Williamsburg, NM Demographics


Population (year 2000): 527. Estimated population in July 2005: 496 (-5.9% change)
Males: 267 (50.7%), Females: 260 (49.3%)

Sierra County

Zip code: 87942

Median resident age: 55.4 years
Median household income: $23,750 (year 2000)
Median house value: $57,300 (year 2000)

Races in Williamsburg:

  • White Non-Hispanic (82.5%)
  • Hispanic (13.1%)
  • Two or more races (3.6%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Black (1.7%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: English (19.2%), German (18.2%), Irish (15.4%), Scotch-Irish (4.4%), United States (3.8%), Dutch (3.0%).

Elevation: 4235 feet

Land area: 0.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Williamsburg

  • High school or higher: 77.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 14.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Williamsburg village

  • Never married: 9.6%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 17.3%
  • Divorced: 19.2%

1.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +60 (+12.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Williamsburg:

  • SIERRA VISTA HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; T OR C, NM)
  • SOCORRO GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 63 miles; SOCORRO, NM)
  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER INC (about 68 miles; LAS CRUCES, NM)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Williamsburg:

  • LAS CRUCES INTERNATIONAL (about 63 miles; LAS CRUCES, NM; ID: LRU)
  • HOLLOMAN AFB (about 85 miles; ALAMOGORDO, NM; ID: HMN)
  • BIGGS AAF (about 109 miles; FORT BLISS/EL PASO/, TX; ID: BIF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Williamsburg:

  • TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES MUNI (about 9 miles; TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, NM; ID: TCS)
  • HATCH MUNI (about 33 miles; HATCH, NM; ID: E05)
  • DEMING MUNI (about 67 miles; DEMING, NM; ID: DMN)
Amtrak station near Williamsburg:

  • 4 miles: TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES (TRUTH OR CONSEQNCES, 800 N. HWY. 51) – Bus Station

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Williamsburg:

  • NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 69 miles; LAS CRUCES, NM; Full-time enrollment: 12,562)
  • NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY-DONA ANA (about 69 miles; LAS CRUCES, NM; FT enrollment: 2,380)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO (about 108 miles; EL PASO, TX; FT enrollment: 12,071)
  • EL PASO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 114 miles; EL PASO, TX; FT enrollment: 11,127)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO-MAIN CAMPUS (about 140 miles; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; FT enrollment: 18,780)
  • ALBUQUERQUE TECHNICAL VOCATIONAL INSTITUTE (about 143 miles; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; FT enrollment: 9,188)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-ALBUQUERQUE NM CAMPUS (about 149 miles; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; FT enrollment: 3,261)