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ZIP Code 87321

Primary City:Ramah, NM (View All Cities)
County: Mckinley County
Timezone: Mountain (1:05am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.2, -108.5
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87321

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87321. 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 87321. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87321, 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:
Ramah, NM
Unacceptable:
El Morro National Monument, Tinaja

Stats and Demographics for the 87321 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87321 is located in northwest 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 87321 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87321 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,226
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,207
Median Home Value $93,800
Land Area 610.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 805
Median Household Income $29,792

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male758676946852607457668481585736311521
Female707994895862504555759790885356302222
Total14516517018312611411011911214118117114611092613743

Gender

 Male 1,091 49%
 Female 1,135 51%
Gender

Race

 White 639 28.7%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,458 65.5%
 Asian 8 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 24 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 91 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1855841391661085929
Renter8222533261995
Total26771091721921276834

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 340 42%
 Single Guardian 217 27%
 Singles 219 27%
 Singles With Roommate 29 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 528 66%
 Households with Kids 277 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1610231621142412151615171117182319171720
Female1016162021131119152317161820152618181218
Total2626393642273531303932332937334937352938

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87321 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87321 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 87321 real estate data, the median home value of $93,800 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 87321. Rentals in 87321 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87321 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,218 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 200 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 458 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 147 12%
 Households Vacant 402 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 3.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 20 5.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 217 54.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 148 36.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 26 28%
 2 Bedroom 12 13%
 3+ Bedroom 56 60%
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 $29,792 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87321 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 87321 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 277 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 337 24%
 No Earnings 784 56%
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 277 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 337 24%
 No Earnings 784 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 396 86%
 Public transportation 15 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 6%
 Worked at Home 24 5%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 206 33%
 High School Graduate 347 55%
 Associate's degree 42 7%
 Bachelor's degree 23 4%
 Master's degree 9 1%
 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 302 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87321

ZIP Code 87321 is in the Gallup-Mckinley Cty School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87321.

Ramah High School
74 South Bloomfield
Ramah, NM 87321
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Gallup-Mckinley Cty School District
Ramah Elementary
17 Evans
Ramah, NM 87321
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gallup-Mckinley Cty School District

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