For population 25 years and over in Las Animas:
For population 15 years and over in Las Animas city:
35 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $579 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (77.1 miles , pop. 102,121).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (101.1 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (513.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Purgatoire Valley, CO (3.7 miles ), Cheraw, CO (4.0 miles ), La Junta, CO (4.3 miles ), McClave, CO (4.5 miles ), Swink, CO (4.7 miles ), Sugar City, CO (5.1 miles ), Haswell, CO (5.2 miles) , Rocky Ford, CO (5.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.07 N, Longitude: 103.23 W
Area code: 719
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Crime rate in Las Animas detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +251 (+10.0%).
Work and jobs in Las Animas: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Las Animas, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Las Animas-area historical tornado activity is near Colorado state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/17/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.1 miles away from the Las Animas city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/29/2001, a category F3 tornado 31.4 miles away from the city center caused $150,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Las Animas-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/1/1996 at 05:44:22, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.5 miles away from Las Animas center
On 1/2/1998 at 15:47:16, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 19.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/2001 at 11:28:26, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/1/1996 at 05:55:54, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.3 miles away from Las Animas center
On 11/1/1996 at 03:09:28, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bent County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high schools in Las Animas:
See full list of schools located in Las Animas, School District: LAS ANIMAS RE-1
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Las Animas and their reported violations in the past:LAS ANIMAS CITY OF (Population served: 3035, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Las Animas that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 28.1%
(21.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 41.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 44.0% for other race residents, 2.9% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Las Animas (based on Bent County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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6.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($23,689 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:
8.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,705 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:
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Las Animas fatal accident list:
Oct 15, 2008 07:40 AM, Ash Ave, Lat: 38.063169, Lon: -103.230589, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 20, 2005 01:30 PM, Sr-101, 11th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 50 meters (164ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,300
Total average daily truck traffic: 430
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 5,160
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Las Animas)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Las Animas, CO)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:7
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Las Animas)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Las Animas)
FAA Registered Aircraft:14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.