Haswell, Colorado

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Population in 2014: 68 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.0%
 
Males: 32  (48.0%)
Females: 36  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  45.7 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 81045

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,188 (it was $30,938 in 2000)
Haswell:

$47,188
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,302 (it was $15,638 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $38,183 (it was $53,500 in 2000)
Haswell:

$38,183
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $257,868; Detached houses: $383,556; Mobile homes: $32,327
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    • 6291.2%White alone
    • 68.8%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Haswell: 88.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (43.9%), English (9.8%), United States (7.3%), Czech (4.9%), Italian (4.9%), Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 9/2/1920

Elevation: 4538 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 81 people per square mile   (very low).

Haswell, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Haswell:

  • High school or higher: 77.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Haswell town:

  • Never married: 18.0%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 12.9%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $270 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $195 (0.3%)

Haswell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (80.1 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (92.5 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (530.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Eads, CO (4.6 miles ), Hasty, CO (5.1 miles) , Las Animas, CO (5.2 miles ), McClave, CO (5.2 miles ), Kit Carson, CO (5.4 miles ), Cheraw, CO (5.5 miles ), Sugar City, CO (5.6 miles ), Wiley, CO (5.6 miles ).

Latitude: 38.45 N, Longitude: 103.16 W

Area code: 719

Haswell household income distribution Haswell home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.1%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +23 (+37.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (36%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (29%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (47%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (27%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Haswell, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Haswell-area historical tornado activity is near Colorado state average. It is 28% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/17/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.3 miles away from the Haswell town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/29/2001, a category F3 tornado 37.0 miles away from the town center caused $150,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Haswell-area historical earthquake activity is below Colorado state average. It is 27% 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 137.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 300.7 miles away from Haswell 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 134.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 120.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/2004 at 12:09:56, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 144.0 miles away from Haswell center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 191.3 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 Kiowa County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Haswell topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Haswell:

  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 78 miles; Pueblo, CO; Full-time enrollment: 5,993)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 81 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 91 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 94 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)
  • Colorado College (about 94 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 96 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 96 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)

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Notable location: Haswell Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Haswell Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Kiowa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.2%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.6%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Colorado average:

11.4

Haswell travel time to work - commute Haswell mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Haswell town (based on Kiowa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,3565
Mainline Protestant2553
Other1-
None--
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: 1
Kiowa County:

7.51 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Kiowa County:

15.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Here:

7.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Kiowa County:

18.6%
Colorado:

18.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.6%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.0%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Haswell:

20.3%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Haswell:

8.9%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.9%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Haswell:

54.3%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.7%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Haswell, CO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

7.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,029 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
Colorado average:

9.68%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

5.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,241 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.89%
Colorado average:

9.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Haswell:

  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KLMR (920 AM; 5 kW; LAMAR, CO; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Haswell:

  • KYZX (103.9 FM; PUEBLO WEST, CO; Owner: COLORADO SPRINGS RADIO B/CASTRS, INC)
  • KCCY (96.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKMG (98.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVAY (105.7 FM; LAMAR, CO; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Haswell:

  • K48DW (Channel 48; EADS, ETC., CO; Owner: KIOWA COUNTY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Haswell, .25 Mi S Of (Lat: 38.446639 Lon: -103.162889), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 59.7 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: KAL27
    Assigned Frequencies: 6590.62 MHz, 6615.62 MHzGrant Date: 08/04/2010, Expiration Date: 09/14/2020Registrant: Colorado Interstate Gas, 2 North Nevada, Colorado Springs, CO 80944, Phone: (719) 520-4700, Fax: (719) 520-4318, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9144G , Serial Number: 18260684, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 06/28/1971
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Paul B Zimmerman, 21190 County Road Bb, Haswell, CO 81045, Other Owners: Jeanne R Zimmerman

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

HASWELL TOWN OF (Population served: 85, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-23-2003), St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-05-2009), St Public Notif received (APR-30-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-16-2010)
  • MCL, Average - In DEC-2008, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-23-2003), St Public Notif requested (JAN-22-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-22-2009), St Public Notif received (JAN-22-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-16-2010)
  • MCL, Average - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-23-2003), St Public Notif requested (SEP-24-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-24-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-28-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (APR-16-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 53 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (87%)
  • Coal or coke (9%)

Haswell compared to Colorado state average:

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