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ZIP Code 81128

Primary City:Chromo, CO (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Archuleta County
Timezone: Mountain (2:49am)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.2, -107.0
ZIP (~33 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81128

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81128. 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 81128. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81128, 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:
Chromo, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81128 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81128 is located in southwest Colorado and covers a slightly higher than average 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 81128 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81128 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 115
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 156
Median Home Value $414,300
Land Area 182.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 55
Median Household Income $62,656

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 58Male Median Age: 57Female Median Age: 58

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


 Male 62 54%
 Female 53 46%


 White 108 94%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 1 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 6 5%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 38 69%
 Single Guardian 4 7%
 Singles 11 20%
 Singles With Roommate 2 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 48 87%
 Households with Kids 7 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81128 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 81128 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 81128 real estate data, the median home value of $414,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 81128. Rentals in 81128 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81128 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 115 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 24 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 24 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 7 4%
 Households Vacant 101 65%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 88 87%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 50%
 2 Bedroom 9 50%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $62,656 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81128 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 81128 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 81128 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 81128 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. The commute in 81128 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 15 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20 32%
 No Earnings 28 44%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20 32%
 No Earnings 28 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 0 0%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 60%
 Worked at Home 6 40%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 9 26%
 High School Graduate 15 43%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 4 11%
 Master's degree 7 20%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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