Colorado City, Texas

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Population in 2017: 3,943 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.9%
 
Males: 1,994  (50.6%)
Females: 1,949  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

37.8 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 79512.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $33,871 (it was $22,842 in 2000)
Colorado City:

$33,871
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,466 (it was $15,591 in 2000)

Colorado City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $63,081 (it was $28,500 in 2000)
Colorado City:

$63,081
TX:

$172,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $663.

March 2019 cost of living index in Colorado City: 76.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.3%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.7% for Black residents, 8.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Colorado City, TX (2017)
    • 2,03447.6%White alone
    • 1,85643.4%Hispanic
    • 2796.5%Black alone
    • 350.8%Asian alone
    • 210.5%American Indian alone
    • 180.4%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Colorado City, Texas as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Colorado City is 183 to 1.


Crime rates in Colorado City by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(24.8)
3
(72.6)
8
(204.2)
4
(103.0)
8
(207.7)
4
(102.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.3)
2
(50.3)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(24.8)
1
(24.2)
1
(25.5)
2
(51.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.5)
1
(24.3)
1
(24.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
14
(347.5)
28
(677.6)
7
(178.7)
12
(309.0)
6
(155.8)
9
(231.1)
28
(661.5)
33
(781.8)
33
(808.0)
21
(509.7)
6
(145.9)
7
(176.0)
6
(153.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(570.9)
39
(943.9)
35
(893.3)
15
(386.3)
24
(623.2)
32
(821.6)
35
(826.8)
72
(1,706)
43
(1,053)
83
(2,015)
38
(924.3)
50
(1,257)
33
(842.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
121
(3,003)
113
(2,735)
132
(3,369)
105
(2,704)
131
(3,402)
130
(3,338)
97
(2,292)
100
(2,369)
79
(1,934)
70
(1,699)
52
(1,265)
97
(2,439)
86
(2,197)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(223.4)
6
(145.2)
7
(178.7)
7
(180.3)
3
(77.9)
1
(25.7)
8
(189.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(73.5)
1
(24.3)
5
(121.6)
7
(176.0)
3
(76.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(24.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(76.6)
1
(25.8)
2
(51.9)
2
(51.3)
1
(23.6)
1
(23.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.1)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)274.8387.9418.3309.3383.3321.4304.0370.5325.9320.1181.0275.1191.3

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City-data.com crime index in Colorado City, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 14 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: American (22.2%), German (2.4%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%), English (1.4%), Irish (1.4%), Scottish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2071 feet

Land area: 5.29 square miles.

Population density: 745 people per square mile   (low).

Colorado City, Texas map

270 residents are foreign born (5.7% Latin America).

This city:

6.3%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,054 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $548 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (65.3 miles , pop. 115,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (207.0 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (239.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Lake Colorado City, TX (2.3 miles ),
Loraine, TX (2.9 miles ),
Westbrook, TX (3.0 miles ),
Hermleigh, TX (4.2 miles ),
Roscoe, TX (4.4 miles ),
Snyder, TX (4.7 miles ),
Fluvanna-Sharon Ridge, TX (4.8 miles ),
Coahoma, TX (5.2 miles )

Latitude: 32.40 N, Longitude: 100.86 W

Area code: 325

Distribution of median household income in Colorado City, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Colorado City, TX in 2017
Colorado City satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $54,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $29,400
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $165,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $48,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $90,900
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $172,300
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $150,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Colorado City, TX residents
Average permit cost in Colorado City, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Colorado City, TX
Historical housing units in Colorado City, TX
Most common industries in Colorado City, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (14.2%)
  • Educational services (11.6%)
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.5%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (16.6%)
  • Construction (11.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (9.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Utilities (6.1%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.6%)
  • Educational services (18.8%)
  • Public administration (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (7.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Colorado City, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (14.7%)
  • Extraction workers (6.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)

Average climate in Colorado City, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Colorado City-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 7% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/24/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Colorado City city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1968, a category F3 tornado 18.7 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Colorado City-area historical earthquake activity is above Texas state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 44.2 miles away from Colorado City center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 130.9 miles away from Colorado City center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 215.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/29/2008 at 10:24:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 284.0 miles away from Colorado City center
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 Mitchell County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 3 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colorado City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Colorado City:

  • HEART OF WEST TEXAS HOSPICE (1927 HICKORY SUITE 110)
  • MITCHELL COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 997 WEST I-20)
  • KRISTI LEE MANOR INC (1941 CHESTNUT)
  • VALLEY FAIR LODGE (1541 CHESTNUT ST)
  • ACCESSCARE- COLORADO CITY DIALYSIS (1546 CHESTNUT ST)
  • INTEGRACARE HOME HEALTH OF COLORADO CITY (271 WALNUT STREET)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF ROTAN (139 W 2ND ST)

Airports located in Colorado City:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Colorado City:

  • Howard College (about 36 miles; Big Spring, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,587)
  • Abilene Christian University (about 68 miles; Abilene, TX; FT enrollment: 4,025)
  • Angelo State University (about 71 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,019)
  • Midland College (about 78 miles; Midland, TX; FT enrollment: 3,650)
  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (about 93 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 2,982)
  • Odessa College (about 97 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Texas Tech University (about 101 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)

Public high schools in Colorado City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Colorado City:

See full list of schools located in Colorado City

Library in Colorado City:

  • MITCHELL COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $168,583; Location: 340 OAK ST; 36,034 books; 785 audio materials; 841 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 35 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Colorado City: Mitchell County Public Library (A), Heart of West Texas Museum (B), Colorado City Fire Department (C), Mitchell County Ambulance Service (D), Mitchell County Courthouse (E), Wallace Community Center (F), Kristi Lee Manor (G), Scott-Majors House (H), Colorado City Civic Center (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Colorado City include: House of Hope Community Church (A), New Life Bible Ministries (B), First Assembly of God (C), Christian Temple (D), Church of Christ (E), Mount Zion Baptist Church (F), Calvary Baptist Church (G), Saint Anns Catholic Church (H), Primera Iglesia Bautista el Calvario (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Colorado Cemetery (1), Cemetery of the Sands (2), Mitchell County Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Lone Wolf Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Colorado City include: Seven Wells Monument (1), Ruddick Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Colorado City City - Museum (340 East 3rd Street).

Hotel: Co City-Days Inn (RR 1 Box 293).

Birthplace of: Guy Morriss - Football player and coach, Martin Dies, Jr. - Politician, Myra Crownover - Politician, James Moeser - University president.

Mitchell County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

65.7%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
110 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
21 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
109 people in nursing homes in 2000
11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Colorado City (2011 data):

  • First National Bank of Colorado City: First National Bank Of Colorado City at 2225 Hickory, branch established on 1982/10/29. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $42.7 mil, Deposits: $38.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices
  • The City National Bank of Colorado City: The City National Bank Of Colorado C at 228 Elm Street, branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $109.8 mil, Deposits: $100.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: City National Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Colorado City:

Marital status in Colorado City, TX
  • Never married: 19.2%
  • Now married: 64.0%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

For population 25 years and over in Colorado City:

  • High school or higher: 71.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.8
Texas average:

14.0

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

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Religion statistics for Colorado City, TX (based on Mitchell County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,30914
Catholic1,6502
Mainline Protestant6127
Other-2
None3,832-
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: 2
Mitchell County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Mitchell County:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Mitchell County:

5.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.2%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Mitchell County:

29.1%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Mitchell County:

9.7%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.1%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.5%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Colorado City:

28.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Colorado City:

23.4%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Colorado City:

12.6%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Colorado City:

34.7%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

51.9%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.6%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Colorado City, TX 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
Streets and Highways 7$13,315$22,8260$0
Water Supply 6$10,419$20,8380$0
Police - Other 6$12,394$24,7883$4,313
Police Protection - Officers 6$18,367$36,7340$0
Financial Administration 4$12,310$36,9300$0
Parks and Recreation 4$7,176$21,5282$1,397
Solid Waste Management 2$3,720$22,3203$3,452
Other Government Administration 1$4,683$56,1960$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,770$33,2400$0
Firefighters 1$3,286$39,4321$374
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 38$88,440$27,9289$9,536

Colorado City government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $695,000 ($176.26)
    Water Utilities: $627,000 ($159.02)
    Regular Highways: $573,000 ($145.32)
    Police Protection: $548,000 ($138.98)
    Sewerage: $470,000 ($119.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $347,000 ($88.00)
    Financial Administration: $180,000 ($45.65)
    Central Staff Services: $152,000 ($38.55)
    General - Other: $140,000 ($35.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $132,000 ($33.48)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $98,000 ($24.85)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $67,000 ($16.99)
    Health - Other: $30,000 ($7.61)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $10,000 ($2.54)
    Air Transportation: $4,000 ($1.01)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $232,000 ($58.84)
    Corporate Bonds: $170,000 ($43.11)
    Benefit Payments: $155,000 ($39.31)
    Withdrawals: $17,000 ($4.31)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($5.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $154,000 ($39.06)
    Parks and Recreation: $109,000 ($27.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $91,000 ($23.08)
    Regular Highways: $52,000 ($13.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,426,000 ($361.65)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $340,000 ($86.23)

Colorado City government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $972,000 ($246.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $628,000 ($159.27)
    Other: $68,000 ($17.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($4.57)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $8,000 ($2.03)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $117,000 ($29.67)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $25,000 ($6.34)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $105,000 ($26.63)
    General Revenue - Other: $72,000 ($18.26)
    Rents: $29,000 ($7.35)
    Interest Earnings: $26,000 ($6.59)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($0.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,610,000 ($408.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $106,000 ($26.88)
  • Tax - Property: $717,000 ($181.84)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $619,000 ($156.99)
    Public Utilities Sales: $312,000 ($79.13)
    Other Selective Sales: $64,000 ($16.23)
    Other License: $12,000 ($3.04)

Colorado City government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,124,000 ($2060.36)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,584,000 ($1923.41)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $540,000 ($136.95)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $160,000 ($40.58)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,511,000 ($383.21)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $580,000 ($147.10)

7.85% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,067 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.85%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Nolan County, TX  0.81% ($43,450 average AGI)
to Scurry County, TX  0.81% ($33,550)
Businesses in Colorado City, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2RadioShack1
Ace Hardware1SAS Shoes1
Alco Stores1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Colorado City:

  • KVMC (1320 AM; daytime; 1 kW; COLORADO CITY, TX; Owner: JIMLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCRS (550 AM; 5 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KSNY (1450 AM; 1 kW; SNYDER, TX; Owner: SNYDER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KGKL (960 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: KGKL, INC.)
  • KXOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; SWEETWATER, TX; Owner: STEIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Colorado City:

  • KAUM (107.1 FM; COLORADO CITY, TX; Owner: JAMES G. BAUM)
  • KHYS (100.7 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEAN-FM (105.1 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHXS (102.7 FM; MERKEL, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KLYD (98.9 FM; SNYDER, TX; Owner: DELBERT FOREE)

TV broadcast stations around Colorado City:

  • K07TZ (Channel 7; SNYDER, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K42ET (Channel 42; SNYDER, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K26DW (Channel 26; SNYDER, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KPCB (Channel 17; SNYDER, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
Colorado City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Colorado City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 44Number of bridges
  • 505ft / 154mTotal length
  • $7,326,000Total costs
  • 149,028Total average daily traffic
  • 53,552Total average daily truck traffic
  • 173,805Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Colorado City, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 311960-1969
  • 21980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Colorado City, TX

2004 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2017 the average number of fires per year is 59. The highest number of fire incidents - 110 took place in 2009, and the least - 32 in 2011. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Colorado City, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (66.0%), and Structure Fires (18.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Colorado City, TX
    • 54766.0%Outside Fires
    • 15718.9%Structure Fires
    • 9211.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 334.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Colorado City, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Colorado City, Texas:

  • Western Suites, 2233 Vine St, Colorado City, Texas 79512 , Phone: (325) 728-4100, Fax: (325) 728-8441
  • BEST WESTERN PLUS LONESTAR INN & SUITES, 2304 N STATE Hwy 208, Colorado city, Texas 79512 , Phone: (325) 728-2638, Fax: (325) 455-2820
  • LaQuinta Inn, 880 E I 20, Colorado city, Texas 79512 , Phone: (325) 307-5504, Fax: (325) 307-3244
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Colorado City, Texas
Most common first names in Colorado City, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7575.2 years
John7576.2 years
Mary6378.7 years
William5976.0 years
Charles3974.1 years
Robert3274.8 years
George2976.7 years
Thomas2575.1 years
Frank2178.2 years
Willie2180.1 years
Most common last names in Colorado City, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5377.8 years
Jones3379.4 years
Brown3279.6 years
Williams2672.4 years
Davis2271.4 years
Martin2079.3 years
Green2068.7 years
Johnson1973.8 years
Feaster1875.6 years
Wilson1775.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Colorado City, TX
  • 54.6%Utility gas
  • 30.9%Electricity
  • 8.6%Wood
  • 5.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Colorado City, TX
  • 47.4%Utility gas
  • 45.5%Electricity
  • 7.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Colorado City compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 11 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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