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Canones, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Cañones Census Designated Place had a population of 114 as of July 1, 2015. Canones ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for 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 Canones is located at latitude 36.1764 and longitude -106.4194 in Rio Arriba County. The formal boundaries for the Cañones Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rio Arriba County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,667 feet.

The Cañones Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584065) 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 Canones 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 Canones: Cañones Plaza.

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


Total Population 114
Population in Households 112
Population in Familes 93
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 28
Diversity Index2 77


Total Households 40
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 27
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 61 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 35 (57.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 ( 9.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 (34.4%)
Median Home Value $107,143
Average Home Value $118,382


Median Household Income $27,110
Average Household Income $35,938
Per Capita Income $14,879
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.65% -0.35%
Households -0.47% 0.0%
Families -1.99% -0.75%
Median Household Income   5.24%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
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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Canones, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Canones 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 # 369 17th
Population Density1 # 398 10th
Diversity Index2 # 61 87th
Median Household Income # 403 9th
Per Capita Income # 354 20th

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