Raton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
10

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Raton (ra-TONE) is a city and the county seat of Colfax County in northeastern New Mexico. The city is located just south of Raton Pass.
Population
6,348
Unemployment
10.2%
Poverty
19.6%
Median Home
$80,700
Median Income
$29,600
Median Rent
$573

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Map Of Raton, NM

Population over time in Raton

Year Population % Change
2016 6,348 -2.2%
2015 6,493 -2.0%
2014 6,627 -1.7%
2013 6,741 -1.2%
2012 6,825 -1.4%
2011 6,925 -0.6%
2010 6,965 -

Crime in Raton Per 100k

Crime Raton NM USA
Violent Crime 214.6 702.5 386.3
Murder 49.5 6.7 5.3
Robbery 82.5 131.5 102.8
Aggravated Assault 82.5 491.0 248.5
Property Crime 3152.9 3937.1 2450.7
Burglary 1271.0 830.4 468.9
Larceny 1535.2 2542.4 1745.0
Car Theft 346.6 564.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Raton

White
37.0% (2,350)
African American
0.1% (7)
American Indian
1.3% (82)
Asian
0.3% (22)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (72)
Hispanic
60.1% (3,815)
Race Raton NM USA
White 37.0% 38.7% 60.6%
African American 0.1% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 1.3% 8.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.3% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 60.1% 47.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Raton, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
16.7% (1,060)
$10,000 to $14,999
15.7% (996)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (755)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (634)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (1,009)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.9% (755)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.0% (761)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.6% (228)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (120)
$200,000 or more
0.2% (12)
Income Raton NM USA
Less than $10,000 16.7% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 15.7% 6.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 12.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 11.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.9% 17.1% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.0% 11.3% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.6% 11.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 3.8% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.2% 3.1% 5.7%

Gender in Raton

Female
50.1% (3,178)
Male
49.9% (3,169)
Gender Raton NM USA
Female 50.1% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Raton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.9% (247)
9-12th Grade
10.1% (638)
High School / GED
41.8% (2,653)
Some College
22.1% (1,400)
Associate's Degree
9.7% (617)
Bachelor's Degree
8.4% (531)
Master's Degree
2.8% (175)
Professional Degree
0.4% (26)
Doctorate Degree
0.9% (57)
Education Raton NM USA
< 9th Grade 3.9% 6.8% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 10.1% 8.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 41.8% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 22.1% 23.5% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.7% 8.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 8.4% 15.0% 18.8%
Master's Degree 2.8% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.9% 1.8% 1.3%

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