Eunice, NM 88231 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 88231: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Eunice, NM 88231

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 115
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Lea County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.441, Longitude -103.165
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Eunice, NM 88231 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,550
Daytime Population: Workers 1,174
Daytime Population: Residents 2,407
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,581
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 3,550
Population in Familes 3,020
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 19
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $54,089
Average Household Income $64,772
Per Capita Income $23,738


Total Housing Units 1,505 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,014 (67.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 287 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 204 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $95,964
Average Home Value $165,631


Total Households 1,301
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 920
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 1.41% 1.23%
Households 1.27% 1.13%
Families 1.03% 0.98%
Median Household Income   0.81%
Per Capita Income   2.31%

Eunice, NM 88231 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 88231 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 # 95 72nd
Population Density # 131 61st
Diversity Index # 151 55th
Median Household Income # 52 85th
Per Capita Income # 144 57th

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