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ZIP Code 88026

Post Office City:Santa Clara, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Mountain (12:41am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.80, -108.15
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88026

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Primary/preferred city:
Santa Clara, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 88026 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88026 is located in southwest 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 88026 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88026 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,658
Population Density 326 people per sq mi
Housing Units 769
Median Home Value $88,100
Land Area 5.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 651
Median Household Income $25,354

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 57057127
85 Plus223355


 Male 787 47%
 Female 871 53%


 White 1,307 78.8%
 Black Or African American 20 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 1.9%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.3%
 Other Race 236 14.2%
 Two Or More Races 55 3.3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus31839

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 277 43%
 Single Guardian 144 22%
 Singles 196 30%
 Singles With Roommate 34 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 443 68%
 Households with Kids 208 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88026 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88026 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 88026 real estate data, the median home value of $88,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 88026 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 88026 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88026 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Santa Clara, NM real estate.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,658 100%
 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 216 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 251 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 184 24%
 Households Vacant 118 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 11 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 5%
 1 Bedroom 25 14%
 2 Bedroom 70 40%
 3+ Bedroom 70 40%
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 $25,354 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 88026 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 88026 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 88026 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 271 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 179 16%
 No Earnings 649 59%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 271 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 179 16%
 No Earnings 649 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 364 95.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 3.9%
 Worked at Home 3 0.8%
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 307 32%
 High School Graduate 504 53%
 Associate's degree 56 6%
 Bachelor's degree 42 4%
 Master's degree 31 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 13 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 178 78.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 40 17.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 88026

ZIP Code 88026 is in the Cobre Consolidated School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 88026.

Central Elementary
211 Cedar St
Santa Clara, NM 88026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cobre Consolidated School District

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