For population 25 years and over in Springer:
For population 15 years and over in Springer town:
48 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $514 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Fe, NM (90.6 miles , pop. 62,203).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (142.6 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (467.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Maxwell, NM (3.5 miles ), Cimarron, NM (4.5 miles ), Wagon Mound, NM (5.0 miles ), Ute Park, NM (5.7 miles) , Roy, NM (6.1 miles ), Raton, NM (6.2 miles ), Angel Fire, NM (6.2 miles ), Eagle Nest, NM (6.3 miles ).
Latitude: 36.36 N, Longitude: 104.59 W
Area code: 505
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Crime rates in Springer (2007):
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -2 (-0.2%).
Work and jobs in Springer: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Springer, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Springer-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 10% 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 39.7 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 51.4 miles away from Springer center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.9 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 36.8 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 45.3 miles away from Springer center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 42.6 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 Colfax County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Snow: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ernest Medina - Soilder.
Airports located in Springer:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springer:
Public high school in Springer:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Springer:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Springer and their reported violations in the past:NEW MEXICO BOYS SCHOOL (Population served: 330, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:FRENCH DOMESTIC USER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 150, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.5%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.4% for Black residents, 31.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 10.3% for other race residents, 40.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
33 people in nursing homes in 2000
Springer compared to New Mexico state average:
Banks with branches in Springer (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2004 2008 2012
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Springer town (based on Colfax County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Springer government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Springer government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Springer government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,548 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.92% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,724 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Springer fatal accident list:
Jan 10, 1988 01:40 PM, 8th, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 9, 1976 01:21 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 2,200
Total average daily truck traffic: 374
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Springer)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Springer, NM)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Springer, NM