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ZIP Code 87508

Primary City:Santa Fe, NM (View All Cities)
County: Santa Fe County
Timezone: Mountain (7:03pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.5, -105.9
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87508

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87508. 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 87508. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87508, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 87508 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87508 is located in north 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 87508 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87508 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,183
Population Density 123 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,020
Median Home Value $375,400
Land Area 147.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,300
Median Household Income $68,405

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male37345051847945453657860060070075097486760437321210662
Female3904724854292763484384535696719271,08998864736819610794
Total7639221,0039087308841,0161,0531,1691,3711,6772,0631,8551,251741408213156

Gender

 Male 9,236 51%
 Female 8,947 49%
Gender

Race

 White 15,253 83.9%
 Black Or African American 203 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 479 2.6%
 Asian 225 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1%
 Other Race 1,490 8.2%
 Two Or More Races 514 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner353337711,3292,0111,14539177
Renter36221214283309100369
Total715549851,6122,3201,24542786

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,892 53%
 Single Guardian 851 12%
 Singles 1,917 26%
 Singles With Roommate 640 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,433 74%
 Households with Kids 1,867 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male776810178841219275781159211790104100109951007588
Female8964819089939689105109878610598979385916369
Total166132182168173214188164183224179203195202197202180191138157

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87508 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87508 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 87508 real estate data, the median home value of $375,400 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 87508. Rentals in 87508 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87508 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,750 92.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,232 6.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 167 0.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,576 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,516 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,208 15%
 Households Vacant 720 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 104 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 143 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 264 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 162 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 1%
 1 Bedroom 126 10%
 2 Bedroom 456 37%
 3+ Bedroom 631 51%
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 $68,405 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87508 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 87508 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 87508 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 5,807 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,527 28%
 No Earnings 6,000 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 5,807 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,527 28%
 No Earnings 6,000 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,315 84.1%
 Public transportation 76 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 249 2.9%
 Worked at Home 1,040 12.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 857 12%
 High School Graduate 3,009 42%
 Associate's degree 167 2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,794 25%
 Master's degree 642 9%
 Professional school degree 348 5%
 Doctorate degree 379 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,837 73.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 491 19.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 181 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87508

ZIP Code 87508 is in the Santa Fe Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87508.

Turquoise Trail Charter School
13a San Marcos Loop
Santa Fe, NM 87508
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
The Master Program
6401 Richards Ave
Santa Fe, NM 87508
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: The Master Program School District
Academy for Tech & Class
74 a Van Nu Po Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87508
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Fe Public Schools
Santo Ninos Regional Catholic School
23 College Ave
Santa Fe, NM 87508
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Santa Fe Waldorf School
26 Puesta Del Sol
Santa Fe, NM 87508
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
La Mariposa Montessori
18 Puesta Del Sol
Santa Fe, NM 87508
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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