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ZIP Code 80601

Primary City:Brighton, CO (View All Cities)
County: Adams County
Timezone: Mountain (1:23pm)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.95, -104.80
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80601. 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 80601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80601, 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:
Brighton, CO
Unacceptable:
Thornton

Stats and Demographics for the 80601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80601 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 80601 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80601 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,833
Population Density 1,263 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,612
Median Home Value $192,400
Land Area 26.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,984
Median Household Income $63,449

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4811,4681,3841,2661,1631,2931,4571,4041,2451,1911,018829680464328224130116
Female1,4121,4481,3271,1579621,2441,2761,2291,2071,132964827705563382326238293
Total2,8932,9162,7112,4232,1252,5372,7332,6332,4522,3231,9821,6561,3851,027710550368409

Gender

 Male 17,141 51%
 Female 16,692 49%
Gender

Race

 White 26,221 77.5%
 Black Or African American 494 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 477 1.4%
 Asian 463 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1%
 Other Race 4,901 14.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,251 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1301,2981,7691,7341,363779472130
Renter291826778548334249149134
Total4212,1242,5472,2821,6971,028621264

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,198 56%
 Single Guardian 1,991 18%
 Singles 2,302 21%
 Singles With Roommate 493 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,024 55%
 Households with Kids 4,960 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male292280328306289282297331269313316235274246249245289252231222
Female256306293290303302262281300277280252264254242237260221197182
Total548586621596592584559612569590596487538500491482549473428404

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80601 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80601 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 80601 real estate data, the median home value of $192,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80601 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80601 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 80601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,287 95.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,294 3.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 27 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 197 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,368 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,307 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,309 28%
 Households Vacant 628 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 250 39.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1.4%
 For Sale Only 166 26.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 3.0%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 166 26.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 1%
 1 Bedroom 757 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,199 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,287 39%
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 $63,449 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80601 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 80601 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,670 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,819 26%
 No Earnings 7,403 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 11,670 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,819 26%
 No Earnings 7,403 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,143 91.0%
 Public transportation 171 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 594 3.8%
 Worked at Home 620 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,139 20.4%
 High School Graduate 5,957 56.7%
 Associate's degree 683 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,275 12.1%
 Master's degree 329 3.1%
 Professional school degree 110 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,070 80.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 620 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,108 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80601

ZIP Code 80601 is in the Brighton School District No. 27j. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80601.

Brighton Heritage Academy
830 Bridge St
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Adams Youth Service Center
1933 East Bridge St
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
North Elementary School
89 North 6th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Northeast Elementary School
1605 Longspeak
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
South Elementary School
305 South 5th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Southeast Elementary School
1595 Southern St
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Vikan Middle School
879 Jessup St
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Overland Trail Middle School
455 North 19th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Bromley East Charter School
356 Longspur Dr
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Mary E Pennock Elementary School
3707 Estrella St
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Sd 27j Preschool at the Brighton Lrc
1850 Egbert
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Foundations Academy
340 South 45th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Bright Horizons Pre-Kindergarten School
5321 East 136th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District
Brighton High School
270 South 8th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Eagle Ridge Academy
3551 Southern St
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Horizon High School
5321 East 136th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District
Zion Lutheran School
1400 Skeel St
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Elmwood Baptist Academy
13100 E 144th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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