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ZIP Code 87315

Primary City:Fence Lake, NM (View All Cities)
County: Cibola County
Timezone: Mountain (2:26am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.8, -108.8
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87315

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87315. 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 87315. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87315, 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:
Fence Lake, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87315 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87315 is located in west New Mexico and covers an extremely large 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 87315 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87315 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 149
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 134
Land Area 593.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 74

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 57Female Median Age: 56

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


 Male 71 48%
 Female 78 52%


 White 106 71%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 19%
 Asian 3 2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 7 5%
 Two Or More Races 5 3%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 37 50%
 Single Guardian 8 11%
 Singles 28 38%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 60 81%
 Households with Kids 14 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87315 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87315 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1940s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 149 100%
 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 16 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 52 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 4%
 Households Vacant 60 45%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 63%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 87315 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 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 87315 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 10 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 14 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 10 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 0 0%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 14 100%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 87315 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 14 100%
 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

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