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ZIP Code 81504

Primary City:Grand Junction, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Northeast Area
County: Mesa County
Timezone: Mountain (2:53pm)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.08, -108.49
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81504

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81504. 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 81504. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81504, 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:
Grand Junction, CO
Acceptable:
Fruitvale, Grand Jct

Stats and Demographics for the 81504 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81504 is located in west Colorado and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 81504 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81504 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,481
Population Density 2,518 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,374
Median Home Value $179,400
Land Area 11.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,764
Median Household Income $52,238

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2091,0361,0269551,0081,1871,065928789896959796650488384311231170
Female1,2151,0109409369921,1411,0108027709721,009891766531466392306244
Total2,4242,0461,9661,8912,0002,3282,0751,7301,5591,8681,9681,6871,4161,019850703537414

Gender

 Male 14,088 49%
 Female 14,393 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,902 87.4%
 Black Or African American 199 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 303 1.1%
 Asian 178 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1%
 Other Race 1,918 6.7%
 Two Or More Races 964 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2481,3471,2401,7211,5811,051764273
Renter3737404994362571267632
Total6212,0871,7392,1571,8381,177840305

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,772 54%
 Single Guardian 1,878 17%
 Singles 2,419 22%
 Singles With Roommate 695 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,744 63%
 Households with Kids 4,020 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male246242230228199219214193211219207182206212194199222176164172
Female237279246233208203187212200198205183170184176184209187180195
Total483521476461407422401405411417412365376396370383431363344367

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81504 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81504 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 81504 real estate data, the median home value of $179,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 81504 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 81504 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81504 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,450 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 31 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,321 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,904 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,539 22%
 Households Vacant 610 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 169 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 185 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 186 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 1%
 1 Bedroom 310 10%
 2 Bedroom 838 27%
 3+ Bedroom 1,959 62%
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 $52,238 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81504 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 81504 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 9,489 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,281 28%
 No Earnings 7,069 31%
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 9,489 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,281 28%
 No Earnings 7,069 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,737 92.9%
 Public transportation 81 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 30 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 365 2.7%
 Worked at Home 491 3.6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,153 11.9%
 High School Graduate 6,281 65.0%
 Associate's degree 594 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,321 13.7%
 Master's degree 246 2.5%
 Professional school degree 60 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,193 80.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 679 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 604 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81504

ZIP Code 81504 is in the Mesa County Valley School District No. 51. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81504.

Bookcliff Middle School
2935 Orchard Ave
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
Chatfield Elementary School
3188 D1/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
Fruitvale Elementary School
585 30 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
Thunder Mountain Elementary School
3063 F1/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
Grand Mesa Middle School
585 311/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
Pear Park Elementary School
432 30 1/4 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
Career Center Preschool
2935 North Ave
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
Central High School
3130 E1/2 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
Pear Park Baptist School
3102 E Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Life Academy
636 29 Rd
Grand Junction, CO 81504
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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