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ZIP Code 87061

Primary City:Torreon, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Torrance County
Timezone: Mountain (3:34am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -106.1
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87061. 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 87061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87061, 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:
Torreon, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87061 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 87061 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87061 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 371
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 243
Median Home Value $161,800
Land Area 131.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 165
Median Household Income $66,755

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male817141091071791325311020620
Female584713911511121914181191123
Total132518172219186182132394921291743

Gender

 Male 199 54%
 Female 172 46%
Gender

Race

 White 242 65.2%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 2.2%
 Asian 4 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 108 29.1%
 Two Or More Races 8 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3712264826162
Renter15236710
Total41214295433172

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 78 47%
 Single Guardian 21 13%
 Singles 54 33%
 Singles With Roommate 12 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 134 81%
 Households with Kids 31 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12134632243322311502
Female10022112212001312103
Total22156744455323623605

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87061 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87061 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 87061 real estate data, the median home value of $161,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 87061. Rentals in 87061 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87061 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 371 100%
 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 58 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 82 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 25 10%
 Households Vacant 78 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 47%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 12 100%
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 $66,755 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87061 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 87061 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 87061 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 110 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 44 16%
 No Earnings 128 45%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 110 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 44 16%
 No Earnings 128 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 142 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 47 41%
 High School Graduate 68 59%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 17 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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