Lincoln Park, Colorado

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Population in 2010: 3,546. Population change since 2000: -9.2%
Males: 1,521  (42.9%)
Females: 2,025  (57.1%)
Median resident age:  55.5 years
Colorado median age:  36.7 years

Zip codes: 81212.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,132 (it was $35,313 in 2000)
Lincoln Park:

$46,132
CO:

$65,685

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,194 (it was $18,636 in 2000)

Lincoln Park CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $189,755 (it was $106,900 in 2000)
Lincoln Park:

$189,755
CO:

$314,200

Median gross rent in 2016: $738.

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  • Races in Lincoln Park, CO (2010)

    Lincoln Park races chart
    • 3,19390.0%White alone
    • 2637.4%Hispanic
    • 501.4%Two or more races
    • 240.7%American Indian alone
    • 80.2%Asian alone
    • 40.1%Black alone
    • 40.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lincoln Park: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.1%), American (13.3%), English (11.4%), Italian (9.8%), Irish (6.2%), Scotch-Irish (5.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5380 feet

Land area: 3.76 square miles.

Population density: 942 people per square mile   (low).

Lincoln Park,CO real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Lincoln Park:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lincoln Park CDP:

  • Never married: 18.0%
  • Now married: 60.3%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

22 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.7%
Colorado:

9.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $822 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $795 (0.4%)

Lincoln Park satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (34.1 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (37.9 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (511.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Canon City, CO (1.2 miles ), Brookside, CO (1.3 miles ), Williamsburg, CO (2.1 miles ), Rockvale, CO (2.2 miles ), Florence, CO (2.4 miles ), Penrose-Portland, CO (3.3 miles ), Penrose, CO (3.4 miles ), Victor, CO (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.43 N, Longitude: 105.22 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 719

Lincoln Park household income distribution Lincoln Park home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Lincoln Park: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Lincoln Park, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lincoln Park-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/24/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.4 miles away from the Lincoln Park place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1977, a category F3 tornado 36.4 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Lincoln Park-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 104% greater 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 107.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 275.1 miles away from Lincoln Park 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 95.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from the city center
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 592.8 miles away from Lincoln Park center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/1/2004 at 06:50:47, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 107.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fremont County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Fires: 4, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lincoln Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lincoln Park:

  • CANON CITY DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)
  • FREMONT REGIONAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)
  • FREMONT COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)
  • HILDEBRAND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)
  • CENTURA HEALTH-ST THOMAS MORE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)
  • CENTURA HEALTH PROGRESSIVE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)
  • SKYLINE RIDGE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lincoln Park:

  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 33 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; Full-time enrollment: 10,395)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 34 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 36 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)
  • Colorado College (about 36 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 39 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 39 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 40 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)

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Notable location: Canon City Fire District Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Fremont Memory Gardens (1), Mountain Vale Memory Gardens (2), Lakeside Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Willow Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Sand Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Fremont 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 24.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 14.4%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 50.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.1% for other race residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.9%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.1%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
16 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
9 people in other types of correctional institutions in 2000
8 people in other group homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Colorado average:

11.3

Lincoln Park travel time to work - commute Lincoln Park mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lincoln Park CDP (based on Fremont County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,0313
Evangelical Protestant6,38936
Mainline Protestant2,1359
Other1,5425
None27,727-
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: 6
Fremont County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Fremont County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Fremont County:

3.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Here:

8.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.4%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fremont County:

19.8%
Colorado:

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

6.4%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lincoln Park:

51.2%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.3%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.2%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lincoln Park:

11.1%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lincoln Park:

6.9
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.4%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

54.7%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Lincoln Park:

75.2%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lincoln Park, CO Residents

6.98% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,019 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.98%
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 El Paso County, CO  0.91% ($36,310 average AGI)
from Pueblo County, CO  0.79% ($40,230)
from Chaffee County, CO  0.28% ($35,375)


6.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,064 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
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 El Paso County, CO  0.89% ($35,016 average AGI)
to Pueblo County, CO  0.78% ($33,145)
to Chaffee County, CO  0.25% ($26,514)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lincoln Park:

  • KRLN (1400 AM; 1 kW; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: ROYAL GORGE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KWYD (1580 AM; 10 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KGHF (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFEL (970 AM; 3 kW; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: WELLSPRING HARVEST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KBZC (1300 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KKCS (1460 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lincoln Park:

  • K203AT (88.5 FM; WESTCLIFFE, ETC., CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KKFM (98.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKCS-FM (101.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBIQ (102.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRCC (91.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KSKX (105.5 FM; SECURITY, CO; Owner: OPTIMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKLI (106.3 FM; WIDEFIELD, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGFT (100.7 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC)
  • KTLF (90.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS OF COLORADO SPRINGS, INC.)
  • KSPZ (92.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVUU (99.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCME (88.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCAST HOUSE, INC)
  • KMOM (96.1 FM; FOUNTAIN, CO; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KILO (94.3 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: COLORADO SPRINGS RADIO BCSTERS, INC.)
  • KRDO-FM (95.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KTLC (89.1 FM; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KEPC (89.7 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • K239AE (95.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, ETC, CO; Owner: COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KDZA-FM (107.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K208DP (89.5 FM; NATHROP, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MTN PUBLIC B/CAST HOUSE INC)

TV broadcast stations around Lincoln Park:

  • K12ME (Channel 12; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K19DY (Channel 19; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • K10LI (Channel 10; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • 6,970Total average daily traffic
  • 487Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,967Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Lincoln Park compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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