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ZIP Code 87940

Primary City:Rincon, NM (View All Cities)
County: Dona Ana County
Timezone: Mountain (1:43am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.67, -107.11
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87940

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87940. 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 87940. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87940, 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:
Rincon, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87940 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 87940 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 single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87940 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 669
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 254
Median Home Value $193,300
Land Area 64.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 222
Median Household Income $33,295

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male31254532142612132327232217175844
Female24302527221013152820281816189738
Total55557059363625285147514033351415712

Gender

 Male 348 52%
 Female 321 48%
Gender

Race

 White 489 73%
 Black Or African American 6 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 152 23%
 Two Or More Races 8 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner710333635211710
Renter3118148801
Total1021415043291711

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 129 58%
 Single Guardian 43 19%
 Singles 44 20%
 Singles With Roommate 6 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 120 54%
 Households with Kids 102 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11745544751699385611644
Female1281058584464651156323
Total129121510129159201513913161117967

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87940 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87940 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 87940 real estate data, the median home value of $193,300 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 87940.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 669 100%
 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 78 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 91 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 53 21%
 Households Vacant 32 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 84%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $33,295 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87940 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 87940 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 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 87940 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 87940 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 64 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 42 23%
 No Earnings 77 42%
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 64 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 42 23%
 No Earnings 77 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 28 36%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 50 64%
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 10 11%
 High School Graduate 14 15%
 Associate's degree 26 29%
 Bachelor's degree 13 14%
 Master's degree 28 31%
 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 22 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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