ZIP Code 88337 - La Luz Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameLa Luz
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Otero
Area Code575
Current Population:2295
Racial Majority: 85.91%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$39033
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57610
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range4597 - 8439 ft.
Area62 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.99912000, -105.86222100

Map of ZIP Code 88337 Border

Zip Code 88337 Description

Zip Code 88337 is located in the state of New Mexico in the El Paso metro area. Zip code 88337 is primarily located in Otero County. The official US Postal Service name for 88337 is LA LUZ, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 88337 are contained within or border the city limits of La Luz, NM, . The area code for zip code 88337 is 575. 88337 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 88337 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 88337 decreased to 2295 from 2313 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 88337 is while the majority ethnicity attending 88337 public schools is White. 62.8% of students in 88337 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2098 85.91% 1688 +24%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 8 -100%
 Hispanic 276 11.3% 541 -49%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 1.88% 20 +130%
 Asian 0 0% 19 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.9% 16 +38%

Zip Code 88337 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60.8%
 Black Or African American 1.7%
 Hispanic 36.9%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 88337 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population22952313
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households985
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$39033
Income Under $50K Per Year61.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.80%
88337 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 2Xochitl Torres SmallDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$234756
Average Real Estate Sale Price$153553
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 88337 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28323743526164625646342845
Avg Max Temp (°F)55606775838791898475635574
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Alamogordo, NM
CBSA Type88337
CBSA Population65579
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours