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Population in 2010: 3,582. Population change since 2000: -12.0%
Males: 1,827  (51.0%)
Females: 1,755  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  50.2 years
Colorado median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 81240.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,230 (it was $35,638 in 2000)
Penrose:

$47,230
CO:

$58,823

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,493 (it was $15,481 in 2000)

Penrose CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $176,455 (it was $113,300 in 2000)
Penrose:

$176,455
CO:

$240,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $194,000; Detached houses: $217,577; Mobile homes: $86,855

Median gross rent in 2013: $905.

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  • Races in Penrose, CO (2010)

    Penrose races chart
    • 3,15288.0%White alone
    • 3118.7%Hispanic
    • 581.6%Two or more races
    • 351.0%American Indian alone
    • 150.4%Asian alone
    • 70.2%Black alone
    • 30.08%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Penrose: 92.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Penrose, CO City Guides:

Ancestries: German (22.5%), Irish (21.6%), English (9.3%), Italian (6.9%), French (5.8%), United States (4.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5320 feet

Land area: 33.3 square miles.

Population density: 108 people per square mile   (very low).

Penrose,CO real estate house value index trend

Penrose, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in Penrose:

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Penrose CDP:

  • Never married: 14.1%
  • Now married: 64.9%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

38 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.2%
Colorado:

9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $886 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $660 (0.5%)

Penrose satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (23.7 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (32.4 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (520.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Penrose-Portland, CO (1.0 miles ), Florence, CO (2.5 miles ), Williamsburg, CO (3.0 miles ), Rockvale, CO (3.1 miles ), Brookside, CO (3.2 miles ), Lincoln Park, CO (3.4 miles ), Canon City, CO (3.5 miles ), Pueblo West, CO (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 38.43 N, Longitude: 105.01 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 719

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

5.2%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Penrose, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Penrose, Colorado average temperatures Penrose, Colorado average precipitation Penrose, Colorado humidity Penrose, Colorado wind speed Penrose, Colorado snowfall Penrose, Colorado sunshine Penrose, Colorado clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Penrose-area historical tornado activity is below Colorado state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/24/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Penrose place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1977, a category F3 tornado 34.4 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Penrose-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 96% 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 105.0 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 94.3 miles away from Penrose center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 276.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.3 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, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 600.9 miles away from Penrose center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/1/2004 at 06:50:47, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 107.5 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)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fremont County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Penrose topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Penrose:

  • CENTURA HEALTH-ST JOSEPH MANOR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FLORENCE, CO)
  • BRUCE MCCANDLESS CO STATE VETERANS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; FLORENCE, CO)
  • FREMONT COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)
  • CANON CITY DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)
  • HILDEBRAND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)
  • CENTURA HEALTH-ST THOMAS MORE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)
  • CENTURA HEALTH PROGRESSIVE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CANON CITY, CO)

airports located in Penrose:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Penrose:

  • Pueblo Community College (about 24 miles; Pueblo, CO; Full-time enrollment: 5,329)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 25 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)
  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 27 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 10,395)
  • Colorado College (about 31 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 34 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 34 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 35 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)

Public elementary/middle school in Penrose:

  • PENROSE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 100 ILLINOIS, Grades: KG-5)

Library in Penrose:

  • PENROSE LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $194,002; Location: 35 7TH AVENUE; 13,300 books; 1,733 audio materials; 1,960 video materials; 28 print serial subscriptions)

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

Cemetery: Penrose Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Brush Hollow Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Beaver Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Well Penrose Hot Springs (1 Malibu Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Fremont 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 2013 was 38.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

38.7
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 7.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.49
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 1.50. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.50
U.S.:

1.91

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.54. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.54
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.7%
(21.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.8%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Penrose, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Penrose (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Penrose Branch at 210 Broadway, branch established on 1998/02/18. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Colorado average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Penrose CDP (based on Fremont County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,0313
Evangelical Protestant6,38936
Mainline Protestant2,1359
Other1,5425
None27,727-
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: 6
Fremont County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Fremont County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Fremont County:

3.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Here:

8.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.4%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fremont County:

19.8%
Colorado:

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

6.4%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Penrose:

48.9%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Penrose:

45.5%
State:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Colorado:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Penrose:

23.6%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Penrose:

9.2%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Penrose:

37.1%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

55.1%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Penrose:

77.6%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Penrose, CO Residents

6.98% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,019 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.98%
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 El Paso County, CO  0.91% ($36,310 average AGI)
from Pueblo County, CO  0.79% ($40,230)
from Chaffee County, CO  0.28% ($35,375)


6.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,064 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
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 El Paso County, CO  0.89% ($35,016 average AGI)
to Pueblo County, CO  0.78% ($33,145)
to Chaffee County, CO  0.25% ($26,514)

Strongest AM radio stations in Penrose:

  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KWYD (1580 AM; 10 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KGHF (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFEL (970 AM; 3 kW; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: WELLSPRING HARVEST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRLN (1400 AM; 1 kW; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: ROYAL GORGE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KBZC (1300 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCSJ (590 AM; 1 kW; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKCS (1460 AM; 5 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Penrose:

  • KKFM (98.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKCS-FM (101.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBIQ (102.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRCC (91.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KSKX (105.5 FM; SECURITY, CO; Owner: OPTIMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKLI (106.3 FM; WIDEFIELD, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGFT (100.7 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC)
  • KTLF (90.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS OF COLORADO SPRINGS, INC.)
  • KCME (88.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCAST HOUSE, INC)
  • KSPZ (92.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVUU (99.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMOM (96.1 FM; FOUNTAIN, CO; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KILO (94.3 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: COLORADO SPRINGS RADIO BCSTERS, INC.)
  • KRDO-FM (95.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KEPC (89.7 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • K203AT (88.5 FM; WESTCLIFFE, ETC., CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KDZA-FM (107.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKMG (98.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTLC (89.1 FM; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KCCY (96.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Penrose:

  • KKTV (Channel 11; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTSC (Channel 8; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K12ME (Channel 12; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: PIKES PEAK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K19DY (Channel 19; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • K10LI (Channel 10; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
Penrose fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Penrose fatal accident list:

Nov 11, 2003 02:37 PM, Sr-115, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 22, 1995 09:23 PM, 9th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 26, 1995 10:18 PM, K St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Sep 3, 1993 06:45 PM, 115, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Sep 14, 1987 07:50 AM, 7th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 15, 1979 08:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 31m102ftTotal length
  • 44,704Total average daily traffic
  • 3,151Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3
  • CO04_Penrose, 86 K Street (18312) (Lat: 38.461056 Lon: -104.997111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 58.2 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: KNKN372
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 11/16/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • 3/4 Mile West Of Mile Marker 25 On Hwy 115 (87013) (Lat: 38.528556 Lon: -104.968944), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: KNKN372
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 11/16/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • CO04_Penrose, Se 1/4 Se 1/4 Section 21, Township 18 S, Range 68 W (Lat: 38.462750 Lon: -104.997472), Type: Mast, Structure height: 35.4 m, Call Sign: KNKA764
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 10/21/2008, Expiration Date: 11/27/2018, 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:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 404 Broadway St (Lat: 38.425000 Lon: -105.022472), Call Sign: KNDJ688, Licensee ID: L00563468
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.725 MHzGrant Date: 08/28/2002, Expiration Date: 08/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2012Registrant: Beaver Park Water Inc, 401 Broadway St, Penrose, CO 81240
  • MP 141.58, Mp 141.58, Tennessee Pass Sub (Lat: 38.360806 Lon: -104.955056), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WPBR817
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.920 MHz, 160.650 MHz, 161.490 MHzGrant Date: 01/30/2013, Expiration Date: 02/17/2023Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:
  • Lat: 38.426111 Lon: -105.026667, Call Sign: WQDG454
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.805 MHzGrant Date: 08/18/2005, Expiration Date: 08/18/2015, Cancellation Date: 10/24/2015, Certifier: James M MacdonaldRegistrant: Communication Solutions & Assoc., Inc., 4602 N. Elizabeth, Ste. 110, Pueblo, CO 81008, Phone: (719) 547-2707, Fax: (719) 547-2761
  • Lat: 38.451444 Lon: -105.188139, Call Sign: WQUR359
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.825 MHzGrant Date: 09/17/2014, Expiration Date: 09/17/2024, Certifier: Ron GasserRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Penrose)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Penrose)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Penrose that have no violations reported:

  • WATER GUY THE (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Penrose, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1972.6 years
John1872.1 years
Robert1267.2 years
Mary1283.6 years
Ruth1075.5 years
James1067.0 years
Charles1079.2 years
George970.3 years
Richard864.9 years
Helen881.0 years
Most common last names in Penrose, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lock787.4 years
Smilanich675.2 years
Jones575.4 years
Woolsey575.6 years
Clark460.7 years
Moore470.2 years
Smith479.5 years
Thomas477.5 years
White475.5 years
Carter363.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Wood (6%)

Businesses in Penrose, CO

  • Subway: 1
  • True Value: 1
  • UPS: 1

Penrose compared to Colorado state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 17 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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  • Eugene D. Ovnicek (2)
  • Shannon L. Graham (1)
  • Steven Kent Barton (1)
  • Andrew Archuleta (1)
  • Brady L. Hanna (1)

Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2016.