Manitou Springs, Colorado

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Population in 2014: 5,314 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.7%
 
Males: 2,399  (45.2%)
Females: 2,915  (54.8%)
Median resident age:  45.3 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 80829.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,302 (it was $40,514 in 2000)
Manitou Springs:

$44,302
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $34,588 (it was $24,492 in 2000)

Manitou Springs city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $304,618 (it was $177,500 in 2000)
Manitou Springs:

$304,618
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $250,119; Detached houses: $267,120; Townhouses or other attached units: $174,390; In 2-unit structures: $166,735; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $132,747; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $150,727; Mobile homes: $42,497; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $33,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $799.

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  • Races in Manitou Springs, CO (2013)

    Manitou Springs races chart
    • 4,71889.7%White alone
    • 3176.0%Hispanic
    • 791.5%Two or more races
    • 551.0%American Indian alone
    • 260.5%Black alone
    • 190.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Manitou Springs: 101.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.2%), Irish (12.4%), English (11.6%), Scottish (4.9%), French (4.5%), Italian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6320 feet

Land area: 3.03 square miles.

Population density: 1,753 people per square mile   (low).

Manitou Springs,CO real estate house value index trend

Manitou Springs, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Manitou Springs:

  • High school or higher: 94.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Manitou Springs city:

  • Never married: 31.7%
  • Now married: 49.4%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

82 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
Colorado:

9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,555 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,329 (0.4%)

Manitou Springs satellite photo by USGS

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: -874 (-16.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 705 (26.8%)

Manitou Springs household income distribution Manitou Springs home values distribution

Crime rates in Manitou Springs by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 1000000000010
per 100,000 19.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.019.20.0
Rapes 0421013221136
per 100,000 0.078.239.319.60.019.758.538.638.719.719.357.5113.2
Robberies 1310322121211
per 100,000 19.258.719.60.058.439.339.019.338.719.738.619.218.9
Assaults 181815216119198131196
per 100,000 345.0352.1294.6411.1116.9216.3175.4366.7154.8256.0212.2172.4113.2
Burglaries 31232029363223172827212924
per 100,000 594.2449.9392.8567.7701.2629.3448.3328.1541.7531.6405.1555.6452.8
Thefts 111103118159124157119162166134119100112
per 100,000 2,127.72,014.92,317.43,112.82,415.33,087.52,319.73,126.23,211.52,638.32,295.51,915.72,113.2
Auto thefts 8101810810296410412
per 100,000 153.3195.6353.5195.8155.8196.739.0173.7116.178.8192.976.6226.4
Arson 0106111212000
per 100,000 0.019.60.0117.519.519.719.538.619.339.40.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 233.9258.3227.0257.8184.7235.8204.9252.3231.2205.9190.3228.4234.9

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Crime rate in Manitou Springs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.45
Colorado average:

2.14

Manitou Springs tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +437 (+9.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Manitou Springs: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Manitou Springs, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 Manitou Springs 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 the city 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 Manitou Springs 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 (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Fire: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 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)

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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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 34.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

34.6
U.S.:

74.7

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.:

0.293

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.:

6.4

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.:

1.91

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.93. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.93
U.S.:

9.35

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.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.1%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.3% for Black residents, 47.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 87.3% for American Indian residents, 18.5% for two or more races residents)
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

Manitou Springs, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Colorado average:

11.4

Manitou Springs travel time to work - commute Manitou Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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

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
El Paso County:

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.
State:

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

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 168
El Paso County:

2.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 389
Here:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.5%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
El Paso County:

19.8%
Colorado:

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

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
Financial Administration 5$37,066$88,9580$0
Other Government Administration 3$17,480$69,9200$0
Police Protection - Officers 18$123,588$82,3920$0
Police - Other 1$6,164$73,9680$0
Firefighters 8$56,297$84,4467$8,379
Sewerage 3$16,036$64,1440$0
Parks and Recreation 15$64,127$51,30222$11,976
Water Supply 5$35,854$86,0501$1,941
Local Libraries 1$7,616$91,3925$4,664
Other and Unallocable 9$54,914$73,2191$1,593
Totals for Government 68$419,142$73,96636$28,553

Manitou Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $825,000 ($155.25)
    Regular Highways: $69,000 ($12.98)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $909,000 ($171.06)
    Regular Highways: $707,000 ($133.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $565,000 ($106.32)
    Financial Administration: $476,000 ($89.57)
    Water Utilities: $411,000 ($77.34)
    General - Other: $410,000 ($77.15)
    Fire Protection: $359,000 ($67.56)
    Sewerage: $358,000 ($67.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($3.95)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $224,000 ($42.15)
    Regular Highways: $195,000 ($36.70)
    Police Protection: $11,000 ($2.07)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($0.75)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,950,000 ($555.14)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $19,000 ($3.58)

Manitou Springs government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $431,000 ($81.11)
    All Other: $237,000 ($44.60)
    Parks & Recreation: $130,000 ($24.46)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $269,000 ($50.62)
    Interest Earnings: $51,000 ($9.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $692,000 ($130.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $190,000 ($35.75)
    General Support: $81,000 ($15.24)
    All Other: $49,000 ($9.22)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,819,000 ($342.30)
    Property: $811,000 ($152.62)
    NEC: $234,000 ($44.03)
    Other Selective Sales: $231,000 ($43.47)
    Public Utilities: $220,000 ($41.40)

Manitou Springs government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $315,000 ($59.28)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $350,000 ($65.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $265,000 ($49.87)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $210,000 ($39.52)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $105,000 ($19.76)
    Other, NEC: $85,000 ($16.00)

Manitou Springs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $189,000 ($35.57)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $815,000 ($153.37)

8.83% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,620 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.83%
Colorado average:

9.68%

0.43% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,153 average AGI)
El Paso County:

0.43%
Colorado average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pueblo County, CO  0.18% ($36,520 average AGI)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.16% ($41,068)
from Arapahoe County, CO  0.16% ($42,377)


8.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,339 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.32%
Colorado average:

9.12%

0.35% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,834 average AGI)
El Paso County:

0.35%
Colorado average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Denver County, CO  0.27% ($37,483 average AGI)
to Arapahoe County, CO  0.23% ($45,734)
to Pueblo County, CO  0.19% ($34,751)

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 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Manitou Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 58m190ftTotal length
  • $2,999,000Total costs
  • 142,620Total average daily traffic
  • 4,850Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 11930-1939
  • 101960-1969
  • 11980-1989
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: 2022239222, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVENUE, NW, 4TH FL

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Pikes Peak Summit House 6 Mi W (Lat: 38.840833 Lon: -105.042194), Call Sign: WGT62
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.900 MHzGrant Date: 01/23/2015, Expiration Date: 04/16/2025Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 07/11/1997, Expiration Date: 07/11/2002, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2002, Certifier: Chuck ArmstrongRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 07/31/2012, Expiration Date: 10/14/2022, Certifier: Jeffrey NohrRegistrant: Manitou Springs Chamber Of Commerce, 354 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829, Fax: (719) 685-0355
  • 5.15 Km Nw (Lat: 38.878889 Lon: -104.964694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPTZ486
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHzGrant Date: 11/14/2011, Expiration Date: 01/17/2022, Certifier: Duane H GasawayRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 06/22/2010, Expiration Date: 06/22/2020, Certifier: John HardenRegistrant: Communication Solutions Inc, 384 E Garden Of The Gods Unit 140, Colorado Springs, CO 80919, Phone: (719) 578-8435, Fax: (719) 520-1274, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 1290H , Serial Number: 28-7716012, Airworthiness Date: 01/06/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory K Weiss, 108 Via Linda Vis, Manitou Springs, CO 80829
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2413 , Serial Number: 2624, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Duane A Gabardi, 340 Sutherland Pl, Manitou Springs, CO 80829
  • Aircraft: ENGINEERING & RESEARCH ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2782H , Serial Number: 3407, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Giles P Fowler, Wichita Motel, Manitou Springs, CO 80829
  • Aircraft: SMITH ROBERT MIDGET MUSTANG 1 (Category: Amphibian, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 360RD , Serial Number: 0001
    Registrant (Individual): Robert D Smith, 360 Santa Fe Pl, Manitou Springs, CO 80829
  • Aircraft: AEROSTAR INTERNATIONAL INC RX 8 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 3637E , Serial Number: RX8-3053
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Nolan P Schuler, 33 Sandra Ln, Manitou Springs, CO 80829, Other Owners: Kinda K Schuler
    Deregistered: Yes
  • Aircraft: AEROSTAR INTERNATIONAL INC RXS-8 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 7121K , Serial Number: RXS8-3055, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 05/25/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 33 Sandra Ln, Manitou Springs, CO 80829

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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

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

  • The Cliff House At Pikes Peak, 306 Canon Ave, Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829 , Phone: (719) 685-3000, Fax: (719) 685-3913
  • 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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
Businesses in Manitou Springs, CO
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Kroger1
Best Western1Nike1
Comfort Inn1Rodeway Inn1
Days Inn1Subway1
H&R Block1

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 significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #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+)"
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  • #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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