Dove Creek, Colorado

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Population in 2017: 733 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +5.0%
 
Males: 381  (52.0%)
Females: 352  (48.0%)
Median resident age:

40.1 years
Colorado median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 81324.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $40,267 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Dove Creek:

$40,267
CO:

$69,117

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,669 (it was $13,015 in 2000)

Dove Creek town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $113,975 (it was $52,300 in 2000)
Dove Creek:

$113,975
CO:

$348,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $122,998; detached houses: $143,171; mobile homes: $58,874

Median gross rent in 2017: $695.

March 2019 cost of living index in Dove Creek: 91.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.3%
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  • Races in Dove Creek, CO (2010)
    • 67291.4%White alone
    • 263.5%Hispanic
    • 192.6%Two or more races
    • 152.0%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.1%Black alone

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



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Dove Creek, Colorado as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Dove Creek is 661 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: American (62.5%), German (12.5%), English (5.1%), Irish (3.4%), Scottish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6840 feet

Land area: 0.53 square miles.

Population density: 1,389 people per square mile   (low).

Dove Creek, Colorado map

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
Colorado:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $606 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $437 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rio Rancho, NM (211.8 miles , pop. 51,765).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (223.7 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (343.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Pleasant View, CO (4.0 miles ),
Gladel, CO (4.3 miles),
Lewis, CO (4.7 miles ),
Monticello, UT (5.0 miles ),
Dolores, CO (5.5 miles ),
Blanding, UT (5.7 miles ),
Cortez, CO (5.8 miles ),
Naturita, CO (6.0 miles )

Latitude: 37.77 N, Longitude: 108.91 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Pinto Bean Capital of the World

Area code: 970

Distribution of median household income in Dove Creek, CO in 2017
Distribution of house value in Dove Creek, CO in 2017
Dove Creek satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Colorado:

3.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +45 (+6.9%).
Most common industries in Dove Creek, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.5%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Public administration (10.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.8%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (26.7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (11.1%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (18.1%)
  • Health care (15.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (11.0%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Dove Creek, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Mathematical science occupations (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (14.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (5.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.7%)

Average climate in Dove Creek, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Dove Creek-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 294% 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 493.3 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 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 498.1 miles away from the city center
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 476.7 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 505.8 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 256.0 miles away from Dove Creek center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 494.8 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 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 Dolores County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dove Creek topographic map

Airports and heliports located in Dove Creek:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dove Creek:

  • Fort Lewis College (about 67 miles; Durango, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,631)
  • San Juan College (about 80 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Colorado Mesa University (about 93 miles; Grand Junction, CO; FT enrollment: 7,671)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 121 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Colorado Mountain College (about 150 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 3,463)
  • Adams State University (about 167 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Snow College (about 182 miles; Ephraim, UT; FT enrollment: 3,224)

Public high school in Dove Creek:

Public elementary/middle school in Dove Creek:

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Library in Dove Creek:

  • DOLORES COUNTY SCHOOL/PUBLIC LIB / DOVE CREEK (Operating income: $56,332; Location: 525 NORTH MAIN; 31,218 books; 856 audio materials; 621 video materials; 16 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Dove Creek: Dove Creek Volunteer Ambulance Service (A), Dove Creek Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Dove Creek Number 1 Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Country Inn (442 Highway 491).

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

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

DOVE CREEK TOWN OF (Population served: 850, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-06-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-06-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-12-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-16-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-16-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-22-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2012)
  • 22 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

69.3%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Dove Creek (2011 data):

  • Bank Midwest, National Association: Dove Creek Branch at 305 South Guyrene Street, branch established on 1949/01/17. Info updated 2012/03/19: Bank assets: $6,237.6 mil, Deposits: $5,064.6 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 138 total offices, Holding Company: Nbh Holdings Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Dove Creek:

Marital status in Dove Creek, CO
  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

For population 25 years and over in Dove Creek:

  • High school or higher: 88.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Colorado average:

11.3

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dove Creek, CO (based on Dolores County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1903
Catholic732
Mainline Protestant571
Other211
None1,723-
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
Dolores County:

5.24 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Dolores County:

20.96 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Dolores County:

5.8%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.4%
Colorado:

18.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dove Creek:

55.1%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

54.4%
State:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Dove Creek:

28.6
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.2%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Dove Creek:

10.2%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Dove Creek:

6.9
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Dove Creek:

35.4%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

59.8%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Dove Creek:

78.2%
State:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dove Creek, 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
Streets and Highways 3$3,852$15,4080$0
Financial Administration 1$4,162$49,9440$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,759$33,1081$1,233
Sewerage 1$3,852$46,2240$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 6$14,625$29,2501$1,233

3.68% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,167 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.68%
Colorado average:

9.96%

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

Businesses in Dove Creek, CO

  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • Ford: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Dove Creek:

  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KUBC (580 AM; 5 kW; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIUP (930 AM; 5 kW; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KVFC (740 AM; 1 kW; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • KENN (1390 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dove Creek:

  • K204DZ (88.7 FM; DOVE CREEK, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K248AJ (97.5 FM; MONTICELLO, UT; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • KRTZ (98.7 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • K216DB (91.1 FM; PLEASANT VIEW, CO; Owner: SAN JUAN BASIN AREA VOCATIONAL TECH.)
  • K232DA (94.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • K237CR (95.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • KVMT (89.1 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: NORTH FORK VALLEY PUBLIC RADIO, INC)
  • KRYD (104.9 FM; NORWOOD, CO; Owner: ROCKY III INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • K222AD (92.3 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K278AD (103.5 FM; CORTEZ, ETC., CO; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • 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)
  • K213BX (90.5 FM; NUCLA, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K294AB (106.7 FM; DOVE CREEK, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Dove Creek:

  • K17GE (Channel 17; DOVE CREEK, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K23GF (Channel 23; DOVE CREEK, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)

Dove Creek fatal accident list:

Sep 14, 2002 09:17 PM, Us-666, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 7, 1999 02:00 AM, Us-666, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 24, 1995 03:15 PM, 666, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 3.4mTotal length
  • $152,000Total costs
  • 9,450Total average daily traffic
  • 1,791Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,046Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dove Creek)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 420 N Main St (Lat: 37.766389 Lon: -108.903167), Call Sign: KNGB515,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.680 MHz, 154.845 MHz, 154.905 MHz, 155.475 MHz, Grant Date: 10/06/2010, Expiration Date: 12/31/2020, Registrant: State Of Colorado, 601 East 18th Avenue, Suite 250, Denver, CO 80203, Phone: (303) 764-7700, Fax: (303) 764-7982, Email:
  • Dolores County Community Health Clinic (Lat: 37.762222 Lon: -108.904000), Call Sign: KNFJ203, Licensee ID: L00084994,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/1997, Expiration Date: 04/24/2002, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2002, Registrant: Dolores County Community Health Clinic, Dove Creek, CO 81324, Phone: (303) 677-2291
  • 108 W Hwy 666 (Lat: 37.752778 Lon: -108.907611), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQX243, Licensee ID: L00035911,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.4600 MHz, Grant Date: 08/09/1995, Expiration Date: 09/07/2000, Cancellation Date: 11/12/2000, Registrant: Dolores County School District Re-2 J, Dove Creek, CO 81324
  • Dolores County Courthouse (Lat: 37.766389 Lon: -108.903167), Call Sign: WSZ226,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, Grant Date: 03/26/2015, Expiration Date: 05/21/2025, Registrant: Wf Communications, LLC, 3991 Spanish Valley Dr, Moab, UT 84532, Phone: (435) 259-8240, Fax: (435) 259-9379, Email:
  • 540 W 666 (Lat: 37.769444 Lon: -108.922333), Call Sign: KNCS956, Licensee ID: L00102208,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.075 MHz, Grant Date: 01/17/1997, Expiration Date: 02/09/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/11/2002, Registrant: Knuckles Pumping Service, Dove Creek, CO 81324, Phone: (970) 677-2205
  • 1 Mi E (Lat: 37.758333 Lon: -108.876500), Call Sign: WNAB494,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.625 MHz, Grant Date: 09/17/2014, Expiration Date: 08/01/2024, Certifier: M L Owen, Registrant: Qep Resources, Inc., 1050 17th Street. Suite 800, Denver, CO 80265, Phone: (303) 575-1899, Email:
  • 1 Mi E (Lat: 37.758333 Lon: -108.876500), Call Sign: KNFU596,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.6800 MHz, Grant Date: 11/13/2014, Expiration Date: 11/30/2024, Certifier: M L Owen, Registrant: Qep Resources, Inc., 1050 17th Street Suite 800, Denver, CO 80265, Phone: (303) 575-1899, Fax: (435) 781-4329, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, 1 Mi E Of (Lat: 37.758306 Lon: -108.873694), Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WNEI534, Licensee ID: L00007075,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2131.60 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/1998, Expiration Date: 05/20/2008, Cancellation Date: 03/03/2008, Registrant: Questar Infocomm Incorporated, Salt Lake City, UT 84145-0433, Phone: (801) 324-1941
  • Dove Creek, Lat: 37.770556 Lon: -108.925833, Type: Silo, Structure height: 67 m, Call Sign: WQIK495,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/19/2017, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Erich Hennig, Registrant: Tarkus Enterprises, LLC, 27033 Rd T 5, Dolores, CO 81323, Phone: (970) 799-1083, Email:
  • DOVE CREEK, 5 Miles E Of Dove Creek (Lat: 37.761000 Lon: -108.898806), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQQW604, Licensee ID: L00002584,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/15/2013, Expiration Date: 03/15/2023, Certifier: Glen Noble, Registrant: Empire Electric Association, Inc., 801 N Broadway, Cortez, CO 81321, Phone: (970) 564-4419, Email:
  • DOVE CREEK, 62418 Us-491 (Lat: 37.770528 Lon: -108.925694), Type: Silo, Structure height: 48 m, Overall height: 49 m, Call Sign: WRBP805,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/16/2018, Expiration Date: 05/16/2028, Certifier: Erich Hennig, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • DOVE CREEK, Main Street,1/2 Blck N Hwy 666 (Lat: 37.763583 Lon: -108.904528), Overall height: 25.6 m, Call Sign: WBB244,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2162.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/28/1997, Registrant: Eagle Telecommunications Inc, 1726 M Street, Suite 601, Washington, DC 20036

