Zip Code 87540 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLamy
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Santa Fe
Area Code505
Current Population:923
Racial Majority: 88.04%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 66.4%
Unemployment Rate:7.2%
Median Household Income$63436
Average Adjusted Gross Income$112640
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time28.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range5968 - 7540 ft.
Area261 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.37221400, -105.87766600

Zip Code 87540 Description

Zip Code 87540 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 87540 is primarily located in Santa Fe County. The official US Postal Service name for 87540 is LAMY, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 87540 are contained within or border the city limits of Eldorado at Santa Fe, NM, Galisteo, NM, and Lamy, NM. Zip code 87540 is within area code 505 and area code 575. 87540 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 87540 is 7.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is lower 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 87540 increased to 923 from 634 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 87540 is while the majority ethnicity attending 87540 public schools is Hispanic. 15.2% of students in 87540 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 780 88.04% 690 +13%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 81 9.14% 195 -58%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.68% 5 +20%
 Asian 0 0% 18 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 1 0.56% 1 +400%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.58% 12 +17%

Zip Code 87540 Race/Ethnicity

 White 30%
 Black Or African American 2.8%
 Hispanic 66.4%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 87540 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population923634
Male Population46.30%
Female Population53.70%
Total Households451
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$63436
Income Under $50K Per Year35.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.40%
87540 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$537965
Average Real Estate Sale Price$75000
Current Unemployment Level 7.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 87540 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16202531394853524534241634
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495663728385827666534565
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Santa Fe, NM
CBSA Type87540
CBSA Population147864
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 87540
Capital High SchoolSanta Fe
Santa Fe High SchoolSanta Fe
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 87540
Capshaw Middle SchoolSanta Fe
El Dorado Middle SchoolSanta Fe
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 87540
Biehl Elementary SchoolSanta Fe
El Dorado Elementary SchoolSanta Fe