Swink strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Colorado):
Short Commute Times
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Swink to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Colorado (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||55 miles E of Pueblo, Colorado (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||86 miles SE of Colorado Springs, Colorado|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||81077|
|Phone Area Codes||719|
|Time Zone||Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||ROCKY FORD 2 SE|
|Jan Temp||14 to 46 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 70 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||11.8 inches|
|Station||ORDWAY 2 ENE|
|Jan Temp||11 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 68 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 95 F|
|Oct Temp||34 to 72 F|
|Annual Precip||11.3 inches|
|Station||LA JUNTA 20 S|
|Jan Temp||16 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 68 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 95 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 72 F|
|Annual Precip||14.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.99|
|American Indian & Alaskan||7||1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||143||20.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||683|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||27.7%|
|French (except Basque)||1.5%|
Swink School/public Library
610 COLUMBIA AVE
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Penn Foster College
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SWINK JUNIOR-SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
610 COLUMBIA STREET
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 180 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.8
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