Raton Division NM Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Raton Division, NM

The Raton Division is a County Subdivision of Colfax County. The subdivision has a Z5 Census Class Code which indicates that the Raton Division is a statistical county subdivision.

Also See: Colfax County Data | Cities in Colfax County | County Subdivisions in Colfax County

Raton Division Boundary Map


Raton Division Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,444
Population in Households 7,305
Population in Familes 5,633
Population in Group Qrtrs 139
Population Density1 5
Diversity Index2 66


Total Households 3,195
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 1,943
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,138 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,167 (52.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,028 (24.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 943 (22.8%)
Median Home Value $116,736
Average Home Value $158,191


Median Household Income $34,849
Average Household Income $49,948
Per Capita Income $21,801
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.09% -1.5%
Households -1.19% -1.58%
Families -1.48% -1.76%
Median Household Income   0.66%
Per Capita Income   2.24%
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.