Aguilar, Colorado

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Population in 2014: 479 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.2%
 
Males: 253  (52.9%)
Females: 226  (47.1%)
Median resident age:  53.3 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 81020.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,887 (it was $23,750 in 2000)
Aguilar:

$30,887
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,945 (it was $11,249 in 2000)

Aguilar town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $78,707 (it was $57,300 in 2000)
Aguilar:

$78,707
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $91,844; Detached houses: $85,949; Mobile homes: $90,971

Median gross rent in 2013: $607.

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  • Races in Aguilar, CO (2010)

    Aguilar races chart
    • 26950.0%White alone
    • 24846.1%Hispanic
    • 101.9%Two or more races
    • 91.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%Other race alone

Races in Aguilar detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Aguilar: 90.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (22.8%), German (12.7%), Irish (7.6%), Dutch (6.3%), English (6.3%), United States (3.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 1/10/1894

Elevation: 6380 feet

Land area: 0.39 square miles.

Population density: 1,219 people per square mile   (low).

Aguilar,CO real estate house value index trend

Aguilar, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Aguilar:

  • High school or higher: 74.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Aguilar town:

  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 14.7%

13 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 1.0% Europe).

This town:

2.5%
Colorado:

9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $398 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $243 (0.4%)

Aguilar satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (59.8 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (101.3 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (496.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Lynn, CO (1.3 miles) , El Moro, CO (4.0 miles ), Walsenburg, CO (4.1 miles ), Hoehne, CO (4.2 miles) , Cokedale, CO (4.2 miles) , Trinidad, CO (4.2 miles ), Jansen, CO (4.3 miles) , Valdez, CO (4.4 miles) .

Latitude: 37.40 N, Longitude: 104.65 W

Area code: 719

Aguilar household income distribution Aguilar home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +67 (+12.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Utilities (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (26%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (2%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (28%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Aguilar: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Aguilar, Colorado

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Earthquake activity:

Aguilar-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 34.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 26.8 miles away from Aguilar center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/2004 at 12:09:56, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 39.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/1/2004 at 06:50:47, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 44.2 miles away from Aguilar center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 32.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Las Animas County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Aguilar topographic map

Amtrak station near Aguilar:

  • 18 miles: TRINIDAD (PINE ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Aguilar:

  • Pueblo Community College (about 60 miles; Pueblo, CO; Full-time enrollment: 5,329)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 63 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)
  • Adams State University (about 68 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 95 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • Colorado College (about 101 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 104 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 104 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)

Public high school in Aguilar:

Public elementary/middle school in Aguilar:

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Library in Aguilar:

  • AGUILAR PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,800; Location: 146 W. MAIN STREET; 8,000 books; 300 audio materials; 3 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Spanish Peaks Volunteer Fire Department Aguilar Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Las Animas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.5%
(35.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 66.7% for American Indian residents, 13.1% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.2%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.3%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.3% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Colorado average:

11.4

Aguilar travel time to work - commute Aguilar mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Aguilar town (based on Las Animas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,1964
Evangelical Protestant1,34313
Mainline Protestant2583
Other322
None1,678-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Las Animas County:

3.14 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Las Animas County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Las Animas County:

3.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

11.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.6%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Las Animas County:

20.7%
Colorado:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.3%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.2%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Aguilar:

44.6%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Aguilar:

29.1
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Aguilar:

21.6%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.8%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Aguilar:

6.9
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.4%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Aguilar:

51.7%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Aguilar:

77.1%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Aguilar, CO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$24,269$145,6141$850
Judicial and Legal 1$50$6000$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,730$32,7600$0
Streets and Highways 4$30,081$90,2430$0
Sewerage 2$49,952$299,7120$0
Local Libraries 1$500$6,0000$0
Totals for Government 11$107,582$117,3621$850

Aguilar government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $243,000 ($507.31)
    Water Utilities: $170,000 ($354.91)
    Financial Administration: $73,000 ($152.40)
    Police Protection: $45,000 ($93.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($25.05)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($12.53)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($10.44)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($8.35)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $54,000 ($112.73)
    Benefit Payments: $1,000 ($2.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $103,000 ($215.03)

Aguilar government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $60,000 ($125.26)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $1,000 ($2.09)
    From Other Government: $1,000 ($2.09)
    Interest Revenue: $1,000 ($2.09)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $25,000 ($52.19)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $287,000 ($599.16)
    Water Utilities: $244,000 ($509.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $24,000 ($50.10)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($41.75)
  • Tax - Property: $18,000 ($37.58)
    Motor Vehicle License: $6,000 ($12.53)

Aguilar government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $838,000 ($1749.48)

5.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,628 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
Colorado average:

9.68%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from El Paso County, CO  0.49% ($21,040 average AGI)
from Pueblo County, CO  0.41% ($27,048)
from Colfax County, NM  0.26% ($42,462)


7.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,842 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.44%
Colorado average:

9.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pueblo County, CO  1.10% ($27,737 average AGI)
to El Paso County, CO  0.50% ($35,308)
to Denver County, CO  0.33% ($39,647)

Strongest AM radio stations in Aguilar:

  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KGHF (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KFEL (970 AM; 3 kW; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: WELLSPRING HARVEST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Aguilar:

  • KDZA-FM (107.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCRT-FM (92.5 FM; TRINIDAD, CO; Owner: PHILLIPS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K203AT (88.5 FM; WESTCLIFFE, ETC., CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • K207BN (89.3 FM; TRINIDAD, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KBKZ (96.5 FM; RATON, NM; Owner: PHILLIPS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSPK (102.3 FM; WALSENBURG, CO; Owner: MAINSTREET BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • KRTN-FM (93.9 FM; RATON, NM; Owner: RATON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Aguilar:

  • K02AC (Channel 2; AGUILAR, CO; Owner: AGUILAR TELEVISION CLUB)
  • K07AG (Channel 7; AGUILAR, CO; Owner: AGUILAR TELEVISION CLUB)
  • K09AH (Channel 9; AGUILAR, CO; Owner: AGUILAR TELEVISION CLUB)
  • K04KB (Channel 4; AGUILAR, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $289,000Total costs
  • 1,337Total average daily traffic
  • 61Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,129Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Aguilar)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: N0OEF, Licensee ID: L00365179, Grant Date: 06/07/2001, Expiration Date: 06/11/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/12/2013, Certifier: Ronald C Julian, Registrant: Ronald C Julian, 419 San Luis 605, Aguilar, CO 81020
  • Call Sign: W5TDU, Licensee ID: L00323775, Grant Date: 03/11/2011, Expiration Date: 03/19/2021, Registrant: Arvin E Lyon, 28764 Cr 41.4, Aguilar, CO 81020
  • Call Sign: KD5YWA, Licensee ID: L00728414, Grant Date: 05/17/2013, Expiration Date: 08/11/2023, Certifier: Jessica J Pepper, Registrant: Jessica J Pepper, Aguilar, CO 81020
  • Call Sign: W0MFR, Previous Call Sign: W6MFR, Licensee ID: L00978970, Grant Date: 06/25/2015, Expiration Date: 03/08/2025, Certifier: Michael F Rost, Registrant: Michael F Rost, 23600 Spirit Mountain Dr Box 512, Aguilar, CO 81020

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • MALINCHAK LOUIS, 28111 54.2, Aguilar, CO 81020
    Certificate: 04-0263 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 02/04/2004, Expiration Date: 02/03/2005

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CROSBY JOSEPH E TITAN TORNADO (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 22947 , Serial Number: T93503SOHK0078, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 08/15/1994
    Registrant (Individual): Aaron P Ohara, Po Box 86, Aguilar, CO 81020
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2908K , Serial Number: 5635, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Carl A Sciacca, 25705 County Road 45.4, Aguilar, CO 81020
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 99753 , Serial Number: 2376, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/1955
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Michael F Trustee Rost, 23600 Spirit Mountain Dr, Aguilar, CO 81020, Other Owners: Lisa A Trustee Rost

Drinking water stations with addresses in Aguilar and their reported violations in the past:

AGUILAR TOWN OF (Population served: 648, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-20-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-22-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-22-2010), St Public Notif received (APR-18-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-19-2010)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 15 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Aguilar

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Aguilar, CO
Most common first names in Aguilar, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1877.1 years
Mary1581.4 years
Frank1077.1 years
Joe974.9 years
Pete980.4 years
George876.4 years
Joseph881.3 years
Jose782.2 years
Mike781.0 years
Charles579.6 years
Most common last names in Aguilar, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1283.2 years
Vigil1274.2 years
Avila872.9 years
Gonzales772.9 years
Martinez776.8 years
Lucero680.6 years
Borrego572.4 years
Dosen582.4 years
Marquez572.6 years
Paulovich573.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Wood (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Aguilar compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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