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ZIP Code 87005

Primary City:Bluewater, NM (View All Cities)
County: Cibola County
Timezone: Mountain (11:27am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -108.2
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87005

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87005. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 87005. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87005, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Bluewater, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87005 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87005 is located in northwest New Mexico and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 87005 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87005 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 799
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 349
Median Home Value $49,300
Land Area 29.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 293
Median Household Income $24,673

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male431931352215251215383235252562273
Female18322129242920141836393318211610110
Total61515264464445263374716843462232813

Gender

 Male 410 51%
 Female 389 49%
Gender

Race

 White 545 68.2%
 Black Or African American 7 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 141 17.6%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.3%
 Other Race 80 10.0%
 Two Or More Races 23 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner62523666034328
Renter287108121
Total83330766835349

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 146 50%
 Single Guardian 64 22%
 Singles 73 25%
 Singles With Roommate 10 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 202 69%
 Households with Kids 91 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male108105533440714647109725
Female043474105664263567832
Total101213912713910611161271216161557

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87005 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87005 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 87005 real estate data, the median home value of $49,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 87005 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87005 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 799 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 92 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 162 46%
 Renter Occupied Households 39 11%
 Households Vacant 56 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 27%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 38%
 2 Bedroom 16 32%
 3+ Bedroom 15 30%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $24,673 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 87005 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 87005. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 36 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 64 26%
 No Earnings 149 60%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 36 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 64 26%
 No Earnings 149 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 63 74%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 22 26%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 87005 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 121 88%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 17 12%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 90 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 21%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87005

ZIP Code 87005 is in the Grants-Cibola County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87005.

Bluewater Elementary
15 West Chess Rd
Bluewater, NM 87005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grants-Cibola County School District

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