Colorado Springs, CO 80909 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Colorado Springs, CO 80909

Acceptable Alternative
Colo Spgs, CO 80909
Colorado Spgs, CO 80909

Not Acceptable, USPS
Co Spgs, CO 80909

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,758
  • Single Family Addresses: 13,255
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,249
  • County: El Paso County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.853, Longitude -104.761
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Colorado Springs, CO 80909 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 80909 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 # 34 93rd
Population Density1 # 41 92nd
Diversity Index2 # 90 82nd
Median Household Income # 435 11th
Per Capita Income # 386 21st

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Colorado Springs, CO 80909 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 36,023
Population in Households 35,592
Population in Familes 25,753
Population in Group Qrtrs 431
Population Density1 4,405
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 15,890
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 8,712
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 17,099 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,487 (43.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,403 (49.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,209 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $197,401
Average Home Value $217,110


Median Household Income $36,644
Average Household Income $47,889
Per Capita Income $21,333
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.32% 0.64%
Households 0.47% 0.81%
Families 0.13% 0.54%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   3.07%
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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