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ZIP Code 80917

Primary City:Colorado Springs, CO (View All Cities)
County: El Paso County
Timezone: Mountain (11:24am)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.89, -104.75
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80917

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80917. 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 80917. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80917, 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 80917 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80917 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 80917 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 a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80917 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,273
Population Density 4,487 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,989
Median Home Value $187,800
Land Area 6.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,447
Median Household Income $49,737

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9869519401,0131,1961,250989856856923952886759558392334167112
Female9999208769511,2141,1389528808941,0211,1751,020950676537400289261
Total1,9851,8711,8161,9642,4102,3881,9411,7361,7501,9442,1271,9061,7091,234929734456373

Gender

 Male 14,120 48%
 Female 15,153 52%
Gender

Race

 White 23,724 81.0%
 Black Or African American 1,727 5.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 256 0.9%
 Asian 695 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 74 0.3%
 Other Race 1,311 4.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,486 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1057761,1121,6201,6851,157642137
Renter9331,512922771516253196110
Total1,0382,2882,0342,3912,2011,410838247

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,515 44%
 Single Guardian 2,189 18%
 Singles 3,892 31%
 Singles With Roommate 851 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,664 70%
 Households with Kids 3,783 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male197202210208184195177195200181186198196179198201209215190206
Female207195189203215151203182169187158170167194212166203182188244
Total404397399411399346380377369368344368363373410367412397378450

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80917 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80917 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 80917 real estate data, the median home value of $187,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80917 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80917 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80917 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,172 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 91 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,657 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,577 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,213 40%
 Households Vacant 542 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 282 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Sale Only 119 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1,856 34%
 2 Bedroom 2,354 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,197 22%
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 $49,737 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80917 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 80917 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 9,629 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,254 30%
 No Earnings 7,012 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 9,629 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,254 30%
 No Earnings 7,012 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,111 91.2%
 Public transportation 294 2.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 30 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 418 2.9%
 Worked at Home 530 3.7%
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 612 7%
 High School Graduate 4,224 46%
 Associate's degree 924 10%
 Bachelor's degree 2,257 24%
 Master's degree 1,006 11%
 Professional school degree 156 2%
 Doctorate degree 99 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,103 77.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 596 11.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 595 11.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80917

ZIP Code 80917 is in the Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80917.

Carver Elementary School
4740 Artistic Circle
Colorado Springs, CO 80917
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Sabin Middle School
3605 North Carefree Circle
Colorado Springs, CO 80917
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Penrose Elementary School
4285 South Nonchalant Circle
Colorado Springs, CO 80917
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Rudy Elementary School
5370 Cracker Barrel Circle
Colorado Springs, CO 80917
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E
Doherty High School
4515 Barnes Rd
Colorado Springs, CO 80917
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Colorado Springs, School District No. 11, in the County of E

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