For population 25 years and over in Kim:
For population 15 years and over in Kim town:
7 residents are foreign born (7.0% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $500 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (98.9 miles , pop. 102,121).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (136.6 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (482.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Pritchett, CO (5.3 miles) , Branson, CO (5.8 miles) , Model, CO (6.4 miles) , Folsom, NM (6.4 miles) , Springfield, CO (6.5 miles ), Des Moines, NM (6.5 miles) , Campo, CO (6.6 miles) , Grenville, NM (6.9 miles) .
Latitude: 37.25 N, Longitude: 103.35 W
Area code: 719
Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-19.8%).
Average climate in Kim, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Kim-area historical tornado activity is below Colorado state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/15/2003, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 32.9 miles away from the Kim town center caused $120,000 in damages.
On 5/18/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 66.9 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Kim-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Colorado state average. It is 66% smaller 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 81.2 miles away from the city 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 85.9 miles away from Kim center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.0 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 87.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/1/2004 at 06:50:47, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 100.0 miles away from Kim center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Las Animas County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kim:
Public high school in Kim:
See full list of schools located in Kim
Public elementary/middle school in Kim:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Kim and their reported violations in the past:KIM TOWN OF (Population served: 132, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.0%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Kim compared to Colorado state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Kim (based on Las Animas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 79.31%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.22% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,501 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:
7.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,186 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Kim:
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kim)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kim, CO