Zip Code 81637 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGypsum
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Eagle
Secondary County: Garfield
Area Code970
Current Population:7721
Racial Majority:White 48.88%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 58.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$77233
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66600
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range6614 - 11562 ft.
Area735 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.79064200, -107.07332100

Zip Code 81637 Description

Zip Code 81637 is located in the state of Colorado in the Denver metro area. Zip code 81637 is primarily located in Eagle County. Portions of 81637 are also located in Garfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 81637 is GYPSUM, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81637 are contained within or border the city limits of Gypsum, CO, . The area code for zip code 81637 is 970. 81637 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81637 is 4.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 81637 increased to 7721 from 4916 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81637 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 81637 public schools is Hispanic. 47.1% of students in 81637 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3915 48.88% 3985 -2%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 10 -100%
 Hispanic 3914 48.87% 3573 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 1.16% 46 +102%
 Asian 0 0% 45 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 51 1.09% 51 +71%

Zip Code 81637 Race/Ethnicity

 White 38.5%
 Black Or African American 0.1%
 Hispanic 58.4%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 81637 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population77214916
Male Population52.50%
Female Population47.50%
Total Households2407
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
47.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
25.0%
Median Household Income$77233
Income Under $50K Per Year22.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year45.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.70%
81637 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$497190
Average Real Estate Sale Price$223196
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 21d - Foothills and Shrublands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJune 11 - 20

Zip Code 81637 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)10162429384448484030191030
Avg Max Temp (°F)35415158697984837562423559
Avg Precip (In.).69.56.75.75.91.81.43.881.051.09.62.7510.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Edwards, CO
CBSA Type81637
CBSA Population62938
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours