Melrose, NM 88124 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 88124: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Melrose, NM 88124

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Curry County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.432, Longitude -103.628
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 88124 has segments in 3 Counties (Curry, Quay, Roosevelt).

  • Businesses Addresses: 23
  • PO Box Addresses: 131
  • Residential Addresses: 366
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 366

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Database updated: August 1, 2019, Maps updated: August 2, 2019.

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  1. 88124 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 88124 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. New Mexico Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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Melrose, NM 88124 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 1,119
Population in Households 1,119
Population in Familes 912
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $45,745
Average Household Income $61,815
Per Capita Income $27,455


Total Housing Units 614 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 347 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 150 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 117 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $96,579
Average Home Value $154,755


Total Households 497
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 324
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.37% 0.16%
Households 0.33% 0.08%
Families -0.03% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   1.86%

Melrose, NM 88124 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 88124 to the other 351 ZIP Codes in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 162 54th
Population Density # 249 29th
Diversity Index # 283 20th
Median Household Income # 113 68th
Per Capita Income # 98 72nd

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