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ZIP Code 88081

Primary City:Chaparral, NM (View All Cities)
Timezone: Mountain (3:09pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.1, -106.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88081

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 88081. 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 88081. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 88081, 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:
Chaparral, NM
Acceptable:
Anthony

Stats and Demographics for the 88081 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88081 is located in south 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 88081 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 a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88081 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,708
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,654
Median Home Value $56,400
Land Area 396.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,222
Median Household Income $26,326

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6896897367908085435655355264984773623302191461176728
Female7157247287065364764535064845744793832951821371037032
Total1,4041,4131,4641,4961,3441,0191,0181,0411,0101,07295674562540128322013760

Gender

 Male 8,125 52%
 Female 7,583 48%
Gender

Race

 White 9,552 60.8%
 Black Or African American 188 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 148 0.9%
 Asian 35 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 5,326 33.9%
 Two Or More Races 454 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14746563385864637118524
Renter842012271969950324
Total2316668601,05474542121728

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,434 58%
 Single Guardian 1,030 24%
 Singles 634 15%
 Singles With Roommate 124 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,967 47%
 Households with Kids 2,255 53%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male114153115136126143128145147167127152139151171165151143160156
Female126139164149142145146141150133148158130159144150149148115132
Total240292279285268288274286297300275310269310315315300291275288

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88081 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88081 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 88081 real estate data, the median home value of $56,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 88081 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 88081 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88081 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,618 93.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,077 6.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,794 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,535 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 893 19%
 Households Vacant 432 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 3%
 For Sale Only 40 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 252 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 2%
 1 Bedroom 22 3%
 2 Bedroom 287 36%
 3+ Bedroom 476 60%
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 $26,326 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 88081 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. In 88081 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,041 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,263 21%
 No Earnings 5,381 50%
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 3,041 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,263 21%
 No Earnings 5,381 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,880 92.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 163 3.9%
 Worked at Home 134 3.2%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,963 45.4%
 High School Graduate 1,965 45.4%
 Associate's degree 267 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 107 2.5%
 Master's degree 24 0.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,576 91.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 0.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 326 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 88081

ZIP Code 88081 is in the Gadsden Independent School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 88081.

Sunrise Elementary
1000 County Line Dr
Chaparral, NM 88081
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gadsden Independent School District
Chaparral High School
800 County Line Dr
Chaparral, NM 88081
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gadsden Independent School District

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