Mountainair is located close to the center of New Mexico. Mountainair is part of Torrance County. Mountainair has 1.07 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Mountainair population is 1,045, which has shrunk 6.36% 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%. Mountainair median household income is $20,132 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 4.80% 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%. Mountainair median house value is $92,400 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -77.35% 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 Mountainair is close to the state average in quality. The Mountainair area code is 505.