Continental Divide, NM 87312 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87312: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Continental Divide, NM 87312

Acceptable Alternative
Contnental Dv, NM 87312

Not Acceptable, USPS
Coolidge, NM 87312

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 10
  • Single Family Addresses: 2
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: McKinley County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.469, Longitude -108.456
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Continental Divide, NM 87312 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 739
Daytime Population: Workers 136
Daytime Population: Residents 513
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 649
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 736
Population in Familes 639
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $41,426
Average Household Income $59,220
Per Capita Income $21,313


Total Housing Units 304 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 215 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 50 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 39 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $96,196
Average Home Value $174,651


Total Households 265
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 192
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.46% 0.24%
Households 0.37% 0.15%
Families 0.14% 0.1%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   2.49%

Continental Divide, NM 87312 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87312 to the other 330 ZIP Codes in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 182 45th
Population Density # 161 51st
Diversity Index # 198 41st
Median Household Income # 126 62nd
Per Capita Income # 185 44th

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