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Bosque Farms, New Mexico - Basic Facts

Bosque Farms is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Bosque Farms.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Valencia County at latitude 34.8548 and longitude -106.7053. Valencia County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,865 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Bosque Farms (see map) encompass a land area of 3.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 3,928
Population in Households 3,928
Population in Familes 3,376
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 989
Diversity Index2 64


Total Households 1,563
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 1,159
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,633 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,396 (85.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 167 (10.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 70 ( 4.3%)
Median Home Value $177,342
Average Home Value $198,674


Median Household Income $58,348
Average Household Income $72,091
Per Capita Income $28,659
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.14% 0.03%
Households 0.3% 0.2%
Families 0.14% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.27%
Per Capita Income   1.77%
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.


Bosque Farms, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bosque Farms 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 # 54 88th
Population Density1 # 49 89th
Diversity Index2 # 234 47th
Median Household Income # 39 91st
Per Capita Income # 69 85th

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