Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ordway-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Colorado state average. It is 48% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/13/1977, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the Ordway town center causedbetween $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 5/23/1965, a category F2 tornado 9.9 miles away from the town center causedbetween $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Ordway-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Colorado state average. It is 48% 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 105.6 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 101.2 miles away from Ordway center On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.1 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 304.2 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 111.8 miles away from Ordway 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 118.8 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)
The number of natural disasters in Crowley County (10) is smaller than the US average (13). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6 Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 2, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals and medical centers in Ordway:
CROWLEY COUNTY NURSING CENTER (401 IDAHO AVENUE)
Other hospitals and medical centers near Ordway:
MEDBROOK HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ROCKY FORD, CO)
PIONEER HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ROCKY FORD, CO)
PIONEER HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ROCKY FORD, CO)
FOWLER HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FOWLER, CO)
ORDWAY COMBINED COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $13,727; Location: 1007 MAIN STREET; 33,313 books; 453 audio materials; 1,371 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)
Court: Colorado State Government - Courts-16th Judicial District- Probation Department- Courtho (Courthouse).
Crowley County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest PotentialPercentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 29.2%
(34.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.3% for two or more races residents)
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
Gay men: 0.0% of all households
25 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
10 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
People in group quarters in Ordway in 2000:
39 people in nursing homes
8 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
2 people in other group homes
Banks with branches in Ordway (2011 data):
The First National Bank of Las Animas: The First National Bank Of Ordway Br at 300 Main Street, branch established on 2012/01/13. Info updated 2012/01/26: Bank assets: $249.5 mil, Deposits: $202.5 mil, headquarters in Las Animas, CO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First Bankshares Of Las Animas, Inc.
Religion statistics for Ordway town (based on Crowley County data)
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
7580 Hwy 71 (Lat: 38.244500 Lon: -103.743444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 53.3 m, Overall height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: KNKN349 Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 10/14/2009, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
Ordway Cell Site, Approximately 14.9mi (24.0 Km) North Of Ordway (Lat: 38.439722 Lon: -103.723000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: KNKR307 Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 11/06/2007, Expiration Date: 10/27/2017, Certifier: Francis J DiricoRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, Chartered, 1650 Tysons Boulevard, Suite 1500, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8678, Fax: (703) 584-8694, Email:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:
Bond Ranch (Lat: 38.125000 Lon: -103.625556), Type: 60.0, Overall height: 55 m, Registrant: 7195662201, Mtncomm@iex.Net, 1340 E EVANS AVE
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:
8 Mi Se (Lat: 38.125000 Lon: -103.625500), Call Sign: WNPF391 Assigned Frequencies: 462.925 MHzGrant Date: 06/16/2009, Expiration Date: 05/01/2019, Certifier: David C BalsickRegistrant: Pageme! Inc., 1340 E Evans Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004-3105, Phone: (719) 253-7762, Fax: (719) 253-7767, Email:
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:
St Rt 71 2 Mi Nne Of Crowley Courthouse (Lat: 38.251667 Lon: -103.750500), Call Sign: WNJR440, Licensee ID: L00578091 Assigned Frequencies: 456.250 MHzGrant Date: 10/05/2002, Expiration Date: 11/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2013Registrant: County Of Crowley, 6th And Main St, Ordway, CO 81063, Phone: (303) 267-3248
2.5 Mi S (Lat: 38.183028 Lon: -103.766306), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.4 m, Overall height: 4.6 m, Call Sign: WQDU816 Assigned Frequencies: 451.225 MHzGrant Date: 09/26/2015, Expiration Date: 11/03/2025, Certifier: Allen L RingleRegistrant: Lao 20527005, 102 E. Middle St., Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
ORDWAY, Off Cr Y (Lat: 38.439722 Lon: -103.722500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.3 m, Call Sign: WPOS937 Assigned Frequencies: 6600.00 MHz, 6625.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/17/2009, Expiration Date: 04/30/2019, Certifier: Francis J DiricoRegistrant: Ne Colorado Cellular, Inc., 1220 West Platte Ave, Fort Morgan, CO 80701, Phone: (970) 867-6767, Fax: (970) 867-3589, Email:
8 Mi Se Of Ordway (Lat: 38.125000 Lon: -103.625556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 33.8 m, Overall height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: KNKP741, Licensee ID: L01422065 Assigned Frequencies: 931.687 MHzGrant Date: 05/01/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2014, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Email:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:
Call Sign: AB0AD, Previous Call Sign: KG0WD, Licensee ID: L00162687, Grant Date: 04/05/2014, Expiration Date: 04/05/2024, Registrant: Carl K Schroeder, 14287 County Road H, Ordway, CO 81063
Call Sign: KC0RWN, Licensee ID: L00831688, Grant Date: 01/30/2014, Expiration Date: 03/17/2024, Certifier: Bill M O Hare, Registrant: Bill M O Hare, 407 Sherman Ave, Ordway, CO 81063-1336
Call Sign: N0IR, Previous Call Sign: KD0RL, Licensee ID: L00393395, Grant Date: 03/30/2007, Expiration Date: 03/30/2017, Certifier: Mark A Carlson, Registrant: Mark A Carlson, 413 W 9th St, Ordway, CO 81063-1051
Call Sign: N0WOW, Previous Call Sign: KD0BND, Licensee ID: L01311404, Grant Date: 07/11/2009, Expiration Date: 07/11/2019, Certifier: Jason L Kiefer, Registrant: Jason L Kiefer, 6001 County Lane 14, Ordway, CO 81063
FAA Registered Aircraft:
Aircraft: CESSNA 172C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 1864Y , Serial Number: 17249464, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 06/21/1962 Registrant (Individual): Jon W Heckendorf, 321 East Third St, Ordway, CO 81063
Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 28735 , Serial Number: 1496, Year manufactured: 1940 Registrant (Individual): John Orahood, , Ordway, CO 81063
Aircraft: FLUG & FAHRZEUGWERKE HBV DIAMANT 18 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 60 mph), Engine: None N-Number: 8968 , Serial Number: 073, Airworthiness Date: 03/31/1980 Registrant (Individual): Jon W Heckendorf, 321 E 3rd St, Ordway, CO 81063
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ordway and their reported violations in the past:
96 PIPELINE CO INC (Population served: 285, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-08-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-08-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-08-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-01-2014)
Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-07-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUN-07-2013)
Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-17-2012), St Public Notif requested (SEP-17-2012)
2 routine major monitoring violations
2 minor monitoring violations
Most common first names in Ordway, CO among deceased individuals
Most common last names in Ordway, CO among deceased individuals
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Utility gas (73%)
Ordway compared to Colorado state average:
Median household income significantly below state average.
Median house value significantly below state average.
Unemployed percentage below state average.
Black race population percentage below state average.
Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
House age significantly above state average.
Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.