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ZIP Code 80524

Primary City:Fort Collins, CO (View All Cities)
County: Larimer County
Timezone: Mountain (2:52pm)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -105.0
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80524

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80524. 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 80524. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80524, 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
Acceptable:
Severance
Unacceptable:
Ft Collins

Stats and Demographics for the 80524 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80524 is located in north Colorado and covers a slightly higher 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 80524 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 80524 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,668
Population Density 250 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,680
Median Home Value $247,000
Land Area 126.50 sq mi
Water Area 10.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,985
Median Household Income $56,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0389759119121,5431,4151,2021,0378661,0541,1151,097960640475339254175
Female9979468718211,4041,3551,0519618411,0101,1021,127982739473386310284
Total2,0351,9211,7821,7332,9472,7702,2531,9981,7072,0642,2172,2241,9421,379948725564459

Gender

 Male 16,008 51%
 Female 15,660 49%
Gender

Race

 White 27,720 87.5%
 Black Or African American 263 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 337 1.1%
 Asian 411 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.1%
 Other Race 1,976 6.2%
 Two Or More Races 938 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2031,0951,3161,8461,9711,194715235
Renter8811,41066258747322611952
Total1,0842,5051,9782,4332,4441,420834287

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,230 48%
 Single Guardian 1,700 13%
 Singles 3,538 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,517 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,355 72%
 Households with Kids 3,630 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male206188230217196227178197177180190161195185181189200166176280
Female202197211183189203192172190176165176165189162162165165167241
Total408385441400385430370369367356355337360374343351365331343521

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80524 has a small 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 80524 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 80524 real estate data, the median home value of $247,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 80524. Rentals in 80524 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80524 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,219 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 24 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 131 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 45 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 249 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,992 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,583 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,410 32%
 Households Vacant 695 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 224 32.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2.2%
 For Sale Only 168 24.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 4.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 114 16.4%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 143 20.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 164 4%
 1 Bedroom 673 15%
 2 Bedroom 1,896 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,851 40%
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 $56,938 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80524 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 80524 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. More commuters in 80524 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 10,315 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,668 34%
 No Earnings 6,793 26%
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 10,315 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,668 34%
 No Earnings 6,793 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,356 81.1%
 Public transportation 87 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 136 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,769 10.7%
 Worked at Home 1,130 6.9%
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 1,161 11%
 High School Graduate 4,484 41%
 Associate's degree 660 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,389 22%
 Master's degree 1,219 11%
 Professional school degree 422 4%
 Doctorate degree 541 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,445 83.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 421 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 435 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80524

ZIP Code 80524 is in the Poudre School District R-1. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80524.

Tavelli Elementary School
1118 Miramount Dr
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Harris Bilingual Elementary School
501 East Elizabeth
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Laurel Elementary School
1000 East Locust St
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Lesher Middle School
1400 Stover
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Colorado Early College Fort Collins
4800 Wheaton Dr
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: State Charter School Institute School District
Centennial High School
330 East Laurel St
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Poudre School District R-1
Heritage Christian Academy
2506 Zurich Dr
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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