Grady, New Mexico

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Population in 2014: 108 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.2%
 
Males: 55  (50.9%)
Females: 53  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  52.0 years
New Mexico median age:  37.7 years

Zip code: 88120

Estimated median household income in 2016: $38,702 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Grady:

$38,702
NM:

$46,748

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,174 (it was $13,000 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $44,052 (it was $51,300 in 2000)
Grady:

$44,052
NM:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $75,892; Detached houses: $138,103; Mobile homes: $41,842

Median gross rent in 2016: $638.

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    • 8377.6%White alone
    • 2018.7%Hispanic
    • 43.7%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Grady: 82.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (6.1%), Scottish (3.7%), American (2.4%), Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4597 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 436 people per square mile   (low).

Grady, New Mexico map

For population 25 years and over in Grady:

  • High school or higher: 65.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grady village:

  • Never married: 14.5%
  • Now married: 63.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 17.0%

20 residents are foreign born (18.9% Latin America).

This village:

18.9%
New Mexico:

9.7%

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

Grady village:  0.7% ($350)
New Mexico:  0.7% ($699)

Grady satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (87.4 miles , pop. 173,627).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (187.7 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (400.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Broadview, NM (2.6 miles ), San Jon, NM (4.4 miles ), Clovis, NM (5.4 miles ), Cannon AFB, NM (5.4 miles ), House-Forrest, NM (5.5 miles ), Bovina, TX (5.7 miles ), Melrose, NM (5.7 miles ), Tucumcari, NM (5.8 miles ).

Latitude: 34.82 N, Longitude: 103.32 W

Area code: 505

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

5.2%
New Mexico:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-6.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (46%)
  • Construction (33%)
  • Wholesale trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Educational services (38%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Utilities (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (38%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (33%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (44%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Grady, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Grady-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 50.1 miles away from the Grady village center killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.9 miles away from the village center injured 12 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grady-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New Mexico state average. It is 18% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 191.8 miles away from the city center
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 166.3 miles away from Grady 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 172.5 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) earthquake occurred 314.2 miles away from the city center
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 204.2 miles away from Grady center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 178.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Curry County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grady topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grady:

  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 45 miles; Portales, NM; Full-time enrollment: 4,263)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 81 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Amarillo College (about 88 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 101 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • South Plains College (about 102 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 118 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 119 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)

Public high school in Grady:

  • GRADY HIGH (Students: 37, Location: 100 FRANKLIN ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Grady:

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Notable location: Grady Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Curry 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: 9.3%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 53.8% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
New Mexico:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  70.8%
Whole state:  65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.1%
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:

18.2
New Mexico average:

12.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Grady village (based on Curry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,95550
Catholic9,8614
Mainline Protestant2,07011
Other9843
Black Protestant3236
None21,183-
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: 6
Curry County:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Curry County:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Curry County:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

5.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Curry County:

24.8%
New Mexico:

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

11.5%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Grady:

45.5%
New Mexico:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Grady:

40.6%
New Mexico:

47.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
New Mexico:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Grady:

26.6%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.8%
New Mexico:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
New Mexico:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.0%
State:

34.5%

General health condition:
This city:

48.4%
New Mexico:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Grady:

74.6%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grady, 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
Financial Administration 2$4,540$27,2400$0
Other and Unallocable 2$5,720$34,3200$0
Totals for Government 4$10,260$30,7800$0

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

  • Current Operations - Fire Protection: $176,000 ($1629.63)
    General - Other: $66,000 ($611.11)
    Financial Administration: $64,000 ($592.59)
    Regular Highways: $63,000 ($583.33)
    Water Utilities: $33,000 ($305.56)
    Police Protection: $20,000 ($185.19)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $107,000 ($990.74)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $24,000 ($222.22)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $53,000 ($490.74)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($18.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $31,000 ($287.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $115,000 ($1064.81)
    Highways: $53,000 ($490.74)
    General Support: $7,000 ($64.81)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $6,000 ($55.56)
    Property: $3,000 ($27.78)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $73,000 ($675.93)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

10.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,116 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.70%
New Mexico average:

6.50%

1.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,894 average AGI)
Curry County:

1.17%
New Mexico average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Roosevelt County, NM  0.99% ($6,771 average AGI)
from Bernalillo County, NM  0.29% ($37,060)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.26% ($27,489)


10.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,695 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.05%
New Mexico average:

6.43%

0.56% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,070 average AGI)
Curry County:

0.56%
New Mexico average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Roosevelt County, NM  1.11% ($24,374 average AGI)
to Bernalillo County, NM  0.46% ($29,253)
to Parmer County, TX  0.36% ($32,475)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grady:

  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KCLV (1240 AM; 1 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: ZIA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTNM (1400 AM; 1 kW; TUCUMCARI, NM; Owner: QUAY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KWKA (680 AM; 1 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: CURRY COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNMX (540 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NM; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO B/DCASTING CO, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Grady:

  • KENW (Channel 3; PORTALES, NM; Owner: EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY)
  • KVIH-TV (Channel 12; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: NVG-AMARILLO, LLC)
  • K26CD (Channel 26; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: PANHANDLE TELECASTING CO.)
  • K43BU (Channel 43; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: NVG-AMARILLO, LLC)
  • K45BF (Channel 45; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: QUORUM OF AMARILLO LICENSE, LLC)
  • K47DH (Channel 47; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: MISSION B/CING.OF AMARILLO LIC.,INC.)
  • K52CR (Channel 52; FORREST, ETC., NM; Owner: KOAT HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K61AF (Channel 61; FORREST/McALLISTER, NM; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)

Grady fatal accident list:

Mar 1, 1988 01:26 AM, 39, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Grady)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • GRADY RPT, 205 W Main Street (Lat: 34.821278 Lon: -103.316694), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 36.5 m, Call Sign: KNBD968
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.370 MHzGrant Date: 12/14/2010, Expiration Date: 01/23/2021, Certifier: Tommy LoftonRegistrant: Yucca Telecom, 201 W. 2nd St., Portales, NM 88130, Phone: (575) 760-3660, Fax: (575) 226-2022, Email:
  • Wheatland On Sr 39 7 Mi N (Lat: 34.973111 Lon: -103.406056), Call Sign: KNDP596
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.000 MHz, 463.025 MHz, 463.050 MHz, 463.075 MHz, 463.100 MHz, 463.125 MHz, 463.150 MHz, 463.175 MHzGrant Date: 07/03/2012, Expiration Date: 09/01/2022Registrant: State Of New Mexico, 401 Broadway Tiwa Bldg, Albuquerque, NM 87102, Phone: (505) 841-8453, Fax: (505) 841-8452, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • WHEATLAND, Wheatland On Sr 39 7 Mi N (Lat: 34.973111 Lon: -103.404389), Type: Mast, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WNEQ824
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/03/2009, Expiration Date: 11/29/2019Registrant: State Of New Mexico, 401 Broadway Tiwa Bldg, Albuquerque, NM 87102, Phone: (505) 841-8453, Fax: (505) 841-8452, Email:

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

GRADY WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 108, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2012)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Other fuel (45%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)

Grady compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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