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ZIP Code 87326

Post Office City:Vanderwagen, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: McKinley County
Timezone: Mountain (3:48pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.4, -108.6
ZIP (~29 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87326

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 87326. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 87326 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:
Vanderwagen, NM
Chi Chll Tah

Stats and Demographics for the 87326 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87326 is located in northwest 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 87326 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 87326 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,688
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 680
Median Home Value $87,000
Land Area 171.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 537
Median Household Income $31,296

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 37

Under 57356129
85 Plus61319


 Male 825 49%
 Female 863 51%


 White 181 10.7%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,461 86.6%
 Asian 6 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 11 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.4%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus10010

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 236 44%
 Single Guardian 156 29%
 Singles 123 23%
 Singles With Roommate 22 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 323 60%
 Households with Kids 214 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87326 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 87326 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 87326 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 high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 87326. Rentals in 87326 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87326 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,688 100%
 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 86 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 410 60%
 Renter Occupied Households 41 6%
 Households Vacant 143 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 1.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 3 2.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 80 55.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 39.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 6%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 10 15%
 3+ Bedroom 54 79%
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 $31,296 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 87326 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. In 87326 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 360 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 245 17%
 No Earnings 805 57%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 360 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 245 17%
 No Earnings 805 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 481 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 50 9%
 Worked at Home 11 2%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 385 35.0%
 High School Graduate 599 54.5%
 Associate's degree 65 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 28 2.5%
 Master's degree 18 1.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 408 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87326

ZIP Code 87326 is in the following school districts: Gallup-Mckinley Cty School District and Chi Chil'Tah Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87326.

David Skeet Elementary
Jones Ranch Rd 45
Vanderwagen, NM 87326
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gallup-Mckinley Cty School District
Chi Chil'Tah Comm School
PO Box 278
Vanderwagon, NM 87326
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chi Chil'Tah Community School District

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