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Barnum

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The majority of the area was annexed to the City in September, 1896. Boundaries of what might be termed 'Old Barnum' were Lakewood Gulch, Alameda Avenue, the Platte River and Tennyson Street. The neighborhoods of Barnum, ... more



Most Recent Data

Indicator 2000 Data Most Recent Data Data Year
Total Population 6,060 6,111 2010
Denver Public School Enrollment (Grades 1 - 12) 1,010 1,386 2011
Total Births * 166 112 2011
% Births Non-Latino White * 9.04% 12.03% 2010
% Births African-American * 0% 0% 2010
% Births Latino * 87.95% 81.2% 2010
% Birth Native American * 0% 0% 2010
% Birth Asian/Pacific Islander * 0% 0% 2010
% Births Other Race * 0% 0% 2008
Total Foreclosure Filings 9 114 2009

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Population and Households

General

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
Total Population 6,111 600,158 2010
Households 1,782 263,107 2010
Denver Public School Enrollment (Grades 1 - 12) 1,386 77,366 2011
Total Births * 112 9,371 2011

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Race/Ethnicity

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
% Population Non-Latino White 18.02% 52.15% 2010
% Population African American 0.77% 9.73% 2010
% Population Latino 78.68% 31.82% 2010
% Population Native American 0.72% 0.59% 2010
% Population Asian/Pacific Islander 0.83% 3.32% 2010
% Population Other Race (Single Race Selected) 0.28% 0.2% 2010
% Population of 2 or More Races 0.7% 2.11% 2010
% Foreign Born 30.12% 17.42% 2000
% Adults Non-English Speaking 20.7% 9.2% 2000
% Births Non-Latino White * 12.03% 43.13% 2010
% Births African-American * 0% 10.93% 2010
% Births Latino * 81.2% 38.31% 2010
% Birth Native American * 0% 0.91% 2010
% Birth Asian/Pacific Islander * 0% 3.82% 2010
% Births Other Race * 0% 1.96% 2008
% Births to Foreign Mothers * 47.55% 34.16% 2008

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Age

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
% Population under 6 11.72% 8.59% 2010
% Population 6-11 11.47% 7.05% 2010
% Population 12-17 9.79% 5.81% 2010
% Population 18-24 10.73% 10.41% 2010
% Population 25-34 16.22% 20.47% 2010
% Population 35-44 15.15% 14.96% 2010
% Population 45-54 11.18% 12.08% 2010
% Population 55-64 7.85% 10.29% 2010
% Population over 65 5.89% 10.35% 2010

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Families and Households

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
Persons per Household 3.4293 2.2203 2010
% 1-Person Households 19.19% 40.6% 2010
% Families with Children 48.2% 24.8% 2010
% Families without Children 24.13% 22.71% 2010
% Non-Family Households 8.47% 11.89% 2010
% Children Living with Single Parents 23.28% 28.01% 2000
% Births to Teen Mothers (19 and under) * 15.04% 9.09% 2010
% Births to Unwed Mothers * 33.83% 25.32% 2010

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Mobility

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
% Persons Age 5+ Living in Denver Who Lived in a City Other than Denver in 1995 20.04% 33.01% 2000
% Households Living at Current Address Less than 1 Year 16.73% 28.68% 2000

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Student Demographics

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
% DPS Non-Latino White Students 5.63% 22.22% 2009
% DPS African-American Students 0.65% 16.85% 2009
% DPS Latino Students 92.16% 56.08% 2009
% DPS Other Race Students 1.57% 4.84% 2009
% DPS Children Receiving Free School lunch 92.21% 73.04% 2011

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Newborns

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
Premature Birth Rate * 10.49 9.86 2008
Low Birth Weight Rate * 9.79 9.58 2008
% Births to Women Receiving Late or No Prenatal Care * 9.79% 8.63% 2008

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Early Education

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
% Children under 12 in Subsidized Child Care 6.14% 6.87% 2003
# Licensed Child Care Slots 32 23,886 2003

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Economic Well Being

Poverty and Income

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
Average Household Income $41,185 $55,129 2000
% Children (under 18) on TANF 4.51% 4.57% 2002
% Children (under 18) on Medicaid 32.02% 22.49% 2002
% Persons in poverty 13.44% 14.29% 2000
% Children (under 18) in Poverty 19.4% 20.82% 2000
% Families in Poverty 10.73% 10.63% 2000
% Single Mothers with Children in Poverty 30.28% 32.58% 2000
% Households with Income less than 100% of Denver's Median Income 57.66% 49.9% 2000
% Households with Income 100 to 200% of Denver's Median Income 30.19% 30.9% 2000
% Households with Income Greater than 200% of Denver's Median Income 12.15% 19.19% 2000
% Non-Latino Whites in Poverty 9.02% 7.8% 2000
% African-Americans in Poverty 22.86% 19.37% 2000
% Latinos in Poverty 15.35% 22.47% 2000
% Native Americans in Poverty 36.86% 27.3% 2000
% Asian and Pacific Islanders in Poverty 0% 16.83% 2000

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Labor and Employment

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
Total jobs 1,197 486,669 2002
% Government Jobs 1.75% 5.41% 2002
% Service Jobs 26.82% 36.06% 2002
% Transportation, Communications & Public Utility Jobs 0.67% 9.09% 2002
% Finance, Insurance & Real Estate Jobs 1.09% 7.12% 2002
% Manufacturing jobs 2.84% 5.93% 2002
% Retail Trade Jobs 16.21% 12.52% 2002
% Construction Jobs 11.36% 4.26% 2002
% Wholesale Trade Jobs 0.67% 5.37% 2002
% Mining jobs 0% 0.85% 2002
% Other jobs 38.6% 13.39% 2002
Average Annual Wage $18,588 $37,407 2000
Unemployed as % of Civilian Labor Force 3.4% 5.67% 2000

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Adult Education

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
% Persons age 25+ with less than 12th grade education 46.44% 21.11% 2000
% Persons age 25+ with high school only education 30.23% 20.01% 2000
% Persons age 25+ with some college but no degree 14.81% 19.52% 2000
% Persons Age 25+ with college degree (Associates or Better) 8.51% 39.37% 2000
% Births to women with less than 12th grade education * 51.05% 24.08% 2008

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Housing

Homeownership

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
# Housing Units 1,915 70,549 2010
% Housing Owner-Occupied 67.48% 52.48% 2000
% non-Latino White Homeowners 72.53% 62.62% 2000
% African-American Homeowners 43.1% 48.37% 2000
% Latino Homeowners 66.01% 49.11% 2000
% Native American Homeowners 64.1% 42% 2000
% Asian/Pacific Islander Homeowners 28.3% 44.87% 2000
Median Income for Home Purchasers $49,050 $65,400 2003
Average Loan Amount for Home Purchasers $159,163 $203,763 2003
% Approved Loan Applications - White 46.94% 65.23% 2003
% Approved Loan Applications - Non-White 51.06% 54.78% 2003
% Sub-prime Loans - Total 28.72% 11.88% 2003
% Sub-prime Loans - White 38.1% 9.24% 2003
% Sub-prime Loans - African American 0% 18.92% 2002
% Sub-prime Loans - Latino 25% 16.09% 2003
Total Foreclosure Filings 114 6,101 2009

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Housing Characteristics

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
Average Home Sale Price $162,733 $278,024 2003
% Housing Vacancy 6.95% 9.15% 2010
% Housing Publicly Subsidized 4% 6.6% 1999
% Renters paying more than 30% of income on Housing 42.2% 38.6% 2000
% of Overcrowded Housing Units 20% 7.71% 2000
% Housing Units Built Before 1940 35.58% 24.5% 2000

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Crime And Safety

Crime

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
% Property Crimes 75.51% 75.65% 2012
% Violent Crimes 9.75% 9.65% 2012
% Other Crimes 14.74% 14.71% 2012
Crime Rate per 1,000 Persons 54.16 60.19 2010
Burglary Crime Rate per 1,000 Households 28.2 15.84 2010
Violent crime rate per 1,000 Persons 5.89 5.21 2010

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Child Abuse

Indicator Barnum Denver Data Year Map
Confirmed Child Abuse & Neglect Rate 7.4 7.48 2004
3-Year Cumulative Confirmed Child Physical Abuse Rate 2.8 5.19 2004
3-Year Cumulative Confirmed Child Neglect Rate 13.25 11.56 2004
Out-of-Home Placement Rate 43.48 11.48 2004

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