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ZIP Code 81039

Primary City:Fowler, CO (View All Cities)
Timezone: Mountain (3:31am)
Coordinates:38.0, -104.1
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81039

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81039. 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 81039. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81039, 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:
Fowler, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81039 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81039 is located in southeast Colorado and covers an extremely large 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 81039 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81039 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,856
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 936
Median Home Value $101,500
Land Area 590.13 sq mi
Water Area 1.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 799
Median Household Income $37,931

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male555981553735483962626770555848372515
Female477069523345564753645564596261394131
Total102129150107708010486115126122134114120109766646

Gender

 Male 908 49%
 Female 948 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,697 91.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 111 6.0%
 Two Or More Races 39 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner450691061211107423
Renter204748463625164
Total24971171521571359027

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 404 51%
 Single Guardian 117 15%
 Singles 257 32%
 Singles With Roommate 21 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 564 71%
 Households with Kids 235 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male184121113111114101714162113151613839
Female1181161610131516161412151291316779
Total2912231729212429263328283625242929151018

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81039 has a slightly less than average 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 81039 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 81039 real estate data, the median home value of $101,500 is slightly less 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 81039. Rentals in 81039 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81039 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,819 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 2%
 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 332 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 225 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 242 26%
 Households Vacant 137 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 15 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 17%
 2 Bedroom 103 57%
 3+ Bedroom 48 27%
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 $37,931 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81039 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 81039. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 443 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 277 21%
 No Earnings 601 45%
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 443 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 277 21%
 No Earnings 601 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 517 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 2%
 Worked at Home 53 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 61 11%
 High School Graduate 381 69%
 Associate's degree 33 6%
 Bachelor's degree 53 10%
 Master's degree 12 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 16 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 256 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 90 26%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81039

ZIP Code 81039 is in the Fowler School District No. R4j. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81039.

Fowler Junior High School
600 West Eugene Ave
Fowler, CO 81039
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Fowler School District No. R4j
Fowler High School
600 West Grant
Fowler, CO 81039
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fowler School District No. R4j

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