Living in Gallup, NM

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Gallup SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
2
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
10

Gallup, NM Crime Report

1,853
Total Crimes
8,430.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
228.24%
Above National Average

Gallup, NM Cost Of Living

86
Gallup's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Gallup, New Mexico Info Snack

Gallup (Navajo: Nanízhoozhí) is a city in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States, with a population of 21,678 as of the 2010 census. A substantial percentage of its population is Native American, with residents from the Navajo, Hopi, and Zuni tribes. Gallup is the county seat of McKinley County and the most populous city between Flagstaff and Albuquerque, along the historic U.S. Route 66.
Population
22,105
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
29.2%
Median Home
$127,700
Median Income
$44,768
Median Rent
$716

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Rankings for Gallup in New Mexico

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Map Of Gallup, NM

Population over time in Gallup

Year Population % Change
2017 22,105 0.2%
2016 22,063 -2.0%
2015 22,523 0.2%
2014 22,467 1.3%
2013 22,189 1.0%
2012 21,975 1.3%
2011 21,701 1.3%
2010 21,431 1.7%
2009 21,077 -
Crime/100k Gallup NM USA
Violent Crime 1537.8 856.6 368.9
Murder 4.5 8.0 5.0
Robbery 295.7 135.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 1155.6 648.9 246.8
Property Crime 6892.6 3419.7 2199.5
Burglary 1596.9 767.8 376.0
Larceny 4549.6 2166.1 1594.6
Car Theft 746.1 485.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Gallup

White
21.0% (4,640)
African American
1.4% (308)
American Indian
38.2% (8,455)
Asian
2.6% (567)
Hawaiian
0.1% (19)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (574)
Hispanic
34.1% (7,542)
Race Gallup NM USA
White 21.0% 37.7% 61.1%
African American 1.4% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 38.2% 8.8% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 34.1% 48.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Gallup, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
15.4% (341,369)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (139,359)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.2% (292,166)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (258,243)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.2% (158,613)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (367,041)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.6% (168,087)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.6% (322,116)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.4% (96,879)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (66,623)
Income Gallup NM USA
Less than $10,000 15.4% 9.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 6.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.2% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.2% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 17.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.6% 11.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.6% 11.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.4% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in Gallup

Female
51.8% (11,455)
Male
48.2% (10,650)
Gender Gallup NM USA
Female 51.8% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gallup for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (1,768)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (2,431)
High School / GED
27.0% (5,968)
Some College
23.0% (5,084)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,768)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (2,431)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,989)
Professional Degree
2.0% (442)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (221)
Education Gallup NM USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 15.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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