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ZIP Code 87455

Primary City:Newcomb, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: San Juan County
Timezone: Mountain (7:26am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.4, -108.8
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87455

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87455. 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 87455. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87455, 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:
Newcomb, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87455 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87455 is located in northwest New Mexico and covers a 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 87455 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors 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 87455 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,750
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 709
Median Home Value $81,800
Land Area 347.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 586
Median Household Income $22,031

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male57817872675349535276613837433519910
Female626065685142445251546751354539331724
Total119141143140118959310510313012889728874522634

Gender

 Male 890 51%
 Female 860 49%
Gender

Race

 White 34 1.9%
 Black Or African American 7 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,672 95.5%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 22 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10376511176885122
Renter7162637221440
Total175391148981025522

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 211 36%
 Single Guardian 195 33%
 Singles 160 27%
 Singles With Roommate 20 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 377 64%
 Households with Kids 209 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male15613111115221914131316162091921121119
Female14141410131013915911141021141313171113
Total2920272124253528292224302641233234292232

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87455 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87455 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 87455 real estate data, the median home value of $81,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 87455. Rentals in 87455 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87455 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,750 100%
 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 37 5%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 423 60%
 Renter Occupied Households 126 18%
 Households Vacant 123 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 64 52%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 5%
 1 Bedroom 1 1%
 2 Bedroom 33 30%
 3+ Bedroom 70 64%
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 $22,031 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87455 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. In 87455 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 323 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 147 11%
 No Earnings 898 66%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 323 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 147 11%
 No Earnings 898 66%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 351 89%
 Public transportation 14 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 3%
 Worked at Home 17 4%
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 166 31%
 High School Graduate 303 57%
 Associate's degree 38 7%
 Bachelor's degree 19 4%
 Master's degree 9 2%
 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 319 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87455

ZIP Code 87455 is in the Central Consolidated School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87455.

Newcomb Elementary
Us 491
Newcomb, NM 87455
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Central Consolidated School District
Newcomb Middle School
Us 491
Newcomb, NM 87455
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Central Consolidated School District
Tohaali' Community School
Hwy 401 Navajo Rte 10
Newcomb, NM 87455
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tohaali' Community School District
Newcomb High School
Us 491
Newcomb, NM 87455
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Central Consolidated School District

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