Pecos, New Mexico

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Population in 2017: 1,316 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.7%
 
Males: 615  (46.7%)
Females: 701  (53.3%)
Median resident age:

43.4 years
New Mexico median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 87552.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,636 (it was $30,549 in 2000)
Pecos:

$32,636
NM:

$46,744

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,549 (it was $13,306 in 2000)

Pecos village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $183,842 (it was $85,700 in 2000)
Pecos:

$183,842
NM:

$171,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $241,762; detached houses: $367,259; mobile homes: $214,267

Median gross rent in 2017: $614.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pecos: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 35.6%
(34.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.9% for other race residents, 26.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pecos, NM (2010)
    • 1,11079.7%Hispanic
    • 24417.5%White alone
    • 141.0%Two or more races
    • 130.9%American Indian alone
    • 60.4%Black alone
    • 50.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Pecos, New Mexico as of June 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pecos is 216 to 1.


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Ancestries: Yugoslavian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6923 feet

Land area: 1.74 square miles.

Population density: 758 people per square mile   (low).

Pecos, New Mexico map

90 residents are foreign born (5.8% Latin America).

This village:

5.8%
New Mexico:

9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $839 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $388 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Fe, NM (17.1 miles , pop. 62,203).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (61.8 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (391.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

East Pecos, NM (1.0 miles ),
Glorieta, NM (2.1 miles ),
Rowe, NM (2.5 miles ),
Canada de los Alamos, NM (3.2 miles ),
North San Ysidro, NM (3.2 miles),
Lamy, NM (3.6 miles),
Eldorado at Santa Fe, NM (3.8 miles ),
Soham, NM (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 35.58 N, Longitude: 105.68 W

Area code: 505

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

5.3%
New Mexico:

4.6%
Population change in the 1990s: +428 (+42.3%).
Most common industries in Pecos, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (14.7%)
  • Construction (13.7%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (24.7%)
  • Public administration (13.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.6%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Truck transportation (4.1%)
  • Health care (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.1%)
  • Public administration (16.4%)
  • Health care (12.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Pecos, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.8%)
  • Carpenters (4.3%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)

Average climate in Pecos, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Pecos, New Mexico environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 57.8. This is better than average.

City:

57.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.334. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.334
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 38.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 3.87. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.87
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Pecos-area historical earthquake activity is near New Mexico state average. It is 123% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 105.6 miles away from Pecos 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 103.0 miles away from Pecos 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 623.0 miles away from Pecos 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 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 111.7 miles away from Pecos center
On 8/1/2004 at 06:50:47, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.0 miles away from the city center
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 613.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in San Miguel County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Fires: 5, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pecos topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pecos:

  • PROFESSIONAL HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; SANTA FE, NM)
  • VISITING NURSE SERVICE INC HOSPICE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; SANTA FE, NM)

Amtrak stations near Pecos:

  • 14 miles: LAMY (COUNTY RD. 33) . Services: ticket office, fully 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.
  • 16 miles: SANTA FE () - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pecos:

  • Santa Fe Community College (about 19 miles; Santa Fe, NM; Full-time enrollment: 3,047)
  • New Mexico Highlands University (about 26 miles; Las Vegas, NM; FT enrollment: 2,931)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 58 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 64 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 64 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 19,398)
  • Adams State University (about 132 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • San Juan College (about 162 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)

Public high school in Pecos:

  • PECOS HIGH (Students: 198, Location: NM HWY 63, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Pecos:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Pecos: Pecos District Ranger Station (A), Pecos Weather Station (B), United States Forest Service Pecos / Las Vegas Ranger Station (C), Pecos Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old Saint Anthonys Church Cemetery (1), New Saint Anthonys Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

PECOS WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 2,930, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-18-2008)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAY-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-18-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-18-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2013), St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-31-2014)
  • One regular monitoring violation
EAST PECOS MDWCA (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-24-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAY-24-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
New Mexico:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

61.3%
Whole state:

65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

9.5%
Whole state:

8.2%


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

People in group quarters in Pecos in 2000:

  • 7 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Pecos (2011 data):

  • Southwest Capital Bank: Pecos Branch at Intersection Of County Roads 63 And 223, branch established on 1998/11/07. Info updated 2012/03/22: Bank assets: $205.2 mil, Deposits: $162.4 mil, headquarters in Las Vegas, NM, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Las Vegas Bancorporation, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Pecos:

Marital status in Pecos, NM
  • Never married: 52.0%
  • Now married: 28.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

For population 25 years and over in Pecos:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
New Mexico average:

12.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pecos, NM (based on San Miguel County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic21,68838
Evangelical Protestant1,59021
Mainline Protestant3375
Other2843
None5,494-
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: 5
Here:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
This county:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
San Miguel County:

7.34 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
San Miguel County:

5.6%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
San Miguel County:

19.2%
New Mexico:

22.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.9%
New Mexico:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.1%
New Mexico:

47.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
New Mexico:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.8%
New Mexico:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pecos:

9.0%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pecos:

6.8
New Mexico:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.4%
New Mexico:

34.5%

General health condition:
This city:

56.9%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Pecos:

82.0%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pecos, NM Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 4$13,510$40,5306$4,864
Sewerage 1$5,368$64,4160$0
Water Supply 1$6,376$76,5120$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,767$33,2040$0
Firefighters 1$1,538$18,4560$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 8$29,559$44,3396$4,864

Pecos government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $62,000 ($47.11)
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000 ($13.68)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,000 ($8.36)
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000 ($3.04)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($2.28)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $445,000 ($338.15)
    Housing and Community Development: $243,000 ($184.65)
    Water Utilities: $200,000 ($151.98)
    Sewerage: $136,000 ($103.34)
    Local Fire Protection: $66,000 ($50.15)
    Health - Other: $16,000 ($12.16)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($9.12)
    Police Protection: $12,000 ($9.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $69,000 ($52.43)
    Water Utilities: $62,000 ($47.11)
    Housing and Community Development: $20,000 ($15.20)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($11.40)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($6.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $258,000 ($196.05)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($12.16)

Pecos government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $100,000 ($75.99)
    Housing and Community Development: $90,000 ($68.39)
    Other: $5,000 ($3.80)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $149,000 ($113.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $204,000 ($155.02)
    Other: $120,000 ($91.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $65,000 ($49.39)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $260,000 ($197.57)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $44,000 ($33.43)
    Health and Hospitals: $15,000 ($11.40)
    Housing and Community Development: $11,000 ($8.36)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $310,000 ($235.56)
    Other Selective Sales: $176,000 ($133.74)
    Motor Vehicle License: $46,000 ($34.95)
    Property: $26,000 ($19.76)
    Public Utilities Sales: $15,000 ($11.40)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $5,000 ($3.80)

Pecos government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $401,000 ($304.71)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $317,000 ($240.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $84,000 ($63.83)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $175,000 ($132.98)
    End of Fiscal Year: $40,000 ($30.40)

Pecos government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,593,000 ($1210.49)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $50,000 ($37.99)

5.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,988 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
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 Santa Fe County, NM  0.99% ($33,372 average AGI)
from Bernalillo County, NM  0.71% ($43,209)
from Mora County, NM  0.37% ($21,343)


5.47% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,500 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
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 Bernalillo County, NM  1.32% ($33,095 average AGI)
to Santa Fe County, NM  1.02% ($48,938)
to Mora County, NM  0.32% ($27,433)

Businesses in Pecos, NM

  • Dairy Queen: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Pecos:

  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSWV (810 AM; 5 kW; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: LA VOZ BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KTRC (1260 AM; 5 kW; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KNMX (540 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NM; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO B/DCASTING CO, INC)
  • KDCE (950 AM; 4 kW; ESPANOLA, NM; Owner: RICHARD L. GARCIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKIM (1000 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KVSF (1400 AM; 1 kW; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KXKS (1190 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KANM (1600 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ARAGON BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.L.C.)
  • KNML (610 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pecos:

  • KENC (102.9 FM; PECOS, NM; Owner: MEADOWS MEDIA, LLC)
  • KTZO (103.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLYT (88.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KRST (92.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUNM (89.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS UNIV. OF NEW MEXICO)
  • KANW (89.1 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BD. OF EDUC. CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE, NM)
  • KKOB-FM (93.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBZU (96.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBQI (107.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMGA (99.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZRR (94.1 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPEK (100.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFLQ (91.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • K265CA (100.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOM (94.7 FM; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • K213BT (90.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KTAO (101.9 FM; TAOS, NM; Owner: TAOS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KLSK (98.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZNM (106.7 FM; LOS ALAMOS, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KSFQ (101.1 FM; WHITE ROCK, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Pecos fatal accident list:

Dec 18, 2005 02:44 AM, Sr-50, Chamisa Lane, Lat: 35.564010, Lon: -105.716630, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 30, 1994 08:30 PM, 63, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 15, 1989 09:00 AM, 50, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 25, 1981 05:21 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 4, 1980 05:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.8mTotal length
  • 14,536Total average daily traffic
  • 4,161Total average daily truck traffic
  • 664Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pecos)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 6 Mi N I 25 W Side Hwy 63 (Lat: 35.677528 Lon: -105.567528), Call Sign: KNFW976,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.310 MHz, Grant Date: 04/11/2012, Expiration Date: 06/19/2022, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • 6 Mi N I25 W Side Hwy 63 (Lat: 35.677528 Lon: -105.567528), Call Sign: KNFW972,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.115 MHz, Grant Date: 04/05/2012, Expiration Date: 06/15/2022, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Pecos Hatchery 2 Mi Nw (Lat: 35.561139 Lon: -105.616972), Call Sign: KUE719,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.8000 MHz, 44.9200 MHz, Grant Date: 11/10/2011, Expiration Date: 02/05/2022, Registrant: State Of New Mexico, 401 Broadway Tiwa Bldg, Albuquerque, NM 87102, Phone: (505) 841-8453, Fax: (505) 841-8452, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STATION, Off Hwy 2119 6.4 Mi Wnw (Lat: 31.462889 Lon: -103.622111), Overall height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WNEV206,
    Assigned Frequencies: 955.750 MHz, Grant Date: 02/09/1998, Expiration Date: 05/06/2008, Cancellation Date: 07/12/2008, Registrant: Air Liquide America L.P., 3535 W. 12th Street, Houston, TX 77008, Phone: (713) 438-6325, Fax: (713) 438-6990, Email:
  • PECOS, La Joya Road & Del La Joya Road (Nm20855-A) (Lat: 35.557639 Lon: -105.712583), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQWQ360,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/26/2015, Expiration Date: 10/26/2025, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • NM01704A, La Joya Road & Del La Joya Road (Nm20855-A) (Lat: 35.557639 Lon: -105.712583), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQXT958,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/08/2016, Expiration Date: 06/08/2026, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pecos)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22T (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-550-K (315 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 848EM , Serial Number: 0673, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/2013, Certificate Issue Date: 07/26/2017
    Registrant (LLC): Wolf Ventures LLC, Hc 74 Box 605, Pecos, NM 87552

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 14. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 24 took place in 2014, and the least - 1 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Pecos, NM When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (48.5%), and Outside Fires (43.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pecos, NM
    • 11348.5%Structure Fires
    • 10243.8%Outside Fires
    • 104.3%Other
    • 83.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pecos, NM
Most common first names in Pecos, NM among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Jose1180.0 years
Juan1075.8 years
Maria775.4 years
Frank666.5 years
Antonio675.0 years
Guadalupe581.6 years
Joe570.8 years
William578.6 years
Arthur472.2 years
Josephine474.8 years
Most common last names in Pecos, NM among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Varela4774.6 years
Quintana3473.7 years
Roybal2177.7 years
Vigil2074.6 years
Valencia1875.6 years
Gonzales1666.2 years
Martinez1681.2 years
Sena1367.8 years
Lujan1268.0 years
Armijo1286.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pecos, NM
  • 59.2%Wood
  • 19.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.4%Other fuel
  • 5.7%Utility gas
  • 4.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pecos, NM
  • 43.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 32.5%Wood
  • 9.5%Electricity
  • 7.4%Other fuel
  • 7.0%Utility gas


Pecos compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage 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 significantly below state average.

Pecos on our top lists:

  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
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