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ZIP Code 87008

Primary City:Cedar Crest, NM (View All Cities)
County: Bernalillo County
Timezone: Mountain (2:08pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.13, -106.38
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87008

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87008. 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 87008. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87008, 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:
Cedar Crest, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87008 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87008 is located in north 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 87008 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 87008 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,552
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,253
Median Home Value $229,600
Land Area 28.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,131
Median Household Income $82,143

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 51


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5474289
5-95266118
10-146167128
15-198265147
20-24443276
25-29573592
30-34403777
35-396258120
40-447371144
45-49102126228
50-54135159294
55-59169168337
60-64138140278
65-6910084184
70-74464490
75-79393978
80-84171633
85 Plus142539

Gender

 Male 1,278 50%
 Female 1,274 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,271 89.0%
 Black Or African American 15 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 1.9%
 Asian 29 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 105 4.1%
 Two Or More Races 83 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-247815
25-34382967
35-4411323136
45-5425435289
55-6432729356
65-741636169
75-8471576
85 Plus23023

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 672 59%
 Single Guardian 104 9%
 Singles 279 25%
 Singles With Roommate 76 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 887 78%
 Households with Kids 244 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
110414
291423
313720
48917
561622
691019
7101323
8121527
9151227
10111021
11151126
1271724
13191029
1491928
15181634
16221335
17161430
18131124
19131124
2071017

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87008 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87008 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 87008 real estate data, the median home value of $229,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87008 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 87008 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87008 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,532 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 20 0.8%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 664 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 332 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 135 11%
 Households Vacant 122 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 23 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 7 6%
 3+ Bedroom 103 94%
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 $82,143 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87008 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. A higher percentage of people in 87008 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. Most commuters in 87008 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,280 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 477 19%
 No Earnings 764 30%
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 1,280 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 477 19%
 No Earnings 764 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,289 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 111 7%
 Worked at Home 256 15%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 87008 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 33 3.1%
 High School Graduate 311 29.5%
 Associate's degree 96 9.1%
 Bachelor's degree 284 26.9%
 Master's degree 272 25.8%
 Professional school degree 7 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 52 4.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 471 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 41 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87008

ZIP Code 87008 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87008.

Prince of Peace Lutheran School
12121 State Highway 14 N
Cedar Crest, NM 87008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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