Zip Code 81641 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMeeker
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rio Blanco
Secondary County: Garfield
Area Code970
Current Population:3834
Racial Majority:White 83.51%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$42859
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65040
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range5840 - 11047 ft.
Area1378 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.05457600, -107.70860400

Zip Code 81641 Description

Zip Code 81641 is located in the state of Colorado in the Grand Junction metro area. Zip code 81641 is primarily located in Rio Blanco County. Portions of 81641 are also located in Garfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 81641 is MEEKER, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81641 are contained within or border the city limits of Meeker, CO, . The area code for zip code 81641 is 970. 81641 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81641 is 5.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 81641 increased to 3834 from 3383 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81641 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 81641 public schools is White. 27.9% of students in 81641 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3009 83.51% 3315 -9%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 10 -100%
 Hispanic 435 12.07% 397 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 132 3.66% 24 +450%
 Asian 0 0% 11 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.33% 10 +20%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 66 0.42% 66 -77%

Zip Code 81641 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82.5%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 15.5%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 81641 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population38343383
Male Population51.40%
Female Population48.60%
Total Households1578
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
27.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$42859
Income Under $50K Per Year57.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.80%
81641 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$754815
Average Real Estate Sale Price$157000
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 20b - Shale and Sedimentary Basins
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesJune 1 - 10

Zip Code 81641 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)11132227354250473930201229
Avg Max Temp (°F)36414957677784827461453759
Avg Precip (In.).91.811.451.561.68.991.331.311.181.831.17.8415.04
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours