Denver, CO 80228 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 80228: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Denver, CO 80228

Acceptable Alternative
Lakewood, CO 80228

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,127
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,961
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,565
  • County: Jefferson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.698, Longitude -105.156
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Denver, CO 80228 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 33,890
Daytime Population: Workers 14,199
Daytime Population: Residents 15,267
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 29,466
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 33,845
Population in Familes 26,454
Population in Group Qrtrs 45
Population Density2 2,521
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $77,483
Average Household Income $104,280
Per Capita Income $44,626


Total Housing Units 15,080 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,756 (64.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,731 (31.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 593 ( 3.9%)
Median Home Value $325,200
Average Home Value $362,792


Total Households 14,487
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 9,101
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.62% 1.18%
Households 1.28% 1.0%
Families 1.57% 1.14%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   2.49%

Denver, CO 80228 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 80228 to the other 503 ZIP Codes in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 52 90th
Population Density # 82 84th
Diversity Index # 244 51st
Median Household Income # 92 82nd
Per Capita Income # 76 85th

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