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ZIP Code 87575

Primary City:Tierra Amarilla, NM (View All Cities)
County: Rio Arriba County
Timezone: Mountain (2:54pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.7, -106.6
ZIP (~30 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87575

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87575. 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 87575. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87575, 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:
Tierra Amarilla, NM
Acceptable:
Tira Amarilla
Unacceptable:
El Vado, Ensenada, La Puente, Nutrias

Stats and Demographics for the 87575 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87575 is located in north New Mexico and covers an extremely large 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 87575 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87575 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 789
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 611
Median Home Value $229,500
Land Area 587.35 sq mi
Water Area 4.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 289
Median Household Income $55,417

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2117243233302130413534302228271551
Female2420161617201226312127202632181043
Total4537404850503356725661504860452594

Gender

 Male 446 57%
 Female 343 43%
Gender

Race

 White 557 70.6%
 Black Or African American 4 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 1.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 190 24.1%
 Two Or More Races 28 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11234464959253
Renter812101210431
Total92444585963284

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 143 49%
 Single Guardian 45 16%
 Singles 92 32%
 Singles With Roommate 9 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 204 71%
 Households with Kids 85 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male74342261659541756686
Female346101358342163272235
Total1089143511999116104912881111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87575 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 87575 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 2000s. Looking at 87575 real estate data, the median home value of $229,500 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 87575. Rentals in 87575 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87575 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 686 86.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 100 12.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 91 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 138 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 10%
 Households Vacant 322 53%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 4.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 9 2.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 235 73.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 63 19.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 36 100%
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 $55,417 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87575 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 87575 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 87575 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 170 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 196 30%
 No Earnings 296 45%
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 170 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 196 30%
 No Earnings 296 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 251 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 33 12%
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 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 47 16%
 High School Graduate 209 72%
 Associate's degree 4 1%
 Bachelor's degree 30 10%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 126 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 61 33%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87575

ZIP Code 87575 is in the Chama Valley Indep. School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87575.

Tierra Amarilla Elementary
Building 170 State Rd 531
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chama Valley Indep. School District
Escalante Middle/High School
State Rd 531
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chama Valley Indep. School District

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