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88048 is the zip code for

Mesquite, NM

Also in this location:
Vado, NM
Berino, NM

Total population
3,862
Housing units
1,206
Land area
(sq. miles)
19.57
Density
(people per sq. mile)
197.34
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.07

Demographic data for zip code 88048

Gender:

Male
1,921
Female
1,941
Median age
Male
26.70
Female
30.30
Gender

Households:

Total households
1,123
Family households
935
Nonfamily households
188
Average household size
3.44
Average family size
3.80
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
1,206
Occupied housing units
1,123
Owner-occupied
849
Renter-occupied
274
Vacant housing units
83
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
377
5 to 9 years
335
10 to 14 years
347
15 to 19 years
372
20 to 24 years
315
25 to 34 years
508
35 to 44 years
422
45 to 54 years
479
55 to 59 years
211
60 to 64 years
159
65 to 74 years
193
75 to 84 years
121
85 years and over
23
Median age
28.60
Age

Race:

White
165
Hispanic or Latino
3,688
Black or African American
5
Asian
1
American Indian & Alaska Native
0
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
0
Other (One Race)
0
Two or More Races
3
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 88048

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
2,515
Civilian labor force
1,655
Employed
1,313
Unemployed
342
Armed Forces
36
Not in labor force
824
Percent Unemployed
20.7%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
1,349
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
1,112
Carpooled
144
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
0
Walked
60
Other means
0
Worked at home
33
Mean travel time
18.5 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,313
Management / business / science / arts
181
Service
253
Sales / office
284
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
354
Production / transportation / material moving
241
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,313
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
222
Construction
107
Manufacturing
208
Wholesale trade
23
Retail trade
177
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
50
Information
0
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
27
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
50
Educational services / health care / social assistance
387
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
29
Public administration
33
Other services
0
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
1,313
Private wage & salary workers
1,000
Government workers
210
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
103
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
978
Less than $10,000
113
$10,000 to $14,999
95
$15,000 to $24,999
248
$25,000 to $34,999
145
$35,000 to $49,999
148
$50,000 to $74,999
99
$75,000 to $99,999
130
$100,000 to $149,999
0
$150,000 to $199,999
0
$200,000 or more
0
Median household income
$27,544
Mean household income
$34,243
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
42.5%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 88048

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Mesquite Elementary
P.o. Drawer 320
(505) 000-000049048714.8

Public libraries around Mesquite, NM

NameAddress
Lordsburg-hidalgo Library208 East Third St.
Lordsburg, NM 88045
Virden Public Library209 Church Street
Virden, NM 88045

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 88048

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Alliance Hosp Of Santa Teresa100 Laura Court
Las Cruces, NM 88008
(505) 589-003372
Bhc Mesilla Valley Hospital
3751 Del Rey Boulevard
Las Cruces, NM 88012
(505) 382-3500107
Gila Regional Medical Center
1313 East 32nd Street
Silver City, NM 88061
(505) 538-400068
Memorial Medical Center
2450 South Telshor Boulevard
Las Cruces, NM 88011
(505) 522-8641243
Mimbres Memorial Hospital900 West Ash Street
Deming, NM 88030
(505) 546-2761119

Crime rates


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New Mexico

New Mexico, Land of Enchantment, NM; a state in southwestern United States on the Mexican border

New Mexico is a state located in the southwestern region of the United States. Inhabited by Native American populations for many centuries, it has also has been part of the Imperial Spanish viceroyalty of New Spain, part of Mexico, and a U.S. territory. Among U.S. states, New Mexico has the highest percentage of Hispanics at 43%, comprising both recent immigrants and descendants of Spanish colonists. It also has the third-highest percentage of Native Americans after Alaska and Oklahoma, and the fifth-highest total number of Native Americans after California, Oklahoma, Arizona, and Texas. The tribes represented in the state consist of mostly Navajo and Pueblo peoples. As a result, the demographics and culture of the state are unique for their strong Spanish, Mexican, and Native American cultural influences. The climate of the state is highly arid and its territory is mostly covered by mountains and desert. At a population density of 15 per square mile, New Mexico is the sixth most sparsely inhabited U.S. state.


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