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ZIP Code 80817

Primary City:Fountain, CO (View All Cities)
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (4:56pm)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.6, -104.7
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80817

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80817. 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 80817. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80817, 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:
Fountain, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 80817 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80817 is located in central 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 80817 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 a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80817 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,311
Population Density 432 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,963
Median Home Value $177,000
Land Area 63.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,253
Median Household Income $56,926

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3881,2921,3181,1068781,1731,0591,1329558917005433542561971167129
Female1,3701,1891,1231,0749491,3171,2051,1131,02092976054440930323915310056
Total2,7582,4812,4412,1801,8272,4902,2642,2451,9751,8201,4601,08776355943626917185

Gender

 Male 13,458 49%
 Female 13,853 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,757 72.3%
 Black Or African American 2,641 9.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 443 1.6%
 Asian 640 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 205 0.8%
 Other Race 1,650 6.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,975 7.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2391,4851,7161,46189451025849
Renter321910663381199110489
Total5602,3952,3791,8421,09362030658

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,416 59%
 Single Guardian 1,897 21%
 Singles 1,575 17%
 Singles With Roommate 365 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,486 48%
 Households with Kids 4,767 52%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male294283247286274222259252285289287268244230234247258207160163
Female271286264293243241241231233222239222210230247232209212174151
Total565569511579517463500483518511526490454460481479467419334314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80817 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80817 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 80817 real estate data, the median home value of $177,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 80817. Rentals in 80817 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80817 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,311 100%
 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 5,903 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 709 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,641 27%
 Households Vacant 710 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 177 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 299 42%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 205 7%
 2 Bedroom 950 31%
 3+ Bedroom 1,959 63%
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 $56,926 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 80817 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 80817 can expect to fall in that range. 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 9,858 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,835 20%
 No Earnings 5,807 30%
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 9,858 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,835 20%
 No Earnings 5,807 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,594 93.7%
 Public transportation 94 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 167 1.3%
 Worked at Home 509 4.1%
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 474 6.2%
 High School Graduate 4,429 58.2%
 Associate's degree 937 12.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,209 15.9%
 Master's degree 523 6.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 35 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,592 84.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 356 4.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 875 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80817

ZIP Code 80817 is in the Fountain, School District No. 8, in the County of El Paso an. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80817.

Lorraine Secondary School
301 East Iowa
Fountain, CO 80817
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fountain, School District No. 8, in the County of El Paso an
Fountain Middle School
515 North Sante Fe
Fountain, CO 80817
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fountain, School District No. 8, in the County of El Paso an
Mesa Elementary School
400 Camino Del Rey
Fountain, CO 80817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fountain, School District No. 8, in the County of El Paso an
Aragon Elementary School
211 South Main St
Fountain, CO 80817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fountain, School District No. 8, in the County of El Paso an
Jordahl Elementary School
800 Progress Dr
Fountain, CO 80817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fountain, School District No. 8, in the County of El Paso an
Eagleside Elementary School
9750 Sentry Dr
Fountain, CO 80817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fountain, School District No. 8, in the County of El Paso an
Janitell Junior High School
7635 Fountain Mesa Rd
Fountain, CO 80817
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: School District No. 3 in the County of El Paso and State of
Fountain-Fort Carson High School
900 Jimmy Camp Rd
Fountain, CO 80817
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fountain, School District No. 8, in the County of El Paso an

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