Walden, Colorado

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Population in 2019: 599 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -18.4%
 
Males: 347  (58.0%)
Females: 252  (42.0%)
Median resident age:

52.0 years
Colorado median age:

37.1 years

Zip codes: 80480.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,449 (it was $29,313 in 2000)
Walden:

$51,449
CO:

$77,127

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $32,177 (it was $16,964 in 2000)

Walden town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $175,518 (it was $57,600 in 2000)
Walden:

$175,518
CO:

$394,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $136,682; detached houses: $140,608; townhouses or other attached units: $334,481; mobile homes: $54,052

Median gross rent in 2019: $660.

March 2019 cost of living index in Walden: 92.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.9%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Walden, Colorado as of May 23, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Walden is 124 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (32.3%), Scottish (6.4%), English (3.2%), Irish (3.2%), Scotch-Irish (3.2%), Dutch (1.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 12/2/1890

Elevation: 8099 feet

Land area: 0.34 square miles.

Population density: 1,768 people per square mile   (low).

Walden, Colorado map

58 residents are foreign born (9.6% Latin America).

This town:

9.6%
Colorado:

9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $630 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $358 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Collins, CO (64.3 miles , pop. 118,652).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (90.2 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (591.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Fox Park, WY (5.0 miles),
Woods Landing-Jelm, WY (5.5 miles),
Albany, WY (5.7 miles),
Steamboat Springs, CO (5.8 miles ),
Livermore, CO (5.9 miles ),
South Albany, WY (6.0 miles ),
Red Feather Lakes, CO (6.1 miles ),
Centennial, WY (6.3 miles)

Latitude: 40.73 N, Longitude: 106.28 W

Area code: 970

Distribution of median household income in Walden, CO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Walden, CO in 2019
Walden satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.6%
Colorado:

6.2%
Most common industries in Walden, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (19.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.7%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (31.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (15.5%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Utilities (4.1%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
  • Truck transportation (3.6%)
  • Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (11.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.6%)
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Social assistance (6.4%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Walden, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Carpenters (4.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.9%)
  • Carpenters (7.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Construction laborers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (14.9%)
  • Cashiers (9.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.4%)
  • Other financial specialists (4.3%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (4.3%)

Average climate in Walden, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Walden, Colorado average temperatures Walden, Colorado average precipitation Walden, Colorado humidity Walden, Colorado wind speed Walden, Colorado snowfall Walden, Colorado sunshine Walden, Colorado clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2015 was 47.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

47.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2014 was 0.108. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.108
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 1.28. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.28
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2014 was 0.148. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.148
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2015 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Walden-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 800% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 346.1 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 448.2 miles away from Walden center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 120.9 miles away from the city center
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 333.4 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 280.0 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 183.4 miles away from Walden 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 Jackson County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Walden topographic map

Airports and heliports located in Walden:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Walden:

  • University of Wyoming (about 55 miles; Laramie, WY; Full-time enrollment: 10,810)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 56 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 64 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)
  • University of Colorado Boulder (about 74 miles; Boulder, CO; FT enrollment: 28,328)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 83 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Aims Community College (about 83 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 87 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 11,469)

Public high school in Walden:

  • NORTH PARK SCHOOL (Location: 910 4TH STREET, Grades: PK-12)
See full list of schools located in Walden

Library in Walden:

  • JACKSON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $64,170; Location: 412 4TH STREET; 18,362 books; 1,614 audio materials; 309 video materials; 46 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Walden: North Park Hospital District Ambulance (A), North Park Fire Rescue / Walden Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Northpark Pioneer Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 365 Logan).

Hotels: Chedsey Motel (537 Main), Antlers Inn (460 Main).

Court: Jackson County - County Court (396 Lafever Street).

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Walden and their reported violations in the past:

NORTH MICHIGAN CG (Population served: 242, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
RANGER LAKES (Population served: 192, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
TEAL LAKE CG (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
EAGLES WATCH HOA (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-26-2010)
STATE PARK MAINTENANCE SHOP (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • STATE PARK MOOSE VISITOR CENTER (Population served: 615, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.1 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

56.0%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.8%
Whole state:

6.5%


No gay or lesbian households reported

4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Walden (2011 data):

  • Mountain Valley Bank: at 461 Main, branch established on 1955/02/21. Info updated 2011/04/18: Bank assets: $146.2 mil, Deposits: $128.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Mountain Valley Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Walden:

Marital status in Walden, CO
  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 59.0%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

For population 25 years and over in Walden:

  • High school or higher: 77.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Colorado average:

11.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Walden
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Walden, CO (based on Jackson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1375
Mainline Protestant1241
Catholic851
None1,048-
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: 1
Jackson County:

7.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Jackson County:

21.80 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Jackson County:

29.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
State:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

21.7%
Colorado:

18.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.0%
Colorado:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.6%
Colorado:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Walden:

28.4
Colorado:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.6%
Colorado:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Walden:

8.7%
Colorado:

9.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.8%
Colorado:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

54.1%
Colorado:

57.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.5%
Colorado:

80.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Walden, CO Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 1$5,166$61,9920$0
Water Supply 1$2,943$35,3160$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$423
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$68
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$5,350
Totals for Government 2$8,109$48,6544$5,841

Walden government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $50,000 ($83.47)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $800,000 ($1335.56)
    Water Utilities: $329,000 ($549.25)
    Sewerage: $285,000 ($475.79)
    Central Staff Services: $243,000 ($405.68)
    Regular Highways: $78,000 ($130.22)
    Local Fire Protection: $61,000 ($101.84)
    Financial Administration: $44,000 ($73.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($36.73)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($23.37)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,000 ($3.34)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $53,000 ($88.48)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $94,000 ($156.93)
    Other - General - Other: $2,000 ($3.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $5,000 ($8.35)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $194,000 ($323.87)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($25.04)

Walden government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $137,000 ($228.71)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($6.68)
    Highways: $4,000 ($6.68)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $28,000 ($46.74)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($8.35)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $941,000 ($1570.95)
    Water Utilities: $261,000 ($435.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $67,000 ($111.85)
    Highways: $31,000 ($51.75)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($5.01)
    Other: $2,000 ($3.34)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $369,000 ($616.03)
    Property: $67,000 ($111.85)
    Other: $23,000 ($38.40)
    Public Utilities Sales: $16,000 ($26.71)
    Motor Vehicle License: $15,000 ($25.04)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000 ($6.68)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($3.34)

Walden government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,509,000 ($4188.65)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,374,000 ($3963.27)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $135,000 ($225.38)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $759,000 ($1267.11)
    End of Fiscal Year: $683,000 ($1140.23)

Walden government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,353,000 ($2258.76)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $100,000 ($166.94)

Businesses in Walden, CO

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Walden:

  • 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.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKHI (1210 AM; 10 kW; LARAMIE, WY; Owner: LARAMIE MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRAI (550 AM; 5 kW; CRAIG, CO; Owner: WILD WEST RADIO, INC.)
  • KCOL (600 AM; 5 kW; WELLINGTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRKY (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANBY, CO; Owner: GRAND COUNTY WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Walden:

  • KARS-FM (102.9 FM; LARAMIE, WY; Owner: AGM-NEVADA LLC)
  • KFMU-FM (104.1 FM; OAK CREEK, CO; Owner: SALISBURY BROADCASTING COLORADO, LLC)
  • K238AB (95.5 FM; STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO; Owner: AGM-ROCKY MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING I, L.L.C.)
  • K288BQ (105.5 FM; STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO; Owner: SALISBURY BROADCASTING COLORADO, LLC)
  • K203BQ (88.5 FM; STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)

TV broadcast stations around Walden:

  • K10FB (Channel 10; WALDEN, CO; Owner: JACKSON COUNTY,COLORADO)
  • K12MK (Channel 12; WALDEN, CO; Owner: JACKSON COUNTY,COLORADO)

Walden fatal accident list:

Apr 19, 1999 01:58 PM, Sr-125, Lat: 40.729686, Lon: -106.282081, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 16ft / 4.8mTotal length
  • 4,412Total average daily traffic
  • 479Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,842Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Walden)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 513 Harrison (Lat: 40.728861 Lon: -106.278083), Call Sign: KNAX724,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.040 MHz, Grant Date: 03/09/2021, Expiration Date: 03/05/2031, Registrant: Town Of Walden, 513 Harrison St, Pob 489, Walden, CO 80480, Phone: (970) 723-4344, Fax: (970) 723-4671, Email:
  • 285 Grant (Lat: 40.734139 Lon: -106.283639), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: KNNU573,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.400 MHz, 159.450 MHz, Grant Date: 04/21/2021, Expiration Date: 05/06/2031, Certifier: Jim Woodard, Registrant: State Of Colorado, 601 East 18th Avenue, Suite 250, Denver, CO 80203, Phone: (303) 764-7700, Fax: (303) 764-7982
  • 12 1/4 Mi Sse (Lat: 40.555806 Lon: -106.248639), Call Sign: KGH432, Licensee ID: L00554349,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.580 MHz, Grant Date: 08/15/2002, Expiration Date: 09/16/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2012, Registrant: Burr Livestock Co Inc, 18814 Hwy 125, Walden, CO 80480, Phone: (970) 723-4202
  • Lot 23 Block 2 Rathburn & Moors Second Addition (Lat: 40.721639 Lon: -106.282528), Call Sign: KAF611,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.650 MHz, Grant Date: 12/10/2014, Expiration Date: 02/27/2025, Registrant: Mountain Parks Electric, Inc., 321 W. Agate Ave., Granby, CO 80446, Phone: (970) 887-3378, Fax: (970) 887-3996, Email:
  • Lat: 40.608333 Lon: -106.415278, Call Sign: WPYH533,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.147 MHz, Grant Date: 08/12/2003, Expiration Date: 08/12/2013, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2013, Certifier: Tim Boyer, Registrant: Pearson Communications, Ltd., 1744 Lincoln Avenue, #4, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487, Phone: (970) 879-8141, Fax: (970) 879-8243
  • Lat: 40.541167 Lon: -106.395333, Call Sign: WQYU839,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.262 MHz, 464.775 MHz, 466.325 MHz, 468.262 MHz, 469.950 MHz, Grant Date: 01/27/2017, Expiration Date: 01/27/2027, Certifier: Clay Riley, Registrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 3921 West Service Rd, Evans, CO 80620, Phone: (970) 330-9415, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

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:

3
  • Call Sign: KB0VFB, Grant Date: 01/31/1996, Expiration Date: 01/31/2006, Cancellation Date: 02/01/2008, Registrant: Billy M Freeman, Walden, CO 80480
  • Call Sign: KD0YVN, Licensee ID: L01837758, Grant Date: 01/24/2014, Expiration Date: 01/24/2024, Certifier: Chet A Wagner, Registrant: Chet A Wagner, 341 Lafever St, Walden, CO 80480
  • Call Sign: K0CBX, Previous Call Sign: KE0UNZ, Licensee ID: L02211714, Grant Date: 03/05/2019, Expiration Date: 03/05/2029, Certifier: Terry L Redman, Registrant: Terry L Redman, 56750 Hwy 14, Walden, CO 80480

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 17. The highest number of fire incidents - 23 took place in 2009, and the least - 11 in 2014. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Walden, CO When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (56.0%), and Structure Fires (34.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Walden, CO
    • 14156.0%Outside Fires
    • 8834.9%Structure Fires
    • 239.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Walden, CO
Most common first names in Walden, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John879.4 years
Robert872.5 years
Ruth882.6 years
Mary680.7 years
Carl573.4 years
Charles574.7 years
William581.2 years
Grace480.0 years
Fred475.2 years
Richard477.0 years
Most common last names in Walden, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hanson779.3 years
Murphy575.0 years
Follett475.0 years
Smith477.7 years
Peterson484.0 years
Waldron387.4 years
Anderson373.0 years
Spaulding373.0 years
Jones377.0 years
Hampton389.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Walden, CO
  • 34.9%Utility gas
  • 29.8%Wood
  • 29.0%Electricity
  • 6.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
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  • 56.7%Utility gas
  • 23.3%Electricity
  • 20.0%Wood


Walden compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Walden on our top lists:

  • #61 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2022.