Las Palomas is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Las Palomas Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Sierra County at latitude 33.0626 and longitude -107.2984. Sierra County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 4,268 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Las Palomas Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Las Palomas, NM area
|Population in Households||171|
|Population in Familes||133|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||89 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||69 (77.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||9 (10.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||12 (13.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,611|
|Average Home Value||$127,174|
|Median Household Income||$48,149|
|Average Household Income||$45,504|
|Per Capita Income||$21,842|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.84%|
|Per Capita Income||2.15%|
The table below compares Las Palomas 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||# 330||26th|
|Population Density1||# 290||35th|
|Diversity Index2||# 344||23rd|
|Median Household Income||# 105||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 168||62nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.