Paradox, CO 81429 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 81429: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Paradox, CO 81429

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 11
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Montrose County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.366, Longitude -108.964
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Paradox, CO 81429 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 135
Population in Households 135
Population in Familes 106
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 61
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 37
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 76 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 42 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 19 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 (19.7%)
Median Home Value $116,667
Average Home Value $123,214


Median Household Income $32,645
Average Household Income $40,864
Per Capita Income $18,465
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.28% -0.15%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 0.0% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.67%
Per Capita Income   2.49%
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.


Paradox, CO 81429 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 81429 to the other 500 ZIP Codes in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 457 9th
Population Density1 # 448 11th
Diversity Index2 # 404 21st
Median Household Income # 471 6th
Per Capita Income # 455 9th

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