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Demographics Analysis

The people of Custer 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
(Custer County, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 68

5 to 9 years : 81

10 to 14 years : 92

15 to 17 years : 87

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 0

21 years : 15

22 to 24 years : 124

25 to 29 years : 9

30 to 34 years : 53

35 to 39 years : 66

40 to 44 years : 121

45 to 49 years : 149

50 to 54 years : 186

55 to 59 years : 183

60 and 61 years : 113

62 to 64 years : 97

65 and 66 years : 98

67 to 69 years : 23

70 to 74 years : 122

75 to 79 years : 67

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 15

Female:

Under 5 years : 72

5 to 9 years : 96

10 to 14 years : 44

15 to 17 years : 52

18 and 19 years : 10

20 years : 46

21 years : 32

22 to 24 years : 37

25 to 29 years : 6

30 to 34 years : 58

35 to 39 years : 50

40 to 44 years : 252

45 to 49 years : 170

50 to 54 years : 186

55 to 59 years : 208

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 110

65 and 66 years : 55

67 to 69 years : 37

70 to 74 years : 150

75 to 79 years : 35

80 to 84 years : 13

85 years and over : 11


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Custer County, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,042

Multiple ancestry : 1,141

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 51

Ancestry not reported : 364


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,525

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 19

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 8

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 35

Not a U.S. citizen : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Custer County, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 140

5 to 17 years : 452

18 to 24 years : 273

25 to 34 years : 126

35 to 44 years : 489

45 to 54 years : 691

55 to 59 years : 391

60 and 61 years : 185

62 to 64 years : 207

65 to 74 years : 485

75 years and over : 159

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 131

5 to 17 years : 294

18 to 24 years : 159

25 to 34 years : 44

35 to 44 years : 172

45 to 54 years : 279

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 74

62 to 64 years : 62

65 to 74 years : 105

75 years and over : 80

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 158

18 to 24 years : 114

25 to 34 years : 82

35 to 44 years : 298

45 to 54 years : 396

55 to 59 years : 296

60 and 61 years : 111

62 to 64 years : 145

65 to 74 years : 349

75 years and over : 75

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 19

45 to 54 years : 5

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Custer County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 766

Female : 726

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,030

Female : 1,003

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 27

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 46


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Custer County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 1,446

Born in other state in the United States : 1,931

Native: born outside the United States : 3

Foreign born : 24


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 264

Now married, except separated : 629

Divorced : 219

Separated : 23

Widowed : 21

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 279

Now married, except separated : 1,334

Divorced : 225

Separated : 1

Widowed : 77

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 22

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 46

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,321

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 86

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 51

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Custer County, Colorado

  • German: 884   (24.0%)
  • English: 606   (16.5%)
  • Irish: 500   (13.6%)
  • United States Or American: 316   (8.6%)
  • Other Groups: 280   (7.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 156   (4.2%)
  • Swedish: 132   (3.6%)
  • Italian: 102   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 102   (2.8%)
  • Dutch: 89   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 78   (2.1%)
  • Polish: 73   (2.0%)
  • Norwegian: 55   (1.5%)
  • Swiss: 44   (1.2%)
  • Welsh: 36   (1.0%)
  • British: 30   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 23   (0.6%)
  • Austrian: 22   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 21   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 19   (0.5%)
  • Slovene: 18   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 15   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 13   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 13   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 8   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 5   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.1%)
  • European: 4   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Custer County, Colorado is 3,598



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Custer County, Colorado: 1,796
Female Population in Custer County, Colorado: 1,802


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Custer County, Colorado: 50.4
Median Female Resident Age in Custer County, Colorado: 49.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Custer County, Colorado


White


Both sexes

53.7

Male

53.6

Female

53.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

34.7

Male

35.5

Female

16.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

41.5

Male

44.3

Female

38.5

Asian


Both sexes

41.5

Male

35.5

Female

47.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

37.8

Male

21.5

Female

42.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

48.3

Male

48.3

Female

49.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.4

Male

36.2

Female

40.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

54.0

Male

54.1

Female

53.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Custer County, Colorado


  • White: 3,404
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 64
  • Asian: 27
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 19
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 84



