Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 87575: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575

Acceptable Alternative
Tira Amarilla, NM 87575

Not Acceptable, USPS
El Vado, NM 87575
Ensenada, NM 87575
La Puente, NM 87575
Nutrias, NM 87575

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Rio Arriba County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.727, Longitude -106.533
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 31
  • PO Box Addresses: 255
  • Residential Addresses: 23
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 23

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

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Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,826
Daytime Population: Workers 531
Daytime Population: Residents 1,017
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,548
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 1,721
Population in Familes 1,363
Population in Group Qrtrs 105
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 71


Median Household Income $29,384
Average Household Income $42,389
Per Capita Income $18,864


Total Housing Units 1,750 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 619 (35.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 142 ( 8.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 989 (56.5%)
Median Home Value $138,354
Average Home Value $251,656


Total Households 761
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 480
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 -0.66% -0.64%
Households -0.64% -0.64%
Families -0.94% -0.8%
Median Household Income   0.39%
Per Capita Income   2.5%

Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87575 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 # 128 62nd
Population Density # 240 26th
Diversity Index # 98 71st
Median Household Income # 274 17th
Per Capita Income # 236 29th

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