Walsenburg, CO

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Walsenburg Profile


Overview

Walsenburg is a very small city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 2,898 people and just one neighborhood, Walsenburg is the 100th largest community in Colorado. Much of the housing stock in Walsenburg was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Walsenburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Walsenburg is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Walsenburg who work in office and administrative support (13.72%), maintenance occupations (11.81%), and management occupations (8.21%).


Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Walsenburg has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Walsenburg has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Walsenburg than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Walsenburg may be for you.

Walsenburg Demographics

The education level of Walsenburg citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.09% of adults 25 and older in Walsenburg have a college degree.

The per capita income in Walsenburg in 2010 was $14,931, which is low income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $59,724 for a family of four.

Walsenburg is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Walsenburg 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 Walsenburg, accounting for 63.38% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Walsenburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Walsenburg include Irish, Italian, English, and Greek.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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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)

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Walsenburg 0.101011101001110
Colorado 3.21

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Walsenburg 0.101011101001110
Colorado 26.42

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Walsenburg 0.101011101001110
Colorado 44

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
John Mall High School
355 West Pine Street
Walsenburg, CO, 81089
09-12
Gardner Elementary School
25421 Highway 69
Gardner, CO, 81040
PK-08
Peakview School
375 West Pine Street
Walsenburg, CO, 81089
PK-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.6% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 70.3% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 7.1%

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