NM

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

About Virden, NM

Virden, NM is located in Hidalgo County in the state of New Mexico.

The total City Population for Virden is about 129 with about 235 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,662.

The Average Home Value is $82,200.00, which is roughly 35% lower than the Average Home Value of $126,359.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 56% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $35,729.00, which is roughly 1% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $35,200.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 38% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Virden is about 23.3%.

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

Hidalgo County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 26.52% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 56.74%
Democratic: 41.69%
Libertarian: 0.66%
Other: 0.61%
Green: 0.3%


Nearby Locations

Animas, NM (28.21 mi.)
Buckhorn, NM (35.74 mi.)
Hurley, NM (41.60 mi.)
Arenas Valley, NM (42.72 mi.)
Silver City, NM (42.72 mi.)
Bayard, NM (44.13 mi.)
Vanadium, NM (44.13 mi.)
Faywood, NM (48.13 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 88045
Latitude : 32.349154
Longitude : -108.786582
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 4270 ft.
Area Code(s) : 575

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.52
Male Population Estimate : 49.89%
Female Population Estimate : 50.11%
Median Age : 39.2
Male Median Age : 37.8
Female Median Age : 40.4

White Population Estimate : 86.70%
Black Population Estimate : 1.01%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 65.95%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.63%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.98%
Other Population Estimate : 12.04%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Virden specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Hidalgo County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Hidalgo County: About 505 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Hidalgo County is about 43% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.