Tucumcari, NM Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,026 housing units in Tucumcari. This represents a 4.4% decline from 3,164 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,937 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 89 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Tucumcari is about 63.3%. Tucumcari's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 18.8%. Average household size is 2.39 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Tucumcari were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom15.50%
Two Bedrooms36.70%
Three Bedrooms37.70%
Four Bedrooms8%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.56
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$48,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$27,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.11
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$289

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.90%
Home Equity Loan0.50%
Simple Mortgage40.20%
Debt Free56.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.1%