Towaoc, Colorado

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Population in 2010: 1,087.
Population change since 2000: -0.9%
Males: 434  (40.0%)
Females: 653  (60.0%)
Median resident age:

25.2 years
Colorado median age:

37.1 years

Zip codes: 81334.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $26,958 (it was $18,405 in 2000)
Towaoc:

$26,958
CO:

$77,127

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $14,044 (it was $7,531 in 2000)

Towaoc CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $188,392 (it was $35,900 in 2000)
Towaoc:

$188,392
CO:

$394,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $150,134; detached houses: $158,073; mobile homes: $59,748

Median gross rent in 2019: $360.

March 2019 cost of living index in Towaoc: 93.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 33.2%
(100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.7% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Towaoc, CO (2019)
    • 1,14496.7%American Indian alone
    • 322.7%White alone
    • 242.0%Hispanic
    • 50.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Towaoc, Colorado as of August 03, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Towaoc is 77 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (1.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5843 feet

Land area: 3.46 square miles.

Population density: 315 people per square mile   (very low).

Towaoc, Colorado map

12 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.0%
Colorado:

9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $426 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $622 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rio Rancho, NM (175.4 miles , pop. 51,765).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (187.0 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (316.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Ute Mountain, CO (2.3 miles ),
Cortez, CO (3.6 miles ),
Lewis, CO (4.5 miles ),
Dolores, CO (4.7 miles ),
Aneth, UT (4.9 miles ),
Pleasant View, CO (5.0 miles ),
Mancos, CO (5.1 miles ),
Teec Nos Pos, AZ (5.3 miles )

Latitude: 37.21 N, Longitude: 108.73 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 970

Distribution of median household income in Towaoc, CO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Towaoc, CO in 2019
Towaoc satellite photo by USGS

Towaoc tourist attractions:

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.8%
Colorado:

6.2%
Most common industries in Towaoc, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (35.8%)
  • Construction (15.8%)
  • Public administration (12.5%)
  • Social assistance (9.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.9%)
  • Educational services (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (33.0%)
  • Construction (29.5%)
  • Public administration (10.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (2.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (1.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (38.6%)
  • Social assistance (17.9%)
  • Public administration (14.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (8.7%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Health care (5.4%)
  • Construction (2.7%)
Most common occupations in Towaoc, CO (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Construction laborers (4.2%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.9%)
  • Construction laborers (8.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8.0%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11.4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (10.9%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.0%)
  • Child care workers (6.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.3%)

Average climate in Towaoc, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Towaoc, Colorado environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 61.1. This is better than average.

City:

61.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 40.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.2
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Towaoc-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 1456% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 485.5 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 519.0 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 470.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 524.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 480.4 miles away from Towaoc center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 9/2/1992 at 10:26:20, a magnitude 5.9 (5.7 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.9 ML, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 261.9 miles away from Towaoc 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 Montezuma County (7) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Towaoc topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Towaoc:

  • GUARDIAN ANGEL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; CORTEZ, CO)
  • SOUTHWEST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; CORTEZ, CO)
  • PASCO/SW INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; CORTEZ, CO)
  • FOUR CORNERS DIALYSIS CLINIC CORTEZ (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; CORTEZ, CO)
  • SOUTHWEST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; CORTEZ, CO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Towaoc:

  • San Juan College (about 44 miles; Farmington, NM; Full-time enrollment: 5,112)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 48 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Colorado Mesa University (about 130 miles; Grand Junction, CO; FT enrollment: 7,671)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 136 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Adams State University (about 158 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Colorado Mountain College (about 179 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 3,463)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 184 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Ute Mountain Fire / Emergency Medical Service (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Ute Mountain Tribal Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Fred Begay - Soilder.

Montezuma 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:

3.1 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

76.4%
Whole state:

63.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.2%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
24 people in correctional residential facilities in 2010
7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Towaoc:

Marital status in Towaoc, CO
  • Never married: 64.5%
  • Now married: 21.2%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Towaoc:

  • High school or higher: 77.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 18.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Colorado average:

11.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Towaoc
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Towaoc, CO (based on Montezuma County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,33428
Other2,3318
Catholic1,2883
Mainline Protestant1,0658
None17,517-
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: 4
This county:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

0.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
This county:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

12.71 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

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

6.3%
State:

5.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.0%
Colorado:

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

8.2%
Colorado:

9.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Towaoc:

44.1%
Colorado:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.4%
Colorado:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Towaoc:

29.3
Colorado:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Towaoc:

24.2%
Colorado:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.1%
Colorado:

9.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.6
Colorado:

6.8

Overweight people:
Towaoc:

32.2%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

53.3%
Colorado:

57.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.5%
Colorado:

80.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Towaoc, CO Residents

8.44% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,413 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.44%
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 San Juan County, NM  1.39% ($33,574 average AGI)
from La Plata County, CO  0.94% ($35,185)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.38% ($40,324)


6.45% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,354 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
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 La Plata County, CO  0.69% ($36,182 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.39% ($56,919)
to San Juan County, NM  0.38% ($34,111)

Strongest AM radio stations in Towaoc:

  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KVFC (740 AM; 1 kW; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KENN (1390 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNDN (960 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: BASIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KLLV (550 AM; daytime; 2 kW; BREEN, CO; Owner: DAYSTAR RADIO, LTD.)
  • KIUP (930 AM; 5 kW; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRZE (1280 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: J. THOMAS DEVELOPMENT OF NM, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUBC (580 AM; 5 kW; MONTROSE, CO; Owner: WOODLAND COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Towaoc:

  • KRTZ (98.7 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • K222AD (92.3 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K232DA (94.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • K237CR (95.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • K248AJ (97.5 FM; MONTICELLO, UT; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • K278AD (103.5 FM; CORTEZ, ETC., CO; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • KISZ-FM (97.9 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • K242AJ (96.3 FM; MANCOS, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K265DC (100.9 FM; CORTEZ, ETC., CO; Owner: NAVAJO MISSIONS, INC.)
  • K281AC (104.1 FM; MANCOS, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • KIQX (101.3 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTINGS, LLC)
  • KRSJ (100.5 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSJD (91.5 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: SAN JUAN BASIN AREA VOC-TECH SCHOOL)
  • KUTE (90.1 FM; IGNACIO, CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • K210BA (89.9 FM; PURGATORY, ETC., CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • K289AD (105.7 FM; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • K216DB (91.1 FM; PLEASANT VIEW, CO; Owner: SAN JUAN BASIN AREA VOCATIONAL TECH.)
  • K269EO (107.1 FM; DOLORES, CO; Owner: ALAN E. KARSH)

TV broadcast stations around Towaoc:

  • K04OO (Channel 4; ISMAY CANYON, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K08HQ (Channel 8; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
  • K05JW (Channel 5; ISMAY CANYON, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K13XG (Channel 13; ISMAY CANYON, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K10NY (Channel 10; ISMAY CANYON, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K02OU (Channel 2; ISMAY, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)

Towaoc fatal accident list:

Feb 20, 1997 07:28 PM, 160, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 1, 1993 01:57 AM, Mike Wash, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 28, 1989 08:00 PM, Ute Trail, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 19, 1986 03:21 AM, 160, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 6, 1985 06:34 PM, 666, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Jul 4, 1985 06:00 PM, Whiskey Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Feb 6, 1981 05:06 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 1.3mTotal length
  • 2,000Total average daily traffic
  • 280Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,468Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3
  • CO06_FAR_Ute_Mtn, Ute Mountain, Hemano Peak (109743) (Lat: 37.220139 Lon: -108.807250), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 31.1 m, Overall height: 34.1 m, Call Sign: KNKN245
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2020, Expiration Date: 10/01/2030, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St. Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • (Ute Mountain) Top Of Sleeping Ute Mtn (Lat: 37.220028 Lon: -108.807194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 28.2 m, Call Sign: KNKN420
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 09/01/2020, Expiration Date: 10/01/2030, Certifier: William H JohnsonRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • (Towaoc Site) Route 666 - 3.2 Miles Northeast Of Towaoc (Lat: 37.222222 Lon: -108.670639), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: KNKN420
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 09/01/2020, Expiration Date: 10/01/2030, Certifier: William H JohnsonRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Public Health Service Indian Health Clinic (Lat: 37.202778 Lon: -108.730917), Call Sign: KNFJ206,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/1997, Expiration Date: 04/29/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/01/2002, Registrant: Public Health Service Indian Health Clinic, Towaoc, CO 81334, Phone: (303) 565-4441
  • Lat: 37.203583 Lon: -108.685639, Call Sign: WQBG826,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.487 MHz, 461.637 MHz, 464.525 MHz, 464.875 MHz, 464.925 MHz, 464.975 MHz, 466.387 MHz, 466.487 MHz, 466.637 MHz, 469.525 MHz... (+3 more), Grant Date: 10/04/2004, Expiration Date: 10/04/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2014, Certifier: Patrick Talcott, Registrant: Four States Communications, Inc., 909 East Murray Drive, Farmington, NM 87401, Phone: (505) 325-4609, Fax: (505) 327-9454

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 25. The highest number of fires - 72 took place in 2012, and the least - 1 in 2006. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Towaoc, CO When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (76.8%), and Structure Fires (15.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Towaoc, CO
    • 31176.8%Outside Fires
    • 6115.1%Structure Fires
    • 245.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 92.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Towaoc, CO
Most common first names in Towaoc, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary659.5 years
Leroy463.0 years
Jim396.7 years
Harry375.7 years
George377.0 years
Joe368.0 years
John377.0 years
Robert365.7 years
Clara272.5 years
Frank254.0 years
Most common last names in Towaoc, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Laner1047.7 years
Hight867.1 years
Wing770.4 years
Root774.6 years
House666.2 years
Whyte665.2 years
Lopez661.3 years
Dutchie547.8 years
Ketchum558.4 years
Jacket567.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Towaoc, CO
  • 91.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.8%Electricity
  • 3.8%Wood
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Towaoc, CO
  • 90.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.5%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Electricity


Towaoc compared to Colorado state average:

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

Towaoc on our top lists:

  • #75 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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