Zip Code 87528 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDulce
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rio Arriba
Secondary County: Sandoval
Area Code575
Alternate Zip Code NamesLUMBERTON
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesJICARILLA APACHE INDIAN RESE
Current Population:3417
Racial Majority: 2.46%
Public School Racial Majority:Native American 96%
Unemployment Rate:6.2%
Median Household Income$32457
Average Adjusted Gross Income$33220
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time8.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range6047 - 8435 ft.
Area2094 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.59231300, -107.25084500

Zip Code 87528 Description

Zip Code 87528 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 87528 is primarily located in Rio Arriba County. Portions of 87528 are also located in Sandoval County. The official US Postal Service name for 87528 is DULCE, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 87528 are contained within or border the city limits of Dulce, NM, . The area code for zip code 87528 is 575. 87528 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 87528 is 6.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 87528 increased to 3417 from 2945 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 87528 is while the majority ethnicity attending 87528 public schools is Native American. 98.2% of students in 87528 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 81 2.46% 131 -38%
 Black Or African American 15 0.45% 15 +0%
 Hispanic 439 13.31% 450 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2634 79.87% 2769 -5%
 Asian 55 1.67% 7 +686%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0.12% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 45 2.12% 45 +56%

Zip Code 87528 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.9%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 3.1%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 96%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 87528 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population34172945
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households1088
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
98.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$32457
Income Under $50K Per Year67.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
87528 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$215500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$231491
Current Unemployment Level 6.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfc - Subarctic With Cool Summers And Year Around Rainfall
Ecoregion 21d - Foothills and Shrublands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJune 21 - 31

Zip Code 87528 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)7132125323847473928181027
Avg Max Temp (°F)41455361708084827665504262
Avg Precip (In.)1.361.181.631.081.41.751.752.511.681.711.441.1317.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Espanola, NM
CBSA Type87528
CBSA Population41366
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours