For population 25 years and over in Green Mountain Falls:
For population 15 years and over in Green Mountain Falls town:
27 residents are foreign born (1.5% Latin America, 0.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,121 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (13.1 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (542.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Cascade-Chipita Park, CO (1.3 miles ), Pikes Peak, CO (1.9 miles ), Woodland Park, CO (2.2 miles ), Divide, CO (2.6 miles ), Manitou Springs, CO (2.8 miles ), Air Force Academy, CO (3.0 miles ), Gleneagle, CO (3.6 miles ), Colorado Springs, CO (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 38.93 N, Longitude: 105.02 W
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Crime rate in Green Mountain Falls detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +118 (+18.0%).
Work and jobs in Green Mountain Falls: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Green Mountain Falls, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Green Mountain Falls-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Colorado state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/13/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.3 miles away from the Green Mountain Falls town center .
On 6/24/1979, a category F3 tornado 7.9 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Green Mountain Falls-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 27.0 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 15.0 miles away from Green Mountain Falls 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 12.3 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 8.5 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 93.7 miles away from Green Mountain Falls center
On 1/26/2008 at 03:49:01, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.3 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).
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Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 0.00479. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.503. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 2.28. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 22.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 37.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 5.57. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.7%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Green Mountain Falls compared to Colorado state average:
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Religion statistics for Green Mountain Falls (based on Teller County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 24.28%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
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Green Mountain Falls government finances in 2002(per resident):
11.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,057 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:
11.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($43,875 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 1,751
Total average daily truck traffic: 157
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 4,203
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.