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Clovis, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The City of Clovis is the 8th largest city in New Mexico with a population of 40,694 as of July 1, 2019. Clovis ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Mexico. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Clovis is located at latitude 34.4048 and longitude -103.2052 in Curry County. The formal boundaries for the City of Clovis encompass a land area of 23.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Curry County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,268 feet.

The City of Clovis (GNIS ID: 2409489) 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 City of Clovis is located within Clovis Division of Curry County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Clovis: Riley Station, Riley Switch.

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Clovis, NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Clovis, NM Housing Affordability Index is 151
State of New Mexico Housing Affordability Index is 127
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Clovis, NM Wealth Index is 50
State of New Mexico Wealth Index is 71
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 40,694
Population in Households 39,849
Population in Familes 32,049
Population in Group Qrtrs 845
Population Density 1,724
Diversity Index1 78
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $39,614
Average Household Income $56,222
Per Capita Income $20,996
Wealth Index3 50

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 16,652 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,305 (49.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,820 (41.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,527 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $137,758
Housing Affordability Index2 151
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 15,125
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 9,786
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.8% 0.42%
Households 0.61% 0.35%
Families 0.27% 0.08%
Median Household Income   0.59%
Per Capita Income   1.26%

Clovis, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clovis to the other 443 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 8 98th
Population Density # 14 97th
Diversity Index # 50 89th
Median Household Income # 210 53rd
Per Capita Income # 222 50th

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