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ZIP Code 87729

Primary City:Miami, NM (View All Cities)
County: Colfax County
Timezone: Mountain (1:06am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.3, -104.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87729

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87729. 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 87729. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87729, 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:
Miami, NM
Acceptable:
Springer

Stats and Demographics for the 87729 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87729 is located in northeast 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 87729 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 87729 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 126
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 77
Median Home Value $415,000
Land Area 96.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 61
Median Household Income $41,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 56Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3621021424471166300
Female23130103246121262322
Total5934031748101923128622

Gender

 Male 62 49%
 Female 64 51%
Gender

Race

 White 107 84.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.8%
 Asian 2 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 6.3%
 Two Or More Races 8 6.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0049211161
Renter01223100
Total01611241261

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 30 49%
 Single Guardian 6 10%
 Singles 20 33%
 Singles With Roommate 5 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 49 80%
 Households with Kids 12 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male30003101102000010000
Female01010102010000011100
Total31013203112000021100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87729 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87729 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 87729 real estate data, the median home value of $415,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 87729.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 126 100%
 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 26 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 26 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 9 12%
 Households Vacant 16 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $41,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87729 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. A higher percentage of people in 87729 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 87729. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 19 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 34%
 No Earnings 58 50%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 19 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 34%
 No Earnings 58 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 40 69%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 7%
 Worked at Home 14 24%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 87729 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 36 71%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 5 10%
 Master's degree 10 20%
 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 22 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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