Belen, NM 87002

Population 23,069

87002 is zip code located in Belen, New Mexico. The population is 23,069, making 87002 the largest zipcode in Belen and the 2nd largest in Valencia County.

There are 11 public schools in 87002 with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Belen is moderate , and there are 27 registered sex offenders residing in the zip code 87002. Unemployment in 87002 is very high.

Zip codes within Belen include 87006 and 87034.

Belen Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average

Crime Rate

65.92% Higher than national avg.

Registered Offenders

13.55% Lower than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

42 Found nearby


Very High 4.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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11 Public Schools view public schools

There are 11 K-12 public schools in 87002, NM and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates 87002's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

27 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2003, the city of Belen, NM issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2002, the city of Belen, NM issued 13 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from NM 87002
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $600
  • 1 Bedroom: $740
  • 2 Bedrooms: $900
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,280
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,540

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Environmental Hazards

42 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (125/125)
    Belen, NM has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Belen, NM is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.86 Average
    Belen, NM is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 35.07°
  • February 39.1°
  • March 50.73°
  • April 59.68°
  • May 66.85°
  • June 78.28°
  • July 78.93°
  • August 78.7°
  • September 71.3°
  • October 59.4°
  • November 45°
  • December 35.65°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Belen, NM

Belen, NM has a high risk of earthquakes.
Belen, NM has no risk of hurricanes.
Belen, NM has a very low risk of hail storms.
Belen, NM has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in 87002: $36,318


Unemployment in Belen is 4.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 7.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 50.84%
White Collar - 49.16%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Susana Martinez
  • Sen. Martin Heinrich
  • Sen. Tom Udall

City Representatives

  • Steve Pearce

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

17 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • We're sorry! No hospitals found for 87002 in our database.

1 Police Station view all