Sanford strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Colorado):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Sanford to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Colorado (State):
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Nearest Medium City||98 miles SW of Pueblo, Colorado (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||123 miles SW of Colorado Springs, Colorado|
|Standard Zip Codes||81151|
|Phone Area Codes||719|
|Time Zone||Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||2 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||25 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||47 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||27 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||8 inches|
|Jan Temp||2 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||26 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||48 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||26 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||9.2 inches|
|Station||SAN LUIS 2 SE|
|Jan Temp||3 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||25 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||46 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||28 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||9.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.5|
|American Indian & Alaskan||6||0.7%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||331||40.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||802|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||45%|
|French (except Basque)||1.7%|
According to the US Postal Service, Sanford, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Lasauses (81151)
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Ohio University has offered distance learning educational opportunities for more than 100 years.
Sacred Heart University Online
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
SANFORD JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
1 WEST STREET
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 187 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.3
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