For population 25 years and over in Georgetown:
For population 15 years and over in Georgetown town:
69 residents are foreign born (2.6% Latin America, 2.3% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,344 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (31.4 miles , pop. 450,166).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (555.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Silver Plume, CO (1.4 miles ), Empire, CO (1.8 miles ), Downieville-Lawson-Dumont, CO (2.4 miles ), St. Mary's, CO (2.8 miles ), Idaho Springs, CO (3.1 miles ), Central City, CO (3.4 miles ), Black Hawk, CO (3.5 miles) , Montezuma, CO (3.6 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.71 N, Longitude: 105.70 W
Area code: 303
Crime rates in Georgetown (2004):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Crime rates in Georgetown (2005):
Georgetown tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +196 (+22.0%).
Work and jobs in Georgetown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Georgetown, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Georgetown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Colorado state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/15/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 40.8 miles away from the Georgetown 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 51.7 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Georgetown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 87% 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 55.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2001 at 22:38:54, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.6 miles away from Georgetown center
On 10/1/2005 at 05:57:03, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 21:48:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MW, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.2 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) earthquake occurred 79.6 miles away from Georgetown 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 53.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clear Creek County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Arthur Hoyt - Actor.
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Local government website: www.town.georgetown.co.us
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Georgetown:
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Public elementary/middle school in Georgetown:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.0. This is better than average. There were 70 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00299. This is significantly better than average. There were 71 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.698. This is significantly better than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 12.4. This is about average. There were 9 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Georgetown and their reported violations in the past:GEORGETOWN TOWN OF (Population served: 1439, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:SHADOWS RANCH EVENTS CENTER (Population served: 206, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 5.1%
(5.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
42 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Georgetown compared to Colorado state average:
Banks with branches in Georgetown (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Georgetown, Colorado:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Georgetown (based on Clear Creek County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 15.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
11.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($51,197 average adjusted gross income)
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:
12.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($48,733 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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Georgetown fatal accident list:
Jan 7, 2007 10:33 AM, I-70, Lat: 39.720264, Lon: -105.695789, Vehicles: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 13, 1981 04:53 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 28, 1981 07:10 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 29, 1981 08:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 1, 1979 04:57 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total average daily traffic: 34,885
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,325
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Georgetown)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Georgetown, CO)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
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