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ZIP Code 80302

Primary City:Boulder, CO (View All Cities)
County: Boulder County
Timezone: Mountain (3:16am)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.1, -105.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80302

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80302. 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 80302. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80302, 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:
Boulder, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 80302 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80302 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 80302 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 80302 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,941
Population Density 326 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,663
Median Home Value $601,300
Land Area 82.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,800
Median Household Income $45,717

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 25Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 25

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3833582911,1344,8671,31086966060763568469265542124916611090
Female3563162991,3444,126979669521564539639651618399252182142164
Total7396745902,4788,9932,2891,5381,1811,1711,1741,3231,3431,273820501348252254

Gender

 Male 14,181 53%
 Female 12,760 47%
Gender

Race

 White 24,418 90.6%
 Black Or African American 218 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 94 0.3%
 Asian 1,215 4.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 387 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 588 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1042666521,0401,268709323106
Renter3,5791,85268945837717410994
Total3,6832,1181,3411,4981,645883432200

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,106 26%
 Single Guardian 637 5%
 Singles 4,258 36%
 Singles With Roommate 3,799 32%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,344 88%
 Households with Kids 1,456 12%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male80658079779064586963586450566472692626671,292
Female70676875716564595761626453595773782289081,342
Total1501321481541481551281171261241201281031151211451474901,5752,634

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80302 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 80302 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 80302 real estate data, the median home value of $601,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 80302. Rentals in 80302 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80302 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,287 93.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 80 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,376 5.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 198 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,055 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,413 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,332 58%
 Households Vacant 863 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 239 27.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.4%
 For Sale Only 120 13.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 307 35.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 156 18.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 757 11%
 1 Bedroom 2,099 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,091 29%
 3+ Bedroom 2,185 31%
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 $45,717 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80302 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 80302 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 80302 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 80302 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 80302 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,455 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,082 48%
 No Earnings 5,498 22%
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 7,455 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,082 48%
 No Earnings 5,498 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,973 49.1%
 Public transportation 792 5.6%
 Taxicab 25 0.2%
 Motorcycle 23 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,522 31.8%
 Worked at Home 1,874 13.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 80302 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 220 3%
 High School Graduate 1,610 23%
 Associate's degree 191 3%
 Bachelor's degree 2,308 33%
 Master's degree 1,451 21%
 Professional school degree 417 6%
 Doctorate degree 876 12%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,426 69.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 499 24.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 115 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80302

ZIP Code 80302 is in the Boulder Valley School District No. Re2. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80302.

Flatirons Elementary School
1150 7th St
Boulder, CO 80302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boulder Valley School District No. Re2
Gold Hill Elementary School
890 Main St
Gold Hill, CO 80302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boulder Valley School District No. Re2
University Hill Elementary School
956 16th St
Boulder, CO 80302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boulder Valley School District No. Re2
Whittier Elementary School
2008 Pine St
Boulder, CO 80302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Boulder Valley School District No. Re2
Boulder High School
1604 Arapahoe Ave
Boulder, CO 80302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Boulder Valley School District No. Re2
New Vista High School
700 20th St
Boulder, CO 80302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Boulder Valley School District No. Re2
September School
1902 Walnut St
Boulder, CO 80302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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