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ZIP Code 87528

Primary City:Dulce, NM (View All Cities)
County: Rio Arriba County
Timezone: Mountain (12:44pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.6, -107.1
ZIP (~35 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 87528

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 87528. 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 87528. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 87528, 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:
Dulce, NM
Acceptable:
Lumberton
Unacceptable:
Jicarilla Apache Indian Rese

Stats and Demographics for the 87528 ZIP Code

ZIP code 87528 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 87528 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 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 87528 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,417
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,257
Median Home Value $70,100
Land Area 766.91 sq mi
Water Area 2.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,088
Median Household Income $39,725

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 27


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5170180350
5-9151173324
10-14132158290
15-19159161320
20-24141144285
25-29134126260
30-34109106215
35-3910897205
40-44104105209
45-49111118229
50-548597182
55-596981150
60-646463127
65-695663119
70-74322860
75-79233255
80-8481927
85 Plus6410

Gender

 Male 1,662 49%
 Female 1,755 51%
Gender

Race

 White 231 6.8%
 Black Or African American 23 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,979 87.2%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 109 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 68 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24305282
25-3485116201
35-4414172213
45-5418352235
55-6413036166
65-7410619125
75-8450959
85 Plus617

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 350 32%
 Single Guardian 449 41%
 Singles 244 22%
 Singles With Roommate 45 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 572 53%
 Households with Kids 516 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1313263
2372865
3375188
4383573
5204767
6372663
7273259
8323668
9353267
10333669
11243054
12273259
13233861
14252247
15322860
16283967
17293564
18373168
19332861
20322759

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 87528 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 87528 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 87528 real estate data, the median home value of $70,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 87528 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 87528 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 87528 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,354 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 55 1.6%
 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 8 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 223 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 508 40%
 Renter Occupied Households 357 28%
 Households Vacant 169 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 2 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 88 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 91 32%
 2 Bedroom 92 33%
 3+ Bedroom 99 35%
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 $39,725 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 87528 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. The commute in 87528 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 1,136 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 491 20%
 No Earnings 784 33%
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 1,136 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 491 20%
 No Earnings 784 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,204 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 4%
 Worked at Home 32 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 226 26%
 High School Graduate 540 61%
 Associate's degree 51 6%
 Bachelor's degree 47 5%
 Master's degree 8 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 9 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 574 65%
 Enrolled in Private School 163 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 152 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 87528

ZIP Code 87528 is in the Dulce Independent School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 87528.

Dulce Elementary
Hawk Dr
Dulce, NM 87528
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dulce Independent School District
Dulce Middle School
Hawk Dr
Dulce, NM 87528
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dulce Independent School District
Dulce High School
Hawk Dr
Dulce, NM 87528
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dulce Independent School District
St Francis School
Hc 71 Bldg 21 Rte 356
Lumberton, NM 87528
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Good News Christian Academy
13735 Highway 64
Dulce, NM 87528
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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