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ZIP Code 88072

Primary City:Vado, NM (View All Cities)
County: Dona Ana County
Timezone: Mountain (9:01am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.10, -106.63
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88072

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 88072. 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 88072. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 88072, 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:
Vado, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 88072 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88072 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 88072 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88072 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,501
Population Density 103 people per sq mi
Housing Units 735
Median Home Value $51,700
Land Area 24.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 680
Median Household Income $19,784

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male135145112113101828960647369634946281488
Female113121119119100727186877467774637291176
Total248266231232201154160146151147136140958357251514

Gender

 Male 1,259 50%
 Female 1,242 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,435 57.4%
 Black Or African American 22 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.9%
 Asian 8 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 926 37.0%
 Two Or More Races 87 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17838012711173236
Renter1932492623821
Total3611512915313481257

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 402 59%
 Single Guardian 177 26%
 Singles 89 13%
 Singles With Roommate 12 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 271 40%
 Households with Kids 409 60%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2233203923312538282025221827193821201532
Female2628242123162825291933271822381626201930
Total4861446046475363573958493649575447403462

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88072 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88072 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 88072 real estate data, the median home value of $51,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 88072 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 88072 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88072 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,501 100%
 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 238 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 282 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 160 22%
 Households Vacant 55 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 8%
 2 Bedroom 23 13%
 3+ Bedroom 144 80%
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 $19,784 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 88072 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 88072 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 638 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 477 25%
 No Earnings 759 41%
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 638 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 477 25%
 No Earnings 759 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 810 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 8%
 Worked at Home 72 8%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 462 62%
 High School Graduate 231 31%
 Associate's degree 41 6%
 Bachelor's degree 11 1%
 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 667 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 84 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 88072

ZIP Code 88072 is in the Gadsden Independent School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 88072.

Vado Elementary
330 Holguin Rd
Vado, NM 88072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gadsden Independent School District

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