Zip Code 81522 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGateway
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mesa
Area Code970
Current Population:139
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$53985
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range4689 - 9374 ft.
Area925 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.69344500, -108.70392200

Zip Code 81522 Description

Zip Code 81522 is located in the state of Colorado in the Grand Junction metro area. Zip code 81522 is primarily located in Mesa County. The official US Postal Service name for 81522 is GATEWAY, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81522 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 81522 is 970. 81522 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81522 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 81522 increased to 139 from 61 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81522 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 81522 public schools is . % of students in 81522 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 25 100% 120 -79%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 14 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 81522 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 81522 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population13961
Male Population54.00%
Female Population46.00%
Total Households63
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$53985
Income Under $50K Per Year46.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.60%
81522 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$470600
Average Real Estate Sale Price$430335
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 20c - Semiarid Benchlands and Canyonlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 81522 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18233137455359574937261938
Avg Max Temp (°F)41485664738489877967524265
Avg Precip (In.).79.641.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Grand Junction, CO
CBSA Type81522
CBSA Population148729
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours