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Demographics Analysis

The people of Adams County, 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
(Adams County, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 19,168

5 to 9 years : 19,251

10 to 14 years : 18,330

15 to 17 years : 9,621

18 and 19 years : 5,655

20 years : 2,458

21 years : 3,849

22 to 24 years : 9,488

25 to 29 years : 18,584

30 to 34 years : 19,348

35 to 39 years : 18,323

40 to 44 years : 16,680

45 to 49 years : 15,369

50 to 54 years : 14,801

55 to 59 years : 12,576

60 and 61 years : 4,223

62 to 64 years : 5,836

65 and 66 years : 2,839

67 to 69 years : 3,896

70 to 74 years : 4,701

75 to 79 years : 2,970

80 to 84 years : 1,916

85 years and over : 1,781

Female:

Under 5 years : 18,223

5 to 9 years : 18,592

10 to 14 years : 17,164

15 to 17 years : 9,205

18 and 19 years : 5,225

20 years : 3,082

21 years : 2,423

22 to 24 years : 9,960

25 to 29 years : 17,720

30 to 34 years : 18,520

35 to 39 years : 16,503

40 to 44 years : 16,063

45 to 49 years : 14,591

50 to 54 years : 14,735

55 to 59 years : 13,203

60 and 61 years : 3,919

62 to 64 years : 6,301

65 and 66 years : 3,674

67 to 69 years : 4,852

70 to 74 years : 4,766

75 to 79 years : 4,185

80 to 84 years : 3,036

85 years and over : 2,715


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Adams County, Colorado)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 386,645

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 409

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 3,964

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 20,617

Not a U.S. citizen : 48,685


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Adams County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 34,139

5 to 17 years : 71,303

18 to 24 years : 23,551

25 to 34 years : 34,371

35 to 44 years : 23,884

45 to 54 years : 20,824

55 to 59 years : 9,085

60 and 61 years : 2,730

62 to 64 years : 3,518

65 to 74 years : 7,360

75 years and over : 4,878

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 2,687

5 to 17 years : 15,057

18 to 24 years : 12,297

25 to 34 years : 22,703

35 to 44 years : 24,293

45 to 54 years : 25,913

55 to 59 years : 13,261

60 and 61 years : 4,375

62 to 64 years : 6,904

65 to 74 years : 14,141

75 years and over : 9,371

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 214

5 to 17 years : 315

18 to 24 years : 322

25 to 34 years : 626

35 to 44 years : 906

45 to 54 years : 1,117

55 to 59 years : 177

60 and 61 years : 135

62 to 64 years : 104

65 to 74 years : 309

75 years and over : 148

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 351

5 to 17 years : 5,488

18 to 24 years : 5,970

25 to 34 years : 16,472

35 to 44 years : 18,486

45 to 54 years : 11,642

55 to 59 years : 3,256

60 and 61 years : 902

62 to 64 years : 1,611

65 to 74 years : 2,918

75 years and over : 2,206


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Adams County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 59,379

Now married, except separated : 59,558

Divorced : 16,318

Separated : 2,472

Widowed : 4,852

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 33,460

Now married, except separated : 72,338

Divorced : 21,820

Separated : 1,892

Widowed : 8,215

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 895

Now married, except separated : 2,259

Divorced : 585

Separated : 71

Widowed : 81

Foreign born:

Never married : 14,522

Now married, except separated : 42,115

Divorced : 4,436

Separated : 2,039

Widowed : 2,285


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Adams County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 21,950

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 25,758

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11,754

$15,000 to $24,999 : 18,221

$25,000 to $34,999 : 17,471

$35,000 to $49,999 : 19,613

$50,000 to $64,999 : 13,409

$65,000 to $74,999 : 5,077

$75,000 or more : 9,326

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 12,033

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 19,613

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11,861

$15,000 to $24,999 : 17,955

$25,000 to $34,999 : 17,533

$35,000 to $49,999 : 20,506

$50,000 to $64,999 : 14,538

$65,000 to $74,999 : 6,415

$75,000 or more : 17,271

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 606

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 716

$10,000 to $14,999 : 191

$15,000 to $24,999 : 639

$25,000 to $34,999 : 236

$35,000 to $49,999 : 469

$50,000 to $64,999 : 465

$65,000 to $74,999 : 230

$75,000 or more : 339

Foreign born:

No income : 13,559

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 10,894

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6,593

$15,000 to $24,999 : 11,307

$25,000 to $34,999 : 9,799

$35,000 to $49,999 : 7,302

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,636

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,108

$75,000 or more : 2,199


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Adams County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 27,252

Born in other state of the United States : 32,283

Native; born outside the United States : 29,274

Foreign born : 21,889


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Adams County, Colorado)

Under 3 years : 22,742

3 and 4 years : 14,633

5 years : 8,384

6 to 8 years : 21,712

9 to 11 years : 22,059

12 to 14 years : 21,169

15 to 17 years : 18,773


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Adams County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 8,332

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6,081

$15,000 to $19,999 : 5,859

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8,187

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8,401

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7,766

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7,842

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8,497

$45,000 to $49,999 : 7,319

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14,882

$60,000 to $74,999 : 18,221

$75,000 to $99,999 : 22,131

$100,000 to $124,999 : 13,199

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7,925

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5,556

$200,000 or more : 4,202


(updated 2013)



Ancestries in Adams County, Colorado

  • Other Groups: 231,282   (50.2%)
  • German: 70,036   (15.2%)
  • Unclassified Or Not Reported: 48,459   (10.5%)
  • Irish: 39,919   (8.7%)
  • American: 34,903   (7.6%)
  • English: 28,925   (6.3%)
  • Italian: 20,236   (4.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 8,994   (2.0%)
  • Polish: 8,474   (1.8%)
  • Swedish: 7,606   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 7,588   (1.6%)
  • Scottish: 7,129   (1.5%)
  • European: 5,479   (1.2%)
  • Dutch: 5,436   (1.2%)
  • Russian: 3,171   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 3,156   (0.7%)
  • Subsaharan African: 2,986   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 2,831   (0.6%)
  • Danish: 2,678   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 1,971   (0.4%)
  • British: 1,517   (0.3%)
  • African: 1,480   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 1,360   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 1,356   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 1,280   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 1,244   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 1,207   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 1,037   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 1,027   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 875   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 799   (0.2%)
  • Ethiopian: 603   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 596   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (except Hispanic Groups): 550   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 512   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 501   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 487   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 453   (0.1%)
  • Afghan: 442   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 414   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 406   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 396   (0.1%)
  • Somalian: 379   (0.1%)
  • Eastern European: 375   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 359   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 328   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 254   (0.1%)
  • Turkish: 252   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 250   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 222   (0.0%)
  • Other Arab: 217   (0.0%)
  • Iranian: 197   (0.0%)
  • Trinidadian And Tobagonian: 193   (0.0%)
  • Nigerian: 184   (0.0%)
  • Serbian: 174   (0.0%)
  • Lebanese: 166   (0.0%)
  • Egyptian: 149   (0.0%)
  • Sudanese: 143   (0.0%)
  • Jamaican: 135   (0.0%)
  • German Russian: 135   (0.0%)
  • Bulgarian: 132   (0.0%)
  • Celtic: 123   (0.0%)
  • Moroccan: 109   (0.0%)
  • Latvian: 107   (0.0%)
  • Basque: 88   (0.0%)
  • West Indian: 85   (0.0%)
  • Ghanaian: 85   (0.0%)
  • Dutch West Indian: 85   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 76   (0.0%)
  • New Zealander: 71   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 71   (0.0%)
  • South African: 53   (0.0%)
  • Haitian: 44   (0.0%)
  • Other Subsaharan African: 44   (0.0%)
  • Brazilian: 43   (0.0%)
  • Armenian: 37   (0.0%)
  • Ugandan: 32   (0.0%)
  • Albanian: 28   (0.0%)
  • Icelander: 25   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 24   (0.0%)
  • Carpatho Rusyn: 22   (0.0%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 22   (0.0%)
  • Estonian: 12   (0.0%)
  • Cajun: 8   (0.0%)
  • U.s. Virgin Islander: 8   (0.0%)

(updated 2013)



Total Population In Adams County, Colorado is 460,320



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Adams County, Colorado: 231,663
Female Population in Adams County, Colorado: 228,657


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Adams County, Colorado: 32.4
Median Female Resident Age in Adams County, Colorado: 33.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Adams County, Colorado


White


Both sexes

34.8

Male

34.2

Female

35.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.9

Male

32.0

Female

29.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.2

Male

30.5

Female

29.8

Asian


Both sexes

32.5

Male

31.5

Female

33.4

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.5

Male

30.6

Female

30.3

Other


Both sexes

25.4

Male

25.5

Female

25.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.1

Male

19.0

Female

19.2

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.7

Male

25.6

Female

25.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.4

Male

37.5

Female

39.3


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Adams County, Colorado)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 21,646

No health insurance coverage : 2,390

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 35,640

No health insurance coverage : 6,638

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 12,656

No health insurance coverage : 8,383

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 23,991

No health insurance coverage : 13,218

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 24,313

No health insurance coverage : 10,288

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 22,455

No health insurance coverage : 7,398

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 18,716

No health insurance coverage : 3,555

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,764

No health insurance coverage : 359

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 6,386

No health insurance coverage : 94

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 19,697

No health insurance coverage : 2,042

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 36,065

No health insurance coverage : 5,370

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 13,810

No health insurance coverage : 6,826

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 26,669

No health insurance coverage : 9,410

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 24,728

No health insurance coverage : 7,737

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 22,936

No health insurance coverage : 6,298

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 19,598

No health insurance coverage : 3,731

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 13,049

No health insurance coverage : 166

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 9,499

No health insurance coverage : 122


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Adams County, Colorado)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 10,912

No employer-based health insurance : 13,124

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 19,547

No employer-based health insurance : 22,731

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 9,438

No employer-based health insurance : 11,601

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 18,987

No employer-based health insurance : 18,222

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 20,873

No employer-based health insurance : 13,728

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 18,492

No employer-based health insurance : 11,361

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 13,793

No employer-based health insurance : 8,478

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,361

No employer-based health insurance : 6,762

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,619

No employer-based health insurance : 3,861

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 9,718

No employer-based health insurance : 12,021

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 18,981

No employer-based health insurance : 22,454

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,773

No employer-based health insurance : 11,863

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 19,047

No employer-based health insurance : 17,032

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 19,493

No employer-based health insurance : 12,972

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 17,534

No employer-based health insurance : 11,700

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 14,517

No employer-based health insurance : 8,812

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,615

No employer-based health insurance : 8,600

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,045

No employer-based health insurance : 6,576


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Adams County, Colorado)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 235,643

Born in other state in the United States : 151,002

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 321

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 4,052

Foreign born : 69,302


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Adams County, Colorado)

Speak only English : 302,315

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 97,684

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 513

German or other West Germanic languages : 1,836

Slavic languages : 2,522

Other Indo-European languages : 3,024

Korean : 913

Chinese : 2,265

Vietnamese : 3,776

Tagalog : 537

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 4,717

Other and unspecified languages : 2,827


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Adams County, Colorado)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 932

No Medicare coverage : 65,382

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 3,231

No Medicare coverage : 141,742

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 16,550

No Medicare coverage : 1,053

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 988

No Medicare coverage : 62,186

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 4,494

No Medicare coverage : 137,249

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 21,578

No Medicare coverage : 1,258


(updated 2013)



Races in Adams County, Colorado


  • White: 380,055
  • African American: 14,584
  • American Indian: 3,802
  • Asian: 17,529
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 510
  • Some Other Race: 26,956
  • Two or More Races: 16,884



(updated 2013)



The population density in Adams County, Colorado is 378 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Adams County, Colorado

Adams County: 45,588
         Asia: 17.5%
         Europe: 9.9%
         Latin America: 69.7%

Colorado: 369,903
         Asia: 19.6%
         Europe: 17.6%
         Latin America: 55.6%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Adams County, Colorado due to commuting is -138,058 (-31.3%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Adams County, Colorado

Male:

 

Never Married

14.87%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

26.45%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.87%

Other

2.14%

Widowed

0.85%

Divorced

5.29%

Female:

 

Never Married

10.96%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

26.29%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

1.20%

Other

1.25%

Widowed

3.49%

Divorced

6.33%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Adams County, Colorado

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

90.26%

Inside Urban Clusters

5.82%

Rural:

 

Farm

0.22%

Nonfarm

3.70%

(updated 2010)



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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Adams County, Colorado

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 1,544   (1.38%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 848   (0.76%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3,579   (3.21%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3,214   (2.88%)
  • 9th Grade: 2,943   (2.64%)
  • 10th Grade: 3,427   (3.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 3,586   (3.21%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5,316   (4.76%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 33,479   (30%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 8,354   (7.49%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 17,197   (15.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 7,821   (7.01%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14,453   (12.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 4,134   (3.7%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1,125   (1.01%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 582   (0.52%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 1,616   (1.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 681   (0.61%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2,543   (2.28%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3,116   (2.79%)
  • 9th Grade: 2,840   (2.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 3,163   (2.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 3,680   (3.3%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5,144   (4.61%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 35,162   (31.54%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10,135   (9.09%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 17,194   (15.42%)
  • Associate Degree: 7,736   (6.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13,550   (12.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 3,726   (3.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 941   (0.84%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 265   (0.24%)


(updated 2010)



School Enrollment in Adams County, Colorado

Male:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 3,340 (1.9%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 2,978 (1.7%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 11,910 (6.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 12,299 (7.0%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 10,451 (6.0%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 6,030 (3.4%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 1,086 (0.6%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 126,774 (72.5%)

Female:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 3,288 (1.9%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 2,997 (1.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 11,901 (7.0%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 11,048 (6.5%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 9,735 (5.7%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 7,162 (4.2%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 1,419 (0.8%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 123,066 (72.1%)

(updated 2010)



School Enrollment By Age
(Adams County, Colorado)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 3,843

5 to 9 years : 33,563

10 to 14 years : 32,511

15 to 17 years : 16,911

18 and 19 years : 5,972

20 to 24 years : 6,711

25 to 34 years : 6,420

35 years and over : 4,940

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 1,828

5 to 9 years : 2,164

10 to 14 years : 2,129

15 to 17 years : 841

18 and 19 years : 865

20 to 24 years : 1,734

25 to 34 years : 2,533

35 years and over : 2,156

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 8,978

5 to 9 years : 2,116

10 to 14 years : 854

15 to 17 years : 1,074

18 and 19 years : 4,043

20 to 24 years : 22,815

25 to 34 years : 65,219

35 years and over : 207,358


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Adams County, Colorado

  • Adams 12 Five Star Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1500 E 128th Avenue, Denver, CO 80241, Phone: (720) 972-4000, Students: 37,591 )

  • Adams-arapahoe 28j


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1085 Peoria Street, Aurora, CO 80011, Phone: (303) 344-8060, Students: 33,301 )

  • Westminster 50


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 4476 West 68th Avenue, Westminster, CO 80030, Phone: (303) 428-3511, Students: 10,762 )

  • Brighton 27j


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 18551 East 160th Avenue, Brighton, CO 80601, Phone: (303) 655-2900, Students: 10,450 )

  • Adams County 14


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 4720 East 69th Avenue, Commerce City, CO 80022, Phone: (303) 289-3950, Students: 6,868 )

  • Mapleton 1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 591 East 80th Avenue, Denver, CO 80229, Phone: (303) 853-1000, Students: 5,554 )

  • Bennett 29j


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 615 7th Street, Bennett, CO 80102, Phone: (303) 644-3234, Students: 1,126 )

  • Strasburg 31j


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 207, Strasburg, CO 80136, Phone: (303) 622-9211, Students: 977 )

  • Adams County Boces


    ( Location: 10290 Huron Street, Denver, CO 80260, Phone: (303) 286-7294, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Adams County, Colorado

  • Colorado Virtual Academy (cova)


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 11990 Grant Street #402, Denver, CO 80233, Phone: (303) 255-4650, Students: 2,476 )

  • Shadow Ridge Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 12551 Holly Street, Brighton, CO 80602, Phone: (720) 972-5040, Students: 1,339 )

  • Academy Of Charter Schools


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 601 East 64th Avenue, Denver, CO 80229, Phone: (303) 289-8088, Students: 1,088 )

  • East Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1275 Fraser Street, Aurora, CO 80011, Phone: (303) 340-0660, Students: 998 )

  • Century Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 13000 Lafayette Street, Denver, CO 80241, Phone: (720) 972-5240, Students: 969 )

  • Bertha Heid Clayton Elementary Campus


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 9100 Poze Boulevard, Denver, CO 80229, Phone: (303) 853-1300, Students: 930 )

  • Second Creek K-8 Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 9950 Laredo Drive, Commerce City, CO 80022, Phone: (720) 685-7550, Students: 875 )

  • Mary E Pennock K-8 Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 3707 Estrella Street, Brighton, CO 80601, Phone: (720) 685-7500, Students: 839 )

  • South Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 12310 East Parkview Drive, Aurora, CO 80011, Phone: (303) 364-7623, Students: 835 )

  • Pinnacle Charter Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1001 W 84th Avenue, Denver, CO 80260, Phone: (303) 450-3985, Students: 833 )

  • John W Thimmig Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 11453 Oswego Street, Henderson, CO 80640, Phone: (303) 655-2750, Students: 817 )

  • Niver Creek Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 9450 Pecos Street, Denver, CO 80221, Phone: (720) 972-5120, Students: 806 )

  • Northglenn Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1123 Muriel Drive, Denver, CO 80233, Phone: (720) 972-5080, Students: 804 )

  • Rocky Top Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 14150 York Street, Brighton, CO 80602, Phone: (720) 972-2200, Students: 789 )

  • Bromley East Charter School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 356 Longspur Drive, Brighton, CO 80601, Phone: (720) 685-3297, Students: 776 )

  • Thornton Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 9451 Hoffman Way, Denver, CO 80229, Phone: (720) 972-5160, Students: 754 )

  • Huron Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 10900 North Huron Street, Denver, CO 80234, Phone: (720) 972-5000, Students: 743 )

  • Prairie Hills Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 13801 Garfield Place, Brighton, CO 80602, Phone: (720) 972-8780, Students: 699 )

  • Aurora Public Schools Child Development Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 1420 Laredo Street, Aurora, CO 80011, Phone: (303) 364-9371, Students: 692 )

  • Southeast Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1595 Southern Street, Brighton, CO 80601, Phone: (303) 655-2650, Students: 692 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Adams County, Colorado

  • Horizon High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 5321 East 136 Avenue, Brighton, CO 80601, Phone: (720) 972-4400, Students: 2,491 )

  • Northglenn High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 601 West 100th Place, Denver, CO 80221, Phone: (720) 972-4600, Students: 2,385 )

  • Thornton High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 9351 North Washington Street, Denver, CO 80229, Phone: (720) 972-4800, Students: 2,233 )

  • Brighton High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 270 South 8th Avenue, Brighton, CO 80601, Phone: (303) 655-4200, Students: 1,939 )

  • Hinkley High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1250 Chambers Road, Aurora, CO 80011, Phone: (303) 340-1500, Students: 1,726 )

  • Adams City High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 4625 East 68 Avenue, Commerce City, CO 80022, Phone: (303) 289-3111, Students: 1,501 )

  • Iver C. Ranum High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2401 West 80th Avenue, Denver, CO 80221, Phone: (303) 428-9577, Students: 1,412 )

  • Westminster High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 4276 West 68th Avenue, Westminster, CO 80030, Phone: (303) 428-9541, Students: 1,167 )

  • Skyview High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 89000 York Street, Denver, CO 80229, Phone: (303) 853-1200, Students: 475 )

  • Ridge View Academy Charter School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 28101 East Quincy Avenue, Watkins, CO 80137, Phone: (303) 766-3000, Students: 456 )

  • Bennett High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 610 7th Street, Bennett, CO 80102, Phone: (303) 644-3234, Students: 346 )

  • William Smith High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 400 Airport Blvd, Aurora, CO 80011, Phone: (303) 364-8715, Students: 321 )

  • Strasburg High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P O Box 207, Strasburg, CO 80136, Phone: (303) 622-9211, Students: 289 )

  • Lester R Arnold High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 6500 East 72nd Avenue, Commerce City, CO 80022, Phone: (303) 289-2983, Students: 241 )

  • Hidden Lake High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 7300 Lowell Boulevard, Westminster, CO 80030, Phone: (303) 428-2600, Students: 234 )

  • Vantage Point


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 455 East Eppinger Boulevard, Denver, CO 80229, Phone: (720) 972-5800, Students: 229 )

  • Brighton Charter School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1931 East Bridge Street, Brighton, CO 80601, Phone: (303) 655-0773, Students: 225 )

  • Pinnacle Charter High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1001 W 84th Avenue, Denver, CO 80260, Phone: (303) 450-3985, Students: 200 )

  • Skyview Academy High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 8990 York Street, Denver, CO 80229, Phone: (303) 853-1900, Students: 200 )

  • Skyview New Technology High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1200 E 78th Avenue, Denver, CO 80229, Phone: (303) 853-1660, Students: 146 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Adams County, Colorado

  • Front Range Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 15,270; Location: 645 W 112th Ave, Westminster, CO 80031, Web: http://www.frontrange.edu )

  • Regis University


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 11,238; Location: 333 Regis Blvd, Denver, CO 80221, Web: http://www.regis.edu/ )

  • Westwood College-denver North


    ( 4-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 5,126; Location: 350 N Broadway, Denver, CO 80221, Web: http://www.westwood.edu )

  • Community College Of Aurora


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 4,885; Location: 6000 E Centretech Pky, Aurora, CO 80011, Web: http://www.ccaurora.edu )

  • Devry University-colorado


    ( 4-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 1,081; Location: Ste. 316, Denver, CO 80234, Web: http://www.devry.edu )

  • Pickens Technical College


    ( < 2-year, Public, Student Population: 932; Location: 00 Airport Blvd, Aurora, CO 80011, Web: http://www.pickenstech.org )

  • Pima Medical Institute


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 922; Location: Suite 130, Denver, CO 80221, Web: http://www.pmi.edu )

  • Everest College-thornton


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 649; Location: 065 Grant St, Denver, CO 80229, Web: http://www.cci.edu )

  • Itt Technical Institute-thornton


    ( 4-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 611; Location: 00 E 84th Ave Ste B12, Denver, CO 80229, Web: http://www.itt-tech.edu )

  • Cambridge College


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 526; Location: 50 Blackhawk Street, Aurora, CO 80011, Web: http://www.cambridgecollege.com )

  • Kaplan College-denver


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 321; Location: W-200, Denver, CO 80229, Web: http://www.kaplancollege.com )

  • Artistic Beauty Colleges-thornton


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 154; Location: 811 E 120th, Denver, CO 80233, Web: http://www.empire.edu )

  • Denver Academy Of Court Reporting-main Campus


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 150; Location: Unit 20, Westminster, CO 80031, Web: http://dacr.org )

  • Artistic Beauty Colleges-westminster


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 51; Location: 049 W 74 Ave, Westminster, CO 80030, Web: http://www.empire.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Adams County, Colorado

  • Belleview Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3455 W 83rd Avenue, Westminster, CO 80031, Phone: (303) 427-5459, Students: 358 )

  • St Pius X Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 13680 E 14th Place, Aurora, CO 80011, Phone: (303) 364-6515, Students: 300 )

  • Community Christian


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 11980 Irma Drive, Denver, CO 80233, Phone: (303) 451-1634, Students: 292 )

  • Zion Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1400 Skeel Street, Brighton, CO 80601, Phone: (303) 659-3443, Students: 234 )

  • Holy Trinity Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3050 W 76th Avenue, Westminster, CO 80030, Phone: (303) 427-5632, Students: 197 )

  • Guardian Angels


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1843 West 52nd Avenue, Denver, CO 80221, Phone: (303) 480-9005, Students: 146 )

  • Cornerstone Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2300 W 90th Avenue, Denver, CO 80260, Phone: (303) 451-1421, Students: 145 )

  • Assumption Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2341 E 78th Avenue, Denver, CO 80229, Phone: (303) 288-2159, Students: 141 )

  • Brighton Adventist Academy


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 820 South 5th Avenue, Brighton, CO 80601, Phone: (303) 659-1223, Students: 124 )

  • Gethsemane Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 10675 Washington Street, Denver, CO 80233, Phone: (303) 451-6908, Students: 108 )

  • Cedar Wood Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 111389, Aurora, CO 80042, Phone: (303) 361-6456, Students: 89 )

  • Childrens World


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 12290 Pennsylvania Street, Denver, CO 80241, Phone: (303) 457-9249, Students: 40 )

  • Rocky Mountain Christian Academy


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 1294 Fraser Street, Aurora, CO 80011, Phone: (303) 366-1161, Students: 40 )

  • Lord Of Life Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 11700 Irma Drive, Denver, CO 80233, Phone: (303) 452-3656, Students: 38 )

  • The Academy Child Development Center-wes


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 5170 W 113th Avenue, Westminster, CO 80031, Phone: (303) 438-8610, Students: 24 )

  • Seven Oaks Academy At The Ranch Reserve


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 11305 Decatur Street, Denver, CO 80234, Phone: (303) 410-8302, Students: 21 )

  • Brighton Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 203 South 3rd Avenue, Brighton, CO 80601, Phone: (303) 659-0510, Students: 16 )

  • Kindercare Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 4200 E 128th Avenue, Denver, CO 80241, Phone: (303) 451-5210, Students: 15 )

Academic Libraries In Adams County, Colorado

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Adams County, Colorado

  • Bennett Branch Library


    495 7th Street, Bennett, CO 80102

  • Brighton Branch Library


    327 East Bridge Street, Brighton, CO 80601

  • Commerce City Branch Library


    7185 Monaco, Commerce City, CO 80022

  • Huron Street Branch Library


    9417 North Huron Street, Denver, CO 80260

  • Irving Street Library


    7392 Irving St, Westminster, CO 80030

  • Perl Mack Branch Library


    7611 Hilltop Circle, Denver, CO 80221

  • Washington Street Branch Library


    8992 North Washington, Denver, CO 80229

  • Wright Farms


    5877 East 120th Avenue, Brighton, CO 80602

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Adams County, Colorado

  • College Hill Library


    3705 W 112th Ave, Westminster, CO 80031

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Adams County, Colorado


  • Adams County Historical Museum


    420 W Monroe St, Decatur, IN 46733
    http://adamscountyhistoricalmuseum.com

  • Adams County Historical Society


    9601 Henderson Rd, Brighton, CO 80601
    http://www.co.adams.co.us

  • Adams County Historical Society


    Po Box 102, Hastings, NE 68901
    http://www.adamshistory.org

  • Adams County Historical Society


    Po Box 4325, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Adams County Historical Society


    974 East Weber Road, Ritzville, WA 99169

  • Adams County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 352, New Meadows, ID 83654
    http://historicpindepot.com/

  • Adams County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 262, Decatur, IN 46733

  • Adams County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 264, Friendship, WI 53934
    http://www.adamschs.org

  • American Civil War Museum


    297 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325
    http://www.gettysburgmuseum.com

  • American Collectibles Museum


    301 Oak Street Suite 4-3, Quincy, IL 62301

  • Appalachian Trail Museum Inc


    1120 Pine Grove Rd, Gardners, PA 17324
    http://www.atmuseum.org

  • Arabian Horse Trust


    12000 Zuni Street, Denver, CO 80234

  • Battlefield Military Museum


    900 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Biglerville Historical And Preservation Society


    Po Box 656, Biglerville, PA 17307

  • Bowles House Museum


    3924 West 72nd Ave., Westminster, CO 80030

  • Centurama Historical Society Of Adams County


    Po Box 107, Corning, IA 50841

  • Children's Museum-central Ne


    3001 W 12th St, Hastings, NE 68901
    http://www.cmocn.org

  • Childrens Museum Of Central Nebraska Inc


    Po Box 1502, Hastings, NE 68901

  • Civilians Of Gettysburg 1861-1865


    390 Schriver Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Comanche Crossing Historical Society


    Po Box 647, Strasburg, CO 80136
    http://cchscolorado.org

  • Comanche Crossing Museum


    56060 E Colfax Ave, Strasburg, CO 80136

  • Commerce City Historical Society


    10671 Nucla Court, Commerce City, CO 80022

  • Community Museum & Arts Society


    Po Box 121, Othello, WA 99344

  • Cumberland Township Historical Society


    140 Woodcrest Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Dakota Buttes Historical Society


    Po Box 1273, Hettinger, ND 58639

  • David Wills House


    8 Lincoln Sq, Gettysburg, PA 17325
    http://www.davidwillshouse.org

  • Dr Frank R Burroughs Home & Depot Museum


    Po Box 524, Ritzville, WA 99169

  • Dwight D Eisenhower Society


    Po Box 4772, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • East Berlin Historical Preservation Society


    332 W King St, East Berlin, PA 17316

  • Eastern Museum Of Motor Racing


    100 Baltimore Rd, York Springs, PA 17372
    http://www.emmr.org

  • Edelweiss Preservation Foundation


    Po Box 350912, Westminster, CO 80030

  • Edge Of Appalachia Preserves


    4274 Waggoner Riffle Rd, West Union, OH 45693
    http://cincymuseum.org

  • For Natchez


    704 State Street, Natchez, MS 39120

  • French Icarian Colony Foundation


    503 8th St., Corning, IA 50841
    http://ww.icaria.net

  • French Icrian Colny Foundation


    503 8th St, Corning, IA 50841
    http://www.icaria.net

  • Friends Of Serpent Mound


    186 Horner Chapel Rd, Peebles, OH 45660

  • Friends Of The Castle/villa Kathrine


    Po Box 732, Quincy, IL 62301

  • Friends Of The Dr Richard Eells House


    205 S 16th St, Quincy, IL 62301

  • Friends Of The Log Cabin


    Po Box 3122, Quincy, IL 62301

  • Gardner Museum Of Architecture And Design


    332 Maine St, Quincy, IL 62301
    http://www.gardnermuseumarchitecture.org

  • General Admiral Museum And Museum Supplies


    555 Herrs Ridge Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Gettsbury Black History Museum Inc


    369 York St, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Gettysburg Battle Theatre


    571 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325
    http://www.gettysburgbattlefieldtours.com

  • Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association Inc


    Po Box 4087, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Gettysburg Diorama


    610 Taneytown Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Gettysburg Foundation


    1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Gettysburg Museum Of History


    219 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
    http://www.gettysburgmuseumofhistory.com

  • Golden Historical Society


    Po Box 148, Golden, IL 62339

  • Great American Civil War Society


    2449 Heidlersburg Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Great River Genealogical Society


    526 Jersey St, Quincy, IL 62301

  • Hall Of Presidents


    789 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
    http://www.gettysburgbattlefieldtours.com

  • Hastings Museum


    1330 N Burlington Ave, Hastings, NE 68901
    http://www.adamshistory.org

  • Hawkins Alvin K - Historical Restoration


    759 Maple St, Natchez, MS 39120

  • Historic Church Walking Tours


    76 East Broadway, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Historic Gettysburg Adams County Inc


    Po Box 4611, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Historic Jefferson College


    , Natchez, MS 39120
    http://www.mdah.state.ms.us

  • Historic Natchez Foundation


    Po Box 1761, Natchez, MS 39120

  • Historical Society Of Quincy And Adams County Endowment Fund


    425 S 12th St, Quincy, IL 62301
    http://www.adamscohistory.org

  • Huntersown Historical Society


    1975 Shrivers Corner Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • International Museum Of Spiritual Investigations Inc


    231 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325


* There are 38 more museums in Adams County, Colorado not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Adams County, 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 Adams County, Colorado.

Area Features of Adams County, Colorado


Airport


(1) Bijou Basin Airport   (2) Bowen Farms Number 2 Airport Historical   (3) Brighton Van-aire Estates Airport   (4) Capri Heliport   (5) Comanche Airfield Llc Airport   (6) Comanche Livestock Airport Historical   (7) Comanche Springs Ranch Airport   (8) Delventhal Farm Airport Historical   (9) Denver International Airport   (10) Front Range Airport   (11) Galen Heliport   (12) Greggs Nr 1 Airport   (13) Harrington Ranch Airport   (14) Heckendorf Ranches Airport Historical   (15) Henderson Airport Historical   (16) Hoy Airstrip   (17) J S Airport   (18) Logan Airport   (19) Public Service Company Mdc Heliport   (20) Reasoner Airport Historical   (21) Saint Anthony North Heliport   (22) Simons Airport   (23) Singleton Ranch Airport Historical   (24) Van Slyke Field Airport   (25) Yoder Airstrip   (26) Young S Strip Airport  

Basin


(1) Basin F  

Building


(1) Adams County Detention Facility   (2) Adams County Justice Center   (3) Adams County Sheriff S Office Headquarters   (4) Adams County Sheriff S Office Strasburg Substation   (5) Adams County Sheriff S Office Substation   (6) Anythink Commerce City Library   (7) Anythink Huron Street Library   (8) Anythink Perl Mack Library   (9) Anythink Washington Street Library   (10) Arabian Horse Center   (11) Aurora Fire Department Station 5   (12) Bennett Fire Protection District Station 91   (13) Bennett Fire Protection District Station 92   (14) Bennett Fire Protection District Station 93   (15) Bennett Fire Protection District Station 94   (16) Bennett Fire Protection District Station 95   (17) Brighton Fire Rescue District Headquarters   (18) Brighton Police Department   (19) Children S Hospital Colorado Therapy Care Westminster   (20) City Park Recreation Center   (21) Colorado State Patrol Adams County Troop 1d   (22) Commerce City City Hall   (23) Commerce City Municipal Court   (24) Commerce City Police Department   (25) Denver Fire Department Station 31 Dia Station 1   (26) Denver Fire Department Station 32 Dia Station 2   (27) Denver Fire Department Station 33 Dia Station 3   (28) Denver Fire Department Station 34 Dia Station 4   (29) Federal Heights City Hall   (30) Federal Heights Fire Department   (31) Federal Heights Municipal Court   (32) Federal Heights Police Department   (33) Flight For Life Colorado Westminster   (34) Greater Brighton Fire Protection District Station 51   (35) Greater Brighton Fire Protection District Station 52   (36) Greater Brighton Fire Protection District Station 53   (37) Greater Brighton Fire Protection District Station 55   (38) Green Valley Grange Hall   (39) Hudson Fire Protection District Station 3   (40) Lochbuie Police Department   (41) North Metro Fire Rescue Department Station 62   (42) North Metro Fire Rescue Department Station 63   (43) North Metro Fire Rescue Department Station 66   (44) North Washington Fire Department Station 3   (45) Northglenn Ambulance   (46) Northglenn Police Department   (47) Northglenn Recreation Center   (48) Platte Valley Medical Center - Emergency Medical Service   (49) Platte Valley Medical Center - Emergency Medical Services   (50) Slapshot Hockey Center   (51) South Adams County Fire Department Station 1   (52) South Adams County Fire Department Station 3   (53) South Adams County Fire Department Station 4   (54) South Adams County Fire Department Station 5   (55) South Adams County Fire Department Station 6   (56) South Adams County Fire Department Station 7   (57) South Adams County Fire Department Station 8   (58) Southwest Adams County Fire Rescue Station 11   (59) Southwest Adams County Fire Rescue Station 12   (60) Southwest Adams County Fire Rescue Station 14   (61) Strasburg Fire Protection District 8 Station 2   (62) Strasburg Volunteer Fire Rescue   (63) Thornton City Hall   (64) Thornton Fire Department Administration   (65) Thornton Fire Department Station 1   (66) Thornton Fire Department Station 2   (67) Thornton Fire Department Station 3   (68) Thornton Fire Department Station 4   (69) Thornton Fire Department Station 5   (70) Thornton Police Department   (71) Us Customs And Border Protection Denver Port   (72) Watkins Fire Department Historical   (73) Westminster City Hall   (74) Westminster Fire Department Station 1   (75) Westminster Fire Department Station 2   (76) Westminster Fire Department Station 3   (77) Westminster Fire Department Station 4   (78) Westminster Fire Department Station 6   (79) Westminster Fire Department-training Facility   (80) Westminster Municipal Court   (81) Westminster Police Department   (82) Westminster Public Library Irving Street Branch  

Canal


(1) Allen Ditch   (2) Brighton Ditch   (3) Brighton Lateral Ditch   (4) Bull Canal   (5) Burlington Ditch   (6) Colorado Agricultural Canal   (7) East Burlington Extension Ditch   (8) Fulton Ditch   (9) Fulton Lateral Ditch   (10) German Ditch   (11) Kershaw Ditch   (12) Lee Lateral   (13) Lone Tree Ditch   (14) Lower Clear Creek Canal   (15) Mccann Ditch   (16) Moore Ditch   (17) Nile Ditch   (18) Nile Inlet   (19) Niver Canal   (20) O Brian Canal   (21) Sand Creek Lateral   (22) Signal Ditch   (23) Tuck Lateral   (24) West Burlington Extension Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Black Cemetery   (2) Elmwood Cemetery   (3) Evergreen Memorial Park   (4) Fairview Cemetery   (5) Highland Memorial Gardens   (6) Mount View Cemetery   (7) Olinger Eastlawn Cemetery   (8) Rose Hill Cemetery   (9) Running Creek Cemetery   (10) Saint Clair Ross Cemetery   (11) Wesley Chapel Cemetery   (12) Woolsey Cemetery  

Census


(1) Berkley Census Designated Place   (2) Brick Center Census Designated Place   (3) Comanche Creek Census Designated Place   (4) Derby Census Designated Place   (5) Shaw Heights Census Designated Place   (6) Sherrelwood Census Designated Place   (7) Strasburg Census Designated Place   (8) Todd Creek Census Designated Place   (9) Twin Lakes Census Designated Place   (10) Watkins Census Designated Place   (11) Welby Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Advent Lutheran Church   (2) Agape Bible Church   (3) Apostolic Faith Tabernacle   (4) Assumption Of The Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church   (5) Berean Church   (6) Calvary Baptist Church   (7) Calvary Community Baptist Church   (8) Christ The King Fellowship Church   (9) Church Of Christ   (10) Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter - Day Saints   (11) Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (12) Crossroads American Baptist Church   (13) Denver Hmong Alliance Church   (14) Derby Bible Church   (15) Elmwood Church   (16) Fairview Baptist Church   (17) First Baptist Church Of Westminster   (18) First Church Of Christ Scientist - Thornton Westminster   (19) First Southern Baptist Church   (20) First Southern Baptist Church Of Westminster   (21) First Spanish Foursquare Church   (22) Front Range Messianic Community   (23) Gethsemane Lutheran Church   (24) Good Shepherd United Methodist Church   (25) Goode Centennial United Methodist Church   (26) Grace Community Church   (27) Harvest Worship Center   (28) Highland Baptist Church   (29) Hmong Mennonite Church   (30) Holy Trinity Catholic Church   (31) Lord Of Life Lutheran Church   (32) Love Outreach Pentecostal Church   (33) Mountain View Lutheran Church   (34) New Destiny Christian Center   (35) New Song Fellowship Church   (36) North Federal Baptist Church   (37) North Hills Church Of God   (38) North Metro Church   (39) Northglenn Christian Church   (40) Northglenn United Church Of Christ   (41) Northside Baptist Church   (42) Open Door Fellowship Of Commerce City Historical   (43) Our Lady Mother Of The Church   (44) Our Lady Of Visitation Church   (45) Our Saviour Lutheran Church   (46) Rapture Church Of God   (47) Redeemer Temple   (48) Rocky Mountain Gospel Chapel   (49) Rose Hill Tabernacle   (50) Saint John S Lutheran Church   (51) Saint Mark Catholic Church   (52) Saint Martha S Episcopal Church   (53) Soul Care Full Gospel Center   (54) Thornton United Methodist Church   (55) Thrive Church Federal Heights Campus   (56) Tri - City Baptist Church   (57) Trinity Chrsitian Fellowship Church   (58) Valley Bible Baptist Church   (59) Valley Vista United Methodist Church   (60) Village Baptist Church   (61) Westminster Christian Church   (62) Westminster Presbyterian Church   (63) Westminster United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Adams County   (2) Arapahoe County   (3) Brighton Division   (4) City Of Brighton   (5) City Of Commerce City   (6) City Of Federal Heights   (7) City Of Northglenn   (8) City Of Thornton   (9) City Of Westminster   (10) Commerce City Division   (11) East Adams Division   (12) Henderson   (13) North Aurora Division   (14) Town Of Bennett   (15) Town Of Lochbuie   (16) West Adams Division  

Crossing


(1) Exit 10   (2) Exit 11   (3) Exit 12   (4) Exit 219   (5) Exit 220   (6) Exit 221   (7) Exit 223   (8) Exit 229   (9) Exit 288   (10) Exit 289   (11) Exit 3   (12) Exit 8   (13) Exit 9  

Dam


(1) A-20 Dam   (2) Badding Dam   (3) Barr Lake Dam   (4) Baseline Dam   (5) Bowles Number 2 Dam   (6) Bramkamp Dam   (7) Brewer Dam   (8) Buckley Air National Guard Base Dam   (9) Cheyenne Lake Dam   (10) Cole Dam   (11) Croke Lake Dam   (12) Croke Number 7 Dam   (13) East Lake Number 1 Dam   (14) East Lake Number 2 Dam   (15) East Lake Number 3 Dam   (16) German Number 1 Dam   (17) German Number 2 Dam   (18) German Number 8 And 9 Dam   (19) Ginther Number 1 Dam   (20) Guthrie Number 1 Dam   (21) Guthrie Number 2 Dam   (22) Hartley Dam   (23) Henry Dam   (24) Higgins Dam   (25) Houck Number 1 Dam   (26) James Layne Dam   (27) Johnson Dam   (28) Kalcevic Dam   (29) Koleski Number 2 Dam   (30) Lower Church Lake Dam   (31) Lutz Dam   (32) Marshall Dam   (33) Mckay Dam   (34) Mckay Lake Dam   (35) Metzger Dam   (36) Munger Number 1 Dam   (37) Munger Number 2 Dam   (38) Myers Number 1 2 And 3 Dam   (39) Niver Creek Detention Dam   (40) No Name 1-1 Number 1 Dam   (41) Northglenn Terminal Dam   (42) Ohio Lake Dam   (43) Pikeview Dam   (44) Poitz Dam   (45) Rampart Dam   (46) Reservoir C Dam   (47) Reservoir D Dam   (48) Reservoir E Dam   (49) Reservoir F Dam   (50) Richards Dam   (51) Section 35 Dam   (52) Signal Number 1 Dam   (53) Signal Number 2 Dam   (54) Smith Irrigation Dam   (55) Sunny Acres Dam   (56) Talbott Irrigation Dam   (57) Terminal Dam   (58) Vail Dam   (59) Vogler Number 1 Dam   (60) Wadley Number 1 Dam   (61) Wadley Number 2 Dam   (62) Wadley Number 3 Dam   (63) Webster Lake East Dam  

Flat


(1) Antelope Flats   (2) Henderson Island  

Hospital


(1) Children S Hospital Colorado North Campus   (2) North Suburban Medical Center   (3) Plains Medical Center - Strasburg   (4) Platte Valley Medical Center   (5) Rocky Mountain Hospital For Children At North Suburban Medical Center   (6) Saint Anthony North Hospital   (7) Sunhealth Speciality Hospital For Denver Historical   (8) Vibra Hospital Of Denver  

Lake


(1) Grasmer Lake   (2) Mayham Lake  

Locale


(1) Adams City High School Football Stadium   (2) Adams County Road Station   (3) Blessed Creek Farm   (4) Brentcross Shops Shopping Center   (5) Brookhill Shopping Center   (6) Buffalo Run Golf Course   (7) Center Tech Plaza Shopping Center   (8) Chambers Arizona Center Shopping Center   (9) Colorado Marketplace Shopping Center   (10) Dick S Sporting Goods Park   (11) Federal Heights Plaza Shopping Center   (12) Garland Shopping Center   (13) Hazeltine Siding   (14) Hillcrest Plaza Shopping Center   (15) Huron Plaza Shopping Center   (16) Hyland Hills Municipal Golf Course   (17) Legacy Ridge Golf Course   (18) Magee   (19) Merchants Park Shopping Center   (20) Mission Trace At Thorton Shopping Center   (21) Munson Ranch   (22) Northglenn Mall Shopping Center   (23) Perl Mack Manor   (24) Pinnacle At Horizon Shopping Center   (25) Riverdale Knolls Golf Course   (26) Rocky Mountain Speedway   (27) Skyview Academy High School Football Stadium   (28) Springhill Golf Course   (29) Staple D Ranch   (30) Sunrise Village Shopping Center   (31) The Golf Courses At Hyland Hills   (32) The Plaza At Westminster   (33) The Ranch Country Club   (34) Thorncreek Crossing Shopping Center   (35) Thorncreek Golf Course   (36) Thorncreek Municipal Golf Course   (37) Thornton High School Football Stadium   (38) Thornton Place Shopping Center   (39) Tower Landfill   (40) Valhalla Ranch   (41) Victory Grange   (42) Washington Point Shopping Center   (43) Washington Square Business Center   (44) Water World   (45) Westfield Shopping Center   (46) Westminister Plaza Shopping Center   (47) Westminster City Center Marketplace Shopping Center   (48) Westminster Mall Shopping Center   (49) Westminster Sports Center  

Military


(1) Rocky Mountain Arsenal Historical  

Mine


(1) Adams Aggregate Incorporated Pit   (2) Adams County Pit   (3) Albert Frei And Sons Sand And Gravel Pit   (4) Brannan Sand And Gravel Company Pit   (5) C And H Construction Company Pit   (6) Charles Lily Mine   (7) Colorado Consolidated Rock Pit   (8) Colorado-wyoming Improvement Company Pit   (9) Cooley Gravel Company Pit   (10) Cooley Sand And Gravel Company Pit   (11) Cooley Sand And Gravel Pit   (12) Fast Construction Company Pit   (13) H W Siddle Incorporated Pit   (14) Henderson Pit   (15) Houston Construction Pit   (16) Imperial Shaft   (17) Kilgore-atchinson Pit   (18) Kilgore-atchison Pit   (19) Mobile Pre-mix Concrete Incorporated Pit   (20) Pink Greenhouses Pit   (21) Platte Valley Sand And Gravel Pit   (22) Sterling Pit   (23) Suburban Sand And Gravel Company Pit   (24) Tee Pee Construction Company Pit   (25) Thomas Mine   (26) Two Shafts Mine   (27) Western Paving Company Pit  

Park


(1) Adams County Regional Park   (2) Apache Mesa Park   (3) Aspen Park   (4) Aurora Sports Park   (5) Benedict Park   (6) Bishop Square Park   (7) Briar Ridge Park   (8) Carmenisch Park   (9) Carol Butts Park   (10) Charles Winburn Park   (11) Cherry Park   (12) City Park   (13) Coal Creek Rodeo Arena   (14) Cobblestone Park   (15) Columbia Park   (16) Columbine Meadows Park   (17) Community College Open Space   (18) Community Park   (19) Cotton Creek Park   (20) Cottonwood Park   (21) Danahy Park   (22) E B Rains Junior Memorial Park   (23) Eagleview Park   (24) England Park   (25) Environmental Park   (26) Fairfax Park   (27) Fairplay Park   (28) Fireman Park   (29) Glencoe Park   (30) Gottlieb And Rose Egli House   (31) Grange Creek Park   (32) Grant Park   (33) Hampshire Park   (34) Holly Park   (35) Hunters Glen Lake Park   (36) J D Clayton Park   (37) Jaycee Park   (38) Kennedy Park   (39) Lake Village Park   (40) Lily Park   (41) Little Dry Creek Lake Park   (42) Livingston Park   (43) Loma Linda Park   (44) Los Valientes Park   (45) Maulis Park   (46) Metz Park   (47) Municipal Court Park   (48) Norfolk Glen Park   (49) Norse Glenn Park   (50) Northern Lights Ball Fields   (51) Northstar Park   (52) Northwest Open Space   (53) Oakwood Park   (54) Park Village Park   (55) Pecos Park   (56) Playway Park   (57) Riverdale Park   (58) Rotary Park   (59) Rotella Park   (60) Ruston Park   (61) Sensory Park   (62) Shadow Ridge Park   (63) Sherwood Hills Park   (64) Skyline Vista Park   (65) Sperry Park   (66) Steele Park   (67) Stonehocker Park   (68) Stratford Park   (69) Sunset Park   (70) The Ranch Open Space   (71) Thomas Park   (72) Triangle Park   (73) Waterpointe - Bellio Open Space   (74) Waverly Acres Park   (75) Westlake Park   (76) Westlake Village Park   (77) Willow Park   (78) Windsor Park   (79) Wolff Run Park   (80) Woodglen Meadows Park   (81) Woodglen Park   (82) Woodhaven Park   (83) Wyco Park   (84) Yorkborough Park  

Populated Place


(1) Adams City   (2) Altura   (3) Apache Mesa   (4) Barr Lake   (5) Bennett   (6) Berkley   (7) Brighton   (8) Chambers Heights   (9) College Hills   (10) Cotton Creek   (11) Cozy Corner   (12) Crofton Park   (13) Derby   (14) Dupont   (15) Eastlake   (16) Eno   (17) Fairview   (18) Federal Heights   (19) Friendly Village   (20) Harris Park   (21) Hazeltine   (22) Hazeltine Heights   (23) Henderson   (24) Hi-land Acres   (25) Hidden Creek Park   (26) Hidden Lake   (27) Hillcrest   (28) Holiday Hills Village   (29) Homestead Heights   (30) Irondale   (31) Kimberly Hills   (32) Kirkgaard Acres   (33) La Vista   (34) Lakeview Estates   (35) Leader   (36) Lochbuie   (37) Manila   (38) Mckay Landing   (39) Norfolk Glen   (40) Northborough Heights   (41) Northglenn   (42) Pioneer Mobile Gardens   (43) Quail Hill   (44) Quimby   (45) Rolla   (46) Semper   (47) Shamrock   (48) Shaw Heights   (49) Sheridan Green   (50) Sherrelwood   (51) Sherrelwood Estates   (52) Skyline Vista   (53) Strasburg   (54) Sunset Ridge   (55) Thornton   (56) Todd Creek   (57) Tonville   (58) Twin Lakes   (59) Wandering View   (60) Watkins   (61) Wattenberg   (62) Welby   (63) Westminster   (64) Westminster Hills   (65) Westview   (66) Zuni  

Post Office


(1) Adams City Post Office   (2) Altura Post Office   (3) Bennett Post Office   (4) Brighton Post Office   (5) Commerce City Post Office   (6) Dupont Post Office   (7) Eastlake Post Office   (8) Henderson Post Office   (9) North Pecos Post Office   (10) Northglenn Post Office   (11) Strasburg Post Office   (12) Thornton Post Office   (13) Watkins Post Office   (14) Westminster Post Office   (15) Westminster Post Office Harris Park Station  

Reservoir


(1) A-20 Reservoir   (2) Ashwood Reservoir   (3) Badding Reservoir   (4) Barr Lake   (5) Baseline Reservoir   (6) Bowles Reservoir Number 2   (7) Bramkamp Reservoir   (8) Brewer Reservoir   (9) Calhoun Reservoir   (10) Cole Reservoir   (11) Croke Lake   (12) Croke Reservoir   (13) Croke Reservoir Number 12   (14) Croke Reservoir Number 7   (15) Eagle Lake   (16) East Lake Number 1   (17) East Lake Number 2   (18) East Lake Number 3   (19) East Webster Lake   (20) Eastlake Reservoir Number 1   (21) Eastlake Reservoir Number 3   (22) German Reservoir Number 1   (23) German Reservoir Number 2   (24) German Reservoir Number 8 And 9   (25) Ginther Reservoir Number 1   (26) Guthrie Reservoir Number 1   (27) Guthrie Reservoir Number 2   (28) Hartley Reservoir   (29) Henery Lake Reservoir   (30) Henry Reservoir   (31) Higgins Lake   (32) Houck Number 1 Reservoir   (33) Hunters Glen Lake   (34) Jackson Lake   (35) Kalcevic Reservoir   (36) Koleski Reservoir Number 1   (37) Lake Erie   (38) Lake Sangraco   (39) Layne Reservoir   (40) Lower Church Lake   (41) Lutz Reservoir   (42) Magers Reservoir   (43) Marshall Reservoir   (44) Mckay Lake   (45) Meeks Reservoir Number 1   (46) Meeks Reservoir Number 2   (47) Metzger Reservoir   (48) Mile High Lakes   (49) Moore Reservoir Number 1   (50) Moore Reservoir Number 4   (51) Munger Reservoir Number 1   (52) Munger Reservoir Number 2   (53) Myers Number 1 2 And 3 Reservoirs   (54) Nile Reservoir   (55) Niver Creek Detention Reservoir   (56) No Name 1-1 Number 1 Reservoir   (57) Northglenn Terminal Reservoir   (58) Nott Lake   (59) Ohio Lake Reservoir   (60) Pikeview Reservoir   (61) Pikeview Reservoir Number 2   (62) Poitz Reservoir   (63) Reservoir C   (64) Reservoir D   (65) Reservoir E   (66) Reservoir F   (67) Richards Reservoir   (68) Section 35 Reservoir   (69) Signal Reservoir Number 1   (70) Signal Reservoir Number 2   (71) Simpsons Reservoir   (72) Skeel Reservoir Number 1   (73) Smith Irrigation Reservoir   (74) Smith Reservoir   (75) Stouffer Reservoir Number 1   (76) Stouffer Reservoir Number 2   (77) Stouffer Reservoir Number 3   (78) Stouffer Reservoir Number 4   (79) Stouffer Reservoirs   (80) Sunny Acres Reservoir   (81) Talbott Irrigation Reservoir   (82) Terminal Reservoir   (83) Todd Reservoir   (84) Vail Reservoir   (85) Vaile Reservoir   (86) Vogler Reservoir Number 1   (87) Wadley Reservoir Number 1   (88) Wadley Reservoir Number 2   (89) Wadley Reservoir Number 3   (90) Walter Long Reservoir   (91) Webster Lake   (92) West Lake  

School


(1) Academy High School At Skyview Campus   (2) Academy Of Charter Schools   (3) Achieve Academy At Bertha Heid   (4) Adams City High School   (5) Adams City Middle School   (6) Adams Elementary School   (7) Alsup Elementary School   (8) Altura Elementary School   (9) Arapahoe Ridge Elementary School   (10) Assumption Catholic School   (11) Aurora Quest K - 8 School   (12) Baker Elementary School   (13) Belle Creek Charter School   (14) Belleview Christian College And Bible Seminary   (15) Belleview Christian School   (16) Bollman Technical Education Center   (17) Box Elder School Historical   (18) Brighton Adventist Academy   (19) Brighton Heritage Academy   (20) Brighton High School   (21) Brighton Learning And Resource Campus   (22) Busy Bee School Historical   (23) Centennial Elementary School   (24) Central Elementary School   (25) Central Valley School   (26) Century Middle School   (27) Charles Semper Elementary School   (28) Cherry Drive Elementary School   (29) Clayton Partnership School   (30) Clyde Miller Elementary School   (31) Colorado Technical University Denver North Campus   (32) Community Christian School   (33) Community College Of Aurora Centertech Campus   (34) Community Leadership Academy   (35) Cornerstone Christian Academy   (36) Coronado Hills Elementary School   (37) Cotton Creek Elementary School   (38) Crossroads Alternative Middle School   (39) Crossroads Transition Center   (40) Crown Pointe Academy   (41) Derby School Historical   (42) Devry University Westminster Campus   (43) Dupont Elementary School   (44) Eagle Ridge Academy   (45) Eagleview Elementary School   (46) Early Childhood Center   (47) East Middle School   (48) Elkhart Elementary School   (49) Elmwood Baptist Academy   (50) Explore Elementary At Bertha Heid   (51) Fairview Elementary School   (52) Federal Heights Elementary School   (53) Flynn Elementary School   (54) Foundations Academy   (55) Francis Marion Day Elementary School   (56) Front Range Community College Westminster   (57) Gethsemane Lutheran Church School   (58) Glacier Peak Elementary School   (59) Global Village Academy Northglenn Campus   (60) Hanson Pre K - 8 School   (61) Harris Park Elementary School   (62) Henderson Elementary School   (63) Hidden Lake High School   (64) High Plains High School   (65) Hillcrest Elementary School   (66) Hinkley High School   (67) Holy Cross School Historical   (68) Holy Trinity Catholic School   (69) Horizon High School   (70) Hulstrom Options K - 8 School   (71) Hunters Glen Elementary School   (72) Hutton High School Historical   (73) Hyland Christian School   (74) Independence School   (75) Itt Technical Institute   (76) Iver C Ranum High School Historical   (77) John W Thimmig Elementary School   (78) Josephine Hodgkins Elementary School   (79) Kemp Elementary School   (80) Landmark Academy   (81) Laredo Elementary School   (82) Leader School   (83) Legacy High School   (84) Leroy Drive Elementary School   (85) Leroy Drive School   (86) Lester Arnold High School   (87) Lord Of Life Lutheran School   (88) Malley Drive Elementary School   (89) Mandalay Middle School   (90) Mapleton Early College   (91) Mapleton Expeditionary School Of The Arts   (92) Mary E Pennock Elementary School   (93) Mcelwain Elementary School   (94) Meadow Community School   (95) Meridian Elementary School   (96) Mesa Elementary School   (97) Metropolitan State University Of Denver Metro North Campus   (98) Metz Elementary School   (99) Miller Elementary School   (100) Monaco Elementary School   (101) Monterey Community School   (102) Moore School   (103) Mountain Range High School   (104) North Elementary School   (105) North Mor Elementary School   (106) North Star Elementary School   (107) North Valley School For Young Adults   (108) Northeast Elementary School   (109) Northglenn High School   (110) Northglenn Middle School   (111) Oneida School Historical   (112) Orchard Court School Historical   (113) Otho E Stuart Middle School   (114) Overland Trail Middle School   (115) Pathways Extended Education Program   (116) Pickens Technical College   (117) Plainview School Historical   (118) Pleasant Plains School   (119) Pleasant Valley School   (120) Prairie Hills Elementary School   (121) Prairie View High School   (122) Prairie View Middle School   (123) Ranum Middle School   (124) Riverdale Elementary School   (125) Rocky Mountain Christian Academy   (126) Rocky Mountain Elementary School   (127) Rocky Mountain Lutheran High School   (128) Rocky Top Middle School   (129) Roper School   (130) Roush School Historical   (131) Saint Augustine School   (132) Saint Catherine School Historical   (133) Scott Carpenter Middle School   (134) Second Creek Elementary School   (135) Shadow Ridge Middle School   (136) Shaw Heights Middle School   (137) Sheridan Green Elementary School   (138) Sherrelwood Elementary School   (139) Silver Creek Elementary School   (140) Silver Hills Middle School   (141) Skyline Vista Elementary School   (142) Skyview Elementary School   (143) South Elementary School   (144) Southeast Elementary School   (145) Stargate School   (146) Stellar Elementary School   (147) Stem Launch Middle School   (148) Stem Magnet Lab School   (149) Stukey Elementary School   (150) Sunrise School Historical   (151) Sunset Ridge Elementary School   (152) Tarver Elementary School   (153) Tennyson Knolls Elementary School   (154) The Pinnacle Charter School Elementary   (155) The Studio School   (156) Thornton Elementary School   (157) Thornton High School   (158) Thornton Middle School   (159) Turnberry Elementary School   (160) University Of Phoenix Turnpike Learning Center   (161) Valley Center School   (162) Vantage Point High School   (163) Vikan Middle School   (164) Vista Grande Elementary School Historical   (165) West Ridge Elementary School   (166) Westgate Community School   (167) Westlake Middle School   (168) Westminster Elementary School   (169) Westminster High School   (170) Westminster Hills Elementary School Historical   (171) Westview Elementary School   (172) William Smith High School   (173) Woodglen Elementary School   (174) York International School   (175) Zion Lutheran School  

Spring


(1) Poision Springs  

Stream


(1) Clear Creek   (2) Coal Creek   (3) East Bijou Creek   (4) East Fork Little Muddy Creek   (5) First Creek   (6) Hoffman Creek   (7) Little Comanche Creek   (8) Little Dry Creek   (9) Little Muddy Creek   (10) Murphy Creek   (11) Poision Springs Creek   (12) Second Creek   (13) Sherman Ranch Slough   (14) Third Creek   (15) Todd Creek   (16) Walnut Creek   (17) West Bijou Creek   (18) West Fork San Arroyo Creek  

Tower


(1) Khow-am Denver   (2) Kltt-am Brighton   (3) Klz-am Denver   (4) Kmvp-am Commerce City   (5) Knus-am Denver   (6) Kpof-am Denver   (7) Kygo-am Denver   (8) Pillar Of Fire  

Valley


(1) Bear Gulch   (2) Branther Gulch   (3) Cabin Gulch   (4) Grass Valley   (5) Lone Tree Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Adams County, Colorado

80011 (pop. 45,253) 80229 (pop. 40,574) 80221 (pop. 38,135)
80233 (pop. 37,049) 80601 (pop. 34,626) 80260 (pop. 30,285)
80031 (pop. 29,881) 80022 (pop. 27,819) 80241 (pop. 26,367)
80234 (pop. 23,197) 80030 (pop. 16,485) 80102 (pop. 4,437)
80136 (pop. 2,528) 80640 (pop. 2,172) 80137 (pop. 795)
80024 (pop. 239) 80019 (pop. 61)  


Counties Nearby Adams County, Colorado

Adams County, CO  (pop. 460,320) 0.0 Miles
Denver County, CO  (pop. 634,685) 10.9 Miles
Arapahoe County, CO  (pop. 596,249) 15.6 Miles
Jefferson County, CO  (pop. 545,384) 17.4 Miles
Boulder County, CO  (pop. 305,284) 21.7 Miles
Douglas County, CO  (pop. 298,924) 28.0 Miles
Gilpin County, CO  (pop. 5,177) 33.2 Miles
Weld County, CO  (pop. 263,884) 34.0 Miles
Clear Creek County, CO  (pop. 8,886) 40.6 Miles
Larimer County, CO  (pop. 310,604) 49.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Adams County, Colorado

303



Elevation in Adams County, Colorado is 5,154.0 ft. (1,571.0 meters)



Land Area in Adams County, Colorado: 1,167.7 Sq. Miles
Water Area in Adams County, Colorado: 16.2 Sq. Miles



Latitude/Longitude of Adams County, Colorado

Lat: 39.866716 N        Long: -104.869954 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 8,054   (4.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 7,204   (4.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 12,299   (7.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 21,088   (12.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 21,415   (12.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 26,747   (15.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 22,287   (12.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 13,619   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 6,189   (3.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 6,585   (3.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 3,024   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1,881   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 11,403   (6.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 11,286   (6.5%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Adams County, Colorado)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 4,381

1 vehicle available : 23,726

2 vehicles available : 6,022

3 vehicles available : 1,543

4 or more vehicles available : 220

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,920

1 vehicle available : 10,051

2 vehicles available : 25,217

3 vehicles available : 7,348

4 or more vehicles available : 2,026

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 772

1 vehicle available : 4,857

2 vehicles available : 11,387

3 vehicles available : 6,301

4 or more vehicles available : 1,935

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,169

1 vehicle available : 5,926

2 vehicles available : 21,006

3 vehicles available : 11,195

4 or more vehicles available : 7,398


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Adams County, Colorado)

1-person household:

No workers : 14,499

1 worker : 21,393

2-person household:

No workers : 10,894

1 worker : 15,887

2 workers : 19,781

3-person household:

No workers : 2,097

1 worker : 8,727

2 workers : 11,506

3 workers : 2,922

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 2,641

1 worker : 14,717

2 workers : 19,996

3 or more workers : 9,340


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Adams County, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 167,362

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 20,174

In 3-person carpool : 4,069

In 4-person carpool : 1,429

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 193

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 545

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 7,743

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

Subway or elevated : 64

Railroad : 18

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 501

Bicycle : 828

Walked : 2,641

Other means : 1,617

Worked at home : 8,884


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Adams County, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 2,683

5 to 9 minutes : 11,797

10 to 14 minutes : 21,334

15 to 19 minutes : 28,038

20 to 24 minutes : 31,022

25 to 29 minutes : 15,928

30 to 34 minutes : 40,226

35 to 39 minutes : 8,444

40 to 44 minutes : 11,821

45 to 59 minutes : 19,813

60 to 89 minutes : 11,353

90 or more minutes : 4,725


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Adams County, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 23,571  (23.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 10,269  (10.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 18,185  (18.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 404  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 24,769  (24.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 24,976  (30.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 13,281  (16.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 34,866  (42.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 136  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,195  (1.5%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Adams County, Colorado

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.40%

Mining

0.20%

Construction

10.11%

Manufacturing

7.92%

Wholesale Trade

3.78%

Retail Trade

6.45%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

5.16%

Utilities

0.55%

Information

2.56%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

1.21%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

1.01%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

2.66%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.01%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

2.63%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

1.55%

Health Care And Social Assistance

1.29%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.67%

Accommodation And Food Services

2.70%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.64%

Public Administration

1.73%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.17%

Mining

0.14%

Construction

1.17%

Manufacturing

4.09%

Wholesale Trade

1.83%

Retail Trade

5.86%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

2.13%

Utilities

0.28%

Information

2.34%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

3.14%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

1.02%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

2.73%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.03%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

2.11%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

3.71%

Health Care And Social Assistance

6.17%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.62%

Accommodation And Food Services

3.06%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.21%

Public Administration

1.97%


(updated 2010)



Employment Rate In Adams County, Colorado

Employed: 205,530
Unemployed: 10,707



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Adams County, Colorado

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 1.8%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 4.3%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 11.7%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 30.4%
  • Other: 51.8%



Water Usage In Adams County, Colorado

Ground Water

 
Fresh 27.04 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 27.04 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 106.55 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 106.55 Mgal/d





There are 1,064 Farms In Adams County, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Adams County, Colorado

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 12 Branches


    Bank Assets: $17.2b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

U.s. Bank National Association - 11 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.2b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 9 Branches


    Bank Assets: $18b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Bank Of The West - 7 Branches


    Bank Assets: $484m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 603

Firstbank - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $83.4m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 129

Keybank National Association - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $534m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,026

Compass Bank - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $377.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 675

Valley Bank & Trust - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

Tcf National Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $75.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 383

Academy Bank, National Association - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 54

(updated 2014)



Salary Income in Adams County, Colorado (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

86.32%

No Wage Or Salary Income

13.68%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Adams County, Colorado (1999)

With Self-employment Income

10.98%

No Self-employment Income

89.02%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Adams County, Colorado

  • Stapleton International


    (about 6.4 miles in Denver, Colorado; Airport Code: DEN)

  • Denver International


    (about 10.4 miles in Aurora, Colorado; Airport Code: DEN)

  • Buckley Air National Guard Base


    (about 13.0 miles in Aurora, Colorado; Airport Code: BFK)

  • Buckley AFB


    (about 13.0 miles in Aurora, Colorado; Airport Code: BFK)

  • Rocky Mountain Metropolitan


    (about 13.4 miles in Broomfield, Colorado; Airport Code: BJC)

  • Front Range


    (about 18.2 miles in Watkins, Colorado; Airport Code: FTG)

  • Arapahoe County


    (about 20.3 miles in Centennial, Colorado; Airport Code: APA)

  • Centennial


    (about 20.3 miles in Centennial, Colorado; Airport Code: APA)

  • Longmont Municipal


    (about 25.6 miles in Longmont, Colorado; Airport Code: LGM)

  • Weld County Municipal


    (about 40.7 miles in Garden City, Colorado; Airport Code: RYE)

  • Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal


    (about 41.1 miles in Fort Collins, Colorado; Airport Code: FNL)

  • Fort Collins Airpark


    (about 50.6 miles in Fort Collins, Colorado; Airport Code: FTC)

  • USAF Academy Airfield


    (about 62.0 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: AFF)

  • Peterson Field


    (about 73.6 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: COS)

  • City of Colorado Springs Municipal


    (about 73.9 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: COS)

  • Limon Municipal


    (about 76.1 miles in Limon, Colorado; Airport Code: LIC)

  • Butts AAF


    (about 82.2 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: FCS)

  • Vail/Avon


    (about 82.3 miles in Vail, Colorado; Airport Code: WHR)

  • Francis E. Warren AFB Heliport


    (about 87.5 miles in Cheyenne, Wyoming; Airport Code: FEW)

  • Lake County


    (about 89.1 miles in Leadville, Colorado; Airport Code: LXV)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Adams County, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.97%

Carpooled

14.45%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

4.15%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.06%

Subway Or Elevated

0.01%

Railroad

0.01%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.04%

Motorcycle

0.16%

Bicycle

0.17%

Walked

1.36%

Other Means

0.55%

Worked At Home

3.07%



(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Adams County, Colorado

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

4.79%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.13%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.78%

Financial Specialists

0.71%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

1.98%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

1.21%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.74%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.37%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.34%

Legal Occupations

0.20%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

0.65%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.58%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.33%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.16%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.17%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.66%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.58%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

1.89%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.78%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

0.57%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

5.22%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

4.79%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.22%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

1.04%

Construction Trades Workers

7.37%

Extraction Workers

0.09%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

5.13%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

5.22%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.26%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.12%

Motor Vehicle Operators

3.95%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.46%

Material Moving Workers

2.73%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

3.16%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.05%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

1.17%

Financial Specialists

1.31%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

1.08%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.21%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.13%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.30%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.61%

Legal Occupations

0.44%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

2.50%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.55%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

1.48%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.75%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

1.15%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.12%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.20%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

2.50%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.23%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

2.10%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

5.38%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

13.80%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.07%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.02%

Construction Trades Workers

0.23%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.41%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

2.56%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.06%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.01%

Motor Vehicle Operators

0.45%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.08%

Material Moving Workers

0.63%


(updated 2010)



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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Adams County, 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 By Tenure
(Adams County, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 60,511

Renter-occupied housing units : 17,642

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,555

Renter-occupied housing units : 5,135

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 10,083

Renter-occupied housing units : 10,871

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24,670

Renter-occupied housing units : 20,933


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Adams County, Colorado)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 14,128

Householder 35 to 44 years : 19,494

Householder 45 to 54 years : 19,444

Householder 55 to 59 years : 9,021

Householder 60 to 64 years : 6,673

Householder 65 to 74 years : 7,008

Householder 75 years and over : 1,727

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,579

Householder 35 to 44 years : 2,025

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,800

Householder 55 to 59 years : 2,499

Householder 60 to 64 years : 2,786

Householder 65 to 74 years : 4,880

Householder 75 years and over : 5,755


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Adams County, Colorado)

Less than 10.0 percent : 1,260

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 3,927

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 5,774

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 7,080

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 7,385

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 5,835

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 3,825

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 4,599

50.0 percent or more : 13,200

Not computed : 1,696


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Adams County, Colorado)

Built 2010 or later : $271,800

Built 2000 to 2009 : $234,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $214,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $181,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $168,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $171,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $148,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $132,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $149,200


(updated 2013)



Housing Occupancy in Adams County, Colorado

Occupied

96.65%

Vacant

3.35%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Adams County, Colorado

Owner Occupied

70.58%

Renter Occupied

29.42%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Adams County, Colorado: 70.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Adams County, 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 3,255 3,255 $315,216,146
  Two Family 40 80 $4,759,046
  Three and Four Family 36 117 $10,042,142
  Five or More Family 30 333 $28,164,796
  Total

3,361 3,785 $358,182,130
2000        
  Single Family 2,871 2,871 $344,701,743
  Two Family 30 60 $4,261,652
  Three and Four Family 27 91 $7,622,301
  Five or More Family 132 2,384 $147,343,403
  Total

3,060 5,406 $503,929,099
2001        
  Single Family 4,387 4,387 $508,288,594
  Two Family 27 54 $5,426,072
  Three and Four Family 10 34 $3,485,299
  Five or More Family 117 1,650 $117,788,480
  Total

4,541 6,125 $634,988,445
2002        
  Single Family 3,956 3,956 $551,491,830
  Two Family 63 126 $11,327,411
  Three and Four Family 21 78 $5,841,604
  Five or More Family 135 1,702 $110,046,671
  Total

4,175 5,862 $678,707,516
2003        
  Single Family 4,102 4,102 $680,141,102
  Two Family 29 58 $5,884,489
  Three and Four Family 23 73 $6,994,435
  Five or More Family 38 524 $40,171,423
  Total

4,192 4,757 $733,191,449
2004        
  Single Family 4,452 4,452 $735,629,629
  Two Family 17 34 $3,119,126
  Three and Four Family 16 50 $5,434,888
  Five or More Family 78 590 $46,767,990
  Total

4,563 5,126 $790,951,633
2005        
  Single Family 4,329 4,329 $711,078,637
  Two Family 10 20 $1,448,224
  Three and Four Family 9 29 $3,781,260
  Five or More Family 41 346 $23,741,360
  Total

4,389 4,724 $740,049,481
2006        
  Single Family 2,903 2,903 $463,287,832
  Two Family 21 42 $3,797,706
  Three and Four Family 16 49 $6,108,618
  Five or More Family 8 63 $5,457,218
  Total

2,948 3,057 $478,651,374


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Adams County, CO): $47,323
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Adams County): $141,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Adams County, Colorado

Utility Gas: 79.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.6%
Electricity: 17.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.1%
Solar Energy: 0.1%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Adams County, Colorado

Institutionalized population

84.88%

Correctional facilities for adults

48.03%

Federal detention centers

10.65%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

0.0%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

32.13%

Correctional residential facilities

5.24%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

1.71%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

1.04%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

0.67%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

35.14%

Other institutional facilities

0.0%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.0%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

0.0%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

15.12%

College/University student housing

0.0%

Military quarters

0.0%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

0.0%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

15.12%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

4.02%

Group homes intended for adults

1.27%

Residential treatment centers for adults

5.12%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

0.84%

Other noninstitutional facilities

3.87%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Adams County, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 48.03%
  • Juvenile facilities : 1.71%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 35.14%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 15.12%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Adams County, Colorado: 29,106 (6.6%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Adams County, Colorado: 2.85
Average Household Size in Colorado: 2.49


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Adams County): $705
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Adams County): $1010


(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 Adams County, Colorado are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Adams County, Colorado

Psa Home Healthcare


     Address: 14231 East 4th Avenue #200, Aurora, Colorado 80011
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/6/1994

Accelerated Home Healthcare


     Address: 6820 N Broadway #a, Denver, Colorado 80221
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/21/2003

Select Home Health


     Address: 7475 Dakin, #400, Denver, Colorado 80221
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/2/1994

Alternative Home Health Care Connection


     Address: 7100 North Broadway, Bldg 2l, Denver, Colorado 80221
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/24/1994

Angels Care Home Health Of Colorado


     Address: 3443 S Galena St #310, Denver, Colorado 80231
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/11/2003

Hospitals Close To Adams County, Colorado

Platte Valley Medical Center


     Address: 1600 Prairie Center Parkway, Brighton, Colorado 80601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

University Of Colorado Hospital Anschutz Inpatient


     Address: 12605 East 16th Avenue, Aurora, Colorado 80045
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

North Suburban Medical Center


     Address: 9191 Grant St, Thornton, Colorado 80229
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Centura Health-st Anthony North Hospital


     Address: 2551 W 84th Avenue, Westminster, Colorado 80031
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital


     Address: 1835 Franklin St, Denver, Colorado 80218
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Adams County, Colorado

Cottonwood Care Center


     Address: 2311 East Bridge Street, Brighton, Colorado 80601
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Colorado State Veterans Home At Fitzsimons


     Address: 1919 Quentin Street, Aurora, Colorado 80045
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 173
     Percent Occupied: 96%

North Valley Hospital-skilled Nursing Facility


     Address: 8451 Pearl Street, Thornton, Colorado 80229
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 14
     Percent Occupied: 58%

Villas At Sunny Acres, The


     Address: 2501 E 104th Ave, Thornton, Colorado 80233
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 134
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Clear Creek Care Center


     Address: 7481 Knox Place, Westminster, Colorado 80030
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 102
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Alpine Living Center


     Address: 501 East Thornton Parkway, Thornton, Colorado 80229
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Kindred Healthcare & Rehab Ctr Of Northglenn


     Address: 401 Malley Drive, Northglenn, Colorado 80233
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 129
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Elms Haven Care Center


     Address: 12080 Bellaire Way, Thornton, Colorado 80241
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 229
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Brighton Care Center


     Address: 2025 East Egbert Street, Brighton, Colorado 80601
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Woodridge Terrace Nursing And Rehabilitation


     Address: 5230 East 66th Way, Commerce City, Colorado 80022
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 94
     Percent Occupied: 90%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Adams County, Colorado

Name: Fort Calhoun
Address: PO Box 399; Fort Calhoun, NE 68023-0399
Distance: 475 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Adams County, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 65,765
    Disabled Workers: 16,425
    Widowers Workers: 8,765
    Spouses Workers: 4,900
    Children Workers: 9,080


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Adams County, Colorado


Charges


Air Transportation: $2,125,000
Regular Highways: $1,362,000
Parks & Recreation: $3,158,000
Solid Waste Management: $211,000
All Other: $18,957,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Air Transportation: $2,066,000
Education: $2,992,000
Housing & Community Development: $3,195,000
Public Welfare: $159,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $183,000
General Support: $362,000
Highways: $6,048,000
Housing & Community Development: $530,000
Public Welfare: $102,892,000
All Other: $12,356,000


Local Intergovernmental


Education: $23,000
Public Welfare: $41,000
All Other: $75,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $2,412,000
Correctional Institutions: $28,060,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $3,722,000
Financial Administration: $8,215,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $12,112,000
Central Staff Services: $14,892,000
General Public Buildings: $5,556,000
Health Services - Other: $2,791,000
Regular Highways: $30,203,000
Housing & Community Development: $3,450,000
Natural Resources - Other: $4,074,000
Parks & Recreation: $4,405,000
Police Protection: $23,472,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $832,000
Welfare, Vendor Payments For Medical Care: $5,047,000
Welfare, Vendor Payments For Other Purposes: $3,807,000
Welfare - Other: $88,498,000
Solid Waste Management: $786,000
General - Other: $13,069,000


Construction


Air Transportation: $1,646,000


Other Capital Outlay


Air Transportation: $737,000
Correctional Institutions: $544,000
Financial Administration: $921,000
Judicial: $681,000
Central Staff: $317,000
General Public Building: $5,923,000
Regular Highways: $13,910,000
Natural Resource - Other: $284,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,657,000
Police Protection: $1,404,000
Welfare - Other: $6,000
General - Other: $2,430,000


General


Interest On Debt: $9,131,000



Ssistance And Subsidies Public Welfare, Federal : $9,850,000
Ssistance And Subsidies Public Welfare, Cash Ass: $832,000
Otal Salaries & Wages: $95,963,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $301,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $3,716,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Transit Utilities: $354,000


Tax


Property: $108,573,000
Total General Sales: $26,118,000
Public Utilities: $2,143,000
Alcoholic Beverage License: $25,000
Other License: $1,253,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $370,000
Interest Earnings: $15,672,000
Fines & Forfeits: $2,116,000
Rents: $1,385,000
Royalties: $18,000
Donations From Private Sources: $59,000
General Revenue, Nec: $2,502,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $290,200,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $186,386,000


Employee Retirement


Local Employee Contribution: $4,922,000
From Local Government: $4,597,000
Interest Revenue: $9,532,000
Benefit Payments: $8,104,000
Withdrawals: $1,232,000
Total Cash & Deposits: $2,163,000
Total Federal Securities: $6,738,000
Total Other Securities: $147,669,000
Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $10,841,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $224,250,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,017,000


Long Term Debt Issue, Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $247,900,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $181,950,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $290,200,000


(updated 2006)



Adams County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 50.57%
  • Bush & Cheney 48.22%
  • Other 1.20%



(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 Adams County, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Adams County, CO

11.55 % of Adams County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,654

Colorado Average 10.77 %

0.06 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,363

Colorado Average 0.19 %

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

  • Denver County , CO 2.35 % ($34,514 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , CO 2.20 % ($41,161 AGI )
  • Arapahoe County , CO 1.34 % ($40,437 AGI )
  • Boulder County , CO 0.53 % ($43,000 AGI )
  • Broomfield County , CO 0.52 % ($46,599 AGI )
  • Weld County , CO 0.51 % ($36,476 AGI )
  • Larimer County , CO 0.21 % ($35,801 AGI )
  • Douglas County , CO 0.20 % ($59,355 AGI )
  • El Paso County , CO 0.15 % ($33,432 AGI )
  • Los Angeles County , CA 0.13 % ($41,787 AGI )

Relocation away from Adams County, CO

10.40 % of Adams 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 $38,973

Colorado Average 10.03 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,942

Colorado Average 0.12 %

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

  • Denver County , CO 1.90 % ($30,013 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , CO 1.80 % ($37,014 AGI )
  • Arapahoe County , CO 1.31 % ($32,985 AGI )
  • Weld County , CO 0.69 % ($46,026 AGI )
  • Broomfield County , CO 0.48 % ($54,453 AGI )
  • Boulder County , CO 0.39 % ($40,704 AGI )
  • Douglas County , CO 0.25 % ($56,991 AGI )
  • Larimer County , CO 0.18 % ($41,898 AGI )
  • Maricopa County , AZ 0.13 % ($43,878 AGI )
  • El Paso County , CO 0.13 % ($35,180 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 Adams County, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Adams County, Colorado


On 07/03/1967, a tornado touched down 1.15 miles from the center of Adams County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/28/1981, a tornado touched down 3.27 miles from the center of Adams County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 06/22/1997, a tornado touched down 4.4 miles from the center of Adams County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/30/1976, a tornado touched down 4.64 miles from the center of Adams County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 2 (no rain or hail) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 06/02/1981, a tornado touched down 4.78 miles from the center of Adams County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Adams County, Colorado

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Dry Microburst        
05/23/2002, 06:00 pm 0 1 -- --
05/26/2000, 06:45 pm 0 0 $70K --
         
Flooding        
08/17/2000, 03:30 pm 1 0 -- --
08/04/1999, 02:00 pm 0 0 $500K --
07/29/1997, 01:30 am 0 0 $20K --
         
Hail        
04/22/1994, 08:00 pm 0 0 -- $50K
09/07/1993, 02:24 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
06/21/2006, 04:15 pm 1 0 -- --
07/11/2001, 04:20 pm 0 0 $15K --
07/11/2001, 04:15 pm 0 0 $200K --
05/18/2001, 09:00 pm 1 0 -- --
08/11/1997, 03:00 pm 0 1 $1K --
07/27/1997, 02:00 pm 0 0 $75K --
08/21/1995, 05:15 pm 0 1 -- --
06/18/1994, 02:10 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
09/07/1993, 02:24 pm 0 0 $1K --
09/07/1993, 02:07 pm 0 0 $1K --
09/07/1993, 01:53 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/01/1917, 12:00 am 0 6 -- --
01/01/1917, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         
Wind        
10/05/1994, 05:29 pm 0 1 -- --
         



Tornados In Adams County, Colorado

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2005-07-08 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-10-04 -- 50 1 0 0 -- --
  2004-10-04 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-10-04 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-08 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2002-07-23 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-06-20 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-06-20 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-07-02 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-07-28 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-07-28 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-07-09 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-07-09 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-07-09 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1995-07-20 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1994-07-16 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1994-07-16 4 880 -- 0 0 $1K --
  1994-07-16 6 440 -- 0 0 -- --
  1994-07-12 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1994-07-11 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-20 1 23 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-20 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-20 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-20 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-20 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-20 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1991-06-06 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1988-06-25 1 40 1 0 0 -- --
  1988-06-22 1 40 1 0 0 -- --
  1988-06-15 1 100 1 0 0 -- --
  1988-06-15 2 100 1 0 0 $3K --
  1988-06-08 2 30 1 0 0 -- --
  1987-07-02 -- 30 1 0 0 -- --
  1987-07-02 1 250 2 0 0 $3K --
  1987-06-20 1 30 1 0 0 -- --
  1984-07-06 1 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1983-06-12 -- 20 1 0 0 -- --
  1982-07-09 1 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1955-07-02 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1954-04-25 -- 17 -- 0 0 -- --
  1915-01-01 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --





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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 Adams County, Colorado directly or research local government web sites.

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 Adams County, Colorado


  • Adams County Detention Facility


    1901 East Bridge Street, Brighton, CO 80601
    Capacity: 1345
    Confined: 1285
    Avg. Population: 1218
    Year Built: 1986
    Year Renovated: 2000


(updated 2006)



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