Catron County

Catron County, New Mexico

100 Main St
Reserve, NM 87830
Phone: (505) 533-6423
Fax: (505) 533-6433

On the central western border of NM, southwest of Albuquerque; organized Feb 25, 1921 from Socorro County. Name Origin: For Thomas Benton Catron (1840-1921), Confederate officer during the Civil War and U.S. senator from NM (1912-17)

Area (sq mi):: 6929.03 (land 6927.81; water 1.22) Population per square mile: 0.50
Population 2005: 3,409 State rank: 31 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.80%; 1990-2000 38.20% Population 2000: 3,543 (White 75.80%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 19.20%; Asian 0.70%; Other 11.30%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 47.80
Income 2000: per capita $13,951; median household $23,892; Population below poverty level: 24.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $14,377-$16,303
Unemployment (2004): 7.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 25.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 16.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Catron County Manager Bill Green said his constituents have seen calf birth rates drop by one-third or more and they feel there's nowhere to turn because federal officials say they have a responsibility under the federal Endangered Species Act to restore the wolves.
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The Mogollon Project, which is located in Catron County, New Mexico, reportedly encompasses most of the Mogollon district, which has substantial recorded historical production of silver and gold.
On Tuesday, around 1,953 people, including 18 hotshot crews and 24 hand crews, continued working to contain the fire which has reached to the location of Apache, Navajo, Graham, and Greenlee counties, Fort Apache Indian Reservation, San Carlos Apache Indian Reservation, Arizona; Catron County and New Mexico.
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* My report in an eight-page section of how public lands ranchers, loggers and their allies in Catron County were using threats of violence to intimidate federal officials trying to rein in overgrazing and over cutting.
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Senator from Colorado; Ed Shepard, Assistant Director, Renewable Resources and Planning, Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior; Ed Wehrheim, Chairman, Catron County Commission, Catron County, New Mexico; Honorable Ron Wyden, U.S.
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