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ZIP Code 88008

Primary City:Santa Teresa, NM (View All Cities)
County: Dona Ana County
Timezone: Mountain (6:13pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.0, -106.9
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88008

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 88008. 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 88008. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 88008, 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:
Santa Teresa, NM
Unacceptable:
Anthony, Sunland Park

Stats and Demographics for the 88008 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88008 is located in south 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 88008 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 88008 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,747
Population Density 117 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,097
Median Home Value $163,400
Land Area 49.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,998
Median Household Income $47,937

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2242532482331841571812021881941371511349375573127
Female21521724225016516024523621120719417314311776564724
Total4394704904833493174264383994013313242772101511137851

Gender

 Male 2,769 48%
 Female 2,978 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,777 83.1%
 Black Or African American 66 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.9%
 Asian 26 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 662 11.5%
 Two Or More Races 160 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1416129531826617010625
Renter611711631087242215
Total7533245842633821212730

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,127 56%
 Single Guardian 418 21%
 Singles 368 18%
 Singles With Roommate 85 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,110 56%
 Households with Kids 888 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3954484951455540624752544847455048474340
Female4736414140404744465453514836475045624631
Total86908990918510284108101105105968392100931098971

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88008 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88008 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 88008 real estate data, the median home value of $163,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 88008. Rentals in 88008 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88008 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,747 100%
 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 1,096 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 259 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 643 31%
 Households Vacant 99 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 33 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 90 11%
 2 Bedroom 313 37%
 3+ Bedroom 440 52%
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 $47,937 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 88008 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 88008 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. Most commuters in 88008 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,951 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 987 23%
 No Earnings 1,341 31%
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 1,951 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 987 23%
 No Earnings 1,341 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,653 98.8%
 Public transportation 12 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 0.7%
 Worked at Home 0 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. 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 322 17.2%
 High School Graduate 837 44.7%
 Associate's degree 116 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 364 19.5%
 Master's degree 179 9.6%
 Professional school degree 39 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 14 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,365 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 125 7.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 242 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 88008

ZIP Code 88008 is in the Gadsden Independent School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 88008.

Santa Teresa Elementary
201 Commerciantes
Santa Teresa, NM 88008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gadsden Independent School District
Santa Teresa High School
100 Airport Rd
Santa Teresa, NM 88008
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gadsden Independent School District
Santa Teresa Middle School
4800 McNutt Rd
Santa Teresa, NM 88008
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Gadsden Independent School District
Calvary West Christian High School
4926 McNutt Rd
Santa Teresa, NM 88008
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private

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