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ZIP Code 80246

Primary City:Denver, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Washington Virginia Vale
County: Denver County
Timezone: Mountain (4:53am)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.70, -104.93
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80246

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80246. 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 80246. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80246, 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:
Glendale

Stats and Demographics for the 80246 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80246 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 80246 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 large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80246 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,875
Population Density 7,460 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,840
Median Home Value $267,800
Land Area 1.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,041
Median Household Income $39,463

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male382338229280728947738628443424331344256167113897879
Female378287242274749945628455374331353302274156153118110152
Total7606254715541,4771,8921,3661,083817755684646530323266207188231

Gender

 Male 6,594 51%
 Female 6,281 49%
Gender

Race

 White 9,412 73.1%
 Black Or African American 1,027 8.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 127 1.0%
 Asian 623 4.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 1,125 8.7%
 Two Or More Races 550 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1220029632233020014273
Renter8741,8721,003708522214160113
Total8862,0721,2991,030852414302186

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,603 23%
 Single Guardian 824 12%
 Singles 3,682 52%
 Singles With Roommate 932 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,848 83%
 Households with Kids 1,193 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6383806470657756704747524241354145728798
Female84686570655672573747504444573441475993108
Total1471511451341351211491131079497968698698292131180206

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80246 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 80246 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 80246 real estate data, the median home value of $267,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80246 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80246 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80246 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,870 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 5 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,151 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 424 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,466 70%
 Households Vacant 799 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 595 74.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2.8%
 For Sale Only 46 5.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 4.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 88 11.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 186 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,811 51%
 2 Bedroom 2,120 39%
 3+ Bedroom 361 7%
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 $39,463 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80246 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 80246 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 80246 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 5,202 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,537 32%
 No Earnings 2,232 20%
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 5,202 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,537 32%
 No Earnings 2,232 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,055 79%
 Public transportation 751 10%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 477 6%
 Worked at Home 421 5%
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 524 12%
 High School Graduate 1,660 37%
 Associate's degree 277 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,190 26%
 Master's degree 569 13%
 Professional school degree 221 5%
 Doctorate degree 75 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 697 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 213 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 161 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80246

ZIP Code 80246 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 80246.

MC Meen Elementary School
1000 South Holly St
Denver, CO 80246
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Hillel Academy
450 S Hudson St
Denver, CO 80246
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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