Ranchos de Taos, NM 87557 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Llano Quemado, NM | Ranchos de Taos, NM | Talpa, NM

ZIP Code 87557: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ranchos de Taos, NM 87557

Acceptable Alternative
Rnch de Taos, NM 87557

Not Acceptable, USPS
Llano Quemado, NM 87557
Ranch Taos, NM 87557
Ranches of Taos, NM 87557
Rancho Taos, NM 87557
Ranchos Taos, NM 87557
Talpa, NM 87557

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Taos County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.307, Longitude -105.614
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 158
  • PO Box Addresses: 2,065
  • Residential Addresses: 723
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 723

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

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Ranchos de Taos, NM 87557 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,461
Daytime Population: Workers 454
Daytime Population: Residents 3,339
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,793
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.59
Population in Households 6,253
Population in Familes 4,698
Population in Group Qrtrs 208
Population Density2 31
Diversity Index3 75


Median Household Income $36,501
Average Household Income $52,676
Per Capita Income $23,194


Total Housing Units 3,409 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,989 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 773 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 647 (19.0%)
Median Home Value $231,417
Average Home Value $268,615


Total Households 2,762
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 1,611
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 -0.25% -0.35%
Households -0.16% -0.29%
Families -0.49% -0.49%
Median Household Income   0.87%
Per Capita Income   2.16%

Ranchos de Taos, NM 87557 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87557 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 # 71 79th
Population Density # 112 66th
Diversity Index # 55 84th
Median Household Income # 187 44th
Per Capita Income # 148 55th

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