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ZIP Code 80721

Post Office City:Amherst, CO (View All Cities)
County: Phillips County
Timezone: Mountain (1:09pm)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.68, -102.15
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 80721

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 80721. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 80721 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:
Amherst, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 80721 ZIP Code

ZIP code 80721 is located in northeast 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 80721 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 80721 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 154
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 76
Median Home Value $89,000
Land Area 86.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 59
Median Household Income $29,453

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55510
5-9358
10-148614
15-1971017
20-249413
25-29314
30-34066
35-395813
40-448311
45-49459
50-54448
55-596511
60-64336
65-69358
70-74325
75-79448
80-84011
85 Plus112

Gender

 Male 76 49%
 Female 78 51%
Gender

Race

 White 149 96.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1.9%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24246
25-34145
35-4410515
45-54538
55-6410010
65-74707
75-84707
85 Plus101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 32 54%
 Single Guardian 11 19%
 Singles 14 24%
 Singles With Roommate 2 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 36 61%
 Households with Kids 23 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202
2123
3123
4112
5202
6011
7011
8134
9000
10202
11325
12235
13011
14101
15022
16022
17448
18325
19000
20101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 80721 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 80721 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 80721 real estate data, the median home value of $89,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 80721 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 80721 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 80721 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 154 100%
 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 20 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 23 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 21%
 Households Vacant 17 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 71%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 19 54%
 3+ Bedroom 16 46%
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 $29,453 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 80721 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. A higher percentage of people in 80721 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 80721 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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.

For more information, see Amherst, CO transportation.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 39 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 63 55%
 No Earnings 12 11%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 39 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 63 55%
 No Earnings 12 11%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 66 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 19 22%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 80721 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 79 81%
 Associate's degree 5 5%
 Bachelor's degree 13 13%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 26 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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