Hillsboro, NM 88042 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 88042: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hillsboro, NM 88042

Not Acceptable, USPS
Kingston, NM 88042

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 23
  • Single Family Addresses: 71
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Sierra County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.917, Longitude -107.706
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Hillsboro, NM 88042 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 429
Daytime Population: Workers 136
Daytime Population: Residents 280
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 416
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 429
Population in Familes 335
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 0
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $34,305
Average Household Income $51,995
Per Capita Income $27,512


Total Housing Units 357 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 185 (51.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 42 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 130 (36.4%)
Median Home Value $130,263
Average Home Value $177,973


Total Households 227
Average Household Size 1.89
Family Households 139
Average Family Size 2
  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 -0.69% -0.85%
Households -0.65% -0.9%
Families -0.95% -1.03%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   3.37%

Hillsboro, NM 88042 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 88042 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 # 211 36th
Population Density # 289 12th
Diversity Index # 110 67th
Median Household Income # 228 31st
Per Capita Income # 78 77th

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