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ZIP Code 88201

Primary City:Roswell, NM (View All Cities)
County: Chaves County
Timezone: Mountain (2:53am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.6, -104.3
ZIP (~45 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 88201. 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 88201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 88201, 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:
Roswell, NM
Acceptable:
Border Hill, Pine Lodge
Unacceptable:
Elkins, Roswell Industrial Air Cente

Stats and Demographics for the 88201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88201 is located in east New Mexico and covers an extremely 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 88201 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88201 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,490
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,195
Median Home Value $139,300
Land Area 2,288.94 sq mi
Water Area 5.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,952
Median Household Income $47,730

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8979078881,235672668628664631828901792749591465390303258
Female835882803870723695686711693847884951859634535487437491
Total1,7321,7891,6912,1051,3951,3631,3141,3751,3241,6751,7851,7431,6081,2251,000877740749

Gender

 Male 12,467 49%
 Female 13,023 51%
Gender

Race

 White 20,343 79.8%
 Black Or African American 381 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 264 1.0%
 Asian 261 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 36 0.1%
 Other Race 3,507 13.8%
 Two Or More Races 698 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1005909621,4851,5921,221915345
Renter268648438445362196187198
Total3681,2381,4001,9301,9541,4171,102543

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,065 51%
 Single Guardian 1,649 17%
 Singles 2,801 28%
 Singles With Roommate 437 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,828 69%
 Households with Kids 3,124 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male183189162197180195162182188152185188199164153261232308281199
Female161179166156193170164168187164190152155142160182195172161172
Total344368328353373365326350375316375340354306313443427480442371

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88201 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88201 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 88201 real estate data, the median home value of $139,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 88201. Rentals in 88201 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,663 96.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 110 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 657 2.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 28 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,126 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,084 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,742 24%
 Households Vacant 1,243 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 308 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 179 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 108 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 606 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 54 2%
 1 Bedroom 556 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,384 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,177 37%
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 $47,730 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 88201 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 88201 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 7,622 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,062 25%
 No Earnings 7,411 37%
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 7,622 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,062 25%
 No Earnings 7,411 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,784 90.6%
 Public transportation 67 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 466 4.3%
 Worked at Home 471 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,262 16%
 High School Graduate 3,858 49%
 Associate's degree 491 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,545 19%
 Master's degree 565 7%
 Professional school degree 153 2%
 Doctorate degree 79 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,856 74.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 883 17.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 412 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 88201

ZIP Code 88201 is in the Las Cruces Public Schools. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 88201.

Valley View Elementary
1400 South Washington
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Las Cruces Public Schools
Berrendo Elementary
505 West Pine Lodge Rd
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roswell Independent School District
Berrendo Middle School
485 Calle Don Tomas
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Roswell Independent School District
Del Norte Elementary
2701 North Garden Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roswell Independent School District
Military Hgts Elementary
1900 North Michigan
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roswell Independent School District
Washington Ave Elementary
408 North Washington Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roswell Independent School District
Goddard High School
701 East Country Club
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Roswell Independent School District
Roswell High School
500 West Hobbs St
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Roswell Independent School District
Nm Military Institute
101 West College Blv
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Roswell Independent School District
Gateway Christian School
1900 N Sycamore
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
All Saints Catholic School
2700 N Kentucky Ave
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Valley Christian Academy
2803 W 4th St
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Generations of Learning - North
2601 W Berrendo Rd
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Noah'S Ark Christian Preschool & Kindergarten
501 N Sycamore
Roswell, NM 88201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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