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Polvadera, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Polvadera Census Designated Place had a population of 415 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Polvadera is located at latitude 34.202 and longitude -106.9172 in Socorro County. The formal boundaries for the Polvadera Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Socorro County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,662 feet.

The Polvadera Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584183) 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 Polvadera Census Designated Place is located within of Socorro County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Polvadera 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 Polvadera: La Polvadera de San Lorenzo, Polvareda, Polvodera, Pulvidera.

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


Total Population 415
Daytime Population: Workers 14
Daytime Population: Residents 261
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 275
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.66
Population in Households 415
Population in Familes 326
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 428
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $37,223
Average Household Income $57,850
Per Capita Income $25,134


Total Housing Units 177 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 125 (70.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 27 (15.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $125,000
Average Home Value $166,400


Total Households 152
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 95
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 6.16% 1.18%
Households 5.8% 1.16%
Families 4.72% 1.03%
Median Household Income   0.81%
Per Capita Income   2.91%

Polvadera, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Polvadera 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 # 235 47th
Population Density # 131 71st
Diversity Index # 255 43rd
Median Household Income # 235 47th
Per Capita Income # 121 73rd

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