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ZIP Code 80905

Primary City:Colorado Springs, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (2:40am)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.83, -104.83
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80905

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80905. 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 80905. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80905, 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:
Colorado Springs, CO
Acceptable:
Colo Spgs, Colorado Spgs
Unacceptable:
Co Spgs

Stats and Demographics for the 80905 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80905 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 80905 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80905 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,254
Population Density 3,277 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,378
Median Home Value $173,200
Land Area 4.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,619
Median Household Income $37,715

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5744774755075986566445655516226425784472661981619997
Female499433422457576677518483450659674551457324245258207207
Total1,0739108979641,1741,3331,1621,0481,0011,2811,3161,129904590443419306304

Gender

 Male 8,157 50%
 Female 8,097 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,706 78.2%
 Black Or African American 802 4.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 218 1.3%
 Asian 361 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 67 0.4%
 Other Race 1,236 7.6%
 Two Or More Races 864 5.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner61383533790814430338146
Renter46797972782754429319691
Total5281,3621,2601,6171,358723534237

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,490 33%
 Single Guardian 1,341 18%
 Singles 3,127 41%
 Singles With Roommate 661 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,671 74%
 Households with Kids 1,948 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12612899102102129907482117969285851068210611598102
Female8410110392859191996782827983968178109959491
Total210229202194187220181173149199178171168181187160215210192193

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80905 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 80905 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 80905 real estate data, the median home value of $173,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80905 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80905 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80905 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,002 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 43 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 119 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 90 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,639 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 856 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,124 49%
 Households Vacant 759 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 354 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 103 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 8%
 For Migrant Workers 31 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 171 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 152 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,572 35%
 2 Bedroom 1,839 41%
 3+ Bedroom 869 20%
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 $37,715 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80905 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. More commuters in 80905 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 5,726 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,149 30%
 No Earnings 4,145 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 5,726 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,149 30%
 No Earnings 4,145 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,016 81.1%
 Public transportation 423 4.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 732 8.5%
 Worked at Home 467 5.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 829 15%
 High School Graduate 2,892 51%
 Associate's degree 418 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,031 18%
 Master's degree 314 6%
 Professional school degree 150 3%
 Doctorate degree 62 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,996 86.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 83 2.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 393 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80905

ZIP Code 80905 is in the Cheyenne Mountain School District No. 12, in the County of E. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80905.

Skyway Park Elementary School
1100 Mercury Dr
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cheyenne Mountain School District No. 12, in the County of E
Bristol Elementary School
890 North Walnut St
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Buena Vista Elementary School
924 West Pikes Peak Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Cheyenne Mountain Junior High School
1200 West Cheyenne Rd
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Cheyenne Mountain School District No. 12, in the County of E
Born to the Golden Mountain Montessori
306 W Brookside St
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Giving Tree Montessori School
1110 W Moreno Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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