ZIP Code 88317 - Cloudcroft Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameCloudcroft
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Otero
Area Code575
Current Population:1751
Racial Majority: 89.25%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$42273
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65840
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time25.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range3593 - 9341 ft.
Area4106 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.34871900, -105.64089000

Map of ZIP Code 88317 Border

Zip Code 88317 Description

Zip Code 88317 is located in the state of New Mexico in the El Paso metro area. Zip code 88317 is primarily located in Otero County. The official US Postal Service name for 88317 is CLOUDCROFT, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 88317 are contained within or border the city limits of Timberon, NM, Cloudcroft, NM, and Chaparral, NM. Zip code 88317 is within area code 575 and area code 915. 88317 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 88317 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 88317 decreased to 1751 from 2001 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 88317 is while the majority ethnicity attending 88317 public schools is White. 36.4% of students in 88317 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1237 89.25% 1529 -19%
 Black Or African American 4 0.29% 3 +33%
 Hispanic 114 8.23% 172 -34%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 1.3% 14 +29%
 Asian 0 0% 6 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.94% 24 -46%

Zip Code 88317 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.7%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 18.4%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.2%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 88317 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population17512001
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households823
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42273
Income Under $50K Per Year59.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.50%
88317 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 2Xochitl Torres SmallDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$168513
Average Real Estate Sale Price$141366
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 23f - Rocky Mountain Conifer Forests
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 88317 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21222632404749484435262234
Avg Max Temp (°F)43455056666973716860494358
Avg Precip (In.)1.651.091.42.521.082.14.314.63.021.711.432.1925.11
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Alamogordo, NM
CBSA Type88317
CBSA Population65579
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours