Wolcott, Colorado

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Population in 2010: 15.
Males: 10  (66.7%)
Females: (33.3%)
Median resident age:  51.5 years
Colorado median age:  38.5 years
Estimated median household income in 2016: $82,750
Wolcott:

$82,750
CO:

$65,685

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $40,128

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $520,698
Wolcott:

$520,698
CO:

$314,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $750,680; Detached houses: $990,423; Townhouses or other attached units: $665,200; In 2-unit structures: $719,491; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $509,540; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $389,888; Mobile homes: $79,624
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wolcott: 89.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6984 feet



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Wolcott, Colorado as of April 24, 2019.


Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boulder, CO (78.4 miles , pop. 94,673).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (83.6 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (521.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Edwards, CO (2.5 miles ), Eagle, CO (3.0 miles ), Avon, CO (3.1 miles ), Eagle-Vail, CO (3.4 miles ), Fulford, CO (3.6 miles) , Gypsum, CO (3.8 miles ), McCoy, CO (3.9 miles) , Minturn, CO (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 39.70 N, Longitude: 106.68 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 970

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.4%
Colorado:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Earthquake activity:

Wolcott-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Colorado state average. It is 155% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 475.2 miles away from the city 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 195.0 miles away from Wolcott center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 574.8 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 342.6 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 200.3 miles away from Wolcott 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 308.0 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 Eagle County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Heliports located in Wolcott:

Amtrak stations near Wolcott:

  • 10 miles: EAGLE (432 GRAND ST.) - Bus Station
  • 19 miles: VAIL (241 S. FRONTAGE RD.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wolcott:

  • Colorado Mountain College (about 37 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,463)
  • Colorado School of Mines (about 78 miles; Golden, CO; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • University of Colorado Boulder (about 78 miles; Boulder, CO; FT enrollment: 28,328)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 81 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Red Rocks Community College (about 82 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 6,185)
  • Colorado Christian University (about 85 miles; Lakewood, CO; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • Regis University (about 88 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 6,975)

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Eagle County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2000 was 17.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

17.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2000 was 13.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

20.0
Average household size:
This place:  1.5 people
Colorado:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  30.0%
Whole state:  63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.0%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wolcott CDP (based on Eagle County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,3736
Evangelical Protestant2,19918
Mainline Protestant1,6276
Other8826
None36,116-
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: 15
Eagle County:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Eagle County:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Eagle County:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 121
Here:

23.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.2%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Eagle County:

13.0%
Colorado:

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

13.3%
State:

9.6%

10.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,245 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.03%
Colorado average:

9.68%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($201 average AGI)
Eagle County:

0.15%
Colorado average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Garfield County, CO  0.53% ($36,060 average AGI)
from Denver County, CO  0.53% ($61,020)
from Pitkin County, CO  0.47% ($44,807)


11.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.20%
Colorado average:

9.12%

0.30% of residents moved to foreign countries ($397 average AGI)
Eagle County:

0.30%
Colorado average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Denver County, CO  1.06% ($46,348 average AGI)
to Garfield County, CO  0.65% ($41,203)
to Pitkin County, CO  0.41% ($47,154)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wolcott:

  • KSKE (610 AM; 5 kW; VAIL, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRKY (930 AM; 5 kW; GRANBY, CO; Owner: GRAND COUNTY WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KRAI (550 AM; 5 kW; CRAIG, CO; Owner: WILD WEST RADIO, INC.)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KRKS (990 AM; 10 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wolcott:

  • K259AC (99.7 FM; GYPSUM, ETC., CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KTUN (101.5 FM; EAGLE, CO; Owner: SALISBURY BROADCASTING COLORADO, LLC)
  • KDNK (90.5 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: CARBONDALE COMM. ACCESS RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVG (95.5 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS LLC)
  • K247AD (97.3 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: PITKIN COUNTY TRANSLATOR)
  • KLXV (91.9 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZKS-FM2 (105.3 FM; CARBONDALE, CO; Owner: WESTERN SLOPE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C)
  • KKCH (92.7 FM; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; Owner: AGM-ROCKY MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING I, L.L.C.)
  • KZYR (97.7 FM; AVON, CO; Owner: COOL RADIO, LLC)
  • KRKM (106.3 FM; KREMMLING, CO; Owner: GRAND COUNTY WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KSKE-FM (104.7 FM; VAIL, CO; Owner: AGM-ROCKY MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING I, L.L.C.)
  • K300AE (107.9 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K207CK (89.3 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: SUMMIT PUBLIC RADIOSUMMIT FOUNDATION)
  • KPRE (89.9 FM; VAIL, CO; Owner: PUBLIC B/CASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • K202CV (88.3 FM; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KYSL (93.9 FM; FRISCO, CO; Owner: KRYSTAL BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KPVW (107.1 FM; ASPEN, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFMU-FM (104.1 FM; OAK CREEK, CO; Owner: SALISBURY BROADCASTING COLORADO, LLC)
  • K226AH (93.1 FM; FRISCO, CO; Owner: KRYSTAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K272AF (102.3 FM; EAGLE, CO; Owner: EAGLE VALLEY T.V. CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Wolcott:

  • K26GY (Channel 26; BRECKENRIDGE, CO; Owner: RESORT TELEVISION USA, LLC)
  • K40DA (Channel 40; EAGLE, ETC., CO; Owner: EAGLE VALLEY T.V. CORP)
  • K44DF (Channel 44; EAGLE, ETC, CO; Owner: EAGLE VALLEY T.V. CORP)
  • K07DB (Channel 7; WOLCOTT & EAGLE, CO; Owner: EAGLE VALLEY TV CORP.)
  • K13DE (Channel 13; WOLCOTT, ETC., CO; Owner: EAGLE VALLEY TV CORP.)
  • K10DG (Channel 10; WOLCOTT, ETC., CO; Owner: EAGLE VALLEY TV CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 1,900Total average daily traffic
  • 266Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,926Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wolcott)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Wolcott, CO)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • JOUFLAS GEORGE P, Po Box 227, Wolcott, CO 81655
    Certificate: D000977 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 10/06/2006, Expiration Date: 10/05/2007

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 120 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1630V , Serial Number: 13802, Year manufactured: 1949
    Registrant (Individual): Stanley R Mcelderry, Po Box 184, Wolcott, CO 81655
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210L (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5281V , Serial Number: 21060896, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 07/02/1975
    Registrant (Corporation): One Vector LLC, Po Box 559, Wolcott, CO 81655

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Wolcott

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wolcott, CO

Wolcott compared to Colorado state average:

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