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 28   (2.2%)
  • 9th Grade: 25   (1.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 26   (2.04%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (1.18%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 27   (2.12%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 348   (27.36%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 113   (8.88%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 231   (18.16%)
  • Associate Degree: 52   (4.09%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 255   (20.05%)
  • Master's Degree: 72   (5.66%)
  • Professional School Degree: 47   (3.69%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 33   (2.59%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.55%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.16%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 8   (0.63%)
  • 9th Grade: 15   (1.18%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (2.66%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (1.33%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 43   (3.37%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 367   (28.76%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 142   (11.13%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 278   (21.79%)
  • Associate Degree: 90   (7.05%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 168   (13.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 79   (6.19%)
  • Professional School Degree: 17   (1.33%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (0.71%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Custer County, Colorado

  • Custer County School District C-1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 730, Westcliffe, CO 81252, Phone: (719) 783-2357, Students: 522 )

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

  • Custer County Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: P O Box 730, Westcliffe, CO 81252, Phone: (719) 783-2291, Students: 236 )

  • Custer Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: P O Box 730, Westcliffe, CO 81252, Phone: (719) 783-2291, Students: 121 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Custer County, Colorado

  • Custer County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P O Box 730, Westcliffe, CO 81252, Phone: (719) 783-2291, Students: 165 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Custer County, Colorado

  • West Custer Co Ld


    209 Main Street, Westcliffe, CO 81252

  • Wetmore Community Library


    95 County Road 393, Wetmore, CO 81253

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Custer County, Colorado


  • 1881 Courthouse Museum


    411 W Mt, Custer, SD 57730
    http://www.1881courthousemuseum.com

  • Clayton Area Historical Association Inc


    Po Box 1, Clayton, ID 83227

  • Cold Springs Historical Society Inc


    Po Box7, Pringle, SD 57773

  • Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation


    12151 Avenue Of The Chiefs, Custer, SD 57730

  • Custer County Historical And Genealogical Society Inc


    Po Box 436, Westcliffe, CO 81252

  • Custer County Historical Society


    Po Box 826, Custer, SD 57730

  • Custer County Historical Society Inc


    246 Sunrise Road, Miles City, MT 59301

  • Custer County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 334, Broken Bow, NE 68822

  • Dowse Homestead


    Hc 68, Comstock, NE 68828

  • Fairburn Community And Historical Society


    Po Box 116, Fairburn, SD 57738

  • Four Mile Old West Town Museum


    11921 Us Highway 16, Custer, SD 57730
    http://www.fourmilesd.com

  • Friends Of Beckwith Ranch Inc


    Po Box 178, Westcliffe, CO 81252

  • Friends Of The Oklahoma Route 66 Museum Inc


    2929 Gary Boulevard, Clinton, OK 73601
    http://www.route66.org

  • Heartland Of America Heritage Foundation


    1600 S Frontage Rd, Weatherford, OK 73096
    http://oklahomaheartlandmuseum.com

  • Hermosa Arts & History Association


    Po Box 175, Hermosa, SD 57744

  • Histroic Willows School Society


    Po Box 383, Westcliffe, CO 81252

  • Land Of The Yankee Fork Historical Association


    Po Box 57, Stanley, ID 83278

  • North Custer Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 776, Challis, ID 83226

  • Range Rider's Museum


    I-94 W Main St, Miles City, MT 59301

  • Range Riders Inc


    435 L P Anderson Rd, Miles City, MT 59301

  • Sawtooth Interpretive And Hist


    Po Box 75, Stanley, ID 83278

  • Seven Valleys Museum


    78545 Rd 427, Callaway, NE 68825

  • Silver Cliff Museum


    606 Main St, Westcliffe, CO 81252

  • South Custer County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 572, Mackay, ID 83251

  • Southern Colorado Space Museum & Learning Center Inc


    Po Box 204, Westcliffe, CO 81252
    http://spacemuseum.skymtn.com/

  • Stafford Air & Space Museum Inc


    3000 E Logan Rd, Weatherford, OK 73096
    http://www.staffordmuseum.com/location.htm

  • The Yankee Fork Gold Dredge Association Inc


    Po Box 1321, Challis, ID 83226

  • Thomas P Stafford Museum Endowment


    3000 N Logan Rd, Weatherford, OK 73096
    http://www.staffordmuseum.com

  • Veterans Of Custer County Memorial Inc


    Po Box 454, Mackay, ID 83251

  • Western Oklahoma Historical Center Inc


    520 West Main, Weatherford, OK 73096

  • Western Plains Weatherford Genealogical Society


    Po Box 1672, Weatherford, OK 73096

  • Wetmore-hardscrabble Genealogical & Historical Society


    Po Box 214, Wetmore, CO 81253

  • White Knob Historical Preservation Committee Inc


    Po Box 509, Mackay, ID 83251

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Custer County, Colorado


Airport


(1) Cress Field Historical   (2) Dan Riggs Memorial Heliport   (3) Geary Ranch Airport   (4) Silver West Airport  

Area


(1) Reiser Prairie   (2) Robinson Plateau   (3) Ula Prairie  

Basin


(1) Junkins Park   (2) Wet Mountain Valley  

Building


(1) Custer County Emergency Medical Services   (2) Custer County Sheriff S Office   (3) San Isabel Volunteer Firefighters   (4) Wet Mountain Fire Protection District Station 1   (5) Wet Mountain Fire Protection District Station 3 Lake Deweese   (6) Wet Mountain Fire Protection District Station 5 Rosita  

Canal


(1) Freer-beckwith And Kennicott Ditch   (2) Hogback Ditch   (3) James Jarvis Swift Creek Ditch Number 3   (4) Legard Ditch Number 5   (5) Lohstroh Highline Ditch   (6) Lower Smith Ditch   (7) Ula Ditch   (8) Upper Smith Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Hope Cemetery   (2) Rosita Cemetery   (3) Silver Cliff Cemetery   (4) The Pines Cemetery   (5) Ula Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Custer County   (2) Town Of Silver Cliff   (3) Town Of Westcliffe   (4) Westcliffe Division  

Dam


(1) De Weese Dam   (2) Florence Number 1 And 2 Dam  

Falls


(1) Crystal Falls  

Flat


(1) Antelope Park   (2) Burris Meadow   (3) Dutch Flat   (4) Lilly Park   (5) Lion Park   (6) Loco Park   (7) North Antelope Park   (8) Potato Park   (9) Silver Circle   (10) Silver Park   (11) South Hardscrabble Park  

Gap


(1) Bigelow Divide   (2) Greenhill Divide   (3) Wixson Divide  

Hospital


(1) Custer County Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Dry Lake  

Locale


(1) Abbey Summer Camp   (2) Abbots Lodge   (3) Alvarado Picnic Ground   (4) Conquistador Ski Area   (5) Davenport Picnic Area   (6) Dry Lake School   (7) Florence Picnic Area   (8) Gibson Creek Trailhead   (9) Henrich Ranch   (10) Hess Windmill   (11) Hobby Ranch   (12) Horn Creek Ranch   (13) Jones Ranch   (14) Kness Ranch   (15) Lake Deweese Lodge   (16) Mckenzie Ranch   (17) North Creek Campground   (18) Oaks Windmill   (19) Ophir Creek Campground   (20) San Isabel Ranch   (21) San Isabel Ski Area   (22) Smith Creek Campground   (23) Smith Ranch   (24) The Pines   (25) Tomsick Ranch  

Mine


(1) Antrim And Gw Lode   (2) Antrim Claim   (3) Bassick Mine   (4) Bassier Mine   (5) Big Stake Nickel Mine   (6) Buckeye-holt Mine   (7) Bull Domingo Mine   (8) C H Connor Mine   (9) Colorado Zinc Company Mine   (10) Deceiver Mine   (11) Defender Mine   (12) Democrat Mine   (13) Derby Extension Mine   (14) Fair View Lode   (15) General Ike Mine   (16) Georgia Mine   (17) Gold Crown Number Two Mine   (18) Green Mountain Mine   (19) Haputa Ranch Mine   (20) Hardin Claim Group Mine   (21) Herman Passiflora Mine   (22) Hoza Ranch Mine   (23) Humboldt Mine   (24) Keystone Mine   (25) Lady Franklin Mine   (26) Lakeview Mine   (27) Lee Jones Ranch Mine   (28) Lucky Find Mine   (29) Lucky Strike Mine   (30) Marion Mines   (31) Mineral Channel Number Twelve Mine   (32) Mount Robinson Mine   (33) Mystery Mine   (34) New Hope Mine   (35) Nightingale Claim   (36) Nutter Prospect   (37) Penny Poker Mine   (38) Phares And Allen Mine   (39) Pocahontas Mine   (40) Quist Voss Land Mine   (41) Robinson-young-marjorie Lode Mine   (42) Rosita Mine   (43) Rosita Pit   (44) Sewell Ranch Mine   (45) Star Group Mine   (46) Starbuck Mine   (47) Stroelhke Mine   (48) Sunshine Valley Lode   (49) Thorium Mountain Mine   (50) Tomsick Mine   (51) Victory Claim   (52) Wahl Mine   (53) Wild Girl Mine   (54) Wild Goose Mine  

Pillar


(1) Dome Rock  

Plain


(1) Deweese Plateau  

Populated Place


(1) Cold Spring   (2) Fairview   (3) Greenwood   (4) Mckenzie Junction   (5) Querida   (6) Rosita   (7) Silver Cliff   (8) Tanglewood Acres   (9) Ula Historical   (10) Westcliffe  

Post Office


(1) Westcliffe Post Office  

Range


(1) Rosita Hills   (2) Wet Mountains  

Reservoir


(1) Deweese-dye Reservoir   (2) Florence Number 1 And 2 Reservoir   (3) Marion Lake  

Ridge


(1) Babcock Hole   (2) Democrat Ridge   (3) Excelsior Ridge   (4) Game Ridge   (5) The Hogback  

School


(1) Antelope School   (2) Beck School   (3) Junkins Park School   (4) Silver Park School  

Spring


(1) Froze Creek Spring   (2) Mud Springs  

Stream


(1) Alvarado Creek   (2) Amethyst Creek   (3) Antelope Creek   (4) Asher Creek   (5) Bear Creek   (6) Beaver Creek   (7) Bigelow Creek   (8) Bishop Creek   (9) Breece Creek   (10) Brush Hollow Creek   (11) Buttermilk Creek   (12) Cottonwood Creek   (13) Cross Creek   (14) Crystal Falls Creek   (15) Davenport Creek   (16) Ditch Creek   (17) Dry Creek   (18) East Fork Williams Creek   (19) Froze Creek   (20) Gibson Creek   (21) Goodwin Creek   (22) Greenleaf Creek   (23) Hardnack Creek   (24) Hennequin Creek   (25) Hiltman Creek   (26) Horn Creek   (27) Hudson Creek   (28) Junkins Park Creek   (29) Lapin Creek   (30) Lefthand Fork North Creek   (31) Lewis Creek   (32) Little Antelope Creek   (33) Little Froze Creek   (34) Luton Creek   (35) Macey Creek   (36) Middle Colony Creek   (37) Middle Hardscrabble Creek   (38) Middle Taylor Creek   (39) Music Pass Creek   (40) North Colony Creek   (41) North Hardscrabble Creek   (42) North Taylor Creek   (43) Ophir Creek   (44) Piltz Creek   (45) Ricardo Creek   (46) Righthand Fork North Creek   (47) Sheep Creek   (48) Short Creek   (49) Silver Park Creek   (50) Smith Creek   (51) Snowslide Creek   (52) South Colony Creek   (53) South Fork North Hardscrabble Creek   (54) South Hardscrabble Creek   (55) South Taylor Creek   (56) Spring Creek   (57) Spring Run   (58) Stanton Creek   (59) Swift Creek   (60) Taylor Creek   (61) Venable Creek   (62) Verde Creek   (63) Washout Creek   (64) White Creek   (65) Yellow Creek  

Summit


(1) Adobe Peak   (2) Antelope Butte   (3) Antelope Mountain   (4) Arkansas Mountain   (5) Bald Mountain   (6) Bassick Hill   (7) Bear Peak   (8) Bears Head   (9) Beck Mountain   (10) Beckwith Mountain   (11) Ben West Hill   (12) Bull Domingo Hills   (13) Bunker Hill   (14) Concord Hill   (15) Deer Peak   (16) Democrat Hill   (17) Dora Mountain   (18) Gobblers Knob   (19) Grouse Mountain   (20) Hardscrabble Mountain   (21) Holt Mountain   (22) Iron Hill   (23) Kankakee Hill   (24) Knickerbocker Hill   (25) Lead Mountain   (26) Little Red Butte   (27) Loco Hill   (28) Lookout Mountain   (29) Middle Knob   (30) Mock Hill   (31) Mount Fairview   (32) Mount Herring   (33) Mount Robinson   (34) Mount Tyndall   (35) Paris Hill   (36) Pennsylvania Hill   (37) Piltz Mountain   (38) Plymouth Hill   (39) Pocahontas Hill   (40) Potato Mountain   (41) Pringle Hill   (42) Rattlesnake Hill   (43) Round Mountain   (44) Round Top Mountain   (45) Rudolph Mountain   (46) Saint Charles Peak   (47) Scraggy Peaks   (48) Silver Cliff Plateau   (49) Sperry Mountain   (50) Sugarloaf   (51) Wakefield Hill   (52) White Hills   (53) Wixson Mountain  

Trail


(1) Marble Mountain Trail   (2) North Creek Trail   (3) Rainbow Trail   (4) Rudolph Mountain Trail   (5) Saint Charles Trail   (6) Second Mace Trail   (7) Silver Circle Trail  

Valley


(1) Aldrich Gulch   (2) Allen Gulch   (3) Bad Canyon   (4) Bear Gulch   (5) Bettis Gulch   (6) Bohn Gulch   (7) Carolina Gulch   (8) Chloride Gulch   (9) Cottonwood Gulch   (10) Cronk Gulch   (11) Deadman Gulch   (12) Devils Gulch   (13) Elmer Canyon   (14) Foster Gulch   (15) Fourmile Gulch   (16) Goodhope Gulch   (17) Harms Gulch   (18) Jean Brown Gulch   (19) Johnson Gulch   (20) Jones Gulch   (21) Leavenworth Gulch   (22) Mammoth Gulch   (23) Mason Gulch   (24) Moss Gulch   (25) North Deadman Gulch   (26) Oak Draw   (27) Poison Gulch   (28) Poverty Gulch   (29) Querida Gulch   (30) Rattlesnake Gulch   (31) Riggs Gulch   (32) Roger Gulch   (33) Rosita Gulch   (34) Rushmer Canyon   (35) Sand Gulch   (36) Satterly Gulch   (37) School Section Draw   (38) Schoolhouse Gulch   (39) Snyder Draw   (40) Soda Gulch   (41) Stevens Gulch   (42) Tenmile Gulch   (43) Treasure Gulch   (44) Tyndall Gulch   (45) Wilmer Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Custer County, Colorado

81252 (pop. 3,154) 81253 (pop. 341)


Counties Nearby Custer County, Colorado

Fremont County, CO  (pop. 46,835) 21.6 Miles
Saguache County, CO  (pop. 6,929) 43.2 Miles
Pueblo County, CO  (pop. 160,951) 43.7 Miles
Huerfano County, CO  (pop. 7,713) 43.7 Miles
Alamosa County, CO  (pop. 15,353) 47.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Custer County, Colorado

719



Elevation in Custer County, Colorado is 8,186.0 ft. (2,495.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Custer County, Colorado

Lat: 38.128672 N        Long: -105.416939 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 19   (1.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 19   (1.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 47   (3.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 93   (7.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 129   (9.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 268   (20.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 300   (22.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 149   (11.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 44   (3.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 105   (8.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 45   (3.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 57   (4.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 18   (1.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Custer County, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 996

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 181

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 23

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 11

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 133

Other means : 29

Worked at home : 220


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Custer County, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 249

5 to 9 minutes : 289

10 to 14 minutes : 136

15 to 19 minutes : 194

20 to 24 minutes : 134

25 to 29 minutes : 59

30 to 34 minutes : 95

35 to 39 minutes : 13

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 77

60 to 89 minutes : 97

90 or more minutes : 34


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Custer County, Colorado)

With Social Security income : 652

No Social Security income : 1,169


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Custer County, Colorado)

With retirement income : 330

No retirement income : 1,491


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Custer County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 108

$10,000 to $14,999 : 41

$15,000 to $19,999 : 57

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 72

$35,000 to $39,999 : 47

$40,000 to $44,999 : 85

$45,000 to $49,999 : 121

$50,000 to $59,999 : 146

$60,000 to $74,999 : 149

$75,000 to $99,999 : 197

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 47

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 49


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Custer County, Colorado)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $51,549


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Custer County, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 318  (36.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 80  (9.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 101  (11.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 22  (2.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 248  (28.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 173  (26.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 161  (24.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 247  (37.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 14  (2.1%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Custer County, Colorado

Employed: 1,860
Unemployed: 84



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

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • 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: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • 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: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Custer County, Colorado

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 48.85 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 48.85 Mgal/d





There are 260 Farms In Custer County, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Custer County, Colorado

First State Bank Of Colorado - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $182.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Custer County, Colorado

  • Baca Grande


    (about 22.1 miles in Moffat, Colorado; Airport Code: BCJ)

  • Fremont County


    (about 26.7 miles in Florence, Colorado; Airport Code: CNE)

  • Harriet Alexander Field


    (about 44.4 miles in Salida, Colorado; Airport Code: SLT)

  • Pueblo Memorial


    (about 51.3 miles in Pueblo, Colorado; Airport Code: PUB)

  • Butts AAF


    (about 52.1 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: FCS)

  • Alamosa Municipal


    (about 53.7 miles in Alamosa, Colorado; Airport Code: ALS)

  • San Luis Valley Regional/Bergman Field


    (about 53.9 miles in Alamosa, Colorado; Airport Code: ALS)

  • Peterson Field


    (about 60.6 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: COS)

  • City of Colorado Springs Municipal


    (about 60.7 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: COS)

  • USAF Academy Airfield


    (about 66.7 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: AFF)

  • Las Animas County


    (about 84.1 miles in Hoehne, Colorado; Airport Code: TAD)

  • Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional


    (about 87.1 miles in Gunnison, Colorado; Airport Code: GUC)

  • Lake County


    (about 89.6 miles in Leadville, Colorado; Airport Code: LXV)

  • Buckhorn Ranch


    (about 96.0 miles in Crested Butte, Colorado; Airport Code: CSE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Custer County, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

64.37%

Carpooled

20.91%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

3.88%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

10.83%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 937

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 118

Female householder, no husband present : 134

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 566

Householder not living alone : 66


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Custer County, Colorado)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 27

Male householder and female partner : 26

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 90

All other households : 1,678


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Custer County, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 782

Renter-occupied housing units : 155

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 89

Renter-occupied housing units : 29

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 52

Renter-occupied housing units : 82

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 399

Renter-occupied housing units : 233


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Custer County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 183

$10,000 to $14,999 : 136

$15,000 to $19,999 : 100

$20,000 to $24,999 : 111

$25,000 to $29,999 : 50

$30,000 to $34,999 : 153

$35,000 to $39,999 : 68

$40,000 to $44,999 : 118

$45,000 to $49,999 : 100

$50,000 to $59,999 : 161

$60,000 to $74,999 : 225

$75,000 to $99,999 : 264

$100,000 to $124,999 : 48

$125,000 to $149,999 : 47

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 49


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Custer County, Colorado)

Total : 3,629


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Custer County, Colorado)

Occupied : 1,821

Vacant : 1,808


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Custer County, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Custer County, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 61

Built 2000 to 2004 : 314

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,026

Built 1980 to 1989 : 841

Built 1970 to 1979 : 466

Built 1960 to 1969 : 253

Built 1950 to 1959 : 194

Built 1940 to 1949 : 21

Built 1939 or earlier : 453


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Custer County, Colorado)

Utility gas : 118

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 914

Electricity : 385

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 5

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 322

Solar energy : 20

Other fuel : 57

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Custer County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 32

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 13

$70,000 to $79,999 : 8

$80,000 to $89,999 : 31

$90,000 to $99,999 : 14

$100,000 to $124,999 : 81

$125,000 to $149,999 : 123

$150,000 to $174,999 : 87

$175,000 to $199,999 : 74

$200,000 to $249,999 : 330

$250,000 to $299,999 : 99

$300,000 to $399,999 : 190

$400,000 to $499,999 : 50

$500,000 to $749,999 : 133

$750,000 to $999,999 : 25

$1,000,000 or more : 19


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Custer County, Colorado)

