For population 25 years and over in Bayard:
For population 15 years and over in Bayard city:
168 residents are foreign born (6.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $329 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Las Cruces, NM (85.4 miles , pop. 74,267).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (120.4 miles , pop. 563,662).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (234.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Santa Clara, NM (1.3 miles ), Hurley, NM (2.0 miles ), Bayard-Santa Rita, NM (2.1 miles ), Mimbres, NM (2.8 miles ), Silver City, NM (2.9 miles ), Pinos Altos, NM (4.3 miles ), Tyrone, NM (5.0 miles ), Deming, NM (6.4 miles ).
Latitude: 32.76 N, Longitude: 108.13 W
Area code: 505
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Crime in Bayard detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -49 (-1.9%).
Work and jobs in Bayard: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bayard, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Bayard-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New Mexico state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/8/2007 at 07:15:40, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, 3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2007 at 09:30:41, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 19.3 miles away from Bayard center
Magnitude types: local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Grant County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Geoffrey Keyes - Army officer.
Hospitals/medical centers near Bayard:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bayard:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.0324. This is significantly better than average. There were 13 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.8. This is better than average. There were 13 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 5.00. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 38.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bayard and their reported violations in the past:BAYARD MUNICIPAL WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 2591, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 19.1%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 21.7% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Bayard compared to New Mexico state average:
Banks with branches in Bayard (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Bayard (based on Grant County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 88.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bayard government finances in 2002:
7.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,386 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,846 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Bayard, New Mexico:
Bayard fatal accident list:
Oct 16, 2007 03:10 PM, Us-180, Lat: 32.754275, Lon: -108.137878, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 26, 1990 11:46 PM, Central, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 5, 1982 03:45 PM, Maple, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 6, 1978 06:03 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 19, 1978 06:35 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 23, 1976 07:31 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 6,635
Total average daily truck traffic: 597
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 8,157
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bayard)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
Businesses in Bayard, NM