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ZIP Code 80909

Primary City:Colorado Springs, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Knob Hill
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (5:34am)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.85, -104.77
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80909

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80909. 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 80909. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80909, 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 80909 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80909 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 80909 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80909 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,739
Population Density 4,265 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,973
Median Home Value $167,000
Land Area 8.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,662
Median Household Income $38,976

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
Male1,2891,1361,0581,0631,3741,4621,1751,0851,0791,2711,3311,046869552479487364321
Female1,2651,0601,0061,0571,3651,2951,1629939431,2581,3181,1761,006734745691595629
Total2,5542,1962,0642,1202,7392,7572,3372,0782,0222,5292,6492,2221,8751,2861,2241,178959950

Gender

 Male 17,441 49%
 Female 18,298 51%
Gender

Race

 White 26,988 75.5%
 Black Or African American 2,492 7.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 505 1.4%
 Asian 555 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 97 0.3%
 Other Race 3,130 8.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,972 5.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1327629931,6091,6991,1671,128447
Renter1,0071,8771,3521,551912470363193
Total1,1392,6392,3453,1602,6111,6371,491640

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,717 37%
 Single Guardian 3,060 20%
 Singles 5,719 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,166 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,323 72%
 Households with Kids 4,339 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male243289247240249240222200225218200222208210205231179210238236
Female278240248260225222211202200227213206176184187199231215225258
Total521529495500474462433402425445413428384394392430410425463494

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80909 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 80909 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 80909 real estate data, the median home value of $167,000 is slightly higher than average 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 80909. Rentals in 80909 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 80909 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,305 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 41 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 314 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 78 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,546 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,391 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,725 46%
 Households Vacant 1,311 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 821 62.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1.5%
 For Sale Only 148 11.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 4.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 246 18.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 225 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,649 37%
 2 Bedroom 2,697 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,624 23%
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 $38,976 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80909 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 80909 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 10,625 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,418 26%
 No Earnings 10,030 36%
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 10,625 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,418 26%
 No Earnings 10,030 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,787 87.8%
 Public transportation 285 1.8%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 154 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 942 6.0%
 Worked at Home 518 3.3%
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 1,375 12%
 High School Graduate 6,447 56%
 Associate's degree 1,074 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,634 14%
 Master's degree 639 6%
 Professional school degree 145 1%
 Doctorate degree 128 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,224 82.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 460 7.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 672 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80909

ZIP Code 80909 is in the State Charter School Institute School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80909.

Colorado Springs Charter Academy
2577 North Chelton Rd
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: State Charter School Institute School District
Audubon Elementary School
2400 East Van Buren St
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Madison Elementary School
4120 Constitution Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Twain Elementary School
3402 East San Miguel St
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Queen Palmer Elementary School
1921 East Yampa St
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Globe Charter School
3302 Alpine Place
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Galileo School of Math and Science
1600 North Union Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Jack Swigert Aerospace Academy
4220 East Pikes Peak Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Mitchell High School
1205 Potter Dr
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Wasson High School
2115 Afton Way
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Divine Redeemer Catholic School
901 N Logan Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Mary'S High School
2501 E Yampa St
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Holy Cross Christian Dev Center & Day School
4125 Constitution Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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