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ZIP Code 87730

Primary City:Mills, NM (View All Cities)
County: Harding County
Timezone: Mountain (5:55pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.1, -104.2
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87730

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87730. 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 87730. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87730, 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:
Mills, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87730 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87730 is located in northeast 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 87730 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87730 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18
Land Area 224.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13
Median Household Income $33,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 54

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


 Male 14 52%
 Female 13 48%


 White 24 89%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 3 11%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6 46%
 Single Guardian 1 8%
 Singles 6 46%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12 92%
 Households with Kids 1 8%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87730 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87730 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Rentals in 87730 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Studio apartments are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87730 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27 100%
 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 3 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 6 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 4 22%
 Households Vacant 5 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 80%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 40%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 2 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1 20%
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 $33,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87730 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. A higher percentage of people in 87730 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. The commute in 87730 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 3 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2 25%
 No Earnings 3 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2 25%
 No Earnings 3 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 1 20%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 87730 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 0 0%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 1 50%
 Master's degree 1 50%
 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 2 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 33%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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