For population 25 years and over in Boone:
For population 15 years and over in Boone town:
8 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $583 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (19.9 miles , pop. 102,121).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (51.4 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (546.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Northeast Pueblo, CO (0.6 miles ), Avondale, CO (2.3 miles ), Fowler, CO (3.9 miles ), St. Charles Mesa, CO (4.1 miles ), Huerfano Valley, CO (4.1 miles ), Olney Springs, CO (4.2 miles ), Salt Creek, CO (4.2 miles ), Pueblo, CO (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 38.25 N, Longitude: 104.26 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 719
Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-4.7%).
Work and jobs in Boone: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Boone, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Boone-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Colorado state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/21/1984, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the Boone town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 6/24/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 50.8 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Boone-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 73% smaller 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 96.2 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 89.0 miles away from Boone center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.0 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 77.9 miles away from Boone center
On 9/4/2001 at 12:45:53, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.6 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 Pueblo County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Snows: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Boone:
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 25.5. This is about average. There were 4 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.02. This is about average. There were 10 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Boone and their reported violations in the past:BOONE TOWN OF (Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.2%
(4.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.6% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
11 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Boone compared to Colorado state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Boone (based on Pueblo County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.50%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 18
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 66
Number of full-service restaurants: 119
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,024 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($310 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.06% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,717 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($245 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Boone fatal accident list:
Apr 26, 2009 06:20 PM, Sr-96, Lat: 38.24755278, Lon: -104.2503278, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $512,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,700
Total average daily truck traffic: 85
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 2,397
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Boone)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.