Alamosa ( Colorado )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Alamosa compared with those of the Colorado state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 15,225

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 14,966

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 259 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 1.7%

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 722.74

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 20.70

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 1,204

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 7.9%

Colorado 7.2%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 4,056

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 26.6%

Colorado 24.6%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 1,606

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 10.5%

Colorado 10.0%

USA 12.4%

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50.7%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 50.7%

Colorado 49.7%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 49.3%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 49.3%

Colorado 50.3%

USA 49.3%

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 2,474

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 13 minutes.

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 13,960

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 91.7%

Colorado 90.1%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 240

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 1.6%

Colorado 4.1%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 495

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 3.3%

Colorado 1.1%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 207

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 1.4%

Colorado 2.6%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 30

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 0.2%

Colorado 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 293

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 1.9%

Colorado 1.8%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 6,742

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 44.3%

Colorado 19.7%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 7,746

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50.9%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Alamosa 50.9%

Colorado 71.7%

USA 66.4%

County of Alamosa (Colorado) More population data

Births 2004 = 268

Deaths 2004 = 86

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 0

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 51.8%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Alamosa 51.8%

Colorado 44.1%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 4.7%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Alamosa 4.7%

Colorado 8.6%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 28.3%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Alamosa 28.3%

Colorado 15.1%

USA 17.9%

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 381

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 24,985

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 6,437

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 349

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 5.7%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Alamosa 5.7%

Colorado 15.8%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 64.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Alamosa 64.0%

Colorado 67.3%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 87,900

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 16%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Alamosa 16%

Colorado 26%

USA 26%

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 5,467

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.56

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 15,037

Median household income 2004 = $ 31,587

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 19.2%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Alamosa 19.2%

Colorado 10.2%

USA 12.7%

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 82.6%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Alamosa 82.6%

Colorado 86.9%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 27.0%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Alamosa 27.0%

Colorado 32.7%

USA 24.4%

County of Alamosa (Colorado) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 8,229

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 389

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 4.7%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Alamosa 4.7%

Colorado 4.3%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 10,512

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 659

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 2,342

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 315,357

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 30,000

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 507

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 5,037

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -0.4%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Alamosa -0.4%

Colorado 1.2%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 1,122

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 23,737

Total number of firms 2002 = 1,445

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 22.8%

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 21.2%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 0

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 64,393

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 233,398

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 15,433

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 51

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 6,649

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 204,640

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 89,600

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 5,938

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