Zip Code 81416 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDelta
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Delta
Secondary County: Montrose
Area Code970
Current Population:13874
Racial Majority: 76.25%
Public School Racial Majority:White 64.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$37165
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49240
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range4941 - 8357 ft.
Area384 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.74326400, -108.15102000

Zip Code 81416 Description

Zip Code 81416 is located in the state of Colorado in the Grand Junction metro area. Zip code 81416 is primarily located in Delta County. Portions of 81416 are also located in Montrose County. The official US Postal Service name for 81416 is DELTA, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81416 are contained within or border the city limits of Delta, CO, . The area code for zip code 81416 is 970. 81416 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81416 is 5.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 81416 increased to 13874 from 12021 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81416 is while the majority ethnicity attending 81416 public schools is White. 58.7% of students in 81416 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10512 76.25% 10328 +2%
 Black Or African American 288 2.09% 107 +169%
 Hispanic 2703 19.61% 3068 -12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.26% 90 -60%
 Asian 94 0.68% 80 +18%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 13 0.28% 13 +200%
 Two Or More Races 188 0.83% 188 -39%

Zip Code 81416 Race/Ethnicity

 White 64.2%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 30.3%
 Asian 2.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 81416 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1387412021
Male Population50.90%
Female Population49.10%
Total Households5214
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
58.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$37165
Income Under $50K Per Year64.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.70%
81416 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Colorado Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$305079
Average Real Estate Sale Price$129130
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 20b - Shale and Sedimentary Basins
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 81416 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)13192733424955544534241534
Avg Max Temp (°F)39475664748691898168524166
Avg Precip (In.).4.44.71.58.72.42.75.84.961.13.69.458.09
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours