Severance, Colorado

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Population in 2019: 6,494 (83% urban, 17% rural).
Population change since 2000: +987.8%
Males: 3,379  (52.0%)
Females: 3,115  (48.0%)
Median resident age:

35.5 years
Colorado median age:

37.1 years

Zip codes: 80546.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $112,532 (it was $50,625 in 2000)
Severance:

$112,532
CO:

$77,127

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $43,253 (it was $17,625 in 2000)

Severance town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $444,699 (it was $139,500 in 2000)
Severance:

$444,699
CO:

$394,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $409,457; detached houses: $388,198

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,298.

March 2019 cost of living index in Severance: 103.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 3.8%
(1.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.4% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Severance, CO (2019)
    • 4,20983.5%White alone
    • 62512.4%Hispanic
    • 1162.3%Two or more races
    • 190.4%American Indian alone
    • 190.4%Asian alone
    • 40.08%Other race alone

Races in Severance detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Severance, Colorado as of May 06, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Severance is 546 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Severance by year

Type

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(60.9)
2
(58.0)
1
(27.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.9)
2
(44.9)
2
(37.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(55.4)
1
(26.3)
3
(71.8)
14
(314.3)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(87.0)
3
(83.1)
7
(184.0)
7
(167.6)
12
(269.4)
3
(55.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(91.4)
10
(290.1)
10
(276.9)
15
(394.2)
18
(430.9)
22
(493.9)
11
(205.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(60.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(105.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(44.9)
1
(18.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.5)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index57.264.150.150.262.5141.043.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Severance, CO

Crime rate in Severance detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 9 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Colorado average:

2.16
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Ancestries: German (21.1%), American (8.3%), Irish (6.9%), European (5.3%), Norwegian (3.9%), Swedish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 11/20/1920

Elevation: 4886 feet

Land area: 2.07 square miles.

Population density: 3,138 people per square mile   (average).

Severance, Colorado map

53 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.1%
Colorado:

9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,512 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,878 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greeley, CO (10.7 miles , pop. 76,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (46.3 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (627.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Windsor, CO (2.3 miles ),
Timnath, CO (2.6 miles ),
Ault, CO (2.6 miles ),
Eaton, CO (2.7 miles ),
Pierce, CO (2.9 miles ),
Greeley, CO (3.3 miles ),
Fort Collins, CO (3.5 miles ),
Nunn, CO (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.54 N, Longitude: 104.85 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Where the geese fly and the bulls cry

Area code commonly used in this area: 970

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

6.4%
Colorado:

6.2%
Most common industries in Severance, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (17.2%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.8%)
  • Private households (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (28.8%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.8%)
  • Truck transportation (5.1%)
  • Machinery (4.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.4%)
  • Chemicals (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.8%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (10.2%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.6%)
  • Private households (6.6%)
Most common occupations in Severance, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (11.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.5%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other healthcare support occupations (8.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)

Average climate in Severance, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Severance, Colorado average temperatures Severance, Colorado average precipitation Severance, Colorado humidity Severance, Colorado wind speed Severance, Colorado snowfall Severance, Colorado sunshine Severance, Colorado clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 89.5. This is worse than average.

City:

89.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.260. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.260
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2014 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.77
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Severance-area historical tornado activity is above Colorado state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the Severance town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/22/2008, a category F3 tornado 21.8 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 78 people and caused $147 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Severance-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 630% 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 406.2 miles away from Severance center, causing $26,000,000 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 133.9 miles away from Severance center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 518.9 miles away from Severance center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 240.3 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 409.1 miles away from Severance 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 259.1 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 Weld County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Fire: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Severance topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Severance:

  • MOUNTAIN VALLEY HOME HEALTH CARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; WINDSOR, CO)
  • WINDSOR HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WINDSOR, CO)
  • TOUCHSTONE HOME HEALTH LLC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; GREELEY, CO)
  • GRACE POINTE CONTINUING CARE SR CAMPUS SKILLED NUR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GREELEY, CO)
  • CARING HEARTS II, LLC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; GREELEY, CO)
  • BANNER HOME CARE COLORADO (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; GREELEY, CO)
  • REHABILITATION AND VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; GREELEY, CO)

Amtrak stations near Severance:

  • 12 miles: FORT COLLINS (501 RIVERSIDE) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area.
  • 15 miles: LOVELAND (1027 E. EISENHOWER BLVD.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Severance:

  • Aims Community College (about 10 miles; Greeley, CO; Full-time enrollment: 3,598)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 13 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 11,469)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 13 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 40 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • University of Colorado Boulder (about 43 miles; Boulder, CO; FT enrollment: 28,328)
  • Front Range Community College (about 45 miles; Westminster, CO; FT enrollment: 14,756)
  • Regis University (about 53 miles; Denver, CO; FT enrollment: 6,975)

Public elementary/middle school in Severance:

  • RANGE VIEW ELEMENTARY (Location: 700 PONDEROSA DRIVE, Grades: PK-5)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Windsor - Severance Fire Protection District Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Franklin Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

2.9 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

84.1%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.4%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Banks with branches in Severance (2011 data):

  • Colorado East Bank & Trust: Severance Branch at 399 West 4th Avenue, branch established on 2008/03/17. Info updated 2011/11/01: Bank assets: $798.2 mil, Deposits: $704.8 mil, headquarters in Lamar, CO, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Coloeast Bankshares, Inc.
  • Colorado Community Bank: Severance Branch at 3 S Timber Ridge Pkwy Po Box 39, branch established on 2004/12/13. Info updated 2010/04/07: Bank assets: $527.8 mil, Deposits: $465.2 mil, headquarters in Yuma, CO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Washington Investment Company

For population 15 years and over in Severance:

Marital status in Severance, CO
  • Never married: 17.9%
  • Now married: 74.3%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 2.0%
  • Divorced: 5.3%

For population 25 years and over in Severance:

  • High school or higher: 97.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Colorado average:

11.2

Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Severance
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Severance, CO (based on Weld County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic34,13814
Evangelical Protestant23,467133
Mainline Protestant9,81036
Other5,36521
Orthodox351
None180,010-
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: 25
Weld County:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Weld County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 68
Weld County:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 140
This county:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

5.3%
State:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.0%
Colorado:

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

11.5%
Colorado:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Severance:

48.8%
Colorado:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Severance:

47.1%
Colorado:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Severance:

28.8
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Severance:

20.5%
Colorado:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Severance:

9.0%
Colorado:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.9%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

58.4%
Colorado:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Severance:

81.7%
State:

79.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Severance, 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
Other Government Administration 5$21,998$52,7950$0
Parks and Recreation 3$4,976$19,9041$463
Streets and Highways 1$4,979$59,7480$0
Water Supply 1$4,976$59,7120$0
Sewerage 1$4,976$59,7120$0
Health 0$0 1$2,827
Totals for Government 11$41,905$45,7152$3,290

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

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $8,900,000 ($1370.50)
    Water Utilities: $778,000 ($119.80)
    Parking Facilities: $653,000 ($100.55)
    Transit Utilities: $160,000 ($24.64)
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000 ($4.77)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($0.92)
  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $7,226,000 ($1112.72)
    General - Other: $4,376,000 ($673.85)
    Central Staff Services: $3,345,000 ($515.09)
    Police Protection: $3,089,000 ($475.67)
    Regular Highways: $3,087,000 ($475.36)
    General Public Buildings: $2,085,000 ($321.07)
    Water Utilities: $1,890,000 ($291.04)
    Housing and Community Development: $700,000 ($107.79)
    Financial Administration: $675,000 ($103.94)
    Transit Utilities: $606,000 ($93.32)
    Parking Facilities: $213,000 ($32.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $147,000 ($22.64)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $6,000 ($0.92)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $495,000 ($76.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Transit Utilities: $691,000 ($106.41)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,993,000 ($1692.79)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($2.00)

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

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $5,115,000 ($787.65)
    Parking Facilities: $416,000 ($64.06)
    Housing and Community Development: $27,000 ($4.16)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $14,000 ($2.16)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $852,000 ($131.20)
    Other: $38,000 ($5.85)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $461,000 ($70.99)
    Highways: $181,000 ($27.87)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $409,000 ($62.98)
    Interest Earnings: $376,000 ($57.90)
    Rents: $339,000 ($52.20)
    General Revenue - Other: $276,000 ($42.50)
    Sale of Property: $267,000 ($41.11)
    Donations From Private Sources: $43,000 ($6.62)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,211,000 ($494.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $221,000 ($34.03)
    General Local Government Support: $48,000 ($7.39)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $21,175,000 ($3260.70)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,887,000 ($752.54)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $4,546,000 ($700.03)
    Property: $2,220,000 ($341.85)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $661,000 ($101.79)
    Public Utilities Sales: $645,000 ($99.32)
    Amusements Sales: $508,000 ($78.23)
    Motor Vehicle License: $108,000 ($16.63)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $36,000 ($5.54)
    Other License: $10,000 ($1.54)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,233,000 ($2499.69)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,345,000 ($1900.99)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,888,000 ($598.71)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $59,545,000 ($9169.23)

10.98% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,048 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.98%
Colorado average:

10.99%

0.22% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,526 average AGI)
Weld County:

0.22%
Colorado average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Larimer County, CO  2.21% ($55,463 average AGI)
from Adams County, CO  1.57% ($61,421)
from Boulder County, CO  1.29% ($69,350)


8.35% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,589 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.35%
Colorado average:

9.96%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($105 average AGI)
Weld County:

0.02%
Colorado average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Larimer County, CO  1.59% ($65,659 average AGI)
to Adams County, CO  1.00% ($59,313)
to Boulder County, CO  0.66% ($71,169)

Businesses in Severance, CO

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Severance:

  • KHNC (1360 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, CO; Owner: DONALD A. AND SHARON E. WIEDEMAN)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KCOL (600 AM; 5 kW; WELLINGTON, 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.)
  • KJJD (1170 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WINDSOR, CO; Owner: RODRIGUEZ-GALLEGOS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFKA (1310 AM; 5 kW; GREELEY, CO; Owner: MUSIC VENTURES, LLC, DBA BROADCAST MEDIA LLC)
  • KIIX (1410 AM; 5 kW; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGRE (1450 AM; 1 kW; GREELEY, CO; Owner: GREELEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Severance:

  • K206DB (89.1 FM; FORT COLLINS, ETC., CO; Owner: BOULDER COMMUNITY B/CAST ASSOC., INC)
  • KUAD-FM (99.1 FM; WINDSOR, CO; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FT. COLLINS, INC.)
  • KTRR (102.5 FM; LOVELAND, CO; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FT. COLLINS, INC.)
  • KSME (96.1 FM; GREELEY, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KUNC-FM (91.5 FM; GREELEY, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO FOR NORTHERN COLORADO)
  • KRFC (88.9 FM; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: PUBLIC RADIO FOR THE FRONT RANGE)
  • KPAW (107.9 FM; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KJCD (104.3 FM; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF COLORADO)
  • KDJM (92.5 FM; BROOMFIELD, CO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCSU-FM (90.5 FM; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM)
  • KRKS-FM (94.7 FM; LAFAYETTE, CO; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF COLORADO, INC)
  • KTCL (93.3 FM; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBCO-FM (97.3 FM; BOULDER, CO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBRU-FM (101.7 FM; FORT MORGAN, CO; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KQMT (99.5 FM; DENVER, CO; Owner: ENTERCOM DENVER LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQLF (97.9 FM; CHEYENNE, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXDC (102.1 FM; ESTES PARK, CO; Owner: HIGH PEAK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KKQZ (94.3 FM; WELLINGTON, CO; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FT. COLLINS, INC.)
  • KSIR-FM1 (107.1 FM; HUDSON, CO; Owner: KKDD-FM BROADCASTERS)
  • KCDC (90.7 FM; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: ST. VRAIN VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT)

TV broadcast stations around Severance:

  • KFCT (Channel 22; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K63AB (Channel 63; ESTES PARK, CO; Owner: SYNCOM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KDEN (Channel 25; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: LONGMONT CHANNEL 25, INC.)
  • K48CG (Channel 48; LOVELAND, CO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K35EQ (Channel 35; ESTES PARK, CO; Owner: CHANNEL 20 TV COMPANY)
  • KPXH-LP (Channel 17; FORT COLLINS, CO; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)

Severance fatal accident list:

Feb 19, 2015 01:30 PM, Cr-74 4th Ave, Cr-Fox Ridge Pkwy, Lat: 40.523217, Lon: -104.874683, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 16, 2015 07:28 PM, Cr-23 1st St, Lat: 40.516500, Lon: -104.851178, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 30, 2012 06:20 AM, Cr-23, Lat: 40.567792, Lon: -104.850769, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 14, 2008 08:30 PM, Sr-14, 23, Lat: 40.581470, Lon: -104.851240, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
Jul 23, 2005 08:30 PM, 23, Lat: 40.543620, Lon: -104.849760, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 26, 2000 03:15 AM, Sr-14, Lat: 40.581484, Lon: -104.845924, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 34.8mTotal length
  • $177,000Total costs
  • 56,061Total average daily traffic
  • 6,296Total average daily truck traffic
  • 91,540Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Severance, CO - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 41950-1959
  • 71980-1989
  • 101990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Severance, CO

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Richard J Brainerd, 11538 Co Road 74 (Co-0019) (Lat: 40.522111 Lon: -104.840944), Type: 33.5, Structure height: 08123 m, Overall height: 32 m, Registrant: Fdh Infrastructure Services, Rick.Brainerd@fdh-Is.Com, , Ralei-gh, Phone: (919) 367-5245
  • Richard J Brainerd, 11538 Co Road 74 (Co-0019) (Lat: 40.522111 Lon: -104.840944), Type: 33.5, Structure height: 08123 m, Overall height: 32 m, Registrant: Fdh Infrastructure Services, Rick.Brainerd@fdh-Is.Com, , Ralei-gh, Phone: (919) 367-5245
  • Ingrid P Sullivan, 11538 Co Road 74 (Co-0019) (Lat: 40.522111 Lon: -104.840944), Type: 33.5, Structure height: 08123 m, Overall height: 32 m, Registrant: Fdh Infrastructure Services, Rick.Brainerd@fdh-Is.Com, , Ralei-gh, Phone: (919) 367-5245
  • Ingrid Sullivan, 11538 Co Road 74 (Co-0019) (Lat: 40.522111 Lon: -104.840944), Type: 33.5, Structure height: 08123 m, Overall height: 32 m, Registrant: Eco-Site Ii LLC, Isullivan@eco-Site.Com, Suite 575, Morri-sville, Phone: (919) 246-8639

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 40.502056 Lon: -104.866806, Call Sign: WPWE818,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1400 MHz, Grant Date: 09/18/2012, Expiration Date: 10/31/2022, Certifier: Bonnie A Thomas, Registrant: Primex Wireless Inc, 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-2327, Fax: (262) 248-0061, Email:
  • Lat: 40.517833 Lon: -104.865028, Call Sign: WRAJ681,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.500 MHz, 451.862 MHz, 452.150 MHz, 452.425 MHz, Grant Date: 12/06/2017, Expiration Date: 12/06/2027, Certifier: Stacey Spykstra, Registrant: Radio Resource Inc., 12701 W. 42nd Ave., Wheat Ridge, CO 80033, Phone: (303) 987-1545, Fax: (303) 980-9897, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • BLACK HOLLOW, 39836 Hilltop Circle (Lat: 40.581111 Lon: -104.832389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 30.2 m, Call Sign: WQPQ982,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2012, Expiration Date: 07/24/2022, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:
  • Severance, 10845 Cr74 (Lat: 40.525722 Lon: -104.853972), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WQYP220,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/25/2016, Expiration Date: 11/25/2026, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Severance)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1203T , Serial Number: 28-7225420, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 06/07/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 08/03/2017
    Registrant (Corporation): Professional Locators & Acquisition Specialists Ll, 39235 Parkland Ct, Severance, CO 80610
  • Aircraft: SATTLER THORP T-18 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 95 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 589TR , Serial Number: 589, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 03/14/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 06/27/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Tony B Jr Russell, 1418 Red Fox Cir, Severance, CO 80550
  • Aircraft: BEECH 95-B55 (T42A) (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 661DA , Serial Number: TC-807, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 11/13/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 07/13/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Kirk B Johnson, 39235 Parkland Ct, Severance, CO 80610
  • Aircraft: SATTLER THORP T-18 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 95 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 589LW , Serial Number: 589, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 03/14/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 06/27/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Tony B Jr Russell, 1418 Red Fox Cir, Severance, CO 80550

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 9. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 17 took place in 2012, and the least - 3 in 2018. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Severance, CO When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (75.4%), and Structure Fires (14.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Severance, CO
    • 9275.4%Outside Fires
    • 1814.8%Structure Fires
    • 97.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 32.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Severance, CO
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Severance, CO
  • 86.2%Utility gas
  • 11.6%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Solar energy
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Severance, CO
  • 56.4%Utility gas
  • 42.6%Wood
  • 1.1%Electricity


Severance compared to Colorado state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Severance on our top lists:

  • #62 on the list of "Top 100 fastest growing cities from 2000 to 2014"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Indonesia (population 500+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
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