Denver, CO 80221 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 80221: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Denver, CO 80221

Acceptable Alternative
Federal Heights, CO 80221
Federal Hgts, CO 80221
Thornton, CO 80221
Westminster, CO 80221

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Adams County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.834, Longitude -105.01
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 80221 has segments in 2 Counties (Adams, Denver).

  • Businesses Addresses: 1,141
  • PO Box Addresses: 456
  • Residential Addresses: 14,093
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,265
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,828

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Denver, CO 80221 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 43,091
Daytime Population: Workers 11,444
Daytime Population: Residents 22,503
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 33,947
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 42,349
Population in Familes 34,117
Population in Group Qrtrs 742
Population Density2 4,490
Diversity Index3 77


Median Household Income $50,223
Average Household Income $62,547
Per Capita Income $21,783


Total Housing Units 15,219 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,387 (55.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,182 (40.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 650 ( 4.3%)
Median Home Value $181,386
Average Home Value $205,282


Total Households 14,569
Average Household Size 2.91
Family Households 9,822
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 1.48% 1.24%
Households 1.44% 1.25%
Families 1.34% 1.11%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   2.89%

Denver, CO 80221 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 80221 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 # 25 95th
Population Density # 42 92nd
Diversity Index # 19 96th
Median Household Income # 312 38th
Per Capita Income # 437 13th

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