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ZIP Code 81222

Post Office City:Coaldale, CO (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Fremont County
Timezone: Mountain (7:15am)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.36, -105.74
ZIP (~1300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81222

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 81222. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 81222 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:
Coaldale, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81222 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81222 is located in central 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 81222 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 81222 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 263
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 184
Median Home Value $228,300
Land Area 30.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 127
Median Household Income $37,011

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 53

Under 55611
85 Plus415


 Male 137 52%
 Female 126 48%


 White 252 95.8%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 1.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 4 1.5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus505

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 64%
 Single Guardian 5 4%
 Singles 34 27%
 Singles With Roommate 7 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 108 85%
 Households with Kids 19 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81222 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81222 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 81222 real estate data, the median home value of $228,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 81222. Rentals in 81222 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81222 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Coaldale, CO house value.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 263 100%
 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 51 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 53 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 13%
 Households Vacant 57 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 3 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 70%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 37 37%
 3+ Bedroom 63 63%
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 $37,011 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 81222 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 81222 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 81222 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 132 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 38%
 No Earnings 50 17%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 132 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 38%
 No Earnings 50 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 182 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 10%
 Worked at Home 8 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 81222 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 181 70%
 Associate's degree 40 15%
 Bachelor's degree 27 10%
 Master's degree 11 4%
 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 127 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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