Velarde, NM 87582 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87582: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Velarde, NM 87582

Not Acceptable, USPS
Canova, NM 87582
Lyden, NM 87582

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • County: Rio Arriba County
  • Centroid: Latitude 36.146, Longitude -106.005
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 9
  • PO Box Addresses: 430
  • Residential Addresses: 1
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1

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

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Velarde, NM 87582 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 118
Daytime Population: Workers 86
Daytime Population: Residents 58
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 144
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.22
Population in Households 118
Population in Familes 97
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 335
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $46,407
Average Household Income $55,528
Per Capita Income $25,882


Total Housing Units 75 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 47 (62.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 8 (10.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 20 (26.7%)
Median Home Value $135,526
Average Home Value $216,489


Total Households 55
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 37
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 -0.68% -0.69%
Households -0.73% -0.37%
Families -1.07% -0.55%
Median Household Income   -0.73%
Per Capita Income   2.17%

Velarde, NM 87582 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87582 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 # 268 19th
Population Density # 39 88th
Diversity Index # 166 50th
Median Household Income # 87 74th
Per Capita Income # 106 68th

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