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

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

Second mortgage only : 53

Home equity loan only : 93

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 731

Housing units without a mortgage : 445


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $219,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $247,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $228,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $145,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $88,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $325,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $156,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $223,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Custer County, Colorado: 66.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Custer 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 82 82 $8,341,450
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

82 82 $8,341,450
2000        
  Single Family 121 121 $16,735,719
  Two Family 1 2 $90,000
  Three and Four Family 3 11 $761,245
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

125 134 $17,586,964
2001        
  Single Family 90 90 $13,742,497
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

90 90 $13,742,497
2002        
  Single Family 135 135 $20,246,805
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

135 135 $20,246,805
2003        
  Single Family 114 114 $17,986,246
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

114 114 $17,986,246
2004        
  Single Family 101 101 $15,848,651
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

101 101 $15,848,651
2005        
  Single Family 96 96 $16,730,135
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

96 96 $16,730,135
2006        
  Single Family 88 88 $16,362,022
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

88 88 $16,362,022


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Custer County, CO): $34,731
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Custer County): $157,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Custer County, Colorado

Utility Gas: 0.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 70.5%
Electricity: 9.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.5%
Wood: 18.3%
Solar Energy: 0.8%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Custer County, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 100%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Custer County): $476
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Custer County): $749


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



Health Care Centers Close To Custer County, Colorado

Fremont County Nursing Service


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

Centura Health-st Mary Corwin Home Services


     Address: 4025 Club Manor Drive, Pueblo, Colorado 81008
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1982

Pueblo/pueblo West Home Health


     Address: 651 Louviers Drive, Pueblo West, Colorado 81007
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/3/2002

Argus Home Care, Inc


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

Maxim Healthcare Services


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

Hospitals Close To Custer County, Colorado

Centura Health-st Thomas More Hosp & Prog Care


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

Centura Health-st Mary Corwin Medical Center


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

Parkview Medical Center Inc


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

Colorado Mental Health Institute At Pueblo


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

Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center


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

Nursing Homes Close To Custer County, Colorado

Hildebrand Care Center


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

Centura Health-st Thomas More Progressive Care Cen


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

Canon Lodge Care Center


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

Skyline Ridge Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


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

Valley View Health Care Center Inc


     Address: 2120 North 10th Street, Canon City, Colorado 81212
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Custer County, Colorado

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 491 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Custer County, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 1,320
    Disabled Workers: 195
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 135
    Children Workers: 75


(updated 2007)



Custer County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 30.44%
  • Bush & Cheney 68.25%
  • Other 1.32%



(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 Custer County, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Custer County, CO

11.31 % of Custer County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $59,819

Colorado Average 10.77 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Fremont County , CO 1.75 % ($30,083 AGI )
  • Pueblo County , CO 0.80 % ($128,182 AGI )

Relocation away from Custer County, CO

10.13 % of Custer 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 $29,766

Colorado Average 10.03 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Fremont County , CO 1.48 % ($21,000 AGI )
  • El Paso County , CO 1.18 % ($29,375 AGI )
  • Pueblo County , CO 0.96 % ($34,231 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 Custer County, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Custer County, Colorado


On 06/04/1997, a tornado touched down 0.62 miles from the center of Custer County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/30/1992, a tornado touched down 1.89 miles from the center of Custer County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 02/13/1954, a tornado touched down 2.89 miles from the center of Custer County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 07/24/1965, a tornado touched down 3.96 miles from the center of Custer County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/02/1966, a tornado touched down 4.52 miles from the center of Custer County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 (with heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Custer County, Colorado

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/27/2003, 03:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Hail        
08/01/1993, 07:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/20/1992, 04:35 pm 0 1 -- --
         
Wild Fires        
05/01/2002, 12:01 am 0 0 $100K --
04/30/2002, 01:45 pm 0 0 $100K --
         



Tornados In Custer County, Colorado

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-06-29 1 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  2005-04-24 1 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-06-04 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-08-30 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1966-08-02 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1965-07-24 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1960-07-03 -- 33 2 0 0 $3K --
  1954-02-13 1 17 1 0 0 $3K --





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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 Custer 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)



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