Tucumcari SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
4
Commute
9.5

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Tucumcari Info Snack

Tucumcari (pronounced like "TWO-come-carry") is a city in and the county seat of Quay County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 5,363 at the 2010 census. Tucumcari was founded in 1901, two years before Quay County was founded.
Population
5,091
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
27.0%
Median Home
$53,300
Median Income
$25,079
Median Rent
$470

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Population over time in Tucumcari

Year Population % Change
2016 5,091 -1.3%
2015 5,157 -1.5%
2014 5,237 -0.8%
2013 5,279 -0.6%
2012 5,313 -0.5%
2011 5,338 0.0%
2010 5,338 -

Race / Ethnicity in Tucumcari

White
37.4% (1,903)
African American
3.3% (168)
American Indian
0.1% (3)
Asian
1.0% (52)
Hawaiian
0.3% (16)
Other
0.4% (22)
Two Or More
0.2% (12)
Hispanic
57.3% (2,915)
Race Tucumcari NM USA
White 37.4% 38.7% 60.6%
African American 3.3% 1.8% 10.4%
American Indian 0.1% 8.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 1.3% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 0.2% 1.5% 2.5%
Hispanic 57.3% 47.8% 17.3%

Household Income For Tucumcari, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
11.5% (585)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.2% (672)
$15,000 to $24,999
25.0% (1,272)
$25,000 to $34,999
19.9% (1,013)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.8% (549)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.7% (544)
$75,000 to $99,999
3.4% (173)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.7% (188)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (91)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Tucumcari NM USA
Less than $10,000 11.5% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.2% 6.5% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 25.0% 12.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 19.9% 11.0% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.8% 13.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.7% 17.1% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 3.4% 11.3% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.7% 11.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 3.8% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 3.1% 5.7%

Gender in Tucumcari

Female
51.6% (2,626)
Male
48.4% (2,464)
Gender Tucumcari NM USA
Female 51.6% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tucumcari for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.2% (467)
9-12th Grade
9.8% (498)
High School / GED
38.4% (1,954)
Some College
23.7% (1,204)
Associate's Degree
7.2% (367)
Bachelor's Degree
6.7% (342)
Master's Degree
3.4% (171)
Professional Degree
1.4% (69)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (15)
Education Tucumcari NM USA
< 9th Grade 9.2% 6.8% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 9.8% 8.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 38.4% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 23.7% 23.5% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.2% 8.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 6.7% 15.0% 18.8%
Master's Degree 3.4% 8.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.8% 1.3%

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