NM

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

About Tortugas, NM

Tortugas, NM is located in Dona Ana County in the state of New Mexico.

The total City Population for Tortugas is about 37,484 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 97,618.

The Average Home Value is $106,600.00, which is roughly 16% lower than the Average Home Value of $126,359.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 44% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $28,322.00, which is roughly 20% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $35,200.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 51% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Tortugas is about .

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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Nearby Locations

Mesilla Park, NM (5.43 mi.)
Vado, NM (13.67 mi.)
La Mesa, NM (15.37 mi.)
Mesquite, NM (15.72 mi.)
White Sands, NM (16.28 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 88001
Latitude : 32.285823
Longitude : -106.744852
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 3981 ft.
Area Code(s) : 575

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.41
Male Population Estimate : 48.76%
Female Population Estimate : 51.24%
Median Age : 27.5
Male Median Age : 26.5
Female Median Age : 28.7

White Population Estimate : 73.98%
Black Population Estimate : 3.61%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 65.45%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.69%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.27%
Indian Population Estimate : 3.60%
Other Population Estimate : 19.75%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Tortugas specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Dona Ana County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Dona Ana County: About 283 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Dona Ana County is about 10% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 2% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.