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Demographics

People

Total Population667
Male Share of the Population48.3%
Female Share of the Population51.7%
Senior Citizens28%
Employed Population 16+309
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married56.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher29.5%
Median Earnings25+$15,431
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$15,536

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,773
% Above Poverty Level80.7%
% Below Poverty Level19.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home9.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.4%
Median Gross Rent$823
Median House Value$170,700

Ancestry

German24.7%
Irish23.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.1%
English14.4%
French Except Basque2.4%
Norwegian1.8%
Scottish1.6%
Italian1.5%
Swedish1.3%
Polish1.3%
Welsh1%
Canadian0.9%
Belgian0.4%
Dutch0.3%
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Cloudcroft Almanac

CategoryValue
County Otero County
Standard Zip Codes88317
P.O. Box Zip Codes88350
Phone Area Codes575, 505
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude32.95
Approximate Longitude-105.73

Cloudcroft Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCLOUDCROFT
Distance0.7 miles
Jan Temp17 to 41 F
Apr Temp28 to 57 F
Jul Temp46 to 71 F
Oct Temp31 to 59 F
Annual Precip28.1 inches
StationALAMOGORDO
Distance12.7 miles
Jan Temp29 to 55 F
Apr Temp46 to 75 F
Jul Temp66 to 93 F
Oct Temp48 to 76 F
Annual Precip13.2 inches
StationTULAROSA
Distance18.5 miles
Jan Temp28 to 56 F
Apr Temp43 to 76 F
Jul Temp64 to 93 F
Oct Temp46 to 76 F
Annual Precip11.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alamogordo31,201$54,856
Tularosa2,907$34,750

Cloudcroft Public Libraries

Michael Nivison Public Library
90 SWALLOW PLACE
Cloudcroft, New Mexico
(575) 682-1111

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Cloudcroft Public Schools

Cloudcroft Elementary
Mescalaro And Hwy 82a
ZIP: 88317
(505) 682-2361
Primary
Total Enrollment 124
Cloudcroft High
Mescalaro And Hwy 82a
ZIP: 88317
(505) 682-2361
High
Total Enrollment 126
Cloudcroft Middle
Mescalaro And Hwy 82a
ZIP: 88317
(505) 682-2361
Middle
Total Enrollment 103
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Historic Cloudcroft

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Homeward bound. between 1890 and 1910

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Homeward bound. between 1890 and 1910

Hazel Kirk's mill. between 1890 and 1910

A Mountain farm. between 1890 and 1910

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