Aurora, CO 80012 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 80012: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Aurora, CO 80012

Acceptable Alternative
Denver, CO 80012

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,211
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,690
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 8,811
  • County: Arapahoe County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.694, Longitude -104.833
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Aurora, CO 80012 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 49,729
Population in Households 49,439
Population in Familes 38,465
Population in Group Qrtrs 290
Population Density1 6,819
Diversity Index2 84


Total Households 19,010
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 11,631
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 20,453 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,685 (42.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,325 (50.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,443 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $173,776
Average Home Value $182,349


Median Household Income $42,443
Average Household Income $53,987
Per Capita Income $20,853
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.45% 1.65%
Households 1.19% 1.53%
Families 1.13% 1.49%
Median Household Income   0.33%
Per Capita Income   1.25%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Aurora, CO 80012 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 80012 to the other 504 ZIP Codes in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 14 97th
Population Density1 # 16 97th
Diversity Index2 # 5 99th
Median Household Income # 382 24th
Per Capita Income # 440 13th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.