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ZIP Code 87037

Post Office City:Nageezi, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: San Juan County
Timezone: Mountain (2:14pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.2, -107.9
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87037

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 87037. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 87037 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Nageezi, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87037 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87037 is located in northwest 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 87037 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 87037 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 677
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 282
Median Home Value $28,900
Land Area 278.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 199
Median Household Income $26,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 29

Under 5323062
85 Plus213


 Male 341 50%
 Female 336 50%


 White 11 1.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 649 95.9%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 15 2.2%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 70 35%
 Single Guardian 71 36%
 Singles 47 24%
 Singles With Roommate 11 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 100 50%
 Households with Kids 99 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87037 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87037 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1960s. Looking at 87037 real estate data, the median home value of $28,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87037 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 87037 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87037 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 677 100%
 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 19 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 143 51%
 Renter Occupied Households 37 13%
 Households Vacant 83 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 49%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 10%
 2 Bedroom 47 59%
 3+ Bedroom 25 31%
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 $26,667 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87037 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. 87037 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 87037 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 178 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 44 9%
 No Earnings 290 57%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 178 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 44 9%
 No Earnings 290 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 133 70%
 Public transportation 4 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 24%
 Worked at Home 9 5%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

For more information, see Nageezi, NM education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 234 51.5%
 High School Graduate 152 33.5%
 Associate's degree 23 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 3 0.7%
 Master's degree 42 9.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 100 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 14 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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