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ZIP Code 80216

Primary City:Denver, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lyria Swansea
County: Denver County
Timezone: Mountain (7:30am)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.79, -104.95
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80216

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80216. 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 80216. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80216, 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 80216 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80216 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 80216 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80216 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,924
Population Density 1,041 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,385
Median Home Value $121,400
Land Area 10.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,100
Median Household Income $31,711

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 26

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male56548540951659551243339537634930926116812985594828
Female53651543250148648135034528129724519917010487795143
Total1,1011,0008411,0171,0819937837406576465544603382331721389971

Gender

 Male 5,722 52%
 Female 5,202 48%
Gender

Race

 White 6,033 55.2%
 Black Or African American 597 5.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 225 2.1%
 Asian 63 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 3,439 31.5%
 Two Or More Races 559 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3315624127629618212338
Renter196541421324160693311
Total22969766260045625115649

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,230 40%
 Single Guardian 850 27%
 Singles 743 24%
 Singles With Roommate 277 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,656 53%
 Households with Kids 1,444 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11610711312710010210987878678709085626895128163124
Female1108710212211694121869810287998361908279124126112
Total226194215249216196230173185188165169173146152150174252289236

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80216 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 80216 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 80216 real estate data, the median home value of $121,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80216 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80216 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80216 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,205 93%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 160 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 431 4%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 128 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 943 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 402 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,755 52%
 Households Vacant 285 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 98 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 47 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 108 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 76 4%
 1 Bedroom 267 15%
 2 Bedroom 818 46%
 3+ Bedroom 615 35%
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 $31,711 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80216 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 80216 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 80216 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 2,733 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,634 32%
 No Earnings 2,950 35%
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 2,733 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,634 32%
 No Earnings 2,950 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,512 79%
 Public transportation 501 11%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 225 5%
 Worked at Home 189 4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,495 40.3%
 High School Graduate 1,589 42.8%
 Associate's degree 123 3.3%
 Bachelor's degree 401 10.8%
 Master's degree 67 1.8%
 Professional school degree 12 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 22 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,420 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 125 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 276 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80216

ZIP Code 80216 is in the School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80216.

Garden Place Elementary School
4425 Lincoln St
Denver, CO 80216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Swansea Elementary School
4650 Columbine St
Denver, CO 80216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C

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