Deming
Community Report, 2010



Demographics

In 2010, there were 17,319 licensed drivers in Deming. Of these, there were 8,448 females and 8,871 males. The population of Deming was 14,855. The total number of crashes in 2010 was 290, yielding a crash rate of 20 per thousand people (total number of crashes 290 divided by total population 14,855 times 1,000). The corresponding rate for the state was 21 per thousand people.

General Crash Information

From 2001 to 2010 the number of crashes has shown no trend. Fatal and injury crashes have also shown no trend from 2001 to 2010. Belt usage (as a percentage) involving Visible injuries has increased since last year, while belt usage involving Incapacitating injuries has decreased. Belt usage (as a percentage) involving Fatalities has decreased since last year. There were no fatalities in the 7 intersections with the most crashes in 2010. Of these intersections, four involved Pine St.

Alcohol-related Crash Information

Information about alcohol-involved crashes is included in all sections of this report. Of the 19 people convicted of DWI in Deming, 53 percent were first-time DWI convictions (number of first convictions 10 divided by the total number of people convicted 19 times 100).

Crash Specifics

Crashes involving Other vehicles was the most common class, accounting for 74 percent of all crashes. Crashes involving Overturns resulted in fatalities. Passenger cars were the vehicle type most often involved in crashes, accounting for 37 percent of all vehicles in crashes. Pickups accounted for 27 percent of vehicles involved in crashes. Together these two vehicle types comprised 64 percent of the vehicles involved in injury crashes. The most common top contributing factors were Failing to yield, Driver inattention and Other. There was one fatal crash in 2010. The top contributing factor for the fatal crash was Alcohol involvement.

People in Crashes

Overall, males were 54 percent of drivers in crashes. They account for 51 percent of licensed drivers in Deming. Three pedestrians were involved in crashes in 2010. In 2010, no "Teenagers" and one Young Adult were killed in crashes in Deming. Statewide 11 percent of alcohol-involved drivers were under 21; in Deming 18 percent (2 of 11) were under 21.




  • Location of arrest/conviction was determined by police agency/court location, not driver residence.
  • Crashes and drivers were counted by the city of occurrence/residence.
  • Population was counted according to the Census definition.
         The city population data is from the most current 2010 census counts.
  • Young adults are people between the ages of 20 and 24.
  • 'Teenagers' are people between the ages of 15 and 19.
  • Tables only include variable values for which there are data.




Crashes in Deming
by Alcohol Involvement, 2001-2010
Fatal and Injury Crashes in Deming
by Alcohol Involvement, 2001-2010
   




Passenger Vehicle Seatbelt Usage and Injuries in Deming, 2010 - 2008
Injury Level 2010 2009 2008
Total No Belt Total No Belt Total No Belt
 Killed 1        1        2        1        0        0       
 Incapacitating injury 5        1        10        0        3        0       
 Visible injury 28        1        24        2        18        1       
 Complaint of injury 40        1        59        1        43        0       
 Unhurt 506        1        585        7        484        1       
 Total 580        5        680        11        548        2       




The Seven Intersections in Deming with the Most Crashes, 2010
Intersection Crashes People
Total Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Cedar St and Gold Ave 10         0         4         0         4        
Columbus Rd and Florida St 6         0         2         0         2        
Columbus Rd and Pine St 5         0         1         0         1        
Copper Ave and Pine St 5         0         1         0         1        
Country Club Rd and Pine St 6         0         2         0         4        
Gold Ave and Pine St 23         0         2         0         4        
Gold Ave and Railroad Blvd 11         0         4         0         8        


Lifetime DWI convictions for Drivers
Convicted of DWI Violations in Deming, 2010
Convictions Since 2006 Since 1986
 1st   10             10          
 2nd   6             6          
 3rd   2             0          
 4th   0             1          
 5th   1             2          
 6th   0             0          
 7th   0             0          
 8th   0             0          
 9th   0             0          
 10 or more   0             0          
 Total   19             19          
   Convictions are counts of people convicted of DWI by 7/2010 for violations in 2010 in Deming. Convictions are not comparable to arrests.


DWI Arrests in Deming
Showing First Arrest and Repeat Offenders, 2005-2010
Crashes in Deming
by Hour and Alcohol Involvement, 2010
   

Crashes in Deming by Class, 2010
Classes Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Other vehicle 216       74         0       0         47       0       65      
Pedestrian 3       1         0       0         2       0       2      
Fixed object 33       11         0       0         11       0       14      
Parked vehicle 20       7         0       0         1       0       1      
Overturn 8       3         1       100         6       1       10      
Other non-collision 2       1         0       0         2       0       2      
Pedalcyclist 4       1         0       0         3       0       3      
Animal 2       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Other object 2       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 290       100         1       100         72       1       97      



Crashes in Deming by Vehicle Type, 2010
Vehicle Type Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Passenger car 202       37         0       0         52       0       37      
Pickup 144       27         1       100         32       1       25      
Semi 10       2         0       0         1       0       0      
Bus 1       0         0       0         0       0       0      
Motorcycle 7       1         0       0         4       0       4      
Pedalcyclist 4       1         0       0         3       0       3      
Pedestrian 3       1         0       0         2       0       2      
Van/4 WD 83       15         0       0         17       0       13      
Other 44       8         0       0         15       0       11      
Unknown 44       8         0       0         5       0       2      
Total 542       100         1       100         131       1       97      


Crashes in Deming by Top Contributing Factor, 2010
Contributing Factor Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Alcohol involvement 13       4         1       100         5       1       9      
Red light running 15       5         0       0         7       0       11      
Failing to yield 80       28         0       0         24       0       34      
Excessive speed 13       4         0       0         6       0       9      
Driving left of center 3       1         0       0         0       0       0      
Following too close 29       10         0       0         6       0       6      
Improper turning 18       6         0       0         2       0       2      
Improper overtaking 8       3         0       0         0       0       0      
Mechanical defect 6       2         0       0         2       0       2      
Driver inattention 61       21         0       0         12       0       15      
Improper driving 5       2         0       0         0       0       0      
Other 39       13         0       0         8       0       9      
Total 290       100         1       100         72       1       97      


Drivers in Crashes by Age and Sex in Deming, 2010




People in Crashes by Age and Sex in Deming, 2010





Drivers in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Deming, 2010




People in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Deming, 2010




Pedestrians in Crashes in Deming
by Pedestrian Alcohol Involvement, 2006-2010
Pedestrians in Crashes in Deming
by Age Group, 2006-2010
   


"Teenager" and Young Adult Drivers in Crashes in Deming by Vehicle Type, 2010
Vehicle "Teenage" Drivers   Young Adult Drivers
Total Fatal Injury   Total Fatal Injury
Passenger car 35         0         11           25         0         5        
Pickup 27         0         7           19         1         6        
Motorcycle 0         0         0           1         0         0        
Van/4 WD 11         0         2           4         0         1        
Other 10         0         4           4         0         1        
Unknown 2         0         0           0         0         0        
Total 85         0         24           53         1         13        


"Teenagers" and Young Adults Killed or Injured in Crashes
by Year in Deming, 2001-2010
Year "Teenagers"   Young Adults
All Crashes Alcohol Crashes   All Crashes Alcohol Crashes
Killed Injured Killed Injured   Killed Injured Killed Injured
2010 0       19       0       0         1       6       1       2      
2009 1       13       0       4         1       14       0       3      
2008 0       10       0       1         0       6       0       0      
2007 1       13       0       2         0       11       0       4      
2006 1       9       0       0         0       15       0       1      
2005 0       13       0       1         0       6       0       0      
2004 0       7       0       0         0       9       0       1      
2003 0       22       0       1         0       10       0       2      
2002 1       26       0       4         0       14       0       1      
2001 0       22       0       2         0       16       0       2