NM

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

About Tucumcari, NM

Tucumcari, NM is located in San Miguel County in the state of New Mexico.

The total City Population for Tucumcari is about 4,793 with about 197 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 7,133.

The Average Home Value is $33,050.00, which is roughly 74% lower than the Average Home Value of $126,359.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 82% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $12,757.00, which is roughly 64% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $35,200.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 78% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Tucumcari is about 9%.

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 Miguel County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 56.63% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 68.41%
Republican: 29.67%
Libertarian: 1%
Green: 0.49%
Other: 0.43%


Nearby Locations

Quay, NM (15.29 mi.)
Logan, NM (21.75 mi.)
Bard, NM (23.29 mi.)
San Jon, NM (23.29 mi.)
Glenrio, NM (26.46 mi.)
Newkirk, NM (29.17 mi.)
Bell Ranch, NM (29.17 mi.)
McAlister, NM (29.66 mi.)
Grady, NM (33.28 mi.)
House, NM (33.29 mi.)
Cuervo, NM (39.21 mi.)
Mosquero, NM (39.51 mi.)
Albert, NM (39.51 mi.)
Broadview, NM (42.22 mi.)
Bellview, NM (42.22 mi.)
Nara Visa, NM (42.99 mi.)
Garita, NM (45.25 mi.)
Saint Vrain, NM (49.59 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 88401, 88416
Latitude : 35.471875
Longitude : -104.032470
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 4222 ft.
Area Code(s) : 575

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.00
Male Population Estimate : 49.04%
Female Population Estimate : 50.96%
Median Age : 53.2
Male Median Age : 52.3
Female Median Age : 53.8

White Population Estimate : 87.58%
Black Population Estimate : 1.98%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 49.31%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.68%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.14%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.27%
Other Population Estimate : 10.22%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for San Miguel County: About 480 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

San Miguel County is about 59% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 40% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.