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Demographics Analysis

The people of Hinsdale 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
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 9 years : 24

10 to 14 years : 5

15 to 17 years : 8

18 and 19 years : 2

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 30

25 to 29 years : 58

30 to 34 years : 21

35 to 39 years : 11

40 to 44 years : 9

45 to 49 years : 0

50 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 7

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 3

70 to 74 years : 19

75 to 79 years : 4

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 60

25 to 29 years : 22

30 to 34 years : 31

35 to 39 years : 12

40 to 44 years : 15

45 to 49 years : 16

50 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 36

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 12

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 5


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 158

Multiple ancestry : 380

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 16


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 547

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 3

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 17 years : 37

18 to 24 years : 100

25 to 34 years : 132

35 to 44 years : 47

45 to 54 years : 69

55 to 59 years : 55

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 54

75 years and over : 16

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 2

5 to 17 years : 11

18 to 24 years : 87

25 to 34 years : 58

35 to 44 years : 3

45 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 22

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 26

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 74

35 to 44 years : 44

45 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 28

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 32

75 years and over : 12

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 : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 4

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 : 3

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 129

Female : 111

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 161

Female : 146

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 232

Born in other state in the United States : 287

Native: born outside the United States : 4

Foreign born : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 153

Now married, except separated : 59

Divorced : 19

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 49

Now married, except separated : 161

Divorced : 43

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 3

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 523

German:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Hinsdale County, Colorado

  • German: 182   (21.8%)
  • Irish: 111   (13.3%)
  • English: 110   (13.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 70   (8.4%)
  • Other Groups: 66   (7.9%)
  • United States Or American: 46   (5.5%)
  • Italian: 38   (4.6%)
  • Polish: 31   (3.7%)
  • Dutch: 30   (3.6%)
  • Scottish: 22   (2.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 21   (2.5%)
  • Welsh: 18   (2.2%)
  • Swedish: 15   (1.8%)
  • Czech: 11   (1.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 11   (1.3%)
  • Greek: 10   (1.2%)
  • Norwegian: 6   (0.7%)
  • Slovene: 5   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 3   (0.4%)
  • Romanian: 3   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 3   (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 3   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.4%)
  • Celtic: 3   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 3   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 3   (0.4%)
  • British: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Hinsdale County, Colorado is 554



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Hinsdale County, Colorado: 294
Female Population in Hinsdale County, Colorado: 260


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Hinsdale County, Colorado: 26.9
Median Female Resident Age in Hinsdale County, Colorado: 38.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Hinsdale County, Colorado


White


Both sexes

48.6

Male

48.5

Female

48.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

14.5

Male

0.0

Female

14.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

21.5

Male

21.5

Female

29.0

Asian


Both sexes

41.5

Male

56.5

Female

32.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

33.5

Male

19.5

Female

35.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.5

Male

19.5

Female

28.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.5

Male

19.5

Female

44.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.9

Male

49.0

Female

48.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Hinsdale County, Colorado


  • White: 526
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 20
  • Asian: 8
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (1.27%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (1.9%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (1.9%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (1.58%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 57   (18.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 28   (8.86%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 85   (26.9%)
  • Associate Degree: 24   (7.59%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 71   (22.47%)
  • Master's Degree: 20   (6.33%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (1.27%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (1.27%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.72%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (0.72%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (2.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 3   (1.08%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (0.72%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (0.72%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 66   (23.83%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 20   (7.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 48   (17.33%)
  • Associate Degree: 17   (6.14%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 79   (28.52%)
  • Master's Degree: 26   (9.39%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (1.08%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Hinsdale County, Colorado

  • Hinsdale County Re 1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 39, Lake City, CO 81235, Phone: (970) 944-2314, Students: 95 )

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

  • Lake City Community School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 39, Lake City, CO 81235, Phone: (970) 944-2314, Students: 95 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Hinsdale County, Colorado

  • Lake City/hinsdale Co Ld


    206 N Silver Street, Lake City, CO 81235

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Hinsdale County, Colorado


  • Hinsdale County Historical Society


    Po Box 353, Lake City, CO 81235

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Hinsdale County, Colorado


Airport


(1) Castle Lakes Airport  

Building


(1) Hinsdale County Emergency Medical Service   (2) Hinsdale County Sheriff S Office   (3) Lake City Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Fuchs Ditch   (2) Raber Lohr Ditch   (3) Sullivan Ditch  

Cape


(1) Texas Point  

Cemetery


(1) New Cemetery   (2) Old Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Hinsdale County   (2) Lake City Division   (3) Town Of Lake City  

