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81089 Zip Code (Walsenburg, CO) Detailed Profile




City: Walsenburg, CO (0.46%)
County: Huerfano County, CO
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 4,515
Zip code population in 2010: 4,602
Zip code population in 2000: 5,602

Houses and condos: 2,861
Renter-occupied apartments: 737
% of renters here:

34%
State:

34%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 81089: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 692.0 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.8 sq. mi.
Population density: 7 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 81089
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.4% ($573)
Colorado:

0.5% ($1,951)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $703 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $534 (0.4%)

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Males: 2,281  (50.5%)
Females: 2,234  (49.5%)

For population 25 years and over in 81089:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 81089:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 50.2%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

Zip code 81089 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 81089 (2019)
    • 2,46253.5%White
    • 2,01643.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 451.0%American Indian
    • 410.9%Two or more races
    • 160.3%Black
    • 130.3%Asian
    • 50.1%Some other race
    • 40.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Urban population: 3,317
Rural population: 1,197

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $129,262
81089:

$129,262
Colorado:

$394,600



According to our research of Colorado and other state lists, there were 45 registered sex offenders living in 81089 zip code as of June 25, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 81089 is 101 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

55.3 years
Colorado median age:

37.1 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.0 people
Colorado:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 81089, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $35,133 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$35,133
State:

$69,103

Salary/wage: $29,260 (reported on 75.1% of returns)
Here:

$29,260
State:

$54,794
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 71.4% for AGIs below $25k, 62.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 64.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 57.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 55.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,253 (reported on 33.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,253
Colorado:

$1,971
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,869 (reported on 14.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,869
State:

$7,140
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$3,079 (reported on 10.7% of returns)
Here:

+$3,079
State:

+$23,009
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,467 (reported on 13.6% of returns)
Here:

+$5,467
State:

+$13,514
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs below $25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $11,350 (reported on 12.4% of returns)
81089:

$11,350
Colorado:

$17,927
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.6% for AGIs below $25k, 4.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $19,319 (28% of AGI, reported on 18.1% of returns)
Here:

$19,319
State:

$24,621

Here:

28.5% of AGI
State:

18.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.2% for AGIs below $25k, 9.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $3,304 (reported on 13.0% of returns)
Here:

$3,304
State:

$4,449
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $3,497 (reported on 17.5% of returns)
81089:

$3,497
State:

$7,641
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.2% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,314 (reported on 24.9% of returns)
Here:

$2,314
State:

$2,095
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 52.0%
Here:

52%
State:

49%
(% for various income ranges: 47.4% for AGIs below $25k, 53.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 59.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 63.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 81089, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $27,826 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$27,826
State:

$55,014

Salary/wage: $24,689 (reported on 76.1% of returns)
Here:

$24,689
State:

$46,010
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 131.7% for AGIs below $10k, 66.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 72.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 70.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 64.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 35.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,595 (reported on 40.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,595
Colorado:

$2,127
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.9% for AGIs below $10k, 3.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,629 (reported on 16.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,629
State:

$3,782
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 1.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$5,475 (reported on 13.0% of returns)
Here:

+$5,475
State:

+$17,882
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs below $10k, 1.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,058 (reported on 17.9% of returns)
Here:

+$6,058
State:

+$11,247
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.4% for AGIs below $10k, 6.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.5% for AGIs $75k-100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,756 (reported on 2.4% of returns)
81089:

$2,756
Colorado:

$2,947

Total itemized deductions: $16,517 (29% of AGI, reported on 17.4% of returns)
Here:

$16,517
State:

$20,560

Here:

28.8% of AGI
State:

21.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.8% for AGIs below $10k, 7.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 9.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 12.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,802 (5% of AGI, reported on 13.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,802
State:

$3,518

Here:

4.6% of AGI
State:

3.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,653 (reported on 65.4% of returns)
81089:

$3,653
State:

$9,173
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.3% for AGIs below $10k, 3.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 20.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,810 (reported on 24.5% of returns)
Here:

$1,810
State:

$1,595

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 61.5%
Here:

61%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 55.8% for AGIs below $10k, 64.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 60.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 63.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$34,681
Colorado:

$77,127
Walsenburg, CO (81089) map Nearest zip codes: 81020, 81069, 81019, 81004, 81024, 81055.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

30.4%
Colorado:

47.5%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.3%
Colorado:

50.0%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 389
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,794


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 8 (0 now married, 8 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 764 (377 now married, 384 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 81089 with a mortgage: 540 (9 second mortgage, 6 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 937

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,048
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $388

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

18.5%
Whole state:

9.3%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

10.9%
Whole state:

4.9%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.8
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.0
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 81089: Capps Ranch (A), Mayne (B), Santa Clara (C), Kenner Ranch (D), Wilson Crossing (E), Hezron Camp (F), Calumet (G), Chase Ranch (H), Gordon (I), Lester (J), Morning Glory (K), Santa Fe Trail Council Camp (L), Augustine Windmill (M), South Windmill (N), Red Windmill (O), Santa Clara Windmill (P), Union Depot (Q), Huerfano County Detention Center (R), Huerfano County Courthouse (S), Saint Charles Hotel (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 81089 include: Saint Mary's Roman Catholic Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Second Spanish Presbyterian Church (C), Community Church (D), Church of the Nazarene (E), United Church of Walsenburg (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Speed Cemetery (1), Saint Marys Cemetery (2), Bustos Cemetery (3), Valdez Cemetery (4), Laguna Cemetery (5), Thomas Rodger Cemetery (6), Chavez Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes and reservoirs: Deus Lake (A), School Section Lake (B), Stanley Lake (C), Lower Deus Lake (D), Valdez Lake (E), Hauser Lake (F), Brunelli Reservoir (G), Horseshoe Lake Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sandy Arroyo (A), Walsen Arroyo (B), Santa Clara Creek (C), Story Creek (D), Cherry Creek (E), Mustang Arroyo (F), Bear Creek (G), Mayne Arroyo (H), Sand Arroyo (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 81089 include: People's Park (1), Lathrop State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 212014 or later
  • 202010 to 2013
  • 1992000 to 2009
  • 5381990 to 1999
  • 1451980 to 1989
  • 2351970 to 1979
  • 2641960 to 1969
  • 2331950 to 1959
  • 2401940 to 1949
  • 9171939 or earlier

Zip code 81089 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Walsenburg, CO (81089)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Walsenburg, CO (81089)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 411 bedroom
  • 4072 bedrooms
  • 7263 bedrooms
  • 2114 bedrooms
  • 745+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walsenburg, CO (81089)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walsenburg, CO (81089)
  • 88no bedroom
  • 2301 bedroom
  • 2592 bedrooms
  • 1543 bedrooms
  • 114 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Walsenburg, CO (81089) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Walsenburg, CO (81089) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 29no vehicle
  • 3411 vehicle
  • 5732 vehicles
  • 3563 vehicles
  • 1104 vehicles
  • 565+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Walsenburg, CO (81089) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Walsenburg, CO (81089) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 272no vehicle
  • 3741 vehicle
  • 242 vehicles
  • 383 vehicles
  • 334 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 81089 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 81089 household income distribution in 2019
  • 244Less than $10,000
  • 123$10,000 to $14,999
  • 129$15,000 to $19,999
  • 232$20,000 to $24,999
  • 204$25,000 to $29,999
  • 131$30,000 to $34,999
  • 105$35,000 to $39,999
  • 168$40,000 to $44,999
  • 73$45,000 to $49,999
  • 133$50,000 to $59,999
  • 174$60,000 to $74,999
  • 199$75,000 to $99,999
  • 126$100,000 to $124,999
  • 32$125,000 to $149,999
  • 23$150,000 to $199,999
  • 33$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 81089

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 81089
  • 16Less than $10,000
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 34$20,000 to $24,999
  • 17$25,000 to $29,999
  • 4$30,000 to $34,999
  • 25$35,000 to $39,999
  • 6$40,000 to $49,999
  • 93$50,000 to $59,999
  • 132$60,000 to $69,999
  • 73$70,000 to $79,999
  • 76$80,000 to $89,999
  • 32$90,000 to $99,999
  • 163$100,000 to $124,999
  • 20$125,000 to $149,999
  • 126$150,000 to $174,999
  • 86$175,000 to $199,999
  • 104$200,000 to $249,999
  • 117$250,000 to $299,999
  • 132$300,000 to $399,999
  • 26$400,000 to $499,999
  • 39$500,000 to $749,999
  • 8$750,000 to $999,999
  • 25$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 81089

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 81089
  • 13Less than $100
  • 47$100 to $149
  • 15$150 to $199
  • 21$200 to $249
  • 18$250 to $299
  • 70$300 to $349
  • 77$350 to $399
  • 91$400 to $449
  • 86$450 to $499
  • 25$500 to $549
  • 17$550 to $599
  • 25$600 to $649
  • 22$1,000 to $1,249
  • 154No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $629.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $162,310.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $131,148
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $155,680
  • Asian householders: $103,786
  • Some other race householders: $113,222
  • Two or more races householders: $111,146
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $113,976

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $129,262
81089:

$129,262
Colorado:

$394,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $76,803 - $241,793

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $107,596
Here:

$107,596
State:

$487,835

Mobile homes: $80,442
Here:

$80,442
State:

$102,984
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 81089
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,173
  • One, attached: 72
  • Two: 92
  • 3 or 4: 92
  • 5 to 9: 76
  • 10 to 19: 34
  • 20 to 49: 13
  • Mobile homes: 287

Unemployment: 2.7%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 81089

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 81089
  • 66.3%1,081Drove a car alone
  • 10.4%170Carpooled
  • 0.2%4Bus or trolley bus
  • 6.1%100Walked
  • 1.0%16Other means
  • 16.7%272Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 81089

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 81089
  • 131Less than 5 minutes
  • 4405 to 9 minutes
  • 21710 to 14 minutes
  • 12115 to 19 minutes
  • 8520 to 24 minutes
  • 6725 to 29 minutes
  • 9930 to 34 minutes
  • 735 to 39 minutes
  • 340 to 44 minutes
  • 7245 to 59 minutes
  • 10060 to 89 minutes
  • 2890 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 83.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,515
  • Male householders: 1,099 (459 living alone), Female householders: 1,102 (415 living alone)
  • 826 spouses (826 opposite-sex spouses), 185 unmarried partners, (178 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 784 children (748 natural, 24 adopted, 12 stepchildren), 79 grandchildren, 12 brothers or sisters, 33 parents, 0 foster children, 168 other relatives, 73 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 161 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 825 2-persons, 197 3-persons, 139 4-persons, 38 5-persons, 25 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 873 1-person, 90 2-persons, 19 3-persons

326 married couples with children.
226 single-parent households (9 men, 217 women).

90.1% of residents of 81089 zip code speak English at home.
9.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% very well, 19% well, 10% not well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (47% very well, 11% well, 42% not at all).

Foreign born population: 105 (2.3%)
(27.2% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

2.3%
Whole state:

9.5%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 75%Honduras
  • 3%Syria
Most common first ancestries reported in 81089
  • 9%German
  • 8%Italian
  • 5%Irish
  • 3%English
  • 2%American
  • 2%Scottish
  • 2%European
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 222010 or later
  • 212000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 66Before 1990

Zip code 81089 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • JOHN MALL HIGH SCHOOL (335 PINE STREET in WALSENBURG, CO)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-9212
    Organizations: HUERFANO RE-1 (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • BOLD PETROLEUM INC (455 US HWY 85 in WALSENBURG, CO)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS
  • D.G. HUSKIN CONSTR. CO. - PINO PIT (NW NE SEC 1 T27S R68W 13 MILES NW OF WALSENBURG CO in WALSENBURG, 10.7 MI NW OF, CO)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: CONSTRUCTION SAND AND GRAVEL
  • A. BLASI & SON TRUCKING & EARTHMOVING, I (SE SE SEC 26 T26S R65W in WALSENBURG, 10.6 MI NE OF, CO)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: CONSTRUCTION SAND AND GRAVEL
  • COUNTRY HOST MOTEL (553 HIGHWAY 85 & 87 in WALSENBURG, CO)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
  • HUERFANO COUNTY COMMISSIONERS (400 MAIN ST in WALSENBURG, CO)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: CONSTRUCTION SAND AND GRAVEL
  • HUERFANO SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 (611 WEST SEVENTH STREET in WALSENBURG, CO)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
  • CSU HUERFANO COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE (UNKNOWN in WALSENBURG, CO)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
  • ACORN REALTY (114 EAST SIXTH ST in WALSENBURG, CO)
    ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Integrated Compliance Information System)
    Business SIC classification: REAL ESTATE AGENTS AND MANAGERS

