Fort Carson, Colorado

Submit your own pictures of this place and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 13,813.
Population change since 2000: +30.7%
Males: 8,930  (64.7%)
Females: 4,883  (35.3%)
Median resident age:

22.6 years
Colorado median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 80902, 80913.

Fort Carson Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,679 (it was $34,883 in 2000)
Fort Carson:

$48,679
CO:

$69,117

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,487 (it was $12,772 in 2000)

Fort Carson CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $192,446 (it was $101,600 in 2000)
Fort Carson:

$192,446
CO:

$348,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $306,088; detached houses: $323,366; townhouses or other attached units: $218,823; in 2-unit structures: $453,539; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $187,784; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $132,271; mobile homes: $56,276; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $49,095

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,601.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fort Carson: 106.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.7%
(20.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.5% for Black residents, 34.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.8% for other race residents, 21.6% for two or more races residents)
Business Profiles
Profiles of local businesses
Put your B&M business profile right here for free. 50,000 businesses already created their profiles!
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Fort Carson, CO (2017)
    • 9,93263.5%White alone
    • 2,82918.1%Hispanic
    • 1,3748.8%Black alone
    • 8605.5%Two or more races
    • 4252.7%American Indian alone
    • 2051.3%Asian alone
    • 760.5%Other race alone
    • 280.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Fort Carson, Colorado as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fort Carson is 7,695 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.

Latest news from Fort Carson, CO collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (14.6%), Irish (7.3%), American (6.8%), Italian (3.2%), Swedish (3.0%), European (2.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5835 feet

Land area: 9.38 square miles.

Population density: 1,473 people per square mile   (low).

Fort Carson, Colorado map

556 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.3% Asia, 0.7% Europe).

This place:

3.6%
Colorado:

100.0%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Fort Carson CDP:

0.0% ($0)
Colorado:

0.7% ($1,132)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (8.1 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (543.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Stratmoor, CO (1.4 miles ),
Security-Widefield, CO (1.8 miles ),
Rock Creek Park, CO (2.0 miles),
Cheyenne Mountain, CO (2.1 miles ),
Fountain, CO (2.4 miles ),
Colorado Springs, CO (2.9 miles ),
Cimarron Hills, CO (3.0 miles ),
Manitou Springs, CO (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 38.75 N, Longitude: 104.78 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +9,139 (+58.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 5,836 (64.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Fort Carson, CO in 2017
Fort Carson satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Colorado:

3.0%
Historical population in Fort Carson, CO
Historical housing units in Fort Carson, CO
Most common industries in Fort Carson, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Social assistance (17.2%)
  • Public administration (12.1%)
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (29.3%)
  • Health care (14.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.2%)
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Social assistance (23.9%)
  • Health care (10.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Fort Carson, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Child care workers (11.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (8.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (11.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Child care workers (16.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (9.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)

Average climate in Fort Carson, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fort Carson, Colorado average temperatures Fort Carson, Colorado average precipitation Fort Carson, Colorado humidity Fort Carson, Colorado wind speed Fort Carson, Colorado snowfall Fort Carson, Colorado sunshine Fort Carson, Colorado clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 59.5. This is better than average.

City:

59.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.503. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.503
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 13.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 1.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.90
U.S.:

1.79
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 21.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.25. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.25
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.00479. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00479
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Fort Carson-area historical tornado activity is near Colorado state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/24/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the Fort Carson place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1977, a category F3 tornado 14.1 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Fort Carson-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 84% 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 126.3 miles away from Fort Carson center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 255.7 miles away from Fort Carson 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 116.3 miles away from Fort Carson 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 595.0 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 111.2 miles away from Fort Carson center
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 37.7 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 El Paso County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Fires: 4, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Snows: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fort Carson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fort Carson:

  • A. M. HEALTH, INC. (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SECURITY, CO)
  • FOUNTAIN DIALYSIS CENTER (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; FOUNTAIN, CO)
  • HUMAN TOUCH HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • MGA HOME HEALTHCARE COLORADO INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • SOLAMOR HOSPICE OF COLORADO SPRINGS (Hospital, about 4 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • MAXIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)

Airports located in Fort Carson:

Amtrak station near Fort Carson:

  • 7 miles: COLORADO SPRINGS (120 S. WEBER) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Carson:

  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 2 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; Full-time enrollment: 10,395)
  • Colorado College (about 8 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 11 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 11 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 11 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • United States Air Force Academy (about 20 miles; USAFA, CO; FT enrollment: 5,088)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 33 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fort Carson:

See full list of schools located in Fort Carson

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in Fort Carson: Fort Carson Fire and Emergency Services Training (A), Fort Carson Fire and Emergency Services Station 32 (B), Fort Carson Fire and Emergency Services Station 31 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Michael Grimm (musician) - America's Got Talent contestant, Michael T. Voorhees - Businessman, Tyson Larson - Nebraska politician.

El Paso 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 Fort Carson and their reported violations in the past:

FORT CARSON ARMY BASE (Population served: 42,000, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-15-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2014)
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • TURKEY CREEK RECREATION AREA (Population served: 42, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This place:

3.5 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

94.7%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

0.6%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
5,311 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010
4,349 people in military barracks, etc. in 2000

Banks with branches in Fort Carson (2011 data):

  • Armed Forces Bank, National Association: Fort Carson Px Branch, Drive-Up Facility, Fort Carson Facility. Info updated 2010/12/16: Bank assets: $1,839.7 mil, Deposits: $1,387.5 mil, headquarters in Fort Leavenworth, KS, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 78 total offices, Holding Company: Dickinson Financial Corporation Ii

For population 15 years and over in Fort Carson:

Marital status in Fort Carson, CO
  • Never married: 51.2%
  • Now married: 44.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 0.4%
  • Divorced: 3.3%

For population 25 years and over in Fort Carson:

  • High school or higher: 97.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.6
Colorado average:

11.3

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fort Carson, CO (based on El Paso County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant95,284265
Catholic52,31023
Mainline Protestant33,69761
Other22,77562
Black Protestant2,68611
Orthodox9474
None414,564-
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: 57
This county:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
El Paso County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Here:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 168
Here:

2.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 389
Here:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.5%
State:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
El Paso County:

19.8%
State:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
El Paso County:

7.0%
Colorado:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.3%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fort Carson:

49.9%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Fort Carson:

28.0
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

16.7%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.7%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

25.5%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Fort Carson:

60.8%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Fort Carson:

86.0%
State:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort Carson, CO Residents

10.00% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,307 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.00%
Colorado average:

10.99%

0.42% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,030 average AGI)
El Paso County:

0.42%
Colorado average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Arapahoe County, CO  0.29% ($50,385 average AGI)
from Douglas County, CO  0.25% ($69,457)
from Denver County, CO  0.22% ($45,957)


8.81% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,229 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.81%
Colorado average:

9.96%

0.35% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,029 average AGI)
El Paso County:

0.35%
Colorado average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Denver County, CO  0.30% ($52,563 average AGI)
to Arapahoe County, CO  0.27% ($49,190)
to Douglas County, CO  0.22% ($76,313)
Businesses in Fort Carson, CO
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1KFC1
GNC1Subway1
H&R Block1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Carson:

  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KWYD (1580 AM; 10 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • 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.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRDO (1240 AM; 1 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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.)
  • KVOR (740 AM; 3 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXRE (1490 AM; 1 kW; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: LATINO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Carson:

  • KBIQ (102.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KKCS-FM (101.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKFM (98.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRCC (91.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KMOM (96.1 FM; FOUNTAIN, CO; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGFT (100.7 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC)
  • KSKX (105.5 FM; SECURITY, CO; Owner: OPTIMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTLF (90.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS OF COLORADO SPRINGS, INC.)
  • KCME (88.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCAST HOUSE, INC)
  • KSPZ (92.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVUU (99.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKLI (106.3 FM; WIDEFIELD, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KILO (94.3 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: COLORADO SPRINGS RADIO BCSTERS, INC.)
  • KKMG (98.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCCY (96.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTLC (89.1 FM; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KYZX (103.9 FM; PUEBLO WEST, CO; Owner: COLORADO SPRINGS RADIO B/CASTRS, INC)
  • KRDO-FM1 (95.1 FM; CRIPPLE CREEK, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING CO.)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Carson:

  • KKTV (Channel 11; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTSC (Channel 8; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KGHB-CA (Channel 27; PUEBLO, ETC., CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K23GJ (Channel 23; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: SYNCOM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KRDO-TV (Channel 13; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXRM-TV (Channel 21; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • K49CJ (Channel 49; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF COLORADO SPRINGS, INC.)
  • KJCS-LP (Channel 38; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: BETA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K63DW (Channel 63; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: ROCKY MTN.PUB.B/CING.NETWORK,INC.)
  • K30AA (Channel 30; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K43CG (Channel 43; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: FULL GOSPEL OUTREACH, INC.)
  • KXTU-LP (Channel 57; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • KWHS-LP (Channel 51; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: LE SEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K32EO (Channel 32; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: FRONT RANGE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Fort Carson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 48Number of bridges
  • 289ft / 87.8mTotal length
  • $2,438,000Total costs
  • 250,874Total average daily traffic
  • 18,019Total average daily truck traffic
  • 283,535Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fort Carson, CO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31940-1949
  • 21960-1969
  • 171970-1979
  • 101980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 62010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fort Carson, CO

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fort Carson)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Lat: 38.554000 Lon: -104.842000, Call Sign: WQDX249,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 462.287 MHz, Grant Date: 11/21/2005, Expiration Date: 11/21/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/20/2008, Certifier: Chuck Crosby, Registrant: Lb&b Associates Inc., 9891 Broken Land, Suite 400, Columbia, MD 21046, Phone: (301) 596-2440, Fax: (301) 596-7879, Email:
  • Lat: 38.718333 Lon: -104.806139, Call Sign: WQKC710,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.612 MHz, 456.612 MHz, 451.762 MHz, 456.762 MHz, Grant Date: 03/31/2009, Expiration Date: 03/31/2019, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2019, Certifier: Greg Willis, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • FORT CARSON, CO, Lat: 38.743611 Lon: -104.795833, Call Sign: WQKR898,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.262 MHz, Grant Date: 08/27/2009, Expiration Date: 08/27/2019, Certifier: Richard Riccardi, Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. Seventeenth Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (202) 828-5700, Fax: (703) 812-0468, Email:
  • Lat: 38.554000 Lon: -104.842000, Call Sign: WQKU757,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.462 MHz, 467.462 MHz, 462.212 MHz, 462.287 MHz, Grant Date: 09/21/2009, Expiration Date: 09/21/2019, Certifier: Nick Hobbs, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Lat: 38.745167 Lon: -104.804528, Call Sign: WQOK217,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2011, Expiration Date: 10/24/2021, Certifier: Joanne Vergunst, Registrant: Innovation Wireless, 11869 Teale Street, Culver City, CA 90230, Phone: (888) 559-5565, Fax: (310) 482-3480, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fort Carson)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$97,6401$73,1701$73,170
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0044.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2005
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$135,810
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2005 2002

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0044.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fort Carson, CO
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fort Carson, CO - Value

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Fort Carson, Colorado:

  • Ihg Army Hotels - Fort Carson, 7301 Woodfill Rd, Fort Carson, Colorado 80913 , Phone: (719) 526-4832, Fax: (719) 526-5239
  • Building 7305, Bldg 7305 Woodfill Rd, Fort Carson, Colorado 80913 , Phone: (719) 526-4832
  • Building 7304, Bldg 7304 Woodfill Rd, Fort Carson, Colorado 80913 , Phone: (719) 526-4832
  • Building 7302, Bldg 7302 Woodfill Rd, Fort Carson, Colorado 80913 , Phone: (719) 526-4832
  • Building 7301, Bldg 7301 Woodfill Rd, Fort Carson, Colorado 80913 , Phone: (719) 526-4832
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Fort Carson, Colorado
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fort Carson, CO
  • 100.0%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fort Carson, CO
  • 81.6%Utility gas
  • 17.7%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Fort Carson compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Fort Carson on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest household incomes disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 10,000+"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest house values disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military barracks, etc. (population 1,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people living the same house as 1 year ago (population 5,000+))"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married males and females (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 males never married)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: architecture and engineering occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
There is 1 pilot and 13 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Tood A. Heussner (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.