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ZIP Code 81426

Primary City:Ophir, CO (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: San Miguel County
Timezone: Mountain (6:40am)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.87, -107.83
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81426

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81426. 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 81426. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81426, 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:
Ophir, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81426 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81426 is located in southwest 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 81426 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81426 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 181
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 83
Median Home Value $422,700
Land Area 16.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 73
Median Household Income $54,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15732261010141193602000
Female109251461216364110100
Total25165731016223014157712100

Gender

 Male 100 55%
 Female 81 45%
Gender

Race

 White 177 98%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 4 2%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0625158210
Renter16252000
Total112272010210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 41 56%
 Single Guardian 5 7%
 Singles 22 30%
 Singles With Roommate 5 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 42 58%
 Households with Kids 31 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male43333202010002100100
Female12212231100002122000
Total55545433110004222100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81426 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81426 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 81426 real estate data, the median home value of $422,700 is extremely high 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 81426. Rentals in 81426 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81426 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 181 100%
 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 49 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 8 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 19%
 Households Vacant 10 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 80%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 33%
 3+ Bedroom 8 67%
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 $54,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81426 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 81426 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. More commuters in 81426 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 46 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 43%
 No Earnings 5 6%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 46 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 43%
 No Earnings 5 6%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 56 67%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 27 33%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 81426 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 22 45%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 25 51%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 2 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 43 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 34%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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