Elizabeth, Colorado

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Population in 2017: 1,409 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 
Males: 751  (53.3%)
Females: 658  (46.7%)
Median resident age:

32.9 years
Colorado median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 80107.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $72,621 (it was $49,596 in 2000)
Elizabeth:

$72,621
CO:

$69,117

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,566 (it was $18,902 in 2000)

Elizabeth town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $307,058 (it was $140,900 in 2000)
Elizabeth:

$307,058
CO:

$348,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $312,781; detached houses: $316,654; mobile homes: $114,618

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,173.

March 2019 cost of living index in Elizabeth: 94.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.2%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Elizabeth, CO (2010)
    • 1,21489.4%White alone
    • 1027.5%Hispanic
    • 231.7%Two or more races
    • 80.6%American Indian alone
    • 70.5%Asian alone
    • 40.3%Black alone

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



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Elizabeth, Colorado as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Elizabeth is 51 to 1.


Crime rates in Elizabeth by year

Type

2005

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

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)
1
(70.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(194.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(73.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(72.4)
1
(72.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(194.9)
2
(132.5)
2
(138.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(138.6)
1
(72.4)
3
(217.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(72.6)
0
(0.0)
4
(282.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(389.9)
15
(994.0)
13
(897.2)
11
(767.1)
10
(693.0)
5
(361.8)
7
(506.9)
1
(73.2)
2
(145.2)
1
(71.2)
2
(141.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
35
(2,274)
24
(1,590)
35
(2,415)
23
(1,604)
28
(1,940)
33
(2,388)
25
(1,810)
18
(1,318)
13
(944.1)
4
(284.9)
13
(918.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(194.9)
8
(530.2)
4
(276.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(138.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(138.0)
3
(209.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(71.2)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)328.8202.1209.1173.6164.9157.0173.1116.462.516.4306.5

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City-data.com crime index in Elizabeth, CO

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.94
Colorado average:

2.17
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Ancestries: American (18.1%), German (14.0%), Scottish (7.2%), European (5.5%), English (4.0%), British (2.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 10/9/1890

Elevation: 6448 feet

Land area: 0.86 square miles.

Population density: 1,641 people per square mile   (low).

Elizabeth, Colorado map

96 residents are foreign born (6.6% Latin America, 1.1% Europe).

This town:

7.8%
Colorado:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,552 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,458 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Centennial, CO (21.2 miles , pop. 100,377).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: South Aurora, CO (24.1 miles , pop. 297,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (579.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Ponderosa Park, CO (1.9 miles ),
Kiowa, CO (2.7 miles ),
Franktown, CO (2.9 miles),
The Pinery, CO (3.1 miles ),
Elbert, CO (3.2 miles ),
Castle Rock, CO (3.7 miles ),
Parker, CO (3.8 miles ),
Stonegate, CO (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 39.36 N, Longitude: 104.60 W

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

2.4%
Colorado:

3.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +565 (+65.0%).
Most common industries in Elizabeth, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (16.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Educational services (7.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (27.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.3%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.3%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (6.1%)
Most common occupations in Elizabeth, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Computer specialists (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.5%)
  • Cashiers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.6%)
  • Carpenters (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Cashiers (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.8%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.5%)

Average climate in Elizabeth, Colorado

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Elizabeth, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.6. This is about average.

City:

62.6
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 40.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.5
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Elizabeth-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 27% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/15/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 31.1 miles away from the Elizabeth town center injured 7 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/18/1975, a category F3 tornado 31.2 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Elizabeth-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Colorado state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 215.9 miles away from Elizabeth center
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) earthquake occurred 169.0 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, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 575.8 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 12.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 159.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 451.7 miles away from Elizabeth 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 Elbert County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elizabeth topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Elizabeth:

  • COMFORT CARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; PARKER, CO)
  • CASTLE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; CASTLE ROCK, CO)
  • BROOKSIDE INN (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CASTLE ROCK, CO)
  • RED HAWK DIALYSIS (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; CASTLE ROCK, CO)
  • CASTLE ROCK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CASTLE ROCK, CO)
  • PARKER DIALYSIS (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; PARKER, CO)

Airports and heliports located in Elizabeth:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elizabeth:

  • Jones International University (about 21 miles; Centennial, CO; Full-time enrollment: 2,556)
  • Colorado State University-Global Campus (about 24 miles; Greenwood Village, CO; FT enrollment: 3,642)
  • Community College of Aurora (about 27 miles; Aurora, CO; FT enrollment: 4,730)
  • Arapahoe Community College (about 29 miles; Littleton, CO; FT enrollment: 6,619)
  • United States Air Force Academy (about 29 miles; USAFA, CO; FT enrollment: 5,088)
  • University of Denver (about 31 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 9,621)
  • Emily Griffith Technical College (about 34 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 2,460)

Public high schools in Elizabeth:

Public elementary/middle schools in Elizabeth:

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Library in Elizabeth:

  • ELBERT COUNTY LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $859,338; Location: 239 MAIN STREET; 44,008 books; 7,652 audio materials; 4,883 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 29 state licensed databases; 106 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Elizabeth: Elizabeth Police Department (A), Elizabeth Fire Rescue Station 71 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Elizabeth Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Elbert 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 Elizabeth and their reported violations in the past:

ELIZABETH TOWN OF (Population served: 1,435, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-09-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-13-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-27-2007)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-19-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2008)
  • 53 regular monitoring violations
KIOWA TOWN OF (Population served: 630, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 regular monitoring violations
SPORTSMANS CAFE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
RED FEATHER SUPER MARKET (Population served: 35, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-28-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • SUMMIT PARK MD (Population served: 62, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BRITANIE RIDGE WS (Population served: 33, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

73.2%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.3%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Elizabeth (2011 data):

  • Bank Midwest, National Association: Elizabeth Branch at 120 So Elizabeth St, branch established on 1999/01/01. 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.
  • Bank of the West: Elizabeth Branch at 770 East Kiowa Avenue, branch established on 1991/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Safeway-Elizabeth Branch at 220 South Elizabeth Street, branch established on 1997/12/10. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Elizabeth:

Marital status in Elizabeth, CO
  • Never married: 34.6%
  • Now married: 52.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

For population 25 years and over in Elizabeth:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Colorado average:

11.3

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

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Religion statistics for Elizabeth, CO (based on Elbert County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,31713
Catholic1,0221
Other7442
Mainline Protestant3847
None19,619-
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
This county:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Elbert County:

3.97 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

4.8%
State:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

17.4%
State:

18.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Elizabeth:

48.9%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Elizabeth:

46.3%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Elizabeth:

28.5
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Elizabeth:

22.0%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.6%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.0%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

58.2%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.4%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Elizabeth, CO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 4$19,988$59,9641$986
Police Protection - Officers 4$23,556$70,6680$0
Streets and Highways 2$9,256$55,5360$0
Police - Other 1$3,981$47,7720$0
Sewerage 1$4,050$48,6000$0
Water Supply 1$4,691$56,2920$0
Financial Administration 1$6,157$73,8840$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 14$71,679$61,4391$986

Elizabeth government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $37,000 ($26.26)
    Regular Highways: $33,000 ($23.42)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($4.97)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $3,000 ($2.13)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $508,000 ($360.54)
    Central Staff Services: $386,000 ($273.95)
    Regular Highways: $361,000 ($256.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $283,000 ($200.85)
    Water Utilities: $267,000 ($189.50)
    Police Protection: $263,000 ($186.66)
    Health - Other: $216,000 ($153.30)
    Sewerage: $166,000 ($117.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $156,000 ($110.72)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $87,000 ($61.75)
    Libraries: $61,000 ($43.29)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $34,000 ($24.13)
    Financial Administration: $23,000 ($16.32)
    Transit Utilities: $10,000 ($7.10)
    Air Transportation: $10,000 ($7.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($7.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($16.32)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($1.42)
    Other - Corrections: $1,000 ($0.71)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $311,000 ($220.72)
    Regular Highways: $103,000 ($73.10)
    General Public Building: $90,000 ($63.88)
    Health - Other: $85,000 ($60.33)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $42,000 ($29.81)
    Air Transportation: $30,000 ($21.29)
    Police Protection: $30,000 ($21.29)
    Libraries: $16,000 ($11.36)
    Central Staff Services: $12,000 ($8.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($2.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($1.42)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.71)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $901,000 ($639.46)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $130,000 ($92.26)

Elizabeth government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $318,000 ($225.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $176,000 ($124.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $149,000 ($105.75)
    Sewerage: $144,000 ($102.20)
    Air Transportation: $32,000 ($22.71)
    Natural Resources - Other: $13,000 ($9.23)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $7,000 ($4.97)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $508,000 ($360.54)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($7.81)
    Transit Utilities: $3,000 ($2.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $77,000 ($54.65)
    Health and Hospitals: $5,000 ($3.55)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000 ($1.42)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $45,000 ($31.94)
    Special Assessments: $35,000 ($24.84)
    Interest Earnings: $26,000 ($18.45)
    Donations From Private Sources: $18,000 ($12.78)
    General Revenue - Other: $8,000 ($5.68)
    Rents: $7,000 ($4.97)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $647,000 ($459.19)
    Transit Utilities: $1,000 ($0.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $84,000 ($59.62)
    Highways: $60,000 ($42.58)
    Other: $27,000 ($19.16)
    Education: $26,000 ($18.45)
    General Local Government Support: $22,000 ($15.61)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $751,000 ($533.00)
    Property: $273,000 ($193.75)
    Public Utilities Sales: $73,000 ($51.81)
    Other Selective Sales: $9,000 ($6.39)
    Motor Vehicle License: $7,000 ($4.97)

Elizabeth government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,162,000 ($2244.14)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,843,000 ($2017.74)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $319,000 ($226.40)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $135,000 ($95.81)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $853,000 ($605.39)

11.10% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($87,008 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.10%
Colorado average:

10.99%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Douglas County, CO  3.19% ($102,642 average AGI)
from Arapahoe County, CO  2.38% ($96,345)
from Denver County, CO  0.71% ($73,209)


9.34% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($72,153 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.34%
Colorado average:

9.96%

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 Douglas County, CO  2.31% ($83,840 average AGI)
to Arapahoe County, CO  1.16% ($79,972)
to El Paso County, CO  0.86% ($50,582)
Businesses in Elizabeth, CO
NameCountNameCount
Big O Tires1U-Haul1
FedEx2UPS1
SONIC Drive-In1Vons1
Starbucks1Walmart1
True Value1

Strongest AM radio stations in Elizabeth:

  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KNRC (1150 AM; 10 kW; ENGLEWOOD, CO; Owner: NRC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEZW (1430 AM; 10 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVOR (740 AM; 3 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KRKS (990 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KADZ (1550 AM; 10 kW; ARVADA, CO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDDZ (1690 AM; 10 kW; ARVADA, CO; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elizabeth:

  • KJMN (92.1 FM; CASTLE ROCK, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAVD (103.1 FM; LIMON, CO; Owner: THE MEADOWLARK GROUP, INC.)
  • KQMT (99.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KKFM (98.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBIQ (102.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KKCS-FM (101.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRCC (91.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KSKX (105.5 FM; SECURITY, CO; Owner: OPTIMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKLI (106.3 FM; WIDEFIELD, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGFT (100.7 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC)
  • KTLF (90.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS OF COLORADO SPRINGS, INC.)
  • KMOM (96.1 FM; FOUNTAIN, CO; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSPZ (92.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVUU (99.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCME (88.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCAST HOUSE, INC)
  • KILO (94.3 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: COLORADO SPRINGS RADIO BCSTERS, INC.)
  • KRDO-FM (95.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KEPC (89.7 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KALC (105.9 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBPI (106.7 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elizabeth:

  • KWHD (Channel 53; CASTLE ROCK, CO; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMGH-TV (Channel 7; DENVER, CO; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K48FW (Channel 48; DENVER, CO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KDEO-LP (Channel 38; AURORA, CO; Owner: PETER B. VAN DE SANDE)
  • KRMA-TV (Channel 6; DENVER, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Elizabeth fatal accident list:

Feb 2, 1986 07:50 PM, 86, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 16.1mTotal length
  • $196,000Total costs
  • 28,300Total average daily traffic
  • 1,374Total average daily truck traffic
  • 48,750Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Elizabeth)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 71 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Elizabeth, CO)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 83 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 214 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Elizabeth)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Elizabeth)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 33 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 35. The highest number of fires - 60 took place in 2011, and the least - 13 in 2018. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Elizabeth, CO When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (45.8%), and Structure Fires (40.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Elizabeth, CO
    • 25345.8%Outside Fires
    • 22340.3%Structure Fires
    • 417.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 366.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Elizabeth, CO
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Elizabeth, CO
  • 80.2%Utility gas
  • 15.0%Electricity
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Elizabeth, CO
  • 83.6%Utility gas
  • 16.4%Electricity


Elizabeth 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 71 pilots and 82 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Roy Leach (7)
  • Neal Bringe (7)
  • John Bingham (4)
  • Michael John Bazata (4)
  • John W. Bingham (3)
  • Frederick M. Baumgartner (3)
  • Kristian E. Grimland (2)
  • Robert Paul Trenconsky (2)
  • Neal Allan Bringe (2)
  • Richard J. Price (1)

Total of 70 patent applications in 2008-2020.