Merino, Colorado

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Population in 2014: 282 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.6%
 
Males: 176  (62.5%)
Females: 106  (37.5%)
Median resident age:  40.1 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 80741.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,352 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Merino:

$39,352
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,543 (it was $14,943 in 2000)

Merino town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $110,272 (it was $59,700 in 2000)
Merino:

$110,272
CO:

$240,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $567.

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  • Races in Merino, CO (2010)

    Merino races chart
    • 25790.5%White alone
    • 238.1%Hispanic
    • 31.1%Two or more races
    • 10.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Merino: 91.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.8%), United States (19.9%), English (10.7%), Irish (7.5%), Czech (5.8%), Dutch (3.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 1/4/1917

Elevation: 4035 feet

Land area: 0.17 square miles.

Population density: 1,630 people per square mile   (low).

Merino,CO real estate house value index trend

Merino, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Merino:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Merino town:

  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 48.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

5 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.8%
Colorado:

9.5%



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Merino, Colorado as of December 10, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Merino to the number of sex offenders is 283 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $667 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $331 (0.4%)

Merino satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greeley, CO (72.3 miles , pop. 76,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Aurora, CO (94.3 miles , pop. 276,393).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (644.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Atwood, CO (2.4 miles) , Sterling, CO (3.5 miles ), Hillrose, CO (3.8 miles ), Snyder, CO (4.1 miles) , Brush, CO (4.6 miles ), Padroni, CO (4.7 miles) , Akron, CO (4.9 miles ), Iliff, CO (4.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $84,000
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $84,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $43,600
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $43,600
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $90,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.48 N, Longitude: 103.35 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 970

Merino household income distribution Merino home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.8%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+2.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (22%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Wholesale trade (15%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Information (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Retail trade (2%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (32%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (3%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Merino, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Merino-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 25% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the Merino town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 8/15/1974, a category F3 tornado 16.6 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Merino-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 466.8 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 175.0 miles away from Merino center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 589.0 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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) earthquake occurred 258.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 290.4 miles away from Merino center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 335.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Logan County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Merino topographic map

Birthplace of: Ralph Edwards - Radio and television host and producer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Merino:

  • NORTHEASTERN COLORADO DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; STERLING, CO)
  • LHS HOME AND COMMUNITY CARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; STERLING, CO)
  • STERLING REGIONAL MEDCENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; STERLING, CO)
  • STERLING LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; STERLING, CO)
  • STERLING MEDCARE HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; STERLING, CO)
  • NORTHEAST PLAINS HOME HEALTH CARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; STERLING, CO)
  • DEVONSHIRE ACRES (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; STERLING, CO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Merino:

  • University of Northern Colorado (about 72 miles; Greeley, CO; Full-time enrollment: 11,469)
  • Aims Community College (about 75 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 87 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 92 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)
  • Community College of Aurora (about 94 miles; Aurora, CO; FT enrollment: 4,730)
  • Front Range Community College (about 98 miles; Westminster, CO; FT enrollment: 14,756)
  • Regis University (about 101 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 6,975)

Public high school in Merino:

Public elementary/middle school in Merino:

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

Logan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.4%
(21.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.4%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.7%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.5
Colorado average:

11.4

Merino travel time to work - commute Merino mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Merino town (based on Logan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,1363
Mainline Protestant2,56013
Evangelical Protestant2,18618
Other5551
None14,272-
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: 4
Logan County:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Logan County:

4.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.8%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Logan County:

21.4%
Colorado:

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

13.8%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Merino:

55.3%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Merino:

56.9%
State:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Merino:

28.5
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Merino:

17.6%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

6.7%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Merino:

6.9
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Merino:

37.4%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Merino:

61.9%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.0%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Merino, 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 0$0 1$600
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$500
Water Supply 0$0 1$600
Totals for Government 0$0 3$1,700

5.89% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,906 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.89%
Colorado average:

9.68%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Weld County, CO  0.44% ($37,567 average AGI)
from Larimer County, CO  0.38% ($21,385)
from Morgan County, CO  0.36% ($28,600)


6.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,717 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.55%
Colorado average:

9.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Weld County, CO  0.71% ($37,143 average AGI)
to Larimer County, CO  0.61% ($26,929)
to Morgan County, CO  0.42% ($31,138)

Strongest AM radio stations in Merino:

  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KSTC (1230 AM; 1 kW; STERLING, CO; Owner: ARNOLD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KHNC (1360 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, CO; Owner: DONALD A. AND SHARON E. WIEDEMAN)
  • KRKS (990 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Merino:

  • KPMX (105.7 FM; STERLING, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KNNG (104.7 FM; STERLING, CO; Owner: ARNOLD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBRU-FM (101.7 FM; FORT MORGAN, CO; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • K203DD (88.5 FM; STERLING, CO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Merino:

  • KUPN (Channel 3; STERLING, CO; Owner: CHANNEL 20 TV COMPANY)
  • K44FL (Channel 44; STERLING,S.LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K46CY (Channel 46; STERLING, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K48DQ (Channel 48; STERLING,S.LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K50EE (Channel 50; STERLING,S.LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K52EW (Channel 52; STERLING,S.LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K54GJ (Channel 54; STERLING, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K56GL (Channel 56; STERLING, ETC., CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K58GH (Channel 58; STERLING, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K33FI (Channel 33; AKRON, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K43FS (Channel 43; AKRON, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K35FI (Channel 35; AKRON, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K41EV (Channel 41; AKRON, CO; Owner: BOARD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)

Merino fatal accident list:

May 3, 1981 02:25 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Merino)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 3.7 Mi W (Lat: 40.463861 Lon: -103.417722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Overall height: 97 m, Call Sign: WPPW506
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.295 MHzGrant Date: 02/19/2015, Expiration Date: 02/10/2025, Certifier: Keith R LibbertRegistrant: Fcc-Faa Licensing, LLC, 211 North Union Street, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 615-6615, Email:
  • Rt 2 Box 38 Approx 8 Mi Nw (Lat: 40.503028 Lon: -103.478833), Call Sign: KZT687, Licensee ID: L00256098
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.945 MHzGrant Date: 05/17/2002, Expiration Date: 06/22/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2012Registrant: Wesley Wolever, Rt 2 Box 38, Merino, CO 80741, Phone: (303) 522-6341
  • L1 MOBILES, Lat: 40.464833 Lon: -103.445444, Call Sign: KNGS970
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.305 MHzGrant Date: 12/24/2013, Expiration Date: 03/11/2024, Certifier: W A MillerRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 8310 Nieman Rd., Lenexa, KS 66214, Phone: (913) 577-8926, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Lat: 40.467500 Lon: -103.305056, Call Sign: WQDC468
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.637 MHzGrant Date: 07/21/2005, Expiration Date: 07/21/2015, Cancellation Date: 09/26/2015, Certifier: Charles BartlettRegistrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 40.442750 Lon: -103.399500, Call Sign: WQTD819
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.600 MHz, 159.652 MHz, 159.750 MHz, 159.855 MHz, 159.960 MHz, 160.155 MHzGrant Date: 01/13/2014, Expiration Date: 01/13/2024, Certifier: Beth KilmerRegistrant: Wireless Advanced Communications, 3901 W. Service Rd., Unit E, Evans, CO 80620-2632, Phone: (970) 330-9415, Fax: (970) 330-3632, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • MERINO, 2.9 Mi W Of (Lat: 40.493306 Lon: -103.396583), Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WPNL998
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6004.50 MHzGrant Date: 01/06/2009, Expiration Date: 02/16/2019Registrant: Basin Electric Power Cooperative, 1717 East Interstate Ave, Bismarck, ND 58503, Phone: (701) 223-0441, Fax: (701) 557-5322, Email:
  • Merino, Off County Road Gg (Lat: 40.466028 Lon: -103.492111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 106.3 m, Call Sign: WPOM522
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6555.00 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6610.00 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6685.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/23/2010, Expiration Date: 02/28/2020, Certifier: Francis J DiricoRegistrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1224 West Platte Ave, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 542-3667, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:
  • Atwood, 3951 County Rd 31 (Lat: 40.493500 Lon: -103.294722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQOZ950
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/16/2012, Expiration Date: 03/16/2022, Certifier: Thomas W BurnettRegistrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1220 West Platte Ave, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 867-6767, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:
  • MERINO DT, 112 Colorado Ave (Lat: 40.483278 Lon: -103.351556), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQSV688
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 11/22/2013, Expiration Date: 11/22/2023, Certifier: Thomas W BurnettRegistrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1224 West Platte Ave, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 542-3667, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:
  • STERLING WEST, 13023 County Road 11 (Lat: 40.617750 Lon: -103.490972), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 53.3 m, Overall height: 57 m, Call Sign: WQTK584
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/24/2014, Expiration Date: 02/24/2024, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATION, 3.7 Mi W Of (Lat: 40.463861 Lon: -103.417694), Overall height: 97.2 m, Call Sign: WEF840
    Assigned Frequencies: 1855.00 MHz, 1885.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/28/1996, Expiration Date: 09/08/1999, Cancellation Date: 04/22/1997Registrant: Phone: (918) 588-4879
  • MERINO, Cnr Cr6 & 15 - 5.6mi W Of (Lat: 40.464694 Lon: -103.445472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WHH431
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6595.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/31/2009, Expiration Date: 06/17/2019Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: K0VB, Previous Call Sign: KE0VB, Licensee ID: L00179367, Grant Date: 11/04/1996, Expiration Date: 11/04/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/19/2005, Registrant: Francis L Rauch, 9532 Cr 18, Merino, CO 80741-9417
  • Call Sign: KB0ZCL, Grant Date: 12/09/1996, Expiration Date: 12/09/2006, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2008, Registrant: Bradley L Coats, 5477 County Rd 18 Rt 2, Merino, CO 80741
  • Call Sign: N0JNP, Previous Call Sign: KA0ZPJ, Licensee ID: L00181781, Grant Date: 10/25/2000, Expiration Date: 01/15/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/16/2013, Registrant: Vincent L Rauch, 9532 County Rd 18, Merino, CO 80741-9417
  • Call Sign: N0ONL, Licensee ID: L00317771, Grant Date: 04/27/2011, Expiration Date: 07/10/2021, Certifier: Kent H Sager, Registrant: Kent H Sager, 205 Colorado Ave, Merino, CO 80741
  • Call Sign: WB0WCE, Licensee ID: L00256098, Grant Date: 02/24/2006, Expiration Date: 05/09/2016, Registrant: Wesley S Wolever, Rt 2 Box 38, Merino, CO 80741
  • Call Sign: KC0WJM, Licensee ID: L01138160, Grant Date: 04/07/2006, Expiration Date: 04/07/2016, Certifier: Jesse N Norell, Registrant: Jesse N Norell, Merino, CO 80741

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 340 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 88 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9862F , Serial Number: 340-0160, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 07/26/1991
    Registrant (Corporation): X7 Ranch Inc, 13341 County 8, Merino, CO 80741

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

MERINO TOWN OF (Population served: 235, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT/SOWT Study/Recommendation - In APR-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-16-2009), St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-16-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-18-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-18-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-16-2009), St Public Notif requested (APR-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-13-2010), St Public Notif received (3 times from JUN-23-2010 to NOV-01-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-16-2009), St Public Notif requested (FEB-12-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-10-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-10-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-16-2009), St Public Notif received (JAN-04-2011)
  • 6 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-08-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2014)
  • Initial, Follow-up, or Routine Source Water M/R - In APR-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-04-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-04-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Merino

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Merino, CO
Most common first names in Merino, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William480.3 years
Charles473.2 years
Robert470.8 years
George487.7 years
Wayne472.0 years
Ralph385.7 years
Eva383.6 years
Fred371.3 years
Dora377.7 years
Anna383.4 years
Most common last names in Merino, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Houghton675.7 years
Kilmer587.6 years
Crowell467.5 years
Kerschner484.0 years
Lawrie485.0 years
Rossen475.2 years
Lowen381.0 years
Amen366.0 years
Ladd373.3 years
Brown383.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Wood (2%)

Merino compared to Colorado state average:

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