La Jara, CO

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640 Vital Statistics. 21 Condition Alerts found.

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La Jara Profile


Overview

La Jara is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 801 people and just one neighborhood, La Jara is the 166th largest community in Colorado.

Occupations and Workforce

La Jara is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, La Jara is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in La Jara who work in food service (16.62%), office and administrative support (16.09%), and healthcare (9.65%).


Setting & Lifestyle

La Jara’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

La Jara is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

La Jara Demographics

The population of La Jara overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in La Jara, 23.23% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in La Jara in 2010 was $17,151, which is low income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $68,604 for a family of four.

The people who call La Jara home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of La Jara residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. La Jara also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 59.04% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in La Jara include English, Danish, Irish, and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in La Jara is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
La Jara 0.101011101001110
Colorado 3.21
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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La Jara 0.101011101001110
Colorado 26.42
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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La Jara 0.101011101001110
Colorado 44

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

ALAMOSA SCHOOL DISTRICT, NO. RE-11J


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Colorado

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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
Alamosa High School
805 Craft Drive
Alamosa, CO, 81101
09-12
Ortega Middle School
401 Victoria Avenue
Alamosa, CO, 81101
06-08
Alamosa Elementary School
1709 West 10 Th Street
Alamosa, CO, 81101
KG-05
Alamosa Ombudsman School Of Excellence
2431 Main Street
Alamosa, CO, 81101
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 73.3% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 60.3% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.0% 7.1%

Educational Expenditures

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NORTH CONEJOS SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE1J


Students Enrolled in This District


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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
Centauri Middle School
17891 Us Hwy 285
La Jara, CO, 81140
06-08
North Conejos Alternative Program
635 Main Street
Lajara, CO, 81140
KG-12
Centauri High School
17889 Us Hwy 285
La Jara, CO, 81140
09-12
Manassa Elementary School
200 South 5 Th Street
Manassa, CO, 81141
KG-05
North Conejos Alternative Programs
104 Spruce Street
La Jara, CO, 81140
M-M
La Jara Elementary School
214 Poplar Street
La Jara, CO, 81140
PK-05

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 64.5% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.9% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.6% 7.1%

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SANFORD, SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 6, IN THE COUNTY OF CONEJOS AND


Students Enrolled in This District


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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
Sanford Junior/Senior High School
755 Second Street
Sanford, CO, 81151
07-12
Sanford Elementary School
755 Second Street
Sanford, CO, 81151
PK-06

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 51.6% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.2% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.4% 7.1%

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SOUTH CONEJOS SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE10


Students Enrolled in This District


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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
Antonito High School
620 Pine Street
Antonito, CO, 81120
09-12
Antonito Middle School
620 Pine Street
Antonito, CO, 81120
06-08
Guadalupe Elementary School
900 West 8 Th Street
Antonito, CO, 81120
KG-05

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 61.4% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.8% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 7.1%

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