Cedar Hill, New Mexico

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Population in 2010: 847.
Males: 511  (60.4%)
Females: 336  (39.6%)
Median resident age:

57.1 years
New Mexico median age:

38.6 years
Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,321
Cedar Hill:

$44,321
NM:

$51,945

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,626

Cedar Hill CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $154,200
Cedar Hill:

$154,200
NM:

$180,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $265,790; detached houses: $292,673; mobile homes: $217,774
March 2019 cost of living index in Cedar Hill: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.9%
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Ancestries: Irish (11.6%), English (9.0%), American (7.7%), German (5.0%), Norwegian (2.6%), British (1.9%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

43 residents are foreign born (4.8% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).

This place:

5.7%
New Mexico:

9.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,643 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,163 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rio Rancho, NM (133.0 miles , pop. 51,765).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (145.2 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (333.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

North Light Plant, NM (3.1 miles ),
Aztec, NM (3.1 miles ),
Spencerville, NM (3.5 miles ),
Flora Vista, NM (3.8 miles ),
Blanco, NM (3.9 miles ),
Bloomfield, NM (4.1 miles ),
La Plata, NM (4.1 miles ),
Navajo Dam, NM (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 36.94 N, Longitude: 107.89 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 505

Distribution of median household income in Cedar Hill, NM in 2019
Distribution of house value in Cedar Hill, NM in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

8.4%
New Mexico:

7.3%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 80.5. This is about average.

City:

80.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.188. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.188
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.59. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.59
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 0.963. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.963
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 15.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

8.5

Earthquake activity:

Cedar Hill-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 1188% 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 522.0 miles away from Cedar Hill 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 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 547.1 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 508.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 510.9 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 573.8 miles away from Cedar Hill center
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 176.4 miles away from Cedar Hill center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in San Juan County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Cedar Hill:

  • FOUR CORNERS GOOD SAMARITAN VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; AZTEC, NM)
  • BLOOMFIELD NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; BLOOMFIELD, NM)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cedar Hill:

  • San Juan College (about 20 miles; Farmington, NM; Full-time enrollment: 5,112)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 24 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Adams State University (about 117 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 124 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Santa Fe Community College (about 141 miles; Santa Fe, NM; FT enrollment: 3,047)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 141 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 147 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: San Juan County Fire District 3 Cedar Hill Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Cedar Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

San Juan 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:

2.5 people
New Mexico:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

78.5%
Whole state:

65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.4%
Whole state:

8.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Cedar Hill:

Marital status in Cedar Hill, NM
  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 63.6%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 6.0%

For population 25 years and over in Cedar Hill:

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
New Mexico average:

12.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cedar Hill, NM (based on San Juan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,905115
Other15,00131
Catholic12,50011
Mainline Protestant5,22216
None77,416-
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: 10
This county:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
San Juan County:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Here:

5.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 62
Here:

5.07 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

7.3%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.4%
New Mexico:

22.1%

5.48% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,018 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.48%
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 McKinley County, NM  1.28% ($26,792 average AGI)
from Bernalillo County, NM  0.41% ($30,860)
from Apache County, AZ  0.33% ($31,833)


8.46% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,915 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.46%
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 McKinley County, NM  0.95% ($26,402 average AGI)
to Apache County, AZ  0.86% ($28,195)
to Bernalillo County, NM  0.56% ($33,795)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cedar Hill:

  • KRZE (1280 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: J. THOMAS DEVELOPMENT OF NM, INC.)
  • KENN (1390 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KNDN (960 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: BASIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KIUP (930 AM; 5 kW; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCQL (1340 AM; 1 kW; AZTEC, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLLV (550 AM; daytime; 2 kW; BREEN, CO; Owner: DAYSTAR RADIO, LTD.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDGO (1240 AM; 1 kW; DURANGO, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cedar Hill:

  • KDAG (96.9 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAZX (102.9 FM; KIRTLAND, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTRA-FM (102.1 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIQX (101.3 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTINGS, LLC)
  • K232DA (94.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • K237CR (95.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • KRSJ (100.5 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KUTE (90.1 FM; IGNACIO, CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • K210BA (89.9 FM; PURGATORY, ETC., CO; Owner: KUTE, INC.)
  • KKFG (104.5 FM; BLOOMFIELD, NM; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRTZ (98.7 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • KPTE (99.7 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • K249DE (97.7 FM; DURANGO, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KISZ-FM (97.9 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • K242AJ (96.3 FM; MANCOS, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K265DC (100.9 FM; CORTEZ, ETC., CO; Owner: NAVAJO MISSIONS, INC.)
  • K281AC (104.1 FM; MANCOS, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • KNMI (88.9 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: NAVAJO MISSIONS, INC.)
  • KCIE (90.5 FM; DULCE, NM; Owner: JICARILLA APACHE TRIBE)
  • KISZ-FM1 (97.9 FM; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Cedar Hill:

  • K38DA (Channel 38; AZTEC, NM; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF NEW MEXICO)
  • K61BO (Channel 61; BAYFIELD/IGNACIO, CO; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.0mTotal length
  • $707,000Total costs
  • 2,215Total average daily traffic
  • 509Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,493Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, Tank Mountain Spring Approx 3.5 Mi E Of Us 550 At (Lat: 36.936389 Lon: -107.829222), Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WNET247,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2185.60 MHz, 2196.80 MHz, Grant Date: 07/31/2002, Expiration Date: 10/22/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/18/2012, Registrant: City Of Farmington Municipal Electric System, 101 N Browning Pkwy, Farmington, NM 87401, Phone: (505) 599-8204, Fax: (505) 599-8421, Email:
  • 2.6 Mi Ne (Lat: 36.966667 Lon: -107.855056), Overall height: 14.6 m, Call Sign: WNTZ366,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.456 MHz, 952.793 MHz, 928.456 MHz, 928.793 MHz, Grant Date: 06/02/2020, Expiration Date: 06/20/2030, Certifier: Dennis Skruhak, Registrant: Keller And Heckman, LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • TANK MTN, Tank Mountain Spring Approx 3.5 Mi E Of Us 550 At (Lat: 36.936389 Lon: -107.829222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 9.8 m, Call Sign: WQHG486,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2017, Expiration Date: 07/23/2027, Certifier: Nick L Lewis, Registrant: City Of Farmington, 101 N. Browning Pkwy, Farmington, NM 87401, Phone: (505) 599-8204, Fax: (505) 599-8421, Email:
  • CEDAR HILL, Lat: 36.961583 Lon: -107.864000, Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQOT562,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10715.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2012, Expiration Date: 01/25/2022, Certifier: Justin E Hinkle, Registrant: Lukas, Lafuria, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Tysons, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8673, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cedar Hill, NM
  • 50.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 27.2%Wood
  • 11.4%Utility gas
  • 7.1%Electricity
  • 3.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cedar Hill, NM
  • 64.3%Utility gas
  • 35.7%Wood


Cedar Hill compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Cedar Hill on our top lists:

  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Northern America (population 500+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Canada (population 500+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
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