Dixon is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Dixon Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Rio Arriba County at latitude 36.1986 and longitude -105.8886. Rio Arriba County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,027 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Dixon Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 11.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Dixon: Embudo, Old Embudo.Photos of the local Dixon, NM area
Also See: Dixon, NM ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||912|
|Population in Familes||691|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||536 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||365 (68.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||79 (14.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||92 (17.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$143,056|
|Average Home Value||$180,975|
|Median Household Income||$26,206|
|Average Household Income||$39,961|
|Per Capita Income||$18,111|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.57%|
|Per Capita Income||2.51%|
The table below compares Dixon 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||# 160||64th|
|Population Density1||# 319||28th|
|Diversity Index2||# 60||87th|
|Median Household Income||# 416||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 260||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.