Luna is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Luna Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Catron County at latitude 33.8189 and longitude -108.9545. Catron County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 7,041 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Luna Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.Photos of the local Luna, NM area
Also See: Luna, NM ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||157|
|Population in Familes||120|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||148 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||52 (35.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||13 ( 8.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||83 (56.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$196,429|
|Average Home Value||$260,849|
|Median Household Income||$43,324|
|Average Household Income||$59,654|
|Per Capita Income||$30,470|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.16%|
|Per Capita Income||1.92%|
The table below compares Luna to the other 443 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 335||25th|
|Population Density1||# 394||11th|
|Diversity Index2||# 380||14th|
|Median Household Income||# 142||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 48||89th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.