Merino, CO

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Merino Profile


Overview

Merino is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 283 people and just one neighborhood, Merino is the 214th largest community in Colorado.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Merino is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.25% of the Merino workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Merino is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Merino who work in sales jobs (20.56%), healthcare (8.41%), and office and administrative support (5.61%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Being a small town, Merino does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Merino Demographics

The percentage of people in Merino with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.36% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Merino in 2010 was $21,306, which is lower middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $85,224 for a family of four. However, Merino contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Merino is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Merino home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Merino residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Merino include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Merino is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.

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 Q1 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. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Housing Market Details

 

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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. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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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
Merino 0.101011101001110
Colorado 3.21

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Merino 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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Merino 0.101011101001110
Colorado 26.42

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Merino 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. 11 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:

SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-1 VALLEY


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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

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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
Ayres Elementary School
1812 Robin Road
Sterling, CO, 80751
KG-02
Campbell Elementary School
902 Clark
Sterling, CO, 80751
03-05
Caliche Elementary School
26308 Cty Rd 65
Iliff, CO, 80736
PK-06
Sterling High School
407 West Broadway
Sterling, CO, 80751
09-12
Sterling Middle School
1177 Pawnee Street
Sterling, CO, 80751
06-08
Hagen Early Education Center School
301 Hagen Street
Sterling, CO, 80751
PK-PK
Caliche Junior-Senior High School
26308 Buffalo Road
Iliff, CO, 80736
07-12

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 46.8% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.4% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.4% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

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SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-4 BUFFALO


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
Merino Junior Senior High School
315 Lee
Merino, CO, 80741
07-12
Merino Elementary School
315 Lee
Merino, CO, 80741
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 25.4% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.6% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

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SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-5 PLATEAU


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
Peetz Junior-Senior High School
311 Coleman
Peetz, CO, 80747
07-12
Peetz Elementary School
311 Coleman
Peetz, CO, 80747
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 34.5% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.3% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.2% 7.2%

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