El Prado, NM 87529 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87529: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
El Prado, NM 87529

Not Acceptable, USPS
Des Montes, NM 87529

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Taos County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.449, Longitude -105.575
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 100
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,546
  • Residential Addresses: 580
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 580

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Database updated: August 1, 2019, Maps updated: May 8, 2019.

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  1. 87529 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 87529 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. New Mexico Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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El Prado, NM 87529 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 6,552
Population in Households 6,528
Population in Familes 4,701
Population in Group Qrtrs 24
Population Density2 73
Diversity Index3 73


Median Household Income $40,061
Average Household Income $67,591
Per Capita Income $31,129


Total Housing Units 4,102 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,238 (54.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 779 (19.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,085 (26.5%)
Median Home Value $260,479
Average Home Value $331,881


Total Households 3,017
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 1,671
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.14% -0.18%
Households -0.11% -0.19%
Families -0.5% -0.53%
Median Household Income   0.7%
Per Capita Income   1.63%

El Prado, NM 87529 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87529 to the other 351 ZIP Codes in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 70 80th
Population Density # 82 77th
Diversity Index # 90 75th
Median Household Income # 150 58th
Per Capita Income # 54 85th

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