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ZIP Code 81233

Primary City:Howard, CO (View All Cities)
County: Fremont County
Timezone: Mountain (1:03pm)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.5, -105.9
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81233

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81233. 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 81233. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81233, 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:
Howard, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81233 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81233 is located in central 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 81233 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81233 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 823
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 591
Median Home Value $227,400
Land Area 88.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 413
Median Household Income $50,714

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12121411111112101836435344663719172
Female10139127814122422465356392421169
Total222523231819262242588910610010561403311

Gender

 Male 428 52%
 Female 395 48%
Gender

Race

 White 787 95.6%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 1.2%
 Asian 3 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner391864107102444
Renter48101412851
Total7172878119110495

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 246 60%
 Single Guardian 29 7%
 Singles 118 29%
 Singles With Roommate 20 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 360 87%
 Households with Kids 53 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14323422103425134121
Female04314232234011222512
Total18637654337436356633

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81233 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81233 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 81233 real estate data, the median home value of $227,400 is slightly higher than average 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 81233. Rentals in 81233 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81233 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 823 100%
 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 189 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 162 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 62 10%
 Households Vacant 178 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 10 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 138 78%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 11%
 2 Bedroom 89 60%
 3+ Bedroom 43 29%
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 $50,714 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81233 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 81233 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. Most commuters in 81233 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 240 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 299 28%
 No Earnings 515 49%
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 240 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 299 28%
 No Earnings 515 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 383 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 6%
 Worked at Home 43 10%
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 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 53 12%
 High School Graduate 150 34%
 Associate's degree 13 3%
 Bachelor's degree 132 30%
 Master's degree 88 20%
 Professional school degree 6 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 36 36%
 Enrolled in Private School 63 64%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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