ZIP Code 88002 - White Sands Missile Range Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameWhite Sands Missile Range
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dona Ana
Area Code575
Current Population:1656
Racial Majority:White 55.39%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$55276
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57840
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time9.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range3934 - 7809 ft.
Area274 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.26661100, -106.46860200

Map of ZIP Code 88002 Border

Zip Code 88002 Description

Zip Code 88002 is located in the state of New Mexico in the El Paso metro area. Zip code 88002 is primarily located in Dona Ana County. The official US Postal Service name for 88002 is WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 88002 are contained within or border the city limits of White Sands, NM, Chaparral, NM, . The area code for zip code 88002 is 575. 88002 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 88002 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 88002 increased to 1656 from 1338 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 88002 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 88002 public schools is . % of students in 88002 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 925 55.39% 995 -7%
 Black Or African American 376 22.51% 204 +84%
 Hispanic 266 15.93% 309 -14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 17 -100%
 Asian 28 1.68% 44 -36%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 19 -100%
 Other Race 4 1.56% 4 +550%
 Two Or More Races 64 2.93% 64 -23%

Zip Code 88002 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 88002 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population16561338
Male Population55.40%
Female Population44.60%
Total Households457
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55276
Income Under $50K Per Year46.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
88002 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 2Xochitl Torres SmallDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$437125
Average Real Estate Sale Price$40419
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 24c - Low Mountains and Bajadas
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 88002 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24273339485762605442302442
Avg Max Temp (°F)55606674839292898475635574
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Las Cruces, NM
CBSA Type88002
CBSA Population215179
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours