Costilla, NM 87524 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87524: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Costilla, NM 87524

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 2
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Taos County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.914, Longitude -105.46
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Costilla, NM 87524 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 449
Daytime Population: Workers 95
Daytime Population: Residents 201
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 296
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.66
Population in Households 449
Population in Familes 317
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $39,937
Average Household Income $60,117
Per Capita Income $27,046


Total Housing Units 349 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 169 (48.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 33 ( 9.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 147 (42.1%)
Median Home Value $225,000
Average Home Value $298,817


Total Households 202
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 107
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 -0.33% -0.45%
Households -0.27% -0.3%
Families -0.63% -0.38%
Median Household Income   2.15%
Per Capita Income   3.02%

Costilla, NM 87524 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87524 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 # 204 38th
Population Density # 248 25th
Diversity Index # 141 57th
Median Household Income # 149 55th
Per Capita Income # 88 74th

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