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ZIP Code 87049

Post Office City:San Fidel, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Cibola County
Timezone: Mountain (9:23am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.3, -107.8
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87049

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 87049. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 87049 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:
San Fidel, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 87049 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87049 is located in northwest 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 87049 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 middle aged adults is extremely large. 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 87049 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 973
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 360
Median Home Value $34,300
Land Area 63.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 300
Median Household Income $21,964

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 5364581
85 Plus156


 Male 457 47%
 Female 516 53%


 White 82 8%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 809 83%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 57 6%
 Two Or More Races 25 3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 104 35%
 Single Guardian 116 39%
 Singles 69 23%
 Singles With Roommate 11 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 165 55%
 Households with Kids 135 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87049 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87049 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 87049 real estate data, the median home value of $34,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87049 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 87049 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87049 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Acomita Lake, NM house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 971 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 69 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 169 47%
 Renter Occupied Households 62 17%
 Households Vacant 60 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 16%
 1 Bedroom 4 11%
 2 Bedroom 4 11%
 3+ Bedroom 23 62%
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 $21,964 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87049 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 87049 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 240 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 160 21%
 No Earnings 357 47%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 240 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 160 21%
 No Earnings 357 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 245 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 6%
 Worked at Home 8 3%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 160 29.9%
 High School Graduate 290 54.2%
 Associate's degree 48 9.0%
 Bachelor's degree 12 2.2%
 Master's degree 21 3.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 154 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87049

ZIP Code 87049 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87049.

New Sunrise Regional Treatment Center
20b Mockingbird Drive
San Fidel, NM 87049
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Joseph Mission School
26 School Rd.
San Fidel, NM 87049
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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