Socorro SnackAbility

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

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Socorro 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
8,760
Unemployment
8.2%
Poverty
28.6%
Median Home
$114,700
Median Income
$33,214
Median Rent
$603

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1

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Population 5,117

2

Belen, NM
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Map Of Socorro, NM

Population over time in Socorro

Year Population % Change
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 738.6 702.5 386.3
Murder 23.1 6.7 5.3
Robbery 46.2 131.5 102.8
Aggravated Assault 657.8 491.0 248.5
Property Crime 5493.4 3937.1 2450.7
Burglary 1546.5 830.4 468.9
Larceny 3623.8 2542.4 1745.0
Car Theft 323.1 564.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Socorro

White
35.9% (3,143)
African American
0.2% (20)
American Indian
4.9% (433)
Asian
1.9% (165)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (20)
Two Or More
0.8% (71)
Hispanic
56.0% (4,908)
Race Socorro NM USA
White 35.9% 38.7% 60.6%
African American 0.2% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 4.9% 8.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.9% 1.3% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 56.0% 47.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Socorro, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
13.5% (1,182)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (718)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (1,331)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.4% (1,349)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (1,357)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.4% (1,261)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.1% (621)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.0% (700)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (140)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (96)
Income Socorro NM USA
Less than $10,000 13.5% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 6.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 12.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.4% 11.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.4% 17.1% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.1% 11.3% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.0% 11.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 3.8% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 3.1% 5.7%

Gender in Socorro

Female
50.8% (4,451)
Male
49.2% (4,308)
Gender Socorro NM USA
Female 50.8% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Socorro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.1% (796)
9-12th Grade
12.6% (1,101)
High School / GED
32.6% (2,854)
Some College
18.4% (1,613)
Associate's Degree
5.9% (516)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,139)
Master's Degree
4.9% (427)
Professional Degree
0.7% (62)
Doctorate Degree
2.8% (247)
Education Socorro NM USA
< 9th Grade 9.1% 6.8% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 12.6% 8.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 32.6% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 18.4% 23.5% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.9% 8.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 15.0% 18.8%
Master's Degree 4.9% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.7% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.8% 1.8% 1.3%

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