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Mora, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Mora Census Designated Place had a population of 644 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Mora is located at latitude 35.9633 and longitude -105.3312 in Mora County. The formal boundaries for the Mora Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mora County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 7,172 feet.

The Mora Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629121) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mora population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mora: De lo Mora, Lo de Mora, San Antonio lo de Mora, Santa Gertrudis.

Mora Census Designated Place, NM Boundary Map

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Mora, NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 644
Population in Households 644
Population in Familes 495
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 81
Diversity Index2 64
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 277
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 167
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 376 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 228 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 48 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 99 (26.3%)
Median Home Value $206,250
Average Home Value $276,638
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,269
Average Household Income $62,018
Per Capita Income $26,698
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.35% -0.47%
Households -0.07% -0.44%
Families -0.11% -0.61%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   2.23%
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.

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Mora, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mora to the other 443 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 199 55th
Population Density1 # 316 29th
Diversity Index2 # 243 45th
Median Household Income # 140 69th
Per Capita Income # 100 78th

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