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Five Points

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Five Points was one of the earliest neighborhoods developed outside the original boundaries of the congressional land grant awarded to Denver in 1864. In the late 1860s, several additions to the town were created in anticipation ... more



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Indicator 2000 Data Most Recent Data Data Year
Total Population 8,775 12,710 2010
Denver Public School Enrollment (Grades 1 - 12) 1,253 916 2011
Total Births * 211 138 2011
% Births Non-Latino White * 12.32% 51.05% 2010
% Births African-American * 25.12% 18.18% 2010
% Births Latino * 59.24% 25.87% 2010
% Birth Native American * 1.42% 0% 2010
% Birth Asian/Pacific Islander * 0% 2.1% 2010
% Births Other Race * 0% 1.12% 2008
Total Foreclosure Filings 9 101 2009

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Population and Households

General

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
Total Population 12,710 600,158 2010
Households 6,406 263,107 2010
Denver Public School Enrollment (Grades 1 - 12) 916 77,366 2011
Total Births * 138 9,371 2011

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Race/Ethnicity

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
% Population Non-Latino White 56.95% 52.15% 2010
% Population African American 15.23% 9.73% 2010
% Population Latino 22.53% 31.82% 2010
% Population Native American 0.81% 0.59% 2010
% Population Asian/Pacific Islander 1.72% 3.32% 2010
% Population Other Race (Single Race Selected) 0.16% 0.2% 2010
% Population of 2 or More Races 2.51% 2.11% 2010
% Foreign Born 20.95% 17.42% 2000
% Adults Non-English Speaking 13.9% 9.2% 2000
% Births Non-Latino White * 51.05% 43.13% 2010
% Births African-American * 18.18% 10.93% 2010
% Births Latino * 25.87% 38.31% 2010
% Birth Native American * 0% 0.91% 2010
% Birth Asian/Pacific Islander * 2.1% 3.82% 2010
% Births Other Race * 1.12% 1.96% 2008
% Births to Foreign Mothers * 29.05% 34.16% 2008

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Age

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
% Population under 6 5.4% 8.59% 2010
% Population 6-11 3.26% 7.05% 2010
% Population 12-17 2.72% 5.81% 2010
% Population 18-24 14.11% 10.41% 2010
% Population 25-34 32.79% 20.47% 2010
% Population 35-44 15.69% 14.96% 2010
% Population 45-54 12.42% 12.08% 2010
% Population 55-64 8.54% 10.29% 2010
% Population over 65 5.07% 10.35% 2010

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Families and Households

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
Persons per Household 1.7557 2.2203 2010
% 1-Person Households 52.25% 40.6% 2010
% Families with Children 12.64% 24.8% 2010
% Families without Children 14.06% 22.71% 2010
% Non-Family Households 21.04% 11.89% 2010
% Children Living with Single Parents 44.67% 28.01% 2000
% Births to Teen Mothers (19 and under) * 8.39% 9.09% 2010
% Births to Unwed Mothers * 33.57% 25.32% 2010

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Mobility

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
% Persons Age 5+ Living in Denver Who Lived in a City Other than Denver in 1995 28.32% 33.01% 2000
% Households Living at Current Address Less than 1 Year 30.94% 28.68% 2000

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Youth

Student Demographics

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
% DPS Non-Latino White Students 13.59% 22.22% 2009
% DPS African-American Students 33.53% 16.85% 2009
% DPS Latino Students 50.22% 56.08% 2009
% DPS Other Race Students 2.66% 4.84% 2009
% DPS Children Receiving Free School lunch 82.75% 73.04% 2011

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Newborns

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
Premature Birth Rate * 10.06 9.86 2008
Low Birth Weight Rate * 15.64 9.58 2008
% Births to Women Receiving Late or No Prenatal Care * 11.73% 8.63% 2008

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Early Education

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
% Children under 12 in Subsidized Child Care 14.5% 6.87% 2003
# Licensed Child Care Slots 906 23,886 2003

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Economic Well Being

Poverty and Income

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
Average Household Income $35,519 $55,129 2000
% Children (under 18) on TANF 11.45% 4.57% 2002
% Children (under 18) on Medicaid 30.61% 22.49% 2002
% Persons in poverty 31.5% 14.29% 2000
% Children (under 18) in Poverty 34.09% 20.82% 2000
% Families in Poverty 28.88% 10.63% 2000
% Single Mothers with Children in Poverty 48.53% 32.58% 2000
% Households with Income less than 100% of Denver's Median Income 68.44% 49.9% 2000
% Households with Income 100 to 200% of Denver's Median Income 22.26% 30.9% 2000
% Households with Income Greater than 200% of Denver's Median Income 9.29% 19.19% 2000
% Non-Latino Whites in Poverty 22.09% 7.8% 2000
% African-Americans in Poverty 43.28% 19.37% 2000
% Latinos in Poverty 32.13% 22.47% 2000
% Native Americans in Poverty 54.87% 27.3% 2000
% Asian and Pacific Islanders in Poverty 21.74% 16.83% 2000

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Labor and Employment

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
Total jobs 15,151 486,669 2002
% Government Jobs 2.57% 5.41% 2002
% Service Jobs 54.62% 36.06% 2002
% Transportation, Communications & Public Utility Jobs 6.48% 9.09% 2002
% Finance, Insurance & Real Estate Jobs 1.13% 7.12% 2002
% Manufacturing jobs 6.25% 5.93% 2002
% Retail Trade Jobs 12.77% 12.52% 2002
% Construction Jobs 2.42% 4.26% 2002
% Wholesale Trade Jobs 8% 5.37% 2002
% Mining jobs 2.3% 0.85% 2002
% Other jobs 3.41% 13.39% 2002
Average Annual Wage $34,669 $37,407 2000
Unemployed as % of Civilian Labor Force 12.75% 5.67% 2000

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Adult Education

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
% Persons age 25+ with less than 12th grade education 39.46% 21.11% 2000
% Persons age 25+ with high school only education 20.41% 20.01% 2000
% Persons age 25+ with some college but no degree 16.56% 19.52% 2000
% Persons Age 25+ with college degree (Associates or Better) 23.57% 39.37% 2000
% Births to women with less than 12th grade education * 24.58% 24.08% 2008

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Housing

Homeownership

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
# Housing Units 7,147 70,549 2010
% Housing Owner-Occupied 31.37% 52.48% 2000
% non-Latino White Homeowners 47.38% 62.62% 2000
% African-American Homeowners 16.57% 48.37% 2000
% Latino Homeowners 30.09% 49.11% 2000
% Native American Homeowners 28.18% 42% 2000
% Asian/Pacific Islander Homeowners 59.68% 44.87% 2000
Median Income for Home Purchasers $73,030 $65,400 2003
Average Loan Amount for Home Purchasers $206,676 $203,763 2003
% Approved Loan Applications - White 63.73% 65.23% 2003
% Approved Loan Applications - Non-White 52.54% 54.78% 2003
% Sub-prime Loans - Total 11.76% 11.88% 2003
% Sub-prime Loans - White 12% 9.24% 2003
% Sub-prime Loans - African American 30% 26.09% 2003
% Sub-prime Loans - Latino 35.71% 8.2% 2002
Total Foreclosure Filings 101 6,101 2009

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Housing Characteristics

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
Average Home Sale Price $260,013 $278,024 2003
% Housing Vacancy 10.37% 9.15% 2010
% Housing Publicly Subsidized 33.3% 6.6% 1999
% Renters paying more than 30% of income on Housing 46.92% 38.6% 2000
% of Overcrowded Housing Units 10.6% 7.71% 2000
% Housing Units Built Before 1940 55.46% 24.5% 2000

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Crime And Safety

Crime

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
% Property Crimes 72.96% 75.65% 2012
% Violent Crimes 13.17% 9.65% 2012
% Other Crimes 13.87% 14.71% 2012
Crime Rate per 1,000 Persons 125.02 60.19 2010
Burglary Crime Rate per 1,000 Households 16.79 15.84 2010
Violent crime rate per 1,000 Persons 12.82 5.21 2010

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Child Abuse

Indicator Five Points Denver Data Year Map
Confirmed Child Abuse & Neglect Rate 13.98 7.48 2004
3-Year Cumulative Confirmed Child Physical Abuse Rate 7.81 5.19 2004
3-Year Cumulative Confirmed Child Neglect Rate 22.51 11.56 2004
Out-of-Home Placement Rate 0 11.48 2004

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