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Demographics

People

Total Population520
Male Share of the Population44.6%
Female Share of the Population55.4%
Senior Citizens21.9%
Employed Population 16+227
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married48.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.3%
Median Earnings25+$31,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$7,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,833

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,563
% Above Poverty Level73.3%
% Below Poverty Level26.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home7%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.7%
Median Gross Rent$681
Median House Value$128,400

Ancestry

German29.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)22.3%
Irish16.3%
English9.6%
Italian5.2%
Slovene3.3%
Dutch3.3%
Swedish3.3%
Polish2.3%
Belgian1.9%
Scottish1.3%
French Except Basque1%
Czech0.8%
Finnish0.8%
Norwegian0.6%
Canadian0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Russian0.2%
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Nucla Almanac

CategoryValue
County Montrose County
Standard Zip Codes81424
Phone Area Codes970
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude38.26
Approximate Longitude-108.55

Nucla Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationURAVAN
Distance13.5 miles
Jan Temp16 to 43 F
Apr Temp34 to 67 F
Jul Temp58 to 95 F
Oct Temp37 to 71 F
Annual Precip12.5 inches
StationNORWOOD
Distance17.2 miles
Jan Temp12 to 38 F
Apr Temp31 to 58 F
Jul Temp52 to 83 F
Oct Temp33 to 61 F
Annual Precip15.7 inches
StationGATEWAY 1 SE
Distance36.5 miles
Jan Temp19 to 42 F
Apr Temp40 to 68 F
Jul Temp62 to 92 F
Oct Temp39 to 70 F
Annual Precip11.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Naturita438$45,000
Norwood712$55,729

Nucla Public Libraries

Nucla Public Library
544 MAIN STREET
Nucla, Colorado
(970) 864-2166

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Nucla Public Schools

Nucla High School
225 West 4th Street
ZIP: 81424
High
Total Enrollment 58
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