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ZIP Code 87577

Primary City:Tres Piedras, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Taos County
Timezone: Mountain (10:11am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.6, -105.9
ZIP (~33 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87577

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87577. 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 87577. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87577, 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:
Tres Piedras, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87577 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87577 is located in north New Mexico and covers a 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 87577 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87577 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 454
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 465
Land Area 387.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 258

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 50

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


 Male 251 55%
 Female 203 45%


 White 368 81%
 Black Or African American 4 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 2%
 Asian 5 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 35 8%
 Two Or More Races 34 7%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 71 28%
 Single Guardian 32 12%
 Singles 132 51%
 Singles With Roommate 23 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 212 82%
 Households with Kids 46 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87577 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 87577 were primarily built in the 1990s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 454 100%
 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 63 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 137 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 58 12%
 Households Vacant 207 45%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 6.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 10 4.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 125 60.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 28.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 87577 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 87577 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. A higher percentage of people in 87577 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. However, that is not the case in 87577. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 100%
 No Earnings 0 0%
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 28 100%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9 32%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 32%
 Worked at Home 10 36%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 87577 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 10 53%
 Associate's degree 9 47%
 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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