McClave, Colorado

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Population in July 2007: 932.
Males: 466  (50.1%)
Females: 466  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

34.5 years
Colorado median age:

34.3 years

Zip code: 81057

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,944 (it was $34,792 in 2000)
McClave:

$50,944
CO:

$69,117

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,988 (it was $15,211 in 2000)

McClave CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $163,445 (it was $75,000 in 2000)
McClave:

$163,445
CO:

$348,900
March 2019 cost of living index in McClave: 95.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in McClave, CO (2000)
    • 76179.1%White alone
    • 18018.7%Hispanic
    • 111.1%Two or more races
    • 80.8%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in McClave, Colorado as of July 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in McClave is 932 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3860 feet

Land area: 263.5 square miles.

Population density: 3.5 people per square mile   (very low).

McClave, Colorado map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
McClave CCD:

0.6% ($440)
Colorado:

0.7% ($1,132)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (96.1 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (116.0 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (503.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Hasty, CO (2.3 miles),
Wiley, CO (2.8 miles ),
Purgatoire Valley, CO (3.6 miles ),
Lamar, CO (3.7 miles ),
Las Animas, CO (4.5 miles ),
Eads, CO (4.9 miles ),
Haswell, CO (5.2 miles),
Granada, CO (5.5 miles )

Latitude: 38.14 N, Longitude: 102.86 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 719

Distribution of median household income in McClave, CO in 2017
McClave satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Colorado:

3.0%
Most common industries in McClave, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (27.9%)
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Construction (7.7%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (43.1%)
  • Construction (12.3%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.6%)
  • Health care (3.6%)
  • Public administration (2.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.2%)
  • Health care (15.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.9%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.4%)
Most common occupations in McClave, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (14.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (11.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (2.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (21.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (18.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (2.8%)
  • Carpenters (2.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Registered nurses (5.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.9%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.4%)

Average climate in McClave, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

McClave-area historical tornado activity is near Colorado state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the McClave place center caused $150,000 in damages.

On 10/17/1971, a category F3 tornado 16.6 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

McClave-area historical earthquake activity is below Colorado state average. It is 19% 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 McClave 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 133.8 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 118.3 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 327.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 164.4 miles away from McClave center
On 3/22/2004 at 12:09:56, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 140.7 miles away from McClave 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 Bent County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near McClave:

  • JUNIPER VILLAGE AT LAMAR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LAMAR, CO)
  • LAMAR AREA HOSPICE ASSOCIATION (Hospital, about 14 miles away; LAMAR, CO)
  • LAMAR DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; LAMAR, CO)
  • PROWERS MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; LAMAR, CO)
  • PROWERS MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; LAMAR, CO)

Amtrak station near McClave:

  • 14 miles: LAMAR (MAIN & BEECH STS.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McClave:

  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 95 miles; Pueblo, CO; Full-time enrollment: 5,993)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 97 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 114 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • Colorado College (about 118 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 118 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 119 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 119 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)

Public high school in McClave:

Public elementary/middle school in McClave:

See full list of schools located in McClave

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in McClave: Cordes-Oberlander Ranch (A), Bishop Ranch (B), Hasty - McClave Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in McClave include: Friends Community Church of Hasty (A), Methodist Church of McClave (B), Riverview Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Union Valley Cemetery (1), Wiley Cemetery (2), The Home Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Long Lake (A), Jims Pond (B), Lake Hasty (C), Dingwall Ditch Retention Reservoir (D), G W Verhoeff Reservoir (E), John Martin Reservoir (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Limestone Creek (A), McRae Arroyo (B), Prowers Arroyo (C), Graveyard Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in McClave include: Bents New Fort Marker (1), John Martin Reservoir Wildlife Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Bent 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 McClave and their reported violations in the past:

MCCLAVE WA INC (Population served: 440, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 33 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

73.2%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.7%
Whole state:

6.5%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

14.9%
Whole state:

9.3%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.5%
Whole state:

4.1%

For population 15 years and over in McClave:

Marital status in McClave, CO
  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 64.4%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

For population 25 years and over in McClave:

  • High school or higher: 79.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
Colorado average:

11.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for McClave, CO (based on Bent County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,4691
Mainline Protestant3383
Evangelical Protestant2859
Other7-
None4,400-
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: 2
Here:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Bent County:

5.11 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Bent County:

10.22 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

5.7%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bent County:

21.7%
State:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bent County:

14.5%
State:

9.6%

5.33% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($26,735 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
Colorado average:

10.99%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Strongest AM radio stations in McClave:

  • KLMR (920 AM; 5 kW; LAMAR, CO; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, 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.)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)

Strongest FM radio stations in McClave:

  • KVAY (105.7 FM; LAMAR, CO; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KSNZ (93.3 FM; LAMAR, CO; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • K211EI (90.1 FM; LAMAR, CO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K207BI (89.3 FM; LAMAR, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around McClave:

  • K48DW (Channel 48; EADS, ETC., CO; Owner: KIOWA COUNTY)
  • K07DH (Channel 7; LAMAR, CO; Owner: THE CITY OF LAMAR, COLORADO)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • .5 Mi N .25 Mi E Jct Hwy 196 & Main St (Lat: 38.139167 Lon: -102.727694), Call Sign: KCX934, Licensee ID: L00411395,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.885 MHz, Grant Date: 10/18/2001, Expiration Date: 11/03/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2012, Registrant: Joe Kasza, Box 13, Mcclave, CO 81057, Phone: (719) 829-4208
  • 23133 Road Ll (Lat: 38.141944 Lon: -102.786028), Call Sign: KNEP331,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.975 MHz, Grant Date: 01/23/1998, Expiration Date: 03/03/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/08/2003, Registrant: Steven R Wertz, 34244 Rd Llk, Mcglave, CO 81057
  • 2 Mi N Cr 30 (Lat: 38.164167 Lon: -102.851861), Call Sign: KCJ732, Licensee ID: L00055404,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.160 MHz, Grant Date: 05/12/2005, Expiration Date: 07/23/2015, Cancellation Date: 09/26/2015, Registrant: Fort Lyon Canal Company, Las Animas, CO 81054, Phone: (719) 456-0720

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • McClave School, Lat: 38.135944 Lon: -102.853278, Type: Mtower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQUP435,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/03/2014, Expiration Date: 09/03/2024, Certifier: Thomas W Burnett, Registrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1224 West Platte Avenue, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 542-3667, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:
  • McClave School, Lat: 38.135944 Lon: -102.853278, Type: Mtower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQUP435,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/03/2014, Expiration Date: 09/03/2024, Certifier: Thomas W Burnett, Registrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1224 West Platte Avenue, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 542-3667, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:
  • McClave School, Lat: 38.135944 Lon: -102.853278, Type: Mtower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQUP435,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/03/2014, Expiration Date: 09/03/2024, Certifier: Thomas W Burnett, Registrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1224 West Platte Avenue, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 542-3667, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:
  • MCCLAVE, 99 Highway 196 (Lat: 38.135944 Lon: -102.853278), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQVS250,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11365.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2015, Expiration Date: 04/27/2025, Certifier: Thomas W Burnett, Registrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1220 West Platte Ave, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 867-6767, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7FC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4839E , Serial Number: 7FC-296, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 01/23/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 01/05/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Burt W Heckman, 28274 Rd Ll, Mcclave, CO 81057

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 8. The highest number of reported fires - 22 took place in 2008, and the least - 1 in 2015. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in McClave, CO When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (79.8%), and Structure Fires (9.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in McClave, CO
    • 8779.8%Outside Fires
    • 109.2%Structure Fires
    • 76.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 54.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for McClave, CO
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in McClave, CO
  • 52.5%Utility gas
  • 41.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.1%Wood
  • 1.6%Electricity
  • 0.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in McClave, CO
  • 54.0%Utility gas
  • 36.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.0%Wood
  • 4.0%No fuel used
  • 2.0%Electricity


McClave 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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