NM

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

About Shiprock, NM

Shiprock, NM is located in San Juan County in the state of New Mexico.

The total City Population for Shiprock is about 8,966 with about 256 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 11,967.

The Average Home Value is $72,300.00, which is roughly 43% lower than the Average Home Value of $126,359.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 62% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $34,911.00, which is roughly 1% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $35,200.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 39% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Shiprock is about 17%.

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

San Juan County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 44.99% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 62.86%
Democratic: 34.58%
Libertarian: 1.58%
Other: 0.5%
Green: 0.48%


Nearby Locations

Waterflow, NM (13.35 mi.)
Fruitland, NM (15.99 mi.)
Kirtland, NM (17.57 mi.)
Farmington, NM (24.92 mi.)
Flora Vista, NM (32.36 mi.)
La Plata, NM (35.48 mi.)
Bloomfield, NM (35.67 mi.)
Aztec, NM (37.80 mi.)
Blanco, NM (49.30 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 87420
Latitude : 36.500883
Longitude : -108.647770
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 5488 ft.
Area Code(s) : 505

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 3.42
Male Population Estimate : 48.69%
Female Population Estimate : 51.31%
Median Age : 30.3
Male Median Age : 29.0
Female Median Age : 31.8

White Population Estimate : 2.31%
Black Population Estimate : 0.41%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.35%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.30%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 98.27%
Other Population Estimate : 0.37%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Shiprock specifically.
Average # of Homicides for San Juan County: About 10 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for San Juan County: About 744 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

San Juan County is about 60% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 61% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.