Clovis, New Mexico

Clovis: City in New Mexico, USA


Clovis is a city located in the county of Curry in the U.S. state of New Mexico. Its population at the 2010 census was 37,775 and a population density of 613 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 38,091 inhabitants.

The city was created 115 years ago in 1908.

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Location of Clovis on New Mexico map.

Quick Facts about Clovis

Population : 38,091 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Mexico (United States)
County : Curry County
Postal code : 88101, 88102
Area : 61.58 km2
Official name : Clovis
Named for : Clovis I
Altitude : 4,268 feet / 1301 meters
Capital city : Clovis is capital of Curry County
Establishment : January 01, 1909 (115 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 15:40:13 (15th April 2024)
Density : 619 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.83% (2010-2020)
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Clovis is located at 34°24'17"N 103°12'19"W (34.4048000, -103.2052300).

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The population of Clovis increased by 0.83% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2007 33,182 -
2010 37,775 12.16% census
2011 39,014 3.18% estimation process
2012 39,524 1.29% estimation process
2013 39,531 0.02% estimation process
2014 39,901 0.93% estimation process
2015 39,286 -1.57% estimation process
2016 39,303 0.04% estimation process
2017 38,942 -0.93% estimation process
2018 38,596 -0.9% estimation process
2019 38,319 -0.72% estimation process
2020 38,091 -0.6% estimation process

Clovis zip code is 88101. County name: Curry, County fips: 35009

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People born in Clovis (33)

People born in Clovis, including computer scientist Jack Elton Bresenham, astronomer Dennis K. Chesney, musician and record producer, talent manager Norman Petty, .


  • Hank Baskett (American football player) he was born in 04/09/1982
  • Gary Urton (American anthropologist) he was born in 07/07/1946
  • Sonny West (American rockabilly musician, singer, songwriter) he was born in 30/07/1937
  • Wayne Hale (NASA official) he was born in 05/07/1954
  • John F. Mulholland, Jr. (United States general) he was born in 22/09/1955
  • Angela Rockwood (actress) she was born in 14/03/1975
  • Benjamin Harjo, Jr. (Contemporary Shawnee-Seminole painter and printmaker from Oklahoma) he was born in 19/09/1945
  • Bryce Jordan (President of Penn State University) he was born in 22/09/1924
  • Charles Billingsley (American musician) he was born in 07/01/1970
  • D. J. Brigman (professional golfer) he was born in 03/05/1976
  • Earl Ben Gilliam (United States federal judge) he was born in 17/08/1931
  • Howard C. Bratton (United States federal judge) he was born in 04/02/1922
  • Jerry Nuzum (American football player (1923-1997)) he was born in 08/09/1923
  • Kenny Bernstein (American drag racer and auto racing team owner) he was born in 06/09/1944
  • Matt Othick (American basketball player) he was born in 16/03/1969
  • Robert Grant (American politician from Kansas) he was born in 28/11/1948
  • Walter Dwight Bradley (American politician) he was born in 30/10/1946
  • Nathan Hecht (Texas judge) he was born in 15/08/1949

Schools in Clovis

College & universities near Clovis, NM

Code Name City ZIP
187639 Clovis Community College Clovis (NM) 88101-8381
187648 Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus Portales (NM) 88130

Post offices near Clovis

Post Office Name City ZIP
Clov Post Office Clovis (NM) 88101

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Clovis , California The fourth most populous city in Fresno County, California. It is located in the San Joaquin Valley region of California. Clovis is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Clovis Veterans Memorial District and the Clovis Rodeo. with a population of 122,989 people.

Other cities in Curry County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Curry County , NM.

City Name Population Title
Texico 1,062 City in Curry County, New Mexico, United States of America
Melrose 622 Village in Curry County, New Mexico, United States
Grady 102 Human settlement in Curry County, New Mexico, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Clovis distances to largest New Mexico cities