Watrous is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Watrous Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Mora County at latitude 35.7906 and longitude -104.9817. Mora County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,421 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Watrous Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Watrous, NM area
Also See: Watrous, NM ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||134|
|Population in Familes||103|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.63|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||60 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||38 (63.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||13 (21.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||9 (15.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$140,625|
|Average Home Value||$168,590|
|Median Household Income||$36,726|
|Average Household Income||$41,006|
|Per Capita Income||$18,609|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.69%|
|Per Capita Income||1.05%|
The table below compares Watrous 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||# 353||21st|
|Population Density1||# 202||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 215||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 230||48th|
|Per Capita Income||# 241||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.