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ZIP Code 81635

Primary City:Parachute, CO (View All Cities)
County: Garfield County
Timezone: Mountain (2:42am)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.5, -108.1
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81635

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81635. 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 81635. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81635, 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:
Parachute, CO
Acceptable:
Battlement Mesa, Btlmt Mesa
Unacceptable:
Grand Valley, Rulison

Stats and Demographics for the 81635 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81635 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 81635 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81635 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,957
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,068
Median Home Value $231,300
Land Area 290.95 sq mi
Water Area 1.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,221
Median Household Income $64,262

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5262237499
5-9242215457
10-14243194437
15-19234198432
20-24163147310
25-29221227448
30-34198174372
35-39195168363
40-44194195389
45-49237199436
50-54224176400
55-59187170357
60-64151130281
65-6992124216
70-749898196
75-797195166
80-845363116
85 Plus275582

Gender

 Male 3,092 52%
 Female 2,865 48%
Gender

Race

 White 5,030 84.4%
 Black Or African American 20 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 144 2.4%
 Asian 30 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 589 9.9%
 Two Or More Races 136 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24276996
25-34223164387
35-44234164398
45-54329135464
55-6429376369
65-7420147248
75-8416134195
85 Plus402464

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,295 58%
 Single Guardian 301 14%
 Singles 511 23%
 Singles With Roommate 114 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,392 63%
 Households with Kids 829 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1504999
26147108
3455095
45844102
5484795
6443983
76344107
8403979
9474693
10343670
11504191
12493584
136043103
14503989
15554095
16564399
175649105
18353570
19323163
20322961

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81635 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81635 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 81635 real estate data, the median home value of $231,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 81635 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 81635 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81635 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,957 100%
 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 1,141 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 367 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 713 23%
 Households Vacant 847 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 649 76.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 51 6.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 5.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 95 11.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 1%
 1 Bedroom 147 14%
 2 Bedroom 359 35%
 3+ Bedroom 515 50%
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 $64,262 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81635 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. Most commuters in 81635 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,776 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,507 30%
 No Earnings 1,701 34%
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 1,776 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,507 30%
 No Earnings 1,701 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,510 89.9%
 Public transportation 11 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 112 4.0%
 Worked at Home 160 5.7%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 263 13.5%
 High School Graduate 1,257 64.7%
 Associate's degree 89 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 250 12.9%
 Master's degree 48 2.5%
 Professional school degree 23 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,480 90.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 83 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 74 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81635

ZIP Code 81635 is in the Grand Valley, School District No. 16, in the County of Garfi. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81635.

Bea Underwood Elementary School
0741 Tamarisk Trail
Parachute, CO 81635
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Valley, School District No. 16, in the County of Garfi
Grand Valley Middle School
0364 Siprelle Dr
Parachute, CO 81635
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grand Valley, School District No. 16, in the County of Garfi
Grand Valley Center for Family Learning
100 East Second St
Parachute, CO 81635
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grand Valley, School District No. 16, in the County of Garfi
L.w. St. John Elementary School
460 Stone Quarry Rd
Parachute, CO 81635
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grand Valley, School District No. 16, in the County of Garfi
Grand Valley High School
800 Cardinal Way
Parachute, CO 81635
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grand Valley, School District No. 16, in the County of Garfi

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