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Welcome to Deming ...

The city of Deming is located in Luna County<1> and is the County Seat for Luna County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Deming has a population of 13,921 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Deming.

Deming is 4,320 feet [1,317 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Deming is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Deming lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Deming is within the boundaries of the (575) area code.

Websites for Deming ...

Official Website: www.cityofdeming.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Deming had an population of 13,921 people. This is a decrease of 6.29% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.38% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Deming had a population of 14,855 people (which is 59.2% of the total population of Luna County). This makes Deming the county's most populous community.

The population of Deming represents 0.72% of the total population of New Mexico (which has 2,059,179 people), making it the state's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 14,855 people, the population of Deming increased 5.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 14,116 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Deming.

Communities Also Named Deming ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Mexico communities named Deming: This one is located in Luna County and the other is located in Grant County.

Beyond New Mexico, there are 3 communities that are also named Deming - they are located in Indiana and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Deming.

Communities near Deming ...

We have created a list of 6 communities that are near Deming.

  • Sunshine [Luna County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunshine
    • Sunshine [Luna County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Deming
  • Old Town [Luna County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Town
    • Old Town [Luna County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Deming
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Town have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Town
  • Nutt [Luna County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nutt
    • Nutt [Luna County] was located 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Deming
  • Columbus [Luna County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbus
    • Columbus [Luna County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<4> to the south of Deming
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,622 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbus have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus<6>
  • Hurley [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurley
    • Hurley [Grant County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Deming
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,175 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hurley<6>
  • Bayard [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayard
    • Bayard [Grant County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Deming
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,117 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayard have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bayard<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Deming. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Deming.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Deming. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Deming.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Deming. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Deming.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Deming ...

Looking for more information about Deming? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Deming, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Deming.

Mentions & References for Deming

Communities in New Mexico

About Luna County

About New Mexico

The official website for Deming: www.cityofdeming.org/

The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including Luna, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Deming.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Deming - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Deming) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Deming. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DemingOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deming. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2646, Longitude: -107.7581    
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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