Picuris Pueblo, New Mexico

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Population in 2010: 68.
Population change since 2000: -20.9%
Males: 33  (49.2%)
Females: 35  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

58.8 years
New Mexico median age:

37.7 years

Zip code: 87553

Estimated median household income in 2016: $15,992 (it was $11,528 in 2000)
Picuris Pueblo:

$15,992
NM:

$46,748

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $9,858 (it was $12,492 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $129,564 (it was $73,300 in 2000)
Picuris Pueblo:

$129,564
NM:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $149,610; detached houses: $146,421
March 2019 cost of living index in Picuris Pueblo: 87.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 26.6%
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  • Races in Picuris Pueblo, NM (2010)
    • 5377.9%American Indian alone
    • 1522.1%Hispanic
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Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 7320 feet

Land area: 0.45 square miles.

Population density: 152 people per square mile   (very low).

Picuris Pueblo, New Mexico map

2 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America).

This place:

2.3%
New Mexico:

8.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $877 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Fe, NM (39.6 miles , pop. 62,203).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (90.8 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (405.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Rio Lucio, NM (0.9 miles ),
Picuris, NM (1.2 miles ),
Penasco, NM (1.6 miles ),
Vadito, NM (1.6 miles ),
Chamisal, NM (1.8 miles ),
Dixon, NM (2.8 miles ),
Talpa, NM (3.4 miles ),
Truchas, NM (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 36.20 N, Longitude: 105.71 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 505

Distribution of median household income in Picuris Pueblo, NM in 2016
Distribution of house value in Picuris Pueblo, NM in 2016

Picuris Pueblo satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.7%
New Mexico:

4.6%

Average climate in Picuris Pueblo, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 48.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.4
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.32. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.32
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Picuris Pueblo-area historical earthquake activity is near New Mexico state average. It is 128% 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 72.2 miles away from the city center
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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 75.0 miles away from Picuris Pueblo center
On 1/29/1990 at 13:16:10, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 LG, Depth: 7.5 mi) earthquake occurred 137.2 miles away from the city 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 57.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/2004 at 12:09:56, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.8 miles away from Picuris Pueblo center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.0 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 Taos County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Picuris Pueblo topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Picuris Pueblo:

  • TAOS DIALYSIS (DCI) (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; TAOS, NM)
  • TAOS LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TAOS, NM)
  • HOLY CROSS HOSPITAL A DIV OF TAOS HEALTH SYSTEMS Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; TAOS, NM)
  • MOUNTAIN HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; TAOS, NM)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Picuris Pueblo:

  • Santa Fe Community College (about 46 miles; Santa Fe, NM; Full-time enrollment: 3,047)
  • New Mexico Highlands University (about 50 miles; Las Vegas, NM; FT enrollment: 2,931)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 86 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • Adams State University (about 89 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 93 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 94 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 19,398)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 141 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)

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Church in Picuris Pueblo: San Lorenzo Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Taos County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.3 people
New Mexico:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

60.0%
Whole state:

65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

13.3%
Whole state:

8.2%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Picuris Pueblo:

Marital status in Picuris Pueblo, NM
  • Never married: 22.2%
  • Now married: 34.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 21.8%
  • Divorced: 21.5%

For population 25 years and over in Picuris Pueblo:

  • High school or higher: 73.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 19.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.0
New Mexico average:

12.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Picuris Pueblo, NM (based on Taos County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic17,98633
Evangelical Protestant2,04027
Other1,85216
Mainline Protestant7067
None10,353-
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: 7
Taos County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Taos County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
This county:

17.46 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

5.9%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Taos County:

15.7%
New Mexico:

22.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Picuris Pueblo:

46.6%
New Mexico:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.0%
New Mexico:

47.6%

Average BMI:
Picuris Pueblo:

28.3
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

30.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

6.6%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
New Mexico:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.1%
New Mexico:

34.5%

General health condition:
Here:

52.6%
New Mexico:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.6%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Picuris Pueblo, NM Residents

6.39% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,058 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
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 Bernalillo County, NM  0.83% ($37,083 average AGI)
from Santa Fe County, NM  0.38% ($37,920)
from Rio Arriba County, NM  0.22% ($31,379)


5.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,106 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
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  0.83% ($29,804 average AGI)
to Santa Fe County, NM  0.49% ($31,381)
to Rio Arriba County, NM  0.30% ($26,718)

Strongest AM radio stations in Picuris Pueblo:

  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDCE (950 AM; 4 kW; ESPANOLA, NM; Owner: RICHARD L. GARCIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSWV (810 AM; 5 kW; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: LA VOZ BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KNMX (540 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NM; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO B/DCASTING CO, INC)
  • KTRC (1260 AM; 5 kW; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KKIM (1000 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Picuris Pueblo:

  • KTAO (101.9 FM; TAOS, NM; Owner: TAOS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KBOM (94.7 FM; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KQBA (107.5 FM; LOS ALAMOS, NM; Owner: HUTTON MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • KKIT (99.1 FM; ANGEL FIRE, NM; Owner: DMC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K216CT (91.1 FM; EAGLE NEST, NM; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO)
  • KSFQ (101.1 FM; WHITE ROCK, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K244DO (96.7 FM; ALAMOSA, ETC., CO; Owner: SAN LUIS VALLEY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KZNM (106.7 FM; LOS ALAMOS, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, 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)
  • KMGA (99.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZRR (94.1 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBQI (107.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPEK (100.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRZA (88.7 FM; ALAMOSA, CO; Owner: EQUAL REPRESENTATION/MEDIA ADVOCACY)

TV broadcast stations around Picuris Pueblo:

  • K11IZ (Channel 11; PENASCO, NM; Owner: PENASCO SOCIAL ACTION COMMITTEE)
  • W11AH (Channel 11; TRYON & COLUMBUS, NC; Owner: PULITZER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K44CZ (Channel 44; PENASCO, NM; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO)
  • K36EY (Channel 36; GALLINA, NM; Owner: KOAT HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K06FT (Channel 6; PENASCO, NM; Owner: PENASCO SOCIAL ACTION COMMITTEE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.2mTotal length
  • 500Total average daily traffic
  • 50Total average daily truck traffic
  • 585Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 36.200694 Lon: -105.707583, Call Sign: WRCK245,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.662 MHz, 155.662 MHz, Grant Date: 10/23/2018, Expiration Date: 10/23/2028, Certifier: Luther Martinez, Registrant: Code 3 Service, 2323 Aztec Rd. Ne, Ste. A, Albuquerque, NM 87107, Phone: (505) 407-2310, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Picuris Pueblo, NM
  • 78.6%Wood
  • 21.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Picuris Pueblo, NM
  • 100.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Picuris Pueblo compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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