Zip Code 87522 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChimayo
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rio Arriba
Secondary County: Santa Fe
Area Code505
Alternate Zip Code NamesCUNDIYO
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesEL PORTERO
Current Population:3384
Racial Majority: 10.72%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$35222
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45810
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range5948 - 11795 ft.
Area170 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.02000900, -105.79025600

Zip Code 87522 Description

Zip Code 87522 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 87522 is primarily located in Rio Arriba County. Portions of 87522 are also located in Santa Fe County. The official US Postal Service name for 87522 is CHIMAYO, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 87522 are contained within or border the city limits of Chimayo, NM, Rio Chiquito, NM, El Valle de Arroyo Seco, NM, Cundiyo, NM, and La Puebla, NM. The area code for zip code 87522 is 505. 87522 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 87522 is 5.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% and is higher 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 87522 decreased to 3384 from 3914 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 87522 is while the majority ethnicity attending 87522 public schools is . % of students in 87522 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 296 10.72% 308 -4%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 5 -100%
 Hispanic 2414 87.4% 3020 -20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 1.88% 25 +108%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 14 0% 14 -100%

Zip Code 87522 Race/Ethnicity

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 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
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Zip Code 87522 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population33843914
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households1414
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35222
Income Under $50K Per Year66.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
87522 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 3Ben Ray Luj?nDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Mexico Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$193067
Average Real Estate Sale Price$327089
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 22h - North-Central New Mexico Valleys and Mesas
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 87522 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16202631394753524534231633
Avg Max Temp (°F)43495664738285837766524464
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Santa Fe, NM
CBSA Type87522
CBSA Population147864
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours