For population 25 years and over in Bennett:
For population 15 years and over in Bennett town:
58 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,240 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Aurora, CO (20.6 miles , pop. 276,393).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (604.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Strasburg, CO (2.3 miles ), East Arapahoe, CO (2.3 miles) , Watkins, CO (3.1 miles ), East Adams, CO (3.2 miles) , Brick Center, CO (3.4 miles) , Byers, CO (3.4 miles ), Comanche Creek, CO (3.4 miles ), Aetna Estates, CO (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.75 N, Longitude: 104.43 W
Area code: 303
Population change in the 1990s: +245 (+13.8%).
Work and jobs in Bennett: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bennett, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bennett-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 127% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/12/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Bennett town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 5/18/1975, a category F3 tornado 14.9 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Bennett-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 38.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/23/1995 at 06:51:48, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.3 miles away from Bennett center
On 1/18/1997 at 22:04:39, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MB, 2.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/2001 at 19:22:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/12/1990 at 21:38:57, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from Bennett center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Adams County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Bennett:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 6.35. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bennett and their reported violations in the past:BENNETT TOWN OF (Population served: 2400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bennett that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.5%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 30.6% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Bennett compared to Colorado state average:
Banks with branches in Bennett (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Neighborhoods in Bennett:(Bennett, Colorado Neighborhood Map)
Religion statistics for Bennett town (based on Adams County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.35%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 49
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 104
Number of full-service restaurants: 196
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Bennett government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
11.55% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,654 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($135 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,973 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($126 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Bennett fatal accident list:
Oct 20, 2007 00:57 AM, Us-36, Lat: 39.750647, Lon: -104.415214, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Feb 12, 2005 12:15 AM, Sr-34, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 14, 2000 06:20 PM, Sr-79, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total costs: $1,734,000
Total average daily traffic: 21,400
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,708
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Bennett, CO)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bennett)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Bennett)
FAA Registered Aircraft:18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 23 patent applications in 2008-2014.