Grants, New Mexico

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Population in 2019: 8,942 (94% urban, 6% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.5%
 
Males: 4,702  (52.6%)
Females: 4,240  (47.4%)
Median resident age:

38.1 years
New Mexico median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 87021.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $43,301 (it was $30,652 in 2000)
Grants:

$43,301
NM:

$51,945

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,157 (it was $14,053 in 2000)

Grants city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $107,548 (it was $60,900 in 2000)
Grants:

$107,548
NM:

$180,900

Median gross rent in 2019: $688.

March 2019 cost of living index in Grants: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 25.4%
(16.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.5% for Black residents, 24.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.5% for American Indian residents, 16.0% for other race residents, 30.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Grants, NM (2019)
    • 4,45949.2%Hispanic
    • 2,49527.6%White alone
    • 1,69418.7%American Indian alone
    • 2202.4%Two or more races
    • 931.0%Black alone
    • 530.6%Other race alone
    • 280.3%Asian alone
    • 20.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Grants, New Mexico as of May 08, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Grants is 514 to 1.


Crime rates in Grants by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(32.3)
1
(10.7)
1
(10.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.7)
1
(11.1)
2
(22.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
8
(88.9)
4
(45.0)
5
(56.3)
8
(90.4)
3
(32.3)
7
(74.9)
4
(43.3)
10
(107.9)
4
(43.2)
4
(43.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
10
(109.1)
8
(88.9)
13
(146.3)
8
(90.1)
6
(67.8)
9
(96.9)
5
(53.5)
5
(54.2)
6
(64.8)
8
(86.5)
4
(43.3)
5
(53.7)
6
(66.8)
2
(22.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
49
(534.6)
63
(700.0)
45
(506.6)
N/AN/A84
(904.7)
N/A43
(465.7)
37
(399.4)
28
(302.7)
31
(335.3)
33
(354.3)
12
(133.6)
44
(492.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
201
(2,193)
138
(1,533)
149
(1,677)
123
(1,386)
151
(1,707)
152
(1,637)
159
(1,701)
129
(1,397)
134
(1,446)
80
(864.9)
72
(778.8)
93
(998.6)
68
(757.1)
82
(917.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
134
(1,462)
132
(1,467)
116
(1,306)
97
(1,093)
89
(1,006)
95
(1,023)
98
(1,048)
104
(1,126)
110
(1,187)
79
(854.1)
120
(1,298)
44
(472.5)
59
(656.9)
88
(984.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
32
(349.1)
34
(377.8)
20
(225.1)
31
(349.2)
25
(282.6)
15
(161.6)
33
(353.1)
29
(314.1)
50
(539.7)
39
(421.6)
49
(530.0)
21
(225.5)
8
(89.1)
15
(167.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(10.9)
N/A0
(0.0)
2
(22.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(32.3)
1
(10.7)
4
(43.3)
3
(32.4)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index379.6434.0368.9342.1376.8468.9466.4333.7377.6249.5263.5215.3155.4275.9

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Grants, NM

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 24 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
New Mexico average:

1.29
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Ancestries: Irish (2.8%), English (2.4%), German (2.4%), American (2.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6450 feet

Land area: 13.7 square miles.

Population density: 654 people per square mile   (low).

Grants, New Mexico map

402 residents are foreign born (3.2% Latin America, 0.6% Asia).

This city:

4.4%
New Mexico:

9.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $905 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $723 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rio Rancho, NM (66.8 miles , pop. 51,765).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (69.8 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (266.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Milan, NM (1.8 miles ),
Anzac Village, NM (2.9 miles),
Bluewater Village, NM (3.1 miles ),
McCartys Village, NM (3.3 miles),
Acomita Lake, NM (3.7 miles ),
San Fidel, NM (3.8 miles),
Skyline-Ganipa, NM (3.8 miles ),
San Mateo, NM (4.1 miles)

Latitude: 35.16 N, Longitude: 107.84 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +946 (+10.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,065 (68.0%)

Area code: 505

Distribution of median household income in Grants, NM in 2019
Distribution of house value in Grants, NM in 2019
Grants satellite photo by USGS

Grants tourist attractions:

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

9.0%
New Mexico:

7.3%
Historical population in Grants, NM
Historical housing units in Grants, NM

Population change in the 1990s: +163 (+1.9%).
Most common industries in Grants, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (14.3%)
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (17.9%)
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.6%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.9%)
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Public administration (10.4%)
  • Social assistance (6.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Grants, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Grants, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Grants, New Mexico environmental map by EPA

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Earthquake activity:

Grants-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 923% 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 498.7 miles away from the city 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 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 489.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 468.7 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 485.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/15/1979 at 23:16:54, a magnitude 7.0 (5.7 MB, 6.9 MS, 7.0 ML, 6.4 MW) earthquake occurred 475.4 miles away from Grants 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 72.7 miles away from Grants 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 Cibola County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grants topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Grants:

  • CIBOLA GENERAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1016 ROOSEVELT AVENUE)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - GRANTS (840 LOBO CANYON ROAD)
  • GRANTS DIALYSIS (DCI) (1213 BONITA ST)

Airports located in Grants:

College/University in Grants:

  • New Mexico State University-Grants (Full-time enrollment: 618; Location: 1500 N. Third Street; Public; Website: grants.nmsu.edu/)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grants:

  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 70 miles; Albuquerque, NM; Full-time enrollment: 19,398)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 70 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 72 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • Santa Fe Community College (about 108 miles; Santa Fe, NM; FT enrollment: 3,047)
  • San Juan College (about 114 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 147 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • New Mexico Highlands University (about 151 miles; Las Vegas, NM; FT enrollment: 2,931)

Public high schools in Grants:

  • GRANTS HIGH (Students: 951, Location: 500 MOUNTAIN RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • NM WOMEN'S CORRECTION (Location: 1700 EAST OLD HWY 66, Grades: 9-12)
  • WESTERN NM CORRECTION (Location: 2111 NORTH LOBO CANYON RD, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Grants:

Private elementary/middle school in Grants:

  • ST TERESA OF AVILA CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 95, Location: 402 E HIGH ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Grants

Library in Grants:

  • MOTHER WHITESIDE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $206,032; Location: 525 W. HIGH ST; 28,633 books; 760 audio materials; 705 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 39 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Grants: Parsons Ranch (A), Smokey Circle (B), Mount Taylor Ranger Station (C), Grants District Ranger Station (D), Grants Weather Station (E), Thirteenth Judicial District Law Library (F), Grants Chamber of Commerce and Mining Museum (G), Mother Whiteside Memorial Library (H), New Mexico State University-Grants Library (I), Grants Fire and Rescue Station 1 (J), Western New Mexico Correctional Facility Library (K), Mount Taylor Ambulance Service (L), Grants Fire and Rescue Station 2 (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Baties Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Grants include: Grants Mission (A), First United Methodist Church (B), Bible Baptist Church (C), Saint Theresas Avila Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Grants Novelty CO & Cibola Vending (Amusement & Theme Parks; 818 North 1st Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Desert Sun Motel (1121 East Santa Fe Avenue) (1), Econo Lodge Grants (1509 East Santa Fe Avenue) (2), Sands Motel (112 McArthur Street) (3), Crossroads Motel (Old Highway 66 West) (4), Travelodge Grant's (1608 East Santa Fe Avenue) (5), Days Inn Grants NM (I-40 Exit 85) (6), Franciscan Lodge (1101 East Santa Fe Avenue) (7), Best Western Inn & Suites (1501 East Santa Fe Avenue) (8), Rookie's Sports Bar (1501 East Santa Fe Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: New Mexico State Government - Cibola County Magistrate Court- Courts- Magistrate Court Cibola Co (114 McBride Road) (1), Grants City Government - Municipal Court (620 West Santa Fe Avenue) (2), New Mexico State Government - District Court Judge-Cibola County- Cibola County Courth (515 West High Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Greg Baldwin - Voice actor.

Cibola County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

GRANTS DOMESTIC WATER SYSTEM (Address: 121 Wayne Ave. , Population served: 8,700, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-26-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-02-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-31-2005 to MAR-31-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-27-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-31-2005 to MAR-31-2005), St Public Notif requested (APR-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-04-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-04-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2007)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2007)
  • Notification, State - In MAR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
New Mexico:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.1%
Whole state:

65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.5%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Grants in 2010:

  • 573 people in state prisons
  • 76 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 66 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Grants in 2000:

  • 298 people in state prisons
  • 90 people in nursing homes
  • 30 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 13 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 11 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 11 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Grants (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Grants Main Mb Branch at 201 North Second Street, branch established on 1972/06/15; Grants Main Branch at 201 North First Street, branch established on 1958/08/01. 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
  • Grants State Bank: at 824 West Santa Fe Avenue, branch established on 1947/06/16; East Roosevelt Branch at 1015 East Roosevelt Street, branch established on 1981/06/02. Info updated 2008/06/17: Bank assets: $123.3 mil, Deposits: $108.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp. Of Durango, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Grants Branch at 1129 North First Street, branch established on 1980/11/03. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Grants:

Marital status in Grants, NM
  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 41.9%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 16.6%

For population 25 years and over in Grants:

  • High school or higher: 81.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 10.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
New Mexico average:

12.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Grants
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Grants, NM (based on Cibola County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,00013
Evangelical Protestant2,74932
Other1,2796
Mainline Protestant2852
None13,900-
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: 2
Cibola County:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Cibola County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

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

10.6%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.1%
New Mexico:

22.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Grants:

47.5%
New Mexico:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Grants:

45.9%
New Mexico:

47.6%

Average BMI:
Grants:

28.8
New Mexico:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Grants:

24.7%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Grants:

11.1%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Grants:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Grants:

35.0%
New Mexico:

34.5%

General health condition:
Grants:

52.7%
New Mexico:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Grants:

79.9%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grants, NM Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 21$83,408$47,6620$0
Other Government Administration 14$38,805$33,2610$0
Streets and Highways 10$24,107$28,9280$0
Welfare 10$18,565$22,2783$4,021
Firefighters 10$39,611$47,5333$233
Health 8$34,357$51,5360$0
Financial Administration 6$23,040$46,0800$0
Water Supply 5$15,591$37,4180$0
Other and Unallocable 5$22,466$53,9180$0
Parks and Recreation 4$11,138$33,41442$26,005
Local Libraries 4$14,459$43,3770$0
Judicial and Legal 4$10,020$30,0600$0
Police - Other 3$6,450$25,8000$0
Hospitals 2$3,547$21,2820$0
Fire - Other 1$2,090$25,0800$0
Airports 1$2,730$32,7602$2,440
Totals for Government 108$350,384$38,93250$32,698

Grants government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $9,236,000 ($1032.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,299,000 ($368.93)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,793,000 ($536.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,942,000 ($329.01)
    Police Protection: $953,000 ($106.58)
    Parks and Recreation: $470,000 ($52.56)
    Central Staff Services: $423,000 ($47.30)
    Financial Administration: $170,000 ($19.01)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $86,000 ($9.62)
    Air Transportation: $70,000 ($7.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $148,000 ($16.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $132,000 ($14.76)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,569,000 ($510.96)

Grants government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $200,000 ($22.37)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($0.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $589,000 ($65.87)
    General Local Government Support: $85,000 ($9.51)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,681,000 ($635.32)
    Property: $589,000 ($65.87)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $180,000 ($20.13)
    Public Utilities Sales: $127,000 ($14.20)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $2,000 ($0.22)

Grants government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,694,000 ($413.11)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,694,000 ($413.11)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $4,965,000 ($555.24)
    Beginning: $1,905,000 ($213.04)

Grants government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,979,000 ($668.64)

5.54% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($29,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
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  1.53% ($22,538 average AGI)
from Bernalillo County, NM  1.27% ($24,515)
from Valencia County, NM  0.41% ($24,774)


5.65% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,136 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
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  1.46% ($43,527 average AGI)
to McKinley County, NM  0.98% ($26,400)
to Valencia County, NM  0.44% ($27,265)
Businesses in Grants, NM
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Comfort Inn1Motel 61
Curves1Quality1
Days Inn1RadioShack1
Dennys1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx2Subway2
Ford1Super 81
H&R Block1Travelodge1
Holiday Inn1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul1
Kroger1UPS2
Lane Furniture1Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Grants:

  • KMIN (980 AM; 1 kW; GRANTS, NM; Owner: KD RADIO, INC.)
  • KRKE (1100 AM; 5 kW; MILAN, NM; Owner: CIBOLA RADIO COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • KKIM (1000 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KXKS (1190 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KNML (610 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KANM (1600 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ARAGON BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.L.C.)
  • KGAK (1330 AM; 5 kW; GALLUP, NM; Owner: KRJG, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KDEF (1150 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: RAMH CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grants:

  • KDSK (92.7 FM; GRANTS, NM; Owner: KD RADIO, INC.)
  • KQLV (105.5 FM; GRANTS, NM; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KXTC (99.9 FM; THOREAU, NM; Owner: KXTC, L.L.C.)
  • K244DT (96.7 FM; GRANTS, NM; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOC., INC.)
  • KIOT (102.5 FM; LOS LUNAS, NM; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KTEG (104.7 FM; BOSQUE FARMS, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KYVA (103.7 FM; GRANTS, NM; Owner: MILLENNIUM MEDIA, INC.)
  • KKOR (94.5 FM; GALLUP, NM; Owner: MILLENNIUM MEDIA, INC.)
  • KNKT (107.1 FM; ARMIJO, NM; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF ALBUQUERQUE, INC.)
  • KLYT (88.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KTZO (103.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Grants:

  • K33GA (Channel 33; GRANTS & MILAN, NM; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO)
  • K09EP (Channel 9; GRANTS, ETC., NM; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K11EV (Channel 11; GRANTS, ETC., NM; Owner: KOAT HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K06CU (Channel 6; GRANTS, ETC., NM; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
Grants fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Grants fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 312ft / 94.8mTotal length
  • $2,289,000Total costs
  • 208,788Total average daily traffic
  • 55,192Total average daily truck traffic
  • 193,318Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Grants, NM - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 102010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Grants, NM
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Grants)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 105 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Grants, NM)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 88 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Grants)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Grants)

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 49. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 74 took place in 2017, and the least - 6 in 2006. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Grants, NM When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (46.3%), and Structure Fires (30.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Grants, NM
    • 29846.3%Outside Fires
    • 19830.8%Structure Fires
    • 10215.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 457.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Grants, NM

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Grants, New Mexico:

  • Quality Inn and Suites, 1496 E Santa Fe Ave, Grants, New Mexico 87020 , Phone: (505) 285-4676, Fax: (505) 285-6998
  • Travelodge Grants, 1608 E Sante Fe Ave Grants/NM, Grants, New Mexico 87020 , Phone: (505) 287-7800
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suite, 1512 E Santa Fe Ave, Grants, New Mexico 87020 , Phone: (505) 290-9252, Fax: (505) 287-4125
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Grants, New Mexico
Most common first names in Grants, NM among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4477.3 years
John3672.2 years
Robert3565.0 years
James3170.9 years
Jose2872.7 years
William2774.1 years
Frank2576.0 years
George2275.2 years
Joe1775.9 years
Helen1479.6 years
Most common last names in Grants, NM among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martinez5467.0 years
Chavez5073.2 years
Baca3473.3 years
Jaramillo3072.2 years
Garcia2871.3 years
Lopez2069.0 years
Gallegos1964.4 years
Sanchez1971.8 years
Mirabal1874.7 years
Salazar1575.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Grants, NM
  • 79.8%Utility gas
  • 7.3%Electricity
  • 4.6%Other fuel
  • 4.2%Wood
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Grants, NM
  • 74.8%Utility gas
  • 20.5%Electricity
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Wood


Grants compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Grants on our top lists:

  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2021.