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Rowe, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Rowe Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in San Miguel County at latitude 35.4923 and longitude -105.6716. San Miguel County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,821 feet.

The formal official name is the Rowe Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Rowe, New Mexico.

The U5 Census Class Code for Rowe indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Rowe Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Rowe Census Designated Place, NM Boundary Map


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Rowe, NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 410
Population in Households 408
Population in Familes 332
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 67
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 154
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 102
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 185 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 132 (71.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (11.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 (16.8%)
Median Home Value $152,885
Average Home Value $172,901


Median Household Income $27,214
Average Household Income $36,269
Per Capita Income $15,011
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.28% 0.1%
Households 0.31% 0.13%
Families -3.18% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.46%
Per Capita Income   1.75%
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.


Rowe, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rowe 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 236 47th
Population Density1 # 337 24th
Diversity Index2 # 70 85th
Median Household Income # 397 11th
Per Capita Income # 350 21st

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