Dolores, Colorado

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Population in 2014: 948 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.6%
 
Males: 500  (52.8%)
Females: 448  (47.2%)
Median resident age:  37.3 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 81323.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,461 (it was $30,417 in 2000)
Dolores:

$27,461
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,841 (it was $14,912 in 2000)

Dolores town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $117,297 (it was $90,400 in 2000)
Dolores:

$117,297
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $119,138; Detached houses: $165,038; Townhouses or other attached units: $238,734; Mobile homes: $37,739

Median gross rent in 2013: $949.

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  • Races in Dolores, CO (2010)

    Dolores races chart
    • 78283.5%White alone
    • 10210.9%Hispanic
    • 293.1%Two or more races
    • 171.8%American Indian alone
    • 30.3%Other race alone
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dolores: 95.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (22.6%), Irish (13.7%), German (12.8%), English (10.8%), French (4.6%), Scottish (4.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 7/19/1900

Elevation: 6936 feet

Land area: 0.70 square miles.

Population density: 1,355 people per square mile   (low).

Dolores,CO real estate house value index trend

Dolores, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Dolores:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dolores town:

  • Never married: 34.6%
  • Now married: 39.0%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 21.4%

15 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.6%
Colorado:

9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,102 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $518 (0.9%)

Dolores satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rio Rancho, NM (182.4 miles , pop. 51,765).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (194.4 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (339.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Lewis, CO (3.1 miles ), Cortez, CO (3.1 miles ), Mancos, CO (3.8 miles ), Pleasant View, CO (3.9 miles ), Towaoc, CO (4.7 miles ), Ute Mountain, CO (5.2 miles ), Rico, CO (5.5 miles ), Dove Creek, CO (5.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $90,200
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $78,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $78,300
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $87,600
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $208,800
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $260,800
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $260,800
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $85,100
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $85,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.47 N, Longitude: 108.50 W

Area code: 970

Dolores household income distribution Dolores home values distribution

Dolores tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -11 (-1.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Dolores, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Dolores-area historical earthquake activity is above Colorado state average. It is 273% 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 504.5 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 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 488.8 miles away from Dolores center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 526.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 501.2 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 9/2/1992 at 10:26:20, a magnitude 5.9 (5.7 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.9 ML, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 275.5 miles away from Dolores center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 534.3 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Montezuma 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).
Dolores topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dolores:

  • SOUTHWEST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; CORTEZ, CO)
  • FOUR CORNERS DIALYSIS CLINIC CORTEZ (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; CORTEZ, CO)
  • PASCO/SW INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CORTEZ, CO)
  • SOUTHWEST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CORTEZ, CO)
  • GUARDIAN ANGEL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CORTEZ, CO)
  • VALLEY INN, THE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MANCOS, CO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dolores:

  • Fort Lewis College (about 38 miles; Durango, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,631)
  • San Juan College (about 52 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Colorado Mesa University (about 111 miles; Grand Junction, CO; FT enrollment: 7,671)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 114 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Adams State University (about 144 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Colorado Mountain College (about 157 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 3,463)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 191 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)

Public high school in Dolores:

Public elementary/middle schools in Dolores:

See full list of schools located in Dolores

Library in Dolores:

  • DOLORES LIBRARY DISTRICT/MONTEZUMA COUNTY (Operating income: $332,512; Location: 1002 RAILROAD AVE; 18,181 books; 1,839 e-books; 4,056 audio materials; 791 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 10 state licensed databases; 26 print serial subscriptions; 6 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Dolores: Dolores Fire Department (A), Dolores Public Library (B), Dolores Town Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Dolores include: Friendship Assembly of God (A), Dolores Southern Baptist Church (B), United Methodist Church (C), Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church (D), First Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Dolores include: Joe Rowell Park (1), Dolores City Park (2), Flanders Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Anasazi Heritage Center (Museums; 27501 Highway 184), Galloping Goose Historical Society of Dolores Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 420 Central Avenue).

Hotels: Dolores Mountain Inn (701 Highway 145), Circle K Ranch Inc (27758 Highway 145).

Montezuma County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 55.5. This is better than average.

City:

55.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.12. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.12
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.2%
(29.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  54.8%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.0%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
9 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
12 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Dolores (2011 data):

  • The Dolores State Bank: at 101 South 6th Street, branch established on 1959/01/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $127.3 mil, Deposits: $108.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Colorado average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Neighborhoods in Dolores:

(Dolores, Colorado Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Dolores town (based on Montezuma County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,33428
Other2,3318
Catholic1,2883
Mainline Protestant1,0658
None17,517-
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: 4
Montezuma County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Montezuma County:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

12.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.3%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Montezuma County:

19.0%
Colorado:

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

8.2%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.7%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.9%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Dolores:

28.9
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.4%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Dolores:

10.9%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Dolores:

36.0%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

55.0%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Dolores:

77.0%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dolores, 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 3$14,791$59,1640$0
Other Government Administration 1$10,887$130,6440$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$384
Streets and Highways 1$5,610$67,3200$0
Sewerage 1$5,534$66,4080$0
Parks and Recreation 1$5,534$66,4080$0
Water Supply 1$5,534$66,4080$0
Totals for Government 8$47,890$71,8351$384

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $25,000 ($26.37)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $169,000 ($178.27)
    Sewerage: $156,000 ($164.56)
    Regular Highways: $103,000 ($108.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($16.88)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $184,000 ($194.09)
    Benefit Payments: $14,000 ($14.77)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $63,000 ($66.46)
    Regular Highways: $46,000 ($48.52)
    Sewerage: $25,000 ($26.37)
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000 ($11.60)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $135,000 ($142.41)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $230,000 ($242.62)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $22,000 ($23.21)
    From Other Government: $5,000 ($5.27)
    From Local Government: $5,000 ($5.27)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.05)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $156,000 ($164.56)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $132,000 ($139.24)
    Property: $73,000 ($77.00)
    Public Utilities: $60,000 ($63.29)
    Motor Vehicle License: $3,000 ($3.16)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $40,000 ($42.19)

6.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.81%
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 San Juan County, NM  0.74% ($32,538 average AGI)
from La Plata County, CO  0.68% ($96,700)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.28% ($59,800)


7.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,616 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.02%
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 San Juan County, NM  0.67% ($26,610 average AGI)
to La Plata County, CO  0.62% ($37,000)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.28% ($31,480)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dolores:

  • KVFC (740 AM; 1 kW; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIUP (930 AM; 5 kW; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KLLV (550 AM; daytime; 2 kW; BREEN, CO; Owner: DAYSTAR RADIO, LTD.)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KENN (1390 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KNDN (960 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: BASIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRZE (1280 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: J. THOMAS DEVELOPMENT OF NM, INC.)
  • KUBC (580 AM; 5 kW; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dolores:

  • K269EO (107.1 FM; DOLORES, CO; Owner: ALAN E. KARSH)
  • K278AD (103.5 FM; CORTEZ, ETC., CO; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • K216DA (91.1 FM; DOLORES, CO; Owner: SAN JUAN BASIN AREA VOCATIONAL TECH.)
  • KRTZ (98.7 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • K232DA (94.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • K237CR (95.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • K220DZ (91.9 FM; DOLORES, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • KSJD (91.5 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: SAN JUAN BASIN AREA VOC-TECH SCHOOL)
  • K265DC (100.9 FM; CORTEZ, ETC., CO; Owner: NAVAJO MISSIONS, INC.)
  • K281AC (104.1 FM; MANCOS, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K242AJ (96.3 FM; MANCOS, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • KISZ-FM (97.9 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • K222AD (92.3 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • KIQX (101.3 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTINGS, LLC)
  • KRSJ (100.5 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KUTE (90.1 FM; IGNACIO, CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • K210BA (89.9 FM; PURGATORY, ETC., CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • K248AJ (97.5 FM; MONTICELLO, UT; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • K216DB (91.1 FM; PLEASANT VIEW, CO; Owner: SAN JUAN BASIN AREA VOCATIONAL TECH.)
  • KOTO (91.7 FM; TELLURIDE, CO; Owner: SAN MIGUEL EDUCATIONAL FUND, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dolores:

  • K05GA (Channel 5; DOLORES, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K13AT (Channel 13; DOLORES, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K02OG (Channel 2; DOLORES, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K06NT (Channel 6; DOLORES, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K08LL (Channel 8; DOLORES, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K04NK (Channel 4; DOLORES, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K10MZ (Channel 10; DOLORES, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)

Dolores fatal accident list:

Jun 12, 2005 08:18 PM, Sr-145, 18th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 9, 1990 03:12 PM, 145, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 5,200Total average daily traffic
  • 312Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,436Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

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

DOLORES TOWN OF (Population served: 1,650, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-16-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-16-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2007)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
PRIEST GULCH RV AND CAMPGROUND (Population served: 190, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
PINE POINT CG (Population served: 42, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WEST DOLORES CAMPGROUND (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
TRANSFER CG (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • MONTEZUMA WC (Population served: 13,594, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Dolores

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dolores, CO
Most common first names in Dolores, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2371.7 years
William2172.3 years
John1874.0 years
George1378.4 years
Charles1370.6 years
Mary1176.4 years
Joe1173.5 years
Helen1082.6 years
Fred1073.6 years
Robert1073.6 years
Most common last names in Dolores, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Leavell1172.5 years
Smith974.1 years
Thompson672.4 years
Akin684.7 years
Martinez681.2 years
Hindmarsh672.2 years
Miller676.8 years
Neal682.3 years
Taylor578.6 years
Brumley582.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Wood (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Businesses in Dolores, CO

  • FedEx: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Dolores compared to Colorado state average:

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

Dolores on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South Central Asia (population 500+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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  • Dennis Lee Williams (1)
  • James L. Schlabaugh (1)
  • Gerald M. Ryan (1)
  • Joel Cosper (1)

Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2016.