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81253 Zip Code (CO) Detailed Profile



Counties: Custer County, CO (61.82%), Fremont County, CO (38.18%)
Estimated zip code population in 2016: 630
Zip code population in 2010: 410
Zip code population in 2000: 341

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 81253: 90.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 128.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 5 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 81253
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2016:
This zip code:

0.4% ($1,007)
Colorado:

0.5% ($1,611)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,626 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $679 (0.3%)

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Males: 306  (48.6%)
Females: 324  (51.4%)

For population 25 years and over in 81253:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 81253:

  • Never married: 9.0%
  • Now married: 81.2%
  • Separated: 6.2%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Zip code 81253 compared to state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 81253

  • Zip code 81253 races chart
    • 393White population
    • 1Black population
    • 1American Indian population
    • 0Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 0Some other race population
    • 6Two or more races population
    • 9Hispanic or Latino population

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2016: $268,709
81253:

$268,709
Colorado:

$314,200
Median resident age:
This zip code:

60.9 years
Colorado median age:

36.7 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.3 people
Colorado:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 81253, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $51,561 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$51,561
State:

$69,103

Salary/wage: $43,677 (reported on 72.2% of returns)
Here:

$43,677
State:

$54,794
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 60.9% for AGIs below $25k, 77.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 72.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 45.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $733 (reported on 33.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$733
Colorado:

$1,971

Ordinary dividends: $867 (reported on 16.7% of returns)
Here:

$867
State:

$7,140

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$67 (reported on 16.7% of returns)
Here:

+$67
State:

+$23,009

Profit/loss from business: +$2,433 (reported on 16.7% of returns)
Here:

+$2,433
State:

+$13,514

Total itemized deductions: $18,940 (21% of AGI, reported on 27.8% of returns)
Here:

$18,940
State:

$24,621

Here:

20.7% of AGI
State:

18.5% of AGI

Charity contributions: $2,525 (reported on 22.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,525
State:

$4,449

Taxes paid: $4,640 (reported on 27.8% of returns)
81253:

$4,640
State:

$7,641


Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 55.6%
Here:

56%
State:

49%
(% for various income ranges: 50.0% for AGIs below $25k, 50.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 100.0% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 81253, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $41,143 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$41,143
State:

$55,014

Salary/wage: $39,369 (reported on 74.6% of returns)
Here:

$39,369
State:

$46,010
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 131.1% for AGIs below $10k, 72.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 66.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 68.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,431 (reported on 57.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,431
Colorado:

$2,127
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.7% for AGIs below $10k, 3.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $792 (reported on 25.4% of returns)
Here:

$792
State:

$3,782

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,556 (reported on 19.0% of returns)
Here:

+$3,556
State:

+$17,882

Profit/loss from business: +$5,810 (reported on 22.2% of returns)
Here:

+$5,810
State:

+$11,247

Total itemized deductions: $16,403 (25% of AGI, reported on 38.1% of returns)
Here:

$16,403
State:

$20,560

Here:

24.8% of AGI
State:

21.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 21.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 16.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,433 (4% of AGI, reported on 31.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,433
State:

$3,518

Here:

3.5% of AGI
State:

3.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,403 (reported on 76.2% of returns)
81253:

$5,403
State:

$9,173
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.8% for AGIs below $10k, 4.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,632 (reported on 10.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,632
State:

$1,595

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 70.9%
Here:

71%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 63.6% for AGIs below $10k, 75.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 71.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 63.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 80.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2016:
This zip code:

$69,535
Colorado:

$65,685
81253 map Nearest zip codes: 81226, 81221, 81244, 81023, 81005, 81240.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

47.5%
Colorado:

49.0%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

7.5%
Colorado:

6.1%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 22
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 251


Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 28 (27 now married, 0 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 81253 with a mortgage: 166 (25 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 104

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,768
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $420

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

2.1%
Whole state:

11.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2016:
This zip code:

2.1%
Whole state:

6.3%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.4
State:

6.8
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 81253: San Isabel Ski Area (A), Mountain View Community Hall (B), Smith Creek Campground (C), Florence Picnic Area (D), North Creek Campground (E), Wetmore Volunteer Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Church in zip code 81253: Dew Hope Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Reservoir: Florence Number 1 and 2 Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Creeks: Bigelow Creek (A), Lefthand Fork North Creek (B), Ditch Creek (C), Asher Creek (D), Willow Spring Creek (E), Fourmile Creek (F), Silver Park Creek (G), Smith Creek (H), Lewis Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Tourist attraction (not listed on the city page) : Wetmore Community Building (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 95 County Road 393) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Year house built

  • 146Built 2014 or later
  • 0Built 2010 to 2013
  • 36Built 2000 to 2009
  • 32Built 1990 to 1999
  • 23Built 1980 to 1989
  • 43Built 1970 to 1979
  • 58Built 1960 to 1969
  • 0Built 1950 to 1959
  • 0Built 1940 to 1949
  • 57Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 81253 population

Zip code 81253 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 81253

  • 0no bedroom
  • 161 bedroom
  • 432 bedrooms
  • 1703 bedrooms
  • 64 bedrooms
  • 35+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 81253 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 81253

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 212 bedrooms
  • 03 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 81253 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in 81253 in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 0no vehicle
  • 121 vehicle
  • 872 vehicles
  • 803 vehicles
  • 384 vehicles
  • 345+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 81253 population

Cars and other vehicles available in 81253 in renter-occupied apartments

  • 0no vehicle
  • 01 vehicle
  • 212 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 81253 population

  • Zip code 81253 household income distribution in 2016

  • Zip code 81253 household income distribution in 2016
  • 6$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2$20,000 to $24,999
  • 56$30,000 to $34,999
  • 9$45,000 to $49,999
  • 73$60,000 to $74,999
  • 92$75,000 to $99,999
  • 7$100,000 to $124,999
  • 23$125,000 to $149,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 81253

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2016 in zip code 81253
  • 20$60,000 to $69,999
  • 9$100,000 to $124,999
  • 15$150,000 to $174,999
  • 69$175,000 to $199,999
  • 19$200,000 to $249,999
  • 21$250,000 to $299,999
  • 33$300,000 to $399,999
  • 25$400,000 to $499,999
  • 8$500,000 to $749,999
  • 17$750,000 to $999,999
  • 47$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 81253

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in zip code 81253
  • 17$350 to $399

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2016 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $213,497

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $268,709
81253:

$268,709
Colorado:

$314,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $201,391 - $393,142

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $413,509
Here:

$413,509
State:

$396,907

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Note: State values scaled to Here population

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 272
  • Mobile homes: 18
  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 81253

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 81253
  • 93.8%206Drove a car alone
  • 5.9%13Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 81253

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 81253
  • 535 to 9 minutes
  • 1220 to 24 minutes
  • 6830 to 34 minutes
  • 935 to 39 minutes
  • 1640 to 44 minutes
  • 745 to 59 minutes
  • 2960 to 89 minutes
  • 1090 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 65.3%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 631
  • In family households: 607 (129 male householders, 120 female householders)
    227 spouses, 103 children (96 natural, 8 adopted, 1 stepchildren), 24 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 other relatives, 0 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 21 (10 male householders (10 living alone)), 11 female householders (11 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 176 2-persons, 61 3-persons, 12 4-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 21 1-person

32 married couples with children.
0 single-parent households ().

91.4% of residents of 81253 zip code speak English at home.
9.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 13 (2.2%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

2.2%
Whole state:

9.8%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 92%Netherlands

Most common first ancestries reported in 81253 (%)

  • 37%European
  • 20%French
  • 14%English
  • 9%American
  • 4%German
  • 3%Italian
  • 3%Swiss

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 121990 to 1999
  • 0Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 81253 population

Zip code 81253 marital status for males
Zip code 81253 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 6.3%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 52%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 31%Wood
  • 16%Electricity

Population in 1990: 357. Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-4.5%).

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

  • This state: 168
  • Northeast: 8
  • Midwest: 224
  • South: 89
  • West: 124

78% of the 81253 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 11% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Colorado.

94% of the 81253 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 23% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 52% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 23% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 33
Here:

100.0%
Colorado:

7.2%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • Construction: Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction (10-19 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Janitorial Services (5-9: 1)
  • Construction: New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders) (1-4: 1)
  • Information: Software Publishers (1-4: 1)
  • Construction: Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors (1-4: 1)
  • Construction: Electrical Contractors (1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

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

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 81253 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James475.5 years
Fred381.7 years
Arthur372.6 years
John374.0 years
William374.3 years
Thomas371.3 years
Floyd246.0 years
Harry292.4 years
Alice289.5 years
Glen266.5 years
Most common last names in zip code 81253 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Breece570.2 years
Hall482.8 years
Babcock361.3 years
Dunsmoor387.0 years
Hurley378.0 years
Riesner367.0 years
Smith373.7 years
Dolan285.4 years
Gregorich281.0 years
Bate287.4 years
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