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ZIP Code 81403

Primary City:Montrose, CO (View All Cities)
County: Montrose County
Timezone: Mountain (2:53pm)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.4, -107.9
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81403

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81403. 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 81403. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81403, 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:
Montrose, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81403 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81403 is located in west 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 81403 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 families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81403 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,534
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,671
Median Home Value $238,700
Land Area 552.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,210
Median Household Income $54,864

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male31334740633417920824428029541442247742834929414810164
Female2592973703051682112373053194104775184393702371418880
Total572644776639347419481585614824899995867719531289189144

Gender

 Male 5,303 50%
 Female 5,231 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,333 88.6%
 Black Or African American 36 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 0.9%
 Asian 54 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 805 7.6%
 Two Or More Races 205 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3221445575392869432193
Renter57149141159123581914
Total893635969121,051752340107

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,717 65%
 Single Guardian 473 11%
 Singles 840 20%
 Singles With Roommate 180 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,999 71%
 Households with Kids 1,211 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5666696251767070807589739673737775694033
Female4642605949516161757362788473777062603638
Total1021081291211001271311311551481511511801461501471371297671

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81403 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81403 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 81403 real estate data, the median home value of $238,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 81403 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 81403 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81403 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,526 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,210 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,280 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 720 15%
 Households Vacant 461 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 10.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 67 14.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 239 51.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 18.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 70 9%
 2 Bedroom 157 20%
 3+ Bedroom 562 71%
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 $54,864 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81403 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 81403 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,038 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,820 31%
 No Earnings 3,171 35%
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 3,038 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,820 31%
 No Earnings 3,171 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,407 90.7%
 Public transportation 9 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 101 2.1%
 Worked at Home 328 6.8%
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 630 16%
 High School Graduate 1,958 50%
 Associate's degree 133 3%
 Bachelor's degree 665 17%
 Master's degree 406 10%
 Professional school degree 87 2%
 Doctorate degree 48 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,856 71.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 608 23.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 151 5.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81403

ZIP Code 81403 is in the Montrose County School District Re-1j. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81403.

Early Childhood Center
18265 Hwy 550
Montrose, CO 81403
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montrose County School District Re-1j

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