Manitou Springs, Colorado

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Population in 2017: 5,322 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.9%
 
Males: 2,506  (47.1%)
Females: 2,816  (52.9%)
Median resident age:

44.8 years
Colorado median age:

36.8 years

Zip codes: 80829.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,537 (it was $40,514 in 2000)
Manitou Springs:

$56,537
CO:

$69,117

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $35,452 (it was $24,492 in 2000)

Manitou Springs city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $336,212 (it was $177,500 in 2000)
Manitou Springs:

$336,212
CO:

$348,900

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $306,088; detached houses: $323,366; townhouses or other attached units: $218,823; in 2-unit structures: $453,539; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $187,784; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $132,271; mobile homes: $56,276; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $49,095

Median gross rent in 2017: $953.

March 2019 cost of living index in Manitou Springs: 100.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.3%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 41.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 48.3% for American Indian residents, 9.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Manitou Springs, CO (2017)
    • 4,68485.4%White alone
    • 4848.8%Hispanic
    • 1592.9%Two or more races
    • 450.8%Asian alone
    • 360.7%American Indian alone
    • 210.4%Black alone

Races in Manitou Springs detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Manitou Springs, Colorado as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Manitou Springs is 360 to 1.


Crime rates in Manitou Springs by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(19.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.7)
3
(58.5)
2
(38.6)
2
(38.7)
1
(19.7)
1
(19.3)
3
(57.5)
6
(113.2)
6
(111.4)
4
(74.1)
2
(37.3)
2
(37.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(58.4)
2
(39.3)
2
(39.0)
1
(19.3)
2
(38.7)
1
(19.7)
2
(38.6)
1
(19.2)
1
(18.9)
1
(18.6)
4
(74.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
21
(411.1)
6
(116.9)
11
(216.3)
9
(175.4)
19
(366.7)
8
(154.8)
13
(256.0)
11
(212.2)
9
(172.4)
6
(113.2)
24
(445.5)
9
(166.8)
10
(186.4)
8
(149.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
29
(567.7)
36
(701.2)
32
(629.3)
23
(448.3)
17
(328.1)
28
(541.7)
27
(531.6)
21
(405.1)
29
(555.6)
24
(452.8)
22
(408.4)
20
(370.6)
19
(354.2)
14
(261.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
159
(3,113)
124
(2,415)
157
(3,088)
119
(2,320)
162
(3,126)
166
(3,211)
134
(2,638)
119
(2,296)
100
(1,916)
112
(2,113)
103
(1,912)
93
(1,723)
57
(1,063)
39
(726.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(195.8)
8
(155.8)
10
(196.7)
2
(39.0)
9
(173.7)
6
(116.1)
4
(78.8)
10
(192.9)
4
(76.6)
12
(226.4)
8
(148.5)
9
(166.8)
9
(167.8)
4
(74.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(117.5)
1
(19.5)
1
(19.7)
1
(19.5)
2
(38.6)
1
(19.3)
2
(39.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(37.1)
2
(37.1)
1
(18.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)277.8199.1254.1220.9271.9249.2221.9205.1246.2253.2300.7223.1147.8113.0

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City-data.com crime index in Manitou Springs, CO

Crime rate in Manitou Springs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
Colorado average:

2.17
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Ancestries: German (21.1%), English (18.7%), Irish (10.0%), Russian (4.9%), Italian (3.9%), American (3.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6320 feet

Land area: 3.03 square miles.

Population density: 1,755 people per square mile   (low).

Manitou Springs, Colorado map

170 residents are foreign born (2.5% Europe, 0.3% Asia).

This city:

3.1%
Colorado:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,521 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,522 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (6.4 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (543.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Pikes Peak, CO (2.1 miles ),
Cascade-Chipita Park, CO (2.5 miles ),
Colorado Springs, CO (2.5 miles ),
Green Mountain Falls, CO (2.8 miles ),
Cheyenne Mountain, CO (3.0 miles ),
Stratmoor, CO (3.0 miles ),
Air Force Academy, CO (3.1 miles ),
Fort Carson, CO (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 38.86 N, Longitude: 104.91 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,055 (-19.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 644 (23.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Manitou Springs, CO in 2017
Distribution of house value in Manitou Springs, CO in 2017
Manitou Springs satellite photo by USGS

Manitou Springs tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Colorado:

3.0%
Historical population in Manitou Springs, CO
Historical housing units in Manitou Springs, CO

Population change in the 1990s: +437 (+9.6%).
Most common industries in Manitou Springs, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (10.9%)
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.1%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Health care (7.5%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.6%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (14.7%)
  • Health care (13.2%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Manitou Springs, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Computer specialists (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.9%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Registered nurses (3.4%)

Average climate in Manitou Springs, Colorado

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Manitou Springs, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 59.5. This is better than average.

