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ZIP Code 87539

Primary City:La Madera, NM (View All Cities)
County: Rio Arriba County
Timezone: Mountain (8:31am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -106.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87539

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87539. 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 87539. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87539, 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:
La Madera, NM
Unacceptable:
Servilleta Plaza

Stats and Demographics for the 87539 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87539 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 87539 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87539 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 269
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 163
Median Home Value $183,800
Land Area 77.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 125
Median Household Income $33,382

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male61098478779201081115021
Female383977793514912856210
Total918121711141516101434192019206411

Gender

 Male 142 53%
 Female 127 47%
Gender

Race

 White 172 63.9%
 Black Or African American 5 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1.1%
 Asian 1 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 79 29.4%
 Two Or More Races 9 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0101225212965
Renter03462002
Total0131631232967

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 51 41%
 Single Guardian 13 10%
 Singles 55 44%
 Singles With Roommate 6 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 98 78%
 Households with Kids 27 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01312222220313103221
Female00032022200102301411
Total01344244420415404632

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87539 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87539 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 87539 real estate data, the median home value of $183,800 is slightly higher than average 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 87539. Rentals in 87539 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87539 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 269 100%
 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 39 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 69 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 17 10%
 Households Vacant 38 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 1 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 23 68%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 11 32%
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 $33,382 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87539 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. 87539 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 87539 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 87539 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 132 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 13%
 No Earnings 120 41%
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 132 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 13%
 No Earnings 120 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 90 68%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 32%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 87539 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 65 51%
 Associate's degree 21 16%
 Bachelor's degree 8 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 34 27%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 18 39%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 61%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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