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ZIP Code 88427

Primary City:Mcalister, NM (View All Cities)
County: Quay County
Timezone: Mountain (8:57am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.8, -103.7
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88427

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 88427. 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 88427. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 88427, 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:
Mcalister, NM
Unacceptable:
Mc Alister

Stats and Demographics for the 88427 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88427 is located in east New Mexico and covers a slightly higher 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 88427 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88427 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 119
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 72
Median Home Value $87,000
Land Area 205.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 49
Median Household Income $56,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2373206351731062311
Female426323162492143101
Total6513643797516511105412

Gender

 Male 65 55%
 Female 54 45%
Gender

Race

 White 113 95%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 2%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 4 3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner014710642
Renter14421300
Total158911942

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 29 59%
 Single Guardian 5 10%
 Singles 14 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 37 76%
 Households with Kids 12 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01010200130211010200
Female11010101030201100110
Total12020301160412110310

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88427 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88427 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 88427 real estate data, the median home value of $87,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 88427. Rentals in 88427 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88427 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 119 100%
 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 15 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 19 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 15 21%
 Households Vacant 23 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 70%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 40%
 3+ Bedroom 6 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 $56,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 88427 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 88427 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 88427 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 88427 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 48 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29 29%
 No Earnings 22 22%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 48 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 29 29%
 No Earnings 22 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 36 58%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 15%
 Worked at Home 17 27%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 88427 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 2 4%
 High School Graduate 39 68%
 Associate's degree 2 4%
 Bachelor's degree 12 21%
 Master's degree 2 4%
 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 10 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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