Angel Fire, New Mexico

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Angel Fire, New Mexico

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High Points

Angel Fire strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New Mexico):

Category Trophy
Short Commute Times
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Angel Fire Short Commute Times
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Angel Fire College Educated Adults
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 5% trophy Angel Fire Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. State)
Top 7% Angel Fire Well-Paid Single Men
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 7% Angel Fire People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 11% Angel Fire Well-Paid Single Women
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 16% Angel Fire Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Angel Fire, New Mexico

Comparing Angel Fire to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New Mexico (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Age of the Population 10 10
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 9 10
Well-Paid Single Women 9 9
Racial Diversity 8 3
Senior Citizens 6 7
Female Share of the Population 1 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 10
Average Household Size 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 10 10
Median Family Income 9 10
People in Middle Class or Better 8 10
People Above Poverty 5 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 10 10
Working at Home 10 10
Public Transportation Use 8 9
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 10
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 3
People Living Alone 3 3
Affordability of Rents 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 4 8
Low Property Crime 4 6

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Angel Fire Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 61 miles NE of Santa Fe, New Mexico (center to center)
Nearest Large City 118 miles NE of Albuquerque, New Mexico
County Colfax
P.O. Box Zip Codes 87710
Phone Area Codes 505
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.393
Longitude -105.284

Angel Fire Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 1.2 miles
Jan Temp 1 to 37 F
Apr Temp 22 to 55 F
Jul Temp 42 to 77 F
Oct Temp 23 to 61 F
Annual Precip 15.6 inches
Station OCATE 2 NW
Distance 18 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 45 F
Apr Temp 27 to 61 F
Jul Temp 48 to 81 F
Oct Temp 30 to 64 F
Annual Precip 18.6 inches
Station GASCON
Distance 35.3 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 43 F
Apr Temp 27 to 55 F
Jul Temp 45 to 75 F
Oct Temp 30 to 61 F
Annual Precip 24.6 inches
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Angel Fire Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,048 100%
Male 536 51.1%
Female 512 48.9%
Under 18 209 19.9%
18+ 839 80.1%
65+ 167 15.9%
Median Age 46.9
Average Family Size 2.56
White 948 90.5%
African-American 2 0.2%
Asian 10 1%
American Indian & Alaskan 11 1%
Other 47 4.5%
Mixed Race 30 2.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 127 12.1%

Estimated Angel Fire Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,100
Growth 52
Growth % 5%

Angel Fire Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.1%
English 15.5%
German 12.6%
Irish 11.4%
US/American 8.9%
Scotch-Irish 3.9%
Norwegian 2.8%
Italian 2.8%
European 2.8%
Polish 2.8%
Scottish 2.6%
Swedish 1.9%
French (except Basque) 1.9%
Northern European 1.3%
Dutch 1.3%
Belgian 1.1%
Welsh 1.1%
French Canadian 0.7%
Danish 0.6%
Russian 0.6%
Iranian 0.5%
Icelander 0.4%
Finnish 0.4%
Canadian 0.2%
Pennsylvania German 0.2%
Croatian 0.2%
Scandinavian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Angel Fire 1,048 $56,125
Cimarron 917 $30,677
Eagle Nest 306 $38,750
Red River 484 $39,792
Taos 4,700 $33,564

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Angel Fire, New Mexico
(505) 377-6755

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Serves 86 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.1

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