Living in Santa Fe, NM

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Santa Fe SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Santa Fe, NM Crime Report

3,721
Total Crimes
4,420.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
72.11%
Above National Average

Santa Fe, NM Cost Of Living

103
Santa Fe's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average

Santa Fe, New Mexico Info Snack

Santa Fe (/sæntfe/ or /sæntfe/; Tewa: Ogha Po'oge, Navajo: Yootó) is the capital of the state of New Mexico. It is the fourth-largest city in the state and the seat of Santa Fe County.
Population
83,847
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
13.5%
Median Home
$270,700
Median Income
$56,262
Median Rent
$1,043

Santa Fe, NM Photos

Rankings for Santa Fe in New Mexico

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Map Of Santa Fe, NM

Population over time in Santa Fe

Year Population % Change
2017 83,847 1.0%
2016 82,980 0.1%
2015 82,927 -0.1%
2014 83,008 19.9%
2013 69,245 0.6%
2012 68,800 0.7%
2011 68,298 0.6%
2010 67,909 0.5%
2009 67,588 -
Crime/100k Santa Fe NM USA
Violent Crime 395.6 856.6 368.9
Murder 5.9 8.0 5.0
Robbery 105.7 135.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 245.9 648.9 246.8
Property Crime 4024.9 3419.7 2199.5
Burglary 1639.4 767.8 376.0
Larceny 2121.7 2166.1 1594.6
Car Theft 263.7 485.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Santa Fe

White
39.9% (33,437)
African American
1.1% (894)
American Indian
1.4% (1,193)
Asian
1.1% (910)
Hawaiian
0.1% (110)
Other
0.2% (139)
Two Or More
1.2% (1,033)
Hispanic
55.0% (46,131)
Race Santa Fe NM USA
White 39.9% 37.7% 61.1%
African American 1.1% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 1.4% 8.8% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 55.0% 48.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Santa Fe, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
5.8% (485,984)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (304,594)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.1% (764,665)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.4% (954,536)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (1,169,848)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.6% (1,641,227)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (1,036,750)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.1% (1,094,701)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (444,994)
$200,000 or more
5.8% (487,397)
Income Santa Fe NM USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 9.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 6.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.1% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.4% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.6% 17.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 11.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.1% 11.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 5.8% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in Santa Fe

Female
52.2% (43,768)
Male
47.8% (40,078)
Gender Santa Fe NM USA
Female 52.2% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 47.8% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Santa Fe for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (5,869)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (4,192)
High School / GED
24.0% (20,123)
Some College
18.0% (15,092)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (4,192)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (17,607)
Master's Degree
13.0% (10,900)
Professional Degree
4.0% (3,353)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (2,515)
Education Santa Fe NM USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 15.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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