Zip Code 88220 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCarlsbad
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Eddy
Area Code575
Current Population:33725
Racial Majority: 54.98%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 53.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$40328
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75850
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time18.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range3012 - 7048 ft.
Area1801 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.32119800, -104.43310400

Zip Code 88220 Description

Zip Code 88220 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 88220 is primarily located in Eddy County. The official US Postal Service name for 88220 is CARLSBAD, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 88220 are contained within or border the city limits of Carlsbad, NM, Carlsbad North, NM, . The area code for zip code 88220 is 575. 88220 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 88220 is 5.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.3% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 88220 increased to 33725 from 33143 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 88220 is while the majority ethnicity attending 88220 public schools is Hispanic. 57.5% of students in 88220 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19130 54.98% 18565 +3%
 Black Or African American 700 2.01% 444 +58%
 Hispanic 14218 40.86% 13753 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 199 0.57% 242 -18%
 Asian 175 0.5% 286 -39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 38 0.11% 13 +192%
 Other Race 41 0.11% 41 -7%
 Two Or More Races 381 0.85% 381 -22%

Zip Code 88220 Race/Ethnicity

 White 42.4%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 53.7%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 88220 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3372533143
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households13102
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
57.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
84.6%
Median Household Income$40328
Income Under $50K Per Year60.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
88220 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 2Xochitl Torres SmallDemocrat
New Mexico District 23
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88220 New Mexico State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
54James G. TownsendRepublican
55Cathrynn BrownRepublican
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88220 New Mexico State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
34Ron GriggsRepublican
41Carroll LeavellRepublican
42Gay KernanRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$162439
Average Real Estate Sale Price$109280
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 24a - Chihuahuan Basins and Playas
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 88220 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28323846566468665947352947
Avg Max Temp (°F)57637179879595938778665878
Avg Precip (In.).43.49.26.551.31.651.812.12.861.34.7.6314.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Carlsbad-Artesia, NM
CBSA Type88220
CBSA Population52750
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours