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ZIP Code 87401

Primary City:Farmington, NM (View All Cities)
County: San Juan County
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.5, -108.3
ZIP (~31 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87401. 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 87401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87401, 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:
Farmington, NM
Unacceptable:
Bisti, Farmington Municipal Airport

Stats and Demographics for the 87401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87401 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 87401 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87401 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,293
Population Density 355 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,411
Median Home Value $158,100
Land Area 130.37 sq mi
Water Area 1.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,195
Median Household Income $47,721

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0461,8791,6721,7211,7741,9951,6211,4291,2911,4721,5411,3051,029666470413312246
Female2,0811,8781,6591,6891,6981,8021,5621,3431,3051,4721,5541,3831,080783647553409513
Total4,1273,7573,3313,4103,4723,7973,1832,7722,5962,9443,0952,6882,1091,4491,117966721759

Gender

 Male 22,882 49%
 Female 23,411 51%
Gender

Race

 White 27,014 58.4%
 Black Or African American 424 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11,904 25.7%
 Asian 219 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1%
 Other Race 4,749 10.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,952 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2801,3961,6702,4052,1851,274931329
Renter7991,6711,09395563028919593
Total1,0793,0672,7633,3602,8151,5631,126422

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,646 47%
 Single Guardian 3,698 23%
 Singles 3,828 24%
 Singles With Roommate 1,023 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,819 61%
 Households with Kids 6,376 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male406429429382400368367380364349353330328312350328376348319364
Female449441402377407350364365392348344357307303304349357358321356
Total855870831759807718731745756697697687635615654677733706640720

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87401 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87401 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 87401 real estate data, the median home value of $158,100 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 87401. Rentals in 87401 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 44,781 96.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 677 1.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 138 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 164 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 92 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 441 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,678 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,792 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,725 33%
 Households Vacant 1,216 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 474 39.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 1.7%
 For Sale Only 167 13.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 43 3.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 128 10.5%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 379 31.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 252 5%
 1 Bedroom 878 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,627 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,990 42%
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 $47,721 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87401 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 87401 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,584 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,008 24%
 No Earnings 12,429 37%
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 13,584 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,008 24%
 No Earnings 12,429 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,979 94.0%
 Public transportation 40 0.2%
 Taxicab 35 0.2%
 Motorcycle 25 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 553 2.9%
 Worked at Home 491 2.6%
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 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 2,918 21%
 High School Graduate 7,599 55%
 Associate's degree 1,009 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,279 9%
 Master's degree 654 5%
 Professional school degree 139 1%
 Doctorate degree 138 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,617 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 348 3.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,683 15.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87401

ZIP Code 87401 is in the Farmington Municipal School District. There are 24 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87401.

Animas Elementary
1612 Hutton Ave
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Apache Elementary
700 West Apache
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Bluffview Elementary
1204 Camino Real
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Country Club Elementary
5300 Foothills Dr
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Heights Middle School
3700 College Blvd
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Hermosa Middle School
1500 East 25th
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Ladera Del Norte Elementary
308 East 35th St
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Mccormick Elementary
701 MC Cormick Rd
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Mckinley Elementary
1201 North Butler Ave
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Mesa Verde Elementary
3801 College Blvd
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Northeast Elementary
1400 East 23rd
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Tibbetts Middle School
312 East Apache
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Mesa View Middle School
4451 Wildflower Dr
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Esperanza Elementary
4501 Wildflower Dr
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Cate Center Pre K
301 North Court
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Farmington High School
2200 Sunset Ave
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Rocinante High School
3250 East 30th St
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Farmington Municipal School District
Navajo Preparatory School
1220 West Apache
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Navajo Preparatory School District
Sacred Heart Catholic School
404 N Allen Ave
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Baptist Academy
2200 Sullivan Ave
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Acts Christian Academy
2600 Sullivan Ave
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Farmington Mennonite School
19 Road 5577
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
School of Montessori
209 N Auburn Ave
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Emmanuel Baptist Academy
211 W 20th St
Farmington, NM 87401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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