Zip Code 87321 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRamah
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: McKinley
Area Code505
Current Population:2226
Racial Majority: 19.24%
Public School Racial Majority:Native American 73.8%
Unemployment Rate:10.3%
Median Household Income$40893
Average Adjusted Gross Income$33900
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range6995 - 7894 ft.
Area91 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.13584500, -108.50385600

Zip Code 87321 Description

Zip Code 87321 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 87321 is primarily located in McKinley County. The official US Postal Service name for 87321 is RAMAH, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 87321 are contained within or border the city limits of Ramah, NM, . The area code for zip code 87321 is 505. 87321 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 87321 is 10.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 9.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 87321 decreased to 2226 from 2776 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 87321 is while the majority ethnicity attending 87321 public schools is Native American. 98.4% of students in 87321 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 321 19.24% 611 -47%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 6 -100%
 Hispanic 101 6.06% 115 -12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1241 74.4% 1423 -13%
 Asian 0 0% 7 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 64 0.3% 64 -92%

Zip Code 87321 Race/Ethnicity

 White 15.8%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 9.3%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 73.8%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 87321 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population22262776
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households805
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
98.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$40893
Income Under $50K Per Year64.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.60%
87321 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 2Xochitl Torres SmallDemocrat
New Mexico District 3Ben Ray Luj?nDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Mexico Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$135286
Average Real Estate Sale Price$67668
Current Unemployment Level 10.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.1%
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Ramah, NM
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 22j - Semiarid Tablelands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesJune 1 - 10

Zip Code 87321 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14192428354351514332221531
Avg Max Temp (°F)44485563738386837867534665
Avg Precip (In.)1.11.891.19.75.75.581.92.621.51.31.9414.51
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Gallup, NM
CBSA Type87321
CBSA Population76155
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours