Las Animas, CO

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Las Animas Profile


Overview

Las Animas is a very small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 2,227 people and just one neighborhood, Las Animas is the 113th largest community in Colorado.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Las Animas is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Las Animas is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Las Animas who work in teaching (10.80%), farm management occupations (9.07%), and office and administrative support (8.64%).

Another important characteristic of Las Animas is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.


Setting & Lifestyle

One of the benefits of Las Animas is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.98 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.

Being a small city, Las Animas does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Las Animas Demographics

The percentage of people in Las Animas with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.47% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Las Animas in 2010 was $19,259, which is lower middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $77,036 for a family of four. Las Animas also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 35.06% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Las Animas is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Las Animas home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Las Animas residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Las Animas also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 45.78% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Las Animas include English, Irish, Italian, and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in Las Animas is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

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
Las Animas 0.101011101001110
Colorado 3.21

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Las Animas VIOLENT CRIMES

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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)

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Las Animas 0.101011101001110
Colorado 26.42

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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Las Animas 0.101011101001110
Colorado 44

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 6 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:

LAS ANIMAS SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-1


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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

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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
Jump Start Learning Center School
530 Poplar Avenue
Las Animas, CO, 81054
PK-PK
Las Animas High School
300 Grove Avenue
Las Animas, CO, 81054
09-12
Las Animas Junior High School
1021 2 Nd Street
Las Animas, CO, 81054
07-08
Las Animas Elementary School
530 Poplar Avenue
Las Animas, CO, 81054
KG-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 73.1% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.9% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.2% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

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MCCLAVE SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-2


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
Mc Clave Undivided High School
308 Lincoln Street
Mc Clave, CO, 81057
07-12
Mc Clave Elementary School
308 Lincoln Street
Mc Clave, CO, 81057
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 60.9% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.3% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

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WILEY SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-13 JT


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
Wiley Junior-Senior High School
510 Ward Street
Wiley, CO, 81092
07-12
Wiley Elementary School
510 Ward Street
Wiley, CO, 81092
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 53.2% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.4% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.8% 7.2%

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