Carbondale, Colorado

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Population in 2013: 6,553 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +26.1%
Males: 3,474  (53.0%)
Females: 3,079  (47.0%)
Median resident age:  34.7 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 81623.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $56,663 (it was $52,429 in 2000)
Carbondale:

$56,663
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,065 (it was $20,383 in 2000)

Carbondale town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $471,531 (it was $226,200 in 2000)
Carbondale:

$471,531
CO:

$240,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,413.

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  • Races in Carbondale, CO (2013)

    Carbondale races chart
    • 4,19263.8%White alone
    • 2,15732.8%Hispanic
    • 1492.3%American Indian alone
    • 540.8%Two or more races
    • 280.4%Black alone
    • 170.3%Other race alone
    • 110.2%Asian alone

Races in Carbondale detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Carbondale: 101.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (11.9%), Irish (10.3%), English (9.0%), Swedish (3.5%), Italian (3.5%), United States (3.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 4/26/1888

Elevation: 6170 feet

Land area: 2.01 square miles.

Population density: 3,259 people per square mile   (average).

Carbondale,CO real estate house value index trend

Carbondale, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Carbondale:

  • High school or higher: 81.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 43.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carbondale town:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 17.5%

1,386 residents are foreign born (19.4% Latin America).

This town:

21.1%
Colorado:

9.5%



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Carbondale, Colorado as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Carbondale to the number of sex offenders is 1,622 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,259 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,529 (0.6%)

Carbondale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boulder, CO (112.5 miles , pop. 94,673).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (114.9 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (487.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Catherine, CO (1.8 miles ), Mulford, CO (1.8 miles) , Cattle Creek, CO (2.2 miles ), El Jebel, CO (2.6 miles ), Basalt, CO (3.1 miles ), Glenwood Springs, CO (3.4 miles ), No Name, CO (3.4 miles) , Redstone, CO (3.9 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 34 buildings, average cost: $155,700
  • 1998: 86 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 1999: 82 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 2000: 79 buildings, average cost: $225,700
  • 2001: 19 buildings, average cost: $242,200
  • 2002: 27 buildings, average cost: $329,100
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $365,200
  • 2004: 21 buildings, average cost: $345,100
  • 2005: 25 buildings, average cost: $345,100
  • 2006: 24 buildings, average cost: $345,100
  • 2007: 22 buildings, average cost: $345,100
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $345,100
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $587,200
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $369,800
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $650,000
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $421,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.40 N, Longitude: 107.21 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Ultimate Rocky Mountain Hideout

Daytime population change due to commuting: -578 (-8.8%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 1,129 (33.7%)

Area code: 970

Carbondale household income distribution Carbondale home values distribution

Crime rates in Carbondale by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2012 2013
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 54713816
per 100,000 88.870.3121.016.849.0128.615.492.0
Robberies 01110010
per 100,000 0.017.617.316.80.00.015.40.0
Assaults 2920892355
per 100,000 35.5158.2345.7134.8146.9369.776.976.7
Burglaries 141023131734215
per 100,000 248.6175.8397.6219.0277.4546.5323.076.7
Thefts 11813813014411414311480
per 100,000 2,095.22,426.22,247.22,426.31,860.32,298.71,753.61,226.6
Auto thefts 91251710892
per 100,000 159.8211.086.4286.4163.2128.6138.430.7
Arson 00001001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.016.30.00.015.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 295.8) 179.6205.1276.4169.0164.0296.6127.2136.3

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Crime rate in Carbondale detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
Colorado average:

2.28
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.9%
Colorado:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,068 (+66.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Carbondale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Carbondale, Colorado

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Earthquake activity:

Carbondale-area historical earthquake activity is above Colorado state average. It is 185% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 469.0 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 550.3 miles away from Carbondale center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 329.6 miles away from the city center
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 224.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 194.9 miles away from Carbondale center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 304.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Garfield County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carbondale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Carbondale:

  • HERITAGE PARK CARE CENTER (1200 VILLAGE ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Carbondale:

  • HOMECARE OF THE VALLEY (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; BASALT, CO)
  • GRACE HEALTHCARE OF GLENWOOD SPRINGS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO)
  • ROARING FORK HOSPICE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO)
  • VALLEY VIEW HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO)
  • COLUMBINE HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO)
  • HOSPICE OF THE ROCKIES (Hospital, about 12 miles away; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO)

Airports and heliports located in Carbondale:

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Amtrak station near Carbondale:

  • 12 miles: GLENWOOD SPRINGS (413 7TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for car rental service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carbondale:

  • Colorado Mountain College (about 12 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,463)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 62 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Colorado Mesa University (about 75 miles; Grand Junction, CO; FT enrollment: 7,671)
  • Colorado School of Mines (about 109 miles; Golden, CO; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • University of Colorado Boulder (about 112 miles; Boulder, CO; FT enrollment: 28,328)
  • Red Rocks Community College (about 113 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 6,185)
  • Colorado Christian University (about 116 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 2,959)

Public high school in Carbondale:

Private high school in Carbondale:

  • COLORADO ROCKY MOUNTAIN SCHOOL (Students: 151; Location: 1493 COUNTY ROAD 106; Grades: 9 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Carbondale:

Private elementary/middle school in Carbondale:

  • WALDORF SCHOOL ON THE ROARING FORK (Students: 187; Location: 16543 HWY 82; Grades: PK - 8)
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Notable locations in Carbondale: Sobris District Ranger Station (A), Carbondale Town Hall (B), Colorado Mountain College Lappala Center (C), Gordon Cooper Branch Library (D), Carbondale and Rural Fire Protection District Station 8100 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Sopris Shopping Center (1), Crystal Village Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carbondale include: Saint Mary of the Crown Catholic Church (A), Carbondale Community United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Weaver Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Carbondale include: Sopris Park (1), John M Fleet Municipal Pool (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: B R B Crystal River Resort (7202 Highway 133), Beaver Lake Retreat Center-B & B (105 East Marble Street), Days Inn (950 Cowen Drive Intersection Of Hwy 82 And Hwy 133), Comfort Inn & Suites (920 Cowen Drive), Redstone Inn (82 Redstone Boulevard).

Court: Eagle County - Eagle County Courts- Probation 5th Judicial District (20 Eagle County Road).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 29.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 37.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.1
U.S.:

20.2

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

CARBONDALE TOWN OF (Population served: 6,000, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
DURANGO REGENCY (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SHRINE MOUNTAIN INN (Population served: 48, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
CRYSTAL RIVER COUNTRY ESTATES WATER CO (Population served: 44, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.9%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.7%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.5%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
82 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
23 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
149 people in nursing homes in 2000
2 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Carbondale, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Carbondale compared to Colorado 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 above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Carbondale (2011 data):

  • Alpine Bank: Carbondale Branch at 0350 Highway 133, branch established on 1973/01/23; Mobile Branch at 350 Highway 133, branch established on 2010/04/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,256.5 mil, Deposits: $1,918.7 mil, headquarters in Glenwood Springs, CO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 43 total offices, Holding Company: Alpine Banks Of Colorado
  • U.S. Bank National Association: El Jebel Branch at 400 East Valley Road-Ste K, branch established on 1996/04/30. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • ANB Bank: Mnb Carbondale Branch at 409 Delores Way, branch established on 2001/06/05. Info updated 2012/01/03: Bank assets: $1,746.7 mil, Deposits: $1,394.3 mil, headquarters in Denver, CO, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 35 total offices, Holding Company: Sturm Financial Group, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Carbondale Branch at 1201 Highway 133, branch established on 1993/08/16. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Vectra Bank Colorado, National Association: El Jebel (Midvalley) Branch at 218 E Valley Rd Ste 108, branch established on 1994/07/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,356.9 mil, Deposits: $2,003.6 mil, headquarters in Farmington, NM, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Carbondale, Colorado:

  • Days Inn, 950 Cowen Dr, Carbondale, CO 81623 , Phone: (970) 963-9111, Fax: (970) 963-0759
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 920 Cowen Dr, Carbondale, CO 81623 , Phone: (970) 963-8880, Fax: (970) 963-8763
  • Crystal River Inn, 12954 U S Hwy 133, Carbondale, CO 81623 , Phone: (970) 963-3902
  • Ute Meadows Inn Bed & BRKFST, 2880 County Rd 3, Carbondale, CO 81623 , Phone: (970) 963-7088
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Carbondale, Colorado

