Garita, NM 88421 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 88421: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Garita, NM 88421

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2
  • Single Family Addresses: 9
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: San Miguel County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.358, Longitude -104.489
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Garita, NM 88421 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 41
Daytime Population: Workers 0
Daytime Population: Residents 27
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.66
Population in Households 41
Population in Familes 30
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 0
Diversity Index3 69


Median Household Income $37,860
Average Household Income $48,304
Per Capita Income $30,632


Total Housing Units 79 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20 (25.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 ( 7.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 (67.1%)
Median Home Value $212,500
Average Home Value $195,000


Total Households 26
Average Household Size 1.58
Family Households 15
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 -0.33% -0.49%
Households 0.0% -0.78%
Families 0.0% -1.37%
Median Household Income   -0.5%
Per Capita Income   2.5%

Garita, NM 88421 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 88421 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 # 293 12th
Population Density # 316 6th
Diversity Index # 130 62nd
Median Household Income # 170 48th
Per Capita Income # 48 86th

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