Cubero, NM Community Profile: Data

Cubero Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Cubero Content

Cubero, New Mexico - Basic Facts

Cubero is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Cubero Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Cibola County at latitude 35.0859 and longitude -107.5181. Cibola County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,217 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Cubero Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 9.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Camera Icon Photos of the local Cubero, NM area

Also See: Cubero, NM ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

Cubero, NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 288
Population in Households 212
Population in Familes 179
Population in Group Qrtrs 76
Population Density1 31
Diversity Index2 81


Total Households 117
Average Household Size 1.81
Family Households 83
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 148 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 104 (70.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 13 ( 8.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 (20.9%)
Median Home Value $145,238
Average Home Value $190,509


Median Household Income $38,000
Average Household Income $50,737
Per Capita Income $15,856
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.08% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.17%
Families 0.58% 0.0%
Median Household Income   4.29%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Cubero, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cubero 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 277 38th
Population Density1 # 388 13th
Diversity Index2 # 26 94th
Median Household Income # 207 53rd
Per Capita Income # 334 25th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.