Telluride, CO 81435 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 81435: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Telluride, CO 81435

Acceptable Alternative
Mountain Village, CO 81435
Mountain Vlg, CO 81435

Not Acceptable, USPS
Pandora, CO 81435
Sawpit, CO 81435

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 523
  • Single Family Addresses: 16
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,136
  • County: San Miguel County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.98, Longitude -107.941
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Telluride, CO 81435 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,986
Population in Households 4,977
Population in Familes 2,857
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density1 69
Diversity Index2 36


Total Households 2,402
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 990
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,150 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,065 (20.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,337 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,748 (53.4%)
Median Home Value $645,559
Average Home Value $735,329


Median Household Income $69,031
Average Household Income $88,012
Per Capita Income $42,427
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.81% 1.27%
Households 0.62% 1.14%
Families 0.59% 1.13%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   1.75%
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.

Telluride, CO 81435 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 81435 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 # 214 58th
Population Density1 # 205 59th
Diversity Index2 # 262 48th
Median Household Income # 117 77th
Per Capita Income # 77 85th

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