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ZIP Code 87317

Primary City:Gamerco, NM (View All Cities)
County: Mckinley County
Timezone: Mountain (2:38am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -108.6
ZIP (~29 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87317

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87317. 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 87317. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87317, 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:
Gamerco, NM
Acceptable:
Gallup

Stats and Demographics for the 87317 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87317 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 87317 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 young adults is large. 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 87317 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,956
Population Density 84 people per sq mi
Housing Units 634
Median Home Value $63,300
Land Area 23.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 586
Median Household Income $22,273

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7868869793565861545670646030291282
Female71829110368536554666263724334241544
Total149150177200161109123115120118133136103645327126

Gender

 Male 982 50%
 Female 974 50%
Gender

Race

 White 312 16.0%
 Black Or African American 15 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 985 50.4%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 511 26.1%
 Two Or More Races 130 6.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10397411312573222
Renter2033321917520
Total307210613214278242

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 279 48%
 Single Guardian 188 32%
 Singles 101 17%
 Singles With Roommate 18 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 300 51%
 Households with Kids 286 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male152315911141812131918151915122126172128
Female111691620112013182116181719192513232314
Total2639242531253825314034333634314639404442

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87317 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87317 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 87317 real estate data, the median home value of $63,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87317 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 87317 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87317 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,956 100%
 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 144 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 314 50%
 Renter Occupied Households 128 20%
 Households Vacant 48 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 6%
 For Sale Only 3 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 44%
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 32 100%
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 $22,273 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87317 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. 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 87317 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 87317 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 163 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 219 33%
 No Earnings 288 43%
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 163 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 219 33%
 No Earnings 288 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 247 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 46 16%
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 146 65%
 High School Graduate 78 35%
 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 265 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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