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La Quinta Farmington
675 Scott Avenue
Farmington, NM 87401 US

Farmington Travelodge
510 Scott Ave
Farmington, NM 87401

Super 8 Farmington East Nm
4751 Cortez Way
Farmington, NM 87402

Comfort Inn Farmington
555 Scott Ave
Farmington, NM 87401

Red Lion Hotel Farmington
700 Scott Ave
Farmington, NM 87401

Rodeway Inn Farmington
1601 E Broadway St
Farmington, NM 87401

The Region Inn Farmington
601 E Broadway
Farmington, NM 87401

Quality Inn Farmington
1901 E Broadway St
Farmington, NM 87401

Super 8 Bloomfield
525 W Broadway Ave Bloomfield,
NM 87413

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About Shiprock

Shiprock, New Mexico, is a suburb of Farmington, New Mexico. It is located in the northwest part of the state. According to the latest census figures, Shiprock has a population of just over 8,295 residents. The entire city is located inside the boundaries of a Navajo reservation. The city is governed by laws set down by the Navajo governing council. The city of Shiprock gets its name from a large rock formation of the same name located near the city.

Almost 97 percent of the city's residents are of Native American descent. The rest of the population is mostly white or Latino. There are a few residents of African American and Asian descent.

The average age of a Shiprock resident is around 25. The majority of the population is under the age of 40. Shiprock's median family income level is below that of the rest of the state of New Mexico. Almost 40 percent of the city's residents have incomes below the poverty line. The rate of unemployment in Shiprock is above the state's average.

Shiprock is a part of the the Central Consolidated School District. This district also includes several other Navajo communities in the surrounding area. Shiprock also has a branch of the Navajo Community College system.

In the area of health care, Shiprock is served by the Northern Navajo Medical Center. There are also several other hospitals and health service providers in the surrounding areas, especially in Farmington.

The area in and around Shiprock has a climate filled with abundant sunshine and few totally cloudy days. Precipitation is below the national average. It is very warm in the summer months. During the winter, some days can be very cold and snowy.