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ZIP Code 81523

Primary City:Glade Park, CO (View All Cities)
County: Mesa County
Timezone: Mountain (9:42pm)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.9, -108.8
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81523

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81523. 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 81523. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81523, 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:
Glade Park, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81523 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81523 is located in west 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 81523 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly less than average. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81523 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 763
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 448
Median Home Value $355,400
Land Area 330.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 339
Median Household Income $51,280

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 399 52%
 Female 364 48%


 White 735 96.3%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.3%
 Asian 4 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.6%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 233 69%
 Single Guardian 18 5%
 Singles 67 20%
 Singles With Roommate 21 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 275 81%
 Households with Kids 64 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81523 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81523 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 81523 real estate data, the median home value of $355,400 is extremely high 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 81523. Rentals in 81523 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81523 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 763 100%
 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 208 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 110 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 21 5%
 Households Vacant 109 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 73 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 47%
 3+ Bedroom 10 53%
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 $51,280 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81523 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 81523 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 500 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 119 14%
 No Earnings 215 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 500 60%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 119 14%
 No Earnings 215 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 544 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 3%
 Worked at Home 20 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 81523 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 199 56%
 Associate's degree 61 17%
 Bachelor's degree 59 17%
 Master's degree 14 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 20 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 107 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81523

ZIP Code 81523 is in the Mesa County Valley School District No. 51. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81523.

Glade Park Community School
16250 Ds Rd
Glade Park, CO 81523
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa County Valley School District No. 51

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