Population: approximately 5,300 in Tucumcari and 9,600 in Quay County
Elevation: 4,085 ft.
Location: On Historic Route 66, I-40, US 54, NM 104 and 209; 35.16 degrees north of the equator and 103.72 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Economy: Tucumcari is a Farming, Ranching, and
Climate: Dry, or mild climate with an average low of 38F/3C in January to an average high of 97F/26C in July.