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ZIP Code 87753

Primary City:Watrous, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Mora County
Timezone: Mountain (1:09am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.79, -104.92
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87753

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87753. 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 87753. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87753, 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:
Watrous, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87753 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87753 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 87753 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87753 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 254
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 126
Land Area 173.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 99
Median Household Income $21,691

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1110676644159813775320
Female81017107366814596115420
Total19202317139101023231322131810740

Gender

 Male 123 48%
 Female 131 52%
Gender

Race

 White 222 87%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 25 10%
 Two Or More Races 3 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner411214141170
Renter446561010
Total851819202180

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 52 53%
 Single Guardian 14 14%
 Singles 31 31%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 60 61%
 Households with Kids 39 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male20341203411031112121
Female60011431132426231401
Total80352634543457343522

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87753 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87753 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Rentals in 87753 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87753 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 254 100%
 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 17 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 46 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 29%
 Households Vacant 27 21%
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 16 59%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 50%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 3 50%
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 $21,691 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87753 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. 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 87753 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 87753 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 6 5%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 90%
 No Earnings 7 6%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6 5%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 90%
 No Earnings 7 6%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17 74%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 6 26%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 97 97%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 3 3%
 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

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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