Zip Code 81147 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePagosa Springs
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Archuleta
Secondary County: Hinsdale
Area Code970
Alternate Zip Code NamesCHIMNEY ROCK
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesPAGOSA LAKES
Current Population:11446
Racial Majority:White 78.12%
Public School Racial Majority:White 63.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.1%
Median Household Income$45708
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64860
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range6457 - 11953 ft.
Area1140 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.18210600, -106.99835100

Zip Code 81147 Description

Zip Code 81147 is located in the state of Colorado in the Durango metro area. Zip code 81147 is primarily located in Archuleta County. Portions of 81147 are also located in Hinsdale County. The official US Postal Service name for 81147 is PAGOSA SPRINGS, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81147 are contained within or border the city limits of Pagosa Springs, CO, Arboles, CO, . The area code for zip code 81147 is 970. 81147 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81147 is 4.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 81147 increased to 11446 from 9412 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81147 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 81147 public schools is White. 50.1% of students in 81147 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9056 78.12% 8941 +1%
 Black Or African American 23 0.2% 31 -26%
 Hispanic 2051 17.69% 2047 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 231 1.99% 145 +59%
 Asian 99 0.85% 78 +27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.07% 3 +167%
 Other Race 21 0% 21 -100%
 Two Or More Races 180 1.08% 180 -31%

Zip Code 81147 Race/Ethnicity

 White 63.6%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 31.7%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.4%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 81147 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population114469412
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households4971
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45708
Income Under $50K Per Year55.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.50%
81147 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$268707
Average Real Estate Sale Price$307500
Current Unemployment Level 4.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfc - Subarctic With Cool Summers And Year Around Rainfall
Ecoregion 21f - Sedimentary Mid-Elevation Forests and Shrublands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJune 21 - 31

Zip Code 81147 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)8132127344147474030191028
Avg Max Temp (°F)39435057667781797362484060
Avg Precip (In.)1.981.61.941.441.44.972.022.812.142.31.951.6822.28
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours