Nakaibito, New Mexico

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Population in 2010: 466.
Population change since 2000: +2.4%
Males: 233  (50.0%)
Females: 233  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

35.5 years
New Mexico median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 87320.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $27,574 (it was $28,068 in 2000)
Nakaibito:

$27,574
NM:

$46,744

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,502 (it was $8,546 in 2000)

Nakaibito CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $55,491 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Nakaibito:

$55,491
NM:

$171,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $66,295; detached houses: $74,781; mobile homes: $49,036

Median gross rent in 2017: $413.

March 2019 cost of living index in Nakaibito: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 45.7%
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  • Races in Nakaibito, NM (2010)
    • 43793.8%American Indian alone
    • 163.4%Hispanic
    • 122.6%Two or more races
    • 10.2%White alone

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

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Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 6.88 square miles.

Population density: 68 people per square mile   (very low).

Nakaibito, New Mexico map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nakaibito CDP:

0.9% ($281)
New Mexico:

0.7% ($699)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rio Rancho, NM (125.2 miles , pop. 51,765).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (132.4 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (242.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Reservation, NM (2.1 miles ),
Tohatchi, NM (2.3 miles ),
Twin Lakes, NM (2.6 miles ),
Brimhall Nizhoni, NM (3.2 miles ),
Yah-ta-hey, NM (3.3 miles ),
Rock Springs, NM (3.5 miles ),
Navajo, NM (3.9 miles ),
Fort Defiance, AZ (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 35.79 N, Longitude: 108.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 505

Distribution of median household income in Nakaibito, NM in 2017
Distribution of house value in Nakaibito, NM in 2017
Nakaibito satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.6%
New Mexico:

4.6%
Most common industries in Nakaibito, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (22.2%)
  • Health care (21.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (16.7%)
  • Social assistance (9.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (6.5%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (31.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (13.8%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (12.1%)
  • Public administration (12.1%)
  • Construction (10.3%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (34.0%)
  • Health care (34.0%)
  • Social assistance (20.0%)
  • Gasoline stations (12.0%)
Most common occupations in Nakaibito, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (16.7%)
  • Child care workers (9.3%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (8.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (15.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (13.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (12.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.3%)
  • Extraction workers (10.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (10.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (36.0%)
  • Child care workers (20.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (16.0%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (16.0%)
  • Cashiers (12.0%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (0.0%)

Average climate in Nakaibito, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Nakaibito, New Mexico average temperatures Nakaibito, New Mexico average precipitation Nakaibito, New Mexico humidity Nakaibito, New Mexico wind speed Nakaibito, New Mexico snowfall Nakaibito, New Mexico sunshine Nakaibito, New Mexico clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2009 was 46.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.6
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 24.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

19.6

Earthquake activity:

Nakaibito-area historical earthquake activity is above New Mexico state average. It is 287% 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 451.4 miles away from Nakaibito 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 440.1 miles away from Nakaibito center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 430.8 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 451.6 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 441.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 577.0 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in McKinley County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Nakaibito topographic map

Amtrak station near Nakaibito:

  • 19 miles: GALLUP (210 E HWY 66) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nakaibito:

  • San Juan College (about 77 miles; Farmington, NM; Full-time enrollment: 5,112)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 116 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 132 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 133 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 19,398)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 133 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • Santa Fe Community College (about 159 miles; Santa Fe, NM; FT enrollment: 3,047)
  • Coconino Community College (about 166 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Mexican Springs Weather Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Black Springs Wash (A), Catron Wash (B), Norcross Wash (C), Mexican Spring Wash (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

McKinley County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.8 people
New Mexico:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

73.2%
Whole state:

65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.7%
Whole state:

8.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Nakaibito:

Marital status in Nakaibito, NM
  • Never married: 60.0%
  • Now married: 22.5%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 5.1%

For population 25 years and over in Nakaibito:

  • High school or higher: 71.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 40.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
New Mexico average:

12.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Nakaibito, NM (based on McKinley County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic13,20012
Other9,91015
Evangelical Protestant8,67573
Mainline Protestant5744
Black Protestant1311
None39,002-
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: 13
McKinley County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
McKinley County:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
McKinley County:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
McKinley County:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.4%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
McKinley County:

32.8%
State:

22.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
McKinley County:

12.0%
New Mexico:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Nakaibito:

45.8%
New Mexico:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Nakaibito:

44.1%
State:

47.6%

Average BMI:
Nakaibito:

29.7
New Mexico:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.7%
New Mexico:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Nakaibito:

14.0%
New Mexico:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
New Mexico:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.5%
New Mexico:

34.5%

General health condition:
This city:

52.8%
New Mexico:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.7%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Nakaibito, NM Residents

6.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($29,861 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.31%
New Mexico average:

6.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from San Juan County, NM  1.55% ($26,402 average AGI)
from Apache County, AZ  1.20% ($26,437)
from Bernalillo County, NM  0.74% ($21,866)


8.34% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($30,733 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.34%
New Mexico average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to San Juan County, NM  1.98% ($26,792 average AGI)
to Apache County, AZ  1.66% ($26,230)
to Bernalillo County, NM  1.32% ($28,739)

Strongest AM radio stations in Nakaibito:

  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KGAK (1330 AM; 5 kW; GALLUP, NM; Owner: KRJG, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTHR (1230 AM; 1 kW; GALLUP, NM; Owner: MILLENNIUM MEDIA, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KENN (1390 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KNDN (960 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: BASIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRKE (1100 AM; 5 kW; MILAN, NM; Owner: CIBOLA RADIO COMPANY)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nakaibito:

  • KGLX (99.1 FM; GALLUP, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGLP (91.7 FM; GALLUP, NM; Owner: GALLUP PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXI (93.7 FM; GALLUP, NM; Owner: MILLENNIUM MEDIA, INC.)
  • KYVA (103.7 FM; GRANTS, NM; Owner: MILLENNIUM MEDIA, INC.)
  • KKOR (94.5 FM; GALLUP, NM; Owner: MILLENNIUM MEDIA, INC.)
  • K289AD (105.7 FM; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • KWRK (96.1 FM; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KWIM (102.7 FM; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Nakaibito:

  • K08HQ (Channel 8; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
  • K08IJ (Channel 8; GALLUP, NM; Owner: KOAT HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K41FK (Channel 41; TOHATCHI, NM; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • K47DI (Channel 47; COYOTE CANYON, NM; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K38AU (Channel 38; CROWNPOINT, NM; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 85ft / 25.9mTotal length
  • $1,389,000Total costs
  • 10,787Total average daily traffic
  • 2,909Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,149Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Nakaibito, NM
  • 75.8%Wood
  • 12.1%Other fuel
  • 7.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Utility gas
  • 2.2%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Nakaibito, NM
  • 41.2%Wood
  • 29.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 29.4%Electricity


Nakaibito compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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