For population 25 years and over in Brush:
For population 15 years and over in Brush city:
497 residents are foreign born (7.3% Latin America, 1.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $780 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greeley, CO (58.8 miles , pop. 76,930).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Aurora, CO (73.6 miles , pop. 276,393).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (640.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Hillrose, CO (2.7 miles ), Fort Morgan, CO (3.0 miles ), Log Lane Village, CO (3.2 miles ), Merino, CO (4.6 miles ), Weldona, CO (4.8 miles ), Akron, CO (4.8 miles ), Wiggins, CO (4.9 miles ), Raymer, CO (5.2 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.26 N, Longitude: 103.63 WNickname or alias (official or unofficial): Brush!
Area code: 970
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Brush detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 14 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +983 (+23.8%).
Work and jobs in Brush: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Brush, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Brush-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/10/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Brush city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/30/1996, a category F3 tornado 33.3 miles away from the city center caused $300,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Brush-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 100% 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 91.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Morgan County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Pat Day - Jockey.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Brush and their reported violations in the past:BRUSH CITY OF (Population served: 5117, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.3%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.1% for American Indian residents, 14.6% for other race residents, 19.4% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
159 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
263 people in nursing homes in 2000
12 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
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Banks with branches in Brush (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Brush (based on Morgan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
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Brush government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,588 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,177 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Brush fatal accident list:
Aug 26, 2006 08:30 PM, Us-34, Lat: 40.255206, Lon: -103.625075, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 6, 1999 08:19 PM, Sr-71, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 31, 1995 08:48 PM, Eaton, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 15, 1982 01:45 PM, Edison St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 22, 1978 06:42 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total costs: $824,000
Total average daily traffic: 18,800
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,596
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Brush)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Brush, CO)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brush)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Brush)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.