Coaldale, Colorado

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Population in 2010: 255.
Males: 63  (25.1%)
Females: 192  (74.9%)
Median resident age:

36.9 years
Colorado median age:

37.1 years

Zip codes: 81222, 81223, 81233.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $52,685
Coaldale:

$52,685
CO:

$77,127

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,370

Coaldale CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $200,001
Coaldale:

$200,001
CO:

$394,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $270,635; detached houses: $268,704

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,123.

March 2019 cost of living index in Coaldale: 92.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.7%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 85.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Ancestries: German (35.8%), American (26.6%), Norwegian (10.1%), Czechoslovakian (9.2%), Scotch-Irish (8.3%), Polish (7.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6550 feet

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $478 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $782 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pueblo, CO (62.1 miles , pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (62.5 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (486.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Howard, CO (2.7 miles ),
Cotopaxi, CO (2.8 miles ),
Salida, CO (4.2 miles ),
Smeltertown, CO (4.3 miles),
Poncha Springs, CO (4.5 miles ),
Bonanza, CO (4.6 miles),
Westcliffe, CO (4.8 miles ),
Silver Cliff, CO (4.8 miles )

Latitude: 38.37 N, Longitude: 105.76 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 719

Distribution of median household income in Coaldale, CO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Coaldale, CO in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.4%
Colorado:

6.2%

Earthquake activity:

Coaldale-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 830% 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 498.1 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 107.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 110.4 miles away from Coaldale center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 113.7 miles away from Coaldale center
On 8/22/2011 at 23:30:19, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 113.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 575.0 miles away from Coaldale center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fremont County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Fires: 4, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coaldale:

  • Pikes Peak Community College (about 60 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; Full-time enrollment: 10,395)
  • Colorado College (about 61 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 62 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)
  • Adams State University (about 62 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Colorado Technical University-Online (about 62 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 22,771)
  • Colorado Technical University-Colorado Springs (about 62 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 2,049)
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs (about 64 miles; Colorado Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 8,700)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Coaldale: Hayden Creek Campground (A), Western Fremont Fire Protection District Station 1 Coaldale (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Bushnell Lakes (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: South Prong (A), Hayden Creek (B), Hamilton Creek (C), Short Creek (D), Fox Canyon Creek (E), Big Cottonwood Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Fremont County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.1 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

66.7%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.7%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Coaldale:

Marital status in Coaldale, CO
  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 12.9%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

For population 25 years and over in Coaldale:

  • High school or higher: 87.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Colorado average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Coaldale, CO (based on Fremont County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,0313
Evangelical Protestant6,38936
Mainline Protestant2,1359
Other1,5425
None27,727-
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: 6
Fremont County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Fremont County:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Fremont County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
This county:

3.17 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Fremont County:

8.66 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

6.4%
Colorado:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.8%
Colorado:

18.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Fremont County:

6.4%
Colorado:

9.6%

8.86% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,778 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.86%
Colorado average:

10.99%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from El Paso County, CO  1.17% ($48,977 average AGI)
from Pueblo County, CO  0.67% ($40,697)
from Chaffee County, CO  0.31% ($41,043)


6.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,484 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.92%
Colorado average:

9.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to El Paso County, CO  1.09% ($39,887 average AGI)
to Pueblo County, CO  0.89% ($35,269)
to Chaffee County, CO  0.27% ($34,795)

Strongest AM radio stations in Coaldale:

  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KCMN (1530 AM; 15 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)
  • KVRH (1340 AM; 1 kW; SALIDA, CO; Owner: THREE EAGLES COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWYD (1580 AM; 10 kW; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coaldale:

  • K239AE (95.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, ETC, CO; Owner: COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • K208DP (89.5 FM; NATHROP, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MTN PUBLIC B/CAST HOUSE INC)
  • KSBV (93.7 FM; SALIDA, CO; Owner: ARKANSAS VALLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K219CF (91.7 FM; DEL NORTE, ETC., CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • K203AT (88.5 FM; WESTCLIFFE, ETC., CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KDZA-FM (107.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKFM (98.1 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKCS-FM (101.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: WALTON STATIONS - COLORADO, INC.)
  • KTLC (89.1 FM; CANON CITY, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KBIQ (102.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRCC (91.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: THE COLORADO COLLEGE)
  • KSKX (105.5 FM; SECURITY, CO; Owner: OPTIMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKLI (106.3 FM; WIDEFIELD, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGFT (100.7 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC)
  • KTLF (90.5 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS OF COLORADO SPRINGS, INC.)
  • KSPZ (92.9 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVUU (99.9 FM; PUEBLO, CO; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMOM (96.1 FM; FOUNTAIN, CO; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCME (88.7 FM; MANITOU SPRINGS, CO; Owner: CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCAST HOUSE, INC)
  • KILO (94.3 FM; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; Owner: COLORADO SPRINGS RADIO BCSTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Coaldale:

  • K59CL (Channel 59; COALDALE, CO; Owner: ROCKY MOUNTAIN PUBLIC BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K04IC (Channel 4; HOWARD, CO; Owner: PLEASANT VALLEY T.V. CLUB)
  • K07BU (Channel 7; HOWARD, CO; Owner: PLEASANT VALLEY T.V. CLUB)

Coaldale fatal accident list:

Apr 2, 2018 12:29 AM, Us-50, Lat: 38.358333, Lon: -105.729583, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 5, 2009 01:58 AM, Kerr Gulch Road, Lat: 38.360167, Lon: -105.826083, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 14, 2008 01:49 PM, Us-50, Lat: 38.358650, Lon: -105.730560, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 12, 2005 05:00 PM, Us-50, Lat: 38.363050, Lon: -105.745300, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 69ft / 21.4mTotal length
  • $620,000Total costs
  • 22,553Total average daily traffic
  • 1,122Total average daily truck traffic
  • 30,458Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Coaldale, CO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21910-1919
  • 71930-1939
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Coaldale, CO

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Short Creek Baldy Mountain (Lat: 38.363889 Lon: -105.820000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPLR887,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.430 MHz, Grant Date: 10/19/2002, Expiration Date: 12/30/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/27/2013, Certifier: Gerard E Carrier,
  • 6 Mi Sse (Lat: 38.363889 Lon: -105.820000), Call Sign: KAA592,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.770 MHz, 154.905 MHz, 154.935 MHz, 155.475 MHz, Grant Date: 12/07/2012, Expiration Date: 03/03/2023, Registrant: Oit/ Telecommunication Services, 601 East 18th Avenue, Suite 250, Denver, CO 80203, Phone: (303) 764-7700, Fax: (303) 764-7982, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • COALDALE, 2.5 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 38.363861 Lon: -105.820278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: KFG57,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6555.00 MHz, 6625.00 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 06/17/2020, Expiration Date: 08/01/2030, Registrant: State Of Colorado, 601 E. 18th Avenue, Suite 250, Denver, CO 80203, Phone: (303) 764-7700, Fax: (303) 764-7764, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA0USR, Grant Date: 04/26/1996, Expiration Date: 04/26/2006, Cancellation Date: 04/29/2008, Registrant: Steven C Hart, Po 177 0800 Sangre De Cristo, Coaldale, CO 81222
  • Call Sign: KB0VMX, Licensee ID: L00522705, Grant Date: 01/11/2006, Expiration Date: 03/05/2016, Cancellation Date: 03/06/2018, Certifier: Pauline I Golden, Registrant: Pauline I Golden, Coaldale, CO 81222
  • Call Sign: N0VWX, Licensee ID: L00522701, Grant Date: 09/24/2013, Expiration Date: 12/21/2023, Certifier: Harlie L Golden, Registrant: Harlie L Golden, 13440 Co Rd 45, Coaldale, CO 81222
  • Call Sign: KD0NSF, Licensee ID: L01620802, Grant Date: 02/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/25/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/15/2011, Certifier: Rebecca R Olson, Registrant: Rebecca R Olson, Coaldale, CO 81222

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Coaldale, CO
  • 65.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 23.3%Wood
  • 11.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Coaldale, CO
  • 79.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.8%Wood


Coaldale compared to Colorado state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in 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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