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ZIP Code 81073

Primary City:Springfield, CO (View All Cities)
County: Baca County
Timezone: Mountain (4:58pm)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -102.7
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81073

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81073. 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 81073. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81073, 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:
Springfield, CO
Unacceptable:
Edler, Maxey

Stats and Demographics for the 81073 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81073 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 81073 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81073 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,932
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,085
Median Home Value $75,000
Land Area 640.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 868
Median Household Income $36,429

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male574565753151385157687467674847442330
Female515662482753494051645981675262535564
Total108101127123581048791108132133148134100109977894

Gender

 Male 938 49%
 Female 994 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,817 94.0%
 Black Or African American 24 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.9%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 37 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4407011714910510047
Renter2053424129221712
Total249311215817812711759

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 411 47%
 Single Guardian 108 12%
 Singles 319 37%
 Singles With Roommate 30 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 651 75%
 Households with Kids 217 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1218710889101010614152013201220107
Female1013108111189178921121212991261
Total223117181919171927181535273225292132168

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81073 has a slightly higher 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 81073 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 81073 real estate data, the median home value of $75,000 is low 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 81073. Rentals in 81073 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81073 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,872 96.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 51 2.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 329 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 303 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 236 22%
 Households Vacant 217 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 13.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 7 3.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 10.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 155 71.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 37 18%
 2 Bedroom 57 28%
 3+ Bedroom 111 54%
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 $36,429 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 81073 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. The commute in 81073 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 651 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 323 21%
 No Earnings 541 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 651 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 323 21%
 No Earnings 541 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 704 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 9%
 Worked at Home 69 8%
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 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 86 13.1%
 High School Graduate 399 60.8%
 Associate's degree 66 10.1%
 Bachelor's degree 75 11.4%
 Master's degree 24 3.7%
 Professional school degree 2 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 295 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81073

ZIP Code 81073 is in the Springfield School District No. Re-4. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81073.

Springfield Elementary School
389 Tipton St
Springfield, CO 81073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District No. Re-4
Springfield High School
389 Tipton St
Springfield, CO 81073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Springfield School District No. Re-4
Springfield Junior High School
389 Tipton St
Springfield, CO 81073
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Springfield School District No. Re-4

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