For population 25 years and over in Lochbuie:
For population 15 years and over in Lochbuie town:
457 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $914 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Thornton, CO (15.0 miles , pop. 82,384).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Aurora, CO (22.4 miles , pop. 276,393).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (605.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Hudson, CO (2.4 miles ), Brighton, CO (2.4 miles ), Fort Lupton, CO (2.7 miles ), Aristocrat Ranchettes, CO (2.7 miles ), Todd Creek, CO (3.0 miles ), Keenesburg, CO (3.5 miles ), Dacono, CO (3.7 miles ), Firestone, CO (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.01 N, Longitude: 104.71 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 303
Crime rates in Lochbuie (2002):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Crime rates in Lochbuie (2003):
Population change in the 1990s: +879 (+75.1%).
Work and jobs in Lochbuie: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lochbuie, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lochbuie-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 119% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Lochbuie town center .
On 6/12/1982, a category F3 tornado 13.0 miles away from the town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Lochbuie-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 50.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/23/1995 at 06:51:48, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 89.1 miles away from Lochbuie center
On 1/18/1997 at 22:04:39, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MB, 2.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/2001 at 19:22:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/12/1990 at 21:38:57, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.4 miles away from Lochbuie center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
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: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Floods: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Lochbuie:
Amtrak station near Lochbuie:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lochbuie:
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Public elementary/middle school in Lochbuie:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 0.0334. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.338. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.33. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 14.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 24.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.64. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Lochbuie and their reported violations in the past:LOCHBUIE TOWN OF (Population served: 3442, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.8%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 24.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 12.3% 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:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lochbuie compared to Colorado state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Lochbuie town (based on Weld County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 25
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 68
Number of full-service restaurants: 140
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.24% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,113 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($139 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,520 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($102 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Lochbuie fatal accident list:
Mar 16, 2007 11:45 PM, E Locust Ave, Lat: 40.007078, Lon: -104.710550, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Dec 28, 1986 07:05 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 47 meters (154ft)
Total costs: $269,000
Total average daily traffic: 48,552
Total average daily truck traffic: 8,646
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lochbuie)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
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