   (6) South Saint Mary Cemetery   (7) Speed Cemetery   (8) Valdez Cemetery  

Church


(1) Church Of The Nazarene   (2) Community Church   (3) First Baptist Church   (4) Full Gospel Church Historical   (5) Saint Mary S Roman Catholic Church   (6) Second Spanish Presbyterian Church   (7) United Church Of Walsenburg  

Civil


(1) City Of Walsenburg   (2) Huerfano County   (3) Vigil And Saint Vrain   (4) Walsenburg Division  

Dam


(1) Antonio Valdez Dam   (2) Castle Rock Dam   (3) Chapman Reservoir Dam   (4) Crane-holmes Number 2 Dam   (5) Cucharas Number 5 Dam   (6) D E Farr Dam   (7) Holita Dam   (8) Horseshoe Lake Dam   (9) Huajatolla Hills Dam   (10) Jack Williams Dam   (11) Kenner Dam   (12) Keystone Dam   (13) La Joya Dam   (14) Levy Dam   (15) Maria Dam   (16) Martin Lake Dam   (17) North Walsenburg Flood Control Dam   (18) Orlando Number 2 Dam   (19) Sharps Orchard Dam   (20) Walsenburg Water System Dam  

Flat


(1) Bustos Flat  

Gap


(1) Bells Gap   (2) Long Saddle  

Hospital


(1) Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center  

Lake


(1) Church Lakes   (2) Deus Lake   (3) Hauser Lake   (4) Lower Deus Lake   (5) South Canyon Lake   (6) Valdez Lake  

Locale


(1) Calumet   (2) Capps Ranch   (3) Cordova Windmill   (4) Cottonwood Tree Windmill   (5) Gordon   (6) Kenner Ranch   (7) Major Ranch   (8) Mayne   (9) Morning Glory   (10) Newman And Bell Windmill   (11) Red Windmill   (12) Sanchez Windmill   (13) South Windmill   (14) The Frenchman Windmill   (15) West Donner Windmill   (16) Williams Ranch   (17) Wilson Crossing  

Mine


(1) Alamo Mine Number 1   (2) Barbour Mine   (3) Big Four Mine   (4) Bigelow Tract Mine   (5) Black Beauty Mine   (6) Black Canyon Mine   (7) Breen Mine   (8) Butte Valley Mine   (9) Caddell Mine   (10) Calumet Mine   (11) Calumet Number One Mine   (12) Cameron Mines   (13) Caprock Mine   (14) Carbonado Mine   (15) Champion Mine   (16) Cuchara Canyon Mine   (17) Globe Mine   (18) Gordon Mine   (19) Huerfano Coal Mine   (20) Ideal Mine   (21) Jobal Mine   (22) Kebler Mine   (23) Kebler Number Two Mine   (24) Kirkpatrick Pit   (25) Larrimore Mine   (26) Loma Mine   (27) Long Saddle Mine   (28) Maitland Mine   (29) Major Mine   (30) Mcnally Mine   (31) Morning Glory Mine   (32) Mutual Mine   (33) New Maitland Mine   (34) Old Pictou Mine   (35) Old Rouse Mine   (36) Pacific Mine   (37) Peak Mine   (38) Pi On Mine   (39) Pictou Mine   (40) Premium Mine   (41) Primrose Mine   (42) Ravenwood Mine   (43) Robinson Number One Mine   (44) Robinson Number Two Mine   (45) Round Oak Mine   (46) Rugby Mine   (47) Shamrock Mine   (48) Solar Mine   (49) Strawberry Mine   (50) Strong Mine   (51) Sunnyside Mine   (52) Sunshine Mine   (53) Tioga Mine   (54) Toltec Mine   (55) Turner Mine   (56) Walsen Robinson Mines  

Park


(1) Lathrop State Park   (2) People S Park  

Pillar


(1) Castle Rocks  

Populated Place


(1) Alamo   (2) Badito   (3) Cuchara Junction   (4) Delcarbon   (5) Lascar   (6) Maitland   (7) Pictou   (8) Strong   (9) Tioga   (10) Walsenburg  

Post Office


(1) Walsenburg Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Baker Reservoir   (2) Briscoe Tank   (3) Butte Reservoir   (4) Castle Rock Reservoir   (5) Collins Pit   (6) Cordova Tank   (7) Crane-holmes Reservoir Number 2   (8) Cucharas Reservoir   (9) Cucharas Valley Reservoir Number 5   (10) Daley Tank   (11) David E Farr Reservoir   (12) Farr Lake   (13) Fisher Pit   (14) Gold Mine Reservoir   (15) Goodrich Tank   (16) Haley Lake   (17) Holita Reservoir   (18) Horseshoe Lake Reservoir   (19) Huajatolla Hills Reservoir   (20) Jack Williams Reservoir   (21) La Joya Reservoir   (22) Lake Meriam   (23) Lake Oehm   (24) Lambert Reservoir   (25) Levy Reservoir   (26) Maria Reservoir   (27) Martin Lake Reservoir   (28) North Walsenburg Flood Control Reservoir   (29) Orlando Reservoir Number 2   (30) Overshaun Reservoir   (31) Overton Reservoir   (32) Pierce Reservoir   (33) Price Reservoir   (34) Saliba Lake   (35) Salyers Reservoir   (36) Sharps Orchard Reservoir   (37) Shoemaker Tank   (38) Teeple Reservoir   (39) Walsenburg Reservoir   (40) Walsenburg Water System Reservoir   (41) Wyatt Reservoir   (42) Yoeman Tank  

Ridge


(1) Hogback   (2) The Hogback   (3) Unfug Ridge  

School


(1) Gordon School   (2) Hill School   (3) Huerfano County High School Historical   (4) Rocky Mountain School   (5) Saint Marys School   (6) Seventh Avenue Public School Historical   (7) South Butte School   (8) Turkey Ridge School   (9) Washington School  

Slope


(1) Saliba Mesa  

Spring


(1) Big Dripping Spring   (2) Box Canyon Spring   (3) Capps Springs   (4) Cottonwood Spring   (5) Duran Spring   (6) Keystone Spring   (7) Little Dripping Spring   (8) Lower Spring   (9) Maes Spring   (10) Rock Spring   (11) Sanchez Spring   (12) Shoemaker Spring   (13) Vigil Spring  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Butte Creek   (3) Gordon Arroyo   (4) Greasewood Arroyo   (5) Maitland Arroyo   (6) Mayne Arroyo   (7) Mexican Springs Branch Greasewood Arroyo   (8) Ojo De Alamo Arroyo   (9) Pictou Arroyo   (10) Sand Arroyo   (11) Sandy Arroyo   (12) Santa Clara Creek   (13) South Oak Creek   (14) Walsen Arroyo  

Summit


(1) Bradford Mesa   (2) Cordova Mesa   (3) Huerfano Butte   (4) North Rattlesnake Butte   (5) South Rattlesnake Butte   (6) Tombstone Hill   (7) Walsen Crag  

Tower


(1) Kflj-am Walsenburg   (2) Kspk-fm Walsenburg  

Valley


(1) Bobcat Canyon   (2) Box Canyon   (3) Emma Paul Canyon   (4) Hamilton Canyon   (5) Hezron Gulch   (6) Ideal Canyon   (7) Keystone Canyon   (8) Pole Canyon   (9) Rattlesnake Canyon   (10) Romer Canyon   (11) Tryon Canyon   (12) Vigil Canyon   (13) Yoeman Canyon  

Well


(1) Albright Well   (2) East Well   (3) Heibuhr Well   (4) Kenner Well   (5) Rattlesnake Well   (6) Teeple Well  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Walsenburg City, Colorado

81089 (pop. 5,602)


Cities Nearby Walsenburg City, Colorado

Walsenburg Ccd, CO  (pop. 5,475) 1.7 Miles
La Veta Town, CO  (pop. 819) 14.8 Miles
La Veta Ccd, CO  (pop. 1,532) 16.1 Miles
Aguilar Ccd, CO  (pop. 1,074) 16.6 Miles
Aguilar Town, CO  (pop. 538) 17.0 Miles
Rye Town, CO  (pop. 182) 21.9 Miles
Colorado City Cdp, CO  (pop. 1,779) 22.2 Miles
Colorado City-rye Ccd, CO  (pop. 3,793) 22.4 Miles
Gardner Ccd, CO  (pop. 706) 28.0 Miles
Weston Ccd, CO  (pop. 1,496) 31.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Walsenburg City, Colorado

719



Elevation in Walsenburg City, Colorado is 6,224.0 ft. (1,897.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Walsenburg City, Colorado

Lat: 37.626634 N        Long: -104.783795 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 85   (7.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 26   (2.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 42   (3.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 50   (4.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 74   (6.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 143   (12.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 223   (19.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 96   (8.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 39   (3.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 64   (5.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 55   (4.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 126   (11.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 99   (8.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 759

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 221

In 3-person carpool : 22

In 4-person carpool : 9

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

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 : 0

Bicycle : 25

Walked : 74

Other means : 8

Worked at home : 8


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 234

5 to 9 minutes : 448

10 to 14 minutes : 206

15 to 19 minutes : 123

20 to 24 minutes : 36

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 0

35 to 39 minutes : 11

40 to 44 minutes : 15

45 to 59 minutes : 22

60 to 89 minutes : 23

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 617

No Social Security income : 776


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 355

No retirement income : 1,038


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 116

$10,000 to $14,999 : 45

$15,000 to $19,999 : 98

$20,000 to $24,999 : 63

$25,000 to $29,999 : 59

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7

$35,000 to $39,999 : 35

$40,000 to $44,999 : 85

$45,000 to $49,999 : 54

$50,000 to $59,999 : 117

$60,000 to $74,999 : 66

$75,000 to $99,999 : 23

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $37,431


(updated 2009)



FM Radio Stations Near Walsenburg City, Colorado

  • KRYE (104.9 FM; Louis Guzzo Ent, CO; Owner: United States Cp, Llc)
  • KTPL (88.3 FM; Louis Guzzo Ent, CO; Owner: Educational Communications Of Colorado Springs, Inc.)
  • KRWA (90.9 FM; Louis Guzzo Ent, CO; Owner: Way-fm Media Group, Inc.)
  • KFVR-FM (94.7 FM; Louis Guzzo Ent, CO; Owner: Greeley Broadcasting Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Walsenburg City, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 137  (22.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 95  (15.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 90  (14.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (2.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 184  (30.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 182  (30.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 151  (25.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 187  (31.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 136 Farms In Walsenburg City, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Walsenburg City, Colorado

The First National Bank In Trinidad - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $192.2k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 4

Nbh Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Walsenburg City, Colorado

  • Las Animas County


    (about 35.2 miles in Hoehne, Colorado; Airport Code: TAD)

  • Pueblo Memorial


    (about 48.6 miles in Pueblo, Colorado; Airport Code: PUB)

  • Fremont County


    (about 58.3 miles in Florence, Colorado; Airport Code: CNE)

  • Baca Grande


    (about 58.6 miles in Moffat, Colorado; Airport Code: BCJ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Walsenburg City, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

67.00%

Carpooled

21.11%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.34%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

3.94%

Other Means

1.59%

Worked At Home

6.03%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 500

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 67

Female householder, no husband present : 244

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 483

Householder not living alone : 99


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 86

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 35

All other households : 1,272


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 427

Renter-occupied housing units : 73

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 67

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 160

Renter-occupied housing units : 84

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 331

Renter-occupied housing units : 251


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 287

$10,000 to $14,999 : 118

$15,000 to $19,999 : 272

$20,000 to $24,999 : 54

$25,000 to $29,999 : 114

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 97

$40,000 to $44,999 : 85

$45,000 to $49,999 : 54

$50,000 to $59,999 : 125

$60,000 to $74,999 : 71

$75,000 to $99,999 : 55

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Total : 1,687


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Occupied : 1,393

Vacant : 294


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 73

Built 1980 to 1989 : 110

Built 1970 to 1979 : 85

Built 1960 to 1969 : 176

Built 1950 to 1959 : 174

Built 1940 to 1949 : 174

Built 1939 or earlier : 895


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Utility gas : 1,049

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 147

Electricity : 156

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 41

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Walsenburg City, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 32

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 93

$50,000 to $59,999 : 182

$60,000 to $69,999 : 105

$70,000 to $79,999 : 134

$80,000 to $89,999 : 70

$90,000 to $99,999 : 25

$100,000 to $124,999 : 99

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $174,999 : 20

$175,000 to $199,999 : 69

$200,000 to $249,999 : 14

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 7

$400,000 to $499,999 : 24

$500,000 to $749,999 : 8

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Walsenburg 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 : 34

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 412

Housing units without a mortgage : 472


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $109,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $78,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $77,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $95,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $72,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $58,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $69,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Walsenburg City, Colorado: 52.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Walsenburg City, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 26.79%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 50%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 23.21%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Walsenburg City, CO): $22,005
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Walsenburg City): $62,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Walsenburg City): $393
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Walsenburg City, Colorado

Utility Gas: 74.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 12.1%
Electricity: 7.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.9%
Wood: 3.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.6%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Walsenburg City, Colorado

Mountain Creek Home Health


     Address: 601 S Albert Street, Suite A, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/29/1996

Victory Home Health Colorado


     Address: 416 State Street #62, Trinidad, Colorado 81082
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/27/2006

Argus Home Care, Inc


     Address: 807 W 4th Street, Pueblo, Colorado 81003
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/9/1991

Maxim Healthcare Services


     Address: 1310 Fortino Blvd #d, Pueblo, Colorado 81008
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/27/2000

Complete Home Health Care


     Address: 41 Montebello Road #222, Pueblo, Colorado 81001
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/27/2001

Hospitals Close To Walsenburg City, Colorado

Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center


     Address: 23500 Us Hwy 160, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Mt San Rafael Hospital


     Address: 410 Benedicta Avenue, Trinidad, Colorado 81082
     Hospital Type: Critical Access 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

Centura Health-st Mary Corwin Medical Center


     Address: 1008 Minnequa Ave, Pueblo, Colorado 81004
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Parkview Medical Center Inc


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

Nursing Homes Close To Walsenburg City, Colorado

Walsenburg Care Center


     Address: 135 West 7th Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Centura Health-st Mary Corwin Medical Center


     Address: 1008 Minnequa Avenue, Pueblo, Colorado 81004
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 16
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Minnequa Medicenter


     Address: 2701 California, Pueblo, Colorado 81004
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 77%

University Park Care Center


     Address: 945 Desert Flower Boulevard, Pueblo, Colorado 81001
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 160
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Pueblo Extended Care Center


     Address: 2611 Jones Avenue, Pueblo, Colorado 81004
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 134
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Walsenburg City, Colorado

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 494 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Walsenburg City, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 880
    Disabled Workers: 220
    Widowers Workers: 140
    Spouses Workers: 75
    Children Workers: 85


(updated 2007)



Huerfano County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 48.88%
  • Bush & Cheney 49.97%
  • Other 1.15%



(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 Walsenburg City, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Huerfano County, CO

9.80 % of Huerfano County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $35,751

Colorado Average 10.77 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Pueblo County , CO 1.22 % ($16,222 AGI )
  • Adams County , CO 0.59 % ($60,308 AGI )
  • El Paso County , CO 0.59 % ($29,462 AGI )

Relocation away from Huerfano County, CO

9.14 % of Huerfano 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 $31,433

Colorado Average 10.03 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Pueblo County , CO 2.27 % ($28,460 AGI )
  • Las Animas County , CO 0.50 % ($35,364 AGI )
  • Denver County , CO 0.45 % ($20,800 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 Walsenburg 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 Walsenburg City, Colorado directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Walsenburg City, Colorado

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 1 1 1 1 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 23 24 25 25 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a 1 3 3
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 26 n/a n/a n/a 32 99 101
Robbery 1 2 2 1 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 6 6
    per 100,000 23 46 49 25 0 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 199 203
Assault 17 16 9 12 14 n/a 19 n/a n/a n/a 4 16 9
    per 100,000 396 365 220 295 350 n/a 485 n/a n/a n/a 128 530 304
Burglary 21 25 34 10 18 n/a 32 n/a n/a n/a 27 36 20
    per 100,000 489 571 831 246 450 n/a 818 n/a n/a n/a 865 1,192 676
Larceny Theft 80 68 53 52 78 n/a 85 n/a n/a n/a 60 87 72
    per 100,000 1,863 1,552 1,296 1,280 1,948 n/a 2,172 n/a n/a n/a 1,922 2,880 2,432
Vehicle Theft 6 4 3 4 4 n/a 5 n/a n/a n/a 0 2 0
    per 100,000 140 91 73 98 100 n/a 128 n/a n/a n/a 0 66 0
Arson 0 1 0 4 1 n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 2
    per 100,000 0 23 0 98 25 n/a 26 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 68
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
5 5 3 4 4 n/a 5 n/a n/a n/a 1 6 5
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
27 25 23 18 25 n/a 31 n/a n/a n/a 22 31 24
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
16 15 13 11 15 n/a 18 n/a n/a n/a 12 19 14


(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 Walsenburg City, Colorado


  • Huerfano County Jail


    500 S. Albert, Walsenburg, CO 81089
    Capacity: 32
    Confined: 16
    Avg. Population: 23
    Year Built: 1989
    Year Renovated: 2006


(updated 2006)



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