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Demographics

People

Total Population905
Male Share of the Population47.3%
Female Share of the Population52.7%
Senior Citizens23.1%
Employed Population 16+294
Age of the Population56

Families

% of people married30.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.6%
Median Earnings25+$21,325
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$6,579
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,156

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,806
% Above Poverty Level76.2%
% Below Poverty Level23.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home7.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work12.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone60.1%
Median Gross Rent$617
Median House Value$84,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)53%
German14.4%
Irish10.5%
English7.3%
Scottish6%
Norwegian2.1%
Welsh1.9%
French Except Basque1.8%
Russian1.2%
Swedish0.9%
Italian0.7%
Belgian0.4%
Danishn0.3%
Dutch0.3%
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Carrizozo Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lincoln County
Standard Zip Codes88301
Phone Area Codes575
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude33.64
Approximate Longitude-105.88

Carrizozo Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCARRIZOZO 1 SW
Distance1.5 miles
Jan Temp22 to 52 F
Apr Temp37 to 73 F
Jul Temp59 to 91 F
Oct Temp39 to 73 F
Annual Precip13.5 inches
StationRUIDOSO
Distance24.1 miles
Jan Temp20 to 50 F
Apr Temp30 to 65 F
Jul Temp49 to 80 F
Oct Temp33 to 67 F
Annual Precip22.7 inches
StationBINGHAM 2 NE
Distance33.2 miles
Jan Temp21 to 50 F
Apr Temp35 to 71 F
Jul Temp58 to 90 F
Oct Temp39 to 71 F
Annual Precip12 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Capitan1,548$36,413
Ruidoso7,833$47,612

Carrizozo Public Schools

Carrizozo Middle
800 D Ave
ZIP: 88301
(505) 648-2348
Middle
Total Enrollment 46
Carrizozo Elementary
800 D Ave
ZIP: 88301
(505) 648-2348
Primary
Total Enrollment 56
Carrizozo High
800 D Ave
ZIP: 88301
(505) 648-2348
High
Total Enrollment 46
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