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.0
Colorado average:

11.4

Carbondale travel time to work - commute Carbondale mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (70%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Solar energy (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Carbondale:

(Carbondale, Colorado Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Carbondale town (based on Garfield County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,3686
Evangelical Protestant5,10840
Other2,29312
Mainline Protestant1,73312
None40,887-
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: 8
Garfield County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Garfield County:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Garfield County:

5.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 81
Here:

15.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.9%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Garfield County:

15.4%
Colorado:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

8.3%
State:

9.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$22,375$53,7000$0
Other Government Administration 2$14,331$85,9866$1,600
Police Protection - Officers 13$64,775$59,7920$0
Police - Other 1$3,171$38,0520$0
Streets and Highways 5$19,497$46,7930$0
Sewerage 8$20,256$30,3841$1,520
Parks and Recreation 3$12,836$51,3441$1,280
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$15,516$62,0640$0
Water Supply 8$20,400$30,6000$0
Other and Unallocable 10$48,431$58,1170$0
Totals for Government 58$241,588$49,9848$4,400

Carbondale government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $903,000 ($137.80)
    Sewerage: $163,000 ($24.87)
    Regular Highways: $117,000 ($17.85)
    Parks & Recreation: $45,000 ($6.87)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $881,000 ($134.44)
    Water Utilities: $749,000 ($114.30)
    Parks & Recreation: $621,000 ($94.77)
    Sewerage: $559,000 ($85.30)
    Regular Highways: $487,000 ($74.32)
    Financial Administration: $230,000 ($35.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $112,000 ($17.09)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $70,000 ($10.68)
    Health Services - Other: $70,000 ($10.68)
    General Public Buildings: $55,000 ($8.39)
    General - Other: $30,000 ($4.58)
    Private Transit Subsidies: $6,000 ($0.92)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000 ($23.96)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $207,000 ($31.59)
    Police Protection: $62,000 ($9.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $47,000 ($7.17)
    Health - Other: $14,000 ($2.14)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($1.22)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($1.07)
    General Public Building: $4,000 ($0.61)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($0.46)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,808,000 ($275.90)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $81,000 ($12.36)

Carbondale government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $765,000 ($116.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $110,000 ($16.79)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $63,000 ($9.61)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $100,000 ($15.26)
    Highways: $31,000 ($4.73)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,751,000 ($267.21)
    Interest Earnings: $492,000 ($75.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $686,000 ($104.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $140,000 ($21.36)
    All Other: $62,000 ($9.46)
    General Support: $20,000 ($3.05)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,019,000 ($460.71)
    Property: $302,000 ($46.09)
    NEC: $151,000 ($23.04)
    Motor Vehicle License: $20,000 ($3.05)

Carbondale government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,725,000 ($263.24)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $3,277,000 ($500.08)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,839,000 ($433.24)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,644,000 ($250.88)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $438,000 ($66.84)
    Water Utilities: $81,000 ($12.36)

Carbondale government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,760,000 ($1031.59)

7.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,735 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.86%
Colorado average:

9.68%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
Garfield County:

0.08%
Colorado average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Mesa County, CO  0.70% ($42,773 average AGI)
from Eagle County, CO  0.67% ($41,203)
from Pitkin County, CO  0.65% ($39,950)


9.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,535 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.28%
Colorado average:

9.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Mesa County, CO  1.06% ($43,131 average AGI)
to Eagle County, CO  0.54% ($36,060)
to Denver County, CO  0.44% ($31,220)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carbondale:

  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGLN (980 AM; 1 kW; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: COLORADO WEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSKE (610 AM; 5 kW; VAIL, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUBC (580 AM; 5 kW; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KRAI (550 AM; 5 kW; CRAIG, CO; Owner: WILD WEST RADIO, INC.)
  • KRGS (690 AM; 1 kW; RIFLE, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carbondale:

  • KRVG (95.5 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS LLC)
  • K247AD (97.3 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR)
  • KDNK (90.5 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: CARBONDALE COMM. ACCESS RADIO, INC.)
  • KLXV (91.9 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZKS-FM2 (105.3 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C)
  • KKCH (92.7 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: AGM-ROCKY MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING I, L.L.C.)
  • KBDL-LP (107.9 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: COLORADO, STATE OF, TELECOM SERVS)
  • KNFO (106.1 FM; BASALT, CO; Owner: SALISBURY BROADCASTING COLORADO, LLC)
  • K259AC (99.7 FM; GYPSUM, ETC., CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KPVW (107.1 FM; ASPEN, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTUN (101.5 FM; EAGLE, CO; Owner: SALISBURY BROADCASTING COLORADO, LLC)
  • KZKS (105.3 FM; RIFLE, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K256AD (99.1 FM; PALISADE, CO; Owner: NORTH FORK VALLEY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • K205CK (88.9 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K214CA (90.7 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K210CE (89.9 FM; MESA, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K276AI (103.1 FM; RIFLE, CO; Owner: MBC GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K216ES (91.1 FM; CARDIFF, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KSNO-FM (103.9 FM; SNOWMASS VILLAGE, CO; Owner: COOL RADIO, LLC)
  • KSPN-FM (103.1 FM; ASPEN, CO; Owner: SALISBURY BROADCASTING COLORADO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Carbondale:

  • K08GZ (Channel 8; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: GARFIELD COUNTY)
  • K10LW (Channel 10; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: GARFIELD COUNTY)
  • K12MH (Channel 12; SUTANK, ETC., CO; Owner: ROCKY MT. PUBLIC B/C NETWORK, INC)
  • K04KC (Channel 4; SUTANK, ETC., CO; Owner: GARFIELD COUNTY)
  • KREG-TV (Channel 3; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • K31CW (Channel 31; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR DEPT.)
  • K29CK (Channel 29; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR DEPT.)
  • K54AG (Channel 54; SILT/CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR)
  • K52AG (Channel 52; SILT/CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR)
  • K42EV (Channel 42; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K38FO (Channel 38; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K07KR (Channel 7; BASALT, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR DEPARTMENT)
  • K09AG (Channel 9; BASALT, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR DEPARTMENT)
  • K04HO (Channel 4; BASALT, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR DEPARTMENT)
Carbondale fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Carbondale fatal accident list:

Oct 30, 1980 03:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 31, 1980 08:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 0356 County Road 101 (Lat: 39.399139 Lon: -107.205611), Call Sign: KNKN398
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Douglas I Brandon, 356 Cr 101 (Lat: 39.399444 Lon: -107.205833), Type: 13.7, Overall height: 13.7 m
    Registrant: 2022239222, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVENUE, NW, 4TH FL
  • Douglas I Brandon, 356 Cr 101 (Lat: 39.399444 Lon: -107.205833), Type: 13.7, Overall height: 13.7 m
    Registrant: 2022239222, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVENUE, NW, 4TH FL
  • James Hahn, Sunlight Peak (Lat: 39.423056 Lon: -107.375833), Type: 35.1, Overall height: 35.1 m
    Registrant: 2029657880, Hsolomon@gsblaw.Com, 1000 POTOMAC STREET NW, FIFTH FL
  • Daniel Chicoine, Sunlight Peak (Lat: 39.423056 Lon: -107.375833), Type: 35.1, Overall height: 35.1 m
    Registrant: 2029657880, Hsolomon@gsblaw.Com, 1000 POTOMAC STREET NW, FIFTH FL

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Carbondale, CO)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

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:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Carbondale)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Carbondale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

35 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 66
  • Hazardous Condition: 50
  • Service Call: 18
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Carbondale

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Carbondale, CO
Most common first names in Carbondale, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2378.1 years
John2374.7 years
Robert2172.5 years
Mary2081.6 years
Charles1771.2 years
James1365.6 years
Margaret1080.0 years
Dorothy1080.3 years
Frank979.4 years
Anna983.1 years
Most common last names in Carbondale, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1274.0 years
Cerise882.5 years
Fender779.7 years
Wilson685.9 years
Jones569.2 years
Johnson577.4 years
Thomas574.0 years
Turner582.0 years
Bair493.5 years
Hopkins468.7 years
Businesses in Carbondale, CO
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1H&R Block1
Ace Hardware1Kroger1
Comfort Inn1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
FedEx4U-Haul1
GNC1UPS3

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  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in nursing homes (population 5,000+)"
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