Palisade, Colorado

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Population in 2013: 2,633 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.1%
 
Males: 1,370  (52.1%)
Females: 1,263  (47.9%)
Median resident age:  46.9 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 81526.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,128 (it was $27,739 in 2000)
Palisade:

$39,128
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,893 (it was $15,539 in 2000)

Palisade town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $161,618 (it was $89,500 in 2000)
Palisade:

$161,618
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $228,853; Detached houses: $248,027; Townhouses or other attached units: $171,464; In 2-unit structures: $122,888; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $151,132; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $104,656; Mobile homes: $64,398; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $59,897

Median gross rent in 2013: $754.

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  • Races in Palisade, CO (2013)

    Palisade races chart
    • 2,08478.2%White alone
    • 45217.0%Hispanic
    • 441.7%Two or more races
    • 361.4%Black alone
    • 371.4%American Indian alone
    • 331.2%Other race alone
    • 60.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Palisade: 94.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (15.0%), English (13.4%), Irish (10.2%), Scottish (7.6%), United States (5.0%), Welsh (4.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 4/4/1904

Elevation: 4724 feet

Land area: 1.07 square miles.

Population density: 2,450 people per square mile   (low).

Palisade,CO real estate house value index trend

Palisade, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Palisade:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Palisade town:

  • Never married: 26.2%
  • Now married: 43.5%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 23.5%

54 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 0.6% Asia, 0.2% North America).

This town:

2.0%
Colorado:

9.5%



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Palisade, Colorado as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Palisade to the number of sex offenders is 441 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,012 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $271 (0.4%)

Palisade satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boulder, CO (176.6 miles , pop. 94,673).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (179.0 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (438.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Whitewater-Kahnah Creek, CO (2.4 miles ), Clifton, CO (2.5 miles ), Fruitvale, CO (2.6 miles ), Orchard Mesa, CO (3.2 miles ), Grand Junction, CO (3.3 miles ), Redlands, CO (3.9 miles ), De Beque, CO (4.1 miles ), Fruita, CO (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 39.11 N, Longitude: 108.35 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Peach Capital of Colorado

Area code: 970

Palisade household income distribution Palisade home values distribution

Crime rates in Palisade by Year
Type 2001 2003 2004 2005 2006 2012
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.037.00.00.0
Robberies 100000
per 100,000 37.80.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 146504
per 100,000 37.8150.8223.9185.00.0146.3
Burglaries 765332
per 100,000 264.3226.2186.6111.0109.773.1
Thefts 41251717131
per 100,000 1,547.8942.3634.3628.9475.536.6
Auto thefts 012100
per 100,000 0.037.774.637.00.00.0
Arson 101001
per 100,000 37.80.037.30.00.036.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 308.5) 91.079.481.793.924.532.8

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Crime rate in Palisade detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.02
Colorado average:

2.28

Palisade tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
Colorado:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +623 (+31.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (21%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Palisade, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Palisade-area historical earthquake activity is above Colorado state average. It is 248% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 495.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 444.2 miles away from Palisade center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 295.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 567.1 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 548.5 miles away from Palisade center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 180.6 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 Mesa County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Palisade topographic map

Birthplace of: Fletcher Martin - Artist.

Hospitals and medical centers in Palisade:

  • PALISADE LIVING CENTER (151 EAST 3RD STREET)
  • PALISADE NH (151 E 3RD ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Palisade:

  • MANTEY HEIGHTS REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GRAND JUNCTION, CO)
  • ST MARYS HOME CARE SERVICES (Hospital, about 10 miles away; GRAND JUNCTION, CO)
  • ROCKY MOUNTAIN HEALTH PLANS (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; GRAND JUNCTION, CO)
  • GRAND JUNCTION DIALYSIS (DCI) (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; GRAND JUNCTION, CO)
  • ALPINE HOME HEALTH CARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; GRAND JUNCTION, CO)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF WESTERN COLORADO INC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; GRAND JUNCTION, CO)
  • HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE OF WESTERN COLORADO GR (Hospital, about 11 miles away; GRAND JUNCTION, CO)

Heliports located in Palisade:

Amtrak station near Palisade:

  • 12 miles: GRAND JUNCTION (339 S. 1ST ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palisade:

  • Colorado Mesa University (about 11 miles; Grand Junction, CO; Full-time enrollment: 7,671)
  • Colorado Mountain College (about 63 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 3,463)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 87 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 130 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • San Juan College (about 163 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Colorado School of Mines (about 173 miles; Golden, CO; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Snow College (about 174 miles; Ephraim, UT; FT enrollment: 3,224)

Public high school in Palisade:

Public elementary/middle school in Palisade:

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

Hotel: Castle Rock Lodge (3939 Highway 6 And 24).

Mesa 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 2012 was 96.4. This is worse than average.

City:

96.4
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 39.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

39.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.25. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.25
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.0166. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0166
U.S.:

0.0147

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

SUNSET LAKE SUMMER HOME OWNERS (Population served: 28, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-28-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-26-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-28-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-08-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-08-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-14-2012)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-28-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-16-2012), St Boil Water Order (JUL-16-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-20-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-07-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2011), St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-28-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-02-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-02-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-04-2011), St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-28-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-07-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-2011)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-17-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-27-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-27-2011), St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-28-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-07-2011), St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-28-2011)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-05-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-07-2011), St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-28-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.2%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  56.0%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.7%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
72 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
75 people in nursing homes in 2000
32 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Palisade, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Palisade compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Palisade (2011 data):

  • Colorado National Bank: at 600 West 8th Street, branch established on 1905/12/11. Info updated 2011/11/18: Bank assets: $51.7 mil, Deposits: $39.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Colorado National Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Colorado average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Palisade:

(Palisade, Colorado Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Palisade town (based on Mesa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,05491
Other10,59330
Catholic7,9395
Mainline Protestant7,06221
Orthodox801
None95,995-
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: 22
Mesa County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Mesa County:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Mesa County:

3.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 101
Here:

7.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.6%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Mesa County:

19.9%
Colorado:

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

11.1%
State:

9.6%
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 3$16,358$65,4320$0
Other Government Administration 6$48,062$96,1243$6,665
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$834
Police Protection - Officers 8$54,763$82,1450$0
Police - Other 0$0 9$4,078
Firefighters 4$32,049$96,1470$0
Streets and Highways 1$6,908$82,8960$0
Health 1$8,637$103,6440$0
Sewerage 4$26,799$80,3970$0
Parks and Recreation 8$43,455$65,1830$0
Water Supply 9$68,986$91,9810$0
Other and Unallocable 47$335,662$85,70110$18,076
Totals for Government 91$641,679$84,61723$29,653

Palisade government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $284,000 ($107.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $123,000 ($46.71)
    Sewerage: $121,000 ($45.96)
    Financial Administration: $120,000 ($45.58)
    Police Protection: $95,000 ($36.08)
    Fire Protection: $81,000 ($30.76)
    Regular Highways: $57,000 ($21.65)
    General - Other: $46,000 ($17.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $30,000 ($11.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($9.49)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $7,000 ($2.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $294,000 ($111.66)
    Parks & Recreation: $64,000 ($24.31)
    Sewerage: $54,000 ($20.51)
    Water Utilities: $42,000 ($15.95)
    Fire Protection: $24,000 ($9.12)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($4.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $343,000 ($130.27)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $58,000 ($22.03)

Palisade government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $123,000 ($46.71)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($1.52)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $73,000 ($27.73)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $493,000 ($187.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $140,000 ($53.17)
    Highways: $57,000 ($21.65)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $906,000 ($344.09)
    Property: $190,000 ($72.16)
    Motor Vehicle License: $5,000 ($1.90)

Palisade government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,658,000 ($629.70)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $415,000 ($157.61)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $378,000 ($143.56)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,620,000 ($615.27)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $38,000 ($14.43)
    Other, NEC: $37,000 ($14.05)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,945,000 ($738.70)

5.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,582 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.82%
Colorado average:

9.68%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($360 average AGI)
Mesa County:

0.03%
Colorado average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Garfield County, CO  0.37% ($43,131 average AGI)
from Delta County, CO  0.25% ($30,644)
from Montrose County, CO  0.23% ($28,017)


6.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,953 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
Colorado average:

9.12%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($308 average AGI)
Mesa County:

0.05%
Colorado average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Denver County, CO  0.24% ($44,767 average AGI)
to Garfield County, CO  0.24% ($42,773)
to Jefferson County, CO  0.20% ($36,981)

Strongest AM radio stations in Palisade:

  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KEXO (1230 AM; 1 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KTMM (1340 AM; 1 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: MBC GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUBC (580 AM; 5 kW; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KDTA (1400 AM; 1 kW; DELTA, CO; Owner: MONUMENT MEDIA LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palisade:

  • K205CK (88.9 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K214CA (90.7 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K256AD (99.1 FM; PALISADE, CO; Owner: NORTH FORK VALLEY PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • K210CE (89.9 FM; MESA, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KJYE (92.3 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZKS (105.3 FM; RIFLE, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KKNN (95.1 FM; DELTA, CO; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KEKB (99.9 FM; FRUITA, CO; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBKL (107.9 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KMXY (104.3 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KMGJ (93.1 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M.B.C. GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSTR-FM (96.1 FM; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: LEGGETT BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KMOZ-FM (100.7 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: MBC GRAND BROADCASTING INC)
  • KMSA (91.3 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: MESA STATE COLLEGE)
  • KPRN (89.5 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF COLORADO INC.)
  • KLFV (90.3 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KPRU (103.3 FM; DELTA, CO; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF COLORADO INC)
  • KAFM (88.1 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: GRAND VALLEY PUBLIC RADIO CO, INC)
  • KZKS-FM1 (105.3 FM; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K276AI (103.1 FM; RIFLE, CO; Owner: MBC GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Palisade:

  • KRMJ (Channel 18; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KREX-TV (Channel 5; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KJCT (Channel 8; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKCO (Channel 11; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: EAGLE III BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KFQX (Channel 4; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: JOHN HARVEY REES)
  • KGJT-LP (Channel 27; GRAND JUCTION, CO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • K25FZ (Channel 25; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K69AO (Channel 69; POWDERHORN, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR DEPARTMENT)
  • K39AF (Channel 39; GRAND JUNCTION, ETC., CO; Owner: MESA COUNTY)
  • K41AE (Channel 41; GRAND JUNCTION, ETC., CO; Owner: MESA COUNTY)
  • K43AB (Channel 43; GRAND JUNCTION, ETC., CO; Owner: MESA COUNTY)
Palisade fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Palisade fatal accident list:

Oct 3, 1997 11:16 AM, E 4th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • $33,000Total costs
  • 6,297Total average daily traffic
  • 215Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,179Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$244,4002$150,92511$196,4430$01$102,4501$87,560
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$130,6900$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$210,0031$51,4500$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$209,8530$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0017.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$161,4501$187,230
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0017.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 21
  • Hazardous Condition: 9
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Palisade

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Palisade, CO
Most common first names in Palisade, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5276.2 years
William4177.1 years
Mary3481.7 years
Robert2671.7 years
James2676.2 years
George2377.7 years
Frank2179.6 years
Charles2075.2 years
Margaret1682.4 years
Harry1576.8 years
Most common last names in Palisade, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2981.1 years
Johnson1478.3 years
Brown1176.4 years
Clark977.4 years
Taylor881.6 years
Rice875.9 years
Davis782.4 years
Henderson774.8 years
Hampton775.7 years
Young780.9 years

Businesses in Palisade, CO

  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • FedEx: 1

Palisade on our top lists:

  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Data processing and other information services"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Albert C. Ruckman (4)
  • Tom Y. Sawyer, Jr. (4)
  • Rodney B. Roberts (3)
  • Richard S. Mckinley (2)
  • Richard Mckinley (1)
  • Kevin Stallard (1)

Total of 15 patent applications in 2008-2015.