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ZIP Code 88119

Post Office City:Fort Sumner, NM (View All Cities)
County: De Baca County
Timezone: Mountain (12:26am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.4, -104.3
ZIP (~33 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88119

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 88119. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 88119 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:
Fort Sumner, NM
Acceptable:
Lake Sumner
Unacceptable:
Ft Sumner

Stats and Demographics for the 88119 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88119 is located in eastern 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 88119 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88119 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,932
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,284
Median Home Value $76,400
Land Area 1,724.92 sq mi
Water Area 10.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 869
Median Household Income $33,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 54959108
5-96357120
10-146762129
15-195353106
20-24203353
25-295655111
30-34404787
35-39503585
40-44355287
45-498374157
50-546770137
55-598862150
60-647480154
65-695862120
70-746054114
75-79355489
80-84303060
85 Plus214465

Gender

 Male 949 49%
 Female 983 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,691 87.5%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.6%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 151 7.8%
 Two Or More Races 74 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2481018
25-34445296
35-44493685
45-5413649185
55-6414033173
65-7413720157
75-84949103
85 Plus44852

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 437 50%
 Single Guardian 116 13%
 Singles 283 33%
 Singles With Roommate 33 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 630 72%
 Households with Kids 239 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
181725
212820
39716
4101121
5141327
612921
771320
8131730
917522
10101323
11171229
12181331
13101424
14121022
15141024
16151530
1791423
18101121
19538
20178

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88119 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88119 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 88119 real estate data, the median home value of $76,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 88119 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 88119 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88119 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,923 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.5%
 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 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 227 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 425 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 217 17%
 Households Vacant 415 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 3.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1.2%
 For Sale Only 9 2.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 203 48.9%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 174 41.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 26 19%
 2 Bedroom 35 26%
 3+ Bedroom 76 55%
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 $33,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 88119 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. More commuters in 88119 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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.

For more information, see Fort Sumner, NM transportation.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 455 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 288 20%
 No Earnings 723 49%
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 455 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 288 20%
 No Earnings 723 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 521 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 5 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 6%
 Worked at Home 13 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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 229 18%
 High School Graduate 715 57%
 Associate's degree 78 6%
 Bachelor's degree 152 12%
 Master's degree 68 5%
 Professional school degree 12 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 438 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 88119

ZIP Code 88119 is in the Fort Sumner Municipal School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 88119.

Fort Sumner Elementary
1001 Sumner Ave
Fort Sumner, NM 88119
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fort Sumner Municipal School District
Fort Sumner Middle School
1001 Sumner Ave
Fort Sumner, NM 88119
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fort Sumner Municipal School District
Fort Sumner High School
1001 Sumner Ave
Fort Sumner, NM 88119
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fort Sumner Municipal School District

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