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • On Main Street, 1/2 Block North Of Highway 666 (Lat: 37.763583 Lon: -108.904528), Call Sign: KNKP482,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.475 MHz, Grant Date: 11/04/2008, Expiration Date: 11/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 10/30/2018, Registrant: Centurylink, Inc., 100 Centurylink Dr. Mailstop:3tcw088.2, Monroe, LA 71203, Phone: (318) 330-6883, Fax: (303) 391-2477, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KD6EZ, Licensee ID: L01113949, Grant Date: 12/23/2015, Expiration Date: 02/22/2026, Certifier: Stanley R Steele, Registrant: Stanley R Steele, 4030 County Road G, Dove Creek, CO 81324
  • Call Sign: KC0ILI, Licensee ID: L00267014, Grant Date: 05/07/2010, Expiration Date: 07/08/2020, Certifier: Andrew J Cole, Registrant: Andrew J Cole, Dove Creek, CO 81324
  • Call Sign: KC8RST, Licensee ID: L00369423, Grant Date: 06/02/2011, Expiration Date: 06/20/2021, Certifier: Charles E Davey, Registrant: Charles E Davey, 4030 Rd G, Dove Creek, CO 81324
  • Call Sign: KD0VNJ, Licensee ID: L01787370, Grant Date: 05/11/2013, Expiration Date: 05/11/2023, Cancellation Date: 05/31/2013, Certifier: Gregg W Liming, Registrant: Gregg W Liming, Dove Creek, CO 81324
  • Call Sign: W0CDL, Previous Call Sign: KD0VNJ, Licensee ID: L01787370, Grant Date: 05/31/2013, Expiration Date: 05/31/2023, Certifier: Gregg W Liming, Registrant: Gregg W Liming, Dove Creek, CO 81324
  • Call Sign: KD0VE, Previous Call Sign: KZ8H, Licensee ID: L00456572, Grant Date: 03/31/2015, Expiration Date: 03/31/2025, Cancellation Date: 06/24/2016, Certifier: Keith D Hardin, Registrant: Keith D Hardin, 541 Bob Street, Dove Creek, CO 81324

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3517C , Serial Number: 26560, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 06/06/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 07/28/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Robert A Anderson, Po Box 86, Dove Creek, CO 81324
  • Aircraft: INTERMOUNTAIN CALLAIR A-9 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 169 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7248V , Serial Number: 1285, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 09/07/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 03/07/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Robert A Anderson, Po Box 86, Dove Creek, CO 81324
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5418C , Serial Number: 19452, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 06/25/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 05/20/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Harold D Bryan, Po Box 799, Dove Creek, CO 81324
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/18/2017
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76863 , Serial Number: 11297, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Robert R Ward, , Dove Creek, CO 81324
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 12/27/2016

Most common first names in Dove Creek, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George1075.8 years
William969.0 years
John874.1 years
Robert663.3 years
Mary679.7 years
James674.7 years
Floyd468.0 years
Frank479.0 years
Raymond475.7 years
Emery479.3 years
Most common last names in Dove Creek, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Randolph1373.2 years
Davis765.1 years
Watkins585.6 years
Broderick477.8 years
Fury476.8 years
Buffington475.5 years
Johnson475.0 years
Perkins477.4 years
Young483.5 years
Smith473.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dove Creek, CO
  • 72.1%Utility gas
  • 12.1%Wood
  • 10.0%Electricity
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dove Creek, CO
  • 74.7%Utility gas
  • 14.5%Electricity
  • 7.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Wood


Dove Creek compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic 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 below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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