Zip Code 88310 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAlamogordo
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Otero
Area Code575
Current Population:35776
Racial Majority: 58.72%
Public School Racial Majority:White 50.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$39524
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48140
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range3914 - 8055 ft.
Area489 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.74370300, -106.10264100

Zip Code 88310 Description

Zip Code 88310 is located in the state of New Mexico in the El Paso metro area. Zip code 88310 is primarily located in Otero County. The official US Postal Service name for 88310 is ALAMOGORDO, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 88310 are contained within or border the city limits of Alamogordo, NM, Boles Acres, NM, La Luz, NM, and Holloman AFB, NM. The area code for zip code 88310 is 575. 88310 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 88310 is 5.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.4% 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 88310 decreased to 35776 from 40994 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 88310 is while the majority ethnicity attending 88310 public schools is White. 58.1% of students in 88310 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 21613 58.72% 21613 +0%
 Black Or African American 1763 4.79% 1576 +12%
 Hispanic 11554 31.39% 10644 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 474 1.29% 355 +34%
 Asian 586 1.59% 550 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.05% 90 -78%
 Other Race 51 0.11% 51 -18%
 Two Or More Races 897 2.05% 897 -16%

Zip Code 88310 Race/Ethnicity

 White 50.2%
 Black Or African American 7.5%
 Hispanic 36.5%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.5%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 88310 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3577640994
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households14995
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
58.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39524
Income Under $50K Per Year62.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.60%
88310 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 2Xochitl Torres SmallDemocrat
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88310 New Mexico State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
51Rachel A. BlackRepublican
53Willie D. MadridDemocrat
54James G. TownsendRepublican
56Zachary CookRepublican
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88310 New Mexico State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
33William BurtRepublican
34Ron GriggsRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$149857
Average Real Estate Sale Price$197308
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
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 88310 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28323744536165635746342846
Avg Max Temp (°F)55616775848892908576645574
Avg Precip (In.).71.47.44.3.59.982.022.261.761.34.7.9212.49
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Alamogordo, NM
CBSA Type88310
CBSA Population65579
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours