Health and Nutrition of Minturn, CO Residents

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Forty eight percent of Minturn residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 20 times per month. This includes chocolate and other flavored milks, as well as hot cocoa made with milk, and does not count small amounts of milk added to coffee or tea. People living here eat an average of four meals (breakfasts, lunches or dinners) per week that were prepared away from home in places such as restaurants, fast food places, food stands, grocery stores or from vending machines. They get two of these meals from a fast-food or pizza place. People here eat three "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat four frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 47.7%
  • County 45.8%
  • Colorado 48.4%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 20.0
  • County 20.4
  • Colorado 20.7

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Minturn 4.1
  • County 4.0
  • Colorado 3.7

Meals from fast food or pizza place (#/week)

  • Here 2.0
  • Eagle County 2.2
  • Colorado 1.9

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Minturn 2.6
  • Eagle County 2.2
  • Colorado 2.0

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 3.7
  • County 4.4
  • State 3.7

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

The average Minturn resident last visited a dentist two years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Sixteen percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty one percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Minturn residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 47 percent. People living here aged 30 years and older, aside from brushing their teeth with toothbrush, use dental floss or any other device that clean between teeth on average three days per week. They also use mouthwash or other dental rinse products to treat dental disease or dental problems an average of three days per week. The average person living here (including children) has 25 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Minturn 1.8
  • Eagle County 1.9
  • Colorado 1.9

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 16.2%
  • County 19.3%
  • Colorado 16.7%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Minturn 21.0%
  • Eagle County 23.1%
  • State 21.7%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 46.8%
  • Eagle County 43.7%
  • State 46.2%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 3.0
  • County 2.7
  • State 2.8

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Minturn 2.9
  • County 2.8
  • Colorado 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Here 24.8
  • Eagle County 24.2
  • Colorado 23.4

The average height of Minturn residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 178 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 28. Thirty six percent of people living here are obese. Forty six percent have ever been obese. Thirty seven percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Minturn 66.6
  • County 67.2
  • State 66.8

Average weight (pounds)

  • Minturn 178.1
  • Eagle County 180.5
  • State 179.4

Average BMI

  • Minturn 28.4
  • Eagle County 28.4
  • Colorado 28.6

People that are obese (%)

  • Minturn 36.0%
  • County 36.0%
  • State 36.9%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 46.3%
  • County 47.0%
  • State 48.4%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Minturn 37.4%
  • Eagle County 34.0%
  • Colorado 35.9%

Sixty three percent of Minturn residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty three percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty two percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Three percent have ever used heroin. Fourteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 62.9%
  • County 67.2%
  • Colorado 64.3%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 23.4%
  • Eagle County 27.6%
  • State 24.8%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 21.6%
  • County 24.9%
  • State 22.6%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 2.5%
  • County 3.3%
  • State 2.8%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Minturn 13.5%
  • County 16.9%
  • State 14.0%

Seven percent of people living in Minturn have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty four percent of people had a blood test for high sugar or diabetes within the past three years. Two percent of city residents are currently taking insulin.

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Minturn 7.4%
  • County 7.0%
  • State 9.0%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Minturn 43.7%
  • Eagle County 40.1%
  • State 45.3%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Minturn 2.3%
  • Eagle County 2.3%
  • Colorado 2.8%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Minturn residents 20 years and older on average get up to urinate one time at night (from time they go to bed at night until the time they get up in the morning).

Summary

Avg. # of times urinating at night

  • Minturn 0.9
  • County 1.0
  • State 1.1

Eleven percent of Minturn residents above the age of 40 have problems with their ability to smell, such as not being able to smell things or things not smelling the way they are supposed to. Four percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Sixty five percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twenty five percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Sixteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Thirty six percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Here 11.4%
  • County 12.2%
  • State 11.7%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • County 4.8%
  • State 5.2%

People 40+ that ever had wisdom teeth removed (%)

  • Here 64.8%
  • County 66.6%
  • State 67.5%

People 40+ that ever had tonsils teeth removed (%)

  • Minturn 24.5%
  • County 25.3%
  • State 27.7%

People 40+ that ever had a loss of consciousness because of a head injury (%)

  • Here 15.6%
  • County 16.6%
  • Colorado 16.5%

People 40+ that ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull (%)

  • Minturn 20.5%
  • County 25.0%
  • State 22.4%

People 40+ that ever had two or more sinus infections (%)

  • Minturn 35.6%
  • County 42.1%
  • State 40.8%

Seventy one percent of people living in Minturn are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Minturn 70.6%
  • County 67.9%
  • State 72.6%

Fourteen percent of people living in Minturn have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Eighteen percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Thirty four percent of people in Minturn frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twelve percent of people have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that their blood cholesterol level was high.

Summary

Has high blood pressure (%)

  • Here 13.6%
  • Eagle County 13.5%
  • Colorado 19.4%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Minturn 18.2%
  • Eagle County 19.0%
  • State 22.6%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Minturn 33.7%
  • Eagle County 31.1%
  • State 38.6%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Minturn 11.7%
  • Eagle County 11.6%
  • State 16.5%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Thirty six percent of people living in Minturn use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Minturn 36.1%
  • Eagle County 33.0%
  • Colorado 35.9%

Twenty five percent of Minturn residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty five percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty one percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty seven percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Nineteen percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Nineteen percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Fourteen percent of people living here move or speak so slowly that other people could have noticed, or the opposite - being so fidgety or restless that they have been moving around a lot more than usual. Four percent have thoughts that they would be better off dead or of hurting themselves in some way.

Summary

People who have little interest in doing things (%)

  • Here 24.5%
  • Eagle County 26.4%
  • Colorado 26.3%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Minturn 24.9%
  • County 27.1%
  • State 27.3%

People who have trouble sleeping or sleeping too much (%)

  • Minturn 40.7%
  • Eagle County 43.0%
  • State 42.3%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Minturn 49.7%
  • Eagle County 51.9%
  • Colorado 51.8%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 26.5%
  • Eagle County 29.5%
  • Colorado 28.1%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 18.9%
  • Eagle County 21.2%
  • Colorado 21.2%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Minturn 19.1%
  • Eagle County 20.4%
  • Colorado 19.9%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Minturn 13.7%
  • Eagle County 15.5%
  • Colorado 14.2%

People having thoughts they would be better off dead (%)

  • Minturn 3.7%
  • Eagle County 4.2%
  • Colorado 4.3%

Minturn residents on average take one prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 1.4
  • County 1.5
  • Colorado 1.9

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Eighty two percent of people living in Minturn have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Nine percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 4.7 days per month on average. They have 5.5 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 22 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Minturn 82.3%
  • Eagle County 83.8%
  • State 81.2%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Minturn 8.7%
  • County 8.5%
  • Colorado 10.0%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Minturn 4.7
  • County 4.8
  • Colorado 4.9

Average drinks/week

  • Here 5.5
  • Eagle County 6.2
  • State 5.7

Average days/year people drink much

  • Minturn 22.1
  • Eagle County 26.1
  • Colorado 23.5

Ninety eight percent of Minturn residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety three percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty seven percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty one percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Minturn have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety eight percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Ninety percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty three percent have ever had anal sex. Twelve percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Minturn were 17 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 23 women. He has vaginal sex with 20 women. People living here were on average 21 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on five women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 1.3 men on average. They have had 0.7 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Minturn were 20 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on three men in their lifetime. Ten percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Minturn has vaginal or anal sex 72 times a year. Fifty three percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Minturn 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 10 men on average. They have had nine male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.5 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Seventy one percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

People 18+ that ever had sex (vaginal, anal, or oral) (%)

  • Minturn 97.9%
  • County 97.9%
  • State 97.5%

Males 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a woman (%)

  • Minturn 92.8%
  • County 92.1%
  • Colorado 93.7%

Males 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a woman (%)

  • Here 86.7%
  • Eagle County 87.2%
  • State 87.0%

Males 18+ that ever had anal sex with a woman (%)

  • Minturn 51.4%
  • County 52.8%
  • State 50.1%

Males 18+ that ever had any sex with a man (%)

  • Minturn 7.5%
  • Eagle County 7.6%
  • State 6.7%

Females 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a man (%)

  • Here 98.1%
  • Eagle County 98.3%
  • Colorado 97.4%

Females 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a man (%)

  • Minturn 90.1%
  • County 89.8%
  • Colorado 86.8%

Females 18+ that ever had anal sex with a man (%)

  • Here 42.8%
  • Eagle County 43.9%
  • Colorado 40.8%

Females 18+ that ever had any kind of sex with a woman (%)

  • Here 12.1%
  • County 14.0%
  • State 11.9%

Average age people first had sex

  • Minturn 16.7
  • County 16.4
  • Colorado 16.7

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 22.5
  • Eagle County 24.0
  • Colorado 25.7

Average number of female vaginal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Minturn 19.6
  • County 21.0
  • Colorado 21.2

Average age people first performed oral sex on a woman (18+)

  • Here 20.8
  • County 20.4
  • State 21.1

Average number of woman performed oral sex on in lifetime (18+)

  • Here 5.1
  • Eagle County 6.2
  • State 5.4

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Minturn 1.3
  • Eagle County 1.4
  • Colorado 2.2

Average number of male anal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Minturn 0.7
  • Eagle County 0.8
  • Colorado 1.2

Average age people first performed oral sex on a man (18+)

  • Here 19.6
  • Eagle County 19.8
  • State 19.8

Average number of male oral sex partners in lifetime (18+)

  • Here 2.9
  • County 3.9
  • State 4.4

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Minturn 10.1%
  • County 9.4%
  • State 8.7%

Average number of times people have vaginal or anal sex a year

  • Minturn 71.5
  • County 75.8
  • State 65.1

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Minturn 53.0%
  • Eagle County 57.6%
  • Colorado 55.0%

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Minturn 9.6
  • County 12.1
  • Colorado 10.8

Average number of male vaginal sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Minturn 8.8
  • Eagle County 11.0
  • Colorado 9.7

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Here 0.5
  • Eagle County 0.7
  • Colorado 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 70.9%
  • County 76.4%
  • State 77.5%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Nine percent of households in Minturn use chemical products in their homes to control fleas, roaches, ants, termites or other insects. Four percent use chemical products in their lawns or gardens to kill weeds.

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Here 9.1%
  • County 8.5%
  • State 9.8%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Minturn 3.9%
  • County 3.9%
  • State 4.2%

Minturn residents 16 years and older usually get seven hours of sleep at night on weekdays or workdays. Twenty seven percent of them have trouble sleeping.

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Minturn 6.7
  • County 6.7
  • Colorado 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 26.7%
  • Eagle County 29.6%
  • Colorado 30.6%

Fifty percent of Minturn residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Minturn 50.4%
  • County 58.1%
  • State 52.0%

Twenty four percent of Minturn residents' work involve vigorous-intensity activity that causes large increases in breathing or heart rate, like carrying or lifting heavy loads, digging or construction work for at least 10 minutes continuously. Thirty seven percent of people do moderate-intensity activities at work that cause small increases in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking or carrying light loads for at least 10 minutes continuously. Thirty four percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Twenty five percent do any vigorous-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause large increases in breathing or heart rate like running or basketball for at least 10 minutes continuously. Forty four percent do any moderate-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause a small increase in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking, bicycling, swimming or golf for at least 10 minutes continuously. People living here spend six hours sitting on a typical day (this includes sitting at work, at home, getting to and from places, or with friends, including time spent sitting at a desk, traveling in a car or bus, reading, playing cards, watching television or using a computer). They usually sit and watch TV or videos for about two hours per day. They use a computer or play computer games (including Playstation, Nintendo DS, or other portable video games) outside of work or school for 1.4 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 23.6%
  • County 25.0%
  • Colorado 22.3%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Minturn 37.1%
  • Eagle County 38.8%
  • Colorado 38.0%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Here 33.8%
  • County 34.2%
  • Colorado 31.3%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 25.1%
  • County 22.3%
  • State 21.1%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 44.3%
  • County 43.7%
  • Colorado 43.5%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 5.9
  • County 5.9
  • Colorado 6.0

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Minturn 2.4
  • County 2.6
  • State 2.6

Average hours a day using computer

  • Minturn 1.4
  • Eagle County 1.4
  • Colorado 1.3

Nine percent of Minturn residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Two percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Three percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty two percent are overweight. Seventeen percent of people 60 years and older have difficulties in thinking or remembering that can make a big difference in everyday activities (this does not refer to occasionally forgetting your keys or the name of someone you recently met). This refers to things like confusion or memory loss that are happening more often or getting worse. Eight percent of people living in Minturn have ever received a blood transfusion. Eighteen percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Sixteen percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Two percent have ever been told they had gout. Two percent have congestive heart failure. Two percent have coronary heart disease. One percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Three percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Two percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. One percent have ever had emphysema. Six percent have another thyroid problem. Two percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Two percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Five percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Here 9.4%
  • County 10.4%
  • Colorado 10.4%

People with anemia (%)

  • Minturn 2.4%
  • County 2.9%
  • State 3.1%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 3.3%
  • County 3.4%
  • Colorado 3.7%

People with overweight (%)

  • Minturn 31.5%
  • Eagle County 30.0%
  • Colorado 33.3%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Minturn 17.0%
  • County 22.6%
  • State 20.3%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 8.0%
  • Eagle County 8.1%
  • Colorado 10.2%

People having trouble seeing even with glass/contacts (%)

  • Here 18.2%
  • County 18.8%
  • Colorado 19.1%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 16.2%
  • Eagle County 17.9%
  • Colorado 23.0%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 2.3%
  • County 2.2%
  • State 3.2%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 1.5%
  • Eagle County 1.9%
  • State 2.8%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Minturn 1.7%
  • County 1.6%
  • Colorado 2.7%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 1.3%
  • County 1.2%
  • Colorado 1.8%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Minturn 2.5%
  • County 2.3%
  • State 3.2%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 2.2%
  • Eagle County 2.4%
  • Colorado 3.2%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Minturn 1.4%
  • County 2.4%
  • State 2.7%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Minturn 5.5%
  • Eagle County 5.3%
  • Colorado 6.9%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Minturn 2.3%
  • Eagle County 3.0%
  • State 3.3%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 2.3%
  • Eagle County 3.5%
  • Colorado 3.1%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Minturn 5.1%
  • Eagle County 5.1%
  • State 7.4%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Fifty eight percent of births in Minturn were vaginal deliveries. Forty two percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.1 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Fifty nine percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Sixty seven percent of women breastfeed their children. Thirteen percent of women in Minturn have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Six percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Seventy six percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Nine percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Twenty two percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Twelve percent have ever used female hormones such as estrogen and progesterone, including any forms of female hormones, such as pills, cream, patch and injections, but do not include birth control methods or use for infertility.

Summary

Vaginal deliveries (%)

  • Minturn 58.1%
  • County 62.4%
  • State 63.3%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Here 41.9%
  • County 37.6%
  • State 36.7%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 99.1%
  • County 99.4%
  • Colorado 99.3%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Minturn 59.4%
  • Eagle County 60.4%
  • Colorado 59.7%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Here 66.6%
  • Eagle County 58.0%
  • State 58.7%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 13.2%
  • County 14.0%
  • Colorado 19.2%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Minturn 6.5%
  • Eagle County 7.3%
  • State 10.2%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Minturn 76.4%
  • Eagle County 75.1%
  • Colorado 74.9%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 8.6%
  • Eagle County 8.5%
  • State 8.1%

Women that have ever used Depo-Provera or injectables (%)

  • Here 22.1%
  • Eagle County 22.8%
  • State 18.1%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 11.6%
  • County 10.9%
  • Colorado 16.2%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People living in Minturn report their general health condition on average at 58 percent. Five percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 42 percent of Minturn residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Minturn are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 57.5%
  • Eagle County 56.5%
  • Colorado 56.2%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 4.8%
  • Eagle County 4.9%
  • Colorado 4.8%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Here 42.0%
  • County 42.3%
  • State 40.3%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Minturn 7.8%
  • Eagle County 8.0%
  • Colorado 8.2%

People in Minturn spend $379 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 24 percent of their income. The average family in Minturn spends $96 on food at other stores monthly. This is five percent of their income. They spend $164 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is nine percent of their income. They also spend $27 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Here $379
  • Eagle County $370
  • Colorado $367

Income spent on food at supermarket/grocery store (%)

  • Here 24.2%
  • Eagle County 25.9%
  • Colorado 23.8%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Minturn $96
  • Eagle County $80
  • Colorado $78

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Minturn 5.2%
  • County 4.8%
  • State 4.4%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $164
  • County $146
  • State $146

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Minturn 9.4%
  • Eagle County 8.4%
  • State 7.6%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Minturn $27
  • County $24
  • State $27

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 1.2%
  • Eagle County 1.3%
  • Colorado 1.3%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People living in Minturn report their general condition of hearing on average at 82 percent. Eighty three percent of them can usually hear and understand, without the use of a hearing aid or any other listening devices, what a person says without seeing his or her face if that person whispers to them from across a quiet room. Ninety six percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Sixteen percent of Minturn population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Forty two percent of people living here have ever had a job where they were exposed to loud sounds or noise. Loud means so loud that they must speak in a raised voice to be heard. Fifteen percent of people in Minturn had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 82.1%
  • Eagle County 81.0%
  • State 79.8%

People that can hear a whisper from across a quiet room (%)

  • Minturn 82.6%
  • Eagle County 78.2%
  • State 79.4%

People that can hear normal voice from across a quiet room (%)

  • Here 96.5%
  • Eagle County 95.4%
  • Colorado 95.1%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 15.5%
  • Eagle County 18.2%
  • State 19.2%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Minturn 41.8%
  • County 45.5%
  • Colorado 43.1%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 14.8%
  • Eagle County 16.9%
  • Colorado 15.6%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Twenty one percent of Minturn residents 40 and older take a low-dose aspirin each day to prevent heart attacks, strokes or cancer.

Summary

Adults 40+ taking low-dose aspirin (%)

  • Minturn 21.1%
  • Eagle County 19.1%
  • Colorado 23.7%

Twelve percent of Minturn residents 20 or older have limitations caused by a long-term physical, mental or emotional problems or illnesses keeping them from working at a job or business. Seventeen percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Five percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Eight percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Four percent of people here have health problems that require them to use special equipment, such as a cane, wheelchair, special bed or special telephone.

Summary

People having limitations keeping them from working (%)

  • Here 11.8%
  • County 15.9%
  • Colorado 17.0%

People limited in amount of work they can do (%)

  • Here 16.7%
  • Eagle County 20.8%
  • State 22.8%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Minturn 5.2%
  • Eagle County 6.6%
  • Colorado 8.0%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 7.8%
  • County 9.2%
  • State 9.4%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Minturn 3.8%
  • Eagle County 4.4%
  • State 6.4%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

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