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Demographics Analysis

The people of Gilpin 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
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 118

5 to 9 years : 125

10 to 14 years : 101

15 to 17 years : 79

18 and 19 years : 74

20 years : 26

21 years : 38

22 to 24 years : 47

25 to 29 years : 65

30 to 34 years : 195

35 to 39 years : 230

40 to 44 years : 271

45 to 49 years : 280

50 to 54 years : 291

55 to 59 years : 267

60 and 61 years : 93

62 to 64 years : 95

65 and 66 years : 61

67 to 69 years : 26

70 to 74 years : 51

75 to 79 years : 50

80 to 84 years : 46

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 143

5 to 9 years : 149

10 to 14 years : 142

15 to 17 years : 122

18 and 19 years : 23

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 144

25 to 29 years : 104

30 to 34 years : 103

35 to 39 years : 263

40 to 44 years : 227

45 to 49 years : 250

50 to 54 years : 297

55 to 59 years : 225

60 and 61 years : 115

62 to 64 years : 56

65 and 66 years : 43

67 to 69 years : 38

70 to 74 years : 40

75 to 79 years : 31

80 to 84 years : 27

85 years and over : 6


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,661

Multiple ancestry : 2,169

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 19

Ancestry not reported : 328


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,955

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 69

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 39

Not a U.S. citizen : 114


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 261

5 to 17 years : 718

18 to 24 years : 352

25 to 34 years : 467

35 to 44 years : 991

45 to 54 years : 1,118

55 to 59 years : 492

60 and 61 years : 208

62 to 64 years : 151

65 to 74 years : 259

75 years and over : 160

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 245

5 to 17 years : 580

18 to 24 years : 207

25 to 34 years : 117

35 to 44 years : 313

45 to 54 years : 349

55 to 59 years : 104

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 35

65 to 74 years : 50

75 years and over : 11

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 17 years : 133

18 to 24 years : 110

25 to 34 years : 319

35 to 44 years : 652

45 to 54 years : 704

55 to 59 years : 370

60 and 61 years : 172

62 to 64 years : 108

65 to 74 years : 209

75 years and over : 146

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 5

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 26

35 to 44 years : 7

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 35

25 to 34 years : 5

35 to 44 years : 19

45 to 54 years : 56

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,000

Female : 1,025

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,584

Female : 1,346

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 21

Female : 48

Foreign born:

Male : 24

Female : 129


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 1,888

Born in other state in the United States : 2,811

Native: born outside the United States : 64

Foreign born : 103


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 542

Now married, except separated : 612

Divorced : 158

Separated : 0

Widowed : 45

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 656

Now married, except separated : 1,609

Divorced : 390

Separated : 44

Widowed : 130

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 38

Divorced : 26

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 39

Now married, except separated : 49

Divorced : 48

Separated : 3

Widowed : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,517

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 123

Speak English less than "very well" : 48

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 93

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 41

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 31

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Gilpin County, Colorado

  • German: 1,148   (21.7%)
  • Irish: 617   (11.7%)
  • English: 591   (11.2%)
  • Other Groups: 551   (10.4%)
  • United States Or American: 293   (5.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 237   (4.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 235   (4.4%)
  • Polish: 225   (4.3%)
  • Italian: 201   (3.8%)
  • Scottish: 142   (2.7%)
  • Danish: 122   (2.3%)
  • Swedish: 116   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 112   (2.1%)
  • Russian: 95   (1.8%)
  • Norwegian: 87   (1.6%)
  • French Canadian: 79   (1.5%)
  • Welsh: 75   (1.4%)
  • Hungarian: 67   (1.3%)
  • Czech: 42   (0.8%)
  • Finnish: 30   (0.6%)
  • Greek: 27   (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 25   (0.5%)
  • British: 21   (0.4%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 21   (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 18   (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 16   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 16   (0.3%)
  • European: 14   (0.3%)
  • Estonian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 9   (0.2%)
  • Celtic: 8   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 7   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 6   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Gilpin County, Colorado is 5,177



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Gilpin County, Colorado: 2,629
Female Population in Gilpin County, Colorado: 2,548


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Gilpin County, Colorado: 43.8
Median Female Resident Age in Gilpin County, Colorado: 41.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Gilpin County, Colorado


White


Both sexes

46.0

Male

46.2

Female

45.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

38.5

Male

38.5

Female

34.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

44.8

Male

37.7

Female

49.5

Asian


Both sexes

41.8

Male

47.5

Female

40.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

27.0

Male

27.5

Female

26.5

Other


Both sexes

30.5

Male

32.5

Female

29.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

34.5

Male

32.0

Female

39.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.8

Male

27.7

Female

38.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.3

Male

46.5

Female

46.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Gilpin County, Colorado


  • White: 4,866
  • African American: 94
  • American Indian: 30
  • Asian: 19
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 74
  • Two or More Races: 94



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (0.37%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (0.37%)
  • 9th Grade: 11   (0.58%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (0.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 45   (2.35%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 52   (2.72%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 473   (24.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 145   (7.58%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 400   (20.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 208   (10.88%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 361   (18.88%)
  • Master's Degree: 141   (7.37%)
  • Professional School Degree: 35   (1.83%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 23   (1.2%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.19%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 17   (1.07%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.13%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (0.44%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (1.01%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 34   (2.14%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 425   (26.75%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 167   (10.51%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 259   (16.3%)
  • Associate Degree: 127   (7.99%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 375   (23.6%)
  • Master's Degree: 123   (7.74%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (0.88%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 20   (1.26%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Gilpin County, Colorado

  • Gilpin Co Ld


    15131 Highway 119, Black Hawk, CO 80422

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Gilpin County, Colorado


  • Gilpin County Historical Society


    Po Box 247, Central City, CO 80427

  • Gilpin County School House Museum


    , Central City, CO 80427

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Gilpin County, Colorado


Building


(1) Black Hawk Fire Department   (2) Black Hawk Police Department   (3) Central City Fire Department Station 1   (4) Central City Fire Department Station 2   (5) Central City Police Department   (6) Clear Creek Fire Authority Station 2 Idaho Springs   (7) Clear Creek Fire Authority Station 7 Saint Marys   (8) Coal Creek Canyon Fire Department Station 2   (9) Colorado State Patrol Gilpin County Gaming Post   (10) Colorado State Patrol Idaho Springs Post   (11) Fritz Peak Aeronomy Observatory - Noaa   (12) Gilpin Ambulance Authority Black Hawk   (13) Gilpin County Community Center   (14) Gilpin County Jail   (15) Gilpin County Justice Center - Courthouse   (16) Gilpin County Library   (17) Gilpin County School   (18) Gilpin County Sheriff S Office   (19) Idaho Springs Police Department   (20) Timberline Fire Rescue Station 1   (21) Timberline Fire Rescue Station 2   (22) Timberline Fire Rescue Station 3   (23) Timberline Fire Rescue Station 6   (24) Timberline Fire Protection District Station 5   (25) Timberline Fire Protection District Station 7  

Cemetery


(1) Bald Mountain Cemetery   (2) Catholic Cemetery   (3) Central City Cemetery   (4) Dory Hill Cemetery   (5) Foresters Cemetery   (6) Independent Order Of Oddfellows Cemetery   (7) Knights Of Pythias Cemetery   (8) Masonic Cemetery   (9) Missouri City Cemetery   (10) Red Men Lodge Cemetery   (11) Rocky Mountain Independent Order Of Oddfellows Lodge Number 2 Cemetery   (12) Russell Gulch Cemetery  

Census


(1) Rollinsville Census Designated Place   (2) Saint Mary S Census Designated Place  

Civil


(1) Central City Division   (2) City Of Black Hawk   (3) City Of Central City   (4) City Of Idaho Springs   (5) Gilpin County  

Dam


(1) Camp Shoshoni Dam   (2) Fall River Dam   (3) Ice Lake Dam   (4) Lake Caroline Dam   (5) Loch Lomond Dam   (6) Los Lagos Lakes Dam   (7) Lower Chinns Dam   (8) Mammoth Creek Dam   (9) Saint Marys Lake Dam   (10) Stewart Lake Dam   (11) Upper Chinns Dam  

Falls


(1) Missouri Falls  

Flat


(1) Boulder Park   (2) Elk Park   (3) Kings Flat   (4) Pecks Flat  

Gap


(1) Rogers Pass  

Glacier


(1) Saint Marys Glacier  

Lake


(1) Arapaho Lakes   (2) Clayton Lake   (3) Crater Lakes   (4) Dory Lake   (5) Forest Lakes   (6) Giggey Lake   (7) Heart Lake   (8) Ice Lake   (9) Iceberg Lakes   (10) James Peak Lake   (11) Jenny Lake   (12) Little Echo Lake   (13) Loch Lomond   (14) Missouri Lake   (15) Ohman Lake   (16) Pisgah Lake   (17) Reynolds Lake   (18) Rogers Pass Lake   (19) Saint Marys Lake   (20) Slater Lake   (21) Steuart Lake   (22) Thorn Lake   (23) Yankee Doodle Lake  

Locale


(1) Clear Creek District Ranger Office   (2) Cold Springs Campground   (3) Columbine Campground   (4) Fritz Peak Observatory   (5) Idaho Springs Work Center   (6) Jumbo Mountain Picnic Area   (7) Kelly Dahl Campground   (8) Pickle Gulch Campground   (9) Reverends Ridge Campground   (10) Rollinsville Work Center   (11) Saint Marys Glacier Lodge   (12) Silver Lake Ski Area   (13) Silver Spruce Mill   (14) University Of Colorado Observatory  

Mine


(1) Ace Of Diamonds Shaft Mine   (2) Ada Group Of Mines   (3) Ada Mine   (4) Addule Shaft Mine   (5) Adelbert Lode Mine   (6) After Supper Mine   (7) Air Line Mine   (8) Ajax Mica Mine   (9) Albany Mine   (10) Alcan Mine   (11) Alice Mine   (12) Allen Shaft Mine   (13) Alley May Mine   (14) Alpha Mine   (15) Alps Mine   (16) Alps-olympia Mine   (17) Amanda Mine   (18) Amazon Mine   (19) American Girl Mine   (20) Amy C Mine   (21) Amy Mine   (22) Anchor Mine   (23) Andrew Lode Mine   (24) Anglo-celt Mine   (25) Anna B Mine   (26) Anon Mines   (27) Arden Mine   (28) Argentine Mine   (29) Argo Mine   (30) Ashland Shaft Mine   (31) Ashtabula Mine   (32) Aurelia Mine   (33) Aurora Mine   (34) Austerbaum Mine   (35) Austerlitz Tunnel Mine   (36) Ayres Shaft Mine   (37) Bald Eagle Mine   (38) Baltimore Mine   (39) Bancroft Number Ten Mine   (40) Bangur Shaft Mine   (41) Banta Hill Mine   (42) Barnes Mine   (43) Bates Mine   (44) Becker-bates Mine   (45) Becky Sharp Mine   (46) Beecher Mine   (47) Belfast Mine   (48) Belgian Hare Mine   (49) Bell Mine   (50) Bellman Mine   (51) Belmont Mine   (52) Bennett Mine   (53) Bertha Maude Mine   (54) Bezant Mine   (55) Big Bertha Mine   (56) Big Moon Mine   (57) Bix Six Mine   (58) Black Hills Shaft   (59) Black Hills Tunnel   (60) Black Rover Mine   (61) Black Squirrel Mine   (62) Blackhawk Placer Mine   (63) Blackhawk Shaft   (64) Blind Mine   (65) Blue Bird Mine   (66) Blue Grouse Mine   (67) Blue Stones Mine   (68) Boat Mine   (69) Bobtail Mine   (70) Bonanza Mine   (71) Boodle Mine   (72) Boreas Mine   (73) Boss Mine   (74) Brace Mine   (75) Braun Mine   (76) Breadwinner Mine   (77) Bride Mine   (78) Bridge Tunnel Mine   (79) Brighton Mine   (80) Brookfield Mine   (81) Brooklyn Mine   (82) Bryant Shaft Mine   (83) Buell Shaft Mine   (84) Bullion Mine   (85) Burlington-iowa Mine Group   (86) Burroughs Mine   (87) Caddo Mine   (88) Caledonia Lode Mine   (89) California Mine   (90) Calvin Mine   (91) Camp Grove Mine   (92) Cardwell Mine   (93) Carr Mine   (94) Cash Mine   (95) Casino Shaft Mine   (96) Castleton Shaft Mine   (97) Casto Mine   (98) Center Tunnel Mine   (99) Chain Of Mines   (100) Champion Mines   (101) Charcoal Charlie Mine   (102) Chase Mine   (103) Chaves Mine   (104) Chemung-belmont Mine   (105) Cherokee Mine   (106) Chihuahua Tungsten Mine   (107) Christina Mine   (108) Clara Mine   (109) Clarissa Mine   (110) Claudia Lode Mine   (111) Clear Creek Gold Mine   (112) Climax Mine   (113) Clinkenbeard Mine   (114) Coeur D Alene Mine   (115) Colfax Mine   (116) Collom Mine   (117) Colorado School Of Mines Experimental Mine   (118) Columbia Mine   (119) Coming Nation Mine   (120) Commercial Union Mine   (121) Companion Mine   (122) Comstock Mine   (123) Concrete Mine   (124) Congress Lode   (125) Continental Mine   (126) Cook Mine   (127) Cooper Mine   (128) Copper King Mine   (129) Corbett Mine   (130) Corydon Mine   (131) Couch Mine   (132) Crawford Shaft Mine   (133) Cross-missing Link Mine   (134) Crown Point Mine   (135) Crystal Mine   (136) Cuckoo Shaft Mine   (137) Curtis Lode Mine   (138) Cyclops Mine   (139) Dagenais Mine   (140) Daniel Peters Mine   (141) De Lessers Mine   (142) Dedrick Mine   (143) Delmonico Mine   (144) Denango County Mine   (145) Denbigh Mine   (146) Design Mine   (147) Dexter Mine   (148) Diamond Bill Mine   (149) Diamond Joe Mine   (150) Diamond Joe Tunnel Mine   (151) Diamond Lil Tunnel Mine   (152) Dierks Mine   (153) Dolores Mine   (154) Dory Hill Mine   (155) Doves Nest Shaft-west Mine   (156) Downie Mine   (157) Druid Mine   (158) Dyke Mine   (159) E And H Jelly Roll Mine   (160) E H P Lode Mine   (161) Eagen Mine   (162) Early Bird Mine   (163) East Calhoun Mine   (164) East Lake Mine   (165) East Pewabic Mine   (166) East Williams Mine   (167) Eclipse Mine   (168) Edgar Extension Mine   (169) Edgar Mine   (170) Edith Lode Mine   (171) Edna Fannie Tunnel Mine   (172) Egyptian Mine   (173) Eldorado Mine   (174) Elizabeth Mine   (175) Elkhorn Shaft Mine   (176) Ellis Lode Mine   (177) Elsie Mine   (178) English America Lode Mine   (179) Enterprise Shaft Mine   (180) Esmeralda Mine   (181) Essex Mine   (182) Eureka Swansea Mine   (183) European Mine   (184) Evergreen Mine   (185) F And C Mine   (186) F F F Mine   (187) Fagan Mine   (188) Fairheaven Mine   (189) Fannie Mine   (190) Fanny Shaft Mine   (191) Faust Mine   (192) Federal Mine   (193) Fish Mine   (194) Fisk Mine   (195) Fitzgerald Mine   (196) Florence Mine   (197) Floyd Hill Mine   (198) Forfar Mine   (199) Forge Hill Tunnel Mine   (200) Fortune Mine   (201) Foxhall Mine   (202) Francis Mine   (203) Franklin Shaft Number Eighty-seven Mine   (204) Franklin Shaft Number Seventy-three Mine   (205) Franks Mine   (206) Freedom Mine   (207) Freeman Mine   (208) Freiburg Mine   (209) Freighters Friend Shaft Mine   (210) French Flag Mine   (211) Frontenac Mine   (212) Frontenac Shaft Mine   (213) Galatea Mine   (214) Gallup Mine   (215) Garden Mine   (216) Gasten Mine   (217) Geiger Mine   (218) Gem Consolidated Mine   (219) Gem Mine   (220) German Mine   (221) German Shaft Mine   (222) Gettysburg Mine   (223) Gillespie Group Mine   (224) Gilpin Eureka Mine   (225) Gilpin Mine   (226) Gilt Edge Mine   (227) Gladstone Mine   (228) Gold Anchor Mine   (229) Gold Bug Mine   (230) Gold Chief Mine   (231) Gold Collar Mine   (232) Gold Cup Mine   (233) Gold Dirt Mine   (234) Gold Dollar Mine   (235) Gold Glen Mine   (236) Gold Medal Mine   (237) Gold Pit Mine   (238) Gold Reserve Mine   (239) Golden Cycle Mine   (240) Golden Edge Shaft Mine   (241) Golden Flint Mine   (242) Golden Opportunity Mine   (243) Golden Rod Mine   (244) Golden Rule Mine   (245) Golden Slipper Mine   (246) Golden Sun Tunnel   (247) Golden Treasure Tunnel Mine   (248) Good Luck Mine   (249) Grace Mine   (250) Grand Army Mine   (251) Grand Union Mine   (252) Grant Number Eleven Mine   (253) Grant Number Ten Mine   (254) Grant Number Twelve Mine   (255) Grass Valley Mine   (256) Gregory Mine   (257) Grisley Shaft Mine   (258) Grover Cleveland Shaft Mine   (259) Happy Easter Mine   (260) Harker Shaft Mine   (261) Harpoon Mine   (262) Hawkeye Shaft Mine   (263) Hayes Tunnel Mine   (264) Haywood Mine   (265) Hazeline Mine   (266) Hidden Diamond Mine   (267) Highland Mine   (268) Hillhouse Mine   (269) Homestake Shaft Mine   (270) Hope Mine   (271) Horn Lode Mine   (272) Hot Pot Shaft Mine   (273) Hubert Mine   (274) Huckleberry Mine   (275) Hudson Tunnel Mine   (276) Hunky Dory Mine   (277) Hunter Mine   (278) Idaho Bride Mine   (279) Idaho Mine   (280) Idaho Springs Custom Mine   (281) Illinois Bar Mine   (282) Illinois Mine   (283) Incidental Mine   (284) Indiana Mine   (285) Ingram Mine   (286) International Mine   (287) Iowa Girl Lode Mine   (288) Iron Hat Mine   (289) Iron King Mine   (290) J A M Mine   (291) J Warner Mine   (292) Jack Rabbit Mine   (293) Jackson Mine   (294) Jess Lode Mine   (295) Jessica Mine   (296) John Paul Jones Mine   (297) Johnson Mine   (298) Jones Mine   (299) Joseph A Horn Mine   (300) Jumbo Mine   (301) Justice Mine   (302) K K K Mine   (303) Kangaroo Mine   (304) Kansas Mine   (305) Keast Tunnel Mine   (306) Kelleher Mine   (307) Kennedy Group Mine   (308) Kent County Mine   (309) Kentucky Tunnel   (310) Kerry Chief Mine   (311) Keystone Mine   (312) King Cyrus Mine   (313) King Mine   (314) Kirk Mine   (315) Klence Fall Mine   (316) Kobold Mine   (317) Kokomo Mine   (318) Kokomo Shaft Mine   (319) La Clide Mine   (320) La Cross Mine   (321) Lake Central Project Mine   (322) Lake Mine   (323) Lake Tunnel Mine   (324) Lake West Mine   (325) Lalla Mine   (326) Lead Belt Tunnel Mine   (327) Leavenworth Mine   (328) Lena Mine   (329) Lily Mine   (330) Linda Number One Mine   (331) Linda Number Two Mine   (332) Little Annie Mine   (333) Little Boss Mine   (334) Little Emma Tunnel Mine   (335) Little Eola Mine   (336) Little Johnny Mine   (337) Little Mary Mine   (338) Little Melvin Lode Mine   (339) Little Rebel Mine   (340) Little Ute Mine   (341) Lode Star Mine   (342) Log Cabin Mine   (343) Lombard Mine   (344) London Mine   (345) Lone Star Mine   (346) Lone Star Placer Mine   (347) Lost Dollar Mine   (348) Lost Lode Mine   (349) Lotus Mine   (350) Lucky Gold Mine   (351) M E Mine   (352) M K Shaft Mine   (353) Macky Burroughs Shaft Mine   (354) Madison Mine   (355) Main Mine   (356) Main Trunk Mine   (357) Mammoth Mine   (358) Manchester Mine   (359) Mareau Mine   (360) Margaret Olive Mine   (361) Marguerite B Mine   (362) Marshall Placer   (363) Mary D Mine   (364) Mary Miller Mine   (365) Mattie May Mine   (366) Mattie Mine   (367) May Mine   (368) Mcallister Mine   (369) Meeker Mine   (370) Melett Mine   (371) Melrose Mine   (372) Melvin Tungsten Mine   (373) Mendic Mine   (374) Meteor Mine   (375) Metropolitan Mine   (376) Minnesota Mine   (377) Minott Mine   (378) Miss Dividends Mine   (379) Missouri Mine   (380) Mix Mine   (381) Mollie Lode Mine   (382) Mona Mine   (383) Moon Gulch Mine   (384) Moose Mine   (385) Moose Shaft Mine   (386) Morning Snow Mine   (387) Mountain Monarch Mine   (388) Mystery Shaft Mine   (389) Nation Mine   (390) Nemeha-cotton Mine   (391) Neptune Mine   (392) Nettie B Mine   (393) Nevada Gulch Placer Mine   (394) New Century Mine   (395) New Era Placer Mine   (396) New Hope Mine   (397) Newhouse Mine   (398) Newkirk Mine   (399) Newport Mine   (400) Ninety-four Mine   (401) Ninety-one Mine   (402) Nonpareil Mine   (403) North America Mine   (404) Notaway East Mine   (405) Nugget Mine   (406) Nye-matthews Mine   (407) O K Mine   (408) Ocean Queen Mine   (409) Old Kentucky Mine   (410) Old Stone Wall Mine   (411) Old Town Mine   (412) Old Town Shaft Mine   (413) Oneida Mine   (414) Ontario Mine   (415) Ophir Mine   (416) Ophir-argo Mine   (417) Orandake Mine   (418) Oro Fino Tunnel Mine   (419) Orphan Mine   (420) Ottawa Mine   (421) Otte Mine   (422) Owatona Shaft Mine   (423) Park Group Mine   (424) Parker Placer Mine   (425) Patton Mine   (426) Paxter Mine   (427) Pease Mine   (428) Penobscot Mine   (429) Perigo Mines   (430) Perseverance Mine   (431) Pettibone Mine   (432) Petunia Mine   (433) Philadelphia Mine   (434) Phoenix Mine   (435) Pine Cone Mine   (436) Pine Tree Shaft Mine   (437) Pittsburgh Mine   (438) Plateau Mine   (439) Pocahontas Mine   (440) Potosi Mine   (441) Power Mine   (442) Pozo Mine   (443) President Hayes Shaft Mine   (444) Priscilla Group Claim Mine   (445) Puritan Mine   (446) Quaker Mine   (447) Quartermaster Shaft Mine   (448) Quartz Hill Tunnel Mine   (449) Queen Bee Mine   (450) Queen Bee Shaft   (451) Queen Elizabeth Mine   (452) Quincy Bart Atlantic Mine   (453) Quindaro Mine   (454) R P Ranney Mine   (455) Rainbow Mine   (456) Rambler Mine   (457) Rara Avis Mine   (458) Raymond P Heon Mine   (459) Red Jacket Mine   (460) Red Lion Mine   (461) Refugee Group Mine   (462) Reider Mine   (463) Reliance Lode Mine   (464) Remington Mine   (465) Renshaw-miller Mine   (466) Renshaw-mosher Mine   (467) Richardson Mine   (468) Rio Grande Shaft Mine   (469) Robert Emmett Mine   (470) Roderick Mine   (471) Roger Patent Mine   (472) Rolls County Mine   (473) Root Ranch Lease Mine   (474) Roote Ranch Mine   (475) Royal Ann Mine   (476) Royal Keith Lode Mine   (477) Rudolph Mine   (478) Russell Mine   (479) Saint Joseph Mine   (480) San Juan Mine   (481) Sans Souci Mine   (482) Santa Fe Mine   (483) Santa Fe Shaft Mine   (484) Santa Fe Tunnel Mine   (485) Saratoga Mine   (486) Scandia Mine   (487) Schley Mine   (488) Schultz Wonder Mine   (489) Sea Bird Mine   (490) Searle Shaft Mine   (491) Seaton Mine   (492) Seventy-six Mine   (493) Shafter Mine   (494) Shammrock Mine   (495) Shamrock Mine   (496) Ship Ahoy Mine   (497) Silent Friend Mine   (498) Silver Age Mine   (499) Silver Cycle Mine   (500) Silver Dollar Mine   (501) Silver Gem Mine   (502) Silver Jim Mine   (503) Silver Leaf Mine   (504) Silver Queen Mine   (505) Silver Spruce Mine   (506) Sixteen-to-one Mine   (507) Smith Mine   (508) Smuggler Mine   (509) Snowden Mine   (510) Spanish Bar Group Mine   (511) Specie Mine   (512) Specie Payment Tunnel Mine   (513) Spread Eagle Mine   (514) Springdale Mine   (515) Spur-daisy Group Mine   (516) Star Mine   (517) Stephens Placer Mine   (518) Stewart Mine   (519) Strayer Corner Mine   (520) Success-meeker Mine   (521) Sun And Moon Mine   (522) Sunnyside Mine   (523) Sunnyside Tunnel Mine   (524) Sweet Home Mine   (525) Tacoma Tunnel Mine   (526) Tamasoa Mine   (527) Telegraph Mine   (528) The Glory Hole   (529) Theobold Placer Mine   (530) Tigris Mine   (531) Tip Top Mine   (532) Tolland County Mine   (533) Tom Boy Mine   (534) Tomahawk Mine   (535) Topeka Mine   (536) Torpedo Mine   (537) Transvaal Mine   (538) Treasure Vault Mine   (539) Trish Lee Tunnel Mine   (540) Tropic Mine   (541) Tropic Shaft Mine   (542) Tucker Number One Mine   (543) Tungsten Shaft   (544) Tunnel Lode Number Three Mine   (545) Twin Sisters Mine   (546) Two Brothers Tunnel Mine   (547) Two Sisters Group Mine   (548) Two-forty Mine   (549) Union Mine   (550) Ute Gold Properties Mine   (551) Vendome Mine   (552) Veto Shaft Mine   (553) Victor Shaft Number Three Mine   (554) Victoria Mine   (555) Vinegar Mine   (556) Virginia Shaft Mine   (557) Walker Ranch Mine   (558) War Dance Mine   (559) War Eagle Mine   (560) Wautauga Shaft Mine   (561) West Chester Shaft Mine   (562) West Notaway Mine   (563) Whale Mine   (564) Whitewater Mine   (565) Whiting Mine   (566) Widow Woman Vein Mine   (567) Wilbur Mine   (568) Williams Shaft Mine   (569) Willis Gulch Shaft Mine   (570) Windsor Castle Shaft Mine   (571) Windy Tunnel   (572) Wolftone Mine   (573) Wolverine Mine   (574) Wolverine Tunnel Mine   (575) Wood Mine   (576) Wyandotte Mine   (577) Wyoming Valley Tunnel Mine   (578) Yellow Metals Mine   (579) Yukon Girl Mine  

Park


(1) Central City-balck Hawk Historic District  

Pillar


(1) Castle Rock   (2) Forsythe Rock   (3) Jackson Monument   (4) Queens Chair  

Populated Place


(1) Alice   (2) American City Historical   (3) Argo Mill   (4) Baltimore Historical   (5) Black Hawk   (6) Central City   (7) Cottonwood   (8) East Portal   (9) Gilpin   (10) Gilson Gulch   (11) Idaho Springs   (12) Lincoln Hills   (13) Nevadaville   (14) Ninetyfour Historical   (15) Nugget   (16) Pactolus   (17) Perigo Historical   (18) Phoenix Historical   (19) Pinecliffe   (20) Ridgewood   (21) Rollinsville   (22) Russell Gulch   (23) Saint Marys   (24) Smith Hill   (25) Tolland   (26) Wideawake Historical   (27) Wondervu   (28) Yankee Historical  

Post Office


(1) Black Hawk Main Post Office   (2) Central City Post Office   (3) Idaho Springs Post Office   (4) Pinecliffe Post Office   (5) Rollinsville Post Office   (6) Tolland Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Beaver Lake   (2) Camp Shoshoni Reservoir   (3) Chinns Lake   (4) Fall River Reservoir   (5) Glen Reservoir   (6) Karel Park Lake   (7) Lake Caroline   (8) Lake Quivira   (9) Los Lagos Lakes   (10) Los Lagos Reservoirs   (11) Los Lagos Reservoirs Number 1   (12) Los Lagos Reservoirs Number 2   (13) Los Lagos Reservoirs Number 3   (14) Lower Chinns Reservoir   (15) Mammoth Creek Reservoir   (16) Manchester Lake   (17) Opalair Reservoir   (18) Sherwin Lake   (19) Silver Lake   (20) Snowline Lake   (21) Teller Lake   (22) Upper Chinns Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Baltimore Ridge   (2) Winiger Ridge  

Spring


(1) Idaho Springs  

Stream


(1) Antelope Creek   (2) Arapaho Creek   (3) Beaver Brook   (4) Beaver Creek   (5) Chicago Creek   (6) Colorado Creek   (7) Elk Creek   (8) Ellsworth Creek   (9) Horse Creek   (10) Jenny Creek   (11) Lake Fork   (12) Missouri Creek   (13) Montana Creek   (14) Mosquito Creek   (15) North Clear Creek   (16) Pine Creek   (17) Silver Creek   (18) Soda Creek   (19) South Beaver Creek  

Summit


(1) Alps Hill   (2) Arizona Mountain   (3) Aunt Clara Brown Hill   (4) Bald Mountain   (5) Banta Hill   (6) Bates Hill   (7) Blackhawk Peak   (8) Bobtail Hill   (9) Buckeye Mountain   (10) California Mountain   (11) Central Hill   (12) Colorado Mountain   (13) Dakota Hill   (14) Dory Hill   (15) Fairburn Mountain   (16) Flirtation Peak   (17) Fox Mountain   (18) Fritz Peak   (19) Gregory Hill   (20) Guinn Mountain   (21) Haystack Mountain   (22) Idaho Hill   (23) James Peak   (24) Jumbo Mountain   (25) Justice Hill   (26) Kingston Peak   (27) Mammoth Hill   (28) Maryland Mountain   (29) Michigan Hill   (30) Montana Mountain   (31) Mount Bancroft   (32) Nebraska Hill   (33) Nevada Hill   (34) Oregon Hill   (35) Parry Peak   (36) Pewabic Mountain   (37) Pile Hill   (38) Quartz Hill   (39) Seaton Mountain   (40) Sheridan Hill   (41) Signal Hill   (42) Silver Hill   (43) Smith Hill   (44) Starr Peak   (45) Tungsten Mountain   (46) Utah Hill   (47) Winnebago Hill   (48) Yankee Hill  

Trail


(1) Bolling Gulch Trail   (2) Guinn Mountain Ski Trail   (3) James Peak Lake Trail   (4) Mount Thorodin Trail   (5) Prospectors Trail   (6) South Boulder Creek Trail  

Tunnel


(1) Needle Eye Tunnel  

Valley


(1) Anchor Gulch   (2) Baker Gulch   (3) Bates Gulch   (4) Black Canyon   (5) Black Gulch   (6) Boiling Gulch   (7) Boomerang Gulch   (8) Broomfield Gulch   (9) Burns Gulch   (10) Buttermilk Gulch   (11) Chase Gulch   (12) Cottonwood Gulch   (13) Davenport Gulch   (14) Delany Gulch   (15) Elkhorn Gulch   (16) Eureka Gulch   (17) Fountain Gulch   (18) Fourmile Gulch   (19) Freeman Gulch   (20) Gamble Gulch   (21) Gibson Gulch   (22) Gilson Gulch   (23) Glory Hole   (24) Gregory Gulch   (25) Hangman Gulch   (26) Illinois Gulch   (27) Jelly Roll Gulch   (28) Jenny Lind Gulch   (29) Johnson Gulch   (30) Lake Gulch   (31) Leavenworth Gulch   (32) Lump Gulch   (33) Macy Gulch   (34) Mammoth Gulch   (35) Miners Gulch   (36) Missouri Canyon   (37) Moon Gulch   (38) Nevada Gulch   (39) Packard Gulch   (40) Pecks Gulch   (41) Pickle Gulch   (42) Pleasant Valley   (43) Prosser Gulch   (44) Quartz Valley   (45) Robinson Gulch   (46) Rosa Gulch   (47) Russell Gulch   (48) Sawmill Gulch   (49) Seaton Gulch   (50) Silver Gulch   (51) Smith Gulch   (52) Smith Hill Gulch   (53) South Willis Gulch   (54) Spring Gulch   (55) Stewart Gulch   (56) Travis Gulch   (57) Virginia Canyon   (58) Washoe Gulch   (59) Whites Gulch   (60) Willis Gulch   (61) Winiger Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Gilpin County, Colorado

80427 (pop. 503) 80422 (pop. 356) 80474 (pop. 258)


Counties Nearby Gilpin County, Colorado

Clear Creek County, CO  (pop. 8,886) 10.5 Miles
Jefferson County, CO  (pop. 545,384) 20.4 Miles
Boulder County, CO  (pop. 305,284) 21.8 Miles
Denver County, CO  (pop. 634,685) 29.3 Miles
Adams County, CO  (pop. 460,320) 33.2 Miles
Grand County, CO  (pop. 13,550) 34.9 Miles
Summit County, CO  (pop. 28,241) 35.7 Miles
Arapahoe County, CO  (pop. 596,249) 37.4 Miles
Douglas County, CO  (pop. 298,924) 41.6 Miles
Park County, CO  (pop. 16,788) 47.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Gilpin County, Colorado

303



Elevation in Gilpin County, Colorado is 9,396.0 ft. (2,864.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Gilpin County, Colorado

Lat: 39.841995 N        Long: -105.495503 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 122   (4.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 171   (6.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 97   (3.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 254   (8.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 279   (9.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 444   (15.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 341   (12.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 270   (9.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 94   (3.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 148   (5.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 91   (3.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 37   (1.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 249   (8.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 244   (8.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,198

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 365

In 3-person carpool : 9

In 4-person carpool : 5

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 106

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 31

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 6

Bicycle : 8

Walked : 46

Other means : 16

Worked at home : 177


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 77

5 to 9 minutes : 202

10 to 14 minutes : 551

15 to 19 minutes : 377

20 to 24 minutes : 235

25 to 29 minutes : 42

30 to 34 minutes : 121

35 to 39 minutes : 110

40 to 44 minutes : 141

45 to 59 minutes : 507

60 to 89 minutes : 323

90 or more minutes : 104


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 414

No Social Security income : 1,968


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 303

No retirement income : 2,079


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 58

$20,000 to $24,999 : 23

$25,000 to $29,999 : 44

$30,000 to $34,999 : 29

$35,000 to $39,999 : 65

$40,000 to $44,999 : 39

$45,000 to $49,999 : 83

$50,000 to $59,999 : 163

$60,000 to $74,999 : 249

$75,000 to $99,999 : 188

$100,000 to $124,999 : 155

$125,000 to $149,999 : 104

$150,000 to $199,999 : 82

$200,000 or more : 51


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $67,566


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Gilpin County, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 586  (34.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 288  (16.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 196  (11.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 453  (26.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 490  (36.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 297  (21.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 504  (37.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Gilpin County, Colorado

Employed: 3,299
Unemployed: 141



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Gilpin 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: 33.3%
  • Other: 66.7%







There are 0 Farms In Gilpin County, Colorado


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Gilpin County, Colorado

  • Rocky Mountain Metropolitan


    (about 20.6 miles in Broomfield, Colorado; Airport Code: BJC)

  • Longmont Municipal


    (about 28.3 miles in Longmont, Colorado; Airport Code: LGM)

  • Stapleton International


    (about 33.0 miles in Denver, Colorado; Airport Code: DEN)

  • Centennial


    (about 39.1 miles in Centennial, Colorado; Airport Code: APA)

  • Arapahoe County


    (about 39.1 miles in Centennial, Colorado; Airport Code: APA)

  • Buckley Air National Guard Base


    (about 40.7 miles in Aurora, Colorado; Airport Code: BFK)

  • Buckley AFB


    (about 40.7 miles in Aurora, Colorado; Airport Code: BFK)

  • Denver International


    (about 43.6 miles in Aurora, Colorado; Airport Code: DEN)

  • Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal


    (about 49.3 miles in Fort Collins, Colorado; Airport Code: FNL)

  • Vail/Avon


    (about 49.7 miles in Vail, Colorado; Airport Code: WHR)

  • Front Range


    (about 50.7 miles in Watkins, Colorado; Airport Code: FTG)

  • Fort Collins Airpark


    (about 56.8 miles in Fort Collins, Colorado; Airport Code: FTC)

  • Weld County Municipal


    (about 61.0 miles in Garden City, Colorado; Airport Code: RYE)

  • Lake County


    (about 61.3 miles in Leadville, Colorado; Airport Code: LXV)

  • USAF Academy Airfield


    (about 70.4 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: AFF)

  • Eagle County Regional


    (about 76.6 miles in Gypsum, Colorado; Airport Code: EGE)

  • Peterson Field


    (about 82.8 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: COS)

  • City of Colorado Springs Municipal


    (about 83.2 miles in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: COS)

  • Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field


    (about 84.7 miles in Woody Creek, Colorado; Airport Code: ASE)

  • Steamboat Springs/Bob Adams Field


    (about 85.9 miles in Steamboat Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: SBS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Gilpin County, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.02%

Carpooled

15.51%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.77%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.43%

Motorcycle

0.03%

Bicycle

0.13%

Walked

4.07%

Other Means

0.80%

Worked At Home

5.24%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,127

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 77

Female householder, no husband present : 133

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 824

Householder not living alone : 221


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 74

Female householder and female partner : 36

Female householder and male partner : 58

All other households : 2,214


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,009

Renter-occupied housing units : 118

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 77

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 78

Renter-occupied housing units : 55

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 641

Renter-occupied housing units : 404


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 139

$10,000 to $14,999 : 74

$15,000 to $19,999 : 135

$20,000 to $24,999 : 150

$25,000 to $29,999 : 119

$30,000 to $34,999 : 138

$35,000 to $39,999 : 85

$40,000 to $44,999 : 84

$45,000 to $49,999 : 104

$50,000 to $59,999 : 242

$60,000 to $74,999 : 367

$75,000 to $99,999 : 269

$100,000 to $124,999 : 188

$125,000 to $149,999 : 122

$150,000 to $199,999 : 104

$200,000 or more : 62


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Total : 3,399


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Occupied : 2,382

Vacant : 1,017


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 44

Built 2000 to 2004 : 204

Built 1990 to 1999 : 621

Built 1980 to 1989 : 501

Built 1970 to 1979 : 704

Built 1960 to 1969 : 399

Built 1950 to 1959 : 316

Built 1940 to 1949 : 53

Built 1939 or earlier : 557


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Utility gas : 1,008

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 610

Electricity : 434

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 297

Solar energy : 8

Other fuel : 25

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Gilpin County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 45

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 11

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 25

$125,000 to $149,999 : 66

$150,000 to $174,999 : 34

$175,000 to $199,999 : 78

$200,000 to $249,999 : 520

$250,000 to $299,999 : 149

$300,000 to $399,999 : 448

$400,000 to $499,999 : 214

$500,000 to $749,999 : 165

$750,000 to $999,999 : 16

$1,000,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Gilpin 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 : 129

Home equity loan only : 408

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 26

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 759

Housing units without a mortgage : 483


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $352,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $353,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $316,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $248,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $237,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $265,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $242,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $205,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Gilpin County, Colorado: 60.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Gilpin 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 81 81 $8,984,788
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

81 81 $8,984,788
2000        
  Single Family 83 83 $9,300,325
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

83 83 $9,300,325
2001        
  Single Family 63 63 $7,916,802
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

63 63 $7,916,802
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 7 7 $898,961
  Two Family 1 2 $298,734
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 9 $1,197,695
2005        
  Single Family 15 15 $1,212,620
  Two Family 1 2 $34,000
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $41,700
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 20 $1,288,320
2006        
  Single Family 33 33 $4,877,492
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 33 $4,877,492


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Gilpin County, CO): $51,942
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Gilpin County): $187,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Gilpin County, Colorado

Utility Gas: 16.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 51.2%
Electricity: 14.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 14.9%
Solar Energy: 1.9%
Other Fuel: 1.8%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Gilpin County, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 63.27%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 36.73%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Gilpin County): $842
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Gilpin 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 Gilpin County, Colorado are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Gilpin County, Colorado

Colorado Comprehensive Care Inc


     Address: 7895 Morrison Rd, Lakewood, Colorado 80227
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/7/1984

Acaria Inc


     Address: 5735 W 6th Avenue, Lakewood, Colorado 80214
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/5/2005

Mt Evans Home Health Care Inc


     Address: 3081 Bergen Peak Drive, Evergreen, Colorado 80439
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1981

Human Touch Home Health Care Agency Inc (denver)


     Address: 5901 S Middlefield Road #100, Littleton, Colorado 80123
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/29/2005

Accent On Independence Inc


     Address: 11949 W Colfax Avenue, Lakewood, Colorado 80215
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/15/1983

Hospitals Close To Gilpin County, Colorado

Exempla Lutheran Medical Center


     Address: 8300 W 38th Ave, Wheat Ridge, Colorado 80033
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Longmont United Hospital


     Address: 1950 Mountain View Avenue, Longmont, Colorado 80501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Boulder Community Hospital


     Address: 1100 Balsam Avenue, Boulder, Colorado 80304
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Centura Health-avista Adventist Hospital


     Address: 100 Health Park Drive, Louisville, Colorado 80027
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Exempla Good Samaritan Medical Center Llc


     Address: 200 Exempla Circle, Lafayette, Colorado 80026
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Gilpin County, Colorado

Life Care Center Of Evergreen


     Address: 2987 Bergen Peak Drive, Evergreen, Colorado 80439
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Sandalwood Manor, Inc


     Address: 3835 Harlan Street, Wheat Ridge, Colorado 80033
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Cambridge Care Center


     Address: 1685 Eaton Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80214
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Allison Care Center


     Address: 1660 Allison Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80214
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Mountain Vista Health Center


     Address: 4800 Tabor Street, Wheat Ridge, Colorado 80033
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 160
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Gilpin County, Colorado

Name: Fort Calhoun
Address: PO Box 399; Fort Calhoun, NE 68023-0399
Distance: 508 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Gilpin County, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 170
    Disabled Workers: 50
    Widowers Workers: 15
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Gilpin County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 56.54%
  • Bush & Cheney 41.58%
  • Other 1.88%



(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 Gilpin County, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Gilpin County, CO

13.25 % of Gilpin County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $46,411

Colorado Average 10.77 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Jefferson County , CO 2.88 % ($44,727 AGI )
  • Boulder County , CO 2.57 % ($49,633 AGI )
  • Denver County , CO 1.10 % ($37,095 AGI )
  • Arapahoe County , CO 0.73 % ($41,214 AGI )
  • Adams County , CO 0.58 % ($30,364 AGI )
  • Clear Creek County , CO 0.58 % ($30,727 AGI )

Relocation away from Gilpin County, CO

13.06 % of Gilpin 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 $43,743

Colorado Average 10.03 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Jefferson County , CO 3.25 % ($45,645 AGI )
  • Boulder County , CO 1.42 % ($39,481 AGI )
  • Denver County , CO 0.63 % ($24,000 AGI )
  • Arapahoe County , CO 0.52 % ($31,700 AGI )
  • Douglas County , CO 0.52 % ($50,300 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 Gilpin County, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Gilpin County, Colorado


On 06/16/1996, a tornado touched down 8.95 miles from the center of Gilpin County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 09/17/1953, a tornado touched down 16.18 miles from the center of Gilpin County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 06/01/1990, a tornado touched down 16.62 miles from the center of Gilpin County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 06/06/1997, a tornado touched down 17 miles from the center of Gilpin County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/03/1967, a tornado touched down 18.56 miles from the center of Gilpin County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Gilpin County, Colorado

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/31/1998, 02:15 pm 0 0 $500K --
08/13/1994, 01:45 pm 0 0 $20 --
         





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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 Gilpin 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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