Socorro SnackAbility

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

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Socorro, New Mexico Info Snack

Socorro is a city in Socorro County in the U.S. state of New Mexico. It is in the Rio Grande Valley at an elevation of 4,579 feet (1,396 m). In 2012 the population was 8,906. It is the county seat of Socorro County. Socorro is located 74 miles (119 km) south of Albuquerque and 146 miles (235 km) north of Las Cruces.
Population
8,608
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
32.2%
Median Home
$110,200
Median Income
$33,608
Median Rent
$561

Rankings for Socorro in New Mexico

Best Places Around Socorro

1

Los Chaves, NM
Population 5,380

2

Belen, NM
Population 7,125

Map Of Socorro, NM

Population over time in Socorro

Year Population % Change
2017 8,608 -1.7%
2016 8,760 -0.9%
2015 8,843 -0.6%
2014 8,898 -1.0%
2013 8,990 -0.3%
2012 9,020 -0.4%
2011 9,053 -0.1%
2010 9,059 -

Crime in Socorro Per 100k

Crime Socorro NM USA
Violent Crime 994.5 783.5 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.1 5.3
Robbery 46.8 178.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 924.3 537.8 248.9
Property Crime 4972.5 3941.7 2362.0
Burglary 1076.4 858.1 430.4
Larceny 3650.4 2519.9 1694.0
Car Theft 245.7 563.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Socorro

White
28.5% (2,455)
African American
0.0% (4)
American Indian
7.4% (639)
Asian
3.2% (279)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (12)
Two Or More
2.3% (202)
Hispanic
58.3% (5,017)
Race Socorro NM USA
White 28.5% 38.2% 61.5%
African American 0.0% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 7.4% 8.7% 0.7%
Asian 3.2% 1.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 58.3% 48.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Socorro, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
15.0% (129,120)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (61,977)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (120,512)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.8% (136,006)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.2% (139,449)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.0% (103,296)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.4% (63,699)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.9% (85,219)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (16,355)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (6,025)
Income Socorro NM USA
Less than $10,000 15.0% 9.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 6.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.8% 10.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.2% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.0% 17.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.4% 11.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.9% 11.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 4.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 3.4% 6.3%

Gender in Socorro

Female
47.1% (4,053)
Male
52.9% (4,554)
Gender Socorro NM USA
Female 47.1% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 52.9% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Socorro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.2% (707)
9-12th Grade
16.3% (1,404)
High School / GED
29.7% (2,558)
Some College
17.8% (1,529)
Associate's Degree
4.9% (418)
Bachelor's Degree
14.5% (1,250)
Master's Degree
4.9% (426)
Professional Degree
0.6% (47)
Doctorate Degree
3.1% (264)
Education Socorro NM USA
< 9th Grade 8.2% 6.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 16.3% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.7% 26.4% 27.3%
Some College 17.8% 23.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.9% 8.2% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.5% 15.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.9% 8.3% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.1% 1.8% 1.4%

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