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ZIP Code 80215

Post Office City:Denver, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Kipling
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Mountain (10:35am)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.74, -105.11
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80215

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 80215. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 80215 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Denver, CO
Acceptable:
Lakewood, Wheat Ridge

Stats and Demographics for the 80215 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80215 is located in northern 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 80215 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80215 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,843
Population Density 3,206 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,568
Median Home Value $311,100
Land Area 5.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,998
Median Household Income $56,525

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5484492976
5-9485468953
10-14495454949
15-195344821,016
20-245554801,035
25-295735351,108
30-34473453926
35-39478482960
40-445405301,070
45-496676981,365
50-547897801,569
55-597157251,440
60-645215991,120
65-69349437786
70-74269398667
75-79273374647
80-84222349571
85 Plus234451685

Gender

 Male 8,656 49%
 Female 9,187 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,604 87.5%
 Black Or African American 291 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 232 1.3%
 Asian 296 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.1%
 Other Race 858 4.8%
 Two Or More Races 542 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2438313351
25-342847161,000
35-445755311,106
45-541,1086651,773
55-641,1204141,534
65-74742196938
75-84625181806
85 Plus302188490

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,352 42%
 Single Guardian 1,289 16%
 Singles 2,755 34%
 Singles With Roommate 602 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,005 75%
 Households with Kids 1,993 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1110102212
282103185
39282174
410099199
59697193
69695191
7108105213
810572177
98099179
10105104209
119192183
1210383186
138994183
1410781188
159888186
16124113237
1711496210
1811294206
198691177
2010580185

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80215 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80215 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 80215 real estate data, the median home value of $311,100 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 80215. Rentals in 80215 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80215 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,574 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 20 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 158 0.9%
 Other Institutional 26 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 65 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,238 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,556 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,204 37%
 Households Vacant 570 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 303 53.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2.5%
 For Sale Only 89 15.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 5.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 108 18.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 62 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,019 31%
 2 Bedroom 1,383 42%
 3+ Bedroom 831 25%
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 $56,525 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 80215 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. Residents in ZIP code 80215 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of 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 80215 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.

For more information, see Lakewood, CO transportation.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,229 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,292 29%
 No Earnings 4,508 30%
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 6,229 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,292 29%
 No Earnings 4,508 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,649 83.7%
 Public transportation 595 6.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 239 2.6%
 Worked at Home 637 7.0%
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 1,171 9%
 High School Graduate 5,473 42%
 Associate's degree 951 7%
 Bachelor's degree 3,337 26%
 Master's degree 1,430 11%
 Professional school degree 321 2%
 Doctorate degree 280 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,409 80.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 294 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 294 9.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80215

ZIP Code 80215 is in the following school districts: Jefferson County School District No. R-1 and Private. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80215.

Sobesky Academy
2001 Hoyt Street
Lakewood, CO 80215
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Addenbrooke Classical Academy
480 South Kipling
Lakewood, CO 80215
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Eiber Elementary School
1385 Independence Street
Lakewood, CO 80215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Slater Elementary School
8605 West 23rd Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Stober Elementary School
2300 Urban Street
Lakewood, CO 80215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Vivian Elementary School
10500 West 25th Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Jefferson County Open Elementary School
7655 West 10th Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Lakewood High School
9700 West 8th Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80215
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Jefferson County Open Secondary
7655 West 10th Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80215
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson County School District No. R-1
Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School
10530 W 20th Ave
Lakewood, CO 80215
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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