Douglas County, Colorado (CO)

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County population in 2012: 298,215 (90% urban, 10% rural); it was 175,766 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 73,411
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 8,819
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 53,542
Renter-occupied apartments: 19,788 (it was 7,382 in 2000)
% of renters here:

12%
State:

34%

Land area: 840 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 348 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Douglas County: 107.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (34.4%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (16.1%), Retail trade (10.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 80%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 18%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Douglas County, Colorado:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (85.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (7.5%)
  • Asian alone (3.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.1%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Colorado median age:  36.0 years
Males: 141,253  (30.7%)
Females: 144,212  (69.3%)

Douglas County,CO real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Douglas County:

2.0 people
Colorado:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $102,961 ($82,929 in 1999)

This county:

$102961
Colorado:

$58823

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $1,290 (lower quartile is $982, upper quartile is $1,704)
This county:

$1290
State:

$858


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $343,800 (it was $237,600 in 2000)
Douglas:

$343,800
Colorado:

$240,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $257,200 - $469,300

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $405,754
Here:

$405,754
State:

$318,837

Townhouses or other attached units: $234,247
Here:

$234,247
State:

$238,571

In 2-unit structures: $178,052
Here:

$178,052
State:

$199,762

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $169,288
Here:

$169,288
State:

$204,962

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $154,846
Here:

$154,846
State:

$187,898

Mobile homes: $13,209
Here:

$13,209
State:

$56,402
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,937
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $517

Institutionalized population: 513

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Health of residents in Douglas County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.9. This is significantly better than average.
88.6% of residents exercised in the past month. This is more than average.
34.8% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
99.7% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
82.5% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 194 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 147 pounds. This is less than average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 4760 buildings, average cost: $179,900
  • 2001: 4046 buildings, average cost: $175,800
  • 2002: 3488 buildings, average cost: $178,500
  • 2003: 3495 buildings, average cost: $202,000
  • 2004: 4227 buildings, average cost: $241,500
  • 2005: 5483 buildings, average cost: $238,100
  • 2006: 3279 buildings, average cost: $256,800
  • 2007: 1835 buildings, average cost: $287,500
  • 2008: 926 buildings, average cost: $311,700
  • 2009: 580 buildings, average cost: $263,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,578 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,531 (0.7%)

Douglas County household income distribution in 2009 Douglas County home values distribution Douglas County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.2%
(2.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.2% for Black residents, 10.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.1% for American Indian residents, 10.6% for other race residents, 10.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.2%
Douglas County:

3.2%
Colorado:

13.0%
(2.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.4% for Black residents, 9.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.2% for American Indian residents, 10.4% for other race residents, 10.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 37 years old
(Males: 36 years old, Females: 37 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 38 years old, Black residents: 44 years old, American Indian residents: 41 years old, Asian residents: 33 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old, Other race residents: 36 years old)

Area name: Denver-Aurora, CO MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Douglas County is $702 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $889 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1262 a month.

Cities in this county include: Highlands Ranch, Parker, Castle Rock, Castle Pines North, The Pinery, Stonegate, Castle Pines, Lone Tree, Roxborough Park, Acres Green.

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

2005 air pollution in Douglas County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.103 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.084 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Douglas County: Grandview Resort (A), Fletcher Ranch (B), Orion Ranch (C), Perry Park South Ranch (D), Green Valley Ranch (E), Swank Cabin (F), Greenland Ranch (G), Shady Brook Camp (H), Spring Valley School (I), Lincoln Ranch (J), Cherry School (K), Swayback Ranch (L), Aurora Filtration Plant (M), Deluna Ranch (N), Lone Rock Campground (O), Waterton Substation (P), Pollock Ranch (Q), Russellville (R), Scraggy View Picnic Area (S), Devils Head Lookout (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Douglas County include: Bear Canyon Church (A), Brotherhood of the White Temple (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Spring Valley Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Cantrill Reservoir (A), Circle 2 Ranch Reservoir Number 1 (B), Franktown Parker FPA-2 Reservoir (C), Franktown Parker FPA-4 Reservoir (D), Franktown Parker FPA-5 Reservoir (E), Franktown Parker FPA-6 Reservoir (F), Franktown Parker FPB-1 Reservoir (G), Franktown Parker FPE-7 Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Antelope Creek (A), East Cherry Creek (B), West Cherry Creek (C), Kinney Creek (D), Gove Creek (E), Fern Creek (F), Stark Creek (G), Camp Creek (H), Eagle Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Douglas County include: Carolyn Holmberg Preserve at Rock Creek Farm (1), McArthur Ranch Park (2), Chatfield State Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Arapahoe County , Elbert County , El Paso County , Jefferson County , Teller County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.6%
Colorado:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 8,719
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 97.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 51.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 9,065 (47% naturalized citizens)

Douglas County:

5.2%
Whole state:

8.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 2,685
  • 1990 to 1994: 1,485
  • 1985 to 1989: 998
  • 1980 to 1984: 946
  • 1975 to 1979: 665
  • 1970 to 1974: 606
  • 1970 to 1974: 455
  • 1965 to 1969: 1,225

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 31.4%

Douglas County marital status for males Douglas County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Douglas County with a mortgage: 45,591 (7,283 second mortgage, 5,712 home equity loan, 237 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,583

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

79.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Douglas County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant50,82786
Catholic22,3604
Other13,64934
Mainline Protestant13,18212
Orthodox--
None185,447-
Douglas County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 22
Douglas County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Here:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Douglas County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 173
This county:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Douglas County:

3.6%
Colorado:

5.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Douglas County:

16.0%
State:

18.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.0%
State:

9.6%

Agriculture in Douglas County:

Average size of farms: 221 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $12,829
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $808.36
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 52.49%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 43.35%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $16,644
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 4.07%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 33.62%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $22,423
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.71%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.98
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.61%
All wheat for grain: 985 harvested acres
Vegetables: 4 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 7 acres

Tornado activity:

Douglas County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 2782109.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 6 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/16/1965, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 4 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Douglas County-area historical earthquake activity is near Colorado state average. It is 82% 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 206.0 miles away from Douglas County 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 559.3 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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) earthquake occurred 175.9 miles away from the county center
On 12/25/1994 at 19:06:07, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 12.5 miles away from the county 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 434.8 miles away from Douglas County 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 287.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Douglas County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Canada (14%)
  • United Kingdom (7%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • India (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (5%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Germany (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Douglas County (%):

  • German (23%)
  • English (12%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • United States or American (6%)
  • Italian (6%)
  • Norwegian (3%)
  • Scottish (3%)

Douglas County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 77,848 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 7,726 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,323 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 12 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 56 (0%)
  • Railroad: 23 (0%)
  • Taxi: 16 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 50 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 150 (0%)
  • Walked: 735 (1%)
  • Other means: 665 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 7,563 (8%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Douglas County, Colorado in 2000:

  • 165 people in nursing homes
  • 125 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 81 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 59 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 13 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 12 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 9 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in other workers' dormitories

People in group quarters in Douglas County, Colorado in 2010:

  • 282 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 198 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 85 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 33 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 26 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 16 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $106,466.

10.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($71,552 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.01%
Colorado average:

9.68%


0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($810 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.08%
Colorado average:

0.09%

5.71% relocated from other counties in Colorado ($33,904 average AGI)
4.23% relocated from other states ($36,837 average AGI)
Douglas County:

4.23%
Colorado average:

4.25%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Arapahoe County, CO  2.14% ($61,256 average AGI)
from Denver County, CO  1.08% ($59,628)
from Jefferson County, CO  0.90% ($64,844)
from El Paso County, CO  0.40% ($60,990)
from Adams County, CO  0.28% ($55,602)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.19% ($86,021)
from Elbert County, CO  0.16% ($50,325)


9.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($67,655 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.47%
Colorado average:

9.12%


0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($760 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.09%
Colorado average:

0.11%

5.82% relocated to other counties in Colorado ($34,270 average AGI)
3.56% relocated to other states ($32,625 average AGI)
Douglas County:

3.56%
Colorado average:

3.65%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Arapahoe County, CO  2.25% ($57,635 average AGI)
to Denver County, CO  1.32% ($56,554)
to Jefferson County, CO  0.77% ($55,909)
to El Paso County, CO  0.31% ($56,341)
to Adams County, CO  0.27% ($46,783)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.20% ($86,317)
to Elbert County, CO  0.20% ($60,005)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 18.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 17.7
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 12.8

Births per 1000 population in Douglas County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 2.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 2.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 3.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Douglas County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 3.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Douglas County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 6,774 (6,043 aged, 731 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.2. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 92.5. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 52.4
  • Poisoning - 18.1
  • Suffocation - 16.8
  • Other - 5.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 284,814

Size of family households: 29,583 2-persons, 17,493 3-persons, 20,342 4-persons, 8,192 5-persons, 2,527 6-persons, 971 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 18,325 1-person, 4,006 2-persons, 409 3-persons, 127 4-persons, 29 5-persons, 9 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

48,462 married couples with children.
5,420 single-parent households (1,395 men, 4,025 women).

92.8% of residents of Douglas County speak English at home.
2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (74% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
2.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (55% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (67% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 21% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $286,869,000 ($1206 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $50,741,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $183,836,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $22,336,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $107,000
Federal grants: $51,307,000
Federal procurement contracts: $12,880,000 ($3,873,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $16,404,000 ($19,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $106,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $488,124,000
Federal Government insurance: $34,218,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 19,881
Here:

80 per 1000 residents
State:

76 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,718
Here:

11 per 1000 residents
State:

32 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +2,231
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+24 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +54,598
Here:

+219 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Douglas County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 27.47 millions of gallons per day (33% from ground, 67% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.7
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

3.9

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 2,687
  • 2000 to 2004: 41,971
  • 1990 to 1999: 40,834
  • 1980 to 1989: 14,834
  • 1970 to 1979: 8,091
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,103
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,126
  • 1940 to 1949: 320
  • 1939 or earlier: 407
Rooms in houses/apartments in Douglas County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 16
  • 2 rooms: 122
  • 3 rooms: 1,022
  • 4 rooms: 1,430
  • 5 rooms: 3,879
  • 6 rooms: 8,249
  • 7 rooms: 10,237
  • 8 rooms: 10,509
  • 9+ rooms: 18,078
  • 1 room: 217
  • 2 rooms: 740
  • 3 rooms: 1,328
  • 4 rooms: 1,569
  • 5 rooms: 1,246
  • 6 rooms: 930
  • 7 rooms: 592
  • 8 rooms: 375
  • 9+ rooms: 385
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Douglas County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 40
  • 1 bedroom: 489
  • 2 bedrooms: 4,539
  • 3 bedrooms: 23,083
  • 4 bedrooms: 19,889
  • 5+ bedrooms: 5,502
  • no bedroom: 217
  • 1 bedroom: 2,431
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,243
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,814
  • 4 bedrooms: 539
  • 5+ bedrooms: 138
Cars and other vehicles available in Douglas County, Colorado in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 519
  • 1 vehicle: 7,223
  • 2 vehicles: 31,227
  • 3 vehicles: 10,846
  • 4 vehicles: 2,668
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,059
  • no vehicle: 312
  • 1 vehicle: 3,143
  • 2 vehicles: 3,200
  • 3 vehicles: 492
  • 4 vehicles: 184
  • 5+ vehicles: 51

35% of Douglas County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 52% lived in Colorado.

Douglas County:

35.2%
State average:

45.7%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $232,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Douglas County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (86.0%)
  • Electricity (9.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.1%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (71.3%)
  • Electricity (23.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,270
Here:

9.2%
Colorado:

8.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 956
Here:

9.7%
Colorado:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,451
Here:

24.4%
Colorado:

16.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Douglas County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $15,772,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,840,000
    Parks and Recreation: $7,698,000
    General - Other: $3,843,000
    Police Protection: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $27,365,000
    Regular Highways: $21,209,000
    Central Staff Services: $13,367,000
    Financial Administration: $12,973,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,136,000
    Correctional Institutions: $8,982,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,551,000
    Health - Other: $5,330,000
    General Public Buildings: $5,167,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,782,000
    General - Other: $2,060,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $942,000
    Solid Waste Management: $78,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,103,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $15,696,000
    Parks and Recreation: $932,000
    General - Other: $76,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $67,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $3,816,000
    Police Protection: $1,066,000
    Parks and Recreation: $361,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $56,059,000

Douglas County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $15,448,000
    Parks and Recreation: $542,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,121,000
    Highways: $207,000
    All Other: $77,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,888,000
    General Local Government Support: $540,000
    All Other: $305,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $5,677,000
    Sale of Property: $4,119,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,652,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,101,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $955,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $9,375,000
    Highways: $6,674,000
    All Other: $1,397,000
    General Local Government Support: $360,000
  • Tax - Property: $87,216,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $43,631,000
    Other License: $4,217,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,571,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $1,577,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $554,000

Douglas County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $78,771,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $70,091,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,735,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,055,000

Douglas County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $26,890,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $117,037,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $957,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Douglas County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Douglas County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 39 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2,327$252,7652,769$293,68515,551$268,095343$173,0323$4,551,000573$224,9605$240,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED155$257,465241$320,2531,307$278,13046$102,6092$4,305,00053$262,7742$362,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED198$263,207345$358,5073,157$310,646184$93,1680$0184$192,6203$207,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN171$242,977316$329,0322,256$271,79789$163,8881$135,00098$220,9182$86,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS25$221,96062$331,145684$301,97427$238,4810$013$229,1544$191,500
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 37 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED433$287,594538$279,00712$198,417
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED139$293,381186$280,9352$297,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED54$297,704137$278,1242$315,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN27$286,55664$262,8912$252,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS17$280,94115$267,9331$252,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Douglas County, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary16880.5 years
John16173.8 years
Robert15472.4 years
William12673.9 years
Helen10281.9 years
James10073.2 years
Charles8776.4 years
Dorothy7782.5 years
Margaret7381.5 years
Richard7069.5 years
Most common last names in Douglas County, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson5978.7 years
Smith5480.5 years
Miller5079.4 years
Anderson4176.8 years
Nelson3878.8 years
Brown3377.0 years
Jones3176.0 years
Davis3178.7 years
Williams3077.8 years
Moore2377.4 years
Businesses in Douglas County, CO
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness2Justice2
7-Eleven9KFC5
ALDO2Kincaid1
AMF Bowling1Kohl's2
AT&T14Kroger13
Abercrombie & Fitch1La-Z-Boy1
Abercrombie Kids1Lane Bryant1
Ace Hardware1LensCrafters1
Advance Auto Parts3Levi Strauss & Co.1
Aeropostale2Little Caesars Pizza3
American Eagle Outfitters1Long John Silver's2
Ann Taylor3Lowe's2
Apple Store1Macy's1
Applebee's1Marriott2
Arby's3Marshalls1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets14
BMW1Maurices1
Banana Republic2McDonald's9
Barnes & Noble1Men's Wearhouse2
Baskin-Robbins3Motherhood Maternity2
Bath & Body Works3New Balance2
Bed Bath & Beyond3Nike7
Ben & Jerry's1Nissan1
Bentleymotors.Com1Nordstrom2
Best Western1Office Depot2
Big O Tires2OfficeMax3
Blockbuster4Old Navy1
Brooks Brothers2Olive Garden1
Brookstone1On The Border1
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Outback2
Burger King5Outback Steakhouse2
Cache1Pac Sun2
Carl\s Jr.2Panda Express4
Casual Male XL1Panera Bread3
Chevrolet2Papa John's Pizza1
Chick-Fil-A4Payless2
Chico's2Penske4
Chipotle1PetSmart3
Chuck E. Cheese's1Pier 1 Imports1
Cinnabon 1Pizza Hut3
Circle K1Plato's Closet1
Cold Stone Creamery4Popeyes1
Coldwater Creek2Pottery Barn1
Comfort Suites2Pottery Barn Kids1
Costco1Qdoba Mexican Grill6
Crate & Barrel1Quality1
Cricket Wireless1Quiznos3
Curves2RadioShack3
DHL1Red Lobster1
Dairy Queen4Red Robin4
Days Inn1Ruby Tuesday1
Decora Cabinetry3Rue211
Discount Tire6SONIC Drive-In3
Domino's Pizza1Safeway5
DressBarn1Sam's Club1
Eddie Bauer2Sears3
Express1Sephora1
Extended Stay America1Skechers USA2
Famous Footwear2Soma Intimates1
FedEx32Sprint Nextel3
Finish Line1Staples1
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Starbucks28
Ford1Subway12
Forever 211Super 81
GNC5T-Mobile7
GameStop4T.G.I. Driday's1
Gap2T.J.Maxx1
Goodwill3Taco Bell7
Gymboree2Talbots1
H&R Block7Target5
Hilton2The Cheesecake Factory1
Hobby Lobby1The Limited1
Holiday Inn1Toys"R"Us2
Hollister Co.1U-Haul8
Home Depot4UPS26
Hot Topic1Urban Outfitters1
Hyatt1Vans6
IHOP3Verizon Wireless4
IZOD1Victoria's Secret1
J. Jill1Village Inn3
J.Crew2Vons6
JCPenney1Waffle House2
Jack In The Box1Walgreens7
Jamba Juice1Walmart3
Johnny Rockets1Wendy's6
Jones New York4Whole Foods Market1
Journeys2

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