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ZIP Code 87523

Primary City:Cordova, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Rio Arriba County
Timezone: Mountain (5:33pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.0, -105.8
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87523

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87523. 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 87523. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87523, 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:
Cordova, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87523 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87523 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 87523 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 slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87523 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 405
Population Density 56 people per sq mi
Housing Units 199
Median Home Value $76,200
Land Area 7.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 165
Median Household Income $20,919

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male37611151110815222119135111131
Female141071413111681519211713614672
Total17171325282226163041423626112517103

Gender

 Male 192 47%
 Female 213 53%
Gender

Race

 White 206 50.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 177 43.7%
 Two Or More Races 21 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11120343815212
Renter08243510
Total11922384120222

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 77 47%
 Single Guardian 29 18%
 Singles 45 27%
 Singles With Roommate 14 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 124 75%
 Households with Kids 41 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10102112122011320242
Female21350306101213223346
Total31452418223224543588

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87523 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87523 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 87523 real estate data, the median home value of $76,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87523 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 87523 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87523 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 405 100%
 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 45 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 97 49%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 12%
 Households Vacant 34 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 68%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 38%
 2 Bedroom 23 62%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $20,919 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87523 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 87523 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 87523 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 34 16%
 No Earnings 184 84%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 34 16%
 No Earnings 184 84%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23 68%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 11 32%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 67 83%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 14 17%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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