Cimarron, New Mexico

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Cimarron, New Mexico

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Cimarron Affordability of Property Taxes
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Cimarron Walking and Biking to Work

Comparative Profile of Cimarron, New Mexico

Comparing Cimarron 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
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Racial Diversity 7 1
Age of the Population 7 7
Senior Citizens 6 7
Well-Paid Single Men 5 8
Female Share of the Population 1 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 4 3
Portion of People Married 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 7 7
People Above Poverty 5 9
People in Middle Class or Better 4 8
Median Family Income 2 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 9 9
Working at Home 8 7
Short Commute Times 7 5
Public Transportation Use 7 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 8
Housing Recently Built 7 4
People Living Alone 6 7
Affordability of Rents 6 5
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 5 4

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Cimarron Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 80 miles NE of Santa Fe, New Mexico (center to center)
Nearest Large City 138 miles NE of Albuquerque, New Mexico
County Colfax
Standard Zip Codes 87714
Phone Area Codes 505
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.51
Longitude -104.915

Cimarron Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 3.6 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 47 F
Apr Temp 31 to 63 F
Jul Temp 52 to 84 F
Oct Temp 33 to 68 F
Annual Precip 17.9 inches
Distance 19.8 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 46 F
Apr Temp 29 to 65 F
Jul Temp 52 to 86 F
Oct Temp 32 to 68 F
Annual Precip 15.5 inches
Distance 20.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 48 F
Apr Temp 31 to 67 F
Jul Temp 54 to 88 F
Oct Temp 33 to 71 F
Annual Precip 16.7 inches
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Cimarron Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 917 100%
Male 473 51.6%
Female 444 48.4%
Under 18 248 27%
18+ 669 73%
65+ 148 16.1%
Median Age 39.6
Average Family Size 2.89
White 711 77.5%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 10 1.1%
Other 158 17.2%
Mixed Race 36 3.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 540 58.9%

Estimated Cimarron Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 877
Growth -40
Growth % -4.4%

Cimarron 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) 60.9%
US/American 9.2%
German 8.7%
Italian 4.2%
English 3.9%
Irish 3.5%
French (except Basque) 2.1%
Norwegian 1.2%
French Canadian 1.2%
Swedish 0.9%
Croatian 0.8%
Dutch 0.8%
European 0.8%
Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Scottish 0.6%
Welsh 0.5%
Swiss 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Cimarron, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Philmont (87714)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Cimarron 917 $30,677
Angel Fire 1,048 $56,125
Eagle Nest 306 $38,750
Maxwell 274 $28,750
Springer 1,285 $34,563
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Cimarron High Schools (2004)

Serves 120 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.5

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