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Fairacres, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Fairacres Census Designated Place had a population of 814 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Fairacres is located at latitude 32.3047 and longitude -106.8366 in Doña Ana County. The formal boundaries for the Fairacres Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Doña Ana County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,898 feet.

The Fairacres Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584098) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

New Mexico is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Fairacres Census Designated Place is located within Fairacres Division of Doña Ana County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Fairacres: Fairacers.

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


Total Population 814
Daytime Population: Workers 387
Daytime Population: Residents 495
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 882
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 814
Population in Familes 689
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 386
Diversity Index3 67


Median Household Income $47,297
Average Household Income $62,738
Per Capita Income $24,041


Total Housing Units 336 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 230 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 80 (23.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $230,405
Average Home Value $233,983


Total Households 311
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 219
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 -0.17% -0.05%
Households -0.18% -0.06%
Families 0.19% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.93%

Fairacres, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fairacres 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 # 172 61st
Population Density # 143 68th
Diversity Index # 211 52nd
Median Household Income # 118 74th
Per Capita Income # 147 67th

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