For population 25 years and over in Coal Creek:
For population 15 years and over in Coal Creek town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $655 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (29.3 miles , pop. 102,121).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (39.7 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (511.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Rockvale, CO (1.1 miles ), Williamsburg, CO (1.3 miles ), Florence, CO (1.6 miles ), Brookside, CO (2.1 miles ), Lincoln Park, CO (2.4 miles ), Canon City, CO (2.7 miles ), Penrose, CO (3.0 miles ), Penrose-Portland, CO (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.36 N, Longitude: 105.15 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 719
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +147 (+94.2%).
Work and jobs in Coal Creek: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Coal Creek, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Coal Creek-area historical tornado activity is below Colorado state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/24/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.0 miles away from the Coal Creek town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/13/1977, a category F3 tornado 40.0 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Coal Creek-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 90.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.0 miles away from Coal Creek center
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 66.8 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 99.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/4/2001 at 12:45:53, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.5 miles away from Coal Creek 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 28.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Fremont County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Coal Creek:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coal Creek:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Coal Creek that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.7%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Coal Creek compared to Colorado state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Coal Creek (based on Fremont County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.01%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Coal Creek government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.47% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,613 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:
7.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,028 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $40,000
Total average daily traffic: 494
Total average daily truck traffic: 9
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 706
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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