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ZIP Code 88040

Post Office City:Hachita, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Grant County
Timezone: Mountain (12:33pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.918, -108.323
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88040

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Primary/preferred city:
Hachita, NM

Stats and Demographics for the 88040 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88040 is located in southwest 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 88040 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88040 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 116
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 110
Median Home Value $32,500
Land Area 1,120.50 sq mi
Water Area 3.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 63
Median Household Income $82,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 52

Under 5224
85 Plus123


 Male 71 61%
 Female 45 39%


 White 104 90%
 Black Or African American 1 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 4 3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 3 3%
 Two Or More Races 4 3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 22 35%
 Single Guardian 6 10%
 Singles 34 54%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 51 81%
 Households with Kids 12 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88040 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 88040 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 88040 real estate data, the median home value of $32,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 88040 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 88040 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88040 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Hachita, NM house value.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 116 100%
 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 8 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 35 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 20 18%
 Households Vacant 47 43%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 10%
 3+ Bedroom 28 90%
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 $82,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 88040 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 88040 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. A higher percentage of people in 88040 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 88040 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 36 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 32 37%
 No Earnings 18 21%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 36 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 32 37%
 No Earnings 18 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 27 40%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 9%
 Worked at Home 35 51%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, the area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 11 14%
 High School Graduate 39 51%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 4 5%
 Master's degree 23 30%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6 60%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 40%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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