Zip Code 81504 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGrand Junction
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mesa
Area Code970
Current Population:28481
Racial Majority:White 82.76%
Public School Racial Majority:White 66%
Unemployment Rate:6.6%
Median Household Income$45436
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49050
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range4695 - 6211 ft.
Area25 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.10569500, -108.46995200

Zip Code 81504 Description

Zip Code 81504 is located in the state of Colorado in the Grand Junction metro area. Zip code 81504 is primarily located in Mesa County. The official US Postal Service name for 81504 is GRAND JUNCTION, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81504 are contained within or border the city limits of Clifton, CO, Fruitvale, CO, Grand Junction, CO, and Orchard Mesa, CO. The area code for zip code 81504 is 970. 81504 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81504 is 6.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 81504 increased to 28481 from 21986 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81504 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 81504 public schools is White. 50.1% of students in 81504 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 24521 82.76% 22789 +8%
 Black Or African American 159 0.54% 163 -2%
 Hispanic 4180 14.11% 4647 -10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 62 0.21% 182 -66%
 Asian 61 0.21% 163 -63%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 15 -100%
 Other Race 25 0.48% 25 +472%
 Two Or More Races 497 1.69% 497 +1%

Zip Code 81504 Race/Ethnicity

 White 66%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 27.8%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 81504 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2848121986
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households10764
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
50.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
37.5%
Median Household Income$45436
Income Under $50K Per Year55.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
81504 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$156843
Average Real Estate Sale Price$139268
Current Unemployment Level 6.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 20b - Shale and Sedimentary Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 81504 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16233238475662605140271839
Avg Max Temp (°F)37465665758793908168514066
Avg Precip (In.).56.44.94.841.04.46.71.75.87.99.74.498.84
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Grand Junction, CO
CBSA Type81504
CBSA Population148729
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours
Downtown Grand Junction
White Willows