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ZIP Code 88317

Primary City:Cloudcroft, NM (View All Cities)
County: Otero County
Timezone: Mountain (5:20am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.5, -105.6
ZIP (~53 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88317

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 88317. 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 88317. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 88317, 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:
Cloudcroft, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 88317 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88317 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 88317 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 88317 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,751
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,217
Median Home Value $180,200
Land Area 235.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 823
Median Household Income $29,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3145444918262929416285681118767421810
Female18414743301831265172828011210655422015
Total498691924844605592134167148223193122843825

Gender

 Male 862 49%
 Female 889 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,649 94.2%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.9%
 Asian 6 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 40 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 37 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner618591401921776715
Renter14192339153171
Total2037821792072087416

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 467 57%
 Single Guardian 74 9%
 Singles 246 30%
 Singles With Roommate 36 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 661 80%
 Households with Kids 162 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male758357514141012117468131574
Female05444691210961111108179636
Total7101279131426241918221814142522211010

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88317 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 88317 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 88317 real estate data, the median home value of $180,200 is slightly higher 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 88317. Rentals in 88317 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88317 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,751 100%
 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 329 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 345 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 149 5%
 Households Vacant 2,394 74%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 3.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.0%
 For Sale Only 54 2.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,028 84.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 235 9.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 5%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 84 42%
 3+ Bedroom 107 54%
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 $29,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 88317 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 88317 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 334 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 377 30%
 No Earnings 538 43%
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 334 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 377 30%
 No Earnings 538 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 481 86.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 5.7%
 Worked at Home 43 7.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 88317 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 12 2.5%
 High School Graduate 214 43.9%
 Associate's degree 22 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 173 35.5%
 Master's degree 46 9.4%
 Professional school degree 18 3.7%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 53 64.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 35.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 88317

ZIP Code 88317 is in the Cloudcroft Municipal School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 88317.

Cloudcroft Elementary
10 Swallow Place
Cloudcroft, NM 88317
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cloudcroft Municipal School District
Cloudcroft Middle School
10 Swallow Place
Cloudcroft, NM 88317
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cloudcroft Municipal School District
Cloudcroft High School
10 Swallow Place
Cloudcroft, NM 88317
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cloudcroft Municipal School District

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