Corona, New Mexico

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Population in 2014: 164 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.6%
 
Males: 68  (41.8%)
Females: 96  (58.2%)
Median resident age:  61.7 years
New Mexico median age:  37.7 years

Zip code: 88318

Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,638 (it was $28,594 in 2000)
Corona:

$52,638
NM:

$46,748

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,763 (it was $34,987 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $105,620 (it was $47,200 in 2000)
Corona:

$105,620
NM:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $100,363; Detached houses: $106,746; Mobile homes: $75,629

Median gross rent in 2016: $387.

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    • 12270.9%White alone
    • 4626.7%Hispanic
    • 31.7%Two or more races
    • 10.6%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Corona: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (6.7%), German (5.7%), Irish (3.8%), Scotch-Irish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6685 feet

Land area: 1.02 square miles.

Population density: 160 people per square mile   (very low).

Corona, New Mexico map

For population 25 years and over in Corona:

  • High school or higher: 85.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Corona village:

  • Never married: 4.7%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 23.9%
  • Divorced: 22.9%

13 residents are foreign born (4.2% Latin America, 3.6% Europe).

This village:

7.9%
New Mexico:

8.2%



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Corona, New Mexico as of December 12, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Corona to the number of sex offenders is 79 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $299 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $341 (0.3%)

Corona satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albuquerque, NM (82.9 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (375.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Tecolote, NM (4.1 miles ), Duran, NM (4.3 miles) , Luna, NM (4.5 miles) , Encino, NM (5.4 miles) , Vaughn, NM (5.7 miles ), Willard, NM (5.9 miles ), Claunch, NM (6.0 miles) , Mountainair, NM (6.4 miles ).

Latitude: 34.25 N, Longitude: 105.60 W

Area code: 505

Corona household income distribution Corona home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
New Mexico:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -50 (-23.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (41%)
  • Educational services (41%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (54%)
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (37%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (37%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (49%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Corona, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Corona-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Mexico state average. It is 97% greater 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 74.7 miles away from the city center
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 304.0 miles away from Corona center
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 625.2 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 190.4 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 73.3 miles away from Corona 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 195.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Fires: 9, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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airports located in Corona:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Corona:

  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 82 miles; Albuquerque, NM; Full-time enrollment: 19,398)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 82 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 87 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus (about 90 miles; Roswell, NM; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • Santa Fe Community College (about 96 miles; Santa Fe, NM; FT enrollment: 3,047)
  • New Mexico Highlands University (about 96 miles; Las Vegas, NM; FT enrollment: 2,931)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 129 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)

Public high school in Corona:

  • CORONA HIGH (Students: 45, Location: 531 FRANKLIN ST, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Corona:

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Library in Corona:

  • VILLAGE OF CORONA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $8,691; Location: 521 MAIN STREET; 5,589 books; 228 audio materials; 591 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 10 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Corona: Bagley Ranch (A), Corona Weather Station (B), Corona Fire Department (C), Lincoln County Emergency Medical Services Corona Station (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Corona: First Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lincoln County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.4%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.6% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.1 people
New Mexico:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.3%
Whole state:  65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.6%
Whole state:  8.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
New Mexico average:

12.9

Corona travel time to work - commute Corona mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Corona village (based on Lincoln County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,61125
Catholic2,7459
Mainline Protestant1,19410
Other4572
None12,490-
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: 4
Lincoln County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Lincoln County:

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Here:

17.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.2%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

17.4%
New Mexico:

22.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.8%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Corona:

52.1%
New Mexico:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.3%
New Mexico:

47.6%

Average BMI:
Corona:

28.8
New Mexico:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Corona:

20.6%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.1%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Corona:

6.9
New Mexico:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

38.8%
State:

34.5%

General health condition:
Corona:

56.9%
New Mexico:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.4%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Corona, NM Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$4,251$25,5060$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,878$34,5362$3,580
Totals for Government 3$7,129$28,5162$3,580

Corona government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $213,000 ($1298.78)
    Gas Utilities: $66,000 ($402.44)
    Fire Protection: $57,000 ($347.56)
    Water Utilities: $31,000 ($189.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($189.02)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($91.46)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($54.88)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $97,000 ($591.46)

Corona government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $25,000 ($152.44)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($79.27)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($12.20)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $106,000 ($646.34)
    Water Utilities: $44,000 ($268.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $94,000 ($573.17)
    General Support: $60,000 ($365.85)
    Highways: $5,000 ($30.49)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $25,000 ($152.44)
    Property: $5,000 ($30.49)

Corona government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $570,000 ($3475.61)

7.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,055 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.31%
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 Otero County, NM  0.73% ($37,679 average AGI)
from El Paso County, TX  0.48% ($50,629)
from Dona Ana County, NM  0.45% ($30,727)


7.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,232 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.57%
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 Dona Ana County, NM  0.65% ($28,426 average AGI)
to Otero County, NM  0.56% ($31,049)
to Chaves County, NM  0.47% ($27,765)

Strongest AM radio stations in Corona:

  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KKIM (1000 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KXKS (1190 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KNML (610 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KELP (1590 AM; 50 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: MCCLATCHEY BROADCASTING)
  • KNMX (540 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NM; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO B/DCASTING CO, INC)
  • KBUY (1360 AM; 5 kW; RUIDOSO, NM; Owner: WALTON STATIONS-NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KANM (1600 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ARAGON BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Corona:

  • K220EL (91.9 FM; SOCORRO, NM; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO)
  • K249DD (97.7 FM; RUIDOSO, NM; Owner: ROSWELL CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • KIOT (102.5 FM; LOS LUNAS, NM; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNMB (96.7 FM; CLOUDCROFT, NM; Owner: MTD, INC.)
  • KIDX (101.5 FM; RUIDOSO, NM; Owner: MTD, INC.)
  • K240CN (95.9 FM; RUIDOSO, NM; Owner: FRIENDS OF KHFM-RUIDOSO)
  • K297AE (107.3 FM; RUIDOSO, NM; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • KTZO (103.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLYT (88.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KUNM (89.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS UNIV. OF NEW MEXICO)
  • KANW (89.1 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BD. OF EDUC. CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE, NM)
  • KKOB-FM (93.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRST (92.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBZU (96.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBQI (107.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMGA (99.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZRR (94.1 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPEK (100.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFLQ (91.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • K265CA (100.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Corona fatal accident list:

Jul 23, 2014 06:53 AM, Us-54, Lat: 34.06393, Lon: -105.72254, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 12, 1987 04:00 AM, 54, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Corona)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Corona, NM)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KC5FKJ, Licensee ID: L00745788, Grant Date: 11/18/2013, Expiration Date: 02/15/2024, Certifier: John E Tracey, Registrant: John E Tracey, Corona, NM 88318
  • Call Sign: N0JCK, Previous Call Sign: KF4IEX, Licensee ID: L00356857, Grant Date: 06/14/2011, Expiration Date: 06/14/2021, Certifier: Joseph C Keefe, Registrant: Joseph C Keefe, 82 Sway Back Trail, Corona, NM 88318-0364
  • Call Sign: K5DWW, Previous Call Sign: KD5NTI, Licensee ID: L00337498, Grant Date: 01/18/2012, Expiration Date: 03/08/2022, Certifier: Daniel W Williams, Registrant: Daniel W Williams, 131 Shae Rd, Corona, NM 88318
  • Call Sign: K5DAW, Previous Call Sign: KD5QZL, Licensee ID: L00448569, Grant Date: 01/18/2012, Expiration Date: 04/16/2022, Certifier: Denise A Williams, Registrant: Denise A Williams, 131 Shae Rd, Corona, NM 88318

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-CD (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3454H , Serial Number: 4079, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 09/09/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Paul Hendley, 17216 Hwy 54, Corona, NM 88318

Drinking water stations with addresses in Corona and their reported violations in the past:

CORONA WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In FEB-25-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-26-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-26-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-13-2009)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Service Call: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Wood (14%)

Corona compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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