Poncha Springs, CO

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640 Vital Statistics. 39 Condition Alerts found.

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Poncha Springs Profile


Overview

Poncha Springs is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 777 people and just one neighborhood, Poncha Springs is the 170th largest community in Colorado.

Poncha Springs home prices are not only among the most expensive in Colorado, but Poncha Springs real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Poncha Springs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Poncha Springs are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Poncha Springs is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Poncha Springs who work in sales jobs (18.75%), food service (11.13%), and office and administrative support (9.45%).


Setting & Lifestyle

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

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Poncha Springs spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.57 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.

Poncha Springs Demographics

The overall education level of Poncha Springs is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 27.98% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Poncha Springs in 2010 was $22,766, which is middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,064 for a family of four. However, Poncha Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Poncha Springs is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Poncha Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Poncha Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Poncha Springs also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.60% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Poncha Springs include English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Poncha Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.

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. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

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TYPE OF Poncha Springs, CO HOMES

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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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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
Poncha Springs 0.101011101001110
Colorado 3.21

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Poncha Springs 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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Poncha Springs 0.101011101001110
Colorado 26.42

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Poncha Springs 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. 7 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 2 districts:

SALIDA SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. R-32


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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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
Salida Early Childhood Center School
516 Teller Ave
Salida, CO, 81201
PK-PK
Crest Academy School
220 12 Th Street
Salida, CO, 81201
05-08
Horizons Exploratory Academy School
349 E 9th Street
Salida, CO, 81201
09-12
Salida High School
26 Jones Avenue
Salida, CO, 81201
09-12
Longfellow Elementary School
425 West 7 Th Street
Salida, CO, 81201
KG-04
Salida Middle School
520 Milford Street
Salida, CO, 81201
05-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Black
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Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.9% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.0% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 7.2%

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BUENA VISTA SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. R-31


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
Chaffee County High School
613 East Main Street
Buena Vista, CO, 81211
07-12
Avery/parsons Elementary School
516 East Main Street
Buena Vista, CO, 81211
PK-05
Harry L Mc Ginnis Middle School
South Railroad & Marquette
Buena Vista, CO, 81211
06-08
Buena Vista High School
Railroad & Marquette
Buena Vista, CO, 81211
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 41.1% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.8% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.3% 7.2%

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