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ZIP Code 81648

Primary City:Rangely, CO (View All Cities)
County: Rio Blanco County
Timezone: Mountain (5:21am)
Area code: 970 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.0, -108.7
ZIP (~28 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81648

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81648. 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 81648. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81648, 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:
Rangely, CO

Stats and Demographics for the 81648 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81648 is located in northwest Colorado and covers an extremely 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 81648 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81648 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,808
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,212
Median Home Value $159,400
Land Area 1,230.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,055
Median Household Income $63,636

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 33


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5111103214
5-99689185
10-147777154
15-19131123254
20-24131139270
25-2912799226
30-348683169
35-396977146
40-447379152
45-49104106210
50-54145129274
55-5910459163
60-645860118
65-69503787
70-74344478
75-79322759
80-84121123
85 Plus81826

Gender

 Male 1,448 52%
 Female 1,360 48%
Gender

Race

 White 2,573 91.6%
 Black Or African American 39 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 1.0%
 Asian 11 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 87 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 70 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24314172
25-3411773190
35-4410144145
45-5423253285
55-6415627183
65-748026106
75-8448856
85 Plus10818

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 611 58%
 Single Guardian 115 11%
 Singles 276 26%
 Singles With Roommate 53 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 697 66%
 Households with Kids 358 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1162036
2212041
3182947
4191736
5181230
6251843
7161935
8162238
9211839
10121628
11111526
12191332
13211637
14141731
15171532
1622931
17202242
18273562
19454287
20454792

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81648 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81648 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 81648 real estate data, the median home value of $159,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 81648 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 81648 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81648 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,618 93.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 10 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 177 6.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 546 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 229 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 280 23%
 Households Vacant 157 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 74 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 18%
 For Migrant Workers 4 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 25 10%
 1 Bedroom 79 32%
 2 Bedroom 61 25%
 3+ Bedroom 81 33%
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 $63,636 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81648 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. More commuters in 81648 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 789 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 556 28%
 No Earnings 639 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 789 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 556 28%
 No Earnings 639 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 974 89%
 Public transportation 21 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 4%
 Worked at Home 54 5%
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 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 118 15%
 High School Graduate 453 58%
 Associate's degree 84 11%
 Bachelor's degree 82 10%
 Master's degree 32 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 14 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 443 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 51 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81648

ZIP Code 81648 is in the Rangely School District Re4. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81648.

Rangely Junior/Senior High School
234 South Jones Ave
Rangely, CO 81648
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Rangely School District Re4
Parkview Elementary School
550 River Rd
Rangely, CO 81648
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rangely School District Re4

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