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Demographics Analysis

The people of Washington 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
(Washington County, Colorado)

Male:

Under 5 years : 116

5 to 9 years : 136

10 to 14 years : 113

15 to 17 years : 139

18 and 19 years : 55

20 years : 23

21 years : 52

22 to 24 years : 59

25 to 29 years : 106

30 to 34 years : 119

35 to 39 years : 163

40 to 44 years : 127

45 to 49 years : 147

50 to 54 years : 207

55 to 59 years : 183

60 and 61 years : 40

62 to 64 years : 80

65 and 66 years : 45

67 to 69 years : 42

70 to 74 years : 100

75 to 79 years : 75

80 to 84 years : 79

85 years and over : 52

Female:

Under 5 years : 117

5 to 9 years : 143

10 to 14 years : 184

15 to 17 years : 114

18 and 19 years : 13

20 years : 42

21 years : 14

22 to 24 years : 83

25 to 29 years : 93

30 to 34 years : 90

35 to 39 years : 160

40 to 44 years : 148

45 to 49 years : 211

50 to 54 years : 158

55 to 59 years : 151

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 57

65 and 66 years : 38

67 to 69 years : 78

70 to 74 years : 80

75 to 79 years : 191

80 to 84 years : 92

85 years and over : 87


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Washington County, Colorado)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,372

Multiple ancestry : 1,761

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 34

Ancestry not reported : 480


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,426

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 17

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 26

Not a U.S. citizen : 178


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Washington County, Colorado)

Total:

Under 5 years : 233

5 to 17 years : 829

18 to 24 years : 341

25 to 34 years : 408

35 to 44 years : 598

45 to 54 years : 723

55 to 59 years : 334

60 and 61 years : 85

62 to 64 years : 137

65 to 74 years : 383

75 years and over : 576

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 177

5 to 17 years : 619

18 to 24 years : 206

25 to 34 years : 257

35 to 44 years : 338

45 to 54 years : 418

55 to 59 years : 227

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 89

65 to 74 years : 227

75 years and over : 336

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 17 years : 173

18 to 24 years : 105

25 to 34 years : 123

35 to 44 years : 178

45 to 54 years : 286

55 to 59 years : 107

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 45

65 to 74 years : 156

75 years and over : 240

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 9

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 5

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

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 37

18 to 24 years : 21

25 to 34 years : 28

35 to 44 years : 77

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 3

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Washington County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,518

Female : 1,429

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 669

Female : 810

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 17

Foreign born:

Male : 71

Female : 133


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Washington County, Colorado)

Born in state of residence : 2,924

Born in other state in the United States : 1,444

Native: born outside the United States : 17

Foreign born : 184


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 497

Now married, except separated : 1,474

Divorced : 160

Separated : 27

Widowed : 169

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 233

Now married, except separated : 927

Divorced : 80

Separated : 7

Widowed : 94

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 14

Now married, except separated : 114

Divorced : 3

Separated : 12

Widowed : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,150

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 60

Speak English less than "very well" : 169

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Washington County, Colorado

  • German: 1,689   (35.4%)
  • Irish: 606   (12.7%)
  • English: 528   (11.1%)
  • Other Groups: 468   (9.8%)
  • United States Or American: 465   (9.7%)
  • Norwegian: 126   (2.6%)
  • Swedish: 116   (2.4%)
  • Scottish: 105   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 91   (1.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 91   (1.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 79   (1.7%)
  • Polish: 61   (1.3%)
  • Danish: 60   (1.3%)
  • Italian: 47   (1.0%)
  • Russian: 38   (0.8%)
  • Czech: 35   (0.7%)
  • European: 31   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 25   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 18   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 14   (0.3%)
  • Yugoslavian: 10   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Bulgarian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 8   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 7   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 6   (0.1%)
  • British: 5   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 5   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 3   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Washington County, Colorado is 4,647



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Washington County, Colorado: 2,258
Female Population in Washington County, Colorado: 2,389


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Washington County, Colorado: 42.2
Median Female Resident Age in Washington County, Colorado: 44.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Colorado is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Washington County, Colorado


