Weed, NM Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Weed, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Weed Census Designated Place had a population of 65 as of July 1, 2015. Weed ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Mexico. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Weed is located at latitude 32.7969 and longitude -105.5309 in Otero County. The formal boundaries for the Weed Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Otero County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 7,047 feet.

The Weed Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584235) 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 Weed population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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


Total Population 65
Population in Households 64
Population in Familes 50
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 7
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 36
Average Household Size 1.78
Family Households 23
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 65 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26 (40.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 9 (13.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 (44.6%)
Median Home Value $132,143
Average Home Value $145,000


Median Household Income $46,199
Average Household Income $53,276
Per Capita Income $25,180
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.6% 0.61%
Households 1.09% 0.55%
Families 0.85% 0.85%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   2.31%
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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Weed, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Weed 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 # 405 9th
Population Density1 # 435 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 394 11th
Median Household Income # 125 72nd
Per Capita Income # 112 75th

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