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Raton city, New Mexico

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Raton city, New Mexico
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
NA
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
NA
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
NA
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
NA
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 6,041
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 6,885
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
30.0%
Female persons, percent
52.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
83.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
3.1%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.0%
Two or More Races, percent
5.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
55.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
41.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 362
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 2.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 65.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $91,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $913
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $335
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $694
Building permits, 2021 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 3,145
Persons per household, 2016-2020 1.88
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 86.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 19.1%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 76.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 68.8%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 85.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 14.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 15.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
7.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 49.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 48.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 15,855
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 45,342
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 109,080
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $16,510
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 14.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $32,440
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $22,073
Persons in poverty, percent
26.6%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 X
Total employment, 2020 X
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 X
All firms, 2012 512
Men-owned firms, 2012 286
Women-owned firms, 2012 134
Minority-owned firms, 2012 115
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 338
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 29
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 386
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 864.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 7.96
FIPS Code 3562060
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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