Fort Wingate, NM 87316 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87316: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fort Wingate, NM 87316

Not Acceptable, USPS
McGaffey, NM 87316
Perea, NM 87316

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • County: McKinley County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.433, Longitude -108.726
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 18
  • PO Box Addresses: 340
  • Residential Addresses: 1
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Fort Wingate, NM 87316 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 283
Daytime Population: Workers 279
Daytime Population: Residents 220
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 499
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.76
Population in Households 283
Population in Familes 251
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 23
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $30,993
Average Household Income $44,508
Per Capita Income $14,784


Total Housing Units 103 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 59 (57.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 35 (34.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 ( 8.7%)
Median Home Value $42,143
Average Home Value $71,610


Total Households 94
Average Household Size 3.01
Family Households 71
Average Family Size 4
  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 0.45% 0.35%
Households 0.3% 0.21%
Families 0.2% 0.0%
Median Household Income   -1.42%
Per Capita Income   1.05%

Fort Wingate, NM 87316 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87316 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 # 229 31st
Population Density # 122 63rd
Diversity Index # 303 8th
Median Household Income # 255 23rd
Per Capita Income # 282 15th

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