Dam


(1) Big Ruby Dam   (2) Bristol Head Number 1 Dam   (3) Castle Number 4 Dam   (4) Continental Dam   (5) Hermit Number 1 Dam   (6) Hermit Number 2 Dam   (7) Hermit Number 3 Dam   (8) Hermit Number 4 Dam   (9) Lost Lake Number 1 Dam   (10) Love Lake Dam   (11) Meadow Lake Dam   (12) Regan Dam   (13) Rio Grande Dam   (14) Rito Hondo Dam   (15) Road Canyon Number 1 Dam   (16) Road Canyon Number 2 Dam   (17) South Lazy U Dam   (18) South Lazy U Number 2 Dam   (19) Squaw Lake Dam   (20) Troutvale Number 1 Dam   (21) Troutvale Number 2 Dam   (22) Wee Ruby Dam  

Falls


(1) Argenta Falls   (2) Crooke Falls   (3) North Clear Creek Falls   (4) South Clear Creek Falls   (5) Treasure Falls  

Flat


(1) Elk Park   (2) Horse Park   (3) Horse Thief Pasture   (4) Long Park   (5) Miner Park   (6) Mineral Park   (7) North Clear Creek Park   (8) Ptarmigan Meadows   (9) Rambouillet Park   (10) Sawmill Park   (11) Stage Station Flat  

Gap


(1) San Luis Pass   (2) Slumgullion Pass   (3) Spring Creek Pass   (4) Squaw Pass   (5) The Window   (6) Trouble Hill   (7) Weminuche Pass  

Lake


(1) Black Lake   (2) Black Mountain Lake   (3) Blue Lake   (4) Brown Lakes   (5) Cataract Lake   (6) Crystal Lake   (7) Elk Lake   (8) Flint Lakes   (9) Granite Lake   (10) Hay Lake   (11) Heart Lake   (12) Hossick Lake   (13) Lakeman Lakes   (14) Little Ruby Lake   (15) Pointer Lake   (16) Regan Lake   (17) Ruby Lake   (18) Squaw Lake   (19) Thompson Lake   (20) Ute Lake  

Locale


(1) Bristol View Ranger Station   (2) Carson Historical   (3) Deer Lakes Campground   (4) Granite Peak Guard Station   (5) Lost Trail Campground   (6) Lost Trail Ranch   (7) Mill Creek Campground   (8) North Clear Creek Campground   (9) North Clear Creek Falls Overlook   (10) Old Stage Station   (11) Red Mountain Gulch Recreation Site   (12) Reservoir Picnic Area   (13) River Hill Campground   (14) Road Canyon Campground   (15) San Juan Ranch   (16) Sherman   (17) Ski Hi Ranch   (18) Slumgullion Pass Campground   (19) South Clear Creek Camprounds   (20) South Clear Creek Falls Campground   (21) Spring Creek Campground   (22) Spring Creek Reservoir Picnic Area   (23) Thirtymile Campground   (24) Ute Creek Trailhead   (25) Vickers Ranch   (26) Windy Point Overlook   (27) Wupperman Recreation Site  

Mine


(1) Belle Of The East Mine   (2) Belle Of The West Mine   (3) Black Crook Mine   (4) California Mine   (5) Cleveland Mine   (6) Cora Mine   (7) Dauphin Mine   (8) Dawn Of Hope Mine   (9) Fanny Fern Mine   (10) Golden Fleece Mine   (11) Golden Wonder Mine   (12) Happy Day Mine   (13) Henderson Mine   (14) Hidden Treasure Mine   (15) Hoosier Boy Mine   (16) Lellie Mine   (17) Monte Queen Mine   (18) Moro Mine   (19) Napoleon Mine   (20) Ottowa Mine   (21) Palmetto Mine   (22) Pelican Mine   (23) Rodney Number One Mine   (24) Ulay Mine   (25) Ute And Ulay Group Mine   (26) Ute Mine  

Pillar


(1) Sugarloaf Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Henson   (2) Lake City  

