Alamo is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Alamo Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Socorro County at latitude 34.4209 and longitude -107.5109. Socorro County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,184 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Alamo Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 39.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Alamo, NM area
Also See: Alamo, NM ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,050|
|Population in Familes||910|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||3.99|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||344 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||211 (61.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||52 (15.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||81 (23.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$110,069|
|Average Home Value||$125,474|
|Median Household Income||$21,474|
|Average Household Income||$27,835|
|Per Capita Income||$6,920|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.38%|
|Per Capita Income||2.46%|
The table below compares Alamo 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||# 143||68th|
|Population Density1||# 399||10th|
|Diversity Index2||# 415||7th|
|Median Household Income||# 438||1st|
|Per Capita Income||# 443||0th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.