Cotton City is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Cotton City Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Hidalgo County at latitude 32.0884 and longitude -108.8792. Hidalgo County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,236 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Cotton City Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 25.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Cotton City, NM area
|Population in Households||388|
|Population in Familes||320|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||180 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||103 (57.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||37 (20.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||40 (22.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$102,174|
|Average Home Value||$113,235|
|Median Household Income||$38,516|
|Average Household Income||$49,102|
|Per Capita Income||$20,190|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.54%|
|Per Capita Income||1.83%|
The table below compares Cotton City 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||# 245||45th|
|Population Density1||# 421||5th|
|Diversity Index2||# 313||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 201||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 203||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.