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ZIP Code 80401

Primary City:Golden, CO (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Mountain (1:26pm)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.7, -105.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80401. 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 80401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80401, 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:
Golden, CO
Acceptable:
Evergreen, Lakewood

Stats and Demographics for the 80401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80401 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 80401 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80401 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,378
Population Density 755 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,895
Median Home Value $350,100
Land Area 52.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,016
Median Household Income $69,208

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9289539952,1592,2941,3231,2251,2531,3701,5521,6641,5421,410879581415310192
Female8939179801,2851,2601,0039491,0971,2621,5001,6521,6071,325883596464372288
Total1,8211,8701,9753,4443,5542,3262,1742,3502,6323,0523,3163,1492,7351,7621,177879682480

Gender

 Male 21,045 53%
 Female 18,333 47%
Gender

Race

 White 35,903 91.2%
 Black Or African American 443 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 303 0.8%
 Asian 1,203 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 40 0.1%
 Other Race 619 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 867 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1066731,6392,6932,8551,600875288
Renter1,0901,26390585864427817277
Total1,1961,9362,5443,5513,4991,8781,047365

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,922 49%
 Single Guardian 1,903 12%
 Singles 4,578 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,613 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,989 75%
 Households with Kids 4,027 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male165214207182187180221189176203190187221194238266287572796606
Female159165196199192191193167174220151200220189200210223308344303
Total3243794033813793714143563504233413874413834384765108801,140909

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80401 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80401 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 80401 real estate data, the median home value of $350,100 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 80401. Rentals in 80401 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 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 80401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,875 93.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,203 3.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 177 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,060 2.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 63 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,572 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,157 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,287 31%
 Households Vacant 879 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 281 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 3%
 For Sale Only 148 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 191 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 195 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 115 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,744 32%
 2 Bedroom 2,152 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,393 26%
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 $69,208 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 80401 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 80401 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 13,180 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,931 31%
 No Earnings 9,228 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 13,180 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,931 31%
 No Earnings 9,228 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,483 82.2%
 Public transportation 467 2.5%
 Taxicab 10 0.1%
 Motorcycle 37 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,455 7.7%
 Worked at Home 1,390 7.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 676 5%
 High School Graduate 4,846 36%
 Associate's degree 758 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,811 28%
 Master's degree 1,865 14%
 Professional school degree 763 6%
 Doctorate degree 743 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,908 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 820 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 426 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80401

ZIP Code 80401 is in the Jefferson County School District No. R-1. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80401.

Rocky Mountain Deaf School
1921 Youngfield St
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Kyffin Elementary School
205 North Flora Way
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Maple Grove Elementary School
3085 Alkire St
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Pleasant View Elementary School
15920 West 10th Ave
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Ralston Elementary School
25856 Columbine Glen
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
John and Karen Litz Preschool
13950 West 20th Ave
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Welchester Elementary School
13000 West 10th Ave
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Shelton Elementary School
420 Crawford St
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Free Horizon Montessori Charter School
581 Conference Place
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Bell Middle School
1001 Ulysses St
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Golden High School
701 24th St
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Manning Options School
13200 West 32nd Place
Lakewood, CO 80401
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Connections Learning Center on the Earle Johnson C
1200 Johnson Rd
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Jeffco'S 21st Century Virtual Academy
1829 Denver West Dr Bldg 2
Golden, CO 80401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1

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