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Population in 2012: 141 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.8%
 

Males: 83  (59.2%)
Females: 58  (40.8%)

Median resident age:  43.5 years
Colorado median age:  38.5 years

Zip code: 80729

Estimated median household income in 2012: $19,565 (it was $17,679 in 2000)
Grover:

$19,565
CO:

$56,765
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,571

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $83,488 (it was $55,400 in 2000)
Grover:

$83,488
CO:

$234,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $52,126; Detached houses: $62,110; Mobile homes: $41,233

Median gross rent in 2012: $807.

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  • White alone - 124 (90.5%)
  • Hispanic - 10 (7.3%)
  • Black alone - 3 (2.2%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Grover: 95.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (28.2%), German (19.2%), Dutch (16.7%), Czech (10.3%), English (7.7%), French (2.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 10/6/1916

Elevation: 5070 feet

Land area: 0.50 square miles.

Population density: 281 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Grover:

  • High school or higher: 94.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 36.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grover town:

  • Never married: 5.1%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 23.1%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $350 (0.4%)

Grover satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (35.7 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Aurora, CO (86.7 miles , pop. 276,393).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (666.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Carpenter, WY (3.8 miles) , Pine Bluffs, WY (4.8 miles ), Burns, WY (4.8 miles ), Raymer, CO (5.2 miles) , Hillsdale, WY (5.2 miles) , Bushnell, NE (5.5 miles) , Nunn, CO (5.6 miles ), Pierce, CO (5.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $166,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $165,000
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Latitude: 40.87 N, Longitude: 104.23 W

Area code: 970

Grover household income distribution Grover home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.5%
Colorado:

6.9%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+13.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Utilities (27%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Public administration (40%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (20%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (10%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (10%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (10%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (19%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (13%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (13%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (13%)
  • Bus drivers (13%)


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Tornado activity:

Grover-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/16/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 28.4 miles away from the Grover town center killed one person and injured 40 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/23/1960, a category F3 tornado 35.4 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Weld County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Floods: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Political contributions by individuals in Grover, CO

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grover:

  • Laramie County Community College (about 34 miles; Cheyenne, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,121)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 41 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 9,984)
  • Aims Community College (about 43 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 2,152)
  • Colorado State University (about 50 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 22,884)
  • University of Wyoming (about 78 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 9,610)
  • Front Range Community College (about 80 miles; Westminster, CO; FT enrollment: 6,905)
  • University of Colorado at Boulder (about 82 miles; Boulder, CO; FT enrollment: 27,408)

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Notable location: Pawnee Fire Protection District Grover Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Weld 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 Grover that have no violations reported:

  • GROVER TOWN OF (Address: PO BOX 57, Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 57.1%
(59.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  50.0%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.2%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Grover, CO

Grover compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Grover travel time to work - commute


Grover mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (65%)
  • Electricity (35%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Grover town (based on Weld County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.80%
Here36.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents40.0%5.6%5.5%5.1%5.1%
Congregations10.2%2.5%3.8%5.7%8.3%
NameUnited Church of ChristAssemblies of God The Wesleyan ChurchLutheran ChurchOther
Adherents4.5%3.6%3.3%3.1%24.1%
Congregations2.5%8.9%1.3%4.5%52.2%
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: 25
Weld County:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 68
Weld County:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 140
This county:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Weld County:

5.3%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Weld County:

23.0%
State:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.5%
State:

9.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$170
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$510
Sewerage 0$0 2$1,011
Water Supply 0$0 3$1,086
Totals for Government 0$0 7$2,777


10.24% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,113 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.24%
Colorado average:

10.77%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($139 average AGI)
Weld County:

0.05%
Colorado average:

0.18%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Larimer County, CO  1.77% ($43,199 average AGI)
from Boulder County, CO  1.48% ($51,199)
from Adams County, CO  1.27% ($46,026)


8.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.05%
Colorado average:

10.03%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($102 average AGI)
Weld County:

0.04%
Colorado average:

0.12%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Larimer County, CO  1.42% ($38,357 average AGI)
to Adams County, CO  0.98% ($36,476)
to Boulder County, CO  0.83% ($37,681)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grover:

  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, 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.)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KJJL (1370 AM; 10 kW; CHEYENNE, WY; Owner: CHRISTUS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKWY (1630 AM; 10 kW; FOX FARM, WY; Owner: CHRISTUS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCOL (600 AM; 5 kW; WELLINGTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KHNC (1360 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, CO; Owner: DONALD A. AND SHARON E. WIEDEMAN)
  • KFKA (1310 AM; 5 kW; GREELEY, CO; Owner: MUSIC VENTURES, LLC, DBA BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grover:

  • K206DB (89.1 FM; FORT COLLINS, ETC., CO; Owner: BOULDER COMMUNITY B/CAST ASSOC., INC)
  • KTRR (102.5 FM; LOVELAND, CO; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FT. COLLINS, INC.)
  • KSME (96.1 FM; GREELEY, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KQLF (97.9 FM; CHEYENNE, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUNC-FM (91.5 FM; GREELEY, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KIGN (101.9 FM; BURNS, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Grover:

  • KFCT (Channel 22; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Kieran Nolan, County Rd 110 (Lat: 40.741472 Lon: -103.990306), Type: 129.5, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Lg5201@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS:A-3
  • Kieran Nolan, County Rd 110 (Lat: 40.741472 Lon: -103.990306), Type: 129.5, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Lg5201@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS:A-3
  • JOHN E MONDAY, County Rd 110 (Lat: 40.741472 Lon: -103.990306), Type: 129.5, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Fccmw@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS:A-3, Phone: (YOU) NGB-LOOD
  • John E Monday, County Rd 110 (Lat: 40.741472 Lon: -103.990306), Type: 129.5, Structure height: 08123 m, Overall height: 123.4 m
    Registrant: 9722347003, Fccmw@att.Com, 2200 N. GREENVILLE AVE., 1W, Phone: (You) ngb-lood

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Cr 107 And 120 10 Mi Se (Lat: 40.853306 Lon: -104.058833), Call Sign: KOL988
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.950 MHz, 453.950 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/28/2012, Expiration Date: 12/22/2022
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • 9 Mi E (Lat: 40.891639 Lon: -104.058833), Call Sign: KNAH913, Licensee ID: L00594352
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.950 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/14/2003, Expiration Date: 01/20/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2013
    Registrant: Nelson Ranches Inc, 58900 Wcr 382, Grover, CO 80729

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 9.6 Mi E S E Of Grover Co (Lat: 40.854139 Lon: -104.050500), Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: KNM88
    Assigned Frequencies: 6975.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/25/1980, Cancellation Date: 10/19/2006
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 2099 Pennsylvania Avenue, Nw, Suite 100, Washington, DC 20006-6801, Phone: (202) 828-1889, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB0MUT, Licensee ID: L00487408
    Grant Date: 03/30/2004, Expiration Date: 05/31/2014, Cancellation Date: 05/22/2009, Certifier: Mike J Holland
    Registrant: Mike J Holland, Grover, CO 80729
  • Call Sign: KB0MXI, Licensee ID: L00487436
    Grant Date: 05/15/2004, Expiration Date: 05/31/2014
    Registrant: David J Evans, Grover, CO 80729
  • Call Sign: NQ0Z, Previous Call Sign: KB0MUT, Licensee ID: L00487408
    Grant Date: 05/22/2009, Expiration Date: 05/22/2019, Certifier: Mike J Holland
    Registrant: Mike J Holland, Grover, CO 80729

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BOEING A75 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 51433 , Serial Number: 75-2317, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 02/20/1956
    Registrant (Individual): C W Tietmeyer, 41095 Rd 136 And 83, Grover, CO 80729
  • Aircraft: BOEING E75 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5316N , Serial Number: 75-5810, Year manufactured: 1944, Airworthiness Date: 12/14/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Clarence W Tietmeyer, 41095 County Road 136, Grover, CO 80729
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 733VL , Serial Number: 17268582, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 01/31/1977
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Clarence W Tietmeyer, 41095 Wcr 136, Grover, CO 80729, Other Owners: Vonda Jean Tietmeyer


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