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Grenville, New Mexico
Village
Location of Grenville, New Mexico
Location of Grenville, New Mexico
Country United States
State New Mexico
County Union
Area
 • Total 0.6 sq mi (1.6 km2)
 • Land 0.6 sq mi (1.6 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 5,981 ft (1,823 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 25
 • Density 39.8/sq mi (15.4/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 88424
Area code(s) 575
FIPS code 35-30770
GNIS feature ID 0928315

Grenville is a village in Union County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 25 at the 2000 census. The village lost population for much of the twentieth century, but recent economic success bodes well.

Geography

Grenville is located at 36°35′36″N 103°36′52″W / 36.59333°N 103.61444°W / 36.59333; -103.61444 (36.593305, -103.614552).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 231
1940 143 −38.1%
1950 102 −28.7%
1960 55 −46.1%
1970 21 −61.8%
1980 39 85.7%
1990 24 −38.5%
2000 25 4.2%
2010 38 52.0%
Est. 2015 35 −7.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 25 people, 9 households, and 6 families residing in the village. The population density was 39.8 people per square mile (15.3/km²). There were 14 housing units at an average density of 22.3 per square mile (8.6/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 100.00% White.

There were 9 households out of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.7% were married couples living together, and 33.3% were non-families. 33.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 33.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.78 and the average family size was 3.67.

In the village, the population was spread out with 32.0% under the age of 18, 4.0% from 18 to 24, 20.0% from 25 to 44, 16.0% from 45 to 64, and 28.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 108.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 70.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $54,375, and the median income for a family was $58,125. Males had a median income of $0 versus $0 for females. The per capita income for the village was $21,536. None of the population and none of the families were below the poverty line.


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