Zip Code 81623 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCarbondale
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pitkin
Secondary County: Gunnison
Area Code970
Alternate Zip Code NamesEL JEBEL
MARBLE
REDSTONE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCRYSTAL
Current Population:15235
Racial Majority:White 67.27%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 51.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$76467
Average Adjusted Gross Income$125250
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range6309 - 12356 ft.
Area428 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.20692700, -107.19552400

Zip Code 81623 Description

Zip Code 81623 is located in the state of Colorado in the Grand Junction metro area. Zip code 81623 is primarily located in Pitkin County. Portions of 81623 are also located in Gunnison County. The official US Postal Service name for 81623 is CARBONDALE, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81623 are contained within or border the city limits of El Jebel, CO, Carbondale, CO, Marble, CO, and Basalt, CO. The area code for zip code 81623 is 970. 81623 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81623 is 6.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 81623 increased to 15235 from 13008 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81623 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 81623 public schools is Hispanic. 41.7% of students in 81623 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9775 67.27% 10122 -3%
 Black Or African American 23 0.16% 38 -39%
 Hispanic 4482 30.85% 4745 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 0.6% 44 +98%
 Asian 81 0.56% 135 -40%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 21 0.06% 21 -57%
 Two Or More Races 123 0.5% 123 -41%

Zip Code 81623 Race/Ethnicity

 White 45%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 51.6%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 81623 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1523513008
Male Population52.20%
Female Population47.80%
Total Households5473
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
41.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
20.0%
Median Household Income$76467
Income Under $50K Per Year28.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.10%
81623 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$797589
Average Real Estate Sale Price$484173
Current Unemployment Level 6.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 21d - Foothills and Shrublands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesJune 1 - 10

Zip Code 81623 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17212933414852524535211634
Avg Max Temp (°F)36435158687782817361423759
Avg Precip (In.).85.761.16.881.23.81.241.211.351.33.981.0212.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours