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ZIP Code 87316

Primary City:Fort Wingate, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Mckinley County
Timezone: Mountain (12:56pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -108.6
ZIP (~29 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87316

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87316. 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 87316. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87316, 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:
Fort Wingate, NM
Unacceptable:
Mcgaffey, Perea

Stats and Demographics for the 87316 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87316 is located in northwest 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 87316 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 middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87316 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,304
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 458
Median Home Value $36,300
Land Area 124.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 398
Median Household Income $26,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male54485863505129423546502919178894
Female44526866503940383750623628232214114
Total9810012612910090698072961126547403022208

Gender

 Male 620 48%
 Female 684 52%
Gender

Race

 White 54 4.1%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,222 93.7%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 23 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52547845239315
Renter220223622620
Total745691207445335

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 133 33%
 Single Guardian 143 36%
 Singles 112 28%
 Singles With Roommate 10 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 219 55%
 Households with Kids 179 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male137131113710998131116101118143179
Female145102106614161613151014171010141512
Total2712231323131623252426262624282824173221

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87316 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87316 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 87316 real estate data, the median home value of $36,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87316 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 87316 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87316 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,304 100%
 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 33 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 255 56%
 Renter Occupied Households 110 24%
 Households Vacant 60 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 7%
 1 Bedroom 32 22%
 2 Bedroom 36 24%
 3+ Bedroom 70 47%
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 $26,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87316 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 87316 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 406 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 101 9%
 No Earnings 572 53%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 406 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 101 9%
 No Earnings 572 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 428 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 4%
 Worked at Home 13 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 64 13.5%
 High School Graduate 305 64.2%
 Associate's degree 99 20.8%
 Bachelor's degree 2 0.4%
 Master's degree 5 1.1%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 317 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 59 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87316

ZIP Code 87316 is in the Wingate Elementary School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87316.

Wingate Elementary School
12 Painted Horse Trail
Fort Wingate, NM 87316
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wingate Elementary School District
Wingate High School
1737 Shush Dr
Fort Wingate, NM 87316
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wingate High School District

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