Center, Colorado

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Population in 2017: 2,277 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 
Males: 1,139  (50.0%)
Females: 1,138  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

30.5 years
Colorado median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 81125.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,820 (it was $23,780 in 2000)
Center:

$34,820
CO:

$69,117

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $14,038 (it was $9,289 in 2000)

Center town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $109,835 (it was $50,400 in 2000)
Center:

$109,835
CO:

$348,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $104,596; detached houses: $109,442; mobile homes: $64,027

Median gross rent in 2017: $434.

March 2019 cost of living index in Center: 90.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 33.4%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.9% for American Indian residents, 55.5% for other race residents, 83.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Center, CO (2010)
    • 1,94987.4%Hispanic
    • 22910.3%White alone
    • 221.0%American Indian alone
    • 210.9%Two or more races
    • 70.3%Black alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Center, Colorado as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Center is 530 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Center by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(77.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(137.1)
3
(136.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.6)
2
(88.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(87.7)
1
(45.0)
1
(45.7)
1
(45.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(87.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(77.1)
2
(78.6)
7
(285.5)
2
(84.3)
5
(209.3)
4
(170.4)
6
(264.4)
7
(302.9)
8
(350.7)
4
(180.1)
2
(91.4)
6
(273.2)
2
(89.6)
8
(350.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
11
(424.2)
3
(117.9)
13
(530.2)
7
(295.0)
9
(376.7)
11
(468.7)
45
(1,983)
15
(649.1)
16
(701.4)
12
(540.3)
15
(685.6)
26
(1,184)
23
(1,030)
8
(350.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(462.8)
17
(668.2)
18
(734.1)
25
(1,054)
19
(795.3)
43
(1,832)
39
(1,719)
26
(1,125)
33
(1,447)
31
(1,396)
21
(959.8)
43
(1,958)
27
(1,210)
36
(1,578)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(192.8)
2
(78.6)
2
(81.6)
2
(84.3)
1
(41.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(88.1)
2
(86.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(90.0)
6
(274.2)
3
(136.6)
3
(134.4)
2
(87.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.1)
1
(41.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(88.1)
1
(43.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(87.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)140.857.0130.1183.3103.4153.0294.0157.9203.4150.4250.0440.8149.2191.1

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City-data.com crime index in Center, CO

Crime rate in Center detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 17 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.82
Colorado average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (3.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 1/18/1907

Elevation: 7645 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 2,717 people per square mile   (average).

Center, Colorado map

607 residents are foreign born (28.3% Latin America).

This town:

28.3%
Colorado:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $451 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $406 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (88.6 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (105.0 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (444.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Sargent, CO (2.2 miles ),
Monte Vista, CO (3.5 miles ),
Hooper, CO (3.6 miles),
Del Norte, CO (3.8 miles ),
Mosca-Hooper, CO (4.5 miles ),
Moffat, CO (4.5 miles),
Saguache, CO (4.8 miles ),
Alamosa, CO (4.9 miles )

Latitude: 37.75 N, Longitude: 106.11 W

Area code: 719

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

4.2%
Colorado:

3.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +435 (+22.2%).
Most common industries in Center, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (18.1%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (16.2%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Warehousing & storage (6.0%)
  • Construction (5.3%)
  • Food (5.2%)
  • Health care (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (24.6%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (17.0%)
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Warehousing & storage (7.7%)
  • Food (6.7%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (15.1%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Center, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (22.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (23.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (17.0%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (20.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.7%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.7%)
  • Cashiers (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)

Average climate in Center, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Center, Colorado average temperatures Center, Colorado average precipitation Center, Colorado humidity Center, Colorado wind speed Center, Colorado snowfall Center, Colorado sunshine Center, Colorado clear and cloudy days

Center, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Earthquake activity:

Center-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Colorado state average. It is 148% greater 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 93.6 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 81.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/13/1994 at 06:01:23, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 105.4 miles away from Center center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/1/2004 at 06:50:47, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 633.0 miles away from Center center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
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 Saguache County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Center topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Center:

  • JUNIPER VILLAGE AT MONTE VISTA (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MONTE VISTA, CO)
  • COLORADO STATE VETERANS CENTER-HOMELAKE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MONTE VISTA, CO)

Airports located in Center:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Center:

  • Adams State University (about 23 miles; Alamosa, CO; Full-time enrollment: 2,805)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 71 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 88 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 92 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 101 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 102 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Colorado College (about 103 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)

Public high schools in Center:

Public elementary/middle schools in Center:

Private elementary/middle school in Center:

  • HIGH VALLEY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 28, Location: 45651 COUNTY ROAD E, Grades: 1-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Center: Center Emergency Medical Services (A), Center Fire Department (B), Center Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Center include: First Baptist Church (A), Saint Francis Jerome Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Colorado State Government - Courts- Creede District Court (144 Creede).

Saguache County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

CENTER TOWN OF (Population served: 2,400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-16-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2010)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-11-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-11-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-04-2009)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-01-2008, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2009)
  • 5 minor monitoring violations
  • 7 regular monitoring violations
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.4%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.2%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Center (2011 data):

  • Bank Midwest, National Association: Center Branch at 215 South Worth, branch established on 1996/06/17. Info updated 2012/03/19: Bank assets: $6,237.6 mil, Deposits: $5,064.6 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 138 total offices, Holding Company: Nbh Holdings Corp.
  • First Southwest Bank: Center Branch at 2060 East Highway 112, branch established on 1994/05/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $245.8 mil, Deposits: $207.4 mil, headquarters in Alamosa, CO, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First Southwest Bancorporation, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Center:

Marital status in Center, CO
  • Never married: 33.9%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

For population 25 years and over in Center:

  • High school or higher: 44.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

26.8
Colorado average:

11.3

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Center, CO (based on Saguache County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,2441
Other1,11210
Evangelical Protestant4509
Mainline Protestant1983
None2,104-
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: 1
Saguache County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
This county:

8.74 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Saguache County:

7.28 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Saguache County:

5.5%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Saguache County:

20.4%
Colorado:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.8%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

44.9%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Center:

42.6%
State:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Center:

25.5%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.1%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.3%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Center:

50.8%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Center:

79.9%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Center, CO Residents
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
Other and Unallocable 6$30,090$60,1800$0
Other Government Administration 4$25,201$75,6030$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$38,306$114,9180$0
Electric Power 1$13,105$157,2600$0
Financial Administration 1$15,121$181,4520$0
Police - Other 1$10,081$120,9720$0
Streets and Highways 1$7,560$90,7200$0
Gas Supply 1$12,097$145,1640$0
Parks and Recreation 1$18,901$226,8120$0
Water Supply 1$14,113$169,3560$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 21$184,575$105,4710$0

Center government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,514,000 ($664.91)
    Gas Utilities: $673,000 ($295.56)
    Central Staff Services: $337,000 ($148.00)
    Police Protection: $325,000 ($142.73)
    Water Utilities: $142,000 ($62.36)
    Health - Other: $139,000 ($61.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $107,000 ($46.99)
    Regular Highways: $22,000 ($9.66)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($6.15)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($0.88)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($7.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $73,000 ($32.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $875,000 ($384.28)

Center government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $574,000 ($252.09)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $69,000 ($30.30)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $9,000 ($3.95)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,843,000 ($809.40)
    Gas Utilities: $805,000 ($353.54)
    Water Utilities: $211,000 ($92.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $22,000 ($9.66)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $285,000 ($125.16)
    Property: $197,000 ($86.52)
    Other License: $4,000 ($1.76)

Center government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $250,000 ($109.79)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $245,000 ($107.60)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,000 ($10.10)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,000 ($7.91)

Center government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,630,000 ($715.85)

Businesses in Center, CO

  • RadioShack: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Center:

  • KSLV (1240 AM; 1 kW; MONTE VISTA, CO; Owner: SAN LUIS VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KGIW (1450 AM; 1 kW; ALAMOSA, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Center:

  • K219CF (91.7 FM; DEL NORTE, ETC., CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • K239AE (95.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, ETC, CO; Owner: COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • K208DP (89.5 FM; NATHROP, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MTN PUBLIC B/CAST HOUSE INC)
  • KSBV (93.7 FM; SALIDA, CO; Owner: ARKANSAS VALLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K203AT (88.5 FM; WESTCLIFFE, ETC., CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • K244DO (96.7 FM; ALAMOSA, ETC., CO; Owner: SAN LUIS VALLEY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KDZA-FM (107.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRZA (88.7 FM; ALAMOSA, CO; Owner: EQUAL REPRESENTATION/MEDIA ADVOCACY)
  • KSLV-FM (95.3 FM; MONTE VISTA, CO; Owner: SAN LUIS VALLEY B/CNG, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Center:

  • K07KB (Channel 7; DEL NORTE, CO; Owner: PARKER HILL TV ASSOCIATION)
  • K41DJ (Channel 41; DEL NORTE-SOUTH FORK, CO; Owner: SOUTH FORK TV ASSOCIATION)
Center fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Center fatal accident list:

Nov 1, 1994 07:16 PM, Washington, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 2, 1986 01:24 PM, 112, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 11.0mTotal length
  • $103,000Total costs
  • 9,170Total average daily traffic
  • 822Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,874Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Center)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Center, CO)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

14 (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:

3
  • Call Sign: N0KM, Previous Call Sign: WG6K, Licensee ID: L00277258, Grant Date: 08/23/2016, Expiration Date: 11/04/2026, Registrant: David A Newmyer, 10482 N Rd 4w, Center, CO 81125
  • Call Sign: WA0ZSQ, Licensee ID: L00851763, Grant Date: 04/22/2004, Expiration Date: 07/15/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/16/2016, Certifier: George W Whitten Sr, Registrant: George W Whitten Sr, 44000 County Rd M, Center, CO 81125
  • Call Sign: KC0MDS, Licensee ID: L00451730, Grant Date: 10/19/2011, Expiration Date: 01/17/2022, Certifier: Dwayne P Lewis, Registrant: Dwayne P Lewis, 56511 B Rd, Center, CO 81125


FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Center)
Most common first names in Center, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1571.7 years
Mary1475.1 years
Joe1372.3 years
Jose1170.8 years
Robert1164.3 years
James1073.0 years
Alice869.5 years
William873.0 years
Frank872.9 years
Ralph675.7 years
Most common last names in Center, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Garcia2368.6 years
Martinez2071.0 years
Sanchez1273.6 years
Trujillo1075.4 years
Gallegos770.5 years
Ocana774.3 years
Medina783.7 years
Suazo677.7 years
Valdez680.3 years
Brown673.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Center, CO
  • 58.5%Utility gas
  • 22.4%Wood
  • 13.6%Electricity
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Center, CO
  • 61.5%Utility gas
  • 34.8%Electricity
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Wood


Center compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Robert J. Gonzales (1)
  • Brendon Rockey (1)
  • Ernest M. Myers (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2020.