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Demographics

People

Total Population2,052
Male Share of the Population50%
Female Share of the Population50%
Senior Citizens8.3%
Employed Population 16+922
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married44.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.4%
Median Earnings25+$18,989
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,377
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,598

Wealth

Median Family Income$38,077
% Above Poverty Level66.6%
% Below Poverty Level33.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time13 minutes
% Working from Home0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.1%
% Using Public Transportation3%

Housing

People Living Alone31%
Median Gross Rent$370
Median House Value$79,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)91.4%
German1.4%
Scottish0.7%
English0.5%
Swedish0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Polish0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Dutch0.2%
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Center Almanac

CategoryValue
County Saguache County
Standard Zip Codes81125
Phone Area Codes719
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude37.75
Approximate Longitude-106.11

Center Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCENTER 4 SSW
Distance6.4 miles
Jan Temp-2 to 32 F
Apr Temp24 to 58 F
Jul Temp45 to 79 F
Oct Temp26 to 61 F
Annual Precip6.9 inches
StationDEL NORTE 2 E
Distance14.7 miles
Jan Temp5 to 34 F
Apr Temp26 to 57 F
Jul Temp48 to 78 F
Oct Temp29 to 61 F
Annual Precip10.4 inches
StationSAGUACHE
Distance21.1 miles
Jan Temp2 to 34 F
Apr Temp25 to 57 F
Jul Temp47 to 80 F
Oct Temp27 to 62 F
Annual Precip8.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alamosa9,671$44,167
Del Norte1,894$31,328
Hooper56$0
Monte Vista4,315$50,833
Saguache491$34,167

Center Public Schools

Center High School
550 S. Sylvester Avenue
ZIP: 81125
High
Total Enrollment 171
Center Virtual Academy
550 South Sylvester
ZIP: 81125
High
Total Enrollment 12
Haskin Elementary School
550 S. Sylvester Avenue
ZIP: 81125
Primary
Total Enrollment 308
Skoglund Middle School
550 S. Sylvester Avenue
ZIP: 81125
Middle
Total Enrollment 139
The Academic Recovery Center Of San Luis Valley
550 S. Sylvester Avenue
ZIP: 81125
High
Total Enrollment 19

Center Private Schools

High Valley Christian School
45651 County Road E
ZIP: 81125
Elementary
Total Enrollment 28
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