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Tijeras, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Village of Tijeras had a population of 561 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Tijeras is located at latitude 35.0888 and longitude -106.3759 in Bernalillo County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Tijeras (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Bernalillo County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,322 feet.

The Village of Tijeras (GNIS ID: 2413593) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

New Mexico is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Village of Tijeras is located within East Bernalillo Division of Bernalillo County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tijeras population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Tijeras, NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 561
Daytime Population: Workers 354
Daytime Population: Residents 246
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 600
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 559
Population in Familes 445
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 485
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $96,888
Average Household Income $113,226
Per Capita Income $48,784


Total Housing Units 265 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 207 (78.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $245,192
Average Home Value $265,122


Total Households 240
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 155
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.5% 0.39%
Households 0.35% 0.41%
Families 0.09% 0.26%
Median Household Income   0.63%
Per Capita Income   1.46%

Tijeras, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tijeras to the other 443 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 210 53rd
Population Density # 116 74th
Diversity Index # 289 36th
Median Household Income # 5 99th
Per Capita Income # 10 98th

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