St. Mary's, Colorado

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Population in 2010: 283. Population change since 2000: +12.7%
Males: 153  (54.4%)
Females: 130  (45.6%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
Colorado median age:  36.7 years

Zip codes: 80452.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $102,840 (it was $46,719 in 2000)
St. Mary's:

$102,840
CO:

$65,685

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $30,957 (it was $22,156 in 2000)

St. Mary's CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $264,921 (it was $126,400 in 2000)
St. Mary's:

$264,921
CO:

$314,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $302,246; Detached houses: $301,994
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  • Races in St. Mary"s, CO (2010)

    St. Mary's races chart
    • 26694.0%White alone
    • 124.2%Hispanic
    • 20.7%Two or more races
    • 10.4%Black alone
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Asian alone

Races in St. Mary's detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in St. Mary's: 89.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (51.2%), German (39.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 3.06 square miles.

Population density: 93 people per square mile   (very low).

St. Mary's,CO real estate house value index trend

St. Mary's, Colorado map

For population 25 years and over in St. Mary's:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 73.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in St. Mary's CDP:

  • Never married: 12.0%
  • Now married: 80.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

St. Mary's CDP:  0.9% ($1,088)
Colorado:  0.7% ($1,132)
St. Mary's satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boulder, CO (24.9 miles , pop. 94,673).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (29.3 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (562.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Downieville-Lawson-Dumont, CO (2.0 miles ), Empire, CO (2.1 miles ), Central City, CO (2.7 miles ), Georgetown, CO (2.8 miles ), Black Hawk, CO (2.9 miles) , Idaho Springs, CO (3.0 miles ), Winter Park, CO (3.0 miles ), Silver Plume, CO (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 39.82 N, Longitude: 105.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 303

St. Mary's household income distribution St. Mary's home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (47%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (84%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (47%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (19%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (84%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in St. Mary's: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in St. Mary's, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

St. Mary's-area historical tornado activity is near Colorado state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/15/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 38.7 miles away from the St. Mary's place center injured 7 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/18/1975, a category F3 tornado 48.9 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

St. Mary's-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 178.1 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 512.0 miles away from St. Mary's 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 387.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 240.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 343.6 miles away from St. Mary's center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 627.7 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 Clear Creek County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
St. Mary's topographic map

Amtrak station near St. Mary's:

  • 13 miles: FRAISER-WINTER PARK (FRASER, 420 RAILROAD ST.) - Seasonal Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Mary's:

  • Colorado School of Mines (about 23 miles; Golden, CO; Full-time enrollment: 5,507)
  • University of Colorado Boulder (about 24 miles; Boulder, CO; FT enrollment: 28,328)
  • Red Rocks Community College (about 28 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 6,185)
  • Colorado Christian University (about 31 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Front Range Community College (about 33 miles; Westminster, CO; FT enrollment: 14,756)
  • Regis University (about 33 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 6,975)
  • Community College of Denver (about 35 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 7,329)

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Notable location: Clear Creek Fire Authority Station 7 Saint Marys (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Lake Quivira (A), Silver Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Clear Creek 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 33.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

33.7
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 8.43. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.43
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2008 was 45.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

45.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 23.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.01. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.01
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  54.0%
Whole state:  63.9%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Colorado average:

11.3

St. Mary's travel time to work - commute St. Mary's mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for St. Mary's CDP (based on Clear Creek County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7083
Mainline Protestant3535
Other2372
Evangelical Protestant1132
None7,677-
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: 2
Clear Creek County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Clear Creek County:

11.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

25.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.3%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Clear Creek County:

20.4%
Colorado:

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

6.2%
State:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.8%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.9%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
St. Mary's:

27.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
St. Mary's:

16.9%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
St. Mary's:

8.9%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
St. Mary's:

6.9
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

25.3%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

57.5%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

86.1%
Colorado:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of St. Mary's, CO Residents

10.06% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,890 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.06%
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 Jefferson County, CO  2.59% ($46,899 average AGI)
from Denver County, CO  0.78% ($42,926)
from Arapahoe County, CO  0.46% ($45,125)


10.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,784 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.32%
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 Jefferson County, CO  2.93% ($46,822 average AGI)
to Adams County, CO  0.64% ($31,773)
to Denver County, CO  0.61% ($52,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in St. Mary's:

  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KRKY (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANBY, CO; Owner: GRAND COUNTY WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KVCU (1190 AM; 7 kW; BOULDER, CO; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF CO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KRKS (990 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLZ (560 AM; 5 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KADZ (1550 AM; 10 kW; ARVADA, CO; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KPOF (910 AM; 5 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • KHOW (630 AM; 5 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in St. Mary's:

  • KYGO-FM (98.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KXPK (96.5 FM; EVERGREEN, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KBCO-FM (97.3 FM; BOULDER, CO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBPI (106.7 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KALC (105.9 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRKS-FM (94.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC)
  • KOSI (101.1 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFMD (95.7 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRFX (103.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KUVO (89.3 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: DENVER EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • K300AE (107.9 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K207CK (89.3 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: SUMMIT PUBLIC RADIOSUMMIT FOUNDATION)
  • K202CV (88.3 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KIMN (100.3 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KXKL-FM (105.1 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KQMT (99.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • K229AC (93.7 FM; WARD, CO; Owner: BOULDER COMMUNITY BROADCAST ASSOC., INC.)
  • KVOD (90.1 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC)
  • KQKS (107.5 FM; LAKEWOOD, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KLDV (91.1 FM; MORRISON, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around St. Mary's:

  • KUSA-TV (Channel 9; DENVER, CO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KTVD (Channel 20; DENVER, CO; Owner: TWENVER BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KCNC-TV (Channel 4; DENVER, CO; Owner: CBS TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KMGH-TV (Channel 7; DENVER, CO; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KWGN-TV (Channel 2; DENVER, CO; Owner: KWGN INC.)
  • KRMA-TV (Channel 6; DENVER, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K39BT (Channel 39; FRASER, ETC., CO; Owner: FRASER VALLEY METR. RECREATION DIST.)
  • K08IV (Channel 8; PINEWOOD SPRINGS,ETC, CO; Owner: CHANNEL 20 TV COMPANY)
  • K36BR (Channel 36; FRASER, ETC., CO; Owner: FRASER VALLEY METR. RECREATION DIST.)
  • KMAS-LP (Channel 63; DENVER, CO; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF STEAMBOAT SPRINGS COLO. LIC. CORP.)
  • KDVR (Channel 31; DENVER, CO; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K33BV (Channel 33; FRASER, ETC., CO; Owner: FRASER VALLEY METR. RECREATION DIST.)
  • K30CR (Channel 30; FRASER, ETC., CO; Owner: FRASER VALLEY METR. RECREATION DIST.)
  • K27CB (Channel 27; FRASER, ETC., CO; Owner: FRASER VALLEY METR. RECREATION DIST.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)
  • Wood (16%)
  • Utility gas (10%)

St. Mary's compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median household income above 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

St. Mary's on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities"
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