ZIP Code 81231 - Gunnison Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameGunnison
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Gunnison
Area Code970
Current Population:715
Racial Majority: 77.07%
Unemployment Rate:2.4%
Median Household Income$25000
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time14.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range7960 - 7960 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.55220200, -106.90457000

Map of ZIP Code 81231 Border

Zip Code 81231 Description

Zip Code 81231 is located in the state of Colorado in the Grand Junction metro area. Zip code 81231 is primarily located in Gunnison County. The official US Postal Service name for 81231 is GUNNISON, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81231 are contained within or border the city limits of Gunnison, CO, . The area code for zip code 81231 is 970. 81231 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81231 is 2.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 81231 is while the majority ethnicity attending 81231 public schools is . % of students in 81231 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 437 77.07% 614 -29%
 Black Or African American 25 4.41% 10 +150%
 Hispanic 92 16.23% 58 +59%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.35% 1 +100%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 28 1.94% 28 -61%

Zip Code 81231 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 81231 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population7150
Male Population61.40%
Female Population38.60%
Total Households3
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$25000
Income Under $50K Per Year70.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.00%

Average Real Estate Asking Price$337164
Average Real Estate Sale Price$369865
Current Unemployment Level 2.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
81230 - Gunnison
Gunnison, CO
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 21i - Sagebrush Parks
Average First Frost DatesAugust 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesJune 21 - 31

Zip Code 81231 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-50142130364341332211-120
Avg Max Temp (°F)26324354657580787160433055
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours