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Demographics Analysis

The people of Kiowa 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
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 32

5 to 9 years : 37

10 to 14 years : 54

15 to 17 years : 35

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 2

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 34

25 to 29 years : 28

30 to 34 years : 13

35 to 39 years : 48

40 to 44 years : 41

45 to 49 years : 64

50 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 7

65 and 66 years : 33

67 to 69 years : 55

70 to 74 years : 42

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 24

85 years and over : 24

Female:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 9 years : 43

10 to 14 years : 72

15 to 17 years : 49

18 and 19 years : 23

20 years : 1

21 years : 1

22 to 24 years : 16

25 to 29 years : 43

30 to 34 years : 24

35 to 39 years : 34

40 to 44 years : 47

45 to 49 years : 70

50 to 54 years : 79

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 41

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 49

70 to 74 years : 38

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 104


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 836

Multiple ancestry : 442

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 3

Ancestry not reported : 363


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,609

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 1

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 14

Not a U.S. citizen : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 56

5 to 17 years : 290

18 to 24 years : 86

25 to 34 years : 108

35 to 44 years : 170

45 to 54 years : 260

55 to 59 years : 144

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 48

65 to 74 years : 236

75 years and over : 193

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 53

5 to 17 years : 205

18 to 24 years : 80

25 to 34 years : 83

35 to 44 years : 111

45 to 54 years : 150

55 to 59 years : 105

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 35

65 to 74 years : 137

75 years and over : 86

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 72

18 to 24 years : 6

25 to 34 years : 18

35 to 44 years : 52

45 to 54 years : 102

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 13

65 to 74 years : 99

75 years and over : 107

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 : 1

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 13

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 7

45 to 54 years : 7

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
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 479

Female : 599

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 249

Female : 282

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 1

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 12

Female : 22


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 1,031

Born in other state in the United States : 531

Native: born outside the United States : 1

Foreign born : 20


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 181

Now married, except separated : 551

Divorced : 64

Separated : 6

Widowed : 66

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 62

Now married, except separated : 292

Divorced : 17

Separated : 0

Widowed : 108

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 1

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 21

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,525

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

German:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Kiowa County, Colorado

  • German: 537   (34.2%)
  • Irish: 220   (14.0%)
  • English: 215   (13.7%)
  • United States Or American: 151   (9.6%)
  • Other Groups: 143   (9.1%)
  • Dutch: 44   (2.8%)
  • Norwegian: 29   (1.8%)
  • Scottish: 29   (1.8%)
  • Swedish: 25   (1.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 24   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 23   (1.5%)
  • Italian: 22   (1.4%)
  • Welsh: 21   (1.3%)
  • European: 15   (1.0%)
  • Czech: 11   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 10   (0.6%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.5%)
  • Austrian: 7   (0.4%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 7   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.4%)
  • Polish: 6   (0.4%)
  • Portuguese: 3   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Australian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Kiowa County, Colorado is 1,644



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Kiowa County, Colorado: 741
Female Population in Kiowa County, Colorado: 903


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Kiowa County, Colorado: 48.2
Median Female Resident Age in Kiowa County, Colorado: 51.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Kiowa County, Colorado


White


Both sexes

47.8

Male

47.1

Female

48.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

12.0

Male

9.0

Female

14.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

42.5

Male

30.0

Female

49.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

39.0

Male

52.5

Female

19.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

22.8

Male

22.3

Female

52.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.5

Male

17.5

Female

36.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.1

Male

47.6

Female

48.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Kiowa County, Colorado


  • White: 1,583
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 16
  • Asian: 18
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 5
  • Two or More Races: 22



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.57%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.38%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 23   (4.35%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (2.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (2.08%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (1.89%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (2.08%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 188   (35.54%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 56   (10.59%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 87   (16.45%)
  • Associate Degree: 33   (6.24%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 50   (9.45%)
  • Master's Degree: 34   (6.43%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (1.32%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.36%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (1.08%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (1.44%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 16   (2.88%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (1.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (1.8%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (2.34%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (1.8%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 197   (35.43%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 63   (11.33%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 94   (16.91%)
  • Associate Degree: 43   (7.73%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 60   (10.79%)
  • Master's Degree: 24   (4.32%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Kiowa County, Colorado

  • Eads Re-1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 210 West 10th, Eads, CO 81036, Phone: (719) 438-2218, Students: 200 )

  • Plainview Re-2


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 1268, Sheridan Lake, CO 81071, Phone: (719) 727-4361, Students: 57 )

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

  • Eads Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 900 Maine Street, Eads, CO 81036, Phone: (719) 438-2216, Students: 85 )

  • Eads Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 900 Maine Street, Eads, CO 81036, Phone: (719) 438-2216, Students: 43 )

  • Plainview Junior-senior High School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: P O Box 1268, Sheridan Lake, CO 81071, Phone: (719) 729-3331, Students: 37 )

  • Plainview Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: P O Box 1268, Sheridan Lake, CO 81071, Phone: (719) 729-3331, Students: 20 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Kiowa County, Colorado

  • Eads High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 210 West 10 Street, Eads, CO 81036, Phone: (719) 438-2214, Students: 72 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Kiowa County, Colorado

  • Kiowa Co Pld


    1305 Goff Street, Eads, CO 81036

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Kiowa County, Colorado


  • Kiowa County Museum


    1313 Maine St, Eads, CO 81036

  • Kiowa County Veterans Memorial Foundation Inc


    Po Box 5, Mullinville, KS 67109

  • Mountain View Oklahoma Historical And Museum Society


    Rr1 Box 2472, Mountain View, OK 73062

  • Supercomputing Technology Historical Museum Inc


    Po Box 577, Hobart, OK 73651

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Kiowa County, Colorado


Airport


(1) Budde Landing Strip Historical   (2) Budde Strip   (3) Eads Municipal Airport   (4) Sand Arroya Airport Historical   (5) Scherler Private Airstrip  

Basin


(1) Carson Lake  

Building


(1) Eads Fire Department   (2) Haswell Fire Department   (3) Kiowa County Ambulance Service   (4) Kiowa County Sheriff S Office   (5) Sheridan Lake Fire Department   (6) Towner Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Adobe Creek Inlet   (2) Adobe Creek Reservoir Outlet Ditch   (3) Colt Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Arlington Cemetery   (2) Chivington Cemetery   (3) Eads Cemetery   (4) Eads Pioneer Cemetery   (5) France Cemetery   (6) Galatea Cemetery   (7) Haswell Cemetery   (8) Plainview Cemetery   (9) Sand Arroyo Cemetery   (10) Sheridan Lake Cemetery   (11) Towner Cemetery  

Census


(1) Brandon Census Designated Place   (2) Towner Census Designated Place  

Civil


(1) Eads Division   (2) Haswell Division   (3) Kiowa County   (4) Sheridan Lake Division   (5) Town Of Eads   (6) Town Of Haswell   (7) Town Of Sheridan Lake  

Dam


(1) Adobe Creek Dam   (2) Best Dam   (3) Kelsey Number 1 Dam  

Flat


(1) Coon Valley  

Hospital


(1) Weisbrod Memorial County Hospital  

Lake


(1) Alkali Lake   (2) Black Lake   (3) Lake Albert   (4) Lake Devore   (5) Long Lake   (6) Potters Lake   (7) Red Lake   (8) Salt Lake   (9) Sheridan Lake   (10) Trimble Lake  

Locale


(1) Oswald Ranch   (2) Spady Cow Camp  

Oilfield


(1) Brandon Oil Field  

Park


(1) Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site  

Populated Place


(1) Arlington   (2) Brandon   (3) Chivington   (4) Eads   (5) Galatea   (6) Haswell   (7) Hawkins   (8) Sheridan Lake   (9) Stuart   (10) Towner  

Post Office


(1) Eads Post Office   (2) Haswell Post Office   (3) Sheridan Lake Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Adobe Creek Reservoir   (2) Best Reservoir   (3) Blue Lake Reservoir   (4) Chivington Reservoir Number 4   (5) Kelsey Number 1 Reservoir  

School


(1) Plainview School   (2) Prairie Center School  

Spring


(1) Kiow Spring  

Stream


(1) East Fork Adobe Creek   (2) Johns Creek   (3) Kiowa Creek   (4) Mustang Creek   (5) North Fork Mustang Creek   (6) Rush Creek   (7) Sand Arroyo   (8) South Fork Mustang Creek   (9) White Woman Creek  

Summit


(1) Black Hills   (2) Chivington Hill  

Valley


(1) Maverick Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Kiowa County, Colorado

81036 (pop. 1,128) 81071 (pop. 341) 81045 (pop. 149)
81021 (pop. 20)    


Counties Nearby Kiowa County, Colorado

Cheyenne County, CO  (pop. 1,622) 26.1 Miles
Prowers County, CO  (pop. 13,206) 29.1 Miles
Bent County, CO  (pop. 6,128) 34.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Kiowa County, Colorado

719



Elevation in Kiowa County, Colorado is 4,114.0 ft. (1,254.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Kiowa County, Colorado

Lat: 38.449309 N        Long: -102.638287 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 27   (4.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 19   (2.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 16   (2.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 54   (8.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 70   (10.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 126   (18.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 122   (18.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 93   (13.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 25   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 39   (5.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 19   (2.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 27   (4.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 32   (4.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 498

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 66

In 3-person carpool : 3

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 7

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 4

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 5

Bicycle : 2

Walked : 85

Other means : 13

Worked at home : 128


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 151

5 to 9 minutes : 172

10 to 14 minutes : 56

15 to 19 minutes : 47

20 to 24 minutes : 86

25 to 29 minutes : 22

30 to 34 minutes : 46

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 14

45 to 59 minutes : 20

60 to 89 minutes : 54

90 or more minutes : 8


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 280

No Social Security income : 464


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 117

No retirement income : 627


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$15,000 to $19,999 : 31

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 19

$35,000 to $39,999 : 21

$40,000 to $44,999 : 32

$45,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $59,999 : 72

$60,000 to $74,999 : 63

$75,000 to $99,999 : 122

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $56,696


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Kiowa County, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 151  (35.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 31  (7.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 30  (7.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 74  (17.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 76  (17.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 118  (36.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 88  (27.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 103  (31.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (2.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Kiowa County, Colorado

Employed: 866
Unemployed: 32



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

Ground Water

 
Fresh 26.61 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 26.61 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 2.14 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 2.14 Mgal/d





There are 490 Farms In Kiowa County, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Kiowa County, Colorado

The Girard National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $568.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 12

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Kiowa County, Colorado

  • Lamar Municipal


    (about 26.5 miles in Wiley, Colorado; Airport Code: LAA)

  • La Junta Municipal


    (about 54.8 miles in Cheraw, Colorado; Airport Code: LHX)

  • Kit Carson County


    (about 58.0 miles in Burlington, Colorado; Airport Code: RQX)

  • Limon Municipal


    (about 79.3 miles in Limon, Colorado; Airport Code: LIC)

  • Renner Field


    (about 81.2 miles in Goodland, Kansas; Airport Code: GLD)

  • Ulysses Airport


    (about 90.3 miles in Ulysses, Kansas; Airport Code: ULS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Kiowa County, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

70.56%

Carpooled

11.13%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.54%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.41%

Walked

7.87%

Other Means

0.27%

Worked At Home

9.23%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 426

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 14

Female householder, no husband present : 67

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 200

Householder not living alone : 37


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 2

Male householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and female partner : 1

Female householder and male partner : 2

All other households : 730


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 347

Renter-occupied housing units : 79

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 23

Renter-occupied housing units : 44

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 118

Renter-occupied housing units : 119


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 34

$10,000 to $14,999 : 55

$15,000 to $19,999 : 65

$20,000 to $24,999 : 50

$25,000 to $29,999 : 46

$30,000 to $34,999 : 35

$35,000 to $39,999 : 56

$40,000 to $44,999 : 37

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 72

$60,000 to $74,999 : 91

$75,000 to $99,999 : 129

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Total : 1,021


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Occupied : 744

Vacant : 277


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 7

Built 2000 to 2004 : 11

Built 1990 to 1999 : 81

Built 1980 to 1989 : 131

Built 1970 to 1979 : 130

Built 1960 to 1969 : 124

Built 1950 to 1959 : 135

Built 1940 to 1949 : 75

Built 1939 or earlier : 327


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Utility gas : 386

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 285

Electricity : 34

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 26

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 13

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Kiowa County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 37

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 32

$30,000 to $34,999 : 24

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 54

$60,000 to $69,999 : 33

$70,000 to $79,999 : 27

$80,000 to $89,999 : 47

$90,000 to $99,999 : 22

$100,000 to $124,999 : 44

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $174,999 : 53

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 21

$250,000 to $299,999 : 2

$300,000 to $399,999 : 5

$400,000 to $499,999 : 4

$500,000 to $749,999 : 10

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Kiowa 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 : 16

Home equity loan only : 5

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 209

Housing units without a mortgage : 272


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $106,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $88,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $60,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $98,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $81,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $45,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $56,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $53,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Kiowa County, Colorado: 65.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Kiowa 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 1 1 $70,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $70,000
2000        
  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
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $100,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $100,000
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 2 2 $118,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $118,000
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $30,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $30,000
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $161,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $161,400


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Kiowa County, CO): $30,494
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Kiowa County): $52,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Kiowa County, Colorado

Utility Gas: 57.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 34.1%
Electricity: 5.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.2%
Solar Energy: 0.3%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Kiowa County, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Kiowa County): $366
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Kiowa County): $592


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



Health Care Centers Close To Kiowa County, Colorado

Kiowa Home Health Services


     Address: 311 West 12th Street, Eads, Colorado 81036
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 8/5/1975

Prowers Medical Center Home Health


     Address: 206 North Street, Lamar, Colorado 81052
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 3/19/1997

Bent County Nursing Services


     Address: 701 Park Avenue, Las Animas, Colorado 81054
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 10/19/1966

Greeley County Home Health


     Address: 506 Third Street, Tribune, Kansas 67879
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/18/1996

Kit Carson County Memorial Hospital Home Health


     Address: 182 16th St, Burlington, Colorado 80807
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 4/9/1985

Hospitals Close To Kiowa County, Colorado

Keefe Memorial Hospital


     Address: 602 N 6th W St Po Box 578, Cheyenne Wells, Colorado 80810
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Prowers Medical Center


     Address: 401 Kendall Drive, Lamar, Colorado 81052
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Greeley County Health Services


     Address: 506 3rd Street, Tribune, Kansas 67879
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Hamilton County Hospital


     Address: 700 North Huser, Syracuse, Kansas 67878
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Kit Carson County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 286 16th Street, Burlington, Colorado 80807
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Kiowa County, Colorado

Juniper Village At Lamar


     Address: 205 South 10th St, P O Box 191, Lamar, Colorado 81052
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Holly Nursing Care Center


     Address: 320 North 8th Street, Holly, Colorado 81047
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Bent County Healthcare Center


     Address: 810 Third Street, Las Animas, Colorado 81054
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Hamilton County Hospital Ltcu


     Address: 700 North Huser Po Box 909, Syracuse, Kansas 67878
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Grace Manor Care Center


     Address: 465 Fifth Street, Burlington, Colorado 80807
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 31
     Percent Occupied: 84%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Kiowa County, Colorado