Post Office


(1) Lake City Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Big Ruby Reservoir   (2) Bristol Head Reservoir Number 1   (3) Castle Lakes   (4) Castle Number 4 Reservoir   (5) Castle Rock Lake   (6) Continental Reservoir   (7) Deer Lakes   (8) Divide Lakes   (9) Fuchs Reservoir   (10) Hermit Lakes   (11) Hermit Number 1 Reservoir   (12) Hermit Number 4 Reservoir   (13) Hermit Reservoir 3   (14) Hermit Reservoir Number 2   (15) Lake San Cristobal   (16) Lost Lake Reservoir Number 1   (17) Lost Lakes   (18) Love Lake   (19) Meadow Reservoir   (20) Pearl Lakes   (21) Rio Grande Reservoir   (22) Rito Hondo Reservoir   (23) Road Canyon Reservoir Number 1   (24) Road Canyon Reservoir Number 2   (25) S Lazy U Reservoirs   (26) Santa Maria Reservoir   (27) South Lazy U Dude Ranch Reservoir   (28) South Lazy U Reservoir Number 2   (29) Spring Creek Reservoir   (30) Troutvale Reservoir Number 1   (31) Troutvale Reservoir Number 2   (32) Wee Ruby Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Gardner Ridge   (2) Long Ridge   (3) Ute Ridge  

Slope


(1) Slumgullion Earthflow   (2) Slumgullion Slide  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Bennett Creek   (3) Bent Creek   (4) Big Buck Creek   (5) Boulder Creek   (6) Buck Creek   (7) Campbell Creek   (8) Clear Creek   (9) Corral Creek   (10) Cottonwood Creek   (11) Crooked Creek   (12) Crystal Creek   (13) Deadman Creek   (14) East Fork Bent Creek   (15) East Fork Cebolla Creek   (16) East Fork Weminuche Creek   (17) East Fork Williams Creek   (18) East Mineral Creek   (19) East Ute Creek   (20) Falls Creek   (21) Gooseberry Creek   (22) Grouse Creek   (23) Henson Creek   (24) Hossick Creek   (25) Kitty Creek   (26) Larson Creek   (27) Little Squaw Creek   (28) Lost Trail Creek   (29) Mason Creek   (30) Mesa Creek   (31) Middle Fork Pole Creek   (32) Middle Mineral Creek   (33) Middle Ute Creek   (34) Milk Creek   (35) Modoc Creek   (36) Nellie Creek   (37) North Clear Creek   (38) North Fork Los Pinos River   (39) North Fork Pole Creek   (40) Oso Creek   (41) Papoose Creek   (42) Park Creek   (43) Pole Creek   (44) Quartz Creek   (45) Rambouillet Creek   (46) Rito Hondo Creek   (47) Ruby Creek   (48) Silver Creek   (49) Slumgullion Creek   (50) Snare Creek   (51) South Clear Creek   (52) South Fork Silver Creek   (53) Spring Creek   (54) Squaw Creek   (55) Sweetwater Creek   (56) Texas Creek   (57) Tower Creek   (58) Tumble Creek   (59) Ute Creek   (60) Weminuche Creek   (61) West Fork Cebolla Creek   (62) West Fork Pole Creek   (63) West Lost Trail Creek   (64) West Mineral Creek   (65) West Ute Creek   (66) Williams Creek   (67) Willow Creek  

Summit


(1) Baldy Cinco   (2) Bent Peak   (3) Black Mountain   (4) Carson Peak   (5) Chief Mountain   (6) Cimarrona Peak   (7) Crystal Peak   (8) Finger Mesa   (9) Granite Peak   (10) Grassy Mountain   (11) Half Peak   (12) Hermit Peak   (13) Horsethief Mountain   (14) Jarosa Mesa   (15) Mesa Lato   (16) Mesa Seco   (17) Minnie Mountain   (18) Neoga Mountain   (19) Pole Creek Mountain   (20) Red Mountain   (21) Redcloud Peak   (22) Rio Grande Pyramid   (23) River Hill   (24) Seventyone Mountain   (25) Shotgun Mountain   (26) Simpson Mountain   (27) Snow Mesa   (28) Station Eleven   (29) Sunshine Peak   (30) Table Mountain   (31) Timber Hill  

Trail


(1) Fern Creek Stock Driveway  

Valley


(1) Alpine Gulch   (2) Boulder Gulch   (3) Box Canyon   (4) Ca On Paso   (5) Carcass Gulch   (6) Cascade Gulch   (7) Cataract Gulch   (8) Crooked Canyon   (9) Cuba Gulch   (10) Deadman Gulch   (11) Dog Rincon   (12) East Fork Alpine Gulch   (13) Grizzly Gulch   (14) Grouse Rincon   (15) House Canyon   (16) Ingalls Gulch   (17) Long Canyon   (18) Middle Fork Alpine Gulch   (19) Mill Gulch   (20) Minnie Gulch   (21) Owl Gulch   (22) Porcupine Gulch   (23) Powderhorn Gulch   (24) Red Mountain Gulch   (25) Rincon La Osa   (26) Rincon La Vaca   (27) Road Canyon   (28) Sawmill Canyon   (29) Silver Coin Gulch   (30) Slaughterhouse Gulch   (31) Snowslide Canyon   (32) South Canyon   (33) Square Gulch   (34) Starvation Gulch   (35) T Gulch   (36) Wade Gulch   (37) Wager Gulch   (38) West Fork Wager Gulch   (39) Woods Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Hinsdale County, Colorado

81235 (pop. 733)


Counties Nearby Hinsdale County, Colorado

Mineral County, CO  (pop. 1,077) 20.8 Miles
San Juan County, CO  (pop. 686) 22.2 Miles
Ouray County, CO  (pop. 4,519) 35.3 Miles
Archuleta County, CO  (pop. 12,225) 42.8 Miles
La Plata County, CO  (pop. 52,539) 48.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Hinsdale County, Colorado

970



Elevation in Hinsdale County, Colorado is 10,364.0 ft. (3,159.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Hinsdale County, Colorado

Lat: 37.823347 N        Long: -107.268004 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 3   (0.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 8   (2.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 27   (7.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 35   (9.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 96   (27.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 55   (15.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 37   (10.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 44   (12.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 22   (6.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 15   (4.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 4   (1.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 232

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 33

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 3

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 17

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 33

Walked : 54

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 8


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 125

5 to 9 minutes : 68

10 to 14 minutes : 20

15 to 19 minutes : 6

20 to 24 minutes : 8

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 24

35 to 39 minutes : 64

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 58

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 50

No Social Security income : 145


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 40

No retirement income : 155


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 4

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 4

$45,000 to $49,999 : 35

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3

$60,000 to $74,999 : 13

$75,000 to $99,999 : 16

$100,000 to $124,999 : 17

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $66,094


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Hinsdale County, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 93  (35.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 17  (6.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 36  (13.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 90  (34.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 47  (25.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 33  (17.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 88  (47.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (2.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (2.7%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Hinsdale County, Colorado

Employed: 609
Unemployed: 19



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

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 9.59 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 9.59 Mgal/d





There are 6 Farms In Hinsdale County, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Hinsdale County, Colorado

Pine River Valley Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $140.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 4

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Hinsdale County, Colorado

  • Telluride Regional


    (about 36.1 miles in Mountain Village, Colorado; Airport Code: TEX)

  • Stevens Field


    (about 39.5 miles in Pagosa Springs, Colorado; Airport Code: PGO)

  • Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional


    (about 52.2 miles in Gunnison, Colorado; Airport Code: GUC)

  • La Plata County


    (about 53.5 miles in Durango, Colorado; Airport Code: DRO)

  • Durango La Plata County


    (about 53.5 miles in Durango, Colorado; Airport Code: DRO)

  • Animas Air Park


    (about 54.0 miles in Durango, Colorado; Airport Code: AMK)

  • Montrose Regional


    (about 57.9 miles in Montrose, Colorado; Airport Code: MTJ)

  • North Fork Valley


    (about 72.6 miles in Hotchkiss, Colorado; Airport Code: WPO)

  • Buckhorn Ranch


    (about 73.4 miles in Crested Butte, Colorado; Airport Code: CSE)

  • Blake Field


    (about 79.2 miles in Austin, Colorado; Airport Code: ZXY)

  • Aztec Municipal


    (about 80.0 miles in Flora Vista, New Mexico; Airport Code: XWH)

  • Alamosa Municipal


    (about 81.2 miles in Alamosa, Colorado; Airport Code: ALS)

  • San Luis Valley Regional/Bergman Field


    (about 81.2 miles in Alamosa, Colorado; Airport Code: ALS)

  • Baca Grande


    (about 82.5 miles in Moffat, Colorado; Airport Code: BCJ)

  • Cortez Montezuma County


    (about 82.7 miles in Cortez, Colorado; Airport Code: CEZ)

  • Harriet Alexander Field


    (about 82.7 miles in Salida, Colorado; Airport Code: SLT)

  • Cortez Municipal


    (about 82.7 miles in Cortez, Colorado; Airport Code: CEZ)

  • Four Corners Regional


    (about 91.6 miles in Farmington, New Mexico; Airport Code: FMN)

  • Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field


    (about 99.2 miles in Woody Creek, Colorado; Airport Code: ASE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Hinsdale County, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

50.81%

Carpooled

16.40%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.46%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

