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Belcaro

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The Belcaro neighborhood is south of Cherry Creek and is named for the historic Phipps House, called “Belcaro” (Italian for “beautiful dear one”) by Lawrence C. Phipps. The red brick mansion, which sits on 5 acres, was ... more



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Indicator 2000 Data Most Recent Data Data Year
Total Population 3,675 4,172 2010
Denver Public School Enrollment (Grades 1 - 12) 96 203 2011
Total Births * 38 39 2011
% Births Non-Latino White * 97.37% 83.33% 2010
% Births African-American * 0% 0% 2010
% Births Latino * 0% 6.25% 2010
% Birth Native American * 0% 0% 2010
% Birth Asian/Pacific Islander * 0% 0% 2010
% Births Other Race * 0% 0% 2008
Total Foreclosure Filings 3 17 2009

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Population and Households

General

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
Total Population 4,172 600,158 2010
Households 2,126 263,107 2010
Denver Public School Enrollment (Grades 1 - 12) 203 77,366 2011
Total Births * 39 9,371 2011

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Race/Ethnicity

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
% Population Non-Latino White 90.51% 52.15% 2010
% Population African American 1.1% 9.73% 2010
% Population Latino 4.29% 31.82% 2010
% Population Native American 0.29% 0.59% 2010
% Population Asian/Pacific Islander 2.33% 3.32% 2010
% Population Other Race (Single Race Selected) 0.14% 0.2% 2010
% Population of 2 or More Races 1.29% 2.11% 2010
% Foreign Born 4.84% 17.42% 2000
% Adults Non-English Speaking 0.38% 9.2% 2000
% Births Non-Latino White * 83.33% 43.13% 2010
% Births African-American * 0% 10.93% 2010
% Births Latino * 6.25% 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 * 9.68% 34.16% 2008

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Age

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
% Population under 6 5.75% 8.59% 2010
% Population 6-11 5.01% 7.05% 2010
% Population 12-17 4.72% 5.81% 2010
% Population 18-24 4.41% 10.41% 2010
% Population 25-34 10.47% 20.47% 2010
% Population 35-44 12.94% 14.96% 2010
% Population 45-54 15.05% 12.08% 2010
% Population 55-64 17.86% 10.29% 2010
% Population over 65 23.78% 10.35% 2010

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Families and Households

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
Persons per Household 1.9624 2.2203 2010
% 1-Person Households 38.76% 40.6% 2010
% Families with Children 17.73% 24.8% 2010
% Families without Children 36.92% 22.71% 2010
% Non-Family Households 6.59% 11.89% 2010
% Children Living with Single Parents 10.81% 28.01% 2000
% Births to Teen Mothers (19 and under) * 0% 9.09% 2010
% Births to Unwed Mothers * 10.42% 25.32% 2010

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Mobility

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
% Persons Age 5+ Living in Denver Who Lived in a City Other than Denver in 1995 21.08% 33.01% 2000
% Households Living at Current Address Less than 1 Year 14.78% 28.68% 2000

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Student Demographics

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
% DPS Non-Latino White Students 90.97% 22.22% 2009
% DPS African-American Students 2.08% 16.85% 2009
% DPS Latino Students 4.86% 56.08% 2009
% DPS Other Race Students 2.08% 4.84% 2009
% DPS Children Receiving Free School lunch 7.39% 73.04% 2011

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Newborns

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
Premature Birth Rate * 9.68 9.86 2008
Low Birth Weight Rate * 9.68 9.58 2008
% Births to Women Receiving Late or No Prenatal Care * 0% 8.63% 2008

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Early Education

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
% Children under 12 in Subsidized Child Care 0% 6.87% 2003
# Licensed Child Care Slots 84 23,886 2003

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Economic Well Being

Poverty and Income

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
Average Household Income $163,553 $55,129 2000
% Children (under 18) on TANF 0.9% 8% 1998
% Children (under 18) on Medicaid 1.73% 22.49% 2002
% Persons in poverty 1.25% 14.29% 2000
% Children (under 18) in Poverty 0.88% 27.42% 1990
% Families in Poverty 1.12% 10.63% 2000
% Households with Income less than 100% of Denver's Median Income 19.74% 49.9% 2000
% Households with Income 100 to 200% of Denver's Median Income 19.18% 30.9% 2000
% Households with Income Greater than 200% of Denver's Median Income 61.08% 19.19% 2000
% Non-Latino Whites in Poverty 0.98% 7.8% 2000
% African-Americans in Poverty 0% 19.37% 2000
% Latinos in Poverty 5.38% 22.47% 2000
% Native Americans in Poverty 0% 27.3% 2000
% Asian and Pacific Islanders in Poverty 0% 16.83% 2000

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Labor and Employment

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
Total jobs 4,062 486,669 2002
% Government Jobs 0.79% 5.41% 2002
% Service Jobs 39.88% 36.06% 2002
% Transportation, Communications & Public Utility Jobs 2.78% 9.09% 2002
% Finance, Insurance & Real Estate Jobs 27.3% 7.12% 2002
% Manufacturing jobs 0.07% 5.93% 2002
% Retail Trade Jobs 17.23% 12.52% 2002
% Construction Jobs 0.22% 4.26% 2002
% Wholesale Trade Jobs 1.35% 5.37% 2002
% Mining jobs 0% 0.85% 2002
% Other jobs 10.39% 13.39% 2002
Average Annual Wage $48,033 $37,407 2000
Unemployed as % of Civilian Labor Force 4.46% 5.67% 2000

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Adult Education

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
% Persons age 25+ with less than 12th grade education 2.15% 21.11% 2000
% Persons age 25+ with high school only education 7.88% 20.01% 2000
% Persons age 25+ with some college but no degree 18.01% 19.52% 2000
% Persons Age 25+ with college degree (Associates or Better) 71.96% 39.37% 2000
% Births to women with less than 12th grade education * 0% 24.08% 2008

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Housing

Homeownership

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
# Housing Units 2,444 70,549 2010
% Housing Owner-Occupied 92.25% 52.48% 2000
% non-Latino White Homeowners 93.15% 62.62% 2000
% African-American Homeowners 81.25% 48.37% 2000
% Latino Homeowners 84.72% 49.11% 2000
% Native American Homeowners 0% 25.97% 1990
% Asian/Pacific Islander Homeowners 81.08% 44.87% 2000
Median Income for Home Purchasers $105,185 $65,400 2003
Average Loan Amount for Home Purchasers $376,517 $203,763 2003
% Approved Loan Applications - White 65.97% 65.23% 2003
% Approved Loan Applications - Non-White 62.5% 54.78% 2003
% Sub-prime Loans - Total 5% 11.88% 2003
% Sub-prime Loans - White 6.14% 9.24% 2003
% Sub-prime Loans - African American 0% 9.34% 1998
% Sub-prime Loans - Latino 0% 8.2% 2002
Total Foreclosure Filings 17 6,101 2009

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Housing Characteristics

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
Average Home Sale Price $693,731 $278,024 2003
% Housing Vacancy 13.01% 9.15% 2010
% Renters paying more than 30% of income on Housing 31.69% 38.6% 2000
% of Overcrowded Housing Units 0.38% 7.71% 2000
% Housing Units Built Before 1940 13.21% 24.5% 2000

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Crime And Safety

Crime

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
% Property Crimes 85.71% 75.65% 2012
% Violent Crimes 7.14% 9.65% 2012
% Other Crimes 7.14% 14.71% 2012
Crime Rate per 1,000 Persons 29.48 60.19 2010
Burglary Crime Rate per 1,000 Households 6.96 15.84 2010
Violent crime rate per 1,000 Persons 1.68 5.21 2010

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Child Abuse

Indicator Belcaro Denver Data Year Map
Confirmed Child Abuse & Neglect Rate 0 7.48 2004
3-Year Cumulative Confirmed Child Physical Abuse Rate 0 5.19 2004
3-Year Cumulative Confirmed Child Neglect Rate 0 11.56 2004
Out-of-Home Placement Rate 0 11.48 2004

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