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ZIP Code 81149

Primary City:Saguache, CO (View All Cities)
County: Saguache County
Timezone: Mountain (2:56am)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.2, -106.3
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81149

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81149. 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 81149. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81149, 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:
Saguache, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81149 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81149 is located in south 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 81149 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81149 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 838
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 619
Median Home Value $135,700
Land Area 834.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 394
Median Household Income $31,528

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1713182821292217183836524034261343
Female19201531161222131437384542342112414
Total36333359374144303275749782684725817

Gender

 Male 429 51%
 Female 409 49%
Gender

Race

 White 734 87.6%
 Black Or African American 3 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 2.4%
 Asian 4 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 54 6.4%
 Two Or More Races 23 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner016245889691810
Renter1317132524873
Total13333783113772513

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 176 45%
 Single Guardian 54 14%
 Singles 137 35%
 Singles With Roommate 27 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 314 80%
 Households with Kids 80 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male42462242323184642971
Female431524374531339611143
Total85511467977621171510320114

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81149 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81149 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 81149 real estate data, the median home value of $135,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 81149 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 81149 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81149 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 820 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 18 2%
 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 151 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 133 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 110 18%
 Households Vacant 225 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 8.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 13 5.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 117 52.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 32.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 5%
 2 Bedroom 52 34%
 3+ Bedroom 94 61%
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 $31,528 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 81149 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 81149 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 81149 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 81149 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 275 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 231 27%
 No Earnings 339 40%
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 275 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 231 27%
 No Earnings 339 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 319 74%
 Public transportation 8 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 13%
 Worked at Home 48 11%
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 57 16%
 High School Graduate 221 64%
 Associate's degree 13 4%
 Bachelor's degree 42 12%
 Master's degree 15 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 182 99%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81149

ZIP Code 81149 is in the Mountain Valley School District No. Re 1. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81149.

Mountain Valley Elementary School
403 Pitkin Ave
Saguache, CO 81149
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mountain Valley School District No. Re 1
Mountain Valley Middle School
403 Pitkin Ave
Saguache, CO 81149
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mountain Valley School District No. Re 1
Mountain Valley Senior High School
403 Pitkin Ave
Saguache, CO 81149
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mountain Valley School District No. Re 1

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