Zip code 81089 marital status for males
Zip code 81089 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 5.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 6.7%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 53.6%Utility gas
  • 23.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.2%Electricity
  • 10.0%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 4,347. Population change in the 1990s: +1,255 (+28.9%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 2,825
  • Northeast: 171
  • Midwest: 545
  • South: 405
  • West: 450

52% of the 81089 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Colorado.

89% of the 81089 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in Walsenburg, CO (81089)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 48
Here:

11.6%
Colorado:

8.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
Colorado:

8.6%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 56
Here:

35.5%
Colorado:

13.1%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 88,181Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 72,202Business and financial operations occupations
  • 50,746Community and social service occupations
  • 43,420Management occupations
  • 40,411Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 39,212Healthcare support occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • RIO INVESTMENTS (22540 W HIGHWAY 160 in WALSENBURG, CO; small business) : $43,400 in 2 contracts from 2002 to 2003
    $26,400 with Natural Resources Conservation Service for Lease or Rental of Facilities -- Office Buildings. Signed on 2003-09-15. Completion date: 2003-09-15.
    $17,000 with Soil Conservation Service (disused code) for Lease or Rental of Facilities -- Office Buildings. Signed on 2002-09-15. Completion date: 2002-09-15.
  • QUEST ENTERPRISES INC (408 RUSSELL AVE in WALSENBURG, CO; small business) : $35,956 in 3 contracts from 2003 to 2005
    $21,680 with Army for Clothing, Special Purpose. Taking place in TX. Signed on 2004-09-11. Completion date: 2004-10-31.
    $14,492 with Army for Inspection Services (including commercial testing and lab services, except medical/dental) -- Fire Fighting, Rescue, and Safety Equipment; and Environmental Protection Equipment and Materials. Taking place in TX. Signed on 2003-03-11. Completion date: 2003-04-12.
    -$216 with Army for Clothing, Special Purpose. Taking place in TX. Signed on 2005-03-28. Completion date: 2004-10-31.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (250-499 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Facilities Support Services (100-249: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (20-49: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 6)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49: 1, 10-19: 2)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Vocational Rehabilitation Services (20-49: 1, 10-19: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (20-49: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels (10-19: 1, 1-4: 4)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 128 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 15 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 13 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 735 people in state prisons
  • 133 people in nursing homes
  • 28 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 19 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 26. The highest number of fire incidents - 56 took place in 2006, and the least - 5 in 2005. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 81089 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (62.6%), and Structure Fires (23.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 81089
    • 23162.6%Outside Fires
    • 8523.0%Structure Fires
    • 5113.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.5%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 81089, Colorado

Most common first names in zip code 81089 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8176.8 years
Mary6480.1 years
Joe5177.3 years
Jose4579.5 years
Frank3776.1 years
Maria3686.4 years
James3377.1 years
Joseph3274.1 years
Robert2970.3 years
William2874.1 years
Most common last names in zip code 81089 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martinez8576.3 years
Vigil5780.1 years
Garcia3677.6 years
Sandoval3076.7 years
Trujillo2880.2 years
Andreatta2280.6 years
Valdez2077.9 years
Cordova2081.3 years
Lucero1880.1 years
Cruz1769.2 years
Businesses in zip code 81089
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Kroger1
Best Western1Safeway1
Carl\s Jr.1Subway1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS2
Knights Inn1Vons1
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