Cannon AFB, New MexicoCannon AFB
is a town located in Curry County, New Mexico
. As of the 2000
census, the town had a total population of 2,557.
Geography\nCannon AFB is located at 34°23'54" North, 103°19'40" West (34.398317, -103.327854)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the town has a total area of 13.8 km²
). 13.8 km² (5.3 mi²) of it is land and 0.19% is water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 2,557 people, 921 households, and 575 families residing in the town. The population density
is 185.9/km² (481.8/mi²). There are 1,087 housing units at an average density of 79.0/km² (204.8/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 67.97% White, 13.34% African American
, 0.70% Native American
, 5.71% Asian
, 0.31% Pacific Islander, 6.06% from other races, and 5.91% from two or more races. 12.12% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 921 households out of which 37.5% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.9% are married couples living together, 4.2% have a female householder with no husband present, and 37.5% are non-families. 37.4% of all households are made up of individuals and 0.0% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.16 and the average family size is 2.82.
In the town the population is spread out with 20.2% under the age of 18, 52.8% from 18 to 24, 26.2% from 25 to 44, 0.8% from 45 to 64, and 0.0% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 22 years. For every 100 females there are 153.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 171.4 males.
The median income for a household in the town is $18,465, and the median income for a family is $25,573. Males have a median income of $15,546 versus $14,635 for females. The per capita income for the town is $11,562. 12.0% of the population and 11.5% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 14.0% are under the age of 18 and 0.0% are 65 or older.