Caballo, NM Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Caballo, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Caballo Census Designated Place had a population of 109 as of July 1, 2015. Caballo ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Mexico. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Caballo is located at latitude 32.9806 and longitude -107.3075 in Sierra County. The formal boundaries for the Caballo Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sierra County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,252 feet.

The Caballo Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584062) 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 Caballo Census Designated Place is located within Truth or Consequences West Division of Sierra County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Caballo population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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Caballo, NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 109
Population in Households 109
Population in Familes 84
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 111
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 55
Average Household Size 1.98
Family Households 33
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 68 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 49 (72.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 ( 8.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $145,833


Median Household Income $29,725
Average Household Income $41,345
Per Capita Income $19,428
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.52% -0.74%
Households -0.34% -0.74%
Families -2.65% -0.61%
Median Household Income   3.32%
Per Capita Income   1.97%
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.


Caballo, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caballo 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 372 16th
Population Density1 # 283 36th
Diversity Index2 # 343 23rd
Median Household Income # 360 19th
Per Capita Income # 231 48th

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