Zip Code 88081 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChaparral
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dona Ana
Secondary County: Otero
Area Code575
Current Population:15708
Racial Majority: 13.57%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$26708
Average Adjusted Gross Income$28940
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range3993 - 4528 ft.
Area85 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.04357100, -106.42817300

Zip Code 88081 Description

Zip Code 88081 is located in the state of New Mexico in the El Paso metro area. Zip code 88081 is primarily located in Dona Ana County. Portions of 88081 are also located in Otero County. The official US Postal Service name for 88081 is CHAPARRAL, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 88081 are contained within or border the city limits of Chaparral, NM, El Paso, TX, . The area code for zip code 88081 is 575. 88081 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 88081 is 5.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 88081 is while the majority ethnicity attending 88081 public schools is . % of students in 88081 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2076 13.57% 2881 -28%
 Black Or African American 56 0.37% 140 -60%
 Hispanic 13038 85.23% 12467 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.5% 86 -10%
 Asian 3 0.02% 30 -90%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 22 0.05% 22 -64%
 Two Or More Races 78 0.25% 78 -50%

Zip Code 88081 Race/Ethnicity

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 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
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Zip Code 88081 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population157080
Male Population51.70%
Female Population48.30%
Total Households4222
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$26708
Income Under $50K Per Year77.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.10%
88081 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 2Xochitl Torres SmallDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Mexico Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$125804
Average Real Estate Sale Price$28429
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWk - Cold Desert Climate
Ecoregion 24a - Chihuahuan Basins and Playas
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 88081 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29333946556468666048373048
Avg Max Temp (°F)58647179879596938879675878
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Las Cruces, NM
CBSA Type88081
CBSA Population215179
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours