Zip Code 81226 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFlorence
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fremont
Secondary County: Custer
Area Code719
Current Population:9066
Racial Majority: 61.73%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$38105
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47040
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range5217 - 8741 ft.
Area104 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.32284100, -105.15080400

Zip Code 81226 Description

Zip Code 81226 is located in the state of Colorado in the Colorado Springs - Pueblo metro area. Zip code 81226 is primarily located in Fremont County. Portions of 81226 are also located in Custer County. The official US Postal Service name for 81226 is FLORENCE, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81226 are contained within or border the city limits of Florence, CO, Williamsburg, CO, Rockvale, CO, Coal Creek, CO, and Penrose, CO. The area code for zip code 81226 is 719. 81226 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81226 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 81226 decreased to 9066 from 9253 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81226 is while the majority ethnicity attending 81226 public schools is White. 54.5% of students in 81226 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5611 61.73% 6171 -9%
 Black Or African American 846 9.31% 896 -6%
 Hispanic 1905 20.96% 1596 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 261 2.87% 229 +14%
 Asian 160 1.76% 76 +111%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.29% 1 +2500%
 Other Race 0 0.28% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 97 2.82% 97 +164%

Zip Code 81226 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79.1%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 16.4%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 81226 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population90669253
Male Population66.90%
Female Population33.10%
Total Households2414
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
54.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$38105
Income Under $50K Per Year63.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.30%
81226 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 5Doug LambornRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$127230
Average Real Estate Sale Price$103534
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 26e - Piedmont Plains and Tablelands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 81226 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20222835445357564838262037
Avg Max Temp (°F)48525764738489877968554967
Avg Precip (In.).4.36.881.421.741.331.842.071.03.68.66.412.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Canon City, CO
CBSA Type81226
CBSA Population48013
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours