ZIP Code 81424 - Nucla Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameNucla
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Montrose
Area Code970
Current Population:1239
Racial Majority: 87.23%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.7%
Unemployment Rate:2.9%
Median Household Income$37300
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47050
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time15.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range5637 - 9597 ft.
Area263 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.33923500, -108.45958900

Map of ZIP Code 81424 Border

Zip Code 81424 Description

Zip Code 81424 is located in the state of Colorado in the Grand Junction metro area. Zip code 81424 is primarily located in Montrose County. The official US Postal Service name for 81424 is NUCLA, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81424 are contained within or border the city limits of Nucla, CO, Naturita, CO, . The area code for zip code 81424 is 970. 81424 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81424 is 2.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% 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 81424 decreased to 1239 from 1245 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81424 is while the majority ethnicity attending 81424 public schools is White. 53.4% of students in 81424 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 997 87.23% 1158 -14%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 72 6.3% 49 +47%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.79% 15 -40%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 9 5.69% 9 +622%

Zip Code 81424 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.7%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 8.6%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 81424 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population12391245
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households540
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$37300
Income Under $50K Per Year65.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.60%
81424 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$121100
Average Real Estate Sale Price$174462
Current Unemployment Level 2.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.8%
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Nucla, CO
Naturita, CO
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 20b - Shale and Sedimentary Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 81424 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)14212833425056554736251735
Avg Max Temp (°F)40475563738590877968524165
Avg Precip (In.).93.731.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Montrose, CO
CBSA Type81424
CBSA Population42389
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours