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Crownpoint, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Crownpoint Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in McKinley County at latitude 35.688 and longitude -108.1494. McKinley County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,982 feet.

The formal official name is the Crownpoint Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Crownpoint, New Mexico.

The U5 Census Class Code for Crownpoint indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Crownpoint Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Crownpoint: Hasta Butte, Natanih yazih, T'iists'ooz nideeshgizh, Tsiistsooz Ndeeshqiizh.

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


Total Population 2,248
Population in Households 2,093
Population in Familes 1,879
Population in Group Qrtrs 155
Population Density1 319
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 644
Average Household Size 3.25
Family Households 500
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 842 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 316 (37.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 328 (39.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 198 (23.5%)
Median Home Value $115,625
Average Home Value $147,706


Median Household Income $27,959
Average Household Income $38,918
Per Capita Income $11,180
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.31% 0.1%
Households 0.07% 0.12%
Families 0.05% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   2.03%
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.


Crownpoint, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crownpoint 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 # 81 82nd
Population Density1 # 170 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 418 6th
Median Household Income # 385 13th
Per Capita Income # 420 5th

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