For population 25 years and over in Saguache:
For population 15 years and over in Saguache town:
70 residents are foreign born (9.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $541 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (83.6 miles , pop. 102,121).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (90.7 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (458.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Moffat, CO (3.8 miles) , Bonanza, CO (3.8 miles) , Center, CO (4.8 miles ), Crestone, CO (5.0 miles) , Hooper, CO (5.3 miles) , Sargent, CO (5.3 miles ), Poncha Springs, CO (5.5 miles ), Del Norte, CO (5.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.09 N, Longitude: 106.14 W
Area code: 719
Population change in the 1990s: -30 (-4.9%).
Work and jobs in Saguache: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Saguache, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Saguache-area historical earthquake activity is below Colorado state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 98.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/13/1994 at 06:01:23, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 99.9 miles away from Saguache center
On 12/28/2003 at 02:55:02, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 58.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/23/1995 at 06:51:48, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2002 at 22:17:04, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 ML, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 89.4 miles away from Saguache center
On 5/10/1991 at 12:15:54, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Saguache 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, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high school in Saguache:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Saguache and their reported violations in the past:NORTH CRESTONE CG LOWER (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:NORTH CRESTONE CG UPPER (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 27.0%
(20.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 27.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 17.4% for other race residents, 45.8% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
17 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Saguache compared to Colorado state average:
Banks with branches in Saguache (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Saguache (based on Saguache County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.26%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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Saguache government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,792 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:
9.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($21,387 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Saguache)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
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