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ZIP Code 80204

Primary City:Denver, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Sun Valley
County: Denver County
Timezone: Mountain (9:07pm)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.74, -105.02
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80204

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80204. 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 80204. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80204, 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 80204 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80204 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 80204 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 an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80204 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,493
Population Density 5,661 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,116
Median Home Value $172,000
Land Area 5.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,002
Median Household Income $31,611

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4101,3089941,1761,5011,7311,4881,26392889079575457240627619412178
Female1,4511,1841,0291,2741,5421,6181,3061,087861812771704588394334250197206
Total2,8612,4922,0232,4503,0433,3492,7942,3501,7891,7021,5661,4581,160800610444318284

Gender

 Male 15,885 50%
 Female 15,608 50%
Gender

Race

 White 19,403 61.6%
 Black Or African American 1,987 6.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 987 3.1%
 Asian 684 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 6,949 22.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,462 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner81796825763796414249110
Renter1,0762,2711,4321,195943622319110
Total1,1573,0672,2571,9581,7391,036568220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,218 27%
 Single Guardian 2,931 24%
 Singles 4,333 36%
 Singles With Roommate 1,520 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,139 68%
 Households with Kids 3,863 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male294283283268282264277263222230201204170189219163190218386282
Female297290279260255251223206249231223192175208189185231290379315
Total591573562528537515500469471461424396345397408348421508765597

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80204 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 80204 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 80204 real estate data, the median home value of $172,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80204 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80204 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80204 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,299 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 39 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 28 0.1%
 Other Institutional 43 0.1%
 College Student Housing 621 2.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 463 1.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,274 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 760 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,968 61%
 Households Vacant 1,114 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 568 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 3%
 For Sale Only 166 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 105 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 209 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 589 7%
 1 Bedroom 2,705 33%
 2 Bedroom 3,118 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,878 23%
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 $31,611 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80204 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. ZIP code 80204 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere 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 80204 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 8,386 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,265 31%
 No Earnings 7,908 34%
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 8,386 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,265 31%
 No Earnings 7,908 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,165 75.3%
 Public transportation 1,525 11.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,286 9.5%
 Worked at Home 522 3.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 3,037 31.9%
 High School Graduate 3,699 38.8%
 Associate's degree 430 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,610 16.9%
 Master's degree 451 4.7%
 Professional school degree 249 2.6%
 Doctorate degree 53 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,219 77.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 349 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 855 15.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80204

ZIP Code 80204 is in the School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80204.

Denver Center for International Studies
574 West 6th Ave
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
West Leadership Academy
951 Elati St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
West Generations Academy
951 Elati St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Cheltenham Elementary School
1580 Julian St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Colfax Elementary School
1526 Tennyson St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Cowell Elementary School
4540 West 10th Ave
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Eagleton Elementary School
880 Hooker St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Fairview Elementary School
2715 West 11th Ave
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Greenlee Elementary School
1150 Lipan St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Strive Prep - Lake
1820 Lowell Blvd
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Lake International School
1820 Lowell Blvd
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Emily Griffith Technical College
1250 Welton St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Lake Middle School
1820 Lowell Blvd
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
West High School
951 Elati St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Ace Community Challenge School
948 Santa Fe Dr
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Colorado High School
1175 Osage St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Life Skills Center of Denver
1000 Cherokee
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Manny Martinez Middle School
951 Elati St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Presentation of Our Lady School
660 Julian St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Toras Chaim High School
1555 Stuart St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Beth Jacob High School
5100 W 14th Ave
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
La Academia at the Denver Inner City Parish
910 Galapago St
Denver, CO 80204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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