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West Hammond, New Mexico
Census-designated place
Country United States
State New Mexico
County San Juan
Area
 • Total 7.54 sq mi (19.53 km2)
 • Land 7.46 sq mi (19.33 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation 4,842 ft (1,476 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,790
 • Density 370.0/sq mi (142.86/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
GNIS feature ID 2584236

West Hammond is a census-designated place in San Juan County, New Mexico, United States. Its population was 2,790 as of the 2010 census.

Geography

West Hammond is located at coordinates 36 ° 41'8 "N 108 ° 2'29" W. According to the United States Census Bureau, West Hammond has a total area of 19.53 square kilometers, of which 19.33 km² is land and (1.02%) 0.2 km² is water.

Demographics

According to the 2010 census, 2790 people were living in West Hammond. The population density was 142.87 inhabitants per square kilometer. Of the 2790 inhabitants, West Hammond was composed by 72.83% White, 0.79% were African American, 14.3% were Native American, 0.07% were Asian, 0% were Pacific Islanders, the 8.71% were of other races and 3.3% from two or more races. Of the total population 26.16% were Hispanic or Latino of any race.


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