Zip Code 81212 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCanon City
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fremont
Area Code719
Alternate Zip Code NamesBROOKSIDE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBUCKSKIN JOE
ILSE
PARKDALE
PENITENTIARY
PROSPECT HEIGHTS
Current Population:29742
Racial Majority: 77.29%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$43202
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54630
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range5381 - 9564 ft.
Area479 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.53758900, -105.34466000

Zip Code 81212 Description

Zip Code 81212 is located in the state of Colorado in the Colorado Springs - Pueblo metro area. Zip code 81212 is primarily located in Fremont County. The official US Postal Service name for 81212 is CANON CITY, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81212 are contained within or border the city limits of Canon City, CO, Lincoln Park, CO, Williamsburg, CO, Brookside, CO, and Florence, CO. The area code for zip code 81212 is 719. 81212 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81212 is 5.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 81212 increased to 29742 from 29188 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81212 is while the majority ethnicity attending 81212 public schools is White. 54.5% of students in 81212 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 23350 77.29% 24222 -4%
 Black Or African American 1836 6.08% 888 +107%
 Hispanic 3767 12.47% 3669 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 340 1.13% 386 -12%
 Asian 394 1.3% 164 +140%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.03% 10 -10%
 Other Race 14 0.41% 14 +786%
 Two Or More Races 389 1.29% 389 +1%

Zip Code 81212 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82.5%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 12.5%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 81212 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2974229188
Male Population56.80%
Female Population43.20%
Total Households10708
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
54.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
62.5%
Median Household Income$43202
Income Under $50K Per Year56.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.90%
81212 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 5Doug LambornRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$126391
Average Real Estate Sale Price$138752
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 26h - Pinyon-Juniper Woodlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 81212 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17202533425056554636251835
Avg Max Temp (°F)47505663728287857767534765
Avg Precip (In.).45.391.081.51.721.291.842.071.22.76.81.513.64
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Canon City, CO
CBSA Type81212
CBSA Population48013
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours