Black Forest, Colorado

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Population in 2010: 13,116.
Population change since 2000: -1.0%
Males: 6,253  (47.7%)
Females: 6,863  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

48.1 years
Colorado median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 80106, 80908, 80921.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $107,571 (it was $77,085 in 2000)
Black Forest:

$107,571
CO:

$69,117

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $44,562 (it was $30,786 in 2000)

Black Forest CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $447,588 (it was $236,300 in 2000)
Black Forest:

$447,588
CO:

$348,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $306,088; detached houses: $323,366; townhouses or other attached units: $218,823; in 2-unit structures: $453,539; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $187,784; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $132,271; mobile homes: $56,276; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $49,095

Median gross rent in 2017: $2,356.

March 2019 cost of living index in Black Forest: 97.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.1%
(3.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.0% for other race residents, 3.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Black Forest, CO (2017)
    • 12,13785.5%White alone
    • 9656.8%Hispanic
    • 7385.2%Two or more races
    • 940.7%Asian alone
    • 650.5%American Indian alone
    • 520.4%Black alone

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Ancestries: German (15.2%), American (14.1%), English (12.1%), Irish (11.0%), European (6.1%), British (2.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 7379 feet

Land area: 127.5 square miles.

Population density: 103 people per square mile   (very low).

Black Forest, Colorado map

530 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 0.6% Asia, 0.6% Latin America).

This place:

3.7%
Colorado:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,537 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,249 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (13.5 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (561.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Black Forest-Peyton, CO (1.9 miles ),
Gleneagle, CO (2.8 miles ),
Woodmoor, CO (3.2 miles ),
Air Force Academy, CO (3.2 miles ),
Monument, CO (3.2 miles ),
Peyton, CO (3.2 miles ),
Elsmere, CO (3.3 miles ),
Cimarron Hills, CO (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 39.04 N, Longitude: 104.68 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,184 (-36.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,207 (16.8%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 719

Distribution of median household income in Black Forest, CO in 2017
Distribution of house value in Black Forest, CO in 2017
Black Forest satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Colorado:

3.0%
Most common industries in Black Forest, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.1%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.1%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.4%)
  • Construction (12.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.7%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (14.9%)
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Black Forest, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (8.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Engineers (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (2.8%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (2.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (2.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (12.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.6%)
  • Engineers (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Top executives (3.3%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Computer specialists (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)

Average climate in Black Forest, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 59.5. This is better than average.

City:

59.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.503. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.503
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 16.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 1.83. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.83
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 21.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.25. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.25
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.00479. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00479
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Black Forest-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Colorado state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Black Forest place center .

On 6/24/1979, a category F3 tornado 16.5 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Black Forest-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 78% 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 236.9 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 146.5 miles away from Black Forest 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 586.4 miles away from Black Forest center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 136.7 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 18.9 miles away from Black Forest center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 131.0 miles away from the city center
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 El Paso County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Fires: 4, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Snows: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Black Forest topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Black Forest:

  • LANI'S CARE NETWORK, INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • LIBERTY HEIGHTS (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • SUMMIT HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • TEAMSELECT HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION-COLORADO SPRINGS (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF COLORADO SPRINGS (Hospital, about 11 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • NURSING AND THERAPY SERVICES OF COLORADO INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)

Airports located in Black Forest:

Amtrak station near Black Forest:

  • 17 miles: COLORADO SPRINGS (120 S. WEBER) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Black Forest:

  • United States Air Force Academy (about 12 miles; USAFA, CO; Full-time enrollment: 5,088)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 12 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 13 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 13 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)
  • Colorado College (about 16 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 20 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • Jones International University (about 39 miles; Centennial, CO; FT enrollment: 2,556)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Black Forest: Hyatt Ranch (A), Pine Park Ranch (B), Ayer Ranch (C), Pine Cone Ranch (D), Old Bar X Ranch (E), Brentwood Country Club (F), Shamrock Ranch (G), Flying Horse Ranch (H), Bridle Bit Ranch (I), Falcon Fire Department Station 2 (J), Black Forest Fire / Rescue Protection District Station 2 (K), Black Forest Fire / Rescue Protection District Station 1 (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Black Forest: Black Forest Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Eastonville Cemetery (1), Bluff Cemetery (2), Table Rock Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Kiowa Creek Watershed F-18 Reservoir (A), Kiowa Creek Watershed K-79 Reservoir (B), Kiowa Creek Watershed 1-G-20 Reservoir (C), Kiowa Creek Watershed 1-G-30 Reservoir (D), Kiowa Creek Watershed 1-N-10 Reservoir (E), Kiowa Creek Watershed 1-P-10 Reservoir (F), Kiowa Creek Watershed H-21 Reservoir (G), Kiowa Creek Watershed J-33 Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Cantrell Creek (A), Snipe Creek (B), Burgess River (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Black Forest include: Black Forest Recreation Area (1), Black Forest Regional Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

El Paso County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

SPIRIT KEEPER (Population served: 53, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-01-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-02-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.8 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

83.9%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.0%
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: 0.3% of all households
17 people in religious group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Black Forest:

Marital status in Black Forest, CO
  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 71.2%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 6.1%

For population 25 years and over in Black Forest:

  • High school or higher: 97.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 56.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Colorado average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Black Forest
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Black Forest, CO (based on El Paso County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant95,284265
Catholic52,31023
Mainline Protestant33,69761
Other22,77562
Black Protestant2,68611
Orthodox9474
None414,564-
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: 57
This county:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
Here:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
El Paso County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 168
El Paso County:

2.87 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 389
This county:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

5.5%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
El Paso County:

19.8%
State:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
El Paso County:

7.0%
Colorado:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Black Forest:

53.8%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.5%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Black Forest:

28.4
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.0%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Black Forest:

7.5%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.0%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

60.2%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Black Forest:

80.7%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Black Forest, CO Residents

10.00% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,307 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.00%
Colorado average:

10.99%

0.42% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,030 average AGI)
El Paso County:

0.42%
Colorado average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Arapahoe County, CO  0.29% ($50,385 average AGI)
from Douglas County, CO  0.25% ($69,457)
from Denver County, CO  0.22% ($45,957)


8.81% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,229 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.81%
Colorado average:

9.96%

0.35% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,029 average AGI)
El Paso County:

0.35%
Colorado average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Denver County, CO  0.30% ($52,563 average AGI)
to Arapahoe County, CO  0.27% ($49,190)
to Douglas County, CO  0.22% ($76,313)

Businesses in Black Forest, CO

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Black Forest:

  • KVOR (740 AM; 3 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKCS (1460 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KWYD (1580 AM; 10 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBZC (1300 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KNRC (1150 AM; 10 kW; ENGLEWOOD, CO; Owner: NRC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEZW (1430 AM; 10 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Black Forest:

  • KBIQ (102.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KKCS-FM (101.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKFM (98.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRCC (91.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KSKX (105.5 FM; SECURITY, CO; Owner: OPTIMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KGFT (100.7 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC)
  • KKLI (106.3 FM; WIDEFIELD, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMOM (96.1 FM; FOUNTAIN, CO; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTLF (90.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS OF COLORADO SPRINGS, INC.)
  • KSPZ (92.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVUU (99.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCME (88.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCAST HOUSE, INC)
  • KILO (94.3 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: COLORADO SPRINGS RADIO BCSTERS, INC.)
  • KRDO-FM (95.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KEPC (89.7 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KJMN (92.1 FM; CASTLE ROCK, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KCCY (96.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKMG (98.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KYZX (103.9 FM; PUEBLO WEST, CO; Owner: COLORADO SPRINGS RADIO B/CASTRS, INC)
  • KTLC (89.1 FM; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Black Forest:

  • KKTV (Channel 11; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTSC (Channel 8; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Black Forest fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 174ft / 53.2mTotal length
  • $15,000Total costs
  • 50,473Total average daily traffic
  • 2,848Total average daily truck traffic
  • 84,307Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Black Forest, CO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11970-1979
  • 111980-1989
  • 111990-1999
  • 62000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Black Forest, CO

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Hodgen Rd 4.2 Mi Nnw (Lat: 39.070000 Lon: -104.743028), Structure height: 43 m, Call Sign: WNRB562,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz, 154.463 MHz, Grant Date: 12/18/2014, Expiration Date: 01/09/2025, Certifier: Ronald D Obermueller, Registrant: Lerman Senter Pllc, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 416-6749, Fax: (202) 293-7783, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, Black Forest Site 16 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 39.069972 Lon: -104.743028), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WNTP492,
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.550 MHz, Grant Date: 05/05/1997, Expiration Date: 07/29/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/24/2002, Phone: (303) 452-6111
  • BLACK FOREST, 14665 Black Forest Rd (Lat: 39.045833 Lon: -104.694444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 98.5 m, Call Sign: WPNH381,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6835.00 MHz, 6555.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/27/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2011, Certifier: Dan Menser, Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th St., Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Email:
  • Black Forest, 4550 Hodgen Road (Lat: 39.071083 Lon: -104.743028), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WSW99,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 06/25/2010, Expiration Date: 07/27/2020, Certifier: Ronald D Obermueller, Registrant: Lerman Senter Pllc, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 416-6749, Fax: (202) 293-7783, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 4550 Hodgen Road (Lat: 39.071083 Lon: -104.743306), Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: KNKP370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.437 MHz, Grant Date: 05/09/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2019, Certifier: Andrew Fitton, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8663, Fax: (703) 584-8695, Email:
  • Swan Rd., Appx 2 Miles Ne Of (Lat: 39.028028 Lon: -104.672750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 36 m, Call Sign: KNKP741, Licensee ID: L01422065,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.687 MHz, Grant Date: 05/01/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2014, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED265$278,133221$297,4821,476$279,40553$106,5930$045$254,70215$177,827
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED20$310,25918$356,464132$292,9823$38,2170$07$252,0192$119,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED22$256,10232$333,763290$324,81027$59,3201$4,848,6109$262,9137$143,524
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN31$250,95528$285,185229$322,70914$60,1560$09$227,5894$199,513
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$361,1104$358,45549$293,3052$157,8100$01$193,0300$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0039.02 , 0072.00, 0075.00, 0076.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED35$290,02141$287,0190$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$274,8608$303,4190$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED22$320,10918$276,6921$78,670
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$332,3474$355,3580$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$201,0051$228,3700$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0039.02 , 0072.00, 0075.00, 0076.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Black Forest, CO
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Black Forest, CO - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 25. The highest number of reported fires - 113 took place in 2013, and the least - 3 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Black Forest, CO When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (53.0%), and Structure Fires (38.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Black Forest, CO
    • 21453.0%Outside Fires
    • 15638.6%Structure Fires
    • 225.4%Other
    • 123.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Black Forest, CO
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Black Forest, CO
  • 72.5%Utility gas
  • 12.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.8%Electricity
  • 3.8%Wood
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Solar energy
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Black Forest, CO
  • 41.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 31.7%Utility gas
  • 22.1%Electricity
  • 4.8%Wood


Black Forest compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Black Forest on our top lists:

  • #11 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people driving a car to work alone (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most cars per house, population 5,000+"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: architecture and engineering occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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