ZIP Code 88230 - Dexter Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameDexter
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chaves
Area Code575
Current Population:5179
Racial Majority: 34.69%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 79.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.5%
Median Household Income$36647
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49240
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range3409 - 3780 ft.
Area218 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.20170400, -104.41193300

Map of ZIP Code 88230 Border

Zip Code 88230 Description

Zip Code 88230 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 88230 is primarily located in Chaves County. The official US Postal Service name for 88230 is DEXTER, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 88230 are contained within or border the city limits of Dexter, NM, Roswell, NM, . The area code for zip code 88230 is 575. 88230 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 88230 is 4.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% 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 88230 decreased to 5179 from 5225 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 88230 is while the majority ethnicity attending 88230 public schools is Hispanic. 80.3% of students in 88230 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1858 34.69% 1705 +9%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 17 -100%
 Hispanic 3470 64.79% 3377 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 41 -100%
 Asian 3 0.06% 11 -73%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 23 0.47% 23 +9%

Zip Code 88230 Race/Ethnicity

 White 20.6%
 Black Or African American 0.1%
 Hispanic 79.3%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 88230 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population51795225
Male Population51.60%
Female Population48.40%
Total Households1690
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
80.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$36647
Income Under $50K Per Year65.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.60%
88230 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$153154
Average Real Estate Sale Price$46144
Current Unemployment Level 4.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.4%
Dexter, NM
Roswell, NM
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 24a - Chihuahuan Basins and Playas
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 88230 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24283543536266655745332445
Avg Max Temp (°F)56627078869495928677655776
Avg Precip (In.).44.42.34.571.311.722.022.352.081.3.59.5813.72
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Roswell, NM
CBSA Type88230
CBSA Population64132
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours