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ZIP Code 80461

Primary City:Leadville, CO (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Mountain (11:07pm)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.2, -106.4
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80461

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80461. 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 80461. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80461, 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:
Leadville, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 80461 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80461 is located in central Colorado and covers a large 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 80461 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 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 80461 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,090
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,970
Median Home Value $163,300
Land Area 289.23 sq mi
Water Area 3.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,843
Median Household Income $44,073

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28023624224232132131131224125127028020710290482318
Female27223624123219923123825722123321624715311373584134
Total5524724834745205525495694624844865273602151631066452

Gender

 Male 3,795 54%
 Female 3,295 46%
Gender

Race

 White 5,695 80.3%
 Black Or African American 27 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 92 1.3%
 Asian 32 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 981 13.8%
 Two Or More Races 259 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4524140540146221110325
Renter14729917117610529176
Total19254057657756724012031

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,330 47%
 Single Guardian 404 14%
 Singles 835 29%
 Singles With Roommate 274 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,932 68%
 Households with Kids 911 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4171555551465253345846435936514149594285
Female4958545352643947346143475139345652513934
Total901291091081031109110068119899011075859710111081119

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80461 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80461 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 80461 real estate data, the median home value of $163,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80461 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80461 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80461 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,957 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 11 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 18 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 69 1.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,238 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 655 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 950 24%
 Households Vacant 1,127 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 195 17.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.3%
 For Sale Only 91 8.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 611 54.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 196 17.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 76 7%
 1 Bedroom 206 19%
 2 Bedroom 308 29%
 3+ Bedroom 470 44%
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 $44,073 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80461 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 80461 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 80461 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,687 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,595 29%
 No Earnings 1,258 23%
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 2,687 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,595 29%
 No Earnings 1,258 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,806 75%
 Public transportation 70 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 633 17%
 Worked at Home 245 7%
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 352 13.8%
 High School Graduate 1,278 50.2%
 Associate's degree 282 11.1%
 Bachelor's degree 532 20.9%
 Master's degree 90 3.5%
 Professional school degree 14 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,206 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 128 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 105 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80461

ZIP Code 80461 is in the Lake County School District No. R-1. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80461.

Lake County Middle School
1000 West 6th St
Leadville, CO 80461
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lake County School District No. R-1
Westpark Elementary School
130 West 12th St
Leadville, CO 80461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake County School District No. R-1
Pitts Elementary School
315 West 6th St
Leadville, CO 80461
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake County School District No. R-1
Lake County High School
1000 West 4th St
Leadville, CO 80461
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake County School District No. R-1
High Mountain Institute
531 County Road 5a
Leadville, CO 80461
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private

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