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ZIP Code 87527

Primary City:Dixon, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Rio Arriba County
Timezone: Mountain (1:07am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.2, -105.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87527. 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 87527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87527, 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:
Dixon, NM
Unacceptable:
Apodaca

Stats and Demographics for the 87527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87527 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 87527 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87527 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 880
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 492
Median Home Value $145,400
Land Area 36.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 413
Median Household Income $12,177

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2723292115211533284438332827251986
Female151524212019202720364443342832221010
Total423853423540356048808276625557411816

Gender

 Male 440 50%
 Female 440 50%
Gender

Race

 White 567 64.4%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 3.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 260 29.5%
 Two Or More Races 20 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner224388272764110
Renter58141713623
Total732529985824313

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 152 37%
 Single Guardian 84 20%
 Singles 150 36%
 Singles With Roommate 27 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 314 76%
 Households with Kids 99 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male105725554495852436531
Female44402242515837476314
Total149112779691010168981012845

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87527 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87527 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 87527 real estate data, the median home value of $145,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87527 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 87527 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87527 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 880 100%
 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 104 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 241 49%
 Renter Occupied Households 68 14%
 Households Vacant 79 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 5 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 35%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 43 42%
 2 Bedroom 45 44%
 3+ Bedroom 14 14%
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 $12,177 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87527 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 87527 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 87527 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 87527 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 45 8%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 13%
 No Earnings 453 79%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 45 8%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 74 13%
 No Earnings 453 79%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 74 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 11%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 51 18%
 High School Graduate 201 71%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 23 8%
 Master's degree 9 3%
 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 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 46 100%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87527

ZIP Code 87527 is in the Espanola Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87527.

Dixon Elementary
220 New Mexico 75
Dixon, NM 87527
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Espanola Public Schools
Apostolic Praise Christian Academy
Jct 75 Cty Rd 0063 #8
Dixon, NM 87527
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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