Living in Thoreau, NM

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Thoreau SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
1/10
Housing
4
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
4
Education
3
Commute
4

Thoreau, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
1,666
Unemployment
27.9%
Poverty
54.8%
Median Home
$50,700
Median Income
$19,453
Median Rent
$677

Rankings for Thoreau in New Mexico

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3

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4

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Map Of Thoreau, NM

Population over time in Thoreau

Year Population % Change
2017 1,666 22.9%
2016 1,356 -17.4%
2015 1,642 4.6%
2014 1,570 3.7%
2013 1,514 4.9%
2012 1,443 -20.5%
2011 1,816 35.7%
2010 1,338 39.8%
2009 957 -

Race / Ethnicity in Thoreau

White
6.4% (106)
African American
0.4% (7)
American Indian
50.9% (848)
Asian
0.1% (1)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (31)
Hispanic
40.4% (673)
Race Thoreau NM USA
White 6.4% 37.7% 61.1%
African American 0.4% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 50.9% 8.8% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 1.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 40.4% 48.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Thoreau, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
32.6% (54,258)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (12,173)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.4% (32,346)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.0% (23,303)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (19,477)
$50,000 to $74,999
5.0% (8,347)
$75,000 to $99,999
1.5% (2,434)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.1% (13,564)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.4% (695)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Thoreau NM USA
Less than $10,000 32.6% 9.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 6.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.4% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.0% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 5.0% 17.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 1.5% 11.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.1% 11.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.4% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in Thoreau

Female
43.9% (732)
Male
56.1% (933)
Gender Thoreau NM USA
Female 43.9% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 56.1% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Thoreau for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (183)
9-12th Grade
21.0% (349)
High School / GED
33.0% (549)
Some College
20.0% (333)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (183)
Bachelor's Degree
3.0% (49)
Master's Degree
1.0% (16)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Thoreau NM USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 21.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 3.0% 15.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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