For population 25 years and over in Trinidad:
For population 15 years and over in Trinidad city:
187 residents are foreign born (0.3% Asia, 0.3% Europe, 0.2% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $522 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (76.1 miles , pop. 102,121).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (118.1 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (495.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Jansen, CO (1.5 miles) , Starkville, CO (2.0 miles) , El Moro, CO (2.1 miles ), Cokedale, CO (2.6 miles) , Hoehne, CO (3.2 miles) , Valdez, CO (3.4 miles) , Segundo, CO (3.7 miles) , Aguilar, CO (4.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.17 N, Longitude: 104.51 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +564 (+6.2%)
Area code: 719
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Trinidad detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 34 (23 officers).
Trinidad tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +437 (+5.1%).
Work and jobs in Trinidad: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Trinidad, Colorado
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Trinidad-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 44.5 miles away from the Trinidad city center killed one person and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1955, a category F3 tornado 53.9 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Trinidad-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 103% 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 22.6 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 22.6 miles away from Trinidad center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 6.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/2004 at 12:09:56, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/1/2004 at 06:50:47, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.9 miles away from Trinidad center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Las Animas County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John Gagliardi - Football coach, Arthur Roy Mitchell - Artist, Bennett Cohen - Screenwriter, Buster Adams - Baseball player, Carl A. Weeden - Navy officer, Erskine Sanford - Actor.
Hospitals/medical centers in Trinidad:
Airports and heliports located in Trinidad:
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Amtrak station:TRINIDAD (PINE ST.) . 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.
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Public elementary/middle schools in Trinidad:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.8%
(18.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.2% for Black residents, 26.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.6% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 30.1% for other race residents, 24.7% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Trinidad compared to Colorado state average:
Banks with branches in Trinidad (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Trinidad, Colorado:
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Religion statistics for Trinidad city (based on Las Animas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 79.31%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.22% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,501 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:
7.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,186 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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See more detailed statistics of Trinidad fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 25See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Trinidad, CO
Total length: 267 meters (876ft)
Total costs: $1,930,000
Total average daily traffic: 162,365
Total average daily truck traffic: 19,807
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Trinidad)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Trinidad, CO)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 25 (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: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Trinidad)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Trinidad)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.