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ZIP Code 88009

Primary City:Playas, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Hidalgo County
Timezone: Mountain (11:10am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.7, -108.6
ZIP (~29 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88009

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 88009. 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 88009. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 88009, 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:
Playas, NM
Acceptable:
Lordsburg

Stats and Demographics for the 88009 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88009 is located in southwest New Mexico and covers a large 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 88009 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88009 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 88
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 35
Land Area 248.80 sq mi
Water Area 1.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 29
Median Household Income $24,904

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 27

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male534305213444011002
Female375244125423200002
Total8109549338867211004

Gender

 Male 42 48%
 Female 46 52%
Gender

Race

 White 81 92%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 1%
 Other Race 5 6%
 Two Or More Races 1 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner00010102
Renter05694100
Total056104202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 18 62%
 Single Guardian 4 14%
 Singles 6 21%
 Singles With Roommate 1 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 17 59%
 Households with Kids 12 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11110102021001011100
Female02002201210130101000
Total13112303231131112100

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88009 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 88009 were primarily built in the 1970s. Rentals in 88009 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88009 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 80 91%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 5%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 4 5%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 25 71%
 Households Vacant 6 17%
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 5 83%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 49 100%
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 $24,904 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 88009 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. 88009 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, 88009 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. The commute in 88009 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 68 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 5%
 No Earnings 54 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 68 53%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7 5%
 No Earnings 54 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 56 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 18%
 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, 88009 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 7 19%
 Associate's degree 12 32%
 Bachelor's degree 18 49%
 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 32 64%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 36%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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