ZIP Code 81401 - Montrose Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameMontrose
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montrose
Area Code970
Current Population:22437
Racial Majority: 76.34%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$44613
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53400
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range5551 - 8560 ft.
Area208 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.49832700, -107.79103300

Map of ZIP Code 81401 Border

Zip Code 81401 Description

Zip Code 81401 is located in the state of Colorado in the Grand Junction metro area. Zip code 81401 is primarily located in Montrose County. The official US Postal Service name for 81401 is MONTROSE, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81401 are contained within or border the city limits of Montrose, CO, . The area code for zip code 81401 is 970. 81401 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81401 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 81401 decreased to 22437 from 26168 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81401 is while the majority ethnicity attending 81401 public schools is White. 51.8% of students in 81401 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 16975 76.34% 17138 -1%
 Black Or African American 122 0.55% 76 +61%
 Hispanic 4591 20.65% 4563 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.29% 109 -41%
 Asian 122 0.55% 166 -27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 16 -100%
 Other Race 44 0% 44 -100%
 Two Or More Races 325 1.62% 325 +11%

Zip Code 81401 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60.4%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 35.4%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 81401 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2243726168
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households9158
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
44.4%
Median Household Income$44613
Income Under $50K Per Year55.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.50%
81401 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$266632
Average Real Estate Sale Price$226000
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 20b - Shale and Sedimentary Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 81401 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)13192834425056544635251635
Avg Max Temp (°F)37435361718287857764483862
Avg Precip (In.).57.43.78.841.09.671.111.181.141.2.92.6210.53
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Montrose, CO
CBSA Type81401
CBSA Population42389
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours