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ZIP Code 81435

Primary City:Telluride, CO (View All Cities)
County: San Miguel County
Timezone: Mountain (12:21pm)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.0, -108.2
ZIP (~35 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81435

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81435. 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 81435. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81435, 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:
Telluride, CO
Acceptable:
Mountain Village, Mountain Vlg
Unacceptable:
Pandora, Sawpit

Stats and Demographics for the 81435 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81435 is located in southwest 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 81435 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81435 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,965
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,085
Median Home Value $623,300
Land Area 133.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,409
Median Household Income $69,432

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15614912086158336259276247232210195179100271792
Female130118138871222081961952151931891861207327721
Total2862672581732805444554714624253993812991735424113

Gender

 Male 2,758 56%
 Female 2,207 44%
Gender

Race

 White 4,567 92.0%
 Black Or African American 24 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.8%
 Asian 47 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 199 4.0%
 Two Or More Races 89 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1096262322309131241
Renter1254193022161563420
Total135515564538465165261

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 817 34%
 Single Guardian 196 8%
 Singles 1,011 42%
 Singles With Roommate 385 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,857 77%
 Households with Kids 552 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male383436232130313235232816213221192316719
Female23253226232423321630252725313521121189
Total6159684944545464515353434663564035271528

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81435 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 81435 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 81435 real estate data, the median home value of $623,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 81435. Rentals in 81435 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81435 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,956 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.2%
 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 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 895 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 260 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,254 25%
 Households Vacant 2,676 53%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 470 17.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 0.6%
 For Sale Only 194 7.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,916 71.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 2.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 175 18%
 1 Bedroom 260 27%
 2 Bedroom 354 37%
 3+ Bedroom 178 18%
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 $69,432 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81435 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. ZIP code 81435 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 81435 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 81435 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 81435 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 2,174 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,552 37%
 No Earnings 506 12%
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 2,174 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,552 37%
 No Earnings 506 12%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,420 44%
 Public transportation 676 21%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 765 24%
 Worked at Home 375 12%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 81435 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 58 3%
 High School Graduate 779 38%
 Associate's degree 72 3%
 Bachelor's degree 876 42%
 Master's degree 208 10%
 Professional school degree 82 4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 643 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 138 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 74 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81435

ZIP Code 81435 is in the Telluride School District No. R-1. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81435.

Telluride Elementary School
447 West Columbia
Telluride, CO 81435
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Telluride School District No. R-1
Telluride High School
725 West Colorado Ave
Telluride, CO 81435
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Telluride School District No. R-1
Telluride Middle School
721 West Colorado Ave
Telluride, CO 81435
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Telluride School District No. R-1
Telluride Mountain School
200 San Miguel River Dr
Telluride, CO 81435
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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