Send us your Chaves County photos:
The county is in the Roswell metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 61,635. This was an increase of .41% from the 2000 census.
In 2002, the per capita personal income in Chaves County was $22,727. This was an increase of 32.4% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 74% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.
10% of Chaves County residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Chaves County ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
Cemeteries in Chaves County include Boaz Cemetery, Cox Cemetery, Eden Valley Cemetery, Elk Cemetery, Frazier Cemetery, Hagerman Cemetery, Lake Arthur Cemetery, Liston Cemetery, Murphys Chapel Cemetery, Saint Marys Cemetery ... View cemeteries
Communities in Chaves County include Acme, Dexter, Hagerman, Lake Arthur, Roswell ... View communities
Colleges in Chaves County include Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell, New Mexico Military Institute ... View colleges
School districts in Chaves County include Dexter Countynsolidated Schools, Hagerman Municipal Schools, Lake Arthur Municipal Schools, Roswell Independent Schools ... View school districts
To see school district boundaries, wait for the map to load in the new window, then select 'Legend.' Choose 'school districts' and update map.
Libraries in Chaves County include Roswell Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Chaves County include Roswell Daily Record ... View newspapers
Chaves County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Chaves County political report.
Airports in Chaves County include Roswell Industrial Air Center
More info about Chaves County:
Search for a local report:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!