Salida, CO 81201 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 81201: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Salida, CO 81201

Not Acceptable, USPS
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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Chaffee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.534, Longitude -106.039
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 81201 has segments in 2 Counties (Chaffee, Fremont).

  • Businesses Addresses: 905
  • PO Box Addresses: 726
  • Residential Addresses: 4,530
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 71
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,459

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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Salida, CO 81201 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 9,245
Daytime Population: Workers 5,566
Daytime Population: Residents 4,283
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,849
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 9,063
Population in Familes 6,811
Population in Group Qrtrs 182
Population Density2 29
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $39,325
Average Household Income $58,225
Per Capita Income $27,303


Total Housing Units 5,062 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,817 (55.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,471 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 774 (15.3%)
Median Home Value $275,496
Average Home Value $305,573


Total Households 4,288
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 2,568
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 1.11% 1.11%
Households 1.08% 1.1%
Families 1.02% 1.06%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   2.11%

Salida, CO 81201 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 81201 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 # 175 65th
Population Density # 246 51st
Diversity Index # 316 37th
Median Household Income # 426 16th
Per Capita Income # 318 37th

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