White


Both sexes

45.4

Male

43.8

Female

47.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

40.0

Male

42.3

Female

25.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

21.5

Male

24.5

Female

19.5

Asian


Both sexes

26.5

Male

28.0

Female

10.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

66.5

Male

50.5

Female

68.5

Other


Both sexes

25.5

Male

25.5

Female

24.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.8

Male

18.8

Female

18.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.7

Male

26.5

Female

20.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.6

Male

45.3

Female

47.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Washington County, Colorado


  • White: 4,569
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 22
  • Asian: 8
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 11
  • Some Other Race: 12
  • Two or More Races: 25



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.24%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 9   (0.55%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 22   (1.34%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 125   (7.63%)
  • 9th Grade: 44   (2.69%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (1.77%)
  • 11th Grade: 54   (3.3%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 59   (3.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 543   (33.15%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 167   (10.2%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 212   (12.94%)
  • Associate Degree: 125   (7.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 189   (11.54%)
  • Master's Degree: 31   (1.89%)
  • Professional School Degree: 17   (1.04%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.49%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (0.36%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.24%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (1.13%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 79   (4.71%)
  • 9th Grade: 35   (2.09%)
  • 10th Grade: 35   (2.09%)
  • 11th Grade: 43   (2.57%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 39   (2.33%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 572   (34.13%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 214   (12.77%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 285   (17%)
  • Associate Degree: 116   (6.92%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 167   (9.96%)
  • Master's Degree: 51   (3.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (0.48%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.18%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Washington County, Colorado

  • Akron R-1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 429, Akron, CO 80720, Phone: (970) 345-2268, Students: 434 )

  • Otis R-3


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 518 Dungan Street, Otis, CO 80743, Phone: (970) 246-3413, Students: 188 )

  • Lone Star 101


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 44940 County Road 54, Otis, CO 80743, Phone: (970) 848-2778, Students: 121 )

  • Woodlin R-104


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 15400 Co Rd L Box 185, Woodrow, CO 80757, Phone: (970) 386-2223, Students: 114 )

  • Arickaree R-2


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 12155 County Road Nn, Anton, CO 80801, Phone: (970) 383-2202, Students: 104 )

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

  • Akron Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 301 East Fifth Street, Akron, CO 80720, Phone: (970) 345-2266, Students: 290 )

  • Otis Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 518 Dungan Street, Otis, CO 80743, Phone: (970) 246-3366, Students: 102 )

  • Lone Star Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 44940 County Road 54, Otis, CO 80743, Phone: (970) 848-2778, Students: 62 )

  • Woodlin Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 15400 Co Road L Box 185, Woodrow, CO 80757, Phone: (970) 386-2223, Students: 61 )

  • Arickaree Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 12155 County Road Nn, Anton, CO 80801, Phone: (970) 383-2202, Students: 56 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Washington County, Colorado

  • Akron High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 600 Elm, Akron, CO 80720, Phone: (970) 345-2268, Students: 144 )

  • Otis Junior-senior High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 301 Work Street, Otis, CO 80743, Phone: (970) 246-3486, Students: 86 )

  • Lone Star Undivided High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 44940 County Road 54, Otis, CO 80743, Phone: (970) 848-2778, Students: 59 )

  • Woodlin Undivided High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 15400 Co Road L Box 185, Woodrow, CO 80757, Phone: (970) 386-2223, Students: 53 )

  • Arickaree Undivided High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 12155 County Road Nn, Anton, CO 80801, Phone: (970) 383-2202, Students: 48 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Washington County, Colorado

