Lake Arthur, New Mexico


Lake Arthur town offices
Lake Arthur Town Offices

Lake Arthur seems to be primarily a ranching and farming community but oil and gas exploration has been increasing in the area.

Lake Arthur Police Department
Lake Arthur Police Department
The former Lake Arthur School
The former Lake Arthur School
Fast Facts about Lake Arthur, New Mexico
Lake Arthur, Chaves County, NM 88253
Latitude: 32.999556°N
Longitude: 104.365158°W
Elevation: 3,379'

Education:
High School or Higher: 53.9%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 4.9%
Graduate or Professional Degree: 2.5%
Cost of Living Index for Lake Arthur: 83.2

2014 Estimates:
Median Household Income: $25,170
Median Home Value: $34,750
Median Resident Age: 28.6 Years
Major Industries:
Health Care, Agriculture, Oil & Gas Extraction, Construction, Educational Services, Social Services, Waste Management Services, Repair & Maintenance, Retail Services
Unemployed (August 2014): 6.0%
 
Population Demographics: 2010
Total Population 436
Males 213
Females 223
Population by Age
Under 18 125
18 & over 311
20-24 23
25-34 60
35-49 88
50-64 64
65 & over 57
Population by Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino 304
Non Hispanic or Latino 132
Population by Race
White 237
African-American 2
Asian 1
Native American 1
Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
Other 161
Two or more 34