Farmington, NM 87401 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87401: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Farmington, NM 87401

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bisti, NM 87401
Farmington Municipal Airport, NM 87401

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: San Juan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.742, Longitude -108.191
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,557
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 15,216
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 396
    • Single Family Addresses: 14,820

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

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Farmington, NM 87401 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 48,665
Daytime Population: Workers 27,214
Daytime Population: Residents 28,748
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 55,962
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.15
Population in Households 47,157
Population in Familes 39,119
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,508
Population Density2 52
Diversity Index3 77


Median Household Income $49,292
Average Household Income $64,758
Per Capita Income $22,585


Total Housing Units 18,773 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,784 (57.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,672 (30.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,317 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $168,445
Average Home Value $186,033


Total Households 16,456
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 11,447
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 -0.58% -0.71%
Households -0.76% -0.84%
Families -0.99% -0.98%
Median Household Income   1.54%
Per Capita Income   2.23%

Farmington, NM 87401 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87401 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 # 9 98th
Population Density # 93 72nd
Diversity Index # 36 89th
Median Household Income # 70 79th
Per Capita Income # 162 51st

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