  • Akron Public Library


    302 Main Avenue, Akron, CO 80720

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Washington County, Colorado


  • Afton Historical Society


    3165 St Croix Trail So Po Box 178, Afton, MN 55001
    http://aftonhistoricalmuseum.com/

  • Aircraft Aviation Museum


    3005 Ne Cornell Rd, Hillsboro, OR 97124
    http://www.classicaircraft.org/index.html

  • Alexander Crawford Historical


    216 Pokey Rd, Baileyville, ME 04694
    http://www.mainething.com/alexander/achs.htm

  • Arcola Mills Historic Foundation


    12905 Arcola Trl N, Stillwater, MN 55082
    http://www.arcolamills.org

  • Arkansas Air Museum


    4290 S School Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72701

  • Arkansas Boston Mountains Chapter National Railway Historica


    Po Box 1303, Springdale, AR 72764

  • Arkansas Country Doctor Museum


    Po Box 1004, Lincoln, AR 72744
    http://www.drmuseum.net

  • Arkansas Historical Association


    416 Old Mainuniv Of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701

  • Artist-blacksmiths Association Of North America Inc


    259 Muddy Fork Rd, Jonesborough, TN 37659

  • Artists Cooperative Gallery Of Westerly Inc


    C/o Ardie Harrison 7 Canal Street, Westerly, RI 02891

  • Arts Center Of The Ozarks


    Po Box 725, Springdale, AR 72764

  • Banks Historical Society


    Po Box 206, Banks, OR 97106

  • Barnes Trust For Historic Preservation


    107 W Railroad Ave, Barnes, KS 66933

  • Barre Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 496, Websterville, VT 05678
    http://www.vermonthistoricalsociety.org

  • Barre Museum C/o Aldrich Library


    6 Washington St, Websterville, VT 05678

  • Bartlesville Area History Museum


    401 S Johnstone Ave, Bartlesville, OK 74003
    http://www.bartlesvillehistory.com

  • Beals Historical Society


    Po Box 280, Beals, ME 04611
    http://www.moosabec.org

  • Beaver Creek School Museum


    9702 Beaver Crk, Hagerstown, MD 21740

  • Beaverton Historical Society


    Po Box 1825, Beaverton, OR 97005

  • Beaverton Veterans Memorial Management Corporation


    12500 Sw Allen Blvd Box10, Beaverton, OR 97005

  • Bellevue Valley Historical Society Inc


    Post Office Box 44, Caledonia, MO 63631

  • Belpre Historical Society Inc


    509 Ridge St, Belpre, OH 45714

  • Benjamin Cluff Jr Educational Found Ation


    195 Mojave Heights, Saint George, UT 84770

  • Berlin Historical Society Inc


    108 Shed Rd, Websterville, VT 05678

  • Blacksmith Guild Of Western Maryland Inc


    21118 Mousetown Road, Boonsboro, MD 21713

  • Blair City Parks And Arboretum


    218 South 16th Street, Blair, NE 68008

  • Blair Historic Preservation Alliance


    1834 Grant Street, Blair, NE 68008

  • Block Island Historical Society


    Po Box 79, Block Island, RI 02807

  • Block Island North Light Association


    Po Box 1662, Block Island, RI 02807

  • Boonsboro Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 213, Boonsboro, MD 21713

  • Border Historical Society


    Po Box 95, Eastport, ME 04631

  • Born To Be Wild Nature Center


    45 Vars Lane, Bradford, RI 02808

  • Botanical Garden Society Of The Ozarks Inc


    Po Box 10407, Fayetteville, AR 72703

  • Bradford House


    175 S Main St, Washington, PA 15301
    http://www.washwow.com

  • Bradford House Historical Association


    Po Box 537, Washington, PA 15301

  • Branch 15 Of The Early Day Gas Engine & Tractor Association


    Po Box 23385, Portland, OR 97223

  • Breakwater Preservation Conservancy


    122 Torrey Rd, Kingston, RI 02881

  • Brenham Heritage Museum Inc


    105 S Market St, Brenham, TX 77833

  • Brenham Main St Historical Preservation Inc


    Po Box 2006, Brenham, TX 77833

  • Brown House Museum


    268 N Harris St, Sandersville, GA 31082

  • Brownsville Historical Society


    334 Front St, Houston, PA 15342

  • Burrus Foundation Inc


    1111 E Gamwyn Dr, Greenville, MS 38701

  • Burton Cotton Gin & Museum


    Po Box 98, Burton, TX 77835

  • Burton Heritage Society


    507 N Railroad St, Burton, TX 77835
    http://www.burtonheritagesociety.org

  • C&o Canal Trust


    , Hagerstown, MD 21740

  • Cabot Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 275, Cabot, VT 05647
    http://www.cabothistory.com/

  • California Area Historical Society


    429 Wood St, California, PA 15419

  • Cambridge Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 123, Cambridge, NY 12816

