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ZIP Code 87312

Primary City:Continental Divide, NM (View All Cities)
County: Mckinley County
Timezone: Mountain (2:53pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.47, -108.42
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87312

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87312. 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 87312. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87312, 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:
Continental Divide, NM
Acceptable:
Contnental Dv
Unacceptable:
Coolidge

Stats and Demographics for the 87312 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87312 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 87312 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87312 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 579
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 230
Median Home Value $86,700
Land Area 49.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 189
Median Household Income $16,726

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male24251922162512152811221011116545
Female301826311013242221221720101912940
Total5443455326383637493339302130181485

Gender

 Male 271 47%
 Female 308 53%
Gender

Race

 White 107 18.5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 430 74.3%
 Asian 2 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 31 5.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner41542262725121
Renter157114531
Total52049373130152

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 86 46%
 Single Guardian 57 30%
 Singles 44 23%
 Singles With Roommate 2 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 109 58%
 Households with Kids 80 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male43644770737414664333
Female341173155445386746862
Total771711781251171279101310101195

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87312 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87312 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 87312 real estate data, the median home value of $86,700 is slightly less 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 87312. Rentals in 87312 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87312 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 579 100%
 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 50 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 102 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 37 16%
 Households Vacant 41 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 25 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 12 63%
 3+ Bedroom 7 37%
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 $16,726 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87312 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 87312 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 87312 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 65 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 68 24%
 No Earnings 154 54%
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 65 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 68 24%
 No Earnings 154 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 81 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 6%
 Worked at Home 13 13%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 20 18%
 High School Graduate 73 67%
 Associate's degree 2 2%
 Bachelor's degree 12 11%
 Master's degree 2 2%
 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 47 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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