Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (77.0 miles , pop. 102,121).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (100.8 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (453.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Hooper, CO (3.1 miles) , Alamosa East, CO (3.4 miles ), Alamosa, CO (3.5 miles ), Sargent, CO (4.4 miles) , Blanca, CO (4.4 miles ), Center, CO (4.5 miles ), Monte Vista, CO (4.5 miles ), Fort Garland, CO (4.8 miles ).
Latitude: 37.63 N, Longitude: 105.78 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 719
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Mosca-Hooper: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mosca-Hooper, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Mosca-Hooper-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 35% smaller 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 74.2 miles away from the city 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 62.3 miles away from Mosca-Hooper center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/1/2004 at 06:50:47, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.2 miles away from the city 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 74.1 miles away from Mosca-Hooper center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Alamosa County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Mosca-Hooper:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mosca-Hooper:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 22.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Mosca-Hooper compared to Colorado state average:
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Religion statistics for Mosca-Hooper CCD (based on Alamosa County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.56%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.48% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,249 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.96% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,747 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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