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Rio Grande County, Colorado

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Population:

  • Total Population: 12,413
  • Males: 6,182
  • Females: 6,231

Ethnicity:

  • White: 6,997
  • Black/African American: 7
  • Hispanic: 5,183
  • Native American/Eskimo: 57
  • Asian: 54
  • Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 0
  • Other: 11
  • 2 or more: 104

Top 5 Languages spoken at home:

  1. English only (8,390)
  2. Spanish (3,110)
  3. Navaho (25)
  4. German (25)

Top 7 Countries of Origin for Immigrants

Total Reported: 745

  1. Mexico (666)
  2. Canada (19)
  3. United Kingdom (15)
  4. Peru (8)
  5. Germany (8)
  6. Austria (7)
  7. Poland (5)

Top 5 Religions by Adherents:

  1. Catholic Church (3,913)
  2. Southern Baptist Convention (804)
  3. United Methodist Church, The (449)
  4. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The (444)
  5. Assemblies of God (371)

Migrant Health Clinics

  • Cesar E Chavez Family Medical Clinic: 186 North Hurt, Center - (719) 754-2778
  • Center Dental Clinic: 220 South Worth, Center - (719) 754-3584
  • Rio Grande Medical Center: 95 West First, Monte Vista - (719) 852-2512

Disabilities:

  • Total Reported: 4,326
  • Sensory: 299
  • Physical: 1,062
  • Mental: 512
  • Self-care: 324
  • Go outside home: 1,078
  • Employment: 897

Grandparents as caregivers

Grandparents as caregivers: 150

Heating fuel:

  • Total Reported: 4,701
  • Utility gas: 2,115
  • Bottled or LP gas: 1,251
  • Electricity: 659
  • Fuel oil, kerosene: 60
  • Coal or Coke: 6
  • Wood: 537
  • Solar Energy: 8
  • Other fuel: 44
  • No fuel used: 21

Vehicles available:

  • Total Reported: 9,320
  • No vehicle: 706
  • 1 or more vehicle: 8,614

Education Attainment:

  • No School: 178
  • No High School: 753
  • Some High School: 813
  • High School: 2,386
  • Some College: 1,831
  • Associate's Degree: 498
  • College Degree: 1,109
  • Master's Degree: 280
  • Professional Degree: 86
  • Doctoral Degree: 25

Household Phones:

  • Households Reporting: 4,701
  • Owners with phone: 3,239
  • Owners without phone: 87
  • Renters with phone: 1,283
  • Renters without phone: 92

10 closest counties:

  1. Saguache County, Colorado
  2. Conejos County, Colorado
  3. Alamosa County, Colorado
  4. Mineral County, Colorado
  5. Archuleta County, Colorado
  6. Costilla County, Colorado
  7. Hinsdale County, Colorado
  8. Custer County, Colorado
  9. Chaffee County, Colorado
  10. Gunnison County, Colorado

Data Detail

Zip Codes in county:

81125, 81132, 81135, 81144, 81154

Licensed Broadcast Media Outlets:

  • KSLV-FM (95.3 FM) MONTE VISTA, CO
  • KSLV (1240 AM) MONTE VISTA, CO
  • Page last updated on Mar 12, 2007
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