Peetz, Colorado

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Population in 2019: 235 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.5%
 
Males: 113  (48.3%)
Females: 122  (51.7%)
Median resident age:

45.2 years
Colorado median age:

37.1 years

Zip codes: 80747.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,483 (it was $42,083 in 2000)
Peetz:

$49,483
CO:

$77,127

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,613 (it was $19,172 in 2000)

Peetz town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $106,322 (it was $50,700 in 2000)
Peetz:

$106,322
CO:

$394,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $130,663; detached houses: $136,835; mobile homes: $50,083

Median gross rent in 2019: $727.

March 2019 cost of living index in Peetz: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.6%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Peetz, CO (2019)
    • 15690.7%White alone
    • 95.2%Hispanic
    • 31.7%Other race alone
    • 10.6%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Peetz, Colorado as of May 09, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Peetz is 72 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (70.8%), American (6.9%), Brazilian (5.6%), English (5.6%), Polish (4.2%), British (1.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 5/17/1917

Elevation: 4432 feet

Land area: 0.19 square miles.

Population density: 1,257 people per square mile   (low).

Peetz, Colorado map

4 residents are foreign born (1.7% Latin America, 0.6% Europe).

This town:

2.3%
Colorado:

9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $622 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $564 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (89.1 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (124.3 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (663.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Lorenzo, NE (2.5 miles),
Padroni, CO (3.6 miles),
Sidney, NE (3.8 miles ),
Iliff, CO (3.8 miles ),
Crook, CO (4.2 miles),
Potter, NE (4.5 miles ),
Sunol, NE (4.8 miles),
Sterling, CO (4.9 miles )

Latitude: 40.96 N, Longitude: 103.11 W

Area code: 970

Distribution of median household income in Peetz, CO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Peetz, CO in 2019
Peetz satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.4%
Colorado:

6.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +59 (+35.1%).
Most common industries in Peetz, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.0%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (6.0%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
  • Private households (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (15.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.3%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (8.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (8.6%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Food (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Private households (10.2%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (8.5%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Social assistance (8.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.8%)
Most common occupations in Peetz, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (6.0%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Life and physical scientists (8.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (8.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.9%)
  • Bus drivers (6.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (16.9%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (10.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.5%)
  • Registered nurses (8.5%)
  • Other financial specialists (6.8%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.8%)

Average climate in Peetz, Colorado

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Tornado activity:

Peetz-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 7% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.7 miles away from the Peetz town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/27/1985, a category F3 tornado 18.0 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Peetz-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 497% greater 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 456.7 miles away from Peetz 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 161.0 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 585.5 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 282.9 miles away from Peetz center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 267.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 268.8 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 (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Peetz topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Peetz:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - SIDNEY (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SIDNEY, NE)
  • MEMORIAL HEALTH CENTER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; SIDNEY, NE)
  • SIDNEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; SIDNEY, NE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Peetz:

  • Laramie County Community College (about 88 miles; Cheyenne, WY; Full-time enrollment: 3,288)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 92 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 11,469)
  • Aims Community College (about 95 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 107 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)
  • Community College of Aurora (about 124 miles; Aurora, CO; FT enrollment: 4,730)
  • Front Range Community College (about 126 miles; Westminster, CO; FT enrollment: 14,756)
  • Chadron State College (about 129 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)

Public high school in Peetz:

Public elementary/middle school in Peetz:

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Notable location: Peetz 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
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

61.9%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.1%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Peetz:

Marital status in Peetz, CO
  • Never married: 18.9%
  • Now married: 48.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 25.6%

For population 25 years and over in Peetz:

  • High school or higher: 93.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Colorado average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Peetz, CO (based on Logan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

4.76 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Logan County:

5.8%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

21.4%
Colorado:

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

13.8%
Colorado:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.2%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Peetz:

38.5%
State:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.0
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Peetz:

15.8%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.3%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Peetz:

30.4%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

50.2%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Peetz:

72.0%
State:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Peetz, CO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$609
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$750
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$130
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,107
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,107
Totals for Government 0$0 12$3,703

Peetz government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $140,000 ($595.74)
    Sewerage: $36,000 ($153.19)
    Water Utilities: $30,000 ($127.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000 ($93.62)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($51.06)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($34.04)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($29.79)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($8.51)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($8.51)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $35,000 ($148.94)

Peetz government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $30,000 ($127.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $25,000 ($106.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($4.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $44,000 ($187.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $12,000 ($51.06)
  • Tax - Property: $29,000 ($123.40)
    Public Utility License: $10,000 ($42.55)
    Motor Vehicle License: $4,000 ($17.02)

Peetz government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $314,000 ($1336.17)

6.43% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($53,330 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.43%
Colorado average:

10.99%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Weld County, CO  0.51% ($40,889 average AGI)
from Morgan County, CO  0.50% ($35,486)
from Larimer County, CO  0.30% ($34,524)

Strongest AM radio stations in Peetz:

  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • KSID (1340 AM; 1 kW; SIDNEY, NE; Owner: KSID RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KSTC (1230 AM; 1 kW; STERLING, CO; Owner: ARNOLD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KNEB (960 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: PANHANDLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Peetz:

  • KSID-FM (98.7 FM; SIDNEY, NE; Owner: KSID RADIO, INC.)
  • KNNG (104.7 FM; STERLING, CO; Owner: ARNOLD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • K203DD (88.5 FM; STERLING, CO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KPMX (105.7 FM; STERLING, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Peetz:

  • K14JZ (Channel 14; PEETZ & N. LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K16EJ (Channel 16; PEETZ & N.LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K18FN (Channel 18; PEETZ & N. LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K20FS (Channel 20; PEETZ & N. LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K26FM (Channel 26; PEETZ & N. LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K30FO (Channel 30; PEETZ & N. LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K32EX (Channel 32; PEETZ & N.LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • K28FW (Channel 28; PEETZ & N. LOGAN CTY, CO; Owner: BOARD OF LOGAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS)
  • 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)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 2.6mTotal length
  • 2,600Total average daily traffic
  • 520Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,822Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Peetz, CO)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB0MHN, Grant Date: 03/29/1994, Expiration Date: 03/29/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2006, Registrant: Paul K Janes, 501 Louisa St, Peetz, CO 80747

Most common first names in Peetz, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary683.7 years
Henry483.5 years
William381.6 years
Harry383.7 years
Edna384.7 years
Lloyd375.3 years
Howard285.0 years
Hubert288.5 years
Esther284.0 years
Delbert283.0 years
Most common last names in Peetz, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fehringer982.8 years
Gillham886.5 years
Adams685.8 years
Hawkins487.0 years
Roelle480.8 years
Johnson385.3 years
Vallier385.0 years
Meyer379.0 years
Newton283.0 years
Reiners285.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Peetz, CO
  • 71.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.9%Electricity
  • 8.5%Utility gas
  • 5.1%Other fuel
  • 3.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Peetz, CO
  • 64.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.6%Utility gas
  • 7.1%Electricity


Peetz compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic 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.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Peetz on our top lists:

  • #97 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students"
There are no pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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