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ZIP Code 87020

Primary City:Grants, NM (View All Cities)
Timezone: Mountain (10:45pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.2, -107.8
ZIP (~25 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87020

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87020. 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 87020. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87020, 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:
Grants, NM
Acceptable:
San Mateo
Unacceptable:
Ambrosia Lake, Anaconda, Broadview Acres

Stats and Demographics for the 87020 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87020 is located in northwest 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 87020 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87020 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,347
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,683
Median Home Value $101,800
Land Area 1,031.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,044
Median Household Income $39,868

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4313773883653273923143253243664013752982331831586860
Female40337134738647139040938337737243439034727521419011786
Total834748735751798782723708701738835765645508397348185146

Gender

 Male 5,385 47%
 Female 5,962 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,785 59.8%
 Black Or African American 207 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,749 15.4%
 Asian 87 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.2%
 Other Race 2,033 17.9%
 Two Or More Races 465 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4723935955662848031674
Renter1812972532222071007015
Total22853661277883558038689

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,735 43%
 Single Guardian 1,024 25%
 Singles 1,096 27%
 Singles With Roommate 189 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,610 65%
 Households with Kids 1,434 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9486908365807586717873787683779274606271
Female6894766775906476667075665680637392906881
Total162180166150140170139162137148148144132163140165166150130152

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87020 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87020 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 87020 real estate data, the median home value of $101,800 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 87020. Rentals in 87020 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87020 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,198 89.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 983 8.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 66 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 100 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,319 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,380 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,345 29%
 Households Vacant 639 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 305 47.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.6%
 For Sale Only 43 6.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 77 12.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 196 30.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 1%
 1 Bedroom 241 18%
 2 Bedroom 621 45%
 3+ Bedroom 488 36%
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 $39,868 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87020 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 87020 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,272 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,310 26%
 No Earnings 3,371 38%
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 3,272 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,310 26%
 No Earnings 3,371 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,834 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 1%
 Worked at Home 286 7%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 772 20.6%
 High School Graduate 2,381 63.5%
 Associate's degree 201 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 248 6.6%
 Master's degree 101 2.7%
 Professional school degree 12 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 36 1.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,023 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 196 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 136 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87020

ZIP Code 87020 is in the Grants-Cibola County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87020.

Mesa View Elementary
400 East Washington
Grants, NM 87020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grants-Cibola County School District
Mount Taylor Elementary
1607 Del Norte
Grants, NM 87020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grants-Cibola County School District
Nm Women'S Correction
1700 East Old Hwy 66
Grants, NM 87020
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nm Corrections School District
Western Nm Correction
2111 North Lobo Canyon Rd
Grants, NM 87020
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nm Corrections School District
Grants High School
500 Mountain Rd
Grants, NM 87020
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grants-Cibola County School District
Los Alamitos Middle School
1100 Mt. Taylor Ave
Grants, NM 87020
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Grants-Cibola County School District
St Teresa of Avila Catholic School
402 E High St
Grants, NM 87020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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