Durango, CO 81301 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 81301: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Durango, CO 81301

Not Acceptable, USPS
College Heights Durango, CO 81301
Hermosa, CO 81301
Purgatory, CO 81301
Tamarron, CO 81301

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: La Plata County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.327, Longitude -107.831
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 81301 has segments in 2 Counties (La Plata, San Juan).

  • Businesses Addresses: 1,645
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 13,566
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 625
    • Single Family Addresses: 12,941

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

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  1. 81301 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 81301 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Durango, CO 81301 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 31,533
Population in Households 29,777
Population in Familes 20,395
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,756
Population Density2 58
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $58,057
Average Household Income $79,964
Per Capita Income $34,352


Total Housing Units 16,194 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,601 (46.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,649 (34.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,944 (18.2%)
Median Home Value $427,894
Average Home Value $476,306


Total Households 13,250
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 7,262
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.52% 1.43%
Households 1.44% 1.45%
Families 1.38% 1.39%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   2.36%

Durango, CO 81301 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 81301 to the other 503 ZIP Codes in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 66 87th
Population Density # 205 59th
Diversity Index # 217 57th
Median Household Income # 239 53rd
Per Capita Income # 193 62nd

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