Columbus Information

Columbus Information

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

General Columbus Information

State: New Mexico

County: Luna County

Close cities: Anthony, NM, Dona Ana, NM, Deming, NM

Columbus Population (census data)
Total 1,846 (+4.0% since 2000)
Male 926 (50.2%)
Female 920 (49.8%)

Population Density: 664 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.4 (US Avg is 100)

Columbus Elevation: 4,064 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.78 square miles

Median Household Income: $18,416

Zip Codes: 88029.

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Columbus Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (83.3%)
  • Other race (25.5%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (15.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Black (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (3.9%)
  • German (2.4%)
  • English (2.0%)
  • Irish (2.0%)
Foriegn Born: 811 people (43.9%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Columbus Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Arizona Diamondbacks, Colorado Rockies
NFL Football: San Diego Chargers, Arizona Cardinals
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets, Phoenix Suns
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: University of Texas, New Mexico State University

Columbus School Information

Elementary Schools
Columbus Elementary (N Boundry Road, Columbus, NM, 88029 - Deming Public Schools District)

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