Black Hawk, Colorado

Population 114

Black Hawk is located in Gilpin County, CO. The population is 114, making Black Hawk the largest city in Gilpin County.

There are 2 public schools in Black Hawk with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Black Hawk is very low , and there are 10 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Black Hawk is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Black Hawk property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Black Hawk include Central City, Idaho Springs and Floyd Hill.

Black Hawk Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 15.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 80%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 4.8%

Crime Rate

98.55% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 5
  • Violent Crimes: 6
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 3
  • Property Crime: 164
  • Larceny Theft: 156

Registered Offenders

98.21% Higher than national avg.
  • 10 offenders in Black Hawk
  • 877.19 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

17 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 15


Moderate 3.2%
  • Colorado unemployment average: 3.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Black Hawk, CO and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Black Hawk's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Black Hawk, CO

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,197
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,323
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,610
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,180
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,480

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Environmental Hazards

17 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (156/156)
    Black Hawk, CO has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Black Hawk, CO is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.6 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 20°
  • February 15.85°
  • March 27.05°
  • April 30.45°
  • May 37.8°
  • June 50.12°
  • July 73.65°
  • August 54.7°
  • September 47.6°
  • October 36.9°
  • November 27.67°
  • December 20.37°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Black Hawk, CO

Black Hawk, CO has a low risk of earthquakes.
Black Hawk, CO has no risk of hurricanes.
Black Hawk, CO has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Black Hawk, CO has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Black Hawk, CO: $34,000


Unemployment in Black Hawk is 3.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 93.00%
White Collar - 7.00%


State Representatives

  • Gov. John Hickenlooper
  • Sen. Michael F. Bennet
  • Sen. Cory Gardner

City Representatives

  • Jared Polis

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

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1 Cemetery view all

2 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Black Hawk, CO

1 Library view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Black Hawk, CO
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