Silver City SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
10

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Silver City is a town in Grant County, New Mexico, United States. It is the county seat and the home of Western New Mexico University. As of the 2010 census the population was 10,315. In 2015 the population was estimated to be 10,004.
Population
10,103
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
30.2%
Median Home
$140,100
Median Income
$38,487
Median Rent
$611

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Population over time in Silver City

Year Population % Change
2016 10,103 -0.8%
2015 10,184 -0.6%
2014 10,245 -0.5%
2013 10,298 -0.3%
2012 10,331 -0.1%
2011 10,337 -0.1%
2010 10,343 -

Race / Ethnicity in Silver City

White
42.3% (4,276)
African American
0.6% (59)
American Indian
1.6% (163)
Asian
0.1% (14)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.2% (218)
Hispanic
53.1% (5,368)
Race Silver City NM USA
White 42.3% 38.7% 60.6%
African American 0.6% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 1.6% 8.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 1.3% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.2% 1.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 53.1% 47.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Silver City, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
15.8% (1,596)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (636)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.6% (1,677)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.8% (788)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (1,293)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (1,545)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (1,283)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (838)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (292)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (161)
Income Silver City NM USA
Less than $10,000 15.8% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 6.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.6% 12.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.8% 11.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 17.1% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 11.3% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 11.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 3.8% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 3.1% 5.7%

Gender in Silver City

Female
52.4% (5,291)
Male
47.6% (4,811)
Gender Silver City NM USA
Female 52.4% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Silver City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (705)
9-12th Grade
10.2% (1,031)
High School / GED
20.6% (2,079)
Some College
24.7% (2,494)
Associate's Degree
6.2% (627)
Bachelor's Degree
15.9% (1,611)
Master's Degree
11.6% (1,172)
Professional Degree
1.5% (152)
Doctorate Degree
2.2% (227)
Education Silver City NM USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 6.8% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 10.2% 8.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 20.6% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 24.7% 23.5% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.2% 8.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 15.9% 15.0% 18.8%
Master's Degree 11.6% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.5% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.2% 1.8% 1.3%

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