Dexter Chaves County, New Mexico

Dexter: Town in Chaves County, New Mexico, United States

About

Dexter is a town located in the county of Chaves in the U.S. state of New Mexico. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,266 and a population density of 607 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,244 inhabitants.

Dexter Quick Facts

Population : 1,244 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Mexico (United States)
County : Chaves County
Postal code : 88230
Area : 2.09 km2
Altitude : 3,465 feet / 1056 meters
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 03:40:10 (5th December 2021)
Density : 597 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.77% (2010-2020)
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Location of Dexter on New Mexico map.
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Geography

Dexter is located at 33°11'50"N 104°22'23"W (33.1973300, -104.3730200).

Dexter map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Dexter decreased by 1.77% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,266 - census
2011 1,267 0.08% estimation process
2012 1,271 0.31% estimation process
2013 1,275 0.31% estimation process
2014 1,271 -0.31% estimation process
2015 1,271 0% estimation process
2016 1,267 -0.32% estimation process
2017 1,251 -1.28% estimation process
2018 1,239 -0.97% estimation process
2019 1,243 0.32% estimation process
2020 1,244 0.08% estimation process

Dexter zip code is 88230. County name: Chaves, County fips: 35005

Local Places in Dexter

1 Dexter Town Hall

Address: 115 E 2nd St, Dexter, NM 88230 ➦ Show Map

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Schools in Dexter

College & universities near Dexter, NM

Code Name City ZIP
187666 Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Roswell (NM) 88202-6000

Post offices near Dexter

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dexter Post Office Dexter (NM) 88230

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Other cities in Chaves County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Chaves County , NM.

City Name Population Title
Roswell 47,596 City in Chaves County, New Mexico, United States
Hagerman 1,226 City in Gooding County, Idaho, United States
Lake Arthur 422 Human settlement in Chaves County, New Mexico, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Dexter distances to largest New Mexico cities