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El Duende, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The El Duende Census Designated Place had a population of 679 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for El Duende is located at latitude 36.0684 and longitude -106.1301 in Rio Arriba County. The formal boundaries for the El Duende Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Rio Arriba County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,695 feet.

The El Duende Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584093) 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.

New Mexico is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The El Duende Census Designated Place is located within South Rio Arriba Division of Rio Arriba County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with El Duende population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for El Duende: San Francisco el Duende.

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El Duende, NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 679
Population in Households 679
Population in Familes 560
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 462
Diversity Index2 67


Total Households 230
Average Household Size 2.95
Family Households 156
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 263 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 191 (72.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (14.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $140,000
Average Home Value $216,184


Median Household Income $39,970
Average Household Income $52,744
Per Capita Income $19,964
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.64% -0.45%
Households -0.55% -0.35%
Families -2.69% -0.52%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   1.07%
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.

El Duende, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares El Duende to the other 443 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 194 56th
Population Density1 # 124 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 202 55th
Median Household Income # 198 56th
Per Capita Income # 252 43rd

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