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, 2017)


Total Population 1,367
Daytime Population: Workers 77
Daytime Population: Residents 678
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 755
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.55
Population in Households 1,367
Population in Familes 1,005
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $70,133
Average Household Income $87,642
Per Capita Income $39,750


Total Housing Units 726 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 515 (70.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 105 (14.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 106 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $377,815
Average Home Value $444,417


Total Households 620
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 358
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 0.66% 0.54%
Households 0.66% 0.54%
Families 0.31% 0.33%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   2.22%

Lamy, NM 87540 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87540 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 # 145 56th
Population Density # 172 48th
Diversity Index # 243 27th
Median Household Income # 13 96th
Per Capita Income # 18 95th

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