Poncha Springs, CO 81242 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 81242: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Poncha Springs, CO 81242

Acceptable Alternative
Poncha Spgs, CO 81242

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 87
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Chaffee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.515, Longitude -106.074
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Poncha Springs, CO 81242 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 669
Population in Households 668
Population in Familes 524
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 27
Diversity Index2 26
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 281
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 187
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 327 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 191 (58.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 90 (27.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 46 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $246,094
Average Home Value $340,052
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,977
Average Household Income $62,637
Per Capita Income $26,316
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.2% 1.73%
Households 2.35% 1.79%
Families 2.32% 1.86%
Median Household Income   3.5%
Per Capita Income   2.6%
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.

Poncha Springs, CO 81242 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 81242 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 # 369 27th
Population Density1 # 257 49th
Diversity Index2 # 364 28th
Median Household Income # 356 30th
Per Capita Income # 319 37th

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