Tierra Amarilla is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Tierra Amarilla Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Rio Arriba County at latitude 36.7003 and longitude -106.5498. Rio Arriba County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 7,529 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Tierra Amarilla Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Tierra Amarilla: Las Nutrias, Litsoi, Nantsejiwebu'u *.Photos of the local Tierra Amarilla, NM area
Also See: Canjilon, NM ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||349|
|Population in Familes||279|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||30|
|Average Household Size||3.12|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||172 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||92 (53.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||20 (11.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||60 (34.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$195,833|
|Average Home Value||$260,054|
|Median Household Income||$48,760|
|Average Household Income||$65,710|
|Per Capita Income||$27,796|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.71%|
|Per Capita Income||2.68%|
The table below compares Tierra Amarilla 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||# 248||44th|
|Population Density1||# 255||43rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 135||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 99||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 76||83rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.