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ZIP Code 80228

Primary City:Denver, CO (View All Cities)
County: Denver County
Timezone: Mountain (3:10pm)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.69, -105.15
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80228

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80228. 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 80228. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80228, 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
Acceptable:
Lakewood

Stats and Demographics for the 80228 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80228 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 80228 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 large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80228 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,138
Population Density 2,735 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,797
Median Home Value $269,600
Land Area 11.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,209
Median Household Income $68,323

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8568419079711,1371,0529849979951,2201,3021,115856641433376194118
Female7718248539371,0569079159871,0371,3381,3771,119933681540399254215
Total1,6271,6651,7601,9082,1931,9591,8991,9842,0322,5582,6792,2341,7891,322973775448333

Gender

 Male 14,995 50%
 Female 15,143 50%
Gender

Race

 White 27,031 89.7%
 Black Or African American 330 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 252 0.8%
 Asian 983 3.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1%
 Other Race 753 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 761 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner687691,4622,3572,0671,297737161
Renter8271,2487947094171518758
Total8952,0172,2563,0662,4841,448824219

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,308 48%
 Single Guardian 1,786 14%
 Singles 4,030 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,085 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,578 73%
 Households with Kids 3,631 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male168157187172147197159168170168195193167184177194208180212217
Female157151158166163154172173162185170155168175201178203194161218
Total325308345338310351331341332353365348335359378372411374373435

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80228 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80228 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 80228 real estate data, the median home value of $269,600 is high 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 80228. Rentals in 80228 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80228 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,094 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 36 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,849 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,069 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,291 31%
 Households Vacant 588 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 305 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 139 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 123 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,361 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,345 51%
 3+ Bedroom 730 16%
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 $68,323 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 80228 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. 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 80228 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 11,690 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,445 25%
 No Earnings 7,340 29%
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 11,690 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,445 25%
 No Earnings 7,340 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,790 86.5%
 Public transportation 619 3.9%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 23 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 597 3.7%
 Worked at Home 899 5.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 80228 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 384 4%
 High School Graduate 4,353 41%
 Associate's degree 809 8%
 Bachelor's degree 3,192 30%
 Master's degree 1,180 11%
 Professional school degree 332 3%
 Doctorate degree 309 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,963 79.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 513 10.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 501 10.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80228

ZIP Code 80228 is in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80228.

Devinny Elementary School
1725 South Wright St
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Foothills Elementary School
13165 West Ohio Ave
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Green Mountain Elementary School
12250 West Kentucky Dr
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Hutchinson Elementary School
12900 West Utah Ave
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Rooney Ranch Elementary School
2200 South Coors St
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Dunstan Middle School
1855 South Wright St
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Green Mountain High School
13175 West Green Mountain Dr
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Warren Occupation Technical Center
13300 West 2nd Place
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Longview High School
13301 West 2nd Place
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
MC Lain Community High School
13600 West 2nd Place
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
MC Lain High School
13600 West 2nd Place
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Kindercare Learning Center 764
1139 S Alkire St
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Concordia Lutheran Preschool
13371 W Alameda Pkwy
Lakewood, CO 80228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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