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ZIP Code 88250

Primary City:Hope, NM (View All Cities)
County: Eddy County
Timezone: Mountain (7:28pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.9, -105.0
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88250

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 88250. 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 88250. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 88250, 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:
Hope, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 88250 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88250 is located in southeast 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 88250 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88250 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 270
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 161
Median Home Value $159,400
Land Area 688.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 113
Median Household Income $61,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12149856968101389112663
Female25116391058813671351040
Total1419201481519111618261416141716103

Gender

 Male 145 54%
 Female 125 46%
Gender

Race

 White 230 85.2%
 Black Or African American 1 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 1.9%
 Asian 2 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 5.6%
 Two Or More Races 17 6.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0510201016133
Renter17569530
Total11215261921163

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 65 58%
 Single Guardian 12 11%
 Singles 32 28%
 Singles With Roommate 4 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 77 68%
 Households with Kids 36 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male25132244261011032211
Female01101001335120123000
Total26233245596131155211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88250 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88250 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 88250 real estate data, the median home value of $159,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 88250.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 270 100%
 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 30 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 47 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 22%
 Households Vacant 48 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 35%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $61,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 88250 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 88250 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. In 88250 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 40 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2 2%
 No Earnings 50 54%
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 40 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2 2%
 No Earnings 50 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 42 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 11 22%
 High School Graduate 40 78%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 2 40%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 60%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 88250

ZIP Code 88250 is in the Artesia Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 88250.

Penasco Elementary
12 Dunkin Rd
Hope, NM 88250
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Artesia Public Schools

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