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ZIP Code 88353

Post Office City:Vaughn, NM (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Guadalupe County
Timezone: Mountain (9:06pm)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -105.1
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88353

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 88353. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 88353 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:
Vaughn, NM
East Vaughn

Stats and Demographics for the 88353 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88353 is located in central 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 88353 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88353 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 473
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 344
Median Home Value $45,000
Land Area 694.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 217
Median Household Income $30,179

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 58513
85 Plus7512


 Male 236 50%
 Female 237 50%


 White 326 68.9%
 Black Or African American 7 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 1.3%
 Asian 3 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 116 24.5%
 Two Or More Races 15 3.2%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus9110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 94 43%
 Single Guardian 27 12%
 Singles 90 41%
 Singles With Roommate 6 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 163 75%
 Households with Kids 54 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88353 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88353 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 88353 real estate data, the median home value of $45,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 88353 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 88353 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88353 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 470 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 3 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 54 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 97 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 66 19%
 Households Vacant 127 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 5.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.8%
 For Sale Only 8 6.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 24.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 79 62.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 12%
 2 Bedroom 18 53%
 3+ Bedroom 12 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 $30,179 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 88353 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 88353 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 88353 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. More commuters in 88353 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

For more information, see Vaughn, NM commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 46 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 123 31%
 No Earnings 227 57%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 46 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 123 31%
 No Earnings 227 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 99 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 14%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 43 14%
 High School Graduate 229 77%
 Associate's degree 3 1%
 Bachelor's degree 20 7%
 Master's degree 3 1%
 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 157 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 88353

ZIP Code 88353 is in the Vaughn Municipal School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 88353.

Vaughn Elementary
101 4th
Vaughn, NM 88353
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vaughn Municipal School District
Vaughn High School
101 4th
Vaughn, NM 88353
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Vaughn Municipal School District

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