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ZIP Code 81637

Primary City:Gypsum, CO (View All Cities)
County: Eagle County
Timezone: Mountain (9:24am)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.7, -106.9
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81637

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81637. 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 81637. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81637, 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:
Gypsum, CO
Unacceptable:
Dotsero, Sweetwater

Stats and Demographics for the 81637 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81637 is located in northwest 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 81637 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81637 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,721
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,764
Median Home Value $341,300
Land Area 759.42 sq mi
Water Area 4.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,407
Median Household Income $83,657

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male377371344320249289309358350278312230137772410510
Female368324334281174283317325302280250172120653224119
Total74569567860142357262668365255856240225714256341619

Gender

 Male 4,050 52%
 Female 3,671 48%
Gender

Race

 White 5,433 70.4%
 Black Or African American 28 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 114 1.5%
 Asian 48 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1%
 Other Race 1,868 24.2%
 Two Or More Races 225 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner27282525524322100218
Renter64198149112531552
Total914806746363751152610

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,580 66%
 Single Guardian 320 13%
 Singles 340 14%
 Singles With Roommate 167 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,162 48%
 Households with Kids 1,245 52%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7376836777768662709163606565596871754753
Female7761828064686170616674736160656068543431
Total1501371651471411441471321311571371331261251241281391298184

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81637 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81637 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 81637 real estate data, the median home value of $341,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 81637 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 81637 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81637 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,721 100%
 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 1,597 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 212 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 598 22%
 Households Vacant 357 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 109 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 66 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 115 32%
 For Migrant Workers 3 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 55 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 53 10%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 280 53%
 3+ Bedroom 193 37%
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 $83,657 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81637 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 81637 can expect to fall in that range. 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 3,403 59%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,396 24%
 No Earnings 996 17%
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 3,403 59%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,396 24%
 No Earnings 996 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,663 88%
 Public transportation 62 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 172 4%
 Worked at Home 257 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 500 20%
 High School Graduate 1,274 51%
 Associate's degree 117 5%
 Bachelor's degree 425 17%
 Master's degree 147 6%
 Professional school degree 48 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,738 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 149 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81637

ZIP Code 81637 is in the Eagle County School District No. Re 50. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81637.

Red Hill Elementary School
100 Grundel Way
Gypsum, CO 81637
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eagle County School District No. Re 50
Gypsum Creek Middle School
401 Grundel Way
Gypsum, CO 81637
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Eagle County School District No. Re 50
Gypsum Elementary School
601 Hwy 6
Gypsum, CO 81637
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eagle County School District No. Re 50
Red Table Early Learning Center
500 Red Table Dr
Gypsum, CO 81637
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eagle County School District No. Re 50
Eagle Valley High School
641 Valley Rd
Gypsum, CO 81637
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eagle County School District No. Re 50
New America Charter School
500 Red Table Dr
Gypsum, CO 81637
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eagle County School District No. Re 50

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