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ZIP Code 87731

Primary City:Montezuma, NM (View All Cities)
County: San Miguel County
Timezone: Mountain (11:54pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.73, -105.47
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87731

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87731. 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 87731. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87731, 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:
Montezuma, NM
Unacceptable:
El Porvenir, Gallinas

Stats and Demographics for the 87731 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87731 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 87731 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87731 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 223
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 200
Median Home Value $72,800
Land Area 87.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 102
Median Household Income $26,279

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male459672817139617107720
Female873322543117119126622
Total121212994135102416172622131342

Gender

 Male 120 54%
 Female 103 46%
Gender

Race

 White 153 68.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.4%
 Other Race 56 25.1%
 Two Or More Races 13 5.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner213172318131
Renter05284410
Total265252722141

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 43 42%
 Single Guardian 13 13%
 Singles 38 37%
 Singles With Roommate 8 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 83 81%
 Households with Kids 19 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01301030111232211201
Female11121121211010201002
Total12422151322242412203

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87731 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 87731 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 87731 real estate data, the median home value of $72,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87731 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 223 100%
 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 24 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 54 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 24 12%
 Households Vacant 98 49%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 73%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $26,279 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87731 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 87731 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. In 87731 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 83 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 77 19%
 No Earnings 244 60%
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 83 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 77 19%
 No Earnings 244 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 92 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 21 8%
 High School Graduate 207 78%
 Associate's degree 21 8%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 15 6%
 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 54 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87731

ZIP Code 87731 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87731.

The Armand Hammer United World College
Highway 65
Montezuma, NM 87731
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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