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ZIP Code 81643

Primary City:Mesa, CO (View All Cities)
County: Mesa County
Timezone: Mountain (6:37pm)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.17, -108.12
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81643

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81643. 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 81643. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81643, 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:
Mesa, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81643 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81643 is located in west 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 81643 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81643 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 793
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 560
Median Home Value $299,500
Land Area 216.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 342
Median Household Income $43,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 51

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


 Male 408 51%
 Female 385 49%


 White 770 97.1%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.6%
 Asian 3 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.6%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 224 65%
 Single Guardian 19 6%
 Singles 77 23%
 Singles With Roommate 22 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 270 79%
 Households with Kids 72 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81643 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81643 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 81643 real estate data, the median home value of $299,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 81643. Rentals in 81643 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81643 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 793 100%
 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 178 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 100 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 64 11%
 Households Vacant 218 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 191 88%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 13%
 1 Bedroom 26 37%
 2 Bedroom 5 7%
 3+ Bedroom 31 44%
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 $43,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 81643 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 81643 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. In 81643 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 236 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 178 28%
 No Earnings 224 35%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 236 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 178 28%
 No Earnings 224 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 315 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 43 12%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 27 10%
 High School Graduate 135 49%
 Associate's degree 28 10%
 Bachelor's degree 33 12%
 Master's degree 23 8%
 Professional school degree 8 3%
 Doctorate degree 20 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 66 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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