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ZIP Code 81082

Primary City:Trinidad, CO (View All Cities)
County: Las Animas County
Timezone: Mountain (11:41am)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.2, -104.4
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81082

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81082. 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 81082. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81082, 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:
Trinidad, CO
Acceptable:
Cokedale, Jansen, Sopris, Starkville
Unacceptable:
Beshoar Jct, El Moro, Ludlow, Pinon Canyon, Segundo

Stats and Demographics for the 81082 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81082 is located in south 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 81082 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81082 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,480
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,259
Median Home Value $151,400
Land Area 597.58 sq mi
Water Area 2.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,232
Median Household Income $41,162

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5412358770
5-9369384753
10-14368396764
15-19470459929
20-24417336753
25-29330339669
30-34295309604
35-39329311640
40-44339359698
45-49422450872
50-545214911,012
55-595134871,000
60-64465421886
65-69316326642
70-74238259497
75-79131195326
80-84149191340
85 Plus93232325

Gender

 Male 6,177 49%
 Female 6,303 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,376 83.1%
 Black Or African American 102 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 282 2.3%
 Asian 95 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 1,165 9.3%
 Two Or More Races 453 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2454187241
25-34269326595
35-44416274690
45-547413271,068
55-649212561,177
65-74620135755
75-84377100477
85 Plus17356229

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,289 44%
 Single Guardian 970 19%
 Singles 1,731 33%
 Singles With Roommate 242 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,716 71%
 Households with Kids 1,516 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18471155
28976165
37079149
48783170
57677153
67692168
76251113
88071151
97593168
107097167
117379152
127271143
137169140
148280162
158477161
169291183
177591166
1895102197
1912498222
2011260172

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81082 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81082 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 81082 real estate data, the median home value of $151,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 81082. Rentals in 81082 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81082 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,101 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 31 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 91 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 173 1.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 84 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,189 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,382 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,661 27%
 Households Vacant 1,027 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 220 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 116 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 217 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 436 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 91 6%
 1 Bedroom 342 22%
 2 Bedroom 572 36%
 3+ Bedroom 568 36%
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 $41,162 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 81082 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 81082 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 3,500 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,732 27%
 No Earnings 3,739 37%
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 3,500 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,732 27%
 No Earnings 3,739 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,670 89.0%
 Public transportation 57 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 383 7.3%
 Worked at Home 122 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 576 13.8%
 High School Graduate 2,429 58.0%
 Associate's degree 499 11.9%
 Bachelor's degree 437 10.4%
 Master's degree 168 4.0%
 Professional school degree 49 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 28 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,846 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 184 8.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 185 8.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81082

ZIP Code 81082 is in the Hoehne Reorganized School District No. 3. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81082.

Hoehne Elementary School
19851 County Rd 75.1
Trinidad, CO 81082
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hoehne Reorganized School District No. 3
Eckhart Elementary School
1021 Pierce St
Trinidad, CO 81082
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Trinidad, School District 1, in the County of Las Animas and
Trinidad Middle School
614 Park St
Trinidad, CO 81082
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Trinidad, School District 1, in the County of Las Animas and
Fisher'S Peak Elementary School
900 Moore's Canyon Rd
Trinidad, CO 81082
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Trinidad, School District 1, in the County of Las Animas and
Hoehne High School
19851 County Rd 75. 1
Trinidad, CO 81082
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hoehne Reorganized School District No. 3
Hoehne Junior High School
19851 County Rd 75.1
Trinidad, CO 81082
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Hoehne Reorganized School District No. 3
Trinidad High School
816 West St
Trinidad, CO 81082
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Trinidad, School District 1, in the County of Las Animas and
Holy Trinity Academy
613 Prospect St
Trinidad, CO 81082
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Grace Christian Center
1001 Obregon St
Trinidad, CO 81082
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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