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ZIP Code 80521

Primary City:Fort Collins, CO (View All Cities)
County: Larimer County
Timezone: Mountain (11:42am)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.59, -105.13
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80521

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80521. 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 80521. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80521, 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:
Fort Collins, CO
Unacceptable:
Ft Collins

Stats and Demographics for the 80521 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80521 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 80521 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 80521 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,409
Population Density 2,354 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,059
Median Home Value $232,300
Land Area 14.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,426
Median Household Income $37,942

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 23Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 23

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6785314812,8284,8321,8151,15587760658361561848826617313910996
Female5915514143,3704,4871,416974696605587648644402331213193180217
Total1,2691,0828956,1989,3193,2312,1291,5731,2111,1701,2631,262890597386332289313

Gender

 Male 16,890 51%
 Female 16,519 49%
Gender

Race

 White 29,585 88.6%
 Black Or African American 532 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 274 0.8%
 Asian 827 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 37 0.1%
 Other Race 1,011 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,143 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2157768699821,042529362210
Renter3,5092,0517535213451318249
Total3,7242,8271,6221,5031,387660444259

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,417 27%
 Single Guardian 1,352 11%
 Singles 3,679 30%
 Singles With Roommate 3,978 32%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,258 83%
 Households with Kids 2,168 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11815811811512711191106969010810279102821031057411,7971,309
Female1341041329711610411697118977274809165104821,0712,0481,522
Total2522622502122432152072032141871801761591931472071871,8123,8452,831

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80521 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 80521 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 80521 real estate data, the median home value of $232,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80521 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80521 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80521 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,021 83.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 5 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 5,258 15.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 93 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,674 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,311 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,441 57%
 Households Vacant 633 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 259 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 26 4%
 For Sale Only 101 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 141 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 171 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,156 16%
 2 Bedroom 2,912 40%
 3+ Bedroom 3,118 42%
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 $37,942 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80521 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. 80521 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 80521 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 8,616 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17,306 55%
 No Earnings 5,750 18%
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 8,616 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17,306 55%
 No Earnings 5,750 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,504 73.0%
 Public transportation 513 2.8%
 Taxicab 26 0.1%
 Motorcycle 57 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,464 18.7%
 Worked at Home 938 5.1%
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 403 6%
 High School Graduate 2,868 39%
 Associate's degree 511 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,170 30%
 Master's degree 780 11%
 Professional school degree 214 3%
 Doctorate degree 316 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,505 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 412 12.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 268 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80521

ZIP Code 80521 is in the Poudre School District R-1. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80521.

Polaris Expeditionary Learning School
1905 Orchard Place
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Poudre School District R-1
Psd Global Academy
703 East Prospect
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Poudre School District R-1
Bennett Elementary School
1125 Bennett Rd
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Dunn Elementary School
501 South Washington
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Irish Elementary School
515 Irish Dr
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Lincoln Middle School
1600 West Lancer Dr
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Putnam Elementary School
1400 Maple St
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Lab Elementary School for Creative Learning
1905 Orchard Place
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Poudre High School
201 Impala Dr
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Poudre Community Academy
2540 Laporte Ave
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Poudre School District R-1
St Joseph Catholic School
127 N Howes St
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cornerstone Christian School
821 W Lake St
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Oakwood School
1401 W Mountain Ave
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Beebe Christian School
821 W Lake St
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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