For population 25 years and over in Calhan:
For population 15 years and over in Calhan town:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $743 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (29.0 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (576.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Ramah, CO (3.1 miles) , Simla, CO (3.7 miles ), Black Forest-Peyton, CO (4.1 miles ), Southeastern El Paso, CO (4.5 miles ), Black Forest, CO (4.5 miles ), Elsmere, CO (4.8 miles ), Kiowa, CO (4.8 miles ), Cimarron Hills, CO (5.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.04 N, Longitude: 104.30 W
Area code: 719
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +366 (+69.1%).
Work and jobs in Calhan: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Calhan, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Calhan-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/6/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Calhan town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 6/24/1979, a category F3 tornado 31.9 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Calhan-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 88% 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 32.6 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 39.3 miles away from Calhan 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 43.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1998 at 15:47:16, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.5 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 44.6 miles away from Calhan center
On 1/26/2008 at 03:49:01, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in El Paso County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 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 and heliports located in Calhan:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 3.91. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Calhan and their reported violations in the past:CALHAN TOWN OF (Address: 556 Colorado Ave , Population served: 898, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:GRAND VIEW MHP (Address: 23945 LUCKY LANE , Population served: 250, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.6%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% 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)
Calhan compared to Colorado state average:
Banks with branches in Calhan (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Calhan (based on El Paso County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.10%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 57
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 168
Number of full-service restaurants: 389
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Calhan government finances in 2002(per resident):
9.30% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,788 average adjusted gross income)
0.54% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,092 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,875 average adjusted gross income)
0.35% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,545 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $675,000
Total average daily traffic: 29,122
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,253
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 42,120
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Calhan)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Calhan)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Calhan)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0039.09
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 10 patent applications in 2008-2013.