Zip Code 87059 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTijeras
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bernalillo
Area Code505
Current Population:9604
Racial Majority: 63.41%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 49.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$68325
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79340
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time34.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range6008 - 7596 ft.
Area204 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.97771900, -106.32794700

Zip Code 87059 Description

Zip Code 87059 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 87059 is primarily located in Bernalillo County. The official US Postal Service name for 87059 is TIJERAS, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 87059 are contained within or border the city limits of Tijeras, NM, Chilili, NM, and Cedar Crest, NM. The area code for zip code 87059 is 505. 87059 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 87059 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 87059 decreased to 9604 from 10256 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 87059 is while the majority ethnicity attending 87059 public schools is Hispanic. 45.1% of students in 87059 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5940 63.41% 6789 -13%
 Black Or African American 43 0.46% 64 -33%
 Hispanic 2677 28.58% 2422 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.05% 96 -95%
 Asian 351 3.75% 62 +466%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 17 0.34% 17 +88%
 Two Or More Races 151 3.42% 151 +112%

Zip Code 87059 Race/Ethnicity

 White 44%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 49.6%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 87059 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population960410256
Male Population51.20%
Female Population48.80%
Total Households3995
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$68325
Income Under $50K Per Year33.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.30%
87059 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 1Deb HaalandDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Mexico Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$221191
Average Real Estate Sale Price$105222
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 23e - Conifer Woodlands and Savannas
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 87059 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17202530394753524534241734
Avg Max Temp (°F)44485663748386827666534465
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Albuquerque, NM
CBSA Type87059
CBSA Population886814
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 87059
Manzano High SchoolBernalillo
Rio Grande High SchoolBernalillo