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ZIP Code 87823

Primary City:Lemitar, NM (View All Cities)
County: Socorro County
Timezone: Mountain (12:53am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.16, -106.93
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87823

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87823. 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 87823. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87823, 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:
Lemitar, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87823 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87823 is located in central New Mexico and covers a slightly less 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 87823 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87823 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 884
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 436
Median Home Value $160,700
Land Area 60.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 388
Median Household Income $91,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2628233013213221203842432529191151
Female27362128262919173131473734282014210
Total53644458395051385169898059573925711

Gender

 Male 427 48%
 Female 457 52%
Gender

Race

 White 776 87.8%
 Black Or African American 11 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 1.0%
 Asian 6 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 58 6.6%
 Two Or More Races 24 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner23738817557256
Renter10916149621
Total124654958463277

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 185 48%
 Single Guardian 59 15%
 Singles 128 33%
 Singles With Roommate 16 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 278 72%
 Households with Kids 110 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male264755855511322939363
Female4828764811386224411546
Total6146151211121316819944137208109

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87823 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87823 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 87823 real estate data, the median home value of $160,700 is slightly higher than average 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 87823.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 884 100%
 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 149 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 172 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 67 15%
 Households Vacant 48 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 3 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $91,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87823 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 87823 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. More commuters in 87823 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 229 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 175 26%
 No Earnings 270 40%
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 229 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 175 26%
 No Earnings 270 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 307 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 59 16%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 87823 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10 3%
 High School Graduate 260 79%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 54 16%
 Master's degree 6 2%
 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 91 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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