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ZIP Code 80203

Primary City:Denver, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Capitol Hill
County: Denver County
Timezone: Mountain (11:43am)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.73, -104.98
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80203

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80203. 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 80203. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80203, 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:
Denver, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 80203 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80203 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 80203 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80203 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,839
Population Density 17,556 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,896
Median Home Value $233,000
Land Area 1.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,654
Median Household Income $41,999

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male152102491091,2952,5101,5601,057711690589627522269174876236
Female13466451411,5462,2721,208555332298334368335253133897356
Total286168942502,8414,7822,7681,6121,04398892399585752230717613592

Gender

 Male 10,601 56%
 Female 8,238 44%
Gender

Race

 White 15,946 84.6%
 Black Or African American 906 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 195 1.0%
 Asian 481 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 617 3.3%
 Two Or More Races 676 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6982062042445225010527
Renter1,9144,7631,4581,0631,04443115955
Total1,9835,5832,0781,4871,49668126482

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,165 9%
 Single Guardian 494 4%
 Singles 9,648 71%
 Singles With Roommate 2,347 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 1
 Households without Kids 13,223 97%
 Households with Kids 431 3%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male293227151623281124810139914792950128
Female352519221516916101081210591352787123
Total645746373139372734181825191423201456137251

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80203 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 80203 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 80203 real estate data, the median home value of $233,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 80203. Rentals in 80203 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80203 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,520 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 86 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 233 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,332 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 435 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,887 73%
 Households Vacant 1,242 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 833 67%
 Rented & Unoccupied 43 3%
 For Sale Only 104 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 158 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 77 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2,299 22%
 1 Bedroom 5,790 55%
 2 Bedroom 1,998 19%
 3+ Bedroom 436 4%
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 $41,999 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 80203 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 80203 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 80203 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 80203 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,781 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,792 30%
 No Earnings 2,468 13%
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 10,781 57%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,792 30%
 No Earnings 2,468 13%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,588 62.5%
 Public transportation 1,411 9.2%
 Taxicab 48 0.3%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,525 23.0%
 Worked at Home 758 4.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 581 6%
 High School Graduate 2,682 29%
 Associate's degree 466 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,938 43%
 Master's degree 1,184 13%
 Professional school degree 272 3%
 Doctorate degree 128 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 397 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 51 10.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 7.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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