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Demographics

People

Total Population4,071
Male Share of the Population50.5%
Female Share of the Population49.5%
Senior Citizens18.5%
Employed Population 16+1,711
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married62.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12%
Median Earnings25+$35,307
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,795
Median Earnings With High School Degree$43,816

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,224
% Above Poverty Level90.7%
% Below Poverty Level9.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone23.6%
Median Gross Rent$612
Median House Value$32,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)50.5%
Irish4.6%
German2.1%
English1.4%
Dutch1.3%
Italian1.2%
Scottish0.9%
Polish0.7%
Danishn0.2%
French Except Basque0.1%
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Colorado City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mitchell County
Standard Zip Codes79512
Phone Area Codes325
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.39
Approximate Longitude-100.85

Colorado City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCOLORADO CITY
Distance2.1 miles
Jan Temp27 to 57 F
Apr Temp48 to 80 F
Jul Temp70 to 96 F
Oct Temp50 to 79 F
Annual Precip19.4 inches
StationROSCOE
Distance19.8 miles
Jan Temp29 to 55 F
Apr Temp49 to 78 F
Jul Temp70 to 94 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip23.5 inches
StationSTERLING CITY
Distance39 miles
Jan Temp27 to 57 F
Apr Temp49 to 80 F
Jul Temp69 to 95 F
Oct Temp50 to 79 F
Annual Precip19.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Loraine511$44,659
Roscoe1,376$61,818
Snyder11,541$60,205

Colorado City Public Libraries

Mitchell County Public Library
340 OAK ST
Colorado City, Texas
(325) 728-3968

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Colorado City Hospitals

Mitchell County Hospital
(Government - District/authority)
997 West Interstate 20

Colorado City Public Schools

Colorado High School
1500 N Lone Wolf Blvd
ZIP: 79512
(325) 728-3424
High
Total Enrollment 284
Colorado Middle
312 E 12th St
ZIP: 79512
(325) 728-2673
Middle
Total Enrollment 199
Hutchinson Elementary
440 Cedar St
ZIP: 79512
(325) 728-5215
Primary
Total Enrollment 206
Kelley Elementary
1435 Elm St
ZIP: 79512
(325) 728-3471
Primary
Total Enrollment 326
Wallace Accelerated H S
149 S Hwy 208
ZIP: 79512
(325) 728-2392
High
Total Enrollment 16
Wallace Accelerated H S
149 S Hwy 208
ZIP: 79512
(325) 728-2392
High
Total Enrollment 30
Wallace Accelerated H S
149 S Hwy 208
ZIP: 79512
(325) 282-2311
Wallace Alternative Campus
149 S Hwy 208
ZIP: 79512
(325) 766-3652
Wallace H S
149 S Hwy 208
ZIP: 79512
(325) 728-2392
Other
Total Enrollment 3
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