Montezuma, NM 87731 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 87731: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Montezuma, NM 87731

Not Acceptable, USPS
El Porvenir, NM 87731
Gallinas, NM 87731

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: San Miguel County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.697, Longitude -105.382
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 5
  • PO Box Addresses: 254
  • Residential Addresses: 54
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 54

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

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Montezuma, NM 87731 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 170
Daytime Population: Workers 38
Daytime Population: Residents 111
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 149
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 159
Population in Familes 123
Population in Group Qrtrs 11
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 74


Median Household Income $52,829
Average Household Income $62,921
Per Capita Income $31,293


Total Housing Units 172 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 63 (36.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 18 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 91 (52.9%)
Median Home Value $160,714
Average Home Value $208,730


Total Households 81
Average Household Size 1.96
Family Households 51
Average Family Size 2
  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 -0.24% -0.6%
Households -0.17% -0.5%
Families -0.27% -0.8%
Median Household Income   0.76%
Per Capita Income   2.43%

Montezuma, NM 87731 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 87731 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 # 254 23rd
Population Density # 218 35th
Diversity Index # 66 81st
Median Household Income # 57 83rd
Per Capita Income # 43 87th

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