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Curry County is in east central New Mexico with Texas to the east.
Named in honor of George Curry, territorial governor of New Mexico from 1907 to 1910, Curry County was formed in 1909 and contains 1,406 square miles of land and 2 square miles of water.
The county seat is Clovis.
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 67%
Government Sector: 22%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 10%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 1%
Population Density: 32 People per Square Mile
2011 Cost of Living Index for Curry County: 85.8
Median Resident Age: 30.8 Years
Estimated Median Household Income: $36,450
Estimated Median Home Value: $104,250
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