Garfield, NM 87936 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87936: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Garfield, NM 87936

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 7
  • Single Family Addresses: 23
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Dona Ana County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.748, Longitude -107.267
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Garfield, NM 87936 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 483
Daytime Population: Workers 61
Daytime Population: Residents 307
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 368
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 483
Population in Familes 440
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 25
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $32,858
Average Household Income $44,534
Per Capita Income $15,951


Total Housing Units 203 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 130 (64.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 43 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 30 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $83,333
Average Home Value $120,000


Total Households 173
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 139
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 -0.14% 0.0%
Households -0.16% -0.12%
Families -0.39% -0.29%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   2.6%

Garfield, NM 87936 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87936 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 # 199 40th
Population Density # 119 64th
Diversity Index # 228 32nd
Median Household Income # 243 27th
Per Capita Income # 276 17th

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