For population 25 years and over in Carrizozo:
For population 15 years and over in Carrizozo town:
65 residents are foreign born (4.6% Latin America, 1.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $389 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Las Cruces, NM (105.1 miles , pop. 74,267).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (109.7 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (357.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Capitan, NM (4.3 miles ), Ruidoso, NM (4.9 miles ), Ruidoso Downs, NM (5.2 miles ), Claunch, NM (5.2 miles) , Mescalero, NM (5.8 miles ), Tularosa, NM (6.3 miles ), Corona, NM (6.7 miles) , Hondo, NM (6.8 miles ).
Latitude: 33.64 N, Longitude: 105.88 W
Area code: 505
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Carrizozo detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -39 (-3.6%).
Work and jobs in Carrizozo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Carrizozo, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Carrizozo-area historical earthquake activity is above New Mexico state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/29/1990 at 13:16:10, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 LG, Depth: 7.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 80.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/1990 at 10:46:53, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MD, Depth: 3.8 mi) earthquake occurred 79.0 miles away from Carrizozo center
On 1/4/1998 at 08:05:31, a magnitude 4.0 (3.6 MB, 4.0 ML, 3.8 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/27/1990 at 13:23:22, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1990 at 01:08:19, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 79.0 miles away from Carrizozo center
On 3/24/1996 at 20:19:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.3 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 44.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Fires: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Snow: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Carrizozo:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carrizozo:
Public high school in Carrizozo:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Carrizozo and their reported violations in the past:CARRIZOZO WATER SYSTEM (Address: 400 9TH STREET , Population served: 1800, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 31.0%
(26.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 34.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 70.7% for other race residents, 12.5% 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)
18 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
68 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
18 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Carrizozo compared to New Mexico state average:
Banks with branches in Carrizozo (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Carrizozo (based on Lincoln County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.17%
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 (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Carrizozo government finances in 2002(per resident):
10.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,502 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:
9.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,436 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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Carrizozo fatal accident list:
Jul 17, 2002 08:50 PM, Us-380, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 13, 1991 04:30 AM, 5th, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $185,000
Total average daily traffic: 7,125
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,635
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 8,641
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Carrizozo)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Carrizozo, NM)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: