ZIP Code 81252 - Westcliffe Colorado

ZIP Code 81252 is located in Westcliffe Colorado. Portions of 81252 are also in Silver Cliff. 81252 is primarily within Custer County, with some portions in Fremont County. Regionally, it is located in the Colorado Springs-Pueblo Area.

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ZIP Code 81252 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameWestcliffe
Primary CountyCuster County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)4,060
Area Code(s)719
Current Time

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81252 Demographics

81252 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Colorado based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 81252 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 81252 is White. The current unemployment level in 81252 is 2.4%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density8 People per Square Mile
Total Households1,807
Percentage High Income Households3.6%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$56,431
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$72,910
Current Unemployment Rate (February 2024)2.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 92.91%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 90.96%

81252 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American50.13%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

81252 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American51.53%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

81252 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1635.79%
Bachelor Degree59621.19%
High School Diploma77027.37%
No High School Diploma692.45%
GED or Alternate893.16%
1 or More Years of College57620.48%
Associates Degree1786.33%
Masters Degree2498.85%
Professional Degree471.67%
Doctorate Degree762.7%

81252 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 81252
RegionColorado Springs-Pueblo Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaCañon City, CO
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Denver
Area538 Square Miles

81252 Politics

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81252 Schools

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81252 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Average First Frost DateSeptember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateJune 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion21j - Grassland Parks

81252 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)710192533404443362515826
Avg Max Temp (°F)37404654637479767060453857
Avg Precip (In.).44.511.241.371.531.052.162.441.

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