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ZIP Code 81432

Primary City:Ridgway, CO (View All Cities)
County: Ouray County
Timezone: Mountain (4:26am)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.1, -107.7
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81432

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81432. 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 81432. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81432, 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:
Ridgway, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81432 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81432 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 81432 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 single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81432 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,682
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,761
Median Home Value $393,300
Land Area 273.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,210
Median Household Income $66,638

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 50


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55850108
5-96971140
10-146872140
15-198156137
20-24282048
25-29375390
30-34454590
35-399092182
40-447796173
45-49107118225
50-54123140263
55-59152170322
60-64158147305
65-69101117218
70-747347120
75-79342559
80-84202040
85 Plus91322

Gender

 Male 1,330 50%
 Female 1,352 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,597 96.8%
 Black Or African American 7 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.3%
 Asian 12 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.2%
 Other Race 21 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2421113
25-34315990
35-4411071181
45-5422363286
55-6428571356
65-7418223205
75-8458765
85 Plus13114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 745 62%
 Single Guardian 91 8%
 Singles 296 24%
 Singles With Roommate 78 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 925 76%
 Households with Kids 285 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
111617
29918
316420
4142034
5111021
6102131
715823
8171835
9161430
10131225
11121830
12141832
13161531
1413922
15211334
16171532
17151227
18191332
199312
207411

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81432 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81432 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 81432 real estate data, the median home value of $393,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 81432 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 81432 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81432 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,682 100%
 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 608 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 296 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 306 17%
 Households Vacant 551 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 76 13.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 48 8.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 374 67.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 7.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 56 19%
 2 Bedroom 49 17%
 3+ Bedroom 183 64%
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 $66,638 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81432 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 81432 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 81432 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 81432 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 864 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 732 31%
 No Earnings 748 32%
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 864 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 732 31%
 No Earnings 748 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 950 74.9%
 Public transportation 7 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 167 13.2%
 Worked at Home 145 11.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 81432 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 18 2%
 High School Graduate 447 42%
 Associate's degree 49 5%
 Bachelor's degree 332 31%
 Master's degree 157 15%
 Professional school degree 39 4%
 Doctorate degree 18 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 353 84.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 64 15.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81432

ZIP Code 81432 is in the Ridgway, School District No. R-2, of the County of Ouray a. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81432.

Ridgway Elementary School
1115 West Clinton St
Ridgway, CO 81432
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ridgway, School District No. R-2, of the County of Ouray a
Ridgway Middle School
1200 Green St
Ridgway, CO 81432
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ridgway, School District No. R-2, of the County of Ouray a
Ridgway High School
1200 Green St
Ridgway, CO 81432
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ridgway, School District No. R-2, of the County of Ouray a

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