Mesilla, New Mexico

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Population in 2017: 1,835 (75% urban, 25% rural).
Population change since 2000: -15.8%
 
Males: 975  (53.1%)
Females: 860  (46.9%)
Median resident age:

44.2 years
New Mexico median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 88046.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,645 (it was $42,275 in 2000)
Mesilla:

$46,645
NM:

$46,744

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,378 (it was $25,922 in 2000)

Mesilla town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $256,551 (it was $137,500 in 2000)
Mesilla:

$256,551
NM:

$171,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $352,700; detached houses: $325,524

Median gross rent in 2017: $784.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mesilla: 87.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.2%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.4% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Mesilla, NM (2010)
    • 1,05848.2%Hispanic
    • 1,05648.1%White alone
    • 281.3%Two or more races
    • 271.2%American Indian alone
    • 130.6%Asian alone
    • 100.5%Black alone
    • 40.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Mesilla, New Mexico as of July 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mesilla is 1,245 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Mesilla by year

Type

2011

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(90.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(45.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(45.0)
1
(52.8)
3
(160.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
18
(810.4)
10
(527.7)
7
(374.5)
2
(108.2)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
24
(1,081)
5
(263.9)
4
(214.0)
1
(54.1)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(225.1)
1
(52.8)
2
(107.0)
1
(54.1)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
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City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)212.562.375.414.10.0

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City-data.com crime index in Mesilla, NM

Crime rate in Mesilla detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.79
New Mexico average:

1.42
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Ancestries: Irish (3.1%), English (2.4%), American (2.1%), German (1.7%), Scottish (1.4%), Scotch-Irish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1848

Elevation: 3886 feet

Land area: 5.36 square miles.

Population density: 343 people per square mile   (very low).

Mesilla, New Mexico map

184 residents are foreign born (5.4% Latin America).

This town:

7.3%
New Mexico:

9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,710 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,090 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Las Cruces, NM (3.9 miles , pop. 74,267).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (40.1 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (318.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

University Park, NM (1.7 miles ),
Las Cruces, NM (2.0 miles ),
Dona Ana, NM (2.9 miles ),
Mesquite, NM (3.1 miles ),
Fairacres, NM (3.4 miles ),
La Mesa, NM (3.4 miles ),
Dona Ana-Hill, NM (3.5 miles ),
Vado, NM (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 32.27 N, Longitude: 106.80 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 505

Distribution of median household income in Mesilla, NM in 2017
Distribution of house value in Mesilla, NM in 2017
Mesilla satellite photo by USGS

Mesilla tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.7%
New Mexico:

4.6%
Population change in the 1990s: +189 (+9.5%).
Most common industries in Mesilla, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (24.6%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Construction (5.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (25.1%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.7%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.1%)
  • Social assistance (7.6%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Mesilla, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.4%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.0%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (4.5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.1%)
  • Top executives (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Personal appearance workers (3.8%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.6%)

Average climate in Mesilla, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Mesilla, New Mexico average temperatures Mesilla, New Mexico average precipitation Mesilla, New Mexico humidity Mesilla, New Mexico wind speed Mesilla, New Mexico snowfall Mesilla, New Mexico sunshine Mesilla, New Mexico clear and cloudy days

Mesilla, New Mexico environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 108. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

108
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.409. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.409
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 3.13. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.13
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 35.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.12. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.12
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Mesilla-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Mexico state average. It is 120% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 426.2 miles away from Mesilla 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 245.4 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 578.1 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 521.5 miles away from Mesilla center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 523.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/15/1979 at 23:16:54, a magnitude 7.0 (5.7 MB, 6.9 MS, 7.0 ML, 6.4 MW) earthquake occurred 516.5 miles away from Mesilla 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 Dona Ana County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mesilla topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mesilla:

  • MATRIX HOME CARE SERVICES OF NM (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LAS CRUCES, NM)
  • MESILLA VALLEY HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LAS CRUCES, NM)
  • WELLCARE OPTIONS,LLC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LAS CRUCES, NM)
  • ENCOMPASS HOME HEALTH OF NEW MEXICO (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LAS CRUCES, NM)
  • HOSPICE CARE OF DONA ANA COUNTY (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LAS CRUCES, NM)
  • UNIVERSITY TERRACE GOOD SAMARITAN (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LAS CRUCES, NM)
  • HOME KARE INC OF DONA ANA (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; LAS CRUCES, NM)

Amtrak station near Mesilla:

  • 3 miles: LAS CRUCES (490 VALLEY DR.) - Bus Station . Services: intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mesilla:

  • New Mexico State University-Dona Ana (about 4 miles; Las Cruces, NM; Full-time enrollment: 5,640)
  • New Mexico State University-Main Campus (about 4 miles; Las Cruces, NM; FT enrollment: 14,497)
  • The University of Texas at El Paso (about 39 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 18,008)
  • Vista College (about 41 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 3,453)
  • El Paso Community College (about 43 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 19,576)
  • Western New Mexico University (about 94 miles; Silver City, NM; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus (about 151 miles; Roswell, NM; FT enrollment: 2,212)

Public high school in Mesilla:

  • RIO GRANDE PREPARATORY INSTITUTE (Location: US HWY 28, Grades: 9-12)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Mesilla: Mesilla Plaza (A), Mesilla Historic District (B), The Gadsen Museum (C), Town of Mesilla Fire Department (D), Doña Ana County Courts Building Historic Site (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mesilla include: Mesilla Valley Spanish Baptist Church (A), San Albino Parish (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Hotel: Meson de Mesilla - Boutique Resort Hotel & Gourmet Restaurant (1803 Avenida De Mesilla).

Courts: Mesilla Town - Municipal Court (2670 Calle De Parian), Teen Court (2251 Calle De Santiago).

Birthplace of: Jerry Hines - Football and basketball player.

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

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

MESILLA WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,702, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-11-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-11-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from OCT-25-2010 to OCT-25-2010)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.2 people
New Mexico:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

61.1%
Whole state:

65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.3%
Whole state:

8.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Mesilla:

Marital status in Mesilla, NM
  • Never married: 38.6%
  • Now married: 42.0%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

For population 25 years and over in Mesilla:

  • High school or higher: 88.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 48.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.9
New Mexico average:

12.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Mesilla
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mesilla, NM (based on Dona Ana County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic66,49126
Evangelical Protestant22,120114
Other6,70525
Mainline Protestant6,64017
Black Protestant3533
Orthodox301
None106,894-
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: 19
This county:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Here:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
This county:

2.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 106
Here:

5.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Dona Ana County:

5.7%
State:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Dona Ana County:

22.7%
New Mexico:

22.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.2%
New Mexico:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.1%
New Mexico:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mesilla:

50.7%
New Mexico:

47.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.4
New Mexico:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Mesilla:

21.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mesilla:

9.2%
New Mexico:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.9%
New Mexico:

34.5%

General health condition:
Mesilla:

56.1%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Mesilla:

79.3%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mesilla, NM Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Judicial and Legal 9$38,081$50,7750$0
Other Government Administration 9$20,661$27,5480$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$21,830$43,6600$0
Streets and Highways 4$8,860$26,5800$0
Financial Administration 2$7,926$47,5564$4,574
Firefighters 1$4,674$56,0880$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 31$102,032$39,4964$4,574

Mesilla government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $893,000 ($486.65)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $441,000 ($240.33)
    Regular Highways: $371,000 ($202.18)
    Water Utilities: $317,000 ($172.75)
    Financial Administration: $315,000 ($171.66)
    Central Staff Services: $162,000 ($88.28)
    Sewerage: $158,000 ($86.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $153,000 ($83.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $111,000 ($60.49)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $89,000 ($48.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000 ($19.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($1.09)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $132,000 ($71.93)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $36,000 ($19.62)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $346,000 ($188.56)

Mesilla government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $143,000 ($77.93)
    Fines and Forfeits: $85,000 ($46.32)
    Rents: $34,000 ($18.53)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.54)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $75,000 ($40.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $286,000 ($155.86)
    Other: $228,000 ($124.25)
    Sewerage: $173,000 ($94.28)
    Highways: $132,000 ($71.93)
    General Local Government Support: $22,000 ($11.99)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $912,000 ($497.00)
    Property: $81,000 ($44.14)
    Public Utilities Sales: $67,000 ($36.51)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $27,000 ($14.71)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000 ($2.72)

Mesilla government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $54,000 ($29.43)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $54,000 ($29.43)

5.86% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,662 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
New Mexico average:

6.21%

0.23% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,276 average AGI)
Dona Ana County:

0.23%
New Mexico average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from El Paso County, TX  1.35% ($35,820 average AGI)
from Otero County, NM  0.28% ($32,500)
from Bernalillo County, NM  0.24% ($40,017)


6.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,060 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
New Mexico average:

6.56%

0.25% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,003 average AGI)
Dona Ana County:

0.25%
New Mexico average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to El Paso County, TX  1.21% ($35,703 average AGI)
to Bernalillo County, NM  0.50% ($38,130)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.24% ($39,388)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mesilla:

  • KSNM (570 AM; 5 kW; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KOBE (1450 AM; 1 kW; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: EDWARDS MEDIA LTD. CO.)
  • 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.)
  • KXPL (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: K-FINA RESULTS, INC.)
  • KROD (600 AM; 5 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF EL PASO, INC.)
  • KAMA (750 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBNA (920 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KSVE (1150 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KHEY (1380 AM; 5 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mesilla:

  • KHQT (103.1 FM; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: RICHARDSON COMMERCIAL CORPORATION)
  • KGRT-FM (103.9 FM; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • K211EN (90.1 FM; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K220GF (91.9 FM; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KROL (99.5 FM; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: RIO GRANDE CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CO)
  • KRUC (88.9 FM; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KRWG (90.7 FM; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: REGENTS OF NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOFX (92.3 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTSM-FM (99.9 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMBN (89.7 FM; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • K219BX (91.7 FM; EL PASO, ETC., TX; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K216CK (91.1 FM; TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCE, NM; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOC., INC.)
  • KKVS (98.7 FM; TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCE, NM; Owner: RICHARDSON COMMERCIAL CORPORATION)
  • KMVR (104.9 FM; MESILLA PARK, NM; Owner: EDWARDS MEDIA LTD. CO.)
  • KSII (93.1 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF EL PASO, INC.)
  • KINT-FM (93.9 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHEY-FM (96.3 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLAQ (95.5 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF EL PASO, INC.)
  • KVLC (101.1 FM; HATCH, NM; Owner: RADIO PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • KHRO (94.7 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Mesilla:

  • K46DH (Channel 46; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: COUNCIL TREE COMMUNICATIONS VI, L.P.)
  • KRWG-TV (Channel 22; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: REGENTS OF NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K42DJ (Channel 42; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
  • KTYO (Channel 48; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: COUNCIL TREE COMMUNICATIONS VI, L.P.)
  • K54GR (Channel 54; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: REGENTS OF NEW MEXICO STATE UNIV.)
  • K20GL (Channel 20; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: KDBC-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCP-LP (Channel 30; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN B/CING., INC.)
Mesilla fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Mesilla fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 85ft / 26.4mTotal length
  • $1,229,000Total costs
  • 2,531Total average daily traffic
  • 64Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,368Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • John S Neely, 2tn1 (Lat: 32.313500 Lon: -106.821722), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Nelson Multimedia, Inc. - Mesilla 2tn1, Plano, Phone: (630) 552-1000
  • John S Neely, 2tn2 (Lat: 32.312944 Lon: -106.822278), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Nelson Multimedia, Inc. - Mesilla 2tn2, Plano, Phone: (630) 552-1000

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: N5XNC, Grant Date: 11/26/1991, Expiration Date: 11/26/2001, Cancellation Date: 11/27/2003, Registrant: John A Barjenbruch, Box 1012, Mesilla, NM 88046
  • Call Sign: W5UJH, Grant Date: 04/05/1994, Expiration Date: 04/05/2004, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2006, Registrant: James J Cole, Drawer K, Mesilla, NM 88046
  • Call Sign: W9AKG, Licensee ID: L01152249, Grant Date: 05/18/2016, Expiration Date: 08/08/2026, Certifier: Phillip G Nickell, Registrant: Phillip G Nickell, Mesilla, NM 88046
  • Call Sign: KF5YKA, Licensee ID: L01815508, Grant Date: 09/26/2013, Expiration Date: 09/26/2023, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2014, Certifier: Geoffrey H Abruzzi, Registrant: Geoffrey H Abruzzi, Mesilla, NM 88046
  • Call Sign: W5ARP, Previous Call Sign: KF5YKA, Licensee ID: L01815508, Grant Date: 02/19/2014, Expiration Date: 02/19/2024, Certifier: Geoffrey H Abruzzi, Registrant: Geoffrey H Abruzzi, Mesilla, NM 88046
  • Call Sign: KG5JXB, Licensee ID: L01978323, Grant Date: 10/21/2015, Expiration Date: 10/21/2025, Certifier: Duke B Gard, Registrant: Duke B Gard, Mesilla, NM 88046
  • Call Sign: KG5QWV, Licensee ID: L02069592, Grant Date: 12/12/2016, Expiration Date: 12/12/2026, Certifier: Albert Borunda, Registrant: Albert Borunda, Mesilla, NM 88046

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: GULFSTREAM AMERICAN CORP AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 28265 , Serial Number: AA5B0980, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 09/18/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Edward S Kaminsky, Po Box 600, Mesilla, NM 88046
  • Aircraft: BEECH 35-B33 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9731Y , Serial Number: CD-606, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 02/20/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 10/14/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Ben H Haines, Po Box 872, Mesilla, NM 88046

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
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$138,5939$161,94150$195,4592$33,3101$110,2207$149,3431$52,640
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$342,9802$338,0500$00$01$189,1800$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$110,22016$161,4162$111,4500$01$110,2200$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$03$115,1508$223,8232$84,3050$02$153,3950$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$76,4900$02$104,4550$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0011.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$208,505
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0011.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Mesilla, NM
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Mesilla, NM - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mesilla, NM
  • 88.8%Utility gas
  • 9.2%Electricity
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.5%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mesilla, NM
  • 80.4%Utility gas
  • 13.1%Electricity
  • 4.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Wood


Mesilla compared to New Mexico state average:

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