Florence, Colorado

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Population in 2014: 3,852 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.4%
 
Males: 1,955  (50.8%)
Females: 1,897  (49.2%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 81226.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,561 (it was $29,628 in 2000)
Florence:

$34,561
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,237 (it was $14,969 in 2000)

Florence city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $118,010 (it was $84,200 in 2000)
Florence:

$118,010
CO:

$240,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $638.

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  • Races in Florence, CO (2013)

    Florence races chart
    • 3,37885.9%White alone
    • 43911.2%Hispanic
    • 461.2%Asian alone
    • 381.0%Two or more races
    • 210.5%American Indian alone
    • 70.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Florence: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.7%), English (14.2%), Irish (12.7%), Italian (6.0%), United States (5.6%), Scottish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 9/13/1887

Elevation: 5191 feet

Land area: 4.07 square miles.

Population density: 947 people per square mile   (low).

Florence,CO real estate house value index trend

Florence, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Florence:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Florence city:

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 53.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 16.4%

70 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Colorado:

9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $612 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $578 (0.6%)

Florence satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (28.2 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (37.1 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (514.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Williamsburg, CO (1.6 miles ), Rockvale, CO (1.7 miles ), Brookside, CO (2.1 miles ), Lincoln Park, CO (2.4 miles ), Penrose, CO (2.5 miles ), Penrose-Portland, CO (2.6 miles ), Canon City, CO (2.7 miles ), Pueblo West, CO (4.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 24 buildings, average cost: $69,900
  • 1998: 25 buildings, average cost: $69,900
  • 1999: 55 buildings, average cost: $64,900
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $77,300
  • 2001: 29 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $149,700
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 2006: 18 buildings, average cost: $184,600
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $154,900
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $175,900
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $165,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $164,800
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $155,900
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,100
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $151,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.39 N, Longitude: 105.12 W

Area code: 719

Florence household income distribution Florence home values distribution

Crime rates in Florence by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 3424312300000
per 100,000 78.4106.453.4107.179.927.155.482.90.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 1001101000010
per 100,000 26.10.00.026.826.60.027.70.00.00.00.025.70.0
Assaults 222413147121944427
per 100,000 574.9638.3347.0374.7186.4325.027.7248.8113.2101.3101.051.4182.4
Burglaries 1412969111011513957
per 100,000 365.8319.1240.3160.6239.7297.9276.9304.0141.5329.2227.3128.6182.4
Thefts 55527543537241743229591939
per 100,000 1,437.21,383.02,002.11,151.01,411.51,950.21,135.12,045.3905.7734.41,489.9488.71,016.4
Auto thefts 85531173330237
per 100,000 209.0133.0133.580.3292.9189.683.182.984.90.050.577.2182.4
Arson 2120100100010
per 100,000 52.326.653.40.026.60.00.027.60.00.00.025.70.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 290.7306.7223.8236.7209.7204.4132.0230.077.074.0101.653.7106.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Florence detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 20 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.87
Colorado average:

2.14
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +627 (+20.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (23%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Florence, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Florence-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/24/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.5 miles away from the Florence city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1977, a category F3 tornado 37.7 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Florence-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 101% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 103.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.3 miles away from Florence center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 278.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.5 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 598.4 miles away from Florence center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/1/2004 at 06:50:47, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 104.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fremont County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Florence topographic map

Birthplace of: Donald Howard Menzel - Astronomer, Lucille Colacito - Girls Professional Baseball League player, Ed McCreery - Baseball player, Ernest Pagano - Screenwriter.

Hospitals and medical centers in Florence:

  • ST THOMAS MORE HOSPICE (517 WEST THIRD ST)
  • BRUCE MCCANDLESS CO STATE VETERANS NURSING HOME (0903 MOORE DRIVE)
  • CENTURA HEALTH-ST JOSEPH MANOR (600 WEST 3RD)
  • COLORADO STATE VETERANS CTR (MOORE DRIVE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Florence:

  • Pueblo Community College (about 28 miles; Pueblo, CO; Full-time enrollment: 5,329)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 30 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 32 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • Colorado College (about 36 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 39 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 39 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 39 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)

Public high school in Florence:

Private high school in Florence:

  • FLORENCE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 24, Location: 303 E 3RD ST, Grades: PK-10)

Public elementary/middle schools in Florence:

  • FREMONT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 430, Location: 215 NORTH MAPLE, Grades: 6-8)
  • FREMONT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 500 WEST 5TH STREET, Grades: KG-5)
See full list of schools located in Florence

Library in Florence:

  • JOHN C. FREMONT LIBRARY DISTRICT (FLORENCE) (Operating income: $309,282; Location: 130 CHURCH AVE; 13,272 books; 618 audio materials; 2,094 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 55 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Florence: Florence Fire Department (A), Colorado State Patrol Troop 2A (B), Florence Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Union Highland Cemetery (1), San Juan Bautisa Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Florence Rose Bed & Breakfast (1305 West 3rd Street).

Fremont 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 24.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.7%
(18.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.8% for other race residents, 6.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.9%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
91 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
39 people in nursing homes in 2000

Florence, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Florence (2011 data):

  • Rocky Mountain Bank & Trust Florence: at 101 East Main Street, branch established on 1900/05/31. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $105.0 mil, Deposits: $102.8 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: First Flo Corporation
  • Canon National Bank: Florence Branch at 100 E. Main Street, branch established on 2001/11/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $226.6 mil, Deposits: $201.0 mil, headquarters in Canon City, CO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Canon Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Colorado average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Florence city (based on Fremont County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,0313
Evangelical Protestant6,38936
Mainline Protestant2,1359
Other1,5425
None27,727-
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: 6
Fremont County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Fremont County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Fremont County:

3.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Here:

8.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.4%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fremont County:

19.8%
Colorado:

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

6.4%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.5%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Florence:

46.3%
State:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Florence:

29.2
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Florence:

21.4%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Florence:

11.3%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.0%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Florence:

55.6%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.9%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Florence, 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 1$4,428$53,1360$0
Other Government Administration 2$9,644$57,8648$2,926
Judicial and Legal 1$2,484$29,8080$0
Police Protection - Officers 9$27,365$36,4870$0
Police - Other 8$17,114$25,6714$5,680
Streets and Highways 6$15,567$31,1340$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,542$21,2520$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,771$21,2520$0
Water Supply 6$17,623$35,2460$0
Other and Unallocable 2$3,277$19,6620$0
Totals for Government 38$102,815$32,46812$8,606

6.98% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,019 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.98%
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 El Paso County, CO  0.91% ($36,310 average AGI)
from Pueblo County, CO  0.79% ($40,230)
from Chaffee County, CO  0.28% ($35,375)


6.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,064 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
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 El Paso County, CO  0.89% ($35,016 average AGI)
to Pueblo County, CO  0.78% ($33,145)
to Chaffee County, CO  0.25% ($26,514)

Strongest AM radio stations in Florence:

  • KRLN (1400 AM; 1 kW; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: ROYAL GORGE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KWYD (1580 AM; 10 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KGHF (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFEL (970 AM; 3 kW; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: WELLSPRING HARVEST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBZC (1300 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKCS (1460 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Florence:

  • K203AT (88.5 FM; WESTCLIFFE, ETC., CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KKFM (98.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKCS-FM (101.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBIQ (102.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, 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.)
  • 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)
  • KMOM (96.1 FM; FOUNTAIN, CO; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KDZA-FM (107.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTLC (89.1 FM; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • K239AE (95.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, ETC, CO; Owner: COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KKMG (98.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Florence:

  • K12ME (Channel 12; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K19DY (Channel 19; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • K10LI (Channel 10; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
Florence fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Florence fatal accident list:

Feb 8, 2007 06:20 PM, Sr-115, Lat: 38.38861, Lon: -105.11021, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 6, 2004 04:00 PM, 15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • $1,344,000Total costs
  • 25,263Total average daily traffic
  • 1,463Total average daily truck traffic
  • 34,584Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 31910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Florence, CO

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Florence)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • HIGH SCHOOL, Lat: 38.393889 Lon: -105.122500, Call Sign: KNGX475
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.220 MHzGrant Date: 04/01/2014, Expiration Date: 06/16/2024Registrant: Apco-Afc Spectrum Management Div Ls Kr031414, 351 N. Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2469, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • 600 W 3rd (Lat: 38.390556 Lon: -105.130000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10.7 m, Overall height: 12.5 m, Call Sign: WPXK625
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.090 MHzGrant Date: 04/23/2013, Expiration Date: 04/23/2023, Certifier: Tonya R HecoxRegistrant: Communication Solutions, 384 E. Garden Of The Gods Unit 140, Colorado Springs, CO 80907, Phone: (719) 578-8435
  • Lat: 38.369528 Lon: -105.092444, Call Sign: WPYS558
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.237 MHz, 451.612 MHz, 456.237 MHz, 456.612 MHzGrant Date: 10/15/2003, Expiration Date: 10/15/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/22/2013, Certifier: Elizabeth ZetterlundRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239
  • 5th & Church St. (Lat: 38.393889 Lon: -105.122500), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 19 m, Call Sign: WQAL330, Licensee ID: L00882386
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHzGrant Date: 06/25/2004, Expiration Date: 12/25/2004, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2005, Certifier: Kevin C YoungRegistrant: Fremont School District Re2, 403 W. 5th St., Florence, CO 81226, Phone: (719) 784-2542, Fax: (719) 784-4140, Email:
  • Lat: 38.345389 Lon: -105.162778, Call Sign: WQWM614
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.287 MHz, 159.720 MHz, 160.027 MHzGrant Date: 10/05/2015, Expiration Date: 10/05/2025, Certifier: Allison LongshoreRegistrant: Radio Resource Inc., 12701 W. 42nd Ave., Wheat Ridge, CO 80033, Phone: (303) 987-1545, Fax: (303) 980-9897, Email:
  • Lat: 38.386389 Lon: -105.018611, Call Sign: WQXG715
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.325 MHz, 456.825 MHzGrant Date: 02/29/2016, Expiration Date: 02/28/2026, Certifier: Ken SiddowayRegistrant: Communication Solutions Inc., 384 E. Garden Of The Gods, Unit 140, Colorado Springs, CO 80907, Phone: (719) 578-8435, Fax: (719) 520-1274, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

21 (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 Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Florence)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: POOL FLETCHER M POOL-CESSNA (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 (210 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 15188 , Serial Number: T-41B2, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 04/10/2012
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Bruce Claremont, 217 W 2nd St, Florence, CO 81226, Other Owners: Gail M Claremont
  • Aircraft: WESTFALL A WAIN WESTFALL BI-PLANE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 40WW , Serial Number: WW1, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/1982
    Registrant (Individual): Bruce Claremont, 217 W 2nd St, Florence, CO 81226
  • Aircraft: WERHAN-WILSON WITTMAN TAILWIND (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 447A , Serial Number: 447, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/1983
    Registrant (Individual): Bruce Claremont, 217 W 2nd St, Florence, CO 81226
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-16 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5770H , Serial Number: 16-386, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 12/08/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Dominic P Bellino, 1241 County Road 13a, Florence, CO 81226
  • Aircraft: SCHEMMEL GRANT CH601HDS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 602GS , Serial Number: 6-3084, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 05/18/2002
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Doyle R Larkin, 215 W Highland Ave, Florence, CO 81226, Other Owners: Mary A Larkin
  • Aircraft: FOUTZ DAVIS DA-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88DT , Serial Number: 3, Year manufactured: 1977
    Registrant (Individual): Neil D Harman, 16682 Hwy 115, Florence, CO 81226
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9366M , Serial Number: 1298, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 08/29/1966
    Registrant (Corporation): Dbm Wireless Inc, 920 W 2nd St, Florence, CO 81226

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

FLORENCE CITY OF (Population served: 6,838, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-07-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-07-2014), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-07-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-07-2014), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-14-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-14-2008)
  • 66 regular monitoring violations
EAST FLORENCE WA (Population served: 258, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Most common first names in Florence, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John15077.1 years
Mary10880.7 years
William10079.3 years
James9475.2 years
Charles9077.9 years
Robert9072.5 years
Margaret5082.2 years
Frank4681.4 years
Harry3878.1 years
Richard3864.8 years
Most common last names in Florence, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martinez3280.6 years
Smith2880.6 years
Moore2874.8 years
Cornella2679.5 years
Miller2674.0 years
Garcia2275.2 years
Anderson2076.0 years
Wilson2079.0 years
Jones1878.7 years
Williams1877.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Florence, CO
NameCountNameCount
Carl\s Jr.1Kroger1
Curves1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1Super 81
FedEx1True Value1

Florence compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • House age above state average.
There are 13 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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