Vadito, NM 87579 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87579: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Vadito, NM 87579

Not Acceptable, USPS
Angostura, NM 87579
El Rancho Loma Linda, NM 87579
Pine View, NM 87579
Placita, NM 87579
Rodarte, NM 87579
Tres Ritos, NM 87579

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Taos County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.188, Longitude -105.684
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 12
  • PO Box Addresses: 147
  • Residential Addresses: 152
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 152

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

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Vadito, NM 87579 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 743
Daytime Population: Workers 42
Daytime Population: Residents 494
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 536
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 724
Population in Familes 570
Population in Group Qrtrs 19
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $37,623
Average Household Income $51,760
Per Capita Income $22,895


Total Housing Units 591 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 268 (45.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 53 ( 9.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 270 (45.7%)
Median Home Value $191,803
Average Home Value $211,940


Total Households 321
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 197
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 -0.31% -0.41%
Households -0.21% -0.38%
Families -0.55% -0.51%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.57%

Vadito, NM 87579 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87579 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 # 179 46th
Population Density # 186 44th
Diversity Index # 46 87th
Median Household Income # 173 48th
Per Capita Income # 155 53rd

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