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ZIP Code 80602

Primary City:Brighton, CO (View All Cities)
County: Adams County
Timezone: Mountain (4:55am)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.96, -104.91
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80602

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80602. 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 80602. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80602, 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
Acceptable:
Thornton

Stats and Demographics for the 80602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80602 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 80602 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80602 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,665
Population Density 920 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,248
Median Home Value $287,600
Land Area 30.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,910
Median Household Income $95,350

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2951,3671,2038724847921,1971,4701,2351,019861690539328193934728
Female1,3131,3881,1258455059101,3551,5011,1901,000849691549368186915135
Total2,6082,7552,3281,7179891,7022,5522,9712,4252,0191,7101,3811,0886963791849863

Gender

 Male 13,713 50%
 Female 13,952 50%
Gender

Race

 White 23,061 83.4%
 Black Or African American 406 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 175 0.6%
 Asian 1,815 6.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.1%
 Other Race 1,256 4.5%
 Two Or More Races 930 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner851,6342,5821,8741,29955213618
Renter46199246145622363
Total1311,8332,8282,0191,36157514221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,532 73%
 Single Guardian 1,033 12%
 Singles 950 11%
 Singles With Roommate 395 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,341 49%
 Households with Kids 4,569 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male23930224128027729826227925126424923522523020818219116712499
Female265261266273323306269249241243235250212185217166196140126102
Total504563507553600604531528492507484485437415425348387307250201

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80602 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80602 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 80602 real estate data, the median home value of $287,600 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 80602. Rentals in 80602 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,665 100%
 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 7,642 83%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 538 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 730 8%
 Households Vacant 338 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 158 47%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 75 10%
 2 Bedroom 137 18%
 3+ Bedroom 547 72%
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 $95,350 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 80602 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. 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 80602. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,475 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,141 25%
 No Earnings 4,149 20%
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 11,475 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,141 25%
 No Earnings 4,149 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,001 92.0%
 Public transportation 391 2.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 0.3%
 Worked at Home 767 5.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 80602 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 359 4%
 High School Graduate 4,460 49%
 Associate's degree 875 10%
 Bachelor's degree 2,296 25%
 Master's degree 889 10%
 Professional school degree 89 1%
 Doctorate degree 108 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,375 75.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 752 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,001 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80602

ZIP Code 80602 is in the Brighton School District No. 27j. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80602.

West Ridge Elementary
13102 Monaco St
Thornton, CO 80602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Brantner Elementary School
7800 East 133rd Ave
Thornton, CO 80602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brighton School District No. 27j
Shadow Ridge Middle School
12551 Holly St
Thornton, CO 80602
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District
Rocky Top Middle School
14150 York St
Thornton, CO 80602
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District
Prairie Hills Elementary School
13801 Garfield Place
Thornton, CO 80602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District
Silver Creek Elementary
15101 Fillmore Stre
Thornton, CO 80602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District

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