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ZIP Code 80221

Post Office City:Denver, CO (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Denver
County: Adams County
Timezone: Mountain (4:11pm)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.82, -105.01
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80221

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 80221. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 80221 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:
Federal Heights, Federal Hgts, Thornton, Westminster
Unacceptable:
Northglenn

Stats and Demographics for the 80221 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80221 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 80221 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80221 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Sherrelwood, CO population.

Population 37,779
Population Density 4,170 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,536
Median Home Value $164,300
Land Area 9.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,693
Median Household Income $49,621

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 33


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,5211,5053,026
5-91,4961,4092,905
10-141,4011,2172,618
15-191,4221,4312,853
20-241,5961,5063,102
25-291,6121,4073,019
30-341,5501,3652,915
35-391,3531,1862,539
40-441,2671,1402,407
45-491,3321,1722,504
50-541,2011,1332,334
55-591,0299401,969
60-647697901,559
65-695665981,164
70-74390566956
75-79378457835
80-84270372642
85 Plus159273432

Gender

 Male 19,312 51%
 Female 18,467 49%
Gender

Race

 White 25,759 68.2%
 Black Or African American 508 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 765 2.0%
 Asian 939 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 55 0.1%
 Other Race 8,292 21.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,461 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24185533718
25-341,0621,3612,423
35-441,3221,0452,367
45-541,6828552,537
55-641,5065462,052
65-741,0542411,295
75-848751341,009
85 Plus24250292

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,600 44%
 Single Guardian 3,097 24%
 Singles 2,968 23%
 Singles With Roommate 1,028 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,859 62%
 Households with Kids 4,834 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1292301593
2313297610
3299321620
4327282609
5284305589
6301291592
7326266592
8295250545
9290297587
10306283589
11294245539
12291238529
13256226482
14254225479
15275232507
16272261533
17235249484
18293335628
19347354701
20348337685

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80221 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80221 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 80221 real estate data, the median home value of $164,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80221 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80221 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80221 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,046 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 125 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 533 1.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 75 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,952 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,976 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,765 35%
 Households Vacant 843 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 391 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 213 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 176 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 86 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,074 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,694 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,900 40%
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 $49,621 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 80221 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 80221 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 12,483 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,054 29%
 No Earnings 9,578 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 12,483 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,054 29%
 No Earnings 9,578 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,292 87.8%
 Public transportation 931 5.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 82 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 841 4.5%
 Worked at Home 419 2.3%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7,647 29.5%
 High School Graduate 13,287 51.3%
 Associate's degree 1,666 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,309 8.9%
 Master's degree 837 3.2%
 Professional school degree 76 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 77 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,692 84.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 331 4.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 934 11.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 80221

ZIP Code 80221 is in the following school districts: Mapleton School District No. 1 in the County of Adams & St, School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C, Adams 12 Five Star School District, Westminster Public Schools, and Private. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 80221.

Global Leadership Academy
7480 Conifer Road
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mapleton School District No. 1 in the County of Adams & St
Beach Court Elementary School
4950 Beach Court
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: School District No. 1 in the County of Denver and State of C
Valley View K-8
660 West 70th Avenue
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mapleton School District No. 1 in the County of Adams & St
Adventure Elementary
7700 Delta St.
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mapleton School District No. 1 in the County of Adams & St
Federal Heights Elementary School
2500 W 96th Avenue
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District
Hillcrest Elementary School
10335 Croke Drive
Northglenn, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District
North Mor Elementary School
9580 Damon Drive
Northglenn, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District
North Star Elementary School
8740 North Star Drive
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District
Clara E. Metz Elementary School
2341 Sherrelwood Drive
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westminster Public Schools
Fairview Elementary School
7826 Fairview Drive
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westminster Public Schools
Francis M. Day Elementary School
1740 Jordan Drive
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westminster Public Schools
M. Scott Carpenter Middle School
7001 Lipan Street
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Westminster Public Schools
Sherrelwood Elementary School
8095 Kalamath Drive
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westminster Public Schools
Skyline Vista Elementary School
7395 Zuni Street
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westminster Public Schools
Josephine Hodgkins Elementary School
3475 West 67th Avenue
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westminster Public Schools
Iver C. Ranum Middle School
2401 West 80th Avenue
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Westminster Public Schools
Northglenn High School
601 West 100th Place
Northglenn, CO 80221
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Adams 12 Five Star School District
Guardian Angels
1843 W 52nd Ave
Denver, CO 80221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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