Kersey-Gill, Colorado

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Population in July 2007: 7,273.
Males: 3,734  (51.3%)
Females: 3,539  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
Colorado median age:  34.3 years

Zip code: 80624

Estimated median household income in 2013: $63,252 (it was $45,672 in 2000)
Kersey-Gill:

$63,252
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,953 (it was $18,296 in 2000)

Kersey-Gill CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $207,346 (it was $145,100 in 2000)
Kersey-Gill:

$207,346
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $227,522; Detached houses: $243,814; Townhouses or other attached units: $174,278; In 2-unit structures: $116,362; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $141,801; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $98,120; Mobile homes: $63,348; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $126,453
  • Races in Kersey-Gill, CO (2000)

    Kersey-Gill races chart
    • 4,38379.7%White alone
    • 1,00318.2%Hispanic
    • 480.9%Two or more races
    • 270.5%American Indian alone
    • 300.5%Asian alone
    • 30.05%Other race alone
    • 20.04%Black alone

Races in Kersey-Gill detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kersey-Gill: 106.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 453.4 square miles.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Kersey-Gill:

  • High school or higher: 81.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kersey-Gill CCD:

  • Never married: 19.6%
  • Now married: 65.5%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Kersey-Gill CCD:  0.6% ($917)
Colorado:  0.7% ($1,132)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greeley, CO (12.0 miles , pop. 76,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (47.1 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (635.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Kersey, CO (2.3 miles ), Garden City, CO (3.2 miles ), Evans, CO (3.5 miles ), Greeley, CO (3.5 miles ), La Salle, CO (3.5 miles ), Eaton, CO (3.6 miles ), Ault, CO (4.0 miles ), Gilcrest, CO (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 40.44 N, Longitude: 104.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 970

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Food (5%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (3%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Kersey-Gill: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Kersey-Gill, Colorado

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Tornado activity:

Kersey-Gill-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 37% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the Kersey-Gill place center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/22/2008, a category F3 tornado 19.8 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 78 people and caused $147 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kersey-Gill-area historical earthquake activity is below Colorado state average. It is 21% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 423.9 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 146.0 miles away from Kersey-Gill center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 538.1 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 428.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 278.7 miles away from Kersey-Gill center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 371.2 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 Weld County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Fire: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Kersey-Gill:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - BONELL COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GREELEY, CO)
  • NORTH COLORADO MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; GREELEY, CO)
  • FAIRACRES MANOR, INC. (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GREELEY, CO)
  • KENTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GREELEY, CO)
  • HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE OF NORTHERN COLORADO (Hospital, about 13 miles away; GREELEY, CO)
  • CENTENNIAL HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GREELEY, CO)
  • GREELEY CENTER FOR INDEPENDENCE INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; GREELEY, CO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kersey-Gill:

  • University of Northern Colorado (about 12 miles; Greeley, CO; Full-time enrollment: 11,469)
  • Aims Community College (about 15 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 32 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)
  • Front Range Community College (about 48 miles; Westminster, CO; FT enrollment: 14,756)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 49 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • University of Colorado Boulder (about 51 miles; Boulder, CO; FT enrollment: 28,328)
  • Community College of Aurora (about 53 miles; Aurora, CO; FT enrollment: 4,730)

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Notable locations in Kersey-Gill: Lee Windmill (A), Sublette (B), Reverse K Four Ranch (C), Seventy Ranch (D), Barnesville Station (E), Wells Cow Camp (F), Hilltop Ranch (G), Flying G Ranch (H), Atwell Windmill (I), Kuner Feedlot (J), Cockroft Dairy Farms (K), Galeton Dairy (L), Horizon Vue Dairy (M), Kerbs Dairy (N), Stout Dairy (O), Hanscome Dairy (P), Galeton Fire Protection District (Q), Platte Valley Fire Protection District (R), Briggsdale Fire District (S). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Seventy Holes Lake (A), Spring Lake (B), Greasewood Lake (C), Klingenberg Flood Control Number 1 Reservoir (D), J B Cooke Reservoir (E), Faber Reservoir (F), Long Lake (G), Riverside Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Crow Creek (A), Box Elder Creek (B), Owl Creek (C), Willow Creek (D), Coal Creek (E), Sand Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Weld County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 82.3. This is about average.

City:

82.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.347. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.347
U.S.:

0.293

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.16. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.16
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  78.5%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.2%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

9.3%
Whole state:

9.3%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.0%
Whole state:

4.1%
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
15 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
Colorado average:

11.8

Kersey-Gill travel time to work - commute Kersey-Gill mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kersey-Gill CCD (based on Weld County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic34,13814
Evangelical Protestant23,467133
Mainline Protestant9,81036
Other5,36521
Orthodox351
None180,010-
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: 25
Weld County:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.3%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Weld County:

23.0%
Colorado:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.5%
State:

9.6%

8.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,841 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.48%
Colorado average:

9.68%

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

0.04%
Colorado average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Larimer County, CO  1.53% ($42,818 average AGI)
from Adams County, CO  1.05% ($40,883)
from Boulder County, CO  1.04% ($47,909)


7.74% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,620 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
Colorado average:

9.12%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($275 average AGI)
Weld County:

0.05%
Colorado average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Larimer County, CO  1.24% ($39,022 average AGI)
to Adams County, CO  1.00% ($38,497)
to Boulder County, CO  0.75% ($37,155)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kersey-Gill:

  • 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.)
  • KFKA (1310 AM; 5 kW; GREELEY, CO; Owner: MUSIC VENTURES, LLC, DBA BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KHNC (1360 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, CO; Owner: DONALD A. AND SHARON E. WIEDEMAN)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KCOL (600 AM; 5 kW; WELLINGTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGRE (1450 AM; 1 kW; GREELEY, CO; Owner: GREELEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNUS (710 AM; 5 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kersey-Gill:

  • K206DB (89.1 FM; FORT COLLINS, ETC., CO; Owner: BOULDER COMMUNITY B/CAST ASSOC., INC)
  • KUAD-FM (99.1 FM; WINDSOR, CO; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FT. COLLINS, INC.)
  • KJCD (104.3 FM; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KTRR (102.5 FM; LOVELAND, CO; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FT. COLLINS, INC.)
  • KBRU-FM (101.7 FM; FORT MORGAN, CO; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KSME (96.1 FM; GREELEY, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KDJM (92.5 FM; BROOMFIELD, CO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KUNC-FM (91.5 FM; GREELEY, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KTCL (93.3 FM; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRKS-FM (94.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC)
  • KPAW (107.9 FM; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KQMT (99.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSIR-FM1 (107.1 FM; HUDSON, CO; Owner: KKDD-FM BROADCASTERS)

TV broadcast stations around Kersey-Gill:

  • KFCT (Channel 22; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KDEN (Channel 25; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: LONGMONT CHANNEL 25, INC.)
  • K63AB (Channel 63; ESTES PARK, CO; Owner: SYNCOM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (56%)
  • Utility gas (28%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Kersey-Gill compared to Colorado state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below 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 significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Kersey-Gill on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Farmers and farm managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Farmers and farm managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Electricians (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Construction laborers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Recyclable material merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Agricultural workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Food (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Vending machine operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most cars per house, population 5,000+"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Truck transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Petroleum and coal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Truck transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
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