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ZIP Code 87044

Primary City:Ponderosa, NM (View All Cities)
County: Sandoval County
Timezone: Mountain (3:16am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.7, -106.6
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87044

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87044. 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 87044. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87044, 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:
Ponderosa, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87044 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87044 is located in north 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 87044 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 adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87044 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 387
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 194
Median Home Value $167,000
Land Area 14.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 170
Median Household Income $52,825

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10131511341391614151617126945
Female7815137411161115142023123556
Total172130241082425272929364024914911

Gender

 Male 192 50%
 Female 195 50%
Gender

Race

 White 257 66.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 9.6%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.8%
 Other Race 72 18.6%
 Two Or More Races 17 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11220314220168
Renter23553101
Total31525364521169

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 83 49%
 Single Guardian 22 13%
 Singles 58 34%
 Singles With Roommate 7 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 120 71%
 Households with Kids 50 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12125231216512180112
Female12110222253025243311
Total242354534695373123423

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87044 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87044 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 87044 real estate data, the median home value of $167,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 87044 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87044 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 387 100%
 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 72 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 78 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 20 10%
 Households Vacant 24 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 17%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 63%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 46 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $52,825 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 87044 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. In 87044 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 193 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 18%
 No Earnings 111 30%
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 193 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 18%
 No Earnings 111 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 204 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 38 16%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 30 21%
 High School Graduate 74 51%
 Associate's degree 4 3%
 Bachelor's degree 24 16%
 Master's degree 14 10%
 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 188 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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