Zip Code 87547 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWhite Rock
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Los Alamos
Area Code505
Alternate Zip Code NamesLos Alamos
Unacceptable Zip Code Names
Current Population:5977
Racial Majority:White 79.94%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62%
Unemployment Rate:2.8%
Median Household Income$101141
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time13 Minutes
Current Time:
MDT
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range5643 - 7400 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.82200000, -106.20200000

Zip Code 87547 Description

Zip Code 87547 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 87547 is primarily located in Los Alamos County. The official US Postal Service name for 87547 is White Rock, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 87547 are contained within or border the city limits of White Rock, NM, . The area code for zip code 87547 is 505. 87547 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 87547 is 2.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 87547 decreased to 5977 from 6045 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 87547 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 87547 public schools is White. 5.8% of students in 87547 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4778 79.94% 4597 +4%
 Black Or African American 42 0.7% 23 +83%
 Hispanic 808 13.52% 795 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.75% 27 +67%
 Asian 148 2.48% 197 -25%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 8 1.12% 8 +738%
 Two Or More Races 77 1.49% 77 +16%

Zip Code 87547 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 27.6%
 Asian 5.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2.2%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 87547 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20142000
Total Population59776045
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households2286
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
5.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$101141
Income Under $50K Per Year17.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year50.90%
87547 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 3Ben Ray Luj?nDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$130000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$130000
Current Unemployment Level 2.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
87544 - Los Alamos
87506 - Santa Fe
White Rock, NM
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 21d - Foothills and Shrublands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 87547 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15202631404953524635241634
Avg Max Temp (°F)41475563728285827665524263
Avg Precip (In.).95.681.01.851.381.162.252.661.511.4.95.7515.55
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Los Alamos, NM
CBSA Type87544
CBSA Population19190
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours