La Luz, NM 88337 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 88337: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
La Luz, NM 88337

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 66
  • Single Family Addresses: 744
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Otero County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.968, Longitude -105.947
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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La Luz, NM 88337 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,252
Daytime Population: Workers 233
Daytime Population: Residents 1,350
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,583
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 2,252
Population in Familes 1,848
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 43
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $45,128
Average Household Income $55,635
Per Capita Income $23,914


Total Housing Units 1,146 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 771 (67.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 197 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 178 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $140,104
Average Home Value $192,412


Total Households 968
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 652
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% -0.26%
Households 0.11% -0.31%
Families -0.19% -0.5%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   2.2%

La Luz, NM 88337 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 88337 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 # 121 64th
Population Density # 100 70th
Diversity Index # 250 25th
Median Household Income # 92 72nd
Per Capita Income # 140 58th

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