Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Las Cruces, NM (117.1 miles , pop. 74,267).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (130.5 miles , pop. 563,662).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (398.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Ruidoso Downs, NM (5.0 miles ), Capitan, NM (5.2 miles ), Southwest Chaves, NM (5.4 miles) , Ruidoso, NM (5.4 miles ), Nogal, NM (5.9 miles) , Mayhill, NM (6.1 miles) , Roswell, NM (6.1 miles ), Mountain View, NM (6.1 miles) .
Latitude: 33.35 N, Longitude: 105.17 W
Area code: 505
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Average climate in Hondo, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Hondo-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New Mexico state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 67.4 miles away from the city 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 61.2 miles away from Hondo 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 67.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/30/1999 at 19:04:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, 3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.2 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) earthquake occurred 91.7 miles away from Hondo center
On 6/22/2004 at 08:55:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
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).
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Hondo compared to New Mexico state average:
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Religion statistics for Hondo CCD (based on Lincoln County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.17%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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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:
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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FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1