CLOVIS (KSMX)- A good school system is often a key factor when determining where to buy a home. UnitedStatesZipCodes.org released a study on New Mexico Zip Codes with The Highest Graduation Rates.
The study analyzed the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau on people aged 25 and older living in the area that have a high school education or equivalent.
Statewide, the high school graduation rate is 86.1% up 0.8% from 85.4%. Clovis ranked 44 in the top 50 with an 83.3% while Portales ranks 23 in the bottom 50 with a 79.2% graduation rate.
Here are the 5 Zip Codes with the highest graduation rates:
- 87047 (Sandia Park, NM): 98.6%
- 87122 (Albuquerque, NM): 98.4%
- 87544 (Los Alamos, NM): 98.0%
- 87043 (Placitas, NM): 97.9%
- 87111 (Albuquerque, NM): 95.8%
Here are the 5 Zip Codes with the lowest graduation rates:
- 87937 (Hatch, NM): 37.0%
- 88063 (Sunland Park, NM): 55.8%
- 88081 (Chaparral, NM): 56.5%
- 88021 (Anthony, NM): 63.0%
- 87323 (Thoreau, NM): 64.5%