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Demographics

People

Total Population461
Male Share of the Population49%
Female Share of the Population51%
Senior Citizens11.9%
Employed Population 16+174
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married42.8%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.8%
Median Earnings25+$24,271
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,667
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,167

Wealth

Median Family Income$56,250
% Above Poverty Level86.1%
% Below Poverty Level13.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone16%
Median Gross Rent$435
Median House Value$68,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)78.7%
Swedish5.6%
German3.3%
Irish2.2%
Scottish1.7%
Portuguese0.4%
French Except Basque0.4%
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Lake Arthur Almanac

CategoryValue
County Chaves County
Standard Zip Codes88253
Phone Area Codes575
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude32.99
Approximate Longitude-104.36

Lake Arthur Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationARTESIA 6 S
Distance16 miles
Jan Temp21 to 56 F
Apr Temp40 to 78 F
Jul Temp64 to 94 F
Oct Temp42 to 77 F
Annual Precip13.3 inches
StationROSWELL AP
Distance23 miles
Jan Temp24 to 56 F
Apr Temp43 to 78 F
Jul Temp67 to 95 F
Oct Temp46 to 77 F
Annual Precip13.3 inches
StationMALJAMAR 4 SE
Distance40.7 miles
Jan Temp25 to 56 F
Apr Temp43 to 78 F
Jul Temp64 to 96 F
Oct Temp46 to 77 F
Annual Precip16 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Artesia11,817$62,964
Dexter1,254$43,194
Hagerman999$31,731

Lake Arthur Public Schools

Lake Arthur Elementary
700 Broadway
ZIP: 88253
(505) 365-2000
Primary
Total Enrollment 55
Lake Arthur High
700 Broadway
ZIP: 88253
(505) 365-2000
High
Total Enrollment 37
Lake Arthur Middle
700 Broadway
ZIP: 88253
(505) 365-2000
Middle
Total Enrollment 27
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