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ZIP Code 87936

Primary City:Garfield, NM (View All Cities)
County: Dona Ana County
Timezone: Mountain (3:40am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.7, -107.2
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87936

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87936. 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 87936. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87936, 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:
Garfield, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87936 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87936 is located in southwest 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 87936 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87936 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 515
Population Density 43 people per sq mi
Housing Units 202
Median Home Value $163,300
Land Area 12.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 177
Median Household Income $26,394

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male242413111417158921172821147847
Female22121715231411151817171618165557
Total46363026373126232738344439301213914

Gender

 Male 262 51%
 Female 253 49%
Gender

Race

 White 364 70.7%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 3.1%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 126 24.5%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner217152335221010
Renter2561112331
Total422213447251311

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 119 67%
 Single Guardian 25 14%
 Singles 29 16%
 Singles With Roommate 4 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 111 63%
 Households with Kids 66 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male47545754305413301521
Female444451132464304361110
Total811981086754118437376311

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87936 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87936 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 87936 real estate data, the median home value of $163,300 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 87936. Rentals in 87936 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87936 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 515 100%
 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 51 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 83 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 43 21%
 Households Vacant 25 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 72%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 18%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 37 45%
 3+ Bedroom 30 37%
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 $26,394 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87936 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 87936 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 87936 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 174 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 92 26%
 No Earnings 83 24%
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 174 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 92 26%
 No Earnings 83 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 207 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 14%
 Worked at Home 12 5%
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. 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 62 30%
 High School Graduate 92 44%
 Associate's degree 33 16%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 23 11%
 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 44 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87936

ZIP Code 87936 is in the Hatch Valley Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87936.

Garfield Elementary
8820 Hwy 187
Garfield, NM 87936
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hatch Valley Public Schools

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