Living in South Valley, NM

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-11

South Valley SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
7

South Valley, NM Cost Of Living

89
South Valley's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

South Valley, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
41,011
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
25.9%
Median Home
$142,800
Median Income
$40,280
Median Rent
$751

Rankings for South Valley in New Mexico

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Map Of South Valley, NM

Population over time in South Valley

Year Population % Change
2017 41,011 -0.9%
2016 41,391 -0.0%
2015 41,397 -0.6%
2014 41,660 -0.2%
2013 41,760 -0.7%
2012 42,056 -0.6%
2011 42,330 1.1%
2010 41,854 -0.3%
2009 41,992 -

Race / Ethnicity in South Valley

White
16.8% (6,874)
African American
0.8% (332)
American Indian
1.7% (709)
Asian
0.5% (200)
Hawaiian
0.1% (60)
Other
0.0% (18)
Two Or More
0.4% (173)
Hispanic
79.6% (32,645)
Race South Valley NM USA
White 16.8% 37.7% 61.1%
African American 0.8% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 1.7% 8.8% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 79.6% 48.5% 17.8%

Household Income For South Valley, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
10.3% (422,649)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (236,753)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.3% (710,845)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (480,230)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (601,822)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.2% (704,707)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (469,415)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.1% (332,332)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (100,254)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (42,089)
Income South Valley NM USA
Less than $10,000 10.3% 9.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 6.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.3% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.2% 17.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 11.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.1% 11.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in South Valley

Female
50.7% (20,798)
Male
49.3% (20,212)
Gender South Valley NM USA
Female 50.7% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South Valley for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
14.0% (5,741)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (4,921)
High School / GED
35.0% (14,353)
Some College
20.0% (8,202)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,870)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (3,280)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,640)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education South Valley NM USA
< 9th Grade 14.0% 7.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 15.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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