  • Cameron Highlanders Of The Northwest


    10600 Sw Kiowa St, Tualatin, OR 97062

  • Campus Martius Museum


    601 2nd St, Marietta, OH 45750
    http://www.ohiohistory.org/places/campus

  • Cane Hill Restoration Association


    18781 Mockingbird Ln, Canehill, AR 72717

  • Carolina Preservation & Band Society Inc


    Box 487, Carolina, RI 02812

  • Carroll Reece Museum


    East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614

  • Catlin Gabel School


    8825 Sw Barnes Rd, Portland, OR 97225
    http://www.catlin.edu

  • Chappell Hill Historical Society


    9220 Poplar St, Chappell Hill, TX 77426
    http://www.chappellhillmuseum.org

  • Charleroi Area Historical Society


    638 Fallowfield Ave, Charleroi, PA 15022

  • Charles And Ray Eames House Preservation Foundation Inc


    Po Box 452, Websterville, VT 05678

  • Charlestown Historical Society


    Po Box 100, Charlestown, RI 02813

  • Charlotte Historical Society


    9 Annas Drive, Pembroke, ME 04666

  • Cherryfield-narraguagus Historical Society


    Po Box 122, Cherryfield, ME 04622


* There are 348 more museums in Washington County, Colorado not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Washington County, Colorado


Airport


(1) Chenoweth Airport Historical   (2) Colorado Plains Regional Airport   (3) Decker Farms Airport Historical   (4) Gebauer Airport   (5) Morris Airport   (6) Otis Airport Historical   (7) Stansfield Airport Historical  

Building


(1) Akron Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Cope Fire Department   (3) Otis Fire Department   (4) Southwest Washington County Fire Protection Anton Fire Department   (5) Southwest Washington County Fire Protection Last Chance Fire Station   (6) Southwest Washington County Fire Protection Linden Fire Station   (7) Southwest Washington County Fire Protection Woodrow Fire Station   (8) Washington County Ambulance Service   (9) Washington County Justice Center   (10) Washington County Sheriff S Office  

Cemetery


(1) Abbott Cemetery   (2) Akron Cemetery   (3) Burdett Cemetery   (4) Curtis Cemetery   (5) Elba Cemetery   (6) Gebaurer Family Cemetery   (7) Hope Cemetery   (8) Hyde Cemetery   (9) Lee Cemetery   (10) Lindon Cemetery   (11) Otis Cemetery   (12) Saint Joseph S Cemetery   (13) Schlake Cemetery   (14) Swan Cemetery   (15) Thurman Cemetery  

Church


(1) Abbot Church   (2) Anton Bethel Union Church  

Civil


(1) Akron Division   (2) Cope Division   (3) Otis Division   (4) Town Of Akron   (5) Town Of Otis   (6) Washington County   (7) Woodlin Division  

Dam


(1) Akron Dam   (2) Akron-washington Company Recreation Dam  

Lake


(1) Deering Lake   (2) Haverland Pond  

Locale


(1) Arapahoe Pumping Station   (2) Baker Farm   (3) Calhoun Ranch   (4) Causey Farms   (5) Donald Ranch   (6) Flattops Ranch   (7) Payne Hill   (8) Price Ranch   (9) Red Willow Community Center   (10) Ward Ranch   (11) Washington County Landfill  

Mine


(1) Schoenecker Pit   (2) Washington Granite Quarry  

Oilfield


(1) Belle Oil Field   (2) Big Beaver Oil Field   (3) East Akron Oil Field   (4) Hyde Oil Field   (5) Kejr Oil Field   (6) Lindon Oil Field   (7) Little Beaver Oil Field   (8) Middlemist Oil Field   (9) North Rago Oil Field   (10) Plumb Bush Creek Oil Field   (11) Rago Oil Field   (12) Ramp Oil Field   (13) Redwing Oil Field   (14) Roderick Oil Field   (15) Sand River Oil Field   (16) West Fork Oil Field   (17) West Xenia Oil Field   (18) Xenia Oil Field  

Populated Place


(1) Akron   (2) Anton   (3) Arickaree   (4) Burdett   (5) Calhoun   (6) Cope   (7) De Nova Historical   (8) Elba   (9) Hyde   (10) Last Chance   (11) Lindon   (12) Lone Star   (13) Otis   (14) Platner   (15) Rago   (16) Thurman   (17) Wiladel   (18) Woodrow   (19) Xenia  

Post Office


(1) Akron Post Office   (2) Anton Post Office   (3) Lindon Post Office   (4) Otis Post Office   (5) Woodrow Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Akron Reservoir   (2) Akron-washington Company Recreation Reservoir  

School


(1) Arickaree Undivided High School   (2) Eagle Point School   (3) Woodlin Undivided High School  

Stream


(1) Antelope Creek   (2) Brunker Creek   (3) East Fork Plumb Bush Creek   (4) Gordon Creek   (5) Hell Creek   (6) Jack Creek   (7) North Fork Arikaree River   (8) Plum Bush Creek   (9) Red Willow Creek   (10) Sand Creek   (11) Vega Creek   (12) West Fork Plum Bush Creek   (13) Wetzel Creek  

Summit


(1) Fremont Butte  

Valley


(1) Dry Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Washington County, Colorado

80720 (pop. 2,731) 80743 (pop. 1,080) 80757 (pop. 263)
80812 (pop. 230) 80801 (pop. 155) 80740 (pop. 107)


Counties Nearby Washington County, Colorado

Yuma County, CO  (pop. 9,630) 35.1 Miles
Morgan County, CO  (pop. 28,429) 36.7 Miles
Logan County, CO  (pop. 22,597) 40.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Washington County, Colorado

970



Elevation in Washington County, Colorado is 4,600.0 ft. (1,402.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Washington County, Colorado

Lat: 40.082191 N        Long: -103.143089 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 62   (3.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 51   (2.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 75   (3.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 160   (8.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 182   (9.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 415   (21.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 420   (21.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 234   (11.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 53   (2.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 96   (4.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 40   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 9   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 87   (4.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 80   (4.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Washington County, Colorado)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,642

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 249

In 3-person carpool : 44

In 4-person carpool : 8

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 2

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 6

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 21

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 271

Other means : 15

Worked at home : 147


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Washington County, Colorado)

Less than 5 minutes : 503

5 to 9 minutes : 360

10 to 14 minutes : 233

15 to 19 minutes : 273

20 to 24 minutes : 173

25 to 29 minutes : 79

30 to 34 minutes : 178

35 to 39 minutes : 99

40 to 44 minutes : 89

45 to 59 minutes : 146

60 to 89 minutes : 59

90 or more minutes : 66


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 721

No Social Security income : 1,417


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 277

No retirement income : 1,861


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Washington County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 47

$10,000 to $14,999 : 67

$15,000 to $19,999 : 37

$20,000 to $24,999 : 124

$25,000 to $29,999 : 109

$30,000 to $34,999 : 77

$35,000 to $39,999 : 97

$40,000 to $44,999 : 103

$45,000 to $49,999 : 91

$50,000 to $59,999 : 171

$60,000 to $74,999 : 149

$75,000 to $99,999 : 158

$100,000 to $124,999 : 69

$125,000 to $149,999 : 67

$150,000 to $199,999 : 44

$200,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $48,438


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Washington County, Colorado

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 506  (37.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 56  (4.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 162  (12.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 101  (7.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 258  (19.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 388  (38.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 210  (20.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 315  (30.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 23  (2.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Washington County, Colorado

Employed: 2,823
Unemployed: 102



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

Ground Water

 
Fresh 58.59 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 58.59 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 5.65 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 5.65 Mgal/d





There are 602 Farms In Washington County, Colorado


(updated 2008)



Banks In Washington County, Colorado

Northstar Bank Of Colorado - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 21

The Farmers State Bank Of Brush - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $105.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

Bank Of Colorado - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 38

Equitable Savings And Loan Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $170.4k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Washington County, Colorado

  • Colorado Plains Regional


    (about 7.7 miles in Akron, Colorado; Airport Code: AKO)

  • Akron Washington County


    (about 7.7 miles in Akron, Colorado; Airport Code: AKO)

  • Sterling Municipal


    (about 37.4 miles in Sterling, Colorado; Airport Code: STK)

  • Crosson Field


    (about 37.5 miles in Sterling, Colorado; Airport Code: STK)

  • Limon Municipal


    (about 62.4 miles in Limon, Colorado; Airport Code: LIC)

  • Sidney Municipal/Lloyd W. Carr Field


    (about 70.8 miles in Sidney, Nebraska; Airport Code: SNY)

  • Kit Carson County


    (about 73.8 miles in Burlington, Colorado; Airport Code: RQX)

  • Front Range


    (about 77.0 miles in Watkins, Colorado; Airport Code: FTG)

  • Kimball Municipal/Robert E. Arraj Field


    (about 81.4 miles in Kimball, Nebraska; Airport Code: XWO)

  • Weld County Municipal


    (about 81.9 miles in Garden City, Colorado; Airport Code: RYE)

  • Denver International


    (about 82.4 miles in Aurora, Colorado; Airport Code: DEN)

  • Imperial Municipal


    (about 85.6 miles in Imperial, Nebraska; Airport Code: IML)

  • Buckley Air National Guard Base


    (about 89.2 miles in Aurora, Colorado; Airport Code: BFK)

  • Buckley AFB


    (about 89.2 miles in Aurora, Colorado; Airport Code: BFK)

  • Renner Field


    (about 91.1 miles in Goodland, Kansas; Airport Code: GLD)

  • Stapleton International


    (about 94.4 miles in Denver, Colorado; Airport Code: DEN)

  • Arapahoe County


    (about 97.1 miles in Centennial, Colorado; Airport Code: APA)

  • Centennial


    (about 97.1 miles in Centennial, Colorado; Airport Code: APA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Washington County, Colorado

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

63.12%

Carpooled

11.25%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.09%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.43%

Walked

9.26%

Other Means

0.47%

Worked At Home

15.38%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,232

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 81

Female householder, no husband present : 106

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 645

Householder not living alone : 74


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 56

Female householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and male partner : 13

All other households : 2,067


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Washington County, Colorado)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 942

Renter-occupied housing units : 290

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 27

Renter-occupied housing units : 54

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 64

Renter-occupied housing units : 42

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 446

Renter-occupied housing units : 273


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Washington County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 133

$10,000 to $14,999 : 190

$15,000 to $19,999 : 117

$20,000 to $24,999 : 216

$25,000 to $29,999 : 161

$30,000 to $34,999 : 138

$35,000 to $39,999 : 149

$40,000 to $44,999 : 147

$45,000 to $49,999 : 133

$50,000 to $59,999 : 202

$60,000 to $74,999 : 180

$75,000 to $99,999 : 175

$100,000 to $124,999 : 71

$125,000 to $149,999 : 67

$150,000 to $199,999 : 46

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Washington County, Colorado)

Total : 2,480


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Washington County, Colorado)

Occupied : 2,138

Vacant : 342


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Washington County, Colorado)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Washington County, Colorado)

Built 2005 or later : 19

Built 2000 to 2004 : 62

Built 1990 to 1999 : 135

Built 1980 to 1989 : 269

Built 1970 to 1979 : 343

Built 1960 to 1969 : 254

Built 1950 to 1959 : 393

Built 1940 to 1949 : 217

Built 1939 or earlier : 788


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Washington County, Colorado)

Utility gas : 847

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 746

Electricity : 373

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 12

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 117

Solar energy : 6

Other fuel : 30

No fuel used : 7


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Washington County, Colorado)

Less than $10,000 : 32

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$15,000 to $19,999 : 22

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 33

$30,000 to $34,999 : 57

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $49,999 : 69

$50,000 to $59,999 : 96

$60,000 to $69,999 : 92

$70,000 to $79,999 : 90

$80,000 to $89,999 : 118

$90,000 to $99,999 : 75

$100,000 to $124,999 : 148

$125,000 to $149,999 : 127

$150,000 to $174,999 : 153

$175,000 to $199,999 : 42

$200,000 to $249,999 : 84

$250,000 to $299,999 : 45

$300,000 to $399,999 : 74

$400,000 to $499,999 : 32

$500,000 to $749,999 : 26

$750,000 to $999,999 : 2

$1,000,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Washington 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 : 59

