Carlsbad Information

Carlsbad Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Carlsbad, NM

General Carlsbad Information

State: New Mexico

County: Eddy County

Close cities: Loco-Hills, NM, Loving, NM, Carlsbad North, NM, Artesia, NM, Whites-City, NM, Lakewood, NM, Malaga, NM

Carlsbad Population (census data)
Total 25,033 (-2.8% since 2000)
Male 12,057 (48.2%)
Female 12,976 (51.8%)

Population Density: 882 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.4 (US Avg is 100)

Carlsbad Elevation: 3,111 feet above sea level

Land Area: 28.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,352

Zip Codes: 88220, and 88221.

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Carlsbad Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (58.8%)
  • Hispanic (36.7%)
  • Other race (15.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)
  • Black (2.2%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (10.6%)
  • English (9.8%)
  • United States (8.7%)
  • Irish (8.2%)
  • French (2.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.0%)
Foriegn Born: 1,036 people (4.1%)
  • Latin America (72.2%)
  • Europe (16.7%)
  • Asia (11.1%)

Local Carlsbad Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Colorado Rockies, Arizona Diamondbacks, Houston Astros
NFL Football: Arizona Cardinals, Dallas Cowboys
NBA Basketball: Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: New Mexico State University, University of New Mexico

Carlsbad School Information

High Schools
Carlsbad High (3000 West Church Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Middle Schools
Alta Vista Middle (301 South Alta Vista Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
P. R. Leyva Middle (800 West Church Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Craft Elementary (406 W Lea, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Dr. E. M. Smith Elementary (2415 Carver Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Eddy Elementary (700 West Stevens Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Hillcrest Elementary (215 North Sixth Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Joe Stanley Smith Elementary (505 South Alta Vista Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Monterrey Elementary (1101 North Ninth Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Pate Elementary (120 Kircher Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Puckett Elementary (2212 Primrose Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Riverside Elementary (1600 Johnson Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Sunset Elementary (923 North Walter Street, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Ece Center (1801 W Lea, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Grace House Program Residential Treatment Center (2412 Tulip, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)
Jefferson Monessori (1518 Orchard Lane, Carlsbad, NM, 88220 - Carlsbad Municipal Schools District)

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