City:

59.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.503. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.503
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 18.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 1.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.92
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 20.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.25. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.25
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.00479. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00479
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Manitou Springs-area historical tornado activity is near Colorado state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/24/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.7 miles away from the Manitou Springs city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1977, a category F3 tornado 4.4 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Manitou Springs-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 88% 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 134.2 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 247.2 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 584.9 miles away from Manitou Springs center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 123.8 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 119.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 30.4 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 El Paso County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Fires: 4, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Snows: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Manitou Springs topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Manitou Springs:

  • GARDEN OF THE GODS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • EMERITUS AT BEAR CREEK LONG TERM CARE COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • CENTER AT CENTENNIAL, THE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • COLORADO HOMECARE SOUTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • CEDARWOOD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • PROFESSIONAL HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)

Amtrak station near Manitou Springs:

  • 6 miles: COLORADO SPRINGS (120 S. WEBER) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Manitou Springs:

  • Colorado College (about 5 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; Full-time enrollment: 2,199)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 5 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 5 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 7 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 10 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • United States Air Force Academy (about 11 miles; USAFA, CO; FT enrollment: 5,088)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 42 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)

Public high school in Manitou Springs:

Public elementary/middle schools in Manitou Springs:

See full list of schools located in Manitou Springs

Library in Manitou Springs:

  • MANITOU SPRINGS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $163,300; Location: 701 MANITOU AVE; 15,038 books; 571 audio materials; 2,284 video materials; 2 state licensed databases; 32 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Manitou Springs Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Crystal Valley Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Sutherland Creek (A), Ruxton Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Manitou Cliff Dwellings (Historical Places & Services; Po Box 272), Arcade Amusements Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 930 Manitou Avenue), Manitou & Pikes Peak Railway - Work Shop (535 Ruxton Avenue).

Hotels: Cliff House Inn (306 Canon Avenue), Blue Skies Inn Bed & Breakfast (402 Manitou Avenue), Best Value Inn Villa Motel (Bv) (481 Manitou Ave), Castaways Inn & Suites-Restaurant (103 Manitou Avenue), LA FON Motel (123 Manitou Avenue), Dillon Motel (134 Manitou Avenue), Best Western Skyway Inn Suites (311 Manitou Avenue), El Colorado Lodge (23 Manitou Avenue), Eagle Motel (423 Manitou Avenue).

El Paso County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Manitou Springs and their reported violations in the past:

MANITOU SPRINGS CITY OF (Population served: 4,890, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2006. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 31 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.0 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

49.2%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.3%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
33 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Manitou Springs (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Manitou Springs Convenience Branch at 484 Manitou Avenue, branch established on 1971/04/19. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

For population 15 years and over in Manitou Springs:

Marital status in Manitou Springs, CO
  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 57.7%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

For population 25 years and over in Manitou Springs:

  • High school or higher: 95.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Colorado average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Manitou Springs
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Manitou Springs, CO (based on El Paso County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant95,284265
Catholic52,31023
Mainline Protestant33,69761
Other22,77562
Black Protestant2,68611
Orthodox9474
None414,564-
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: 57
Here:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
El Paso County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 168
This county:

2.87 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 389
El Paso County:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

5.5%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
El Paso County:

19.8%
Colorado:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.0%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.3%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Manitou Springs:

48.6%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Manitou Springs:

20.6%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Manitou Springs:

8.1%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Manitou Springs:

6.8
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Manitou Springs:

36.1%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

57.6%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Manitou Springs:

79.3%
State:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Manitou Springs, CO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 18$123,588$82,3920$0
Parks and Recreation 15$64,127$51,30222$11,976
Other and Unallocable 9$54,914$73,2191$1,593
Firefighters 8$56,297$84,4467$8,379
Water Supply 5$35,854$86,0501$1,941
Financial Administration 5$37,066$88,9580$0
Sewerage 3$16,036$64,1440$0
Other Government Administration 3$17,480$69,9200$0
Local Libraries 1$7,616$91,3925$4,664
Police - Other 1$6,164$73,9680$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 68$419,142$73,96636$28,553

Manitou Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,127,000 ($211.76)
    Sewerage: $854,000 ($160.47)
    Regular Highways: $816,000 ($153.33)
    Central Staff Services: $750,000 ($140.92)
    Water Utilities: $711,000 ($133.60)
    Local Fire Protection: $578,000 ($108.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $399,000 ($74.97)
    General - Other: $305,000 ($57.31)
    Transit Utilities: $277,000 ($52.05)
    Housing and Community Development: $216,000 ($40.59)
    Libraries: $173,000 ($32.51)
    Parking Facilities: $87,000 ($16.35)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $49,000 ($9.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $124,000 ($23.30)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $49,000 ($9.21)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $1,007,000 ($189.21)
    General - Other: $420,000 ($78.92)
    Sewerage: $309,000 ($58.06)
    Police Protection: $29,000 ($5.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($0.56)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,294,000 ($431.04)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($4.70)

Manitou Springs government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,203,000 ($226.04)
    Other: $390,000 ($73.28)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $168,000 ($31.57)
    General Revenue - Other: $150,000 ($28.18)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($0.56)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,034,000 ($194.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $688,000 ($129.27)
    Transit Utilities: $270,000 ($50.73)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,255,000 ($423.71)
    Property: $1,094,000 ($205.56)
    Other Selective Sales: $552,000 ($103.72)
    Motor Vehicle License: $186,000 ($34.95)
    Public Utilities Sales: $136,000 ($25.55)
    Other License: $55,000 ($10.33)

Manitou Springs government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,592,000 ($1050.73)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,076,000 ($953.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $516,000 ($96.96)

Manitou Springs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $377,000 ($70.84)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,893,000 ($543.59)

10.00% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,307 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.00%
Colorado average:

10.99%

0.42% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,030 average AGI)
El Paso County:

0.42%
Colorado average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Arapahoe County, CO  0.29% ($50,385 average AGI)
from Douglas County, CO  0.25% ($69,457)
from Denver County, CO  0.22% ($45,957)


8.81% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,229 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.81%
Colorado average:

9.96%

0.35% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,029 average AGI)
El Paso County:

0.35%
Colorado average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Denver County, CO  0.30% ($52,563 average AGI)
to Arapahoe County, CO  0.27% ($49,190)
to Douglas County, CO  0.22% ($76,313)
Businesses in Manitou Springs, CO
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Kroger1
Best Western1Nike1
Comfort Inn1Rodeway Inn1
Days Inn1Subway1
H&R Block1

Strongest AM radio stations in Manitou Springs:

  • KXRE (1490 AM; 1 kW; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: LATINO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KBZC (1300 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRDO (1240 AM; 1 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KKCS (1460 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KWYD (1580 AM; 10 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KVOR (740 AM; 3 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Manitou Springs:

  • KBIQ (102.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KKCS-FM (101.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRCC (91.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KKFM (98.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKLI (106.3 FM; WIDEFIELD, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSKX (105.5 FM; SECURITY, CO; Owner: OPTIMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMOM (96.1 FM; FOUNTAIN, CO; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGFT (100.7 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC)
  • KSPZ (92.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVUU (99.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTLF (90.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS OF COLORADO SPRINGS, INC.)
  • KCME (88.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCAST HOUSE, INC)
  • 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.)
  • KEPC (89.7 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • K201EC (88.1 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • K206BZ (89.1 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • K215CB (90.9 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MT PUBLIC BCST HOUSE,INC.)
  • K211AW (90.1 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KTLC (89.1 FM; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Manitou Springs:

  • K03AO (Channel 3; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITY OF MANITOU SPRINGS)
  • K07PA (Channel 7; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: ROCKY MTN. PUB. B/CING. NET., INC.)
  • K09LH (Channel 9; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITY OF MANITOU SPRINGS)
  • K06BI (Channel 6; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITY OF MANITOU SPRINGS)
  • K47FJ (Channel 47; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: FULL GOSPEL OUTREACH, INC.)
  • KKTV (Channel 11; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTSC (Channel 8; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KGHB-CA (Channel 27; PUEBLO, ETC., CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K23GJ (Channel 23; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: SYNCOM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KRDO-TV (Channel 13; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXRM-TV (Channel 21; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • K49CJ (Channel 49; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF COLORADO SPRINGS, INC.)
  • KJCS-LP (Channel 38; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: BETA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K63DW (Channel 63; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: ROCKY MTN.PUB.B/CING.NETWORK,INC.)
  • K30AA (Channel 30; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K43CG (Channel 43; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: FULL GOSPEL OUTREACH, INC.)
  • KXTU-LP (Channel 57; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • KWHS-LP (Channel 51; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: LE SEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K32EO (Channel 32; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: FRONT RANGE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP.)
Manitou Springs fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Manitou Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 167ft / 51.1mTotal length
  • $5,021,000Total costs
  • 212,634Total average daily traffic
  • 7,372Total average daily truck traffic
  • 321,700Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Manitou Springs, CO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 141960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Manitou Springs, CO

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Us Highway 24 Bypass (Lat: 38.862778 Lon: -104.913889), Type: 10.6, Overall height: 10.6 m, Registrant: At&t Wireless Services, Inc., Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 223-9222

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 38.863333 Lon: -104.925250, Call Sign: KYY276, Licensee ID: L00194988,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.640 MHz, 161.640 MHz, Grant Date: 03/31/1977, Expiration Date: 04/01/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2001, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Bison Media Inc, 4880 Santa Rosa Rd Ste 300, Camarillo, CA 93012

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Pikes Peak Summit House 6 Mi W (Lat: 38.840833 Lon: -105.042194), Call Sign: WGT62,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.900 MHz, Grant Date: 01/23/2015, Expiration Date: 04/16/2025, Registrant: City Of Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO 80901-1575, Phone: (719) 385-6750, Email:
  • 5.15 Km Nw (Lat: 38.878889 Lon: -104.964694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPKT941,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz, Grant Date: 07/11/1997, Expiration Date: 07/11/2002, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2002, Certifier: Chuck Armstrong, Registrant: Channel Communications Inc, 625 W Polk St, Colorado Springs, CO 80907, Fax: (719) 636-3362
  • 1/2 Mi N Of The Us Hwy 24 And Cliff Dwellers Rd Interchange (Lat: 38.862778 Lon: -104.904694), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WPKZ237,
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.53000 MHz, Grant Date: 07/31/2012, Expiration Date: 10/14/2022, Certifier: Jeffrey Nohr, Registrant: Manitou Springs Chamber Of Commerce, 354 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829, Fax: (719) 685-0355
  • 606 Manitou Avenue (Lat: 38.873306 Lon: -104.972472), Type: Pole, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPTZ486,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz, Grant Date: 11/14/2011, Expiration Date: 01/17/2022, Certifier: Duane H Gasaway, Registrant: City Of Manitou Springs, 606 Manitou Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80829, Phone: (719) 685-2600, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 38.855278 Lon: -104.904167, Call Sign: WQMB885,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.837 MHz, Grant Date: 06/22/2010, Expiration Date: 06/22/2020, Certifier: John Harden, Registrant: Communication Solutions Inc, 384 E Garden Of The Gods Unit 140, Colorado Springs, CO 80919, Phone: (719) 578-8435, Fax: (719) 520-1274, Email:
  • Lat: 38.858056 Lon: -104.919444, Call Sign: WRBU669,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.350 MHz, 468.675 MHz, 468.950 MHz, 469.125 MHz, 469.725 MHz, Grant Date: 06/25/2018, Expiration Date: 06/25/2028, Certifier: Douglas C Laroy, Registrant: Communication Solutions Inc., 384 E. Garden Of The Gods, Unit 140, Colorado Springs, CO 80907, Phone: (719) 578-8435, Fax: (719) 520-1274, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Manitou Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Manitou Springs)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$201,22920$233,65297$209,7147$84,15713$150,018
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$70,8302$236,45512$229,3200$01$161,540
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$98,3504$320,03030$229,7112$95,5508$239,449
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$189,5703$222,35718$221,1383$129,7774$199,635
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$111,6000$04$271,1080$02$232,380

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0067.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$329,9652$255,565
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$110,0700$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$146,2600$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$149,3100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0067.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Manitou Springs, CO
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Manitou Springs, CO - Value

2007 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2007 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 9. The highest number of fire incidents - 23 took place in 2014, and the least - 0 in 2009. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Manitou Springs, CO When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (57.7%), and Structure Fires (32.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Manitou Springs, CO
    • 6057.7%Outside Fires
    • 3432.7%Structure Fires
    • 65.8%Other
    • 43.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Manitou Springs, CO

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Manitou Springs, Colorado:

  • Castaways Inn & Suites, 1031107 Manitor Ave, Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829 , Phone: (719) 685-3300, Fax: (719) 685-3900
  • Comfort Inn Of Manitou Springs, 45 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829 , Phone: (719) 685-5455, Fax: (719) 685-5455
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Manitou Springs, Colorado
Most common first names in Manitou Springs, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3172.4 years
Mary2581.2 years
William2277.6 years
Robert2272.4 years
Charles2174.4 years
George2078.0 years
James1771.1 years
Joseph1673.7 years
Ruth1580.7 years
Dorothy1483.1 years
Most common last names in Manitou Springs, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2278.5 years
Wilson1481.6 years
Jones1175.9 years
Campbell879.6 years
Miller768.4 years
King671.7 years
Clark577.8 years
Rogers574.6 years
Olson585.4 years
Cox573.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Manitou Springs, CO
  • 85.9%Utility gas
  • 12.0%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Manitou Springs, CO
  • 85.6%Utility gas
  • 14.4%Electricity


Manitou Springs compared to Colorado state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Manitou Springs on our top lists:

  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely lesbian couples (counted as self-reported female-female unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most users submitting photos to our site per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: architecture and engineering occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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