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ZIP Code 87059

Primary City:Tijeras, NM (View All Cities)
County: Bernalillo County
Timezone: Mountain (11:08pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.0, -106.4
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87059

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87059. 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 87059. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87059, 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:
Tijeras, NM
Unacceptable:
Chilili, Escobosa, Sedillo

Stats and Demographics for the 87059 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87059 is located in central New Mexico and covers a slightly higher 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 87059 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly less than average. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87059 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,604
Population Density 67 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,513
Median Home Value $250,300
Land Area 142.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,995
Median Household Income $82,794

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2422573382901721561832383364975586014422611731004228
Female186240311280169152176247359499616509407229124815253
Total4284976495703413083594856959961,1741,1108494902971819481

Gender

 Male 4,914 51%
 Female 4,690 49%
Gender

Race

 White 8,158 84.9%
 Black Or African American 71 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 136 1.4%
 Asian 64 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 859 8.9%
 Two Or More Races 312 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner311965311,1081,09446918334
Renter216969826032133
Total522656001,1901,15450119637

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,432 61%
 Single Guardian 401 10%
 Singles 938 23%
 Singles With Roommate 224 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,936 73%
 Households with Kids 1,059 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5256464455395557515766628172575468723934
Female4637413449533948516558645767676474423337
Total9893877810492941051021221241261381391241181421147271

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87059 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87059 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 87059 real estate data, the median home value of $250,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 87059. Rentals in 87059 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87059 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,595 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,628 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,018 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 349 8%
 Households Vacant 518 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 9.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.8%
 For Sale Only 75 14.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 165 31.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 206 39.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 41 17%
 3+ Bedroom 195 83%
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 $82,794 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87059 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 87059 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,466 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,766 23%
 No Earnings 2,616 33%
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 3,466 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,766 23%
 No Earnings 2,616 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,176 91.3%
 Public transportation 11 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 2.2%
 Worked at Home 264 5.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 163 5%
 High School Graduate 1,715 50%
 Associate's degree 227 7%
 Bachelor's degree 500 15%
 Master's degree 533 16%
 Professional school degree 98 3%
 Doctorate degree 178 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 997 59.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 380 22.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 295 17.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87059

ZIP Code 87059 is in the Albuquerque Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87059.

A. Montoya Elementary
24 Public School Rd
Tijeras, NM 87059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Roosevelt Middle School
11799 St Hwy 14 South
Tijeras, NM 87059
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Holy Child Catholic School
19 Camino Del Santa Nino
Tijeras, NM 87059
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Oak Flats Christian School
26 Carlisle Rd
Tijeras, NM 87059
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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