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ZIP Code 87068

Primary City:Bosque Farms, NM (View All Cities)
Timezone: Mountain (12:54am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.87, -106.66
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87068

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87068. 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 87068. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87068, 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:
Bosque Farms, NM
Acceptable:
Peralta

Stats and Demographics for the 87068 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87068 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 87068 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87068 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,755
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,928
Median Home Value $180,800
Land Area 92.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,851
Median Household Income $58,199

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1181641741611099799117134195205204200132101823822
Female103149170145999911013915320022721718213797804452
Total2213133443062081962092562873954324213822691981628274

Gender

 Male 2,352 49%
 Female 2,403 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,323 69.9%
 Black Or African American 19 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 879 18.5%
 Asian 24 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 372 7.8%
 Two Or More Races 138 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1411322441345026315341
Renter22343837162832
Total3614726245046629115643

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,051 57%
 Single Guardian 314 17%
 Singles 406 22%
 Singles With Roommate 80 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,277 69%
 Households with Kids 574 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1932172829303335373633314826303433382625
Female2217193033282331343244263137302729283120
Total4149365862585666716877577963606162665745

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87068 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87068 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 87068 real estate data, the median home value of $180,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 87068. Rentals in 87068 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87068 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,755 100%
 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 982 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 689 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 180 9%
 Households Vacant 77 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 17 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 34 16%
 2 Bedroom 47 22%
 3+ Bedroom 133 62%
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 $58,199 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87068 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. Most commuters in 87068 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,647 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 730 19%
 No Earnings 1,488 38%
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 1,647 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 730 19%
 No Earnings 1,488 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,919 92.2%
 Public transportation 6 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 39 1.9%
 Worked at Home 109 5.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 159 10%
 High School Graduate 1,069 65%
 Associate's degree 68 4%
 Bachelor's degree 168 10%
 Master's degree 125 8%
 Professional school degree 46 3%
 Doctorate degree 18 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 657 69.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 120 12.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 174 18.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87068

ZIP Code 87068 is in the Los Lunas Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87068.

Bosque Farms Elementary
1390 West Bosque Lp
Bosque Farms, NM 87068
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Los Lunas Public Schools
Back to the Basics Learning Academy
1070 Green Acres Ln
Bosque Farms, NM 87068
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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