De Baca County NM Information


De Baca County Subdivisions

De Baca County NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,891
Population in Households 1,882
Population in Familes 1,499
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 866
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 542
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,344 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 622 (46.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 244 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 478 (35.6%)
Median Home Value $83,434
Average Home Value $128,778


Median Household Income $31,571
Average Household Income $46,427
Per Capita Income $21,354
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -1.07% -0.84%
Households -0.82% -0.68%
Families -1.11% -0.86%
Median Household Income   0.76%
Per Capita Income   1.32%
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.


De Baca County NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares De Baca County to the other 33 counties and county equivalents in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 32 6th
Population Density1 # 31 9th
Diversity Index2 # 27 21st
Median Household Income # 30 12th
Per Capita Income # 16 55th

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