Mimbres, New Mexico

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Population in July 2007: 1,612.
Males: 813  (50.4%)
Females: 799  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
New Mexico median age:  34.6 years

Zip code: 88041

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,430 (it was $32,614 in 2000)
Mimbres:

$41,430
NM:

$43,872

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,117 (it was $15,755 in 2000)

Mimbres CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $133,730 (it was $88,600 in 2000)
Mimbres:

$133,730
NM:

$159,200
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  • Races in Mimbres, NM (2000)

    Mimbres races chart
    • 97758.6%White alone
    • 64638.8%Hispanic
    • 231.4%Two or more races
    • 80.5%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Black alone
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 40.2%Other race alone
    • 20.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mimbres: 90.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 272.6 square miles.

Population density: 5.9 people per square mile   (very low).

Mimbres, New Mexico map

For population 25 years and over in Mimbres:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mimbres CCD:

  • Never married: 15.3%
  • Now married: 63.6%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 14.7%



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Mimbres, New Mexico as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Mimbres to the number of sex offenders is 1,612 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Mimbres CCD:  0.3% ($253)
New Mexico:  0.7% ($699)
Mimbres satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Las Cruces, NM (83.6 miles , pop. 74,267).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (120.3 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (237.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Hanover, NM (1.9 miles) , Cobre, NM (2.5 miles) , Santa Clara, NM (2.8 miles ), Bayard, NM (2.8 miles ), Bayard-Santa Rita, NM (2.9 miles ), Arenas Valley, NM (2.9 miles ), North Hurley, NM (3.2 miles ), Hurley, NM (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 32.85 N, Longitude: 108.05 W

Area code: 505

Mimbres household income distribution Mimbres home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.7%
New Mexico:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (26%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (17%)
  • Repair and maintenance (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (6%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Health care (11%)
  • Food and beverage stores (9%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (15%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)

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

Average climate in Mimbres, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Mimbres-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above New Mexico state average. It is 189% 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 497.4 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 443.9 miles away from Mimbres center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
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 495.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 448.4 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 440.8 miles away from Mimbres center
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 404.7 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 Grant County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Mimbres:

  • SILVER CITY DIALYSIS (DCI) (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; SILVER CITY, NM)
  • SILVER CITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SILVER CITY, NM)
  • GILA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; SILVER CITY, NM)
  • HACIENDA DE SALUD SILVER CITY (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SILVER CITY, NM)
  • HORIZON HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; SILVER CITY, NM)

Airports located in Mimbres:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mimbres:

  • Western New Mexico University (about 15 miles; Silver City, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,456)
  • New Mexico State University-Main Campus (about 86 miles; Las Cruces, NM; FT enrollment: 14,497)
  • New Mexico State University-Dona Ana (about 86 miles; Las Cruces, NM; FT enrollment: 5,640)
  • Eastern Arizona College (about 100 miles; Thatcher, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,810)
  • The University of Texas at El Paso (about 118 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 18,008)
  • Vista College (about 121 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 3,453)
  • El Paso Community College (about 124 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 19,576)

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Notable locations in Mimbres: Mattocks Site (A), Janss Historic Site (B), Mimbres Weather Station (C), Upper Mimbres Volunteer Fire Department (D), Mimbres Valley Emergency Medical Services (E), William Redding House (F), Doctor Granville Wood House Historic Site (G), Otto Huechling House Historic Site (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mimbres include: Mimbres Valley Community Church (A), Rio Mimbres Baptist Church (B), San Lorenzo Catholic Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Webb Gary Guide & Outfitters (Tours & Charters; Lake Roberts), Three Pines Backcountry Trips (Tours & Charters; Lake Roberts).

Hotels: Spirit Canyon Lodge & Cafe (Highway 35 Mm 22), Grey Feather Lodge (Junction Highway 35 & 15), Lake Roberts Motel (Lake Roberts).

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 57.8. This is better than average.

City:

57.8
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.00293. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00293
U.S.:

1.92902

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 38.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 5.04. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.04
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
New Mexico:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  62.3%
Whole state:  65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.6%
Whole state:  8.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

12.9%
Whole state:

18.4%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.0%
Whole state:

7.8%

Mimbres 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 significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
New Mexico average:

14.5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (67%)
  • Wood (28%)
  • Solar energy (2%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mimbres CCD (based on Grant County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,58713
Evangelical Protestant2,53027
Other1,75713
Mainline Protestant8737
None14,767-
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: 4
Grant County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Grant County:

4.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

8.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

19.6%
New Mexico:

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

16.1%
State:

11.5%

5.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,676 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.68%
New Mexico average:

6.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dona Ana County, NM  0.37% ($25,175 average AGI)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.29% ($27,129)
from Pima County, AZ  0.27% ($27,310)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,097 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
New Mexico average:

6.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dona Ana County, NM  0.99% ($21,566 average AGI)
to Pima County, AZ  0.43% ($39,500)
to Bernalillo County, NM  0.40% ($25,186)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mimbres:

  • KNFT (950 AM; 5 kW; BAYARD, NM; Owner: RUNNELS BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LLC, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • KELP (1590 AM; 50 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: MCCLATCHEY BROADCASTING)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KSNM (570 AM; 5 kW; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTSM (690 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KAMA (750 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

Strongest FM radio stations in Mimbres:

  • KNFT-FM (102.9 FM; BAYARD, NM; Owner: RUNNELS BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LLC, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • KNUW (95.3 FM; SANTA CLARA, NM; Owner: MEL-MIKE ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • K212EH (90.3 FM; SILVER CITY, NM; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOC., INC.)
  • K204BU (88.7 FM; SILVER CITY, NM; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KSCQ (92.9 FM; SILVER CITY, NM; Owner: PAUL D. HUNTER)
  • 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)
  • K208BT (89.5 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: AZ BD OF REGENTS/UNIV. OF ARIZONA)
  • KPSA-FM (97.9 FM; LORDSBURG, NM; Owner: RUNNELS BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LLC, DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • KROL (99.5 FM; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: RIO GRANDE CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CO)

TV broadcast stations around Mimbres:

  • KOBG-TV (Channel 6; SILVER CITY, NM; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
  • KOVT (Channel 10; SILVER CITY, NM; Owner: KOAT HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K02ES (Channel 2; SILVER CITY, ETC., NM; Owner: KDBC-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K07FH (Channel 7; SAN LORENZO, NM; Owner: MIMBRES VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • K11HK (Channel 11; SAN LORENZO, ETC., NM; Owner: MIMBRES VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • K45EC (Channel 45; SILVER CITY, NM; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K06AW (Channel 6; SAN LORENZO, ETC., NM; Owner: MIMBRES VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)

Mimbres fatal accident list:

Jan 15, 2010 04:20 PM, Sr-35, Lat: 32.84044, Lon: -107.96308, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $53,000Total costs
  • 1,205Total average daily traffic
  • 209Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,238Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Juan Mesa 1 Mi E Of Hwy 35, 4.1 Nnw Of (Lat: 32.915556 Lon: -107.998333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPPE834
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.275 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/02/2004, Expiration Date: 11/16/2014, Certifier: Edward Padilla, Jr. Mr.
    Registrant: Public Service Company Of New Mexico, 3007 Earl Rudder Fwy, Ste. 100, College Station, TX 77845, Phone: (281) 586-5741, Fax: (979) 217-8815, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mimbres)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

22 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Mimbres)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Mimbres

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