Zip Code 87549 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOjo Caliente
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Taos
Area Code505
Current Population:1118
Racial Majority: 21.69%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 91.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$20945
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52090
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time39.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range6441 - 8997 ft.
Area740 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)36.63707700, -105.84478600

Zip Code 87549 Description

Zip Code 87549 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 87549 is primarily located in Taos County. The official US Postal Service name for 87549 is OJO CALIENTE, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 87549 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 87549 is within area code 575 and area code 505. 87549 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 87549 is 6.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.2% 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 87549 increased to 1118 from 1010 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 87549 is while the majority ethnicity attending 87549 public schools is Hispanic. 81.3% of students in 87549 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 177 21.69% 229 -23%
 Black Or African American 13 1.59% 2 +550%
 Hispanic 626 76.72% 848 -26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 17 0% 17 -100%
 Two Or More Races 9 0% 9 -100%

Zip Code 87549 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.5%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 91.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3.9%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 87549 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population11181010
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households440
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$20945
Income Under $50K Per Year81.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.30%
87549 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$166200
Average Real Estate Sale Price$300147
Current Unemployment Level 6.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 87549 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16212732404854534635251735
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495765758488857969534566
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Taos, NM
CBSA Type87549
CBSA Population32370
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours