Chaparral, NM 88081 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Chaparral, NM 88081
Chaparral, NM 88081

Acceptable Alternative
Anthony, NM 88081

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 74
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,236
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Dona Ana County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.011, Longitude -106.57
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 88081 has segments in 2 Counties (Dona Ana, Otero).

Chaparral, NM 88081 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 88081 to the other 313 ZIP Codes in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 46 86th
Population Density1 # 61 81st
Diversity Index2 # 43 87th
Median Household Income # 297 5th
Per Capita Income # 298 5th

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Chaparral, NM 88081 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 16,108
Population in Households 15,105
Population in Familes 13,667
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,003
Population Density1 172
Diversity Index2 75


Total Households 4,367
Average Household Size 3.46
Family Households 3,497
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 4,834 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,430 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 937 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 467 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $76,909
Average Home Value $91,173


Median Household Income $23,549
Average Household Income $32,647
Per Capita Income $8,982
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.68% 0.67%
Households 0.92% 0.76%
Families 0.73% 0.64%
Median Household Income   2.26%
Per Capita Income   2.45%
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.

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