Home equity loan only : 49

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 649

Housing units without a mortgage : 722


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $157,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $190,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $140,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $113,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $106,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $105,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $87,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $73,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $95,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Washington County, Colorado: 65.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Colorado: 63.9%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Washington 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 8 8 $713,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $713,900
2000        
  Single Family 16 16 $1,268,569
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $1,268,569
2001        
  Single Family 10 10 $912,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $912,000
2002        
  Single Family 15 15 $1,356,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $1,356,700
2003        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,796,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,796,000
2004        
  Single Family 4 4 $772,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $772,000
2005        
  Single Family 6 6 $478,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $478,500
2006        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,464,885
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $1,464,885


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington County, CO): $32,431
Median Household Income In 2000 (Colorado): $47,203


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington County): $76,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Colorado): $160,100


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Washington County, Colorado

Utility Gas: 40.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 39.8%
Electricity: 15.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.4%
Wood: 2.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Washington County, Colorado

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 86.96%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 13.04%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington County): $341
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Colorado): $671
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Washington 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 Washington County, Colorado are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Washington County, Colorado

Yuma District Hospital Home Health Care


     Address: 1000 West 8th Avenue, Yuma, Colorado 80759
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 1/8/1987

Colorado Plains Medical Center Home Care


     Address: 1006 Lake Street, Fort Morgan, Colorado 80701
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/25/1992

Northeast Plains Home Health Care Llc


     Address: 228 S 3rd Street #3, Sterling, Colorado 80751
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/30/2006

Sterling Medcare Home Health Inc


     Address: 614 S 10th Ave, Sterling, Colorado 80751
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/29/1996

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 Washington County, Colorado

Wray Community District Hospital


     Address: 1017 W 7th St, Wray, Colorado 80758
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Yuma District Hospital


     Address: 1000 West 8th Avenue, Yuma, Colorado 80759
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Colorado Plains Medical Center


     Address: 1000 Lincoln St, Fort Morgan, Colorado 80701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

East Morgan County Hospital District


     Address: 2400 W Edison St, Brush, Colorado 80723
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sterling Regional Medcenter


     Address: 615 Fairhurst St, Sterling, Colorado 80751
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Washington County, Colorado

Washington County Nursing Home


     Address: 465 Main Street, Akron, Colorado 80720
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 26
     Percent Occupied: 76%

Yuma Life Care Center


     Address: 323 West 9th Avenue, Yuma, Colorado 80759
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Hillcrest Care Center


     Address: 360 Canyon Ridge Drive, Wray, Colorado 80758
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Cedardale Health Care Centre Inc


     Address: 720 Clay Street, Wray, Colorado 80758
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 21
     Percent Occupied: 64%

Eben Ezer Lutheran Care Center


     Address: 122 Hospital Road, Brush, Colorado 80723
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 80%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Washington County, Colorado

Name: Fort Calhoun
Address: PO Box 399; Fort Calhoun, NE 68023-0399
Distance: 384 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Washington County, Colorado

    Retired Workers: 605
    Disabled Workers: 80
    Widowers Workers: 155
    Spouses Workers: 100
    Children Workers: 40


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Washington County, Colorado


Charges


Regular Highways: $67,000
Natural Resources - Other: $9,000
Solid Waste Management: $113,000
All Other: $3,611,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Health & Hospitals: $13,000


State Intergovernmental


Highways: $2,871,000
Public Welfare: $625,000
All Other: $153,000


Local Intergovernmental


Education: $78,000
Housing & Community Development: $45,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $2,735,000
Financial Administration: $640,000
Fire Protection: $202,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $416,000
Central Staff Services: $497,000
Health Services - Other: $75,000
Own Hospitals: $52,000
Regular Highways: $2,471,000
Housing & Community Development: $183,000
Natural Resources - Other: $263,000
Police Protection: $625,000
Solid Waste Management: $96,000
General - Other: $240,000


Other Capital Outlay


Financial Administration: $296,000
Regular Highways: $1,215,000


General


Interest On Debt: $395,000



Ssistance And Subsidies Public Welfare, Federal : $753,000
Otal Salaries & Wages: $4,487,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $108,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,294,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $8,691,000


Tax


Property: $2,953,000
Motor Vehicle License: $25,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $9,000
Interest Earnings: $76,000
Fines & Forfeits: $5,000
General Revenue, Nec: $341,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $1,422,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,877,000


(updated 2006)



Washington County, Colorado Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 17.98%
  • Bush & Cheney 81.03%
  • Other 0.98%



(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 Washington County, Colorado citizens.

