Creede, Colorado

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Population in July 2009: 403. Population change since 2000: +6.9%
 
Males: 202  (50.1%)
Females: 201  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  44.8 years
Colorado median age:  34.3 years

Zip codes: 81130.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,023 (it was $30,893 in 2000)
Creede:

$42,023
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $38,016 (it was $21,801 in 2000)

Creede town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $186,888 (it was $86,100 in 2000)
Creede:

$186,888
CO:

$240,500
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  • Races in Creede, CO (2000)

    Creede races chart
    • 36195.8%White alone
    • 71.9%Two or more races
    • 61.6%Hispanic
    • 30.8%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Creede: 100.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (17.2%), United States (16.2%), Irish (15.4%), English (10.6%), Scotch-Irish (6.6%), Welsh (3.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 5/19/1892

Elevation: 8838 feet

Land area: 0.61 square miles.

Population density: 665 people per square mile   (low).

Creede,CO real estate house value index trend

Creede, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Creede:

  • High school or higher: 87.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Creede town:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 54.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

6 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.6%
Colorado:

9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Creede town:  0.4% ($320)
Colorado:  0.7% ($1,132)
Creede satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (128.8 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (135.3 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (415.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: City of Creede, CO (0.5 miles ), Cathedral, CO (4.2 miles) , South Fork, CO (4.5 miles ), Alpine, CO (4.6 miles) , Gerrard, CO (4.7 miles ), Lake City, CO (5.0 miles ), Cochetopa, CO (5.6 miles) , Del Norte, CO (5.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $68,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $39,300
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $23,500
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $29,500
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $62,100
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $140,200
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $147,400
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $105,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.85 N, Longitude: 106.93 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): There is no night in Creede

Area code: 719

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+5.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (32%)
  • Wood products (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (7%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (12%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Social assistance (9%)
  • Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Carpenters (16%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Construction laborers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Electricians (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Cashiers (11%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)

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

Average climate in Creede, Colorado

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Earthquake activity:

Creede-area historical earthquake activity is above Colorado state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 593.8 miles away from the city 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
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 134.9 miles away from Creede center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 595.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 60.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 560.4 miles away from Creede center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 578.4 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 Mineral County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Creede topographic map

airports located in Creede:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Creede:

  • Western State Colorado University (about 49 miles; Gunnison, CO; Full-time enrollment: 2,023)
  • Adams State University (about 63 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 66 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • San Juan College (about 102 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Colorado Mountain College (about 120 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 3,463)
  • Colorado Mesa University (about 122 miles; Grand Junction, CO; FT enrollment: 7,671)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 128 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)

Public high school in Creede:

  • CREEDE SCHOOL (Location: 308 LA GARITA AVENUE, Grades: PK-12)
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Library in Creede:

  • MINERAL COUNTY SCHOOL/REGIONAL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $27,000; Location: 380 LA GARITA AVE; 10,500 books; 650 audio materials; 150 video materials; 21 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Creede: Creede Emergency Medical Services (A), Creede Fire Department (B), Mineral County Sheriff's Office (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Creede: Creede Community Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: East Willow Creek (A), West Willow Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Candy Mine (Tours & Charters; 205 South Main), Big Horn Tours (Tours & Charters; 205 South Main).

Hotel: Blessings Inn (466 South Main).

Court: Colorado - Courts- Mineral County Court (1201 North Main Street).

Mineral County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.6%
Whole state:  65.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.3%
Whole state:  5.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

13.4%
Whole state:

9.3%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.4%
Whole state:

4.1%

Banks with branches in Creede (2011 data):

  • Pine River Valley Bank: Creede Branch at 118 South Main Street, branch established on 2006/12/04. Info updated 2007/06/01: Bank assets: $145.2 mil, Deposits: $129.7 mil, headquarters in Bayfield, CO, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Pine River Bank Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Colorado average:

11.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Creede town (based on Mineral County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4212
Mainline Protestant1062
Catholic401
None145-
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
Mineral County:

10.42 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

52.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.1%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Mineral County:

18.1%
Colorado:

18.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Creede:

48.9%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.3%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.1
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Creede:

23.9%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

20.0%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Creede:

6.8
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

44.0%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Creede:

52.0%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.8%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Creede, CO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$4,212$25,2727$425
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$400
Streets and Highways 2$9,546$57,2760$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$1,298
Totals for Government 4$13,758$41,2749$2,123

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $88,000 ($218.36)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $51,000 ($126.55)
    Financial Administration: $45,000 ($111.66)
    Regular Highways: $18,000 ($44.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($12.41)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $5,000 ($12.41)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $31,000 ($76.92)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $45,000 ($111.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $88,000 ($218.36)
    Highways: $19,000 ($47.15)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $232,000 ($575.68)
    Property: $36,000 ($89.33)
    Motor Vehicle License: $3,000 ($7.44)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $21,000 ($52.11)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

8.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,720 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.33%
Colorado average:

9.68%

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

6.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,500 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
Colorado average:

9.12%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Creede:

  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • 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.)
  • KUBC (580 AM; 5 kW; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KIUP (930 AM; 5 kW; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Creede:

  • 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)
  • K219CF (91.7 FM; DEL NORTE, ETC., CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KKXK (94.1 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KIQX (101.3 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTINGS, LLC)
  • KUTE (90.1 FM; IGNACIO, CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • K210BA (89.9 FM; PURGATORY, ETC., CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • KRSJ (100.5 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KOTO (91.7 FM; TELLURIDE, CO; Owner: SAN MIGUEL EDUCATIONAL FUND, INC.)
  • KWGL (105.7 FM; OURAY, CO; Owner: WS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KPRH (88.3 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF COLORADO INC)
  • K287AA (105.3 FM; PAGOSA SPRINGS, ETC., CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • KWUF-FM (106.3 FM; PAGOSA SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WOLF CREEK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KBNG (103.7 FM; RIDGWAY, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Creede fatal accident list:

Jun 22, 1980 11:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $40,000Total costs
  • 2,833Total average daily traffic
  • 117Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,122Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Creede)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Rio Grande Reservoir (Lat: 37.722222 Lon: -107.267278), Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WNAG887, Licensee ID: L00001440
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.500 MHzGrant Date: 06/21/2005, Expiration Date: 09/04/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/05/2012Registrant: State Of Colorado, 601 East 18th Avenue, Suite 250, Denver, CO 80203, Phone: (303) 764-7700, Fax: (303) 764-7982, Email:
  • 1/2 Mi W (Lat: 37.835278 Lon: -106.935889), Type: Tank, Structure height: 2 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: KNGM518
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHzGrant Date: 04/19/2013, Expiration Date: 07/07/2023, Certifier: Sandra S WrightRegistrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 37.852611 Lon: -106.925250, Call Sign: WQSC585
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.187 MHz, 456.487 MHz, 457.037 MHz, 452.062 MHz, 451.487 MHzGrant Date: 08/30/2013, Expiration Date: 08/30/2023, Certifier: Buck StrohRegistrant: Bearcom Operating LP, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (800) 458-9887, Fax: (214) 355-1714, Email:
  • 450 Corsair Dr. (Lat: 37.826111 Lon: -106.924889), Type: Mast, Structure height: 10.6 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WQVM429
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1200 MHzGrant Date: 03/27/2015, Expiration Date: 03/27/2025, Certifier: Buck StrohRegistrant: Primex Wireless Inc, 965 Wells St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Creede)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3888Y , Serial Number: 21058388, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Ron C Fief, Po Box 819, Creede, CO 81130
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 50568 , Serial Number: 1191-80, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 12/04/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Bristol Aviation, Po Box 271, Creede, CO 81130
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150K (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6199G , Serial Number: 15071699, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 01/09/1970
    Registrant (Individual): Michael A Mcclure, Po Box 333, Creede, CO 81130
  • Aircraft: BEECH E33 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6256V , Serial Number: CD-1120, Year manufactured: 1967
    Registrant (Corporation): Ad Astra Farms LLC, 106 Rogers Dr, Creede, CO 81130
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8539Z , Serial Number: 51452, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 09/18/1981
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Randy G Riggs, Po Box 271, Creede, CO 81130, Other Owners: Shelley L Riggs
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8915D , Serial Number: 22-6072, Year manufactured: 1958
    Registrant (Partnership): Gordon E Hosselkus, , Creede, CO 81130, Other Owners: John Kulyk, Karl P Kolisch
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 9952Q , Serial Number: 18-3579, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 04/03/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Jimmy K Adelman, Po Box 558, Creede, CO 81130

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

CREEDE TOWN OF (Population served: 1,965, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
MOUNTAIN VIEW AT RIVERS EDGE RV (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
RIVERCREST ACRES HOA (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Creede that have no violations reported:

  • SAN JUAN RANCH (Population served: 90, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RC GUEST RANCH (Population served: 37, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
Most common first names in Creede, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William974.4 years
John778.0 years
Margaret684.3 years
Charles577.6 years
George568.2 years
Carl366.0 years
Donald368.0 years
Mary378.4 years
Bertha287.0 years
Eugene258.4 years
Most common last names in Creede, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown582.2 years
Powell576.6 years
Lafont479.0 years
Gustafson476.5 years
Davis479.7 years
Hosselkus481.0 years
Fairchild386.6 years
Birdsey376.0 years
Kroll366.4 years
Dabney378.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (64%)
  • Wood (27%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Businesses in Creede, CO

  • True Value: 1

Creede compared to Colorado state average:

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

Creede on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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