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ZIP Code 87824

Primary City:Luna, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Catron County
Timezone: Mountain (7:31pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.8184, -108.9556
ZIP (~100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87824

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87824. 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 87824. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87824, 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:
Luna, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87824 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87824 is located in west 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 87824 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 families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87824 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 194
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 185
Median Home Value $285,200
Land Area 138.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 82
Median Household Income $42,115

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male 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
Male347544344431716118420
Female4474214225616995434
Total78149657669933252013854

Gender

 Male 103 53%
 Female 91 47%
Gender

Race

 White 181 93%
 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 5 3%
 Two Or More Races 8 4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11310341773
Renter11202000
Total22510361773

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 55 67%
 Single Guardian 6 7%
 Singles 20 24%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 67 82%
 Households with Kids 15 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10100121004201102021
Female11021101103121112000
Total21121222107322214021

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87824 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 87824 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 87824 real estate data, the median home value of $285,200 is high 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 87824.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 188 97%
 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 6 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 13 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 63 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 3%
 Households Vacant 103 56%
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 84 82%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $42,115 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87824 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, 87824 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 87824 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 79 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11 5%
 No Earnings 144 62%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 79 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11 5%
 No Earnings 144 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 79 100%
 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

Compared to other ZIPs, 87824 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 84 58%
 Associate's degree 14 10%
 Bachelor's degree 21 14%
 Master's degree 13 9%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 14 10%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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