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Demographics

People

Total Population212
Male Share of the Population56.1%
Female Share of the Population43.9%
Senior Citizens10.4%
Employed Population 16+109
Age of the Population23

Families

% of people married40%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.4%
Median Earnings25+$35,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$0
% Above Poverty Level82.5%
% Below Poverty Level17.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home7.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone22.4%
Median Gross Rent$917
Median House Value$100,000

Ancestry

German50.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)37.3%
Irish13.7%
French Except Basque13.2%
Italian7.1%
Norwegian4.7%
Canadian4.2%
Russian3.3%
Scottish2.8%
English2.8%
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Merino Almanac

CategoryValue
County Logan County
Standard Zip Codes80741
Phone Area Codes970
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude40.48
Approximate Longitude-103.35

Merino Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSTERLING
Distance11.7 miles
Jan Temp12 to 39 F
Apr Temp34 to 63 F
Jul Temp60 to 90 F
Oct Temp35 to 67 F
Annual Precip16.2 inches
StationLEROY 5 WSW
Distance19.4 miles
Jan Temp13 to 39 F
Apr Temp33 to 62 F
Jul Temp59 to 89 F
Oct Temp35 to 66 F
Annual Precip17.6 inches
StationFORT MORGAN
Distance28 miles
Jan Temp10 to 40 F
Apr Temp34 to 63 F
Jul Temp60 to 91 F
Oct Temp34 to 68 F
Annual Precip13.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Akron2,116$46,438
Brush5,406$57,284
Hillrose296$55,417
Iliff236$44,000
Sterling13,961$43,396

Merino Public Schools

Merino Elementary School
315 Lee
ZIP: 80741
Primary
Total Enrollment 166
Merino Junior Senior High School
315 Lee
ZIP: 80741
High
Total Enrollment 149
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