Granada, Colorado

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Granada, Colorado

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High Points

Granada strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Colorado):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Granada Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 4% trophy Granada Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Granada, Colorado

Comparing Granada to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Colorado (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 7
Male Share of the Population 7 3
Female Share of the Population 4 8
Senior Citizens 2 5
Racial Diversity 1 1
Age of the Population 1 1
Well-Paid Single Men 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 10
Portion of People Married 9 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 3 1
Median Family Income 2 1
People in Middle Class or Better 2 1
People Above Poverty 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 5 5
Working at Home 5 2
Walking and Biking to Work 4 2
Public Transportation Use 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 6
Housing Recently Built 7 4
People Living Alone 1 2

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Granada Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 125 miles E of Pueblo, Colorado (center to center)
Nearest Large City 146 miles E of Colorado Springs, Colorado
County Prowers
Standard Zip Codes 81041
Phone Area Codes 719
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.063
Longitude -102.31

Granada Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station HOLLY
Distance 10.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 43 F
Apr Temp 36 to 69 F
Jul Temp 62 to 94 F
Oct Temp 36 to 71 F
Annual Precip 17 inches
Distance 31 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 44 F
Apr Temp 36 to 68 F
Jul Temp 63 to 93 F
Oct Temp 37 to 72 F
Annual Precip 16.6 inches
Distance 33.9 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 43 F
Apr Temp 36 to 68 F
Jul Temp 61 to 94 F
Oct Temp 36 to 72 F
Annual Precip 13.4 inches
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Granada Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 640 100%
Male 312 48.8%
Female 328 51.3%
Under 18 241 37.7%
18+ 399 62.3%
65+ 62 9.7%
Median Age 27.8
Average Family Size 3.77
White 414 64.7%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 216 33.8%
Mixed Race 9 1.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 400 62.5%

Estimated Granada Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 611
Growth -29
Growth % -4.5%

Granada Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 64.3%
German 16.5%
Italian 4.8%
US/American 4.8%
Irish 3.9%
English 3.9%
Danish 0.6%
Dutch 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
Scotch-Irish 0.4%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Granada, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Barton (81041)
Koen (81041)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Granada 640 $31,750
Holly 1,048 $31,979
Lamar 8,869 $32,560
Wiley 483 $32,143
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  • Programs: Professional Massage Therapy Program
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Granada High Schools (2004)

Serves 134 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.9

Granada Colleges

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