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ZIP Code 81081

Post Office City:Trinchera, CO (View All Cities)
County: Las Animas County
Timezone: Mountain (12:43am)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -104.1
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81081

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 81081. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 81081 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:
Trinchera, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81081 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81081 is located in southeast Colorado and covers a 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 81081 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81081 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 70
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 46
Median Home Value $222,200
Land Area 231.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 29
Median Household Income $24,861

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 53

Under 5022
85 Plus101


 Male 40 57%
 Female 30 43%


 White 55 79%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 16%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 2 3%
 Two Or More Races 2 3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 19 66%
 Single Guardian 1 3%
 Singles 7 24%
 Singles With Roommate 2 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 21 72%
 Households with Kids 8 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81081 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81081 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 81081 real estate data, the median home value of $222,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 81081. Rentals in 81081 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81081 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 70 100%
 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 6 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 14 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 9 20%
 Households Vacant 17 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 24%
 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 3 60%
 3+ Bedroom 2 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 $24,861 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 81081 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 81081 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. In 81081 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 5 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8 17%
 No Earnings 35 73%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8 17%
 No Earnings 35 73%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 2 18%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 81081 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 24 50%
 Associate's degree 4 8%
 Bachelor's degree 15 31%
 Master's degree 5 10%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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