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Estancia, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Town of Estancia had a population of 1,638 as of July 1, 2019. Estancia ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Estancia is located at latitude 34.7584 and longitude -106.0558 in Torrance County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Estancia encompass a land area of 5.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Torrance County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,109 feet.

The Town of Estancia (GNIS ID: 2412601) 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 Town of Estancia is located within Estancia Division of Torrance County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Estancia: Estancia Spring.

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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Estancia, NM Housing Affordability Index is 134
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

Estancia, NM Wealth Index is 31
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 1,638
Population in Households 1,072
Population in Familes 884
Population in Group Qrtrs 566
Population Density 287
Diversity Index1 78
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $31,544
Average Household Income $40,399
Per Capita Income $11,379
Wealth Index3 31

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 492 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 250 (50.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 151 (30.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 91 (18.5%)
Median Home Value $129,487
Housing Affordability Index2 134
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 401
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 263
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 -0.11% -0.36%
Households -0.24% -0.5%
Families -0.28% -0.85%
Median Household Income   0.97%
Per Capita Income   1.27%

Estancia, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Estancia 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 # 105 77th
Population Density # 182 59th
Diversity Index # 57 87th
Median Household Income # 335 25th
Per Capita Income # 417 6th

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