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ZIP Code 87821

Primary City:Datil, NM (View All Cities)
County: Catron County
Timezone: Mountain (7:29pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -108.2
ZIP (~58 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87821. 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 87821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87821, 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:
Datil, NM
Unacceptable:
Horse Springs

Stats and Demographics for the 87821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87821 is located in west New Mexico and covers an extremely 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 87821 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 small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87821 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 672
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 657
Median Home Value $117,600
Land Area 1,797.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 332
Median Household Income $45,694

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 58Male Median Age: 58Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male91317175610782732335152341475
Female86141376138132232414346291437
Total171931301212231521496474949863281012

Gender

 Male 347 52%
 Female 325 48%
Gender

Race

 White 625 93.0%
 Black Or African American 2 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 2.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1913489499254
Renter14397861
Total2131657101107315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 182 55%
 Single Guardian 16 5%
 Singles 119 36%
 Singles With Roommate 15 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 289 87%
 Households with Kids 43 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10213154044423049311
Female02230221121434543103
Total124433751658575812414

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87821 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 87821 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 87821 real estate data, the median home value of $117,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 87821. Rentals in 87821 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 645 96%
 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 27 4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 70 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 223 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 39 6%
 Households Vacant 325 49%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 0.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 11 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 260 80.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 16.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 23 100%
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 $45,694 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87821 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 87821 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. In 87821 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 159 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 126 17%
 No Earnings 460 62%
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 159 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 126 17%
 No Earnings 460 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 155 62%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 5%
 Worked at Home 84 33%
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 29 9%
 High School Graduate 202 60%
 Associate's degree 6 2%
 Bachelor's degree 50 15%
 Master's degree 36 11%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 15 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 29 25%
 Enrolled in Private School 71 62%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87821

ZIP Code 87821 is in the Quemado Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87821.

Datil Elementary
7395 Hwy 12
Datil, NM 87821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Quemado Independent School District
Mojave Academy
247 Davenport Canyon Rd
Datil, NM 87821
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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