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Population in 2010: 104.
Males: 48  (46.9%)
Females: 56  (53.1%)

Median resident age:  39.0 years
Colorado median age:  38.5 years

Estimated median household income in 2012: $56,498
Florissant:

$56,498
CO:

$56,765
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $29,183

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $228,551
Florissant:

$228,551
CO:

$234,900
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Races in Florissant, CO (2010)

  • White alone - 90 (86.5%)
  • Hispanic - 11 (10.6%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (1.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (1.0%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Florissant: 90.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: English (31.9%), German (31.9%), Scottish (18.1%), Swedish (18.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 8166 feet




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For population 25 years and over in Florissant:

  • High school or higher: 73.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%

For population 15 years and over in Florissant CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Florissant, Colorado as of November 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Florissant to the number of sex offenders is 13 to 1.


Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (27.4 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (532.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Divide, CO (3.0 miles) , Midland, CO (3.0 miles) , Woodland Park, CO (3.6 miles ), Green Mountain Falls, CO (3.8 miles ), Cripple Creek, CO (3.9 miles ), Westcreek, CO (3.9 miles) , Cascade-Chipita Park, CO (4.0 miles ), Pikes Peak, CO (4.2 miles) .

Latitude: 38.95 N, Longitude: 105.29 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 719

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.6%
Colorado:

6.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (50%)
  • Other services, except public administration (50%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)


Tornado activity:

Florissant-area historical tornado activity is near Colorado state average. It is 10% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.5 miles away from the Florissant place center .

On 6/24/1979, a category F3 tornado 20.9 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Florissant-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Colorado state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 35.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/23/1995 at 06:51:48, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 24.9 miles away from Florissant center
On 1/18/1997 at 22:04:39, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MB, 2.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 14.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/2001 at 19:22:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 10.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/28/2003 at 02:55:02, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.4 miles away from Florissant center
On 1/26/2008 at 03:49:01, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Teller County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Florissant:

  • CRIPPLE CREEK REHABILITATION AND WELLNESS CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CRIPPLE CREEK, CO)

Political contributions by individuals in Florissant, CO

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Florissant:

  • United States Air Force Academy (about 23 miles; USAFA, CO; Full-time enrollment: 4,620)
  • Colorado Technical University Online (about 25 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 30,924)
  • University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (about 27 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 6,040)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 30 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 5,185)
  • University of Phoenix-Colorado Campus (about 48 miles; Lone Tree, CO; FT enrollment: 2,603)
  • Arapahoe Community College (about 49 miles; Littleton, CO; FT enrollment: 2,438)
  • University of Denver (about 54 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 8,219)

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Notable location: Florissant Fire and Rescue Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: United States Government - Interior Dept- National Park Service- Florissant Fossil NATL (Recreation Areas; 15807 County Road 1).

Hotels: Fossil Inn (2651 USHighway 24), High Park Trails Ranch (2204 High Park Road).

 
Teller 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
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AQI  Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 31.9. This is about average.
City:

31.9
U.S.:

32.0
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 37.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

37.6
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 15.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

15.6
U.S.:

25.4

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

FLORISSANT WSD (Population served: 240, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 22 regular monitoring violations
GOLD RUSH WC (Population served: 132, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2003 and JUN-25-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUN-25-2004)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
FOREST GLEN SPORTS ASSOCIATION INC (Population served: 73, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In NOV-1997. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-09-1997), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-09-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.4%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.9%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Florissant, CO

Florissant compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Florissant CDP (based on Teller County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 24.28%
Here24.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchLDS (Mormon) Church
Adherents38.1%11.5%10.5%8.7%8.3%
Congregations14.3%4.8%14.3%4.8%4.8%
NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchChurch of the NazareneEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents5.1%4.1%2.7%2.6%8.3%
Congregations4.8%9.5%4.8%9.5%28.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Teller County:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

9.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.6%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Teller County:

17.9%
Colorado:

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

4.9%
State:

9.6%

11.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,057 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.97%
Colorado average:

10.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from El Paso County, CO  4.41% ($47,131 average AGI)
from Park County, CO  0.22% ($32,556)
from Jefferson County, CO  0.20% ($66,353)


11.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($43,875 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.39%
Colorado average:

10.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to El Paso County, CO  4.68% ($39,501 average AGI)
to Fremont County, CO  0.35% ($42,655)
to Pueblo County, CO  0.30% ($49,800)

Strongest AM radio stations in Florissant:

  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KWYD (1580 AM; 10 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBZC (1300 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVOR (740 AM; 3 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKCS (1460 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KNRC (1150 AM; 10 kW; ENGLEWOOD, CO; Owner: NRC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Florissant:

  • KTLC (89.1 FM; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KSPZ (92.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVUU (99.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMOM (96.1 FM; FOUNTAIN, CO; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES 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)
  • KRDO-FM1 (95.1 FM; CRIPPLE CREEK, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • K239AE (95.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, ETC, CO; Owner: COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • K208DP (89.5 FM; NATHROP, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MTN PUBLIC B/CAST HOUSE INC)
  • KSBV (93.7 FM; SALIDA, CO; Owner: ARKANSAS VALLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 704 Crystal Peak Rd. (Lat: 38.947778 Lon: -105.274250), Type: Mast, Structure height: 20.7 m, Call Sign: KNKA371
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/22/2006, Expiration Date: 02/09/2016, Certifier: Erik Young
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 38.935278 Lon: -105.291111, Call Sign: WNNX304
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.540 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/07/2004, Expiration Date: 03/20/2014
    Registrant: Communication Solutions Inc, 4602 N Elizabeth Suite 110, Pueblo, CO 81008, Phone: (719) 547-2707, Fax: (719) 547-2761

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • SCO LAS PSG, Lat: 38.874639 Lon: -105.277417, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WQJC241
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/22/2008, Expiration Date: 07/22/2018, Certifier: James C Vaughn
    Registrant: Lp Broadband, Inc., 619 S.W. 14th Street, Loveland, CO 80537, Phone: (970) 295-4236, Email:
  • SCO-LAS, 165 Calle De La Nieva (Lat: 38.874639 Lon: -105.277417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 7.8 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQRD970
    Assigned Frequencies: 17865.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/24/2013, Expiration Date: 04/24/2023, Certifier: Jerry Schleiger
    Registrant: Lp Broadband, Inc., 619 Sw 14th Street, Loveland, CO 80537, Phone: (970) 295-4236, Fax: (970) 797-0119, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Florissant)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1197E , Serial Number: 7AC-4754, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/22/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Brian Sr Walker, 668 Midnight Ln, Florissant, CO 80816
  • Aircraft: GRENFELL RICHARD R RG TRIKE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1655L , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 08/07/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Richard R Grenfell, 361 Elkhorn Rd, Florissant, CO 80816
  • Aircraft: BEECH C23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 66710 , Serial Number: M-2387, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 04/29/1983
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Phillip R Pope, 460 Spruce Dr, Florissant, CO 80816, Other Owners: Josanna P Pope
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9257J , Serial Number: 28-3333, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 05/05/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Chris R Wojtecki, 488 Sagauche Dr, Florissant, CO 80816


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 52
  • Hazardous Condition: 15
  • Service Call: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - Florissant


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Florissant, CO

Businesses in Florissant, CO

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

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