Springer, New Mexico

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Population in 2017: 919 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -28.5%
 
Males: 359  (39.1%)
Females: 560  (60.9%)
Median resident age:

56.0 years
New Mexico median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 87747.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,215 (it was $27,850 in 2000)
Springer:

$34,215
NM:

$46,744

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,976 (it was $14,606 in 2000)

Springer town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $94,691 (it was $48,700 in 2000)
Springer:

$94,691
NM:

$171,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $96,220; detached houses: $99,932; mobile homes: $106,454

Median gross rent in 2017: $346.

March 2019 cost of living index in Springer: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.7%
(9.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.3% for other race residents, 97.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Springer, NM (2017)
    • 60563.5%Hispanic
    • 25426.7%White alone
    • 282.9%American Indian alone
    • 262.7%Two or more races
    • 242.5%Black alone
    • 192.0%Asian alone

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



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Springer, New Mexico as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Springer is 996 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Springer by year

Type

2007

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(108.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(110.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(84.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(108.2)
6
(658.6)
1
(110.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(337.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(548.8)
4
(443.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
9
(974.0)
1
(109.8)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(108.2)
1
(109.8)
2
(221.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(84.4)
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City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)40.50.0155.8183.3104.1

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City-data.com crime index in Springer, NM

Crime rate in Springer detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
New Mexico average:

1.29
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Ancestries: German (10.1%), American (3.8%), Italian (2.2%), Irish (1.8%), Danish (1.4%), Portuguese (1.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5832 feet

Land area: 1.47 square miles.

Population density: 627 people per square mile   (low).

Springer, New Mexico map

20 residents are foreign born

This town:

2.1%
New Mexico:

9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $651 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $651 (0.9%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Springer, NM in 2017
Distribution of house value in Springer, NM in 2017

Springer satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
New Mexico:

4.6%
Most common industries in Springer, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (15.0%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Gasoline stations (4.9%)
  • Social assistance (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (24.7%)
  • Construction (18.3%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Gasoline stations (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.2%)
  • Utilities (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.2%)
  • Educational services (16.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.9%)
  • Social assistance (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Springer, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Carpenters (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (16.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Carpenters (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (7.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.1%)

Average climate in Springer, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Springer, New Mexico environmental map by EPA

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Earthquake activity:

Springer-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Mexico state average. It is 81% 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 Springer 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 the city 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 184.1 miles away from Springer 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 (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Springer topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Springer:

  • COLFAX GENERAL LTC (615 PROSPECT AVENUE)

Airports located in Springer:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springer:

  • New Mexico Highlands University (about 64 miles; Las Vegas, NM; Full-time enrollment: 2,931)
  • Santa Fe Community College (about 96 miles; Santa Fe, NM; FT enrollment: 3,047)
  • Adams State University (about 105 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 132 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,329)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 135 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 138 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 145 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)

Public high schools in Springer:

  • SPRINGER HIGH (Students: 59, Location: 1401 8TH ST, Grades: 7-12)
  • SPRINGER CORRECTIONAL FACILITY (Location: 201 HWY 468, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Springer:

See full list of schools located in Springer

Library in Springer:

  • FRED MACARON LIBRARY (Operating income: $59,771; Location: 600 COLBERT AVENUE; 19,205 books; 195 audio materials; 855 video materials; 37 state licensed databases; 42 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Springer: Springer Weather Station (A), New Mexico Boys School Library (B), Colfax General Hospital Library (C), Santa Fe Trail Museum and Historical Society (D), Springer Volunteer Emergency Medical Services (E), Springer Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Springer: Iglesia Bautista Betania Baptist (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Springer: Springer Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Santa Fe Trail Museum (516 Maxwell).

Hotel: Oasis Motel (1001 Railroad Ave).

Courts: New Mexico State Government - Magistrate Court Springer Division (300 Colbert Avenue), New Mexico State Government - Motor Vehicle Division (419 Maxwell).

Birthplace of: Ernest Medina - Soilder.

Colfax 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 Springer and their reported violations in the past:

SPRINGER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 2,000, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (DEC-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-23-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-26-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (APR-08-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-08-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-25-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-20-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-24-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-20-2012)
  • 29 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-01-2014), St Public Notif received (APR-08-2014)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-30-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-07-2014)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-23-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-23-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2013)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-19-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2013)
  • 16 other older monitoring violations
FRENCH MDWCA/SWA (Population served: 150, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-12-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-18-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-03-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2013)
Average household size:
This town:

2.1 people
New Mexico:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

59.8%
Whole state:

65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.9%
Whole state:

8.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
29 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
33 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Springer (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Springer Branch at 400 Maxwell Avenue, branch established on 1916/05/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • International Bank: Springer Branch at 419 Maxwell Avenue, branch established on 1999/03/01. Info updated 2009/06/26: Bank assets: $308.8 mil, Deposits: $259.0 mil, headquarters in Raton, NM, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Raton Capital Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Springer:

Marital status in Springer, NM
  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 44.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in Springer:

  • High school or higher: 96.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
New Mexico average:

12.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Springer
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Springer, NM (based on Colfax County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,4269
Evangelical Protestant2,25617
Mainline Protestant1,1299
Other4642
None6,475-
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
Colfax County:

3.79 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Colfax County:

10.62 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

21.24 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

6.7%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

18.7%
New Mexico:

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

12.5%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.1%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Springer:

47.9%
New Mexico:

47.6%

Average BMI:
Springer:

28.9
New Mexico:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.5%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.2%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
New Mexico:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.1%
State:

34.5%

General health condition:
This city:

53.8%
New Mexico:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.1%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Springer, 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
Police Protection - Officers 3$8,977$35,9080$0
Financial Administration 2$5,181$31,0862$1,252
Solid Waste Management 2$4,425$26,5500$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,202$26,4240$0
Water Supply 1$3,561$42,7323$2,794
Sewerage 1$2,752$33,0240$0
Local Libraries 1$1,762$21,1440$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 11$28,860$31,4845$4,046

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $699,000 ($760.61)
    Financial Administration: $659,000 ($717.08)
    Housing and Community Development: $318,000 ($346.03)
    Water Utilities: $301,000 ($327.53)
    Sewerage: $192,000 ($208.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $178,000 ($193.69)
    Local Fire Protection: $92,000 ($100.11)
    Police Protection: $92,000 ($100.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000 ($76.17)
    Libraries: $65,000 ($70.73)
    Regular Highways: $62,000 ($67.46)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $20,000 ($21.76)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $6,000 ($6.53)
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000 ($1.09)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($17.41)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($17.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $292,000 ($317.74)
    Natural Resources - Other: $214,000 ($232.86)
    Water Utilities: $143,000 ($155.60)
    Police Protection: $34,000 ($37.00)
    General - Other: $23,000 ($25.03)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($7.62)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $704,000 ($766.05)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($17.41)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $152,000 ($165.40)
    Sewerage: $138,000 ($150.16)
    Housing and Community Development: $136,000 ($147.99)
    Other: $63,000 ($68.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.09)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($1.09)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $143,000 ($155.60)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $200,000 ($217.63)
    Special Assessments: $35,000 ($38.08)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $815,000 ($886.83)
    Water Utilities: $276,000 ($300.33)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $618,000 ($672.47)
    General Local Government Support: $341,000 ($371.06)
    Housing and Community Development: $131,000 ($142.55)
    Highways: $45,000 ($48.97)
  • Tax - Property: $65,000 ($70.73)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $23,000 ($25.03)
    Other License: $18,000 ($19.59)
    Public Utilities Sales: $13,000 ($14.15)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,019,000 ($1108.81)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,005,000 ($1093.58)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,000 ($15.23)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,086,000 ($1181.72)

6.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,971 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.20%
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 Bernalillo County, NM  0.54% ($46,625 average AGI)


6.49% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,948 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
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  0.67% ($28,900 average AGI)
to Las Animas County, CO  0.51% ($35,696)

Businesses in Springer, NM

  • U-Haul: 1
  • UPS: 3

Strongest AM radio stations in Springer:

  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNMX (540 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NM; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO B/DCASTING CO, INC)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KSWV (810 AM; 5 kW; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: LA VOZ BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Springer:

  • KRTN-FM (93.9 FM; RATON, NM; Owner: RATON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKIT (99.1 FM; ANGEL FIRE, NM; Owner: DMC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K216CT (91.1 FM; EAGLE NEST, NM; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO)
  • KTAO (101.9 FM; TAOS, NM; Owner: TAOS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KCRT-FM (92.5 FM; TRINIDAD, CO; Owner: PHILLIPS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K207BN (89.3 FM; TRINIDAD, CO; Owner: MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KBKZ (96.5 FM; RATON, NM; Owner: PHILLIPS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Springer fatal accident list:

Sep 12, 2015 03:02 PM, I-25, Lat: 36.378853, Lon: -104.599800, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 10, 1988 01:40 PM, 8th, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 27Number of bridges
  • 328ft / 99.5mTotal length
  • $405,000Total costs
  • 89,581Total average daily traffic
  • 28,788Total average daily truck traffic
  • 120,492Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Springer, NM - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 231970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Springer, NM

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (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 Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Springer, NM)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KC5IPI, Licensee ID: L00776019, Grant Date: 06/03/2014, Expiration Date: 07/16/2024, Registrant: Richard W Bell, 511 Summit Ave, Springer, NM 87747
  • Call Sign: KD6FJV, Licensee ID: L00328345, Grant Date: 08/27/2013, Expiration Date: 08/27/2023, Certifier: Joy E Matlack, Registrant: Joy E Matlack, 200 Garfield, Springer, NM 87747
  • Call Sign: W5ETZ, Grant Date: 12/15/1987, Expiration Date: 12/15/1997, Cancellation Date: 12/16/1999, Registrant: Frank L Foxall, Springer, NM 87747
  • Call Sign: W6PU, Licensee ID: L00430296, Grant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 02/16/2023, Certifier: Robert L Martinez, Registrant: Robert L Martinez, Springer, NM 87747

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 9. The highest number of reported fires - 42 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Springer, NM When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (63.3%), and Structure Fires (22.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Springer, NM
    • 8163.3%Outside Fires
    • 2922.7%Structure Fires
    • 1612.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 21.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Springer, NM
Most common first names in Springer, NM among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1678.4 years
Jose1483.4 years
William978.9 years
John981.0 years
Joe873.8 years
Robert772.5 years
Maria784.7 years
Charles779.6 years
George771.4 years
Virginia769.6 years
Most common last names in Springer, NM among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Trujillo1779.6 years
Lopez1477.9 years
Martinez1378.6 years
Montoya1377.4 years
Valdez1173.0 years
Vigil1082.5 years
Garcia1079.0 years
Chavez884.1 years
Duran871.4 years
Sandoval778.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Springer, NM
  • 78.8%Utility gas
  • 12.7%Wood
  • 5.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Springer, NM
  • 85.3%Utility gas
  • 12.5%Electricity
  • 2.2%Wood


Springer compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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