Cokedale, Colorado

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Population in 2014: 119 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.4%
 
Males: 66  (56.1%)
Females: 53  (43.9%)
Median resident age:  35.1 years
Colorado median age:  36.7 years

Zip code: 81082

Estimated median household income in 2016: $59,661 (it was $23,958 in 2000)
Cokedale:

$59,661
CO:

$65,685

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $28,142 (it was $15,503 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $133,008 (it was $66,300 in 2000)
Cokedale:

$133,008
CO:

$314,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $109,493; Detached houses: $109,402

Median gross rent in 2016: $886.

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  • Races in Cokedale, CO (2010)

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    • 9775.2%White alone
    • 3023.3%Hispanic
    • 10.8%American Indian alone
    • 10.8%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cokedale: 91.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (16.0%), Italian (10.0%), Russian (6.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 3/15/1948

Elevation: 6300 feet

Land area: 0.20 square miles.

Population density: 586 people per square mile   (low).

Cokedale, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Cokedale:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cokedale town:

  • Never married: 12.2%
  • Now married: 68.2%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

5 residents are foreign born (4.4% Europe).

This town:

4.4%
Colorado:

9.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $261 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $216 (0.3%)

Cokedale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (77.6 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (119.3 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (489.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Jansen, CO (2.1 miles) , Valdez, CO (2.2 miles) , Starkville, CO (2.4 miles) , Trinidad, CO (2.6 miles ), Segundo, CO (2.7 miles) , El Moro, CO (3.2 miles ), Weston, CO (4.0 miles ), Hoehne, CO (4.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $90,400

Latitude: 37.14 N, Longitude: 104.62 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 719

Cokedale household income distribution Cokedale home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +23 (+19.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (25%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (27%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Cokedale, Colorado

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Earthquake activity:

Cokedale-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 84% 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 17.5 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 16.0 miles away from Cokedale center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 0.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/2004 at 12:09:56, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.7 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 32.6 miles away from Cokedale center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 17.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Las Animas County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cokedale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cokedale:

  • LIFE SOURCE SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; TRINIDAD, CO)
  • RELIANT RENAL CARE- TRINIDAD (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; TRINIDAD, CO)
  • TRINIDAD INN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TRINIDAD, CO)
  • MT SAN RAFAEL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; TRINIDAD, CO)

Amtrak stations near Cokedale:

  • 7 miles: TRINIDAD (PINE ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: RATON (1ST ST. & COOK AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cokedale:

  • Adams State University (about 74 miles; Alamosa, CO; Full-time enrollment: 2,805)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 78 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 81 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)
  • New Mexico Highlands University (about 113 miles; Las Vegas, NM; FT enrollment: 2,931)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 113 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • Colorado College (about 119 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 122 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)

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Notable location: Cokedale Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Cokedale: Sacred Heart Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Las Animas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.2%
Whole state:  63.9%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.6
Colorado average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cokedale town (based on Las Animas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,1964
Evangelical Protestant1,34313
Mainline Protestant2583
Other322
None1,678-
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: 5
Las Animas County:

3.14 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Las Animas County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Las Animas County:

3.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

11.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.6%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Las Animas County:

20.7%
Colorado:

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

10.3%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.8%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cokedale:

49.2%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Cokedale:

29.0
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.3%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.9%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cokedale:

6.8
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

38.5%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

56.1%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Cokedale:

79.1%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cokedale, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,754
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$51
Police - Other 0$0 1$102
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$255
Sewerage 0$0 1$82
Water Supply 0$0 1$85
Totals for Government 0$0 6$2,329

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($126.05)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($67.23)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($50.42)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($42.02)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($16.81)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($16.81)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($8.40)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $21,000 ($176.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($8.40)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($8.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($142.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($42.02)
    All Other: $1,000 ($8.40)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($25.21)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,000 ($16.81)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($8.40)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $1,000 ($8.40)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $30,000 ($252.10)

5.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,628 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
Colorado average:

9.68%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from El Paso County, CO  0.49% ($21,040 average AGI)
from Pueblo County, CO  0.41% ($27,048)
from Colfax County, NM  0.26% ($42,462)


7.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,842 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.44%
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 Pueblo County, CO  1.10% ($27,737 average AGI)
to El Paso County, CO  0.50% ($35,308)
to Denver County, CO  0.33% ($39,647)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cokedale:

  • KCRT (1240 AM; 0 kW; TRINIDAD, CO; Owner: PHILLIPS 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.)
  • KRTN (1490 AM; 1 kW; RATON, NM; Owner: RATON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cokedale:

  • KCRT-FM (92.5 FM; TRINIDAD, CO; Owner: PHILLIPS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K207BN (89.3 FM; TRINIDAD, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KBKZ (96.5 FM; RATON, NM; Owner: PHILLIPS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRTN-FM (93.9 FM; RATON, NM; Owner: RATON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKIT (99.1 FM; ANGEL FIRE, NM; Owner: DMC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K216CT (91.1 FM; EAGLE NEST, NM; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO)
  • KDZA-FM (107.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K219CP (91.7 FM; TRINIDAD, CO; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K202CU (88.3 FM; JANSEN, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 3,415Total average daily traffic
  • 278Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,962Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Michael J Umano, Colorado Highway 12, North Of County Road 57.7 (Lat: 37.147806 Lon: -104.611750), Type: 60.9, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: 7813191011, Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (59%)
  • Wood (24%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Solar energy (4%)

Cokedale compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
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