Roswell Information

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General Roswell Information

State: New Mexico

County: Chaves County

Close cities: Lincoln, NM, Lake Arthur, NM, Dexter, NM, Artesia, NM, Hagerman, NM

Roswell Population (census data)
Total 45,569 (-0.8% since 2000)
Male 21,973 (48.2%)
Female 23,596 (51.8%)

Population Density: 1,575 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.9 (US Avg is 100)

Roswell Elevation: 3,573 feet above sea level

Land Area: 28.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,205

Zip Codes: 88202, 88201, and 88203.

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Roswell Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (50.9%)
  • Hispanic (44.3%)
  • Other race (21.3%)
  • Two or more races (3.3%)
  • Black (2.5%)
  • American Indian (2.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (9.3%)
  • English (8.7%)
  • Irish (7.4%)
  • United States (6.3%)
  • French (1.9%)
  • Italian (1.8%)
Foriegn Born: 4,893 people (10.7%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Roswell School Information

High Schools
Goddard High (701 E Country Club Road, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Roswell High (500 West Hobbs Street, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
University High (606 West O'connor Road, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Middle Schools
Berrendo Middle (800 Marion Richards Road, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Mesa Middle (1601 East Bland Street, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Mountain View Middle (312 E Mountainview Road, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Sidney Gutierrez Middle (#4 Challenger Road, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Sierra Middle (615 South Sycamore Avenue, Roswell, NM, 82011 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Berrendo Elementary (505 W Pine Lodge Road, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Del Norte Elementary (2701 North Garden Avenue, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
E. Grand Plains Elementary (3773 E Grand Plains Road, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
El Capitan Elementary (2807 West Bland Street, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Military Heights Elementary (1900 North Michigan, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Missouri Avenue Elementary (700 South Missouri Avenue, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Monterrey Elementary (910 West Gayle Street, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Nancy Lopez Elementary (1208 East Bland Street, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Parkview Elementary (1700 West Alameda Street, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Pecos Elementary (600 East Hobbs Street, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Sunset Elementary (25 Martin, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Valley View Elementary (1400 South Washington Avenue, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Washington Avenue Elementary (408 N Washington Avenue, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Chaves County Juvenile Detention Center (400 N Virginia, Roswell, NM, 88201 - Roswell Independent Schools District)

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