Arriba, Colorado

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Population in 2013: 188 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -23.0%
Males: 85  (45.7%)
Females: 103  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  48.0 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 80804.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,170 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Arriba:

$38,170
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,467 (it was $13,370 in 2000)

Arriba town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $61,092 (it was $53,500 in 2000)
Arriba:

$61,092
CO:

$240,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $620.

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  • Races in Arriba, CO (2010)

    Arriba races chart
    • 17188.6%White alone
    • 126.2%Hispanic
    • 63.1%Two or more races
    • 31.6%Asian alone
    • 10.5%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Arriba: 90.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.2%), Irish (12.7%), United States (9.2%), English (5.8%), Italian (4.6%), Swedish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 8/29/1918

Elevation: 5235 feet

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 403 people per square mile   (low).

Arriba,CO real estate house value index trend

Arriba, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Arriba:

  • High school or higher: 83.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Arriba town:

  • Never married: 25.1%
  • Now married: 50.5%
  • Separated: 4.8%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.6%
Colorado:

9.5%



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Arriba, Colorado as of September 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Arriba to the number of sex offenders is 97 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $465 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $195 (0.5%)

Arriba satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South Aurora, CO (85.9 miles , pop. 297,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (576.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Flagler, CO (3.4 miles ), Genoa, CO (3.5 miles ), Hugo, CO (3.8 miles ), Seibert, CO (4.7 miles) , Limon, CO (4.7 miles ), Vona, CO (5.3 miles) , Linden, CO (6.0 miles ), Stratton, CO (6.0 miles ).

Latitude: 39.29 N, Longitude: 103.28 W

Area code: 719

Arriba household income distribution Arriba home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.6%
Colorado:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +27 (+12.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Public administration (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (36%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Arriba, Colorado

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Tornado activity:

Arriba-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Arriba town center caused $4 million in damages.

On 6/6/1990, a category F3 tornado 21.7 miles away from the town center injured 14 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Arriba-area historical earthquake activity is below Colorado state average. It is 26% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 246.2 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 182.7 miles away from Arriba 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 176.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 165.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from Arriba center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 636.1 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Arriba topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Arriba:

  • LINCOLN COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; HUGO, CO)
  • LINCOLN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL/NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; HUGO, CO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arriba:

  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 87 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; Full-time enrollment: 8,700)
  • Community College of Aurora (about 87 miles; Aurora, CO; FT enrollment: 4,730)
  • Jones International University (about 88 miles; Centennial, CO; FT enrollment: 2,556)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 88 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 88 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)
  • Colorado College (about 89 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • United States Air Force Academy (about 89 miles; USAFA, CO; FT enrollment: 5,088)

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Lincoln 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: 21.1%
(18.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 71.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.0 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  48.4%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.2%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Arriba compared to Colorado state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Colorado average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Arriba town (based on Lincoln County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9406
Evangelical Protestant70414
Catholic4442
Other2103
None3,169-
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: 2
Lincoln County:

3.77 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Lincoln County:

13.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

13.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.1%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

22.0%
Colorado:

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

4.7%
State:

9.6%
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
Other Government Administration 1$57,564$690,7681$22,140
Totals for Government 1$57,564$690,7681$22,140

7.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,927 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.62%
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  0.93% ($34,000 average AGI)
from Adams County, CO  0.68% ($36,000)


8.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,021 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.75%
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 Weld County, CO  0.67% ($21,364 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Arriba:

  • 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.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KNRC (1150 AM; 10 kW; ENGLEWOOD, CO; Owner: NRC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KRKS (990 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arriba:

  • KAVD (103.1 FM; LIMON, CO; Owner: THE MEADOWLARK GROUP, INC.)
  • KBRU-FM (101.7 FM; FORT MORGAN, CO; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • K220IK (91.9 FM; LIMON, CO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Arriba:

  • K63AJ (Channel 63; FLAGLER-SEIBERT, CO; Owner: KIT CARSON COUNTY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • 8,891Total average daily traffic
  • 2,549Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1 Blk N Main St (Lat: 39.285833 Lon: -103.270778), Call Sign: KVX545
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.805 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/03/1998, Expiration Date: 08/03/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/09/2002
    Registrant: Peterson Farms, 1023 Main Ave, Flagler, CO 80805, Phone: (719) 765-4397
  • 6 Mi N 3 E 1 N (Lat: 39.390556 Lon: -103.209389), Call Sign: KTU824, Licensee ID: L00569264
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.7800 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/13/2002, Expiration Date: 09/22/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2012
    Registrant: Dean Saffer, Arriba, CO 80804

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • ARRIBA, Cr 41, N Of Cr 3j (Arriba/I-70 #9009) (Lat: 39.314333 Lon: -103.306583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 69.2 m, Overall height: 71.6 m, Call Sign: WPNA585
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6755.00 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6815.00 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6385.02 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/06/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • ARRIBA, Ne 1/4 Of Ne 1/4 Of Section 34 Range 53 W (Lat: 39.314444 Lon: -103.306667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67 m, Overall height: 68.5 m, Call Sign: WPQX971, Licensee ID: L00097088
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/2010, Expiration Date: 11/17/2020, Certifier: Jeff D Selman
    Registrant: Tri State Generation & Transmission Association Inc
  • Arriba, North Of (Lat: 39.323278 Lon: -103.510583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 106.6 m, Call Sign: WQJE609
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/12/2008, Expiration Date: 06/02/2018, Certifier: Francis J Dirico
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8678, Fax: (703) 584-8694, Email:
  • ARRIBA, 55278 County Rd 63 (Lat: 39.306722 Lon: -103.266528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQMQ320
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/20/2020, Certifier: Jeff Kisner
    Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, 1300 North 17th Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (703) 812-0442, Fax: (703) 812-0486, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 24YH , Serial Number: 782-75, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 10/11/1974
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Bernard L Koch, 44010 County Road 3h, Arriba, CO 80804, Other Owners: Ruthanne D Koch
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T188C (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4509J , Serial Number: T18803741T, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 03/08/1988
    Registrant (Individual): Darrel A Lehrkamp, Po Box 100, Arriba, CO 80804
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-402A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SERIES (500 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 5192F , Serial Number: 402A-1093, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/1999
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Bernard L Koch, 44010 County Road 3h, Arriba, CO 80804, Other Owners: Ruthanne D Koch
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76995 , Serial Number: 11441, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/24/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald D Brent, 41553 County Road 3r, Arriba, CO 80804

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Arriba, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William465.0 years
Emma388.3 years
Harry377.3 years
Harvey379.7 years
Fred387.3 years
John381.0 years
Mary371.4 years
Charles277.5 years
Elton268.0 years
Albert285.0 years
Most common last names in Arriba, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis679.1 years
Jaques574.6 years
Schifferns472.0 years
Whittiker374.7 years
Magerfleisch383.0 years
Kemp383.4 years
Buhring372.3 years
Borden379.3 years
Miller378.4 years
Phillips372.7 years

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  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Secondary school teachers"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Gasoline stations"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations:"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most bridges per 100,000 population"
  • #96 (80804) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Canadian first ancestries"
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