Lamy, NM 87540 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87540: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lamy, NM 87540

Acceptable Alternative
Galisteo, NM 87540
Santa Fe, NM 87540

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 23
  • Single Family Addresses: 458
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Santa Fe County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.397, Longitude -105.847
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lamy, NM 87540 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,053
Population in Households 1,053
Population in Familes 760
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 6
Diversity Index2 51


Total Households 518
Average Household Size 2.03
Family Households 294
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 621 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 425 (68.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 93 (15.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 103 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $397,525
Average Home Value $453,176


Median Household Income $68,249
Average Household Income $88,523
Per Capita Income $43,547
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.56% 0.54%
Households 0.63% 0.57%
Families 0.39% 0.34%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Lamy, NM 87540 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87540 to the other 329 ZIP Codes in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 162 51st
Population Density1 # 189 43rd
Diversity Index2 # 265 20th
Median Household Income # 13 96th
Per Capita Income # 15 96th

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