De Baca County NM Information


De Baca County Subdivisions

De Baca County NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,835
Daytime Population: Workers 663
Daytime Population: Residents 1,134
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,797
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 1,826
Population in Familes 1,453
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $30,774
Average Household Income $51,605
Per Capita Income $23,465


Total Housing Units 1,338 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 608 (45.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 223 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 507 (37.9%)
Median Home Value $84,356
Average Home Value $129,729


Total Households 831
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 518
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 -1.33% -1.42%
Households -1.27% -1.39%
Families -1.57% -1.55%
Median Household Income   2.48%
Per Capita Income   3.79%


De Baca County NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares De Baca County to the other 33 counties and county equivalents 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 # 32 6th
Population Density # 31 9th
Diversity Index # 27 21st
Median Household Income # 29 15th
Per Capita Income # 12 67th

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