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ZIP Code 81334

Post Office City:Towaoc, CO (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Montezuma County
Timezone: Mountain (10:54am)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -108.7
ZIP (~25 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81334

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 81334. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 81334 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:
Towaoc, CO
Ute Mountain Indian Reservat

Stats and Demographics for the 81334 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81334 is located in southwest 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 81334 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81334 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,493
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 533
Median Home Value $104,300
Land Area 355.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 466
Median Household Income $29,593

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 29

Under 56973142
85 Plus325


 Male 700 47%
 Female 793 53%


 White 28 1.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,426 95.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 38 2.5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 155 33%
 Single Guardian 203 44%
 Singles 97 21%
 Singles With Roommate 11 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 218 47%
 Households with Kids 248 53%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81334 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81334 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 81334 real estate data, the median home value of $104,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 81334 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 81334 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81334 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Towaoc, CO house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,469 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 24 2%
 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 60 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 194 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 212 40%
 Households Vacant 67 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 2%
 1 Bedroom 11 5%
 2 Bedroom 53 26%
 3+ Bedroom 136 67%
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 $29,593 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 81334 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. Residents in ZIP code 81334 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 81334 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 317 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 265 28%
 No Earnings 367 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 317 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 265 28%
 No Earnings 367 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 416 88%
 Public transportation 25 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 4 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 3%
 Worked at Home 12 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 163 21.9%
 High School Graduate 511 68.8%
 Associate's degree 35 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 28 3.8%
 Master's degree 3 0.4%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 353 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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