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People

Total Population 771
Male Share of the Population 60.1%
Female Share of the Population 39.9%
Senior Citizens 9.5%
Employed Population 16+ 444
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 28.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 20.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $65,938
% Above Poverty Level 89.5%
% Below Poverty Level 10.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 10.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 60.7%
Median Gross Rent $897
Median House Value $173,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 25.7%
US/American 0.9%
English 14.3%
Irish 12.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Central City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 19 miles SW of Boulder, Colorado (center to center)
Nearest Large City 28 miles W of Denver, Colorado
County Gilpin
P.O. Box Zip Codes 80427
Phone Area Codes 303
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.801
Longitude -105.513

Central City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MT EVANS RES STATION
Distance 11.5 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 24 F
Apr Temp 16 to 37 F
Jul Temp 39 to 64 F
Oct Temp 23 to 44 F
Annual Precip 29.8 inches
Station CABIN CREEK
Distance 14.4 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 30 F
Apr Temp 20 to 43 F
Jul Temp 42 to 68 F
Oct Temp 25 to 50 F
Annual Precip 19.4 inches
Station GRANT
Distance 24.9 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 33 F
Apr Temp 22 to 50 F
Jul Temp 42 to 75 F
Oct Temp 25 to 56 F
Annual Precip 15.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Black Hawk 155 $0
Empire 312 $73,750
Georgetown 1,031 $84,342
Idaho Springs 1,996 $59,250
Nederland 1,531 $90,625
Silver Plume 239 $74,375

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Central City High Schools

GILPIN COUNTY ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
107 EUREKA
303-582-9975
A Non-traditional School
Serves 15 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15

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