Carlsbad North, New Mexico

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Population in July 2007: 1,241.
Males: 620  (50.0%)
Females: 621  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  43.6 years
New Mexico median age:  34.6 years

Zip codes: 88220.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $99,864 (it was $52,361 in 2000)
Carlsbad North:

$99,864
NM:

$46,748

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $49,424 (it was $27,192 in 2000)

Carlsbad North CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $233,942 (it was $102,500 in 2000)
Carlsbad North:

$233,942
NM:

$167,500
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  • Races in Carlsbad North, NM (2000)

    Carlsbad North races chart
    • 1,04283.7%White alone
    • 18114.5%Hispanic
    • 100.8%Asian alone
    • 60.5%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Black alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone

Races in Carlsbad North detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Carlsbad North: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (15.7%), Irish (9.9%), German (9.5%), United States (6.0%), Arab (5.8%), Russian (4.9%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 1.46 square miles.

Population density: 848 people per square mile   (low).

Carlsbad North,NM real estate house value index trend

Carlsbad North, New Mexico map

For population 25 years and over in Carlsbad North:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carlsbad North CDP:

  • Never married: 9.5%
  • Now married: 79.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

36 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 1.1% Europe, 0.4% North America).

This place:

2.9%
New Mexico:

8.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Carlsbad North CDP:  0.6% ($581)
New Mexico:  0.7% ($699)
Carlsbad North satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Odessa, TX (116.3 miles , pop. 90,943).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (136.5 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (397.3 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: La Huerta, NM (0.8 miles ), Carlsbad, NM (1.7 miles ), San Jose, NM (1.7 miles ), Happy Valley, NM (2.0 miles ), Livingston Wheeler, NM (2.1 miles ), Loving, NM (3.7 miles ), Malaga, NM (4.3 miles) , Whites City, NM (4.6 miles) .

Latitude: 32.45 N, Longitude: 104.23 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 505

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
New Mexico:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (15%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (14%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (7%)
  • Secondary school teachers (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (4%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (17%)
  • Registered nurses (14%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Special education teachers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (5%)

Work and jobs in Carlsbad North: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Carlsbad North, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Carlsbad North-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1992, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 2.5 miles away from the Carlsbad North place center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1991, a category F2 tornado 10.5 miles away from the place center injured 21 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carlsbad North-area historical earthquake activity is below New Mexico state average. It is 27% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 158.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.2 miles away from Carlsbad North center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 205.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 19.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/23/2004 at 09:22:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 20.4 miles away from Carlsbad North center
On 3/14/1999 at 22:43:17, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 25.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Eddy County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carlsbad North topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Carlsbad North:

  • LAKEVIEW CHRISTIAN HOME OF THE (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; CARLSBAD, NM)
  • GOLDEN SERVICES LTD (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CARLSBAD, NM)
  • LANDSUN HOMES, INC. (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CARLSBAD, NM)
  • LANDSUN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CARLSBAD, NM)
  • NORTHGATE UNIT OF LAKEVIEW CHRISTIAN (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CARLSBAD, NM)
  • CARLSBAD MEDICAL CENTER - TCU (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CARLSBAD, NM)
  • GOLDEN SERVICES HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; CARLSBAD, NM)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carlsbad North:

  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus (about 63 miles; Roswell, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,212)
  • Odessa College (about 116 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (about 118 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 2,982)
  • Midland College (about 128 miles; Midland, TX; FT enrollment: 3,650)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 130 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • South Plains College (about 134 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)
  • El Paso Community College (about 134 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 19,576)

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Notable locations in Carlsbad North: La Huerta Fire Department Station 1 (A), La Huerta Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Eddy County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 64.8. This is about average.

City:

64.8
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.40. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.40
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 36.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.6
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
New Mexico:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  77.9%
Whole state:  69.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.6%
Whole state:

18.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

0.5%
Whole state:

7.8%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
New Mexico average:

14.5

Carlsbad North travel time to work - commute Carlsbad North mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Carlsbad North CDP (based on Eddy County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,56959
Catholic13,2546
Mainline Protestant3,01715
Other1,6047
Black Protestant5645
None18,821-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Eddy County:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Eddy County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Eddy County:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Here:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.3%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Eddy County:

27.4%
New Mexico:

22.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Carlsbad North:

50.3%
New Mexico:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.5%
New Mexico:

47.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
New Mexico:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Carlsbad North:

22.5%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.2%
New Mexico:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Carlsbad North:

37.1%
State:

34.5%

General health condition:
This city:

55.4%
New Mexico:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.8%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Carlsbad North, NM Residents

5.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,291 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
New Mexico average:

6.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chaves County, NM  0.54% ($34,180 average AGI)
from Bernalillo County, NM  0.34% ($29,500)
from Dona Ana County, NM  0.31% ($29,879)


5.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($59,669 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
New Mexico average:

6.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chaves County, NM  0.47% ($56,540 average AGI)
to Dona Ana County, NM  0.39% ($31,211)
to Bernalillo County, NM  0.32% ($34,466)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carlsbad North:

  • KATK (740 AM; 1 kW; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: CARLSBAD RADIO, INC.)
  • KCCC (930 AM; 1 kW; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: COMPASS ENTERPRISE, INC.)
  • KAMQ (1240 AM; 1 kW; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: KAMQ, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KELP (1590 AM; 50 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: MCCLATCHEY BROADCASTING)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KSVP (990 AM; 1 kW; ARTESIA, NM)
  • KYKK (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HUMBLE CITY, NM; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBIM (910 AM; 5 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHOB (1390 AM; 5 kW; HOBBS, NM; Owner: AMERICAN ASSET MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • KTSM (690 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carlsbad North:

  • KATK-FM (92.1 FM; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: CARLSBAD RADIO, INC.)
  • KCDY (104.1 FM; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: KAMQ, INC.)
  • KPZE-FM (106.1 FM; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: RUNNELS BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LLC, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • KTZA (92.9 FM; ARTESIA, NM; Owner: PECOS VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBIM-FM (94.9 FM; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWMW (105.1 FM; MALJAMAR, NM; Owner: M.T.D. INC)
  • K207CZ (89.3 FM; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KIXN (102.9 FM; HOBBS, NM; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K217DF (91.3 FM; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: ROSWELL CHRISTIAN RADIO INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Carlsbad North:

  • K47FX (Channel 47; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • KTEL-TV (Channel 25; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KCGD-LP (Channel 63; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K49ES (Channel 49; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY)
  • KOCT (Channel 6; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: KOAT HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K45GJ (Channel 45; CARLSBAD, NM; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Solar energy (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Carlsbad North compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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