1.62%

Walked

10.85%

Other Means

1.39%

Worked At Home

18.48%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 113

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 4

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 62

Householder not living alone : 16


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 12

All other households : 183


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 78

Renter-occupied housing units : 35

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 48

Renter-occupied housing units : 30


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 10

$45,000 to $49,999 : 55

$50,000 to $59,999 : 10

$60,000 to $74,999 : 18

$75,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 17

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Total : 1,530


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Occupied : 195

Vacant : 1,335


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 17

Built 1990 to 1999 : 262

Built 1980 to 1989 : 312

Built 1970 to 1979 : 264

Built 1960 to 1969 : 172

Built 1950 to 1959 : 166

Built 1940 to 1949 : 67

Built 1939 or earlier : 270


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Utility gas : 7

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 86

Electricity : 64

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 17

Wood : 18

Solar energy : 3

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Hinsdale County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $174,999 : 17

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 12

$250,000 to $299,999 : 19

$300,000 to $399,999 : 15

$400,000 to $499,999 : 28

$500,000 to $749,999 : 14

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Hinsdale 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 : 7

Home equity loan only : 7

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 42

Housing units without a mortgage : 71


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $312,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $425,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $475,000

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 : $266,700

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $475,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Hinsdale County, Colorado: 66.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Hinsdale 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 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
2000        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,703,205
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $250,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 15 $1,953,205
2001        
  Single Family 16 16 $2,164,292
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $2,164,292
2002        
  Single Family 14 14 $3,005,777
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $3,005,777
2003        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,966,297
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $1,966,297
2004        
  Single Family 15 15 $3,561,425
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $3,561,425
2005        
  Single Family 16 16 $3,485,003
  Two Family 1 2 $313,063
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 18 $3,798,066
2006        
  Single Family 13 13 $3,519,983
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $3,519,983


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Hinsdale County, CO): $37,279
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Hinsdale County): $218,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Hinsdale County, Colorado

Utility Gas: 1.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 55.4%
Electricity: 17.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.8%
Coal Or Coke: 2.5%
Wood: 19.8%
Solar Energy: 2.8%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Hinsdale County, Colorado

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Hinsdale County): $510
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Hinsdale County): $1056


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



Health Care Centers Close To Hinsdale County, Colorado

San Juan Basin Health Dept


     Address: 281 Sawyer Drive, Durango, Colorado 81301
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/20/1968

Alpine Home Health And Hospice


     Address: 555 South Camino Del Rio, #a-1, Durango, Colorado 81301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/1/2004

Mercy Home Health Services


     Address: 1970 E Third Avenue #100, Durango, Colorado 81301
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/23/1984

Mountain Home Health


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

Volunteers Of America Home Health Of Western Colo


     Address: 1681 E Niagara Road, Montrose, Colorado 81401
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/31/2002

Hospitals Close To Hinsdale County, Colorado

Mercy Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1010 Three Springs Blvd, Durango, Colorado 81301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

"animas Surgical Hospital, Llc"


     Address: 575 Rivergate Lane, Durango, Colorado 81301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Gunnison Valley Hospital


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

Montrose Memorial Hospital


     Address: 800 S 3rd St, Montrose, Colorado 81401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Delta County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1501 E 3rd Street, Delta, Colorado 81416
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Hinsdale County, Colorado

Pine Ridge Extended Care Center


     Address: 119 Bastille Drive, Pagosa Springs, Colorado 81147
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 60%

Four Corners Health Care Center


     Address: 2911 Junction Creek Road, Durango, Colorado 81301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 104
     Percent Occupied: 66%

Juniper Village At Monte Vista


     Address: 2277 East Drive, Monte Vista, Colorado 81144
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 63%

Casa Illuminaria


     Address: 1280 Grand Ave, Del Norte, Colorado 81132
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 25
     Percent Occupied: 63%

Colorado State Veterans Center-homelake


     Address: 3749 Sherman Avenue, Monte Vista, Colorado 81144
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 83%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Hinsdale County, Colorado

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 403 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Hinsdale County, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 115
    Disabled Workers: 15
    Widowers Workers: 10
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 0


(updated 2007)



Hinsdale County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 39.20%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.97%
  • Other 1.83%



(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 Hinsdale County, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Hinsdale County, CO

12.46 % of Hinsdale County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $63,857

Colorado Average 10.77 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

Relocation away from Hinsdale County, CO

11.83 % of Hinsdale 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 $34,758

Colorado Average 10.03 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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


(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 Hinsdale County, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Hinsdale County, Colorado


On 10/10/1997, a tornado touched down 21.44 miles from the center of Hinsdale County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Hinsdale County, Colorado

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/16/2000, 12:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/05/1999, 02:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/04/1999, 02:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/17/1996, 02:45 pm 0 0 $30K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/16/2005, 02:00 am 0 0 $50K --
         





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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 Hinsdale 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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