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ZIP Code 81027

Post Office City:Branson, CO (View All Cities)
County: Las Animas County
Timezone: Mountain (7:45am)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.2, -103.7
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81027

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 81027. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 81027 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:
Branson, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81027 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81027 is located in southeast Colorado and covers an extremely large 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 81027 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81027 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 125
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 90
Median Home Value $42,500
Land Area 619.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 55
Median Household Income $32,917

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 37


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56410
5-96814
10-14336
15-19257
20-24123
25-29112
30-345510
35-39459
40-44246
45-497512
50-54617
55-59426
60-645510
65-69314
70-74022
75-79257
80-84314
85 Plus246

Gender

 Male 62 50%
 Female 63 50%
Gender

Race

 White 118 94%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 1%
 Asian 1 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 3 2%
 Two Or More Races 2 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24000
25-34437
35-44358
45-549413
55-648311
65-74314
75-84718
85 Plus404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 27 49%
 Single Guardian 4 7%
 Singles 23 42%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 41 75%
 Households with Kids 14 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1224
2101
3000
4314
5213
6123
7123
8134
9101
10123
11101
12000
13000
14112
15101
16033
17101
18011
19011
20101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81027 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81027 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 81027 real estate data, the median home value of $42,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 81027 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 81027 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81027 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 125 100%
 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 9 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 29 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 19%
 Households Vacant 35 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 37%
 For Migrant Workers 1 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 17%
 3+ Bedroom 20 83%
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 $32,917 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 81027 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. A higher percentage of people in 81027 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. However, that is not the case in 81027. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

For more information, see Branson, CO poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 43 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 27 23%
 No Earnings 46 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 43 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 27 23%
 No Earnings 46 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 43 68%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 3%
 Worked at Home 18 29%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 81027 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 2 2%
 High School Graduate 55 50%
 Associate's degree 10 9%
 Bachelor's degree 29 27%
 Master's degree 13 12%
 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 20 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81027

ZIP Code 81027 is in the Branson Reorganized School District No. 82. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81027.

Branson School
101 Saddlerock Drive
Branson, CO 81027
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Branson Reorganized School District No. 82
Branson School Online
101 Saddle Rock Drive
Branson, CO 81027
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Branson Reorganized School District No. 82

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