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ZIP Code 80209

Primary City:Denver, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Washington Park West
County: Denver
Timezone: Mountain (8:40pm)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.71, -104.98
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80209

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80209. 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 80209. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80209, 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:
Denver, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 80209 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80209 is located in north Colorado and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 80209 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 slightly higher than average. 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 80209 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,526
Population Density 6,181 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,530
Median Home Value $474,300
Land Area 3.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,143
Median Household Income $75,972

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55575131,070
5-9345349694
10-14283271554
15-19223211434
20-246086951,303
25-291,4481,6653,113
30-341,1911,1852,376
35-391,0118971,908
40-448587011,559
45-496826551,337
50-546986981,396
55-597197691,488
60-647397491,488
65-69428438866
70-74239306545
75-79188293481
80-84153269422
85 Plus163329492

Gender

 Male 10,533 49%
 Female 10,993 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,795 92.0%
 Black Or African American 300 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 109 0.5%
 Asian 451 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 379 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 480 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2444600644
25-349282,3653,293
35-441,3239082,231
45-541,2226221,844
55-641,5194942,013
65-74739247986
75-84451253704
85 Plus228200428

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,645 30%
 Single Guardian 759 6%
 Singles 6,004 49%
 Singles With Roommate 1,735 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,521 87%
 Households with Kids 1,622 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1130100230
2118109227
39789186
48780167
510087187
65970129
77463137
86166127
95163114
105977136
11513990
125858116
13583997
145758115
15484189
165450104
17365187
18423375
19433679
20593897

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80209 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80209 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 80209 real estate data, the median home value of $474,300 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 80209. Rentals in 80209 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80209 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,513 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 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,788 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,666 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,689 42%
 Households Vacant 1,387 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 681 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 2%
 For Sale Only 252 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 58 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 215 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 159 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 247 4%
 1 Bedroom 3,422 58%
 2 Bedroom 1,429 24%
 3+ Bedroom 808 14%
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 $75,972 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 80209 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 80209 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 80209 can expect to fall in that range. 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 10,032 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,149 26%
 No Earnings 4,322 22%
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 10,032 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,149 26%
 No Earnings 4,322 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,980 79.7%
 Public transportation 541 3.9%
 Taxicab 15 0.1%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 849 6.2%
 Worked at Home 1,380 10.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 80209 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 290 3%
 High School Graduate 2,040 23%
 Associate's degree 326 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,478 38%
 Master's degree 1,648 18%
 Professional school degree 914 10%
 Doctorate degree 344 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 877 44.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 941 47.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 153 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80209

ZIP Code 80209 is in the School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80209.

Lincoln Elementary School
710 South Pennsylvania St
Denver, CO 80209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Steele Elementary School
320 South Marion Parkway
Denver, CO 80209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Girls Athletic Leadership School
200 South University Blvd
Denver, CO 80209
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Stephen Knight Center for Early Education
3245 East Exposition Ave
Denver, CO 80209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
St Francis De Sales Grade School
235 S Sherman St
Denver, CO 80209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St John'S Lutheran School
700 S Franklin St
Denver, CO 80209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bergamo Academy
1000 N Speer Blvd
Denver, CO 80209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Montessori School of Washington Park
320 S Sherman St
Denver, CO 80209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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