Kirtland, New Mexico

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Population in 2010: 7,875. Population change since 2000: +27.2%
Males: 3,863  (49.1%)
Females: 4,012  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  29.2 years
New Mexico median age:  36.9 years

Zip codes: 87416, 87417.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,816 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Kirtland:

$44,816
NM:

$43,872

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,205 (it was $14,053 in 2000)

Kirtland CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $90,481 (it was $74,000 in 2000)
Kirtland:

$90,481
NM:

$159,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $121,556; Detached houses: $171,044; Mobile homes: $53,707

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,045.

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  • Races in Kirtland, NM (2013)

    Kirtland races chart
    • 2,46839.6%White alone
    • 2,40138.5%American Indian alone
    • 99015.9%Hispanic
    • 4877.8%Two or more races
    • 70.1%Asian alone
    • 40.06%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kirtland: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (8.9%), German (5.9%), English (4.7%), Irish (3.5%), United States (2.8%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5185 feet

Land area: 11.7 square miles.

Population density: 675 people per square mile   (low).

Kirtland, New Mexico map

For population 25 years and over in Kirtland:

  • High school or higher: 88.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kirtland CDP:

  • Never married: 42.0%
  • Now married: 35.9%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

148 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 0.6% Asia, 0.5% Europe).

This place:

2.4%
New Mexico:

8.2%



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Kirtland, New Mexico as of December 03, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Kirtland to the number of sex offenders is 656 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $725 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $528 (1.0%)

Kirtland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rio Rancho, NM (137.6 miles , pop. 51,765).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (149.0 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (306.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Upper Fruitland, NM (1.8 miles ), Ojo Amarillo, NM (1.9 miles ), Nenahnezad, NM (1.9 miles ), Waterflow, NM (2.6 miles ), Farmington, NM (3.0 miles ), Napi HQ, NM (3.1 miles ), Burnham, NM (3.6 miles ), Flora Vista, NM (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 36.74 N, Longitude: 108.35 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 505

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

7.4%
New Mexico:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (15%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Utilities (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)

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

Average climate in Kirtland, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Kirtland-area historical earthquake activity is above New Mexico state average. It is 265% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 493.6 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 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 479.8 miles away from Kirtland center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 482.2 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 558.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1992 at 10:26:20, a magnitude 5.9 (5.7 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.9 ML, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 284.1 miles away from Kirtland center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 506.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in San Juan County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kirtland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Kirtland:

  • SUN CREST HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; FARMINGTON, NM)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF FARMINGTON (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FARMINGTON, NM)
  • FOUR CORNERS DIALYSIS FARMINGTON (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; FARMINGTON, NM)
  • SAN JUAN HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; FARMINGTON, NM)
  • SAN JUAN CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; FARMINGTON, NM)
  • SAN JUAN MANOR NF (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; FARMINGTON, NM)
  • SAN JUAN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; FARMINGTON, NM)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kirtland:

  • San Juan College (about 11 miles; Farmington, NM; Full-time enrollment: 5,112)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 46 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Adams State University (about 146 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 146 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 148 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 151 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 151 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 19,398)

Public high school in Kirtland:

  • CENTRAL HIGH (Students: 235, Location: 550 RD 6100, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Kirtland:

  • KIRTLAND ELEMENTARY (Students: 659, Location: 30 RD 6446, Grades: KG-6)
  • KIRTLAND MIDDLE (Location: 538 RD 6100, Grades: 7-8)
  • RUTH N BOND ELEMENTARY (Location: 5 CR 6575, Grades: KG-3)
  • GRACE B. WILSON ELEMENTARY (Location: 540 RD 6580, Grades: 4-6)
See full list of schools located in Kirtland

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Kirtland is a lovley place to live i have lived there for over 17 years witch is all my life i was born 1987 and have loved it sence its wonderful hot in the summer and cold in the winter its your perfect town and state added by Jessica

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Notable locations in Kirtland: Macu Racetrack (A), CGP-56 Historic Site (B), Fruitland Weather Station (C), San Juan County Fire District 1 Valley Station 1 (D), Fruitland Trading Company (E), Brigham Young Junior House Historic Site (F), San Juan County Fire District 1 Valley Station 4 (G), San Juan County Fire District 1 Valley Station 2 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Kirtland include: First Baptist Church (A), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B), Deeper Faith Ministries Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Kirtland Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Coolidge Arroyo (A), Stevens Arroyo (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

San Juan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 68.6. This is about average.

City:

68.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.308. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.308
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.42. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.42
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.274. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.274
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.11
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.3%
(29.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.8% for American Indian residents, 27.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.3 people
New Mexico:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.5%
Whole state:  65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.6%
Whole state:  8.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
4 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

Banks with branches in Kirtland (2011 data):

  • Bank of the Southwest: Kirtland Branch at U.S. Highway 550 And County Road 61, branch established on 1973/07/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $156.7 mil, Deposits: $138.0 mil, headquarters in Roswell, NM, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: New Mexico National Financial Incorporated

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
New Mexico average:

13.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kirtland CDP (based on San Juan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,905115
Other15,00131
Catholic12,50011
Mainline Protestant5,22216
None77,416-
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
San Juan County:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
San Juan County:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
San Juan County:

5.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 62
Here:

5.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
San Juan County:

26.4%
New Mexico:

22.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.2%
New Mexico:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Kirtland:

44.7%
State:

47.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.5
New Mexico:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kirtland:

21.0%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Kirtland:

11.3%
New Mexico:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
New Mexico:

6.8

Overweight people:
Kirtland:

35.4%
New Mexico:

34.5%

General health condition:
This city:

53.8%
New Mexico:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.9%
State:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kirtland, NM Residents

5.84% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,514 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.84%
New Mexico average:

6.50%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($143 average AGI)
San Juan County:

0.03%
New Mexico average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from McKinley County, NM  1.22% ($23,526 average AGI)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.37% ($26,834)
from Bernalillo County, NM  0.37% ($29,347)


7.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,719 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.88%
New Mexico average:

6.43%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($273 average AGI)
San Juan County:

0.05%
New Mexico average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to McKinley County, NM  1.89% ($23,497 average AGI)
to Bernalillo County, NM  0.52% ($24,021)
to Apache County, AZ  0.49% ($25,364)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kirtland:

  • KNDN (960 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: BASIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KENN (1390 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KRZE (1280 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: J. THOMAS DEVELOPMENT OF NM, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLLV (550 AM; daytime; 2 kW; BREEN, CO; Owner: DAYSTAR RADIO, LTD.)
  • KIUP (930 AM; 5 kW; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCQL (1340 AM; 1 kW; AZTEC, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kirtland:

  • KNMI (88.9 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: NAVAJO MISSIONS, INC.)
  • KISZ-FM1 (97.9 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • K287AC (105.3 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • KWYK-FM (94.9 FM; AZTEC, NM; Owner: BASIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K230AF (93.9 FM; KIRTLAND, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRWN (92.9 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KSJE (90.9 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: SAN JUAN COLLEGE)
  • KPCL (95.7 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: VOICE MINISTRIES OF FARMINGTON)
  • KRTZ (98.7 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • KTGW (91.7 FM; FRUITLAND, NM; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC)
  • K257DQ (99.3 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: BEN F. STINSON III)
  • KDAG (96.9 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K232DA (94.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • K237CR (95.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • KAZX (102.9 FM; KIRTLAND, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTRA-FM (102.1 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKFG (104.5 FM; BLOOMFIELD, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K289AD (105.7 FM; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • KIQX (101.3 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTINGS, LLC)
  • KRSJ (100.5 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Kirtland:

  • K08HQ (Channel 8; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
  • K23BT (Channel 23; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: ACME TELEVISION LICENSES OF NEW MEXICO, LLC)
  • K47DR (Channel 47; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: CHRISTIAN B/CING COMMUNICATIONS)
  • K21AX (Channel 21; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K43AI (Channel 43; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO)
  • KOBF (Channel 12; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
  • K19CM (Channel 19; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: KOAT HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K27GJ (Channel 27; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
Kirtland fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Kirtland fatal accident list:

Apr 10, 2014 08:33 PM, Us-64, Cr 6400, Lat: 36.74301, Lon: -108.35890, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 26, 2012 11:42 PM, Cr-6100, Lat: 36.73494, Lon: -108.31887, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 19, 2011 09:36 AM, Us-64, Cr-6100, Lat: 36.73070, Lon: -108.31481, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 16, 1980 08:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Apr 28, 1978 02:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 4,433Total average daily traffic
  • 1,108Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,324Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Kirtland)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 36.746944 Lon: -108.374722, Call Sign: WPGZ524
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.225 MHzGrant Date: 01/21/2015, Expiration Date: 04/18/2025, Certifier: Don CooperRegistrant: San Juan County, 209 S. Oliver Dr., Aztec, NM 87410, Phone: (505) 334-4715, Fax: (505) 334-0915, Email:
  • Lat: 36.759444 Lon: -108.367583, Call Sign: WNLN456
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.050 MHz, 158.280 MHzGrant Date: 07/24/2015, Expiration Date: 10/17/2025, Certifier: Tim BeverickRegistrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • 79 County Road 6500 (Lat: 36.764722 Lon: -108.367778), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7.1 m, Call Sign: WPYJ351
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.375 MHzGrant Date: 05/24/2013, Expiration Date: 08/20/2023, Certifier: Norman G BurrowRegistrant: City Of Farmington, 101 N. Browning Pkwy, Farmington, NM 87401, Phone: (505) 599-8204, Fax: (505) 599-8421, Email:
  • Lat: 36.744444 Lon: -108.362028, Call Sign: WQIW975
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.525 MHz, 457.550 MHz, 457.575 MHz, 457.600 MHz, 457.150 MHzGrant Date: 06/07/2008, Expiration Date: 06/07/2018, Certifier: Don CooperRegistrant: San Juan County, 209 S Oliver, Aztec, NM 87410, Phone: (505) 334-4715, Fax: (505) 334-0915, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • KIRTLAND, Us 64 And Cr 6575 (Lat: 36.746944 Lon: -108.374778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 64 m, Overall height: 67 m, Call Sign: WNTT875
    Assigned Frequencies: 6845.62 MHzGrant Date: 11/04/2008, Expiration Date: 01/28/2019Registrant: San Juan County, 209 S Oliver, Aztec, NM 87410, Phone: (505) 334-4715, Fax: (505) 334-0915, Email:
  • Fruitland, Fruitland Site: 88 Road 6500 (Lat: 36.755833 Lon: -108.359500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 71 m, Overall height: 75.9 m, Call Sign: WQGW670
    Assigned Frequencies: 19380.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/08/2007, Expiration Date: 05/08/2017, Certifier: Richard WatkinsRegistrant: Americas Communications, 3702 E Roeser Rd Ste 5, Phoenix, AZ 85040, Phone: (602) 304-1760, Fax: (877) 284-0791, Email:
  • San Juan, #89 Cr 6500 (Lat: 36.755139 Lon: -108.367389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 34.1 m, Call Sign: WQHP542
    Assigned Frequencies: 10637.5 MHzGrant Date: 09/26/2007, Expiration Date: 09/26/2017, Certifier: William Van HussRegistrant: El Paso Natural Gas Company, L.L.C., Bloomfield, NM 87413, Phone: (505) 632-6574, Fax: (505) 632-6514, Email:
  • RIVER2, 128 Rd. 6675 (Lat: 36.738167 Lon: -108.403194), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12.8 m, Overall height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WQUK678
    Assigned Frequencies: 18015.0 MHz, 18115.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/04/2014, Expiration Date: 08/04/2024, Certifier: John BadalRegistrant: Blooston Mordkofsky Dickens Duffy & Prendergast LLP, 2120 L Street Nw, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 828-5520, Fax: (202) 828-5568, Email:
  • EP07AL172, 4268 Highway 64 (Lat: 36.740278 Lon: -108.345889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQWK846
    Assigned Frequencies: 11585.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 17765.0 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 09/23/2015, Expiration Date: 09/23/2025, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kirtland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: ROTHMEYER FRANK A JR ROTORWAY EXEC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3117H , Serial Number: 9015, Airworthiness Date: 02/01/1997
    Registrant (Individual): Frank A Rothmeyer, Po Box 1863, Kirtland, NM 87417
  • Aircraft: ROTHMEYER FRANK A RV-9A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 518DR , Serial Number: 91916
    Registrant (Individual): Frank A Rothmeyer, County Rd 6331 #5 / Po Box 1863, Kirtland, NM 87417

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$151,4181$202,64016$157,2471$75,7001$62,4504$97,025
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$145,1650$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$101,8701$157,3808$175,2643$32,6971$40,6903$64,603
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$145,2430$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$165,8200$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0005.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$168,1101$157,070
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$149,0300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0005.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

LOWER VALLEY WATER USERS ASSOCIATION (Population served: 8,428, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (FEB-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-20-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Kirtland, NM among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1476.7 years
James1269.4 years
Robert966.8 years
George876.4 years
John767.3 years
Alice771.4 years
William768.3 years
Charles673.5 years
Jimmie665.7 years
Frank676.6 years
Most common last names in Kirtland, NM among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Begay1367.3 years
Johnson1064.0 years
Smith968.2 years
Bond675.8 years
Foutz681.1 years
Ashcroft577.4 years
Jim576.4 years
Lee575.0 years
Brown469.2 years
Jones483.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Other fuel (5%)
  • Electricity (3%)
Businesses in Kirtland, NM
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1FedEx1
Dairy Queen1KFC1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1

Kirtland compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Kirtland on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Utilities (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Utilities (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a motorcycle to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 (87417) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scottish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #44 (87416) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Dutch first ancestries"
  • #66 (87417) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #80 (87416) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
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