Zip Code 81223 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCotopaxi
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fremont
Secondary County: Custer
Area Code719
Current Population:1639
Racial Majority: 97.7%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$38193
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53090
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time36.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range6093 - 10109 ft.
Area325 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.40635900, -105.54581600

Zip Code 81223 Description

Zip Code 81223 is located in the state of Colorado in the Colorado Springs - Pueblo metro area. Zip code 81223 is primarily located in Fremont County. Portions of 81223 are also located in Custer County. The official US Postal Service name for 81223 is COTOPAXI, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81223 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 81223 is 719. 81223 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81223 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 81223 increased to 1639 from 1481 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81223 is while the majority ethnicity attending 81223 public schools is White. 49.5% of students in 81223 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1446 97.7% 1530 -5%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 3 -100%
 Hispanic 7 0.47% 55 -87%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 18 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 10 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.82% 22 +23%

Zip Code 81223 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.7%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 81223 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population16391481
Male Population51.90%
Female Population48.10%
Total Households780
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
49.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$38193
Income Under $50K Per Year62.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
81223 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 5Doug LambornRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$141029
Average Real Estate Sale Price$80844
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 21d - Foothills and Shrublands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 81223 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15182531404751494232191632
Avg Max Temp (°F)43455359687882797364464261
Avg Precip (In.).5.481.251.832.071.32.212.421.23.98.88.5815.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Canon City, CO
CBSA Type81223
CBSA Population48013
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours