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ZIP Code 87718

Primary City:Eagle Nest, NM (View All Cities)
County: Colfax County
Timezone: Mountain (7:18pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.6, -105.3
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87718

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87718. 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 87718. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87718, 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:
Eagle Nest, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87718 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87718 is located in north New Mexico and covers a slightly higher 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 87718 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87718 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 467
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 809
Median Home Value $150,000
Land Area 94.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 209
Median Household Income $48,929

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male14992779681362630252419741
Female1291681378711152632211411382
Total26182535201614152421526246383010123

Gender

 Male 244 52%
 Female 223 48%
Gender

Race

 White 407 87.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 1.5%
 Asian 3 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 40 8.6%
 Two Or More Races 10 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0612285738101
Renter5910717540
Total51522357443141

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 104 50%
 Single Guardian 18 9%
 Singles 73 35%
 Singles With Roommate 14 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 162 78%
 Households with Kids 47 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32420144012042826741
Female33134400141704112041
Total65554544153746938782

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87718 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 87718 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1990s. Looking at 87718 real estate data, the median home value of $150,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87718 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 87718 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87718 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 455 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 3%
 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 75 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 77 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 57 7%
 Households Vacant 600 74%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 566 94%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 10%
 2 Bedroom 10 20%
 3+ Bedroom 35 70%
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 $48,929 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87718 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 87718 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. More commuters in 87718 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 277 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 115 22%
 No Earnings 132 25%
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 277 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 115 22%
 No Earnings 132 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 277 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 5%
 Worked at Home 5 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 12 5%
 High School Graduate 161 67%
 Associate's degree 4 2%
 Bachelor's degree 55 23%
 Master's degree 6 2%
 Professional school degree 4 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 71 70%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87718

ZIP Code 87718 is in the Cimarron Municipal School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87718.

Eagle Nest Elementary
132 North Collison
Cimarron, NM 87718
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cimarron Municipal School District
Eagle Nest Middle School
225 Lake St
Eagle Nest, NM 87718
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cimarron Municipal School District

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