Edgewood, New Mexico

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Edgewood, New Mexico

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 12% Edgewood People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 13% Edgewood Low Rate of Poverty
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 15% Edgewood Median Family Income
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Edgewood College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Edgewood, New Mexico

Comparing Edgewood 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 8 8
Racial Diversity 8 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 4
Age of the Population 4 6
Female Share of the Population 3 3
Well-Paid Single Men 3 5
Senior Citizens 1 1


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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 9 8
Median Family Income 7 9
People in Middle Class or Better 7 9
People Above Poverty 6 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 8 7
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Public Transportation Use 2 2
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 3
Affordability of Rents 3 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1
People Living Alone 1 1

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Edgewood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 26 miles E of Albuquerque, New Mexico
County Santa Fe
Metro Area Santa Fe
Standard Zip Codes 87015
Phone Area Codes 505
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.061
Longitude -106.19

Edgewood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 14.6 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 43 F
Apr Temp 31 to 65 F
Jul Temp 54 to 87 F
Oct Temp 33 to 68 F
Annual Precip 13.7 inches
Distance 23.2 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 48 F
Apr Temp 41 to 71 F
Jul Temp 65 to 92 F
Oct Temp 44 to 71 F
Annual Precip 9.4 inches
Distance 44.3 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 47 F
Apr Temp 31 to 63 F
Jul Temp 53 to 85 F
Oct Temp 34 to 67 F
Annual Precip 17.4 inches
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Edgewood Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,893 100%
Male 939 49.6%
Female 954 50.4%
Under 18 622 32.9%
18+ 1,271 67.1%
65+ 122 6.4%
Median Age 35.5
Average Family Size 3.18
White 1,638 86.5%
African-American 6 0.3%
Asian 4 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 41 2.2%
Other 156 8.2%
Mixed Race 45 2.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 385 20.3%

Estimated Edgewood Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,791
Growth -102
Growth % -5.4%

Edgewood 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) 25.8%
German 19%
Irish 15.6%
English 9.8%
US/American 8.8%
Norwegian 3.9%
Italian 3.5%
French (except Basque) 2.5%
Czechoslovakian 1.7%
Armenian 1.2%
French Canadian 1.1%
Polish 1.1%
Scottish 1.1%
U.S. Virgin Islander 0.8%
Swedish 0.7%
European 0.6%
Welsh 0.6%
Belgian 0.6%
Canadian 0.5%
British 0.5%
Scotch-Irish 0.5%
Dutch 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Edgewood 1,893 $45,952
Estancia 1,584 $33,750
Moriarty 1,765 $31,957
Tijeras 474 $46,250

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