Zip Code 81643 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMesa
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mesa
Area Code970
Current Population:793
Racial Majority: 89.48%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$42743
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time33.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range5509 - 10657 ft.
Area271 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.07382500, -108.12322100

Zip Code 81643 Description

Zip Code 81643 is located in the state of Colorado in the Grand Junction metro area. Zip code 81643 is primarily located in Mesa County. The official US Postal Service name for 81643 is MESA, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81643 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 81643 is 970. 81643 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81643 is 4.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is higher 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 81643 increased to 793 from 718 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81643 is while the majority ethnicity attending 81643 public schools is . % of students in 81643 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 706 89.48% 757 -7%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 22 2.79% 20 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 61 7.73% 4 +1425%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 10 0% 10 -100%

Zip Code 81643 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
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Zip Code 81643 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population793718
Male Population51.50%
Female Population48.50%
Total Households342
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42743
Income Under $50K Per Year58.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.20%
81643 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Colorado Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$248717
Average Real Estate Sale Price$104333
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 20b - Shale and Sedimentary Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 81643 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11172532404854534434231333
Avg Max Temp (°F)37445361718288867765483962
Avg Precip (In.).81.771.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Grand Junction, CO
CBSA Type81643
CBSA Population148729
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours