Center, CO

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640 Vital Statistics. 16 Condition Alerts found.

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Center Profile


Overview

Center is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 2,204 people and just one neighborhood, Center is the 122nd largest community in Colorado.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Center is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 58.83% of the Center workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Center is a town of farmers, fishers, or foresters, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Center who work in farm management occupations (30.37%), office and administrative support (12.60%), and teaching (7.31%).


Setting & Lifestyle

One of the benefits of Center is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.96 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

Center Demographics

The population of Center has a very low overall level of education: only 7.47% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

The per capita income in Center in 2010 was $14,579, which is low income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $58,316 for a family of four. Center also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 38.93% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Center is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Center home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Center, accounting for 89.55% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Center residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Center include Scottish, English, Irish, and French .

Foreign born people are also an important part of Center's cultural character, accounting for 20.94% of the town’s population.

The most common language spoken in Center is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Vietnamese.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Center 0.101011101001110
Colorado 3.21
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Center 0.101011101001110
Colorado 26.42
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Center 0.101011101001110
Colorado 44

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

CENTER CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 26 JT., OF THE COUNT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Colorado

(10 is best)

Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Center Virtual Academy
550 South Sylvester
Center, CO, 81125
09-12
Skoglund Middle School
550 S. Sylvester Avenue
Center, CO, 81125
06-08
Center High School
550 S. Sylvester Avenue
Center, CO, 81125
09-12
Haskin Elementary School
550 S. Sylvester Avenue
Center, CO, 81125
PK-05
The Academic Recovery Center Of San Luis Valley
550 S. Sylvester Avenue
Center, CO, 81125
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 90.0% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 83.4% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.5% 7.1%

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SANGRE DE CRISTO SCHOOL DISTRICT, NO. RE-22J


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Colorado

(10 is best)

Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sangre De Cristo Elementary School
8751 Lane 7 N
Mosca, CO, 81146
PK-05
Sangre De Cristo Undivided High School
8751 Lane 7 N
Mosca, CO, 81146
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.7% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 49.7% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 7.1%

Educational Expenditures

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MOUNTAIN VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE 1


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Mountain Valley Middle School
403 Pitkin Avenue
Saguache, CO, 81149
06-08
Mountain Valley Elementary School
403 Pitkin Avenue
Saguache, CO, 81149
PK-05
Mountain Valley Senior High School
403 Pitkin Avenue
Saguache, CO, 81149
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.6% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 64.4% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.1% 7.1%

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