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ZIP Code 87941

Primary City:Salem, NM (View All Cities)
County: Dona Ana County
Timezone: Mountain (5:49am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.68, -107.17
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87941

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87941. 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 87941. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87941, 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:
Salem, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87941 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87941 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 87941 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87941 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,216
Population Density 154 people per sq mi
Housing Units 368
Median Home Value $36,600
Land Area 7.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 328
Median Household Income $17,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 25Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 25

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male61695079473232243932403224171011510
Female586661645126413035372621301713998
Total1191351111439858735474696653543423201418

Gender

 Male 614 50%
 Female 602 50%
Gender

Race

 White 887 72.9%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.9%
 Asian 9 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 277 22.8%
 Two Or More Races 30 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1027525652251910
Renter131314913852
Total2340666565332412

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 210 64%
 Single Guardian 59 18%
 Singles 49 15%
 Singles With Roommate 10 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 142 43%
 Households with Kids 186 57%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11713122091781510911911131416152111
Female121214121419141272011138911132013710
Total2319272434283120223020241720242736282821

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87941 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87941 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 87941 real estate data, the median home value of $36,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 87941 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87941 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,216 100%
 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 75 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 176 48%
 Renter Occupied Households 77 21%
 Households Vacant 40 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 70%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 79 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $17,000 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 87941 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 87941 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. More commuters in 87941 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 196 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 203 32%
 No Earnings 228 36%
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 196 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 203 32%
 No Earnings 228 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 204 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 21%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 104 64%
 High School Graduate 33 20%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 26 16%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 205 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 54 21%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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