Zip Code 81648 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRangely
Zip Code StateColorado
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rio Blanco
Area Code970
Current Population:2808
Racial Majority: 89.62%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$52170
Average Adjusted Gross Income$71040
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range5259 - 8560 ft.
Area1198 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.96657200, -108.74536400

Zip Code 81648 Description

Zip Code 81648 is located in the state of Colorado in the Grand Junction metro area. Zip code 81648 is primarily located in Rio Blanco County. The official US Postal Service name for 81648 is RANGELY, Colorado. Portions of zip code 81648 are contained within or border the city limits of Rangely, CO, . The area code for zip code 81648 is 970. 81648 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Colorado.

The current unemployment level in 81648 is 4.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% 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 81648 increased to 2808 from 2539 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 81648 is while the majority ethnicity attending 81648 public schools is White. 30.8% of students in 81648 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2399 89.62% 2416 -1%
 Black Or African American 20 0.75% 39 -49%
 Hispanic 196 7.32% 270 -27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.26% 20 -65%
 Asian 6 0.22% 11 -45%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 4 0.22% 4 +50%
 Two Or More Races 47 1.61% 47 -9%

Zip Code 81648 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.3%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 9%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.2%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 81648 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population28082539
Male Population51.60%
Female Population48.40%
Total Households1055
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$52170
Income Under $50K Per Year47.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.10%
81648 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Colorado District 3Scott TiptonRepublican
Colorado District 1Diana DeGetteDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$194692
Average Real Estate Sale Price$116936
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 20b - Shale and Sedimentary Basins
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 81648 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)7132533425057554635221133
Avg Max Temp (°F)31385161718389877764463461
Avg Precip (In.).56.491.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours