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ZIP Code 81221

Primary City:Coal Creek, CO (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Fremont County
Timezone: Mountain (2:54am)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.3, -105.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81221

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81221. 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 81221. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81221, 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:
Coal Creek, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81221 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81221 is located in central Colorado and covers a slightly less 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 81221 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81221 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 310
Population Density 207 people per sq mi
Housing Units 145
Median Home Value $82,900
Land Area 1.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 127
Median Household Income $38,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 46

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


 Male 167 54%
 Female 143 46%


 White 294 94.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.6%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 11 3.5%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 71 56%
 Single Guardian 14 11%
 Singles 33 26%
 Singles With Roommate 9 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 89 70%
 Households with Kids 38 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81221 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81221 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 81221 real estate data, the median home value of $82,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 81221 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81221 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 310 100%
 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 76 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 37 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 14 10%
 Households Vacant 18 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 28%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 57%
 3+ Bedroom 3 43%
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 $38,750 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 81221 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 81221 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 52 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29 13%
 No Earnings 136 63%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 52 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29 13%
 No Earnings 136 63%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 66 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 6%
 Worked at Home 1 1%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 12 13%
 High School Graduate 67 71%
 Associate's degree 9 9%
 Bachelor's degree 7 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 42 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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