Boulder, CO 80302 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Boulder, CO 80302

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,643
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,457
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,308
  • County: Boulder County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.035, Longitude -105.307
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Boulder, CO 80302 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 80302 to the other 488 ZIP Codes in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 Density1 # 171 65th
Diversity Index2 # 333 32nd
Median Household Income # 353 28th
Per Capita Income # 136 72nd

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Boulder, CO 80302 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 31,958
Population in Households 26,729
Population in Familes 10,591
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,229
Population Density1 315
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 12,517
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 3,972
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,478 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,403 (32.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,114 (60.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 961 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $585,847
Average Home Value $639,428


Median Household Income $42,681
Average Household Income $76,366
Per Capita Income $32,765
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.13% 0.89%
Households 0.78% 1.15%
Families 0.38% 0.87%
Median Household Income   4.65%
Per Capita Income   4.24%
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.

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