Hotchkiss, Colorado

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Population in 2017: 924 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.5%
 
Males: 410  (44.4%)
Females: 514  (55.6%)
Median resident age:

37.4 years
Colorado median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 81419.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,081 (it was $28,056 in 2000)
Hotchkiss:

$41,081
CO:

$69,117

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,976 (it was $13,218 in 2000)

Hotchkiss town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $185,237 (it was $85,000 in 2000)
Hotchkiss:

$185,237
CO:

$348,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $312,431; detached houses: $330,823; mobile homes: $80,397

Median gross rent in 2017: $939.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hotchkiss: 93.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.9%
(19.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 48.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hotchkiss, CO (2010)
    • 78583.2%White alone
    • 13914.7%Hispanic
    • 70.7%Two or more races
    • 50.5%Asian alone
    • 40.4%Other race alone
    • 30.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone

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



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Hotchkiss, Colorado as of July 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hotchkiss is 250 to 1.


Crime rates in Hotchkiss by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(188.1)
0
(0.0)
5
(462.5)
5
(457.5)
1
(109.1)
3
(328.2)
1
(111.2)
2
(223.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(325.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(94.1)
1
(91.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
25
(2,352)
4
(364.0)
3
(277.5)
1
(91.5)
1
(109.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(444.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(108.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(940.7)
5
(455.0)
9
(832.6)
4
(366.0)
3
(327.2)
9
(984.7)
8
(889.9)
4
(446.9)
10
(1,096)
10
(1,085)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(2,070)
20
(1,820)
25
(2,313)
26
(2,379)
13
(1,418)
35
(3,829)
19
(2,113)
12
(1,341)
11
(1,206)
7
(759.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(376.3)
1
(91.0)
4
(370.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(545.3)
2
(218.8)
3
(333.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(216.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(91.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(222.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)827.8212.0605.9505.0232.3502.2351.5263.7125.0405.6

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City-data.com crime index in Hotchkiss, CO

Crime rate in Hotchkiss detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.34
Colorado average:

2.17
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Ancestries: Polish (24.6%), American (11.1%), French (10.9%), German (9.5%), English (7.7%), Irish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 3/14/1901

Elevation: 5351 feet

Land area: 0.67 square miles.

Population density: 1,387 people per square mile   (low).

Hotchkiss, Colorado map

67 residents are foreign born (3.7% Latin America, 2.2% Europe, 0.7% Africa).

This town:

6.6%
Colorado:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $827 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $876 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, CO (153.4 miles , pop. 144,126).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (154.3 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (438.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Paonia, CO (2.9 miles ),
Crawford, CO (3.0 miles ),
Cedaredge, CO (3.6 miles ),
Orchard City, CO (3.7 miles ),
Delta, CO (4.4 miles ),
Olathe, CO (4.4 miles ),
Montrose, CO (4.9 miles ),
Somerset, CO (5.0 miles )

Latitude: 38.80 N, Longitude: 107.72 W

Area code: 970

Distribution of median household income in Hotchkiss, CO in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hotchkiss, CO in 2017
Hotchkiss satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Colorado:

3.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +174 (+21.9%).
Most common industries in Hotchkiss, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food & beverage stores (14.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (12.7%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Health care (6.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (28.7%)
  • Construction (14.9%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food & beverage stores (19.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.1%)
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Hotchkiss, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cashiers (6.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Extraction workers (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Extraction workers (10.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (8.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.2%)

Average climate in Hotchkiss, Colorado

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AQI NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
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Earthquake activity:

Hotchkiss-area historical earthquake activity is above Colorado state average. It is 219% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 482.2 miles away from Hotchkiss center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 533.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 334.8 miles away from Hotchkiss center
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 584.5 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 9/13/1994 at 06:01:23, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 47.0 miles away from Hotchkiss center
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 566.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Delta County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Fires: 2, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hotchkiss topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hotchkiss:

  • BETHESDA CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PAONIA, CO)
  • PAONIA CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PAONIA, CO)

Airports located in Hotchkiss:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hotchkiss:

  • Western State Colorado University (about 47 miles; Gunnison, CO; Full-time enrollment: 2,023)
  • Colorado Mesa University (about 49 miles; Grand Junction, CO; FT enrollment: 7,671)
  • Colorado Mountain College (about 56 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 3,463)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 106 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Adams State University (about 136 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • San Juan College (about 143 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Colorado School of Mines (about 149 miles; Golden, CO; FT enrollment: 5,507)

Public high school in Hotchkiss:

Public elementary/middle school in Hotchkiss:

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Library in Hotchkiss:

  • DELTA COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $1,518,926; Location: 149 E. MAIN; 90,068 books; 6,527 audio materials; 9,563 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 16 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 212 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hotchkiss: Delta County Fairgrounds (A), Hotchkiss Visitor Center (B), Lighthouse Christian Center (C), Memorial Hall (D), Hotchkiss Public Library (E), Heritage Hall (F), Hotchkiss-Crawford Historical Museum (G), Hotchkiss Fire Department - Delta County Fire Protection District 4 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hotchkiss include: Church of God (A), First Baptist Church of Hotchkiss (B), Hotchkiss Community United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Hotchkiss Crawford Historical Ciety & Museum (180 South 2nd Street).

Hotel: Hotchkiss Inn (406 Highway 133).

Delta 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 Hotchkiss and their reported violations in the past:

HOTCHKISS TOWN OF (Population served: 1,120, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-09-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-24-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-24-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-30-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAY-30-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2014)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-05-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-05-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-13-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 73 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
HANSON MESA DOMESTIC PIPELINE CO INC (Population served: 250, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LAZEAR DOMESTIC WC (Population served: 178, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-20-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-20-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2008)
  • 70 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.2 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

58.5%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.7%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
4 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000

Banks with branches in Hotchkiss (2011 data):

  • MontroseBank: 360 W. Bridge Street Branch at 394 East Bridge Street, branch established on 2004/12/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $221.4 mil, Deposits: $198.1 mil, headquarters in Montrose, CO, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First Mountain Company
  • First State Bank of Colorado: First State Bank Of Colorado at 102 East Bridge Street, branch established on 1930/07/19. Info updated 2010/07/09: Bank assets: $179.8 mil, Deposits: $155.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Custer Bancorp.

For population 15 years and over in Hotchkiss:

Marital status in Hotchkiss, CO
  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

For population 25 years and over in Hotchkiss:

  • High school or higher: 94.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Colorado average:

11.3

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

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Religion statistics for Hotchkiss, CO (based on Delta County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,23836
Catholic3,6304
Other1,6769
Mainline Protestant1,61511
Orthodox961
None19,697-
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: 8
Here:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
This county:

4.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Here:

10.26 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

6.8%
State:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Delta County:

19.7%
Colorado:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Delta County:

11.2%
Colorado:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.2%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hotchkiss:

45.9%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.6%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hotchkiss:

11.9%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hotchkiss:

35.5%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Hotchkiss:

55.3%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Hotchkiss:

77.0%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hotchkiss, 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
Police Protection - Officers 3$11,770$47,0800$0
Financial Administration 2$7,128$42,7680$0
Water Supply 2$6,490$38,9400$0
Sewerage 1$4,056$48,6720$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$250
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$812
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,162
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$500
Totals for Government 8$29,444$44,16611$2,724

Hotchkiss government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $751,000 ($812.77)
    Water Utilities: $213,000 ($230.52)
    Sewerage: $194,000 ($209.96)
    Police Protection: $142,000 ($153.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $100,000 ($108.23)
    Central Staff Services: $94,000 ($101.73)
    Regular Highways: $54,000 ($58.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($8.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($17.32)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $393,000 ($425.32)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($18.40)

Hotchkiss government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $210,000 ($227.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $99,000 ($107.14)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $63,000 ($68.18)
    Highways: $5,000 ($5.41)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $23,000 ($24.89)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($5.41)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $364,000 ($393.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $31,000 ($33.55)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $414,000 ($448.05)
    Property: $58,000 ($62.77)
    Other: $43,000 ($46.54)
    Public Utilities Sales: $36,000 ($38.96)
    Severance: $15,000 ($16.23)
    Motor Vehicle License: $4,000 ($4.33)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $3,000 ($3.25)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($1.08)

Hotchkiss government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $832,000 ($900.43)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $786,000 ($850.65)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,000 ($49.78)

Hotchkiss government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,087,000 ($3340.91)

8.99% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,532 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.99%
Colorado average:

10.99%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Mesa County, CO  1.28% ($37,540 average AGI)
from Montrose County, CO  1.14% ($28,298)
from Jefferson County, CO  0.36% ($60,051)


6.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,263 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
Colorado average:

9.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Mesa County, CO  1.24% ($40,710 average AGI)
to Montrose County, CO  0.91% ($38,021)
to Garfield County, CO  0.21% ($41,091)
Businesses in Hotchkiss, CO
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1New Balance1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
Kroger1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hotchkiss:

  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUBC (580 AM; 5 kW; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • 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.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KDTA (1400 AM; 1 kW; DELTA, CO; Owner: MONUMENT MEDIA LLC)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSKE (610 AM; 5 kW; VAIL, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hotchkiss:

  • K256AD (99.1 FM; PALISADE, CO; Owner: NORTH FORK VALLEY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • K205CK (88.9 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K214CA (90.7 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K210CE (89.9 FM; MESA, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KWGL (105.7 FM; OURAY, CO; Owner: WS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KPRH (88.3 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF COLORADO INC)
  • KKXK (94.1 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KBNG (103.7 FM; RIDGWAY, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KKNN (95.1 FM; DELTA, CO; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KDNK (90.5 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: CARBONDALE COMM. ACCESS RADIO, INC.)
  • K247AD (97.3 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR)
  • KLXV (91.9 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KRVG (95.5 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS LLC)
  • KZKS-FM2 (105.3 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C)
  • KZKS (105.3 FM; RIFLE, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KSTR-FM (96.1 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: LEGGETT BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KVMT (89.1 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: NORTH FORK VALLEY PUBLIC RADIO, INC)
  • KPRU (103.3 FM; DELTA, CO; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF COLORADO INC)
  • KRYD (104.9 FM; NORWOOD, CO; Owner: ROCKY III INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KKCH (92.7 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: AGM-ROCKY MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING I, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Hotchkiss:

  • K11LU (Channel 11; PAONIA, CO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • K58BV (Channel 58; PAONIA, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K06HZ (Channel 6; PAONIA, CO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • Hotchkiss, Colorado
  • Fatal accident count12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:6
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents24
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Colorado average
  • Fatal accident count4198
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents6347
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons1660
  • Fatalities4741
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents11447
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents499
See more detailed statistics of Hotchkiss fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 56ft / 16.9mTotal length
  • 8,212Total average daily traffic
  • 428Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,854Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Ne1/4, Ne1/4, S22, T14s, R93w, 6th Pm (Lat: 38.827361 Lon: -107.764972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 34.1 m, Call Sign: KNKN398
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Gregory M RomanoRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 496 Clara Vista (Lat: 38.811167 Lon: -107.727500), Type: Tank, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WPXP944,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.387 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2013, Expiration Date: 05/19/2023, Certifier: Marlene F Searle, Registrant: Lao 20230804, 102 East Middle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hotchkiss)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hotchkiss)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 33. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 51 took place in 2008, and the least - 14 in 2017. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Hotchkiss, CO When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (74.9%), and Structure Fires (16.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hotchkiss, CO
    • 41874.9%Outside Fires
    • 9416.8%Structure Fires
    • 397.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 71.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hotchkiss, CO
Most common first names in Hotchkiss, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2778.3 years
William2278.9 years
George1772.8 years
Dorothy1678.6 years
James1671.0 years
Mary1674.9 years
Robert1372.6 years
Charles1381.0 years
Paul1173.3 years
Helen1179.5 years
Most common last names in Hotchkiss, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1674.7 years
Allen982.0 years
White872.8 years
Taylor879.6 years
Carpenter774.2 years
Ware777.3 years
Carr773.6 years
Campbell788.9 years
Lewis682.0 years
Fobare680.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hotchkiss, CO
  • 61.9%Utility gas
  • 21.1%Electricity
  • 15.5%Wood
  • 1.5%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hotchkiss, CO
  • 65.4%Utility gas
  • 33.2%Electricity
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Hotchkiss compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 15 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • James M. Graziano (12)
  • James Michael Graziano (7)

Total of 19 patent applications in 2008-2020.