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ZIP Code 80012

Primary City:Aurora, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Aurora District
Timezone: Mountain (9:40pm)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.70, -104.84
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80012

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80012. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 80012. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80012, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Aurora, CO
Acceptable:
Denver

Stats and Demographics for the 80012 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80012 is located in north Colorado and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 80012 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80012 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,665
Population Density 6,010 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,634
Median Home Value $163,300
Land Area 7.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,115
Median Household Income $40,989

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0581,7661,5931,5881,7642,0841,9161,7101,4471,4861,4111,247984683516391253141
Female1,9231,6751,4301,5681,7292,0081,8461,6391,4941,4871,4741,3871,161921693514374304
Total3,9813,4413,0233,1563,4934,0923,7623,3492,9412,9732,8852,6342,1451,6041,209905627445

Gender

 Male 23,038 49%
 Female 23,627 51%
Gender

Race

 White 23,988 51.4%
 Black Or African American 10,253 22.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 485 1.0%
 Asian 2,263 4.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 156 0.3%
 Other Race 7,033 15.1%
 Two Or More Races 2,487 5.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1281,0101,4602,0192,0591,305774161
Renter1,0632,7382,0651,546978440259110
Total1,1913,7483,5253,5653,0371,7451,033271

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,951 38%
 Single Guardian 4,092 23%
 Singles 5,754 32%
 Singles With Roommate 1,318 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,851 65%
 Households with Kids 6,264 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male454392415391377375353323338330325312306320309343335287314331
Female390403352363375340312317331298298277274283290323300317338319
Total844795767754752715665640669628623589580603599666635604652650

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80012 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 80012 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 80012 real estate data, the median home value of $163,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 80012. Rentals in 80012 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80012 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 46,363 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 18 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 65 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 190 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 29 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,193 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,723 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,199 47%
 Households Vacant 1,519 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 737 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 2%
 For Sale Only 247 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 454 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 137 1%
 1 Bedroom 3,816 39%
 2 Bedroom 4,108 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,622 17%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $40,989 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80012 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 80012 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 80012 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15,159 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,011 28%
 No Earnings 11,082 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15,159 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,011 28%
 No Earnings 11,082 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,481 85.3%
 Public transportation 1,635 7.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 86 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 890 4.1%
 Worked at Home 562 2.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,256 15.6%
 High School Graduate 7,805 53.9%
 Associate's degree 1,072 7.4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,285 15.8%
 Master's degree 664 4.6%
 Professional school degree 308 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 97 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,471 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 523 5.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,371 14.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80012

ZIP Code 80012 is in the Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80012.

Lotus School for Excellence
11001a East Alameda Ave
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District
Aurora Hills Middle School
1009 South Uvalda St
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District
Jewell Elementary School
14601 East Jewell Ave
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District
Virginia Court Elementary School
395 South Troy St
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District
Wheeling Elementary School
472 South Wheeling St
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District
Aurora Quest K-8
472 South Wheeling St
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District
Axl Academy
14100 East Jewell Ave
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District
Ponderosa Elementary School
1885 South Lima St
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cherry Creek, School District No. 5, in the County of Arapah
Prairie Middle School
12600 East Jewell Ave
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cherry Creek, School District No. 5, in the County of Arapah
Village East Community Elementary School
1433 South Oakland St
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cherry Creek, School District No. 5, in the County of Arapah
Highline Community Elementary School
11000 East Exposition
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cherry Creek, School District No. 5, in the County of Arapah
Gateway High School
1300 South Sable Blvd
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Aurora, Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District
Overland High School
12400 East Jewell Ave
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cherry Creek, School District No. 5, in the County of Arapah
For His Glory Christian Learning Center
11373 E Alameda Ave
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wood Adventist Christian School
1159 S Moline St
Aurora, CO 80012
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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