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Population (year 2000): 7,960. Estimated population in July 2005: 8,682 (+9.1% change)
Males: 3,801 (47.8%), Females: 4,159 (52.2%)

Alamosa County

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 27.7 years
Median household income: $25,453 (year 2000)
Median house value: $83,100 (year 2000)

Alamosa, CO residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Alamosa:

  • White Non-Hispanic (48.2%)
  • Hispanic (46.8%)
  • Other race (22.4%)
  • Two or more races (4.3%)
  • American Indian (3.3%)
  • Black (1.4%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (12.2%), English (6.9%), Irish (5.6%), United States (3.5%), French (2.6%), Italian (2.5%).Colorado

Elevation: 7544 feet

Land area: 4.0 square miles

Alamosa,

For population 25 years and over in Alamosa

  • High school or higher: 82.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.9%
  • Unemployed: 11.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 11.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alamosa city

  • Never married: 37.0%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

3.4% Foreign born (2.9% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +370 (+4.9%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: CO Pueblo, (102.3 miles pop. 102,121).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Springs, CO Colorado (121.8 miles pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: AZ Phoenix, (505.9 miles pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: East, CO (1.5 miles Alamosa Jara, CO La (14.7 miles CO Sanford, (14.7 miles Hooper, CO (19.2 miles) , Vista, CO Monte (20.1 miles CO Manassa, (20.8 miles CO Romeo, (21.9 miles CO Blanca, (25.1 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 41 buildings, average cost: $70,400
  • 1997: 26 buildings, average cost: $54,000
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $59,200
  • 1999: 24 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 2000: 37 buildings, average cost: $87,400
  • 2001: 36 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 2002: 25 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $80,100
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $99,600

Latitude: 37.47 N, Longitude: 105.87 W

Area code: 719

Alamosa, Colorado business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (33.1%), Retail trade (13.5%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (12.7%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,070 (+26.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,504 (72.6%)

Crime in Alamosa by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 12.6 0.0 0.0
Rapes 6 8 7 2
    per 100,000 75.4 100.5 87.9 25.1
Robberies 2 5 3 4
    per 100,000 25.1 62.8 37.7 50.3
Assaults 40 50 54 90
    per 100,000 502.5 628.1 678.4 1130.7
Burglaries 45 47 68 83
    per 100,000 565.3 590.5 854.3 1042.7
Thefts 307 296 290 356
    per 100,000 3856.8 3718.6 3643.2 4472.4
Auto thefts 18 12 21 22
    per 100,000 226.1 150.8 263.8 276.4
350.1 399.4 408.8 525.3

Average climate in Alamosa, Colorado

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hospital/medical center in Alamosa:
  • SAN LUIS VALLEY REGIONAL MED CTR (106 BLANCA AVE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Alamosa:
  • CONEJOS COUNTY HOSPITAL - CAH (about 19 miles; LA JARA, CO)
  • RIO GRANDE HOSPITAL - CAH (about 41 miles; DEL NORTE, CO)
  • HEART OF THE ROCKIES REG MED CENTER (about 74 miles; SALIDA, CO)

Political contributions by individuals in Alamosa, CO

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Alamosa:
  • SAN LUIS VALLEY REGIONAL/BERGMAN FIELD (about 3 miles; ALAMOSA, CO; ID: ALS)
  • GUNNISON-CRESTED BUTTE REGIONAL (about 103 miles; GUNNISON, CO; ID: GUC)
  • PUEBLO MEMORIAL (about 112 miles; PUEBLO, CO; ID: PUB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Alamosa:
  • MONTE VISTA MUNI (about 12 miles; MONTE VISTA, CO; ID: MVI)
  • BLANCA (about 23 miles; BLANCA, CO; ID: 05V)
  • LEACH (about 25 miles; CENTER, CO; ID: 1V8)

Local government website:
College/University in Alamosa:
  • ADAMS STATE COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 4,147; Location: 208 EDGEMONT BLVD; Public; Website: www.adams.edu; Offers Master's degree)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Alamosa:
  • PUEBLO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 100 miles; PUEBLO, CO; Full-time enrollment: 2,587)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN COLORADO (about 107 miles; PUEBLO, CO; FT enrollment: 4,275)
  • WESTERN STATE COLLEGE COLORADO (about 113 miles; GUNNISON, CO; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • PIKES PEAK COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 117 miles; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; FT enrollment: 5,307)
  • UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO AT COLORADO SPRINGS (about 118 miles; COLORADO SPRINGS, CO; FT enrollment: 4,953)
  • UNITED STATES AIR FORCE ACADEMY (about 128 miles; USAFA, CO; FT enrollment: 4,330)
  • FORT LEWIS COLLEGE (about 138 miles; DURANGO, CO; FT enrollment: 4,051)
Public high school in Alamosa:
  • ALAMOSA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 648; Location: 805 CRAFT DRIVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Alamosa:
  • ORTEGA MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 596; Location: 401 VICTORIA AVENUE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • POLSTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 441; Location: 6935 STATE HIGHWAY 17; Grades: PK - 01)
  • EVANS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 367; Location: 108 LA VETA AVENUE; Grades: 04 - 05)
  • BOYD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 326; Location: 11TH AND HUNT AVENUES; Grades: 02 - 03)
  • ALAMOSA OPEN SCHOOL (Students: 76; Location: 216 VICTORIA STREET; Grades: 06 - 12)
Private primary/middle schools in Alamosa:
  • TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 61; Location: PO BOX 787 52 EL RIO; Grades: PK - 4)
  • ALAMOSA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 57; Location: 7160 BRUSH LN; Grades: KG - 8)
  • COTTONWOOD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 22; Location: 408 VICTORIA PO BOX 455; Grades: KG - 3)
Library in Alamosa:
  • ALAMOSA/SOUTHERN PEAKS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $207,985; Location: 423 4TH STREET; 35,044 books; 1,125 audio materials; 1,342 video materials; 90 serial subscriptions)
 

Alamosa compared to Colorado state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in Alamosa:
  • KGIW (1450 AM; 1 kW; ALAMOSA, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KSLV (1240 AM; 1 kW; MONTE VISTA, CO; Owner: SAN LUIS VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCBR (1040 AM; daytime; 15 kW; MONUMENT, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCUV (1510 AM; 25 kW; LITTLETON, CO; Owner: PEOPLE WIRELESS, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Alamosa:
  • KASF (90.9 FM; ALAMOSA, CO; Owner: ADAMS STATE COLLEGE)
  • KALQ-FM (93.5 FM; ALAMOSA, CO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K244DO (96.7 FM; ALAMOSA, ETC., CO; Owner: SAN LUIS VALLEY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KRZA (88.7 FM; ALAMOSA, CO; Owner: EQUAL REPRESENTATION/MEDIA ADVOCACY)
  • 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)

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