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McIntosh, New Mexico - Basic Facts

McIntosh is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the McIntosh Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Torrance County at latitude 34.8648 and longitude -106.0517. Torrance County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,142 feet.

The formal boundaries for the McIntosh Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 22.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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McIntosh, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares McIntosh 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 # 110 75th
Population Density1 # 336 24th
Diversity Index2 # 197 56th
Median Household Income # 420 5th
Per Capita Income # 328 26th

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


Total Population 1,496
Population in Households 1,493
Population in Familes 1,233
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 67
Diversity Index2 67


Total Households 578
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 404
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 741 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 472 (63.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 106 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 163 (22.0%)
Median Home Value $120,109
Average Home Value $156,409


Median Household Income $25,421
Average Household Income $40,626
Per Capita Income $15,986
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.19% -0.46%
Households 0.54% -0.38%
Families 0.47% -0.55%
Median Household Income   4.57%
Per Capita Income   3.45%
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.

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