NM

National Population : 333,590,059
New Mexico State Population : 1,875,810

About Maxwell, NM

Maxwell, NM is located in Colfax County in the state of New Mexico.

The total City Population for Maxwell is about 212 with about 172 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 417.

The Average Home Value is $64,500.00, which is roughly 49% lower than the Average Home Value of $126,359.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 66% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $36,875.00, which is roughly 5% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $35,200.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 36% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Maxwell is about 6.1%.

New Mexico is ranked #13 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 67.89 out of 100.

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Voting

Colfax County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 20.18% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 54.37%
Democratic: 43.4%
Libertarian: 1.45%
Green: 0.42%
Other: 0.37%


Nearby Locations

Springer, NM (12.61 mi.)
Miami, NM (12.61 mi.)
Raton, NM (23.73 mi.)
Cimarron, NM (28.58 mi.)
Mills, NM (31.66 mi.)
Capulin, NM (33.92 mi.)
Des Moines, NM (36.93 mi.)
Gladstone, NM (40.40 mi.)
Eagle Nest, NM (40.94 mi.)
Guadalupita, NM (42.83 mi.)
Ocate, NM (44.16 mi.)
Roy, NM (45.81 mi.)
Wagon Mound, NM (46.30 mi.)
Ojo Feliz, NM (46.30 mi.)
Folsom, NM (47.99 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 87728
Latitude : 36.545930
Longitude : -104.629436
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 6001 ft.
Area Code(s) : 575

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.27
Male Population Estimate : 51.08%
Female Population Estimate : 48.92%
Median Age : 43.4
Male Median Age : 40.6
Female Median Age : 44.7

White Population Estimate : 87.05%
Black Population Estimate : 1.20%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 37.65%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.48%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.88%
Other Population Estimate : 13.67%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Maxwell specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Colfax County: About 13 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Colfax County: About 274 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Colfax County is about 69% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 5% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.