Belen SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
2
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
8.5

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Belen, New Mexico Info Snack

Belen (/bln/; Spanish: BelÚn) is the second most populous city in Valencia County, New Mexico, United States, after its county seat Los Lunas. The population was 7,152 in 2015 census data.
Population
7,106
Unemployment
12.0%
Poverty
24.4%
Median Home
$104,300
Median Income
$33,553
Median Rent
$680

2 Reviews & Comments About Belen

Overall User Rating
4.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

Belen isnt a bad town.If i had stayed in roswell my kids wouldve been proably in trouble alot. Peer pressure alot there. My kids have there own families and doing great. We lived in belen 12 years great place.


HomeSnacks User

Belen is not a bad place. Try roswell my hometown where lots of crime and shootings. Example a kid shooting in a school- Glad i moved to belen for sake of my kids.

Rankings for Belen in New Mexico

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Map Of Belen, NM

Population over time in Belen

Year Population % Change
2017 7,106 -0.3%
2016 7,125 -0.8%
2015 7,184 -0.3%
2014 7,209 -0.6%
2013 7,249 -0.3%
2012 7,269 0.0%
2011 7,267 -0.1%
2010 7,274 0.3%
2009 7,255 -
Crime/100k Belen NM USA
Violent Crime 2280.1 856.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 8.0 5.0
Robbery 169.9 135.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 2096.0 648.9 246.8
Property Crime 5126.8 3419.7 2199.5
Burglary 977.2 767.8 376.0
Larceny 3682.2 2166.1 1594.6
Car Theft 467.4 485.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Belen

White
28.8% (2,047)
African American
0.5% (35)
American Indian
9.9% (701)
Asian
0.8% (54)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (43)
Hispanic
59.5% (4,226)
Race Belen NM USA
White 28.8% 37.7% 61.1%
African American 0.5% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 9.9% 8.8% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 59.5% 48.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Belen, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
12.4% (88,435)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.7% (54,462)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.7% (125,781)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.5% (110,480)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.0% (127,596)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.8% (105,293)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.0% (49,793)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.8% (41,494)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.5% (3,371)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (3,890)
Income Belen NM USA
Less than $10,000 12.4% 921.3% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 600.3% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.7% 1195.9% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.5% 1090.4% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.0% 1356.7% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.8% 1733.8% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.0% 1127.4% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.8% 1177.3% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 424.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 372.1% 697.9%

Gender in Belen

Female
47.8% (3,395)
Male
52.2% (3,711)
Gender Belen NM USA
Female 47.8% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Belen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (142)
9-12th Grade
15.0% (1,065)
High School / GED
33.0% (2,344)
Some College
25.0% (1,776)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (568)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (568)
Master's Degree
7.0% (497)
Professional Degree
1.0% (71)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (71)
Education Belen NM USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 15.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 15.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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