Relocation to Washington County, CO

8.06 % of Washington County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,206

Colorado Average 10.77 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Morgan County , CO 1.15 % ($32,111 AGI )
  • Logan County , CO 0.83 % ($22,462 AGI )
  • Yuma County , CO 0.70 % ($34,636 AGI )

Relocation away from Washington County, CO

8.06 % of Washington County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,262

Colorado Average 10.03 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Logan County , CO 1.22 % ($29,000 AGI )
  • Yuma County , CO 0.90 % ($-214 AGI )
  • Morgan County , CO 0.83 % ($33,615 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 Washington County, Colorado is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Washington County, Colorado


On 05/17/2000, a tornado touched down 2.28 miles from the center of Washington County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/29/1991, a tornado touched down 3.01 miles from the center of Washington County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 06/04/2004, a tornado touched down 3.81 miles from the center of Washington County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 06/14/1990, a tornado touched down 4.46 miles from the center of Washington County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/05/1969, a tornado touched down 4.47 miles from the center of Washington County, Colorado. The tornado was rated a category 0 (with large hail and heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.



Storms In Washington County, Colorado

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/27/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
08/04/2004, 09:00 pm 0 3 -- --
08/28/2002, 07:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
08/24/2002, 07:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Hail        
05/22/1998, 03:35 pm 0 2 $2M $1M
06/24/1996, 06:00 am 0 0 $30K $1M
         
Lightning        
06/02/2005, 05:00 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/20/2004, 03:50 pm 0 0 -- $2K
07/11/1994, 06:32 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/21/2000, 05:48 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/11/1994, 09:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/18/1994, 08:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
         



Tornados In Washington County, Colorado

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2007-05-03 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2005-06-12 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2005-05-24 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2005-05-24 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-06-09 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2004-06-04 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-06-20 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-08 -- 50 1 0 0 -- --
  2001-07-09 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-07-09 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-06-07 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-07-20 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-07-12 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-17 -- 50 1 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-17 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-17 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-17 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-17 -- 50 1 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-17 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-17 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-17 -- 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-17 -- 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1999-05-31 -- 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1997-06-25 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-06-22 -- 50 1 0 0 $35K --
  1996-08-01 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-08-01 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-07-25 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-05-30 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-05-30 1 1,320 3 0 0 $300K --
  1994-08-12 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1994-04-25 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1992-06-27 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1991-06-22 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1991-06-22 -- 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  1991-06-01 6 100 1 0 0 -- --
  1991-05-31 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1991-05-29 7 27 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1991-05-29 14 50 1 0 0 -- --
  1990-06-14 2 80 1 0 0 -- --
  1990-06-14 7 100 2 0 0 $250K --
  1989-06-25 1 30 1 0 0 -- --
  1989-06-24 1 23 1 0 0 -- --
  1988-07-08 1 13 -- 0 0 -- --
  1982-08-13 2 70 1 0 0 $3K --
  1982-05-29 2 100 2 0 0 -- --
  1981-06-13 1 40 1 0 0 $25K --
  1979-07-16 2 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1978-08-14 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1975-05-10 8 440 3 0 0 $25K --
  1973-09-25 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1972-07-06 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1971-07-15 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1971-05-25 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1969-07-05 -- 33 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1967-09-10 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1967-06-06 -- 33 1 0 4 $3K --
  1966-07-26 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1965-06-30 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1962-07-28 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1958-07-20 -- 33 2 0 0 $3K --
  1957-05-30 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1952-06-25 7 33 2 0 0 $250K --
  1917-01-01 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Washington County, Colorado directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Colorado

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
8,381 9,125 11,369 9,961 6,950 10,980 14,666 15,240 16,098 16,471


(updated 2014)



Jails in Washington County, Colorado


  • Washington County Jail


    26861 Highway 34, Akron, CO 80720
    Confined: 194
    Avg. Population: 185


(updated 2006)



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