The Velarde Census Designated Place had a population of 484 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Velarde is located at latitude 36.1593 and longitude -105.9588 in Rio Arriba County. The formal boundaries for the Velarde Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Rio Arriba County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,761 feet.
The Velarde Census Designated Place 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 Velarde 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 Velarde: La Hoya, La Jolla, La Joya, Phahu'bu'u, Tsigubu'u.
|Population in Households||484|
|Population in Familes||385|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||271 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||183 (67.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||34 (12.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||53 (19.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$122,059|
|Average Home Value||$163,049|
|Median Household Income||$36,755|
|Average Household Income||$50,152|
|Per Capita Income||$20,598|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.4%|
|Per Capita Income||2.36%|
The table below compares Velarde 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.
|Total Population||# 216||51st|
|Population Density1||# 228||49th|
|Diversity Index2||# 140||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 232||48th|
|Per Capita Income||# 200||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.