ZIP Code 81324 - Dove Creek Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameDove Creek
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dolores
Area Code970
Current Population:1387
Racial Majority: 87.13%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.3%
Unemployment Rate:2.6%
Median Household Income$35700
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48290
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range5896 - 7763 ft.
Area233 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.73072400, -108.94494200

Map of ZIP Code 81324 Border

Zip Code 81324 Description

Zip Code 81324 is located in the state of Colorado in the Durango metro area. Zip code 81324 is primarily located in Dolores County. The official US Postal Service name for 81324 is DOVE CREEK, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81324 are contained within or border the city limits of Dove Creek, CO, . The area code for zip code 81324 is 970. 81324 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81324 is 2.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 81324 increased to 1387 from 1294 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81324 is while the majority ethnicity attending 81324 public schools is White. 47.7% of students in 81324 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1029 87.13% 1258 -18%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 67 5.67% 55 +22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 1.69% 36 -44%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.34% 2 +100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 33 5.17% 33 +85%

Zip Code 81324 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.3%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 1.3%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 81324 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population13871294
Male Population51.30%
Female Population48.70%
Total Households589
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35700
Income Under $50K Per Year66.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.20%
81324 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$270429
Average Real Estate Sale Price$231610
Current Unemployment Level 2.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 20a - Monticello-Cortez Uplands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesJune 1 - 10

Zip Code 81324 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13172430384553524434231532
Avg Max Temp (°F)36414958698086837562473860
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours