La Luz, New Mexico

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Population in 2010: 1,697. Population change since 2000: +5.1%
Males: 887  (52.3%)
Females: 810  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  44.2 years
New Mexico median age:  36.9 years

Zip codes: 88337.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,910 (it was $28,625 in 2000)
La Luz:

$37,910
NM:

$43,872

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,522 (it was $15,258 in 2000)

La Luz CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $71,709 (it was $68,000 in 2000)
La Luz:

$71,709
NM:

$159,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $83,842; Detached houses: $107,990; Mobile homes: $38,888

Median gross rent in 2013: $858.

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  • Races in La Luz, NM (2010)

    La Luz races chart
    • 1,06462.7%White alone
    • 58134.2%Hispanic
    • 171.0%Asian alone
    • 140.8%American Indian alone
    • 110.6%Two or more races
    • 80.5%Black alone
    • 20.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in La Luz: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.3%), Irish (13.4%), English (8.6%), United States (3.4%), Polish (3.3%), French (1.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4744 feet

Land area: 10.7 square miles.

Population density: 158 people per square mile   (very low).

La Luz,NM real estate house value index trend

La Luz, New Mexico map

For population 25 years and over in La Luz:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in La Luz CDP:

  • Never married: 32.1%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 18.3%

27 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.7%
New Mexico:

8.2%



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in La Luz, New Mexico as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in La Luz to the number of sex offenders is 849 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: $577 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $268 (0.4%)

La Luz satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Las Cruces, NM (65.9 miles , pop. 74,267).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (86.7 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (356.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Alamogordo, NM (2.4 miles ), High Rolls, NM (2.6 miles ), Tularosa, NM (2.9 miles ), Boles Acres, NM (3.3 miles ), Cloudcroft, NM (3.5 miles ), Holloman AFB, NM (3.5 miles ), Bent, NM (3.7 miles) , Mescalero, NM (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 32.98 N, Longitude: 105.95 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 505

La Luz household income distribution La Luz home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.9%
New Mexico:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (23%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in La Luz, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

La Luz-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Mexico state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 240.5 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 116.0 miles away from La Luz 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 171.5 miles away from the city 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 615.4 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 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 565.1 miles away from La Luz center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 1/4/2006 at 08:32:32, a magnitude 6.7 (6.1 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.6 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 495.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Otero County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
La Luz topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near La Luz:

  • BETTY DARE GOOD SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ALAMOGORDO, NM)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY BETTY DARE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ALAMOGORDO, NM)
  • GERALD CHAMPION REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; ALAMOGORDO, NM)
  • ALAMOGORDO HOME HEALTH CARE AND HOSPICE, INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; ALAMOGORDO, NM)
  • ALAMOGORDO HOME CARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; ALAMOGORDO, NM)
  • CASA ARENA BLANCA NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ALAMOGORDO, NM)

Airports located in La Luz:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Luz:

  • New Mexico State University-Main Campus (about 67 miles; Las Cruces, NM; Full-time enrollment: 14,497)
  • New Mexico State University-Dona Ana (about 68 miles; Las Cruces, NM; FT enrollment: 5,640)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus (about 86 miles; Roswell, NM; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • Vista College (about 87 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 3,453)
  • El Paso Community College (about 87 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 19,576)
  • The University of Texas at El Paso (about 90 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 18,008)
  • Western New Mexico University (about 137 miles; Silver City, NM; FT enrollment: 2,456)

Public elementary/middle school in La Luz:

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Notable locations in La Luz: La Luz Pottery Factory (A), La Luz Townsite Historic District (B), La Luz Volunteer Fire Department (C), Queen Ann House (D), DH Sutherland House Historic Site (E), Juan Jose Gutierrez House Historic Site (F), Juan Garcia House Historic Site (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in La Luz include: Christadelphian Chapel (A), First Baptist Church (B), Church of Christ (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Fresnal Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Otero County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 51.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.8
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 14.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.9
U.S.:

20.2

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

LA LUZ MDWCA (Population served: 2,500, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Single Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-14-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2013. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-17-2014)
LABORCITA WATER USERS ASSOCIATION (Address: 46 BUTTERFIELD TRAIL , Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-07-2009), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-07-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAY-31-2009 to MAY-31-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-09-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ROLLING HILLS WUA (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-21-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-21-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2007), St Boil Water Order (OCT-31-2007), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-21-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-07-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-21-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-21-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-10-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-19-2007), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-21-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-21-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-05-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-07-2006), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-21-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-21-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-21-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (2 times from OCT-31-2006 to OCT-31-2006), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-23-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In APR-07-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-17-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-17-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2014)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In JAN-10-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-04-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-04-2014), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-03-2014 to JUN-03-2014)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-09-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-27-2014)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-21-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-21-2008), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-21-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2009)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-21-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-21-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.5%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
New Mexico:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.9%
Whole state:  65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.6%
Whole state:  8.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

La Luz, New Mexico environmental map by EPA

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La Luz 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
New Mexico average:

13.6

La Luz travel time to work - commute La Luz mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)
  • Wood (11%)
  • Electricity (10%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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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 La Luz CDP (based on Otero County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,86211
Evangelical Protestant8,94755
Mainline Protestant2,91312
Other1,71211
Black Protestant4665
None37,897-
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
Otero County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Otero County:

4.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

5.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Otero County:

25.8%
New Mexico:

22.1%

9.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,964 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.58%
New Mexico average:

6.50%

1.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($4,335 average AGI)
Otero County:

1.10%
New Mexico average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from El Paso County, TX  0.63% ($26,114 average AGI)
from Dona Ana County, NM  0.60% ($25,299)
from Clark County, NV  0.39% ($59,068)


8.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,675 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.59%
New Mexico average:

6.43%

0.62% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,405 average AGI)
Otero County:

0.62%
New Mexico average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dona Ana County, NM  0.81% ($30,944 average AGI)
to El Paso County, TX  0.56% ($29,984)
to Bernalillo County, NM  0.32% ($40,845)

Strongest AM radio stations in La Luz:

  • KRSY (1230 AM; 1 kW; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: RUNNELS BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LLC, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • KINN (1270 AM; 1 kW; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: BURT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KBUY (1360 AM; 5 kW; RUIDOSO, NM; Owner: WALTON STATIONS-NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KELP (1590 AM; 50 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: MCCLATCHEY BROADCASTING)
  • KTSM (690 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAMA (750 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KSNM (570 AM; 5 kW; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KBNA (920 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KROD (600 AM; 5 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF EL PASO, INC.)
  • KXPL (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: K-FINA RESULTS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in La Luz:

  • KRSY-FM (92.7 FM; LA LUZ, NM; Owner: RUNNELS BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LLC, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • KNMZ (103.7 FM; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: RUNNELS BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LLC, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • KZZX (105.3 FM; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: BURT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K205DE (88.9 FM; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • K256AI (99.1 FM; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K215EC (91.1 FM; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K249DD (97.7 FM; RUIDOSO, NM; Owner: ROSWELL CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KYEE (94.3 FM; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: BURT BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)

TV broadcast stations around La Luz:

  • K49FX (Channel 49; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K24CT (Channel 24; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: ACME TELEVISION LICENSES OF NEW MEXICO, LLC)
  • K28HB (Channel 28; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: ACME TELEVISION LICENSES OF NEW MEXICO, LLC)
  • KVBA-LP (Channel 63; ALAMOGORDO, NM; Owner: VISION BROADCASTING NETWORK,INC)

La Luz fatal accident list:

Mar 20, 2012 11:48 AM, Us-54, Sr-545, Lat: 32.94644, Lon: -105.96873, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 6, 2006 10:00 PM, Appler Road, Lat: 32.99331, Lon: -105.95843, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 288Total average daily traffic
  • 8Total average daily truck traffic
  • 302Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • James E McDonald, 24 Blankenship Road (Lat: 32.981889 Lon: -105.941722), Type: 47.8, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 5019058555, Aci.Wireless.Regulatory@alltel.Com, ONE ALLIED DRIVE, B2F02-A, Phone: (Sup) erv-isor
  • James E McDonald, 24 Blankenship Road (Lat: 32.981889 Lon: -105.941722), Type: 47.8, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 5019058555, Aci.Wireless.Regulatory@alltel.Com, ONE ALLIED DRIVE, B2F02-A, Phone: (Sup) erv-isor
  • Michael P Goggin, 24 Blankenship Road (Lat: 32.981889 Lon: -105.941722), Type: 47.8, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 2024572055, Mg7268@att.Com, 1120 20TH STREET, N.W., SUITE 1000
  • Michael P Goggin, 24 Blankenship Road (Lat: 32.981889 Lon: -105.941722), Type: 47.8, Overall height: 45.7 m
    Registrant: 2024572055, Mg7268@att.Com, 1120 20TH STREET, N.W., SUITE 1000
  • Michael P Goggin, 24 Blankenship Road (Lat: 32.981889 Lon: -105.941778), Type: 36.9, Overall height: 34.7 m
    Registrant: 2024572055, Mg7268@att.Com, 1120 20TH STREET, N.W., SUITE 1000
  • Michael P Goggin, 24 Blankenship Road (Lat: 32.981889 Lon: -105.941778), Type: 36.9, Overall height: 34.7 m
    Registrant: 2024572055, Mg7268@att.Com, 1120 20TH STREET, N.W., SUITE 1000

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • La Luz Ditch Metering Station (Lat: 32.980083 Lon: -105.930000), Call Sign: KNDH665
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.262 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/06/2012, Expiration Date: 09/02/2022
    Registrant: City Of Alamogordo, 2600 N. Florida Ave., Alamogordo, NM 88310, Phone: (575) 439-4391, Fax: (575) 439-4388, Email:
  • La Luz Filter Plant (Lat: 32.980639 Lon: -105.935278), Call Sign: KNDH666
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/06/2012, Expiration Date: 09/02/2022
    Registrant: City Of Alamogordo, 2600 N. Florida Ave., Alamogordo, NM 88310, Phone: (575) 439-4391, Fax: (575) 439-4388, Email:
  • Lat: 32.966750 Lon: -105.933889, Call Sign: WQEL329, Licensee ID: L00487211
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.087 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/27/2006, Expiration Date: 02/27/2016, Certifier: Wayne M Glidden
    Registrant: La Luz Fire Department, La Luz, NM 88337, Phone: (505) 491-2821, Fax: (505) 434-2380, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 2.92 Mi W (Lat: 32.970361 Lon: -105.989694), Overall height: 77.1 m, Call Sign: WPJE571
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.218 MHz, 928.218 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2001, Expiration Date: 04/19/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/25/2011
    Registrant: Phone: (401) 827-5840
  • LALUZ, 99 Alamo (Lat: 32.976528 Lon: -105.959611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 20 m, Call Sign: WQIV833
    Assigned Frequencies: 17990.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/29/2008, Expiration Date: 05/29/2018, Certifier: Ronald Mitchell Jr
    Registrant: Next Level Solutions, 15455 N Greenway Hayden Loop, Suite C-8, Scottsdale, AZ 85260, Phone: (480) 998-5060, Fax: (480) 998-5260
  • STATION, La Luz Filter Plant (Lat: 32.969250 Lon: -105.937194), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WHI232
    Assigned Frequencies: 2142.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/03/1992, Expiration Date: 09/03/1997, Cancellation Date: 06/13/1997
    Registrant: Phone: (505) 437-4530

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in La Luz)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in La Luz)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 35
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - La Luz

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for La Luz, NM
Most common first names in La Luz, NM among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2074.5 years
William1171.4 years
Robert1066.9 years
Charles977.9 years
James776.9 years
Dorothy680.2 years
Albert571.8 years
Frank572.4 years
Mary570.2 years
Earl475.3 years
Most common last names in La Luz, NM among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Garcia1172.4 years
Gutierrez966.0 years
Miller579.2 years
Baker546.6 years
Lee572.0 years
Morrison470.5 years
Martinez475.8 years
Rodriguez474.8 years
Taylor474.0 years
Wilson478.5 years
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