Eunice, NM 88231 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 88231: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Eunice, NM 88231

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • County: Lea County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.441, Longitude -103.165
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 119
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,332
  • Residential Addresses: 1
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1

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

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Eunice, NM 88231 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,495
Population in Households 3,495
Population in Familes 2,962
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 18
Diversity Index2 68


Median Household Income $52,940
Average Household Income $63,515
Per Capita Income $23,207


Total Housing Units 1,498 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 969 (64.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 308 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 221 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $98,433
Average Home Value $167,208


Total Households 1,277
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 901
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 1.02% 0.88%
Households 0.88% 0.74%
Families 0.64% 0.64%
Median Household Income   1.08%
Per Capita Income   2.53%

Eunice, NM 88231 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 88231 to the other 340 ZIP Codes in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 98 71st
Population Density # 137 60th
Diversity Index # 156 54th
Median Household Income # 55 84th
Per Capita Income # 159 54th

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