88005 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Cities: Las Cruces, NM (25.88%), Mesilla, NM (12.63%), San Pablo, NM (2.47%), University Park, NM (0.13%)
County: Dona Ana County, NM
Estimated zip code population in 2013: 29,448
Zip code population in 2010: 27,116
Zip code population in 2000: 45,910

Houses and condos: 11,673
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,518
% of renters here:

33%
State:

32%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 88005: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 49.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population density: 599 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

0.6% ($1,018)
New Mexico:

0.7% ($1,160)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,053 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $948 (0.7%)

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Males: 14,497  (49.2%)
Females: 14,951  (50.8%)

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For population 15 years and over in 88005:

Zip code 88005 compared to state average:

  • Races in zip code 88005

  • Zip code 88005 races chart
    • 10,641White population
    • 344Black population
    • 225American Indian population
    • 169Asian population
    • 15Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 38Some other race population
    • 327Two or more races population
    • 15,357Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 25,210
Rural population: 4,237

Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $157,000
88005:

$157,000
New Mexico:

$159,200



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists there were 70 registered sex offenders living in 88005 zip code as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 88005 to the number of sex offenders is 67 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

35.7 years
New Mexico median age:

36.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.6 people
New Mexico:

2.7 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 88005, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $47,080 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$47,080
State:

$50,343

Salary/wage: $36,367 (reported on 81.0% of returns)
Here:

$36,367
State:

$41,171
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 80.0% for AGIs below $25k, 74.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 65.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 64.6% for AGIs $100k-200k, 34.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,271 (reported on 29.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,271
New Mexico:

$1,677
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $6,058 (reported on 15.1% of returns)
Here:

$6,058
State:

$6,939
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$9,000 (reported on 12.9% of returns)
Here:

+$9,000
State:

+$14,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,305 (reported on 13.9% of returns)
Here:

+$10,305
State:

+$11,059
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.4% for AGIs below $25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $12,652 (reported on 9.0% of returns)
88005:

$12,652
New Mexico:

$15,706
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $19,200 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
88005:

$19,200
New Mexico:

$18,209

Total itemized deductions: $20,631 (19% of AGI, reported on 22.4% of returns)
Here:

$20,631
State:

$21,709

Here:

18.9% of AGI
State:

19.8% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.5% for AGIs below $25k, 7.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 10.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $3,774 (reported on 17.2% of returns)
Here:

$3,774
State:

$4,195
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $6,010 (reported on 22.2% of returns)
88005:

$6,010
State:

$6,176
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,299 (reported on 25.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,299
State:

$2,311
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 88005, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $41,184 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$41,184
State:

$39,572

Salary/wage: $32,360 (reported on 80.7% of returns)
Here:

$32,360
State:

$34,237
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 134.1% for AGIs below $10k, 77.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 72.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 70.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 70.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 42.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,590 (reported on 38.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,590
New Mexico:

$1,873
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.0% for AGIs below $10k, 1.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $3,016 (reported on 19.9% of returns)
Here:

$3,016
State:

$3,554
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$12,203 (reported on 17.4% of returns)
Here:

+$12,203
State:

+$10,425
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,650 (reported on 15.4% of returns)
Here:

+$9,650
State:

+$8,875
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.9% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.2% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,180 (reported on 2.6% of returns)
88005:

$3,180
New Mexico:

$2,940
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $14,071 (reported on 0.5% of returns)
Here:

$14,071
New Mexico:

$13,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $16,816 (19% of AGI, reported on 26.1% of returns)
Here:

$16,816
State:

$18,103

Here:

18.7% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.6% for AGIs below $10k, 5.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 9.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,114 (3% of AGI, reported on 21.9% of returns)
Here:

$3,114
State:

$3,246

Here:

3.3% of AGI
State:

3.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $6,950 (reported on 69.8% of returns)
88005:

$6,950
State:

$6,237
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.9% for AGIs below $10k, 3.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 19.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,736 (reported on 21.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,736
State:

$1,796

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 58.9%
Here:

59%
State:

57%
(% for various income ranges: 56.0% for AGIs below $10k, 64.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 56.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 55.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 55.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 65.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$42,744
New Mexico:

$43,872
Las Cruces, NM (88005) map Nearest zip codes: 88046, 88001, 88003, 88044, 88047, 88032.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

47.7%
New Mexico:

47.5%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

8.8%
New Mexico:

7.1%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,744
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 9,052


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 364 (184 now married, 180 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 6,822 (2,755 now married, 4,067 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 88005 with a mortgage: 4,681 (199 second mortgage, 238 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,597

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,160
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S341

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

23.4%
Whole state:

21.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

14.4%
Whole state:

11.8%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

5.9
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.5
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Year house built

  • 1082010 or later
  • 2,0232000 to 2009
  • 1,8951990 to 1999
  • 1,6471980 to 1989
  • 1,9291970 to 1979
  • 1,1931960 to 1969
  • 1,4781950 to 1959
  • 6181940 to 1949
  • 7821939 or earlier

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Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Las Cruces, NM (88005)

  • 52no bedroom
  • 1001 bedroom
  • 1,0752 bedrooms
  • 4,5133 bedrooms
  • 1,3524 bedrooms
  • 1865+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Las Cruces, NM (88005)

  • 142no bedroom
  • 7601 bedroom
  • 1,3072 bedrooms
  • 1,2013 bedrooms
  • 994 bedrooms
  • 95+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Las Cruces, NM (88005) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 200no vehicle
  • 2,0091 vehicle
  • 2,8292 vehicles
  • 1,3893 vehicles
  • 5334 vehicles
  • 3185+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Las Cruces, NM (88005) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 476no vehicle
  • 1,7781 vehicle
  • 9472 vehicles
  • 2863 vehicles
  • 224 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $660.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $146,834.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $157,000
88005:

$157,000
New Mexico:

$159,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $95,300 - $229,100

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $163,898
Here:

$163,898
State:

$222,014

Townhouses or other attached units: $110,052
Here:

$110,052
State:

$181,892

In 2-unit structures: $112,794
Here:

$112,794
State:

$192,841

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $273,232
Here:

$273,232
State:

$185,767

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $200,143
Here:

$200,143
State:

$144,300

Mobile homes: $52,482
Here:

$52,482
State:

$75,478

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 12.2%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 92.8%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 28,131

Size of family households: 3,025 2-persons, 1,549 3-persons, 1,322 4-persons, 713 5-persons, 190 6-persons, 93 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 3,019 1-person, 643 2-persons, 140 3-persons, 102 4-persons

3,706 married couples with children.
2,178 single-parent households (515 men, 1,663 women).

57.3% of residents of 88005 zip code speak English at home.
40.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% very well, 12% well, 11% not well, 4% not at all).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% very well, 28% well, 2% not well, 2% not at all).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (75% very well, 5% well, 20% not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (45% very well, 47% well, 8% not well).

Foreign born population: 3,551 (12.1%)
(44.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

12.1%
Whole state:

10.1%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 77%Mexico
  • 3%Philippines
  • 3%India
  • 3%Germany
  • 2%Honduras
  • 2%Canada
  • 1%Russia

Most common first ancestries reported in 88005 (%)

  • 60%Other groups
  • 5%German
  • 4%Irish
  • 3%English
  • 2%American
  • 1%Italian
  • 1%Dutch

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1302010 or later
  • 1,0882000 to 2009
  • 7711990 to 1999
  • 1,935Before 1990

Public primary/middle school in zip code 88005 not listed on the city page:

  • COLUMBIA ELEMENTARY (Students: 474; Location: 4555 ELKS DRIVE, LAS CRUCES, NM; Grades: PK - 05)
There are 304 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 88005.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 88005:

All 13 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 88005

Zip code 88005 marital status for males
Zip code 88005 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.5%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 77%Utility gas
  • 15%Electricity
  • 5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2%Wood

Population in 1990: 40,042. Population change in the 1990s: +5,868 (+14.7%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


56% of the 88005 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in New Mexico.

84% of the 88005 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 19% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 15% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 5% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 161
Here:

5.6%
New Mexico:

7.5%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 75
Here:

4.5%
New Mexico:

9.4%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 69
Here:

2.5%
New Mexico:

9.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 76,827Legal occupations
  • 72,541Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 62,596Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 54,607Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 52,148Management occupations
  • 51,056Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (LAS CRUCES, NM):

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 811 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 239 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 84 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 37 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 17 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 10 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 826 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 281 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 131 people in nursing homes
  • 48 people in halfway houses
  • 14 people in other group homes
  • 7 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 7 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 16 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED829$152,111468$134,2132,058$158,19198$98,6707$1,076,497249$125,506177$72,508
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED46$155,55755$127,224183$171,12411$56,3850$034$136,89331$68,683
APPLICATIONS DENIED90$144,177101$126,899766$160,566119$40,9453$314,08059$111,550111$67,217
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN43$182,17839$140,499662$162,35947$57,2550$040$138,64132$80,123
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS10$185,84913$67,038110$168,60618$67,6790$011$128,15821$77,891
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 16 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED66$188,36291$193,36113$138,6560$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED34$162,62737$230,18011$132,3493$133,033
APPLICATIONS DENIED18$227,46423$196,3902$101,3250$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$227,5766$204,9150$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$194,6882$134,8751$168,7800$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 88005 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9773.4 years
Robert7971.5 years
Mary6680.2 years
William6476.8 years
James6271.8 years
Charles4477.8 years
George3975.2 years
Dorothy3879.4 years
Helen3183.1 years
Maria3178.8 years
Most common last names in zip code 88005 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3876.4 years
Garcia3379.2 years
Chavez2376.7 years
Lucero1679.8 years
Jones1576.8 years
Miller1569.9 years
Hernandez1568.3 years
Sanchez1470.9 years
Williams1472.9 years
Gonzales1372.5 years
Businesses in zip code 88005
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Marriott1
Applebee's1Marshalls1
AutoZone1McDonald's5
Best Western1Nissan1
Blockbuster1Payless1
Chevrolet1Penske1
Circle K1Quality1
Comfort Inn1Ramada1
Cracker Barrel1Starbucks2
Cricket Wireless1Subway5
Curves1Super 81
FedEx2T-Mobile2
Ford1The Room Place1
GameStop1Toyota1
Hilton1True Value1
Holiday Inn1UPS3
Honda1Volkswagen1
KFC1Walmart1
La Quinta2World Gym1
Lane Furniture1

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