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ZIP Code 80427

Primary City:Central City, CO (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Gilpin County
Timezone: Mountain (6:38am)
Area code: 303 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.796, -105.509
ZIP (~1000 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80427

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 80427. 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 80427. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 80427, 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:
Central City, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 80427 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80427 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 slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 80427 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. 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 80427 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 822
Population Density 56 people per sq mi
Housing Units 630
Median Home Value $172,300
Land Area 14.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 416
Median Household Income $39,537

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 49

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


 Male 437 53%
 Female 385 47%


 White 742 90.3%
 Black Or African American 17 2.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 1.8%
 Asian 26 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.2%
 Other Race 8 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.5%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 154 37%
 Single Guardian 43 10%
 Singles 156 38%
 Singles With Roommate 63 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 336 81%
 Households with Kids 80 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80427 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 80427 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 80427 real estate data, the median home value of $172,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80427 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80427 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80427 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 822 100%
 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 133 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 60 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 223 35%
 Households Vacant 214 34%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 126 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 111 40%
 2 Bedroom 152 55%
 3+ Bedroom 12 4%
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 $39,537 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80427 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 80427 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 355 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 150 25%
 No Earnings 105 17%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 355 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 150 25%
 No Earnings 105 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 398 87%
 Public transportation 11 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 6 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 7%
 Worked at Home 8 2%
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 17 5%
 High School Graduate 239 68%
 Associate's degree 58 17%
 Bachelor's degree 12 3%
 Master's degree 7 2%
 Professional school degree 8 2%
 Doctorate degree 9 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 80 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 24%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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