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ZIP Code 87501

Primary City:Santa Fe, NM (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Santa Fe
County: Santa Fe County
Timezone: Mountain (5:23pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.70, -105.90
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87501. 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 87501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87501, 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:
Santa Fe, NM
Acceptable:
Pojoaque
Unacceptable:
Agua Fria, Chupadero, Cuyamungue, Hyde Park Estates, Jacona, Nambe, San Ildefonso Pueblo, Seton Village, Sf, Tesuque Pueblo

Stats and Demographics for the 87501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87501 is located in north 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 87501 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87501 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,147
Population Density 190 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,726
Median Home Value $411,600
Land Area 79.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,252
Median Household Income $57,172

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male276224269223254376404416438546602678679555368332202181
Female258222249247286417408405441532674847964707465378318306
Total5344465184705407938128218791,0781,2761,5251,6431,262833710520487

Gender

 Male 7,023 46%
 Female 8,124 54%
Gender

Race

 White 13,105 86.5%
 Black Or African American 139 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 195 1.3%
 Asian 205 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 1,007 6.6%
 Two Or More Races 485 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner141714428341,4751,153714258
Renter17865153362166626818094
Total1928229751,4552,1411,421894352

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,658 32%
 Single Guardian 984 12%
 Singles 3,788 46%
 Singles With Roommate 822 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,096 86%
 Households with Kids 1,156 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6559475842404150516454525247525159313043
Female5161474452364752355046604845573758445151
Total11612094102947688102861141001121009210988117758194

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87501 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87501 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 87501 real estate data, the median home value of $411,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 87501. Rentals in 87501 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,038 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 72 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,045 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,016 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,191 30%
 Households Vacant 2,474 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 448 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 40 2%
 For Sale Only 186 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,416 57%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 348 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 194 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,074 33%
 2 Bedroom 1,271 40%
 3+ Bedroom 671 21%
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 $57,172 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87501 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 87501 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 87501 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 5,051 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,816 28%
 No Earnings 4,665 34%
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 5,051 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,816 28%
 No Earnings 4,665 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,869 76.0%
 Public transportation 54 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 743 9.6%
 Worked at Home 1,058 13.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 338 6%
 High School Graduate 1,776 30%
 Associate's degree 258 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,600 27%
 Master's degree 1,015 17%
 Professional school degree 394 7%
 Doctorate degree 475 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,138 63.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 441 24.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 215 12.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87501

ZIP Code 87501 is in the Albuquerque Public Schools. There are 19 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87501.

North Star Elementary
9301 Ventura St NE
Albuquerque, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albuquerque Public Schools
Lvcs Early Childhood
901 Douglas Ave
Las Vegas, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Las Vegas City Public Schools
Pablo Roybal Elementary
1574 State Rd 502
Sante Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pojoaque Valley Public Schools
Pojoaque Intermediate
1574 State Rd 502
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pojoaque Valley Public Schools
Sixth Grade Academy
1574 State Rd 502
Pojoaque, NM 87501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pojoaque Valley Public Schools
Acequia Madre Elementary
700 Acequia Madre St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Agua Fria Elementary
3160 Agia Fria St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Atalaya Elementary
721 Camino Cabra
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Carlos Gilbert Elementary
300 Griffin St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Gonzales Elementary
851 West Alameda
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Kearny Elementary
901 Avenida Campanas
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Salazar Elementary
1300 Osage
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Wood-Gormley Elementary
141 East Booth St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Aspen Community Magnet School
450 La Madera
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Nye Early Childhood
430 La Madera
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Nm School for the Arts
275 East Alameda
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nm School for Arts School District
Calvin Capshaw Middle School
351 East Zia Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Dragonfly School
935 Alto St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Desert Academy
313 Camino Alire
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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