ZIP Code 88345 - Ruidoso Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameRuidoso
Zip Code StateNew Mexico
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lincoln
Area Code575
Current Population:8845
Racial Majority: 68.81%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 45.2%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$45243
Average Adjusted Gross Income$52240
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time13.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range6375 - 7786 ft.
Area61 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.35576500, -105.65207100

Map of ZIP Code 88345 Border

Zip Code 88345 Description

Zip Code 88345 is located in the state of New Mexico in the Albuquerque - Santa Fe metro area. Zip code 88345 is primarily located in Lincoln County. The official US Postal Service name for 88345 is RUIDOSO, New Mexico. Portions of zip code 88345 are contained within or border the city limits of Ruidoso, NM, Ruidoso Downs, NM, . The area code for zip code 88345 is 575. 88345 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Mexico.

The current unemployment level in 88345 is 4.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% and is higher 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 88345 decreased to 8845 from 9494 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 88345 is while the majority ethnicity attending 88345 public schools is Hispanic. 72% of students in 88345 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6102 68.81% 6081 +0%
 Black Or African American 36 0.41% 32 +13%
 Hispanic 2088 23.55% 2367 -12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 381 4.3% 219 +74%
 Asian 30 0.34% 41 -27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 11 0% 11 -100%
 Two Or More Races 91 2.6% 91 +154%

Zip Code 88345 Race/Ethnicity

 White 33.2%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 45.2%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19.2%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 88345 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population88459494
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households4159
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45243
Income Under $50K Per Year54.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.80%
88345 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Mexico District 2Xochitl Torres SmallDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$245828
Average Real Estate Sale Price$149132
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 23f - Rocky Mountain Conifer Forests
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 88345 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19212530374449494333241933
Avg Max Temp (°F)49525865737780787466565065
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Ruidoso, NM
CBSA Type88345
CBSA Population22155
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours