For population 25 years and over in Sugar City:
For population 15 years and over in Sugar City town:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $376 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (52.0 miles , pop. 102,121).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (75.0 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (539.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Ordway, CO (2.3 miles ), Crowley, CO (3.3 miles) , Cheraw, CO (3.5 miles ), Rocky Ford, CO (3.6 miles ), Manzanola, CO (3.7 miles ), Swink, CO (3.9 miles ), Olney Springs, CO (4.0 miles ), La Junta, CO (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 38.23 N, Longitude: 103.66 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 719
Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+11.6%).
Work and jobs in Sugar City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sugar City, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sugar City-area historical tornado activity is near Colorado state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/13/1977, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.3 miles away from the Sugar City town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
On 10/17/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 37.0 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sugar City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/4/2001 at 12:45:53, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.6 miles away from Sugar City center
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 95.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/1/1996 at 05:44:22, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 65.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1998 at 15:47:16, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 31.2 miles away from Sugar City center
On 9/5/2001 at 14:48:58, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Crowley County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sugar City:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.0%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 9.5% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Sugar City compared to Colorado state average:
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Religion statistics for Sugar City (based on Crowley County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.06%
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): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,385 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:
10.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,030 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Sugar City fatal accident list:
Dec 16, 2008 03:36 PM, Sr-96, Lat: 38.234208, Lon: -103.657222, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
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