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Organ, New Mexico - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Doña Ana County at latitude 32.4256 and longitude -106.5967. Doña Ana County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,141 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Organ Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 322
Population in Households 322
Population in Familes 266
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 373
Diversity Index2 74


Total Households 156
Average Household Size 2.06
Family Households 105
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 200 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 115 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 40 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (22.0%)
Median Home Value $116,406
Average Home Value $144,130


Median Household Income $29,681
Average Household Income $34,674
Per Capita Income $13,361
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.07% 0.12%
Households 0.46% 0.13%
Families 6.3% 0.0%
Median Household Income   3.16%
Per Capita Income   2.9%
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.


Organ, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Organ 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 # 261 41st
Population Density1 # 149 67th
Diversity Index2 # 94 79th
Median Household Income # 355 20th
Per Capita Income # 387 13th

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