Name: Wolf Creek
Address: PO Box 411; Burlington, KS 66839-0411
Distance: 374 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Kiowa County, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 465
    Disabled Workers: 55
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 55
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Kiowa County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 19.28%
  • Bush & Cheney 79.82%
  • Other 0.90%



(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 Kiowa County, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Kiowa County, CO

5.45 % of Kiowa County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,821

Colorado Average 10.77 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

Relocation away from Kiowa County, CO

8.82 % of Kiowa 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 $26,213

Colorado Average 10.03 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Kiowa 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 Kiowa County, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Kiowa County, Colorado


On 05/21/1989, a tornado touched down 3.03 miles from the center of Kiowa County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/19/1970, a tornado touched down 3.34 miles from the center of Kiowa County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/21/1978, a tornado touched down 3.34 miles from the center of Kiowa County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/22/2000, a tornado touched down 5.38 miles from the center of Kiowa County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/31/1996, a tornado touched down 6.01 miles from the center of Kiowa County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Kiowa County, Colorado

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
06/26/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $20K --
05/27/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $75K --
         
Hail        
06/06/1994, 05:30 pm 0 0 -- $500K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/22/1999, 02:52 pm 0 0 $2K --
03/26/1998, 06:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Tornados In Kiowa County, Colorado

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-04-24 5 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2007-04-24 1 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  2007-04-24 4 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2007-04-24 5 25 1 0 0 $1K --
  2007-04-24 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2007-04-24 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2007-04-24 1 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2007-04-24 4 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2007-04-24 1 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  2007-03-28 7 440 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-06-15 1 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-06-15 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-05-12 1 100 1 0 0 -- --
  2004-05-12 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-05-12 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-06-06 1 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-06-01 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-06-01 1 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-06-01 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-06-01 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-06-01 1 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-06-01 2 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-06-07 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-05-31 1 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-05-29 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-05-29 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-05-29 2 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-07-22 3 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-07-22 1 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-05-24 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-06-24 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-06-24 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-07-30 -- 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-07-23 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-06-24 1 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1995-06-07 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1995-06-07 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1995-05-15 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-07 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-07 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-07 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-07 2 200 1 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-07 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1990-06-09 -- 23 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1989-06-29 1 30 1 0 0 -- --
  1989-05-21 1 30 1 0 0 $25K --
  1989-05-21 -- 20 1 0 0 -- --
  1988-05-30 1 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1987-06-24 1 40 1 0 0 -- --
  1987-06-24 1 30 1 0 0 -- --
  1986-05-12 1 30 1 0 0 -- --
  1983-09-04 1 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1983-06-09 1 37 1 0 0 -- --
  1983-06-01 1 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1982-07-09 2 50 1 0 0 $3K --
  1982-06-18 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1982-05-16 1 100 1 0 0 -- --
  1980-03-25 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1980-03-25 -- 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1979-06-16 3 200 2 0 0 $3M --
  1978-07-21 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1978-05-17 1 33 1 0 1 $3K --
  1977-05-30 -- 80 1 0 0 -- --
  1977-05-30 -- 80 1 0 0 -- --
  1975-06-17 1 100 1 0 0 -- --
  1975-06-17 -- 77 1 0 0 -- --
  1975-05-12 11 440 2 0 0 $250K --
  1975-05-12 -- 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1975-05-10 22 440 2 0 0 -- --
  1973-07-24 1 17 1 0 0 -- --
  1967-07-04 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1967-06-11 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1965-05-23 5 67 2 0 0 $25K --
  1958-07-20 -- 33 2 0 5 $25K --
  1958-07-08 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1957-06-30 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1956-10-23 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1955-05-15 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1953-10-20 2 200 2 0 0 $3K --
  1951-06-06 5 217 2 0 1 $25K --
  1915-01-01 1 40 1 0 0 -- --
  1901-12-13 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Kiowa 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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