Leadville North, Colorado

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Population in 2010: 1,794. Population change since 2000: -7.6%
Males: 827  (46.1%)
Females: 967  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  40.2 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 80461.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $68,454 (it was $40,027 in 2000)
Leadville North:

$68,454
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,507 (it was $19,847 in 2000)

Leadville North CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $173,808 (it was $126,800 in 2000)
Leadville North:

$173,808
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $230,350; Detached houses: $231,096

Median gross rent in 2013: $807.

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  • Races in Leadville North, CO (2010)

    Leadville North races chart
    • 1,14964.0%White alone
    • 60133.5%Hispanic
    • 231.3%Two or more races
    • 130.7%Black alone
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Other race alone
    • 10.06%American Indian alone
    • 10.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Leadville North: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.4%), United States (8.7%), Italian (7.7%), Irish (7.1%), English (5.7%), Polish (5.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 2.56 square miles.

Population density: 701 people per square mile   (low).

Leadville North,CO real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Leadville North:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Leadville North CDP:

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 62.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

190 residents are foreign born (9.7% Latin America, 1.5% Europe).

This place:

11.2%
Colorado:

9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $712 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $999 (0.5%)

Leadville North satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, CO (71.1 miles , pop. 144,126).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (72.1 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (510.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Leadville, CO (0.9 miles ), Alma, CO (3.6 miles) , Fairplay, CO (4.1 miles ), Red Cliff, CO (4.2 miles ), Blue River, CO (4.3 miles ), Copper Mountain, CO (4.4 miles ), Norrie, CO (4.4 miles) , Breckenridge, CO (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 39.26 N, Longitude: 106.30 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 719

Leadville North household income distribution Leadville North home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (32%)
  • Public administration (26%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Construction (21%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (19%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (37%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Leadville North: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Leadville North, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Leadville North-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Colorado state average. It is 144% 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 510.8 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 220.4 miles away from Leadville North 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 375.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 600.2 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 235.8 miles away from Leadville North center
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) earthquake occurred 182.0 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 Lake County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Leadville North:

  • ST VINCENT HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; LEADVILLE, CO)
  • ST VINCENT HOSPITAL GENERAL DISTRICT Critical Access Hospitals (about 1 miles away; LEADVILLE, CO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leadville North:

  • Colorado Mountain College (about 59 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,463)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 60 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Colorado School of Mines (about 67 miles; Golden, CO; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Red Rocks Community College (about 70 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 6,185)
  • Colorado Christian University (about 72 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Arapahoe Community College (about 73 miles; Littleton, CO; FT enrollment: 6,619)
  • University of Colorado Boulder (about 76 miles; Boulder, CO; FT enrollment: 28,328)

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Lake 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 2011 was 34.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

34.3
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 15.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.1
U.S.:

20.0

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.0102. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0102
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.9%
(5.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 93.1% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.7%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.6%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Colorado average:

11.4

Leadville North travel time to work - commute Leadville North mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Leadville North CDP (based on Lake County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6831
Evangelical Protestant3696
Mainline Protestant1262
Other61
None6,126-
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
Lake County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Lake County:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

10.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.5%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lake County:

18.3%
Colorado:

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

9.0%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Leadville North:

48.2%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.9%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.6%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Leadville North:

10.1%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Leadville North:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.8%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Leadville North:

56.3%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.3%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Leadville North, CO Residents

10.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.29%
Colorado average:

9.68%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Eagle County, CO  0.98% ($38,750 average AGI)
from Summit County, CO  0.73% ($23,444)
from Jefferson County, CO  0.45% ($32,727)


11.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,828 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.05%
Colorado average:

9.12%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Summit County, CO  1.13% ($24,036 average AGI)
to Eagle County, CO  1.01% ($36,720)
to Jefferson County, CO  0.81% ($48,100)

Strongest AM radio stations in Leadville North:

  • KSKE (610 AM; 5 kW; VAIL, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KRKS (990 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRKY (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANBY, CO; Owner: GRAND COUNTY WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KNRC (1150 AM; 10 kW; ENGLEWOOD, CO; Owner: NRC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Leadville North:

  • K219DX (91.7 FM; LEADVILLE, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • K300AE (107.9 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLEV-LP (107.9 FM; LEADVILLE, CO; Owner: COLORADO, STATE OF, TELECOM SERVS)
  • K207CK (89.3 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: SUMMIT PUBLIC RADIOSUMMIT FOUNDATION)
  • K202CV (88.3 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KBVC (104.1 FM; BUENA VISTA, CO; Owner: HEADWATERS MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • K259AC (99.7 FM; GYPSUM, ETC., CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KTUN (101.5 FM; EAGLE, CO; Owner: SALISBURY BROADCASTING COLORADO, LLC)
  • K239AE (95.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, ETC, CO; Owner: COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KYSL (93.9 FM; FRISCO, CO; Owner: KRYSTAL BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KDNK (90.5 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: CARBONDALE COMM. ACCESS RADIO, INC.)
  • K208DP (89.5 FM; NATHROP, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MTN PUBLIC B/CAST HOUSE INC)
  • KSBV (93.7 FM; SALIDA, CO; Owner: ARKANSAS VALLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRVG (95.5 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS LLC)
  • K247AD (97.3 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR)
  • KLXV (91.9 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZKS-FM2 (105.3 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C)
  • K276AA (103.1 FM; SALIDA & BUENA VISTA, CO; Owner: CHAFFEE CTY. TV TRANSLATOR ASSOC.)
  • KKCH (92.7 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: AGM-ROCKY MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING I, L.L.C.)
  • K213AT (90.5 FM; BUENA VISTA, CO; Owner: COLORADO CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Leadville North:

  • K05CK (Channel 5; LEADVILLE, CO; Owner: LAKE COUNTY TV-FM, INC.)
  • K03CD (Channel 3; LEADVILLE, CO; Owner: LAKE COUNTY TV-FM, INC.)
  • K11GM (Channel 11; LEADVILLE, CO; Owner: LAKE COUNTY TV-FM,INC.)
  • K09LT (Channel 9; MT. MASSIVE, ETC., CO; Owner: MOUNT MASSIVE LAKES, INC.)
  • K08ER (Channel 8; LEADVILLE, CO; Owner: LAKE COUNTY TV FM, INC.)
  • K13GI (Channel 13; LEADVILLE, CO; Owner: LAKE COUNTY TV-FM,INC.)
  • K51FQ (Channel 63; MT. MASSIVE, ETC., CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Leadville North compared to Colorado state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Leadville North on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
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