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ZIP Code 88342

Primary City:Orogrande, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Otero County
Timezone: Mountain (9:05pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.5, -105.6
ZIP (~53 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88342

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 88342. 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 88342. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 88342, 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:
Orogrande, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 88342 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88342 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 88342 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88342 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 52
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 43
Land Area 5.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 29

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

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


 Male 30 58%
 Female 22 42%


 White 40 77%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 4 8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 7 13%
 Two Or More Races 1 2%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 14 48%
 Single Guardian 2 7%
 Singles 12 41%
 Singles With Roommate 1 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 25 86%
 Households with Kids 4 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88342 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88342 were primarily built in the 1990s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 52 100%
 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 5 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 21 49%
 Renter Occupied Households 3 7%
 Households Vacant 14 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 93%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

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, 88342 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. The commute in 88342 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 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6 100%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6 100%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6 100%
 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

Compared to other ZIPs, 88342 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 6 100%
 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

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