Carrizozo is located close to the center of New Mexico. Carrizozo is between the Lincoln, Torrance county. Carrizozo has 8.36 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Carrizozo population is 866, which has shrunk 16.41% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 14.35% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Carrizozo median household income is $25,978 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 14.71% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 31.74% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Carrizozo median house value is $82,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 76.39% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 47.36% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Carrizozo is close to the state average in quality. The Carrizozo area code is 575.