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ZIP Code 88414

Post Office City:Capulin, NM (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Mountain (2:24am)
Area code: 505 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.75, -103.97
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 88414

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 88414. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 88414 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:
Capulin, NM
Capulin Mountain National Mo, Des Moines

Stats and Demographics for the 88414 ZIP Code

ZIP code 88414 is located in northeast 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 88414 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 88414 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 26
Median Home Value $29,200
Land Area 4.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16
Median Household Income $17,222

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 54

Under 5213
85 Plus000


 Male 21 54%
 Female 18 46%


 White 35 90%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 3%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 3 8%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8 50%
 Single Guardian 1 6%
 Singles 7 44%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11 69%
 Households with Kids 5 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 88414 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 88414 were primarily built in the 1990s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 88414 real estate data, the median home value of $29,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 88414 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 88414 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 88414 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39 100%
 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 2 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 11 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 3 12%
 Households Vacant 10 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 11 100%
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 $17,222 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 88414 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 88414 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 88414 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 15 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12 18%
 No Earnings 40 60%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12 18%
 No Earnings 40 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 3 14%
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.

For more information, see Capulin, NM education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 19 36%
 High School Graduate 29 55%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 5 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 25 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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