Grand Junction, CO 81506 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 81506: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Grand Junction, CO 81506

Acceptable Alternative
Grand Jct, CO 81506

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 433
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,663
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 775
  • County: Mesa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.105, Longitude -108.548
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Grand Junction, CO 81506 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,227
Daytime Population: Workers 7,332
Daytime Population: Residents 6,240
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,572
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.21
Population in Households 10,990
Population in Familes 8,580
Population in Group Qrtrs 237
Population Density2 446
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $68,384
Average Household Income $97,724
Per Capita Income $44,821


Total Housing Units 5,451 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,552 (65.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,508 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 391 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $368,820
Average Home Value $406,947


Total Households 5,060
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 3,106
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.66% 0.62%
Households 0.54% 0.56%
Families 0.47% 0.51%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   2.19%

Grand Junction, CO 81506 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 81506 to the other 503 ZIP Codes in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 162 68th
Population Density # 145 71st
Diversity Index # 375 26th
Median Household Income # 149 71st
Per Capita Income # 74 85th

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