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ZIP Code 80540

Primary City:Lyons, CO (View All Cities)
Timezone: Mountain (2:55pm)
Coordinates:40.2, -105.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80540

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80540. 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 80540. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80540, 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:
Lyons, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 80540 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80540 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 80540 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80540 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,461
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,531
Median Home Value $368,000
Land Area 158.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,957
Median Household Income $80,997

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male132109129100526711014315522525723621714288442316
Female113114125106436512916317022425022819812366393426
Total24522325420695132239306325449507464415265154835742

Gender

 Male 2,245 50%
 Female 2,216 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,223 94.7%
 Black Or African American 15 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 56 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 67 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 88 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5832614644412348422
Renter14786194723077
Total191613225585132649129

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,161 59%
 Single Guardian 166 8%
 Singles 501 26%
 Singles With Roommate 129 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,447 74%
 Households with Kids 510 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male27213135301721281322282123352820222197
Female212018332421252222212131272519243712148
Total4841496854384650354349525060474459332315

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80540 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80540 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 80540 real estate data, the median home value of $368,000 is extremely 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 80540. Rentals in 80540 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80540 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,461 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,164 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 430 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 363 14%
 Households Vacant 574 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 4.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 35 6.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 463 80.7%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 7.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 82 23%
 2 Bedroom 103 29%
 3+ Bedroom 170 48%
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 $80,997 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 80540 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 80540 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. However, that is not the case in 80540. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,996 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,362 30%
 No Earnings 1,138 25%
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 1,996 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,362 30%
 No Earnings 1,138 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,292 76%
 Public transportation 74 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 213 7%
 Worked at Home 441 15%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 80540 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 23 1%
 High School Graduate 756 37%
 Associate's degree 174 8%
 Bachelor's degree 683 33%
 Master's degree 260 13%
 Professional school degree 55 3%
 Doctorate degree 102 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 600 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 147 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 90 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80540

ZIP Code 80540 is in the St. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80540.

Lyons Middle/Senior High School
100 South 2nd Ave
Lyons, CO 80540
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: St. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j
Lyons Elementary School
338 High St
Lyons, CO 80540
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St. Vrain Valley School District No. Re1j

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