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ZIP Code 81090

Primary City:Walsh, CO (View All Cities)
County: Baca County
Timezone: Mountain (9:13pm)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.3, -102.3
ZIP (~28 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81090

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81090. 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 81090. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81090, 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:
Walsh, CO
Acceptable:
Stonington

Stats and Demographics for the 81090 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81090 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 81090 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81090 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 981
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 596
Median Home Value $88,700
Land Area 637.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 429
Median Household Income $44,861

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male262636312327172624303635324015201428
Female332627322720142129313828373320192535
Total595263635047314753617463697335393963

Gender

 Male 486 50%
 Female 495 50%
Gender

Race

 White 869 88.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 1.6%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 76 7.7%
 Two Or More Races 19 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner922366261574125
Renter1114241116121216
Total2036607377695341

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 228 53%
 Single Guardian 39 9%
 Singles 150 35%
 Singles With Roommate 12 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 316 74%
 Households with Kids 113 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7457628646585129510343
Female85877147727495589643
Total1591314133121311812121417141319986

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81090 has a large 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 81090 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 81090 real estate data, the median home value of $88,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 81090. Rentals in 81090 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81090 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 959 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 22 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 128 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 185 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 116 19%
 Households Vacant 167 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 131 78%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 7%
 1 Bedroom 28 23%
 2 Bedroom 47 38%
 3+ Bedroom 40 33%
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 $44,861 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81090 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 81090 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 81090 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 81090 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 443 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 187 21%
 No Earnings 254 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 443 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 187 21%
 No Earnings 254 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 422 74%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 64 11%
 Worked at Home 86 15%
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 54 15%
 High School Graduate 219 60%
 Associate's degree 26 7%
 Bachelor's degree 55 15%
 Master's degree 3 1%
 Professional school degree 8 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 176 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81090

ZIP Code 81090 is in the Walsh School District No. Re-1. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81090.

Walsh Elementary School
301 West Poplar
Walsh, CO 81090
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walsh School District No. Re-1
Walsh High School
300 California St
Walsh, CO 81090
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Walsh School District No. Re-1

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