White Rock SnackAbility

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/10
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Housing
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Affordability
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Diversity
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Amenities
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Education
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Commute
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White Rock, New Mexico Info Snack

White Rock is a town in Los Alamos County, New Mexico, United States. It is one of two population centers in the county known as census-designated places (CDPs); the other is Los Alamos (the county seat). The population was 6,045 at the 2000 census. It is largely a bedroom community for employees of Los Alamos National Laboratory and their families. Access to White Rock from the town of Los Alamos and other cities and towns in New Mexico is via New Mexico State Road 4, which forms the northwestern boundary of the community. Administratively, White Rock is a neighborhood of Los Alamos; locals refer to Los Alamos (meaning not White Rock) as "the Townsite," or "the Hill".
Population
5,878
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
2.1%
Median Home
$283,100
Median Income
$121,518
Median Rent
$1,264

Rankings for White Rock in New Mexico

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Map Of White Rock, NM

Population over time in White Rock

Year Population % Change
2017 5,878 -3.4%
2016 6,083 2.6%
2015 5,927 -0.8%
2014 5,977 4.7%
2013 5,708 0.3%
2012 5,690 -0.0%
2011 5,692 -3.7%
2010 5,908 -

Race / Ethnicity in White Rock

White
75.4% (4,432)
African American
0.2% (9)
American Indian
1.7% (97)
Asian
3.0% (174)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.8% (164)
Hispanic
17.0% (1,002)
Race White Rock NM USA
White 75.4% 38.2% 61.5%
African American 0.2% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 1.7% 8.7% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 1.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 17.0% 48.2% 17.6%

Household Income For White Rock, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
0.0% (0)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.1% (18,221)
$15,000 to $24,999
0.3% (1,763)
$25,000 to $34,999
1.7% (9,992)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.4% (25,863)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.1% (71,123)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.6% (91,696)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.4% (143,423)
$150,000 to $199,999
23.7% (139,308)
$200,000 or more
14.6% (85,818)
Income White Rock NM USA
Less than $10,000 0.0% 9.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.1% 6.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 0.3% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 1.7% 10.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.4% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.1% 17.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.6% 11.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.4% 11.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 23.7% 4.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 14.6% 3.4% 6.3%

Gender in White Rock

Female
51.2% (3,008)
Male
48.8% (2,869)
Gender White Rock NM USA
Female 51.2% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in White Rock for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
1.4% (79)
High School / GED
6.9% (402)
Some College
15.7% (923)
Associate's Degree
11.9% (697)
Bachelor's Degree
28.3% (1,665)
Master's Degree
20.1% (1,178)
Professional Degree
2.2% (130)
Doctorate Degree
13.6% (799)
Education White Rock NM USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 6.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 1.4% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 6.9% 26.4% 27.3%
Some College 15.7% 23.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.9% 8.2% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 28.3% 15.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 20.1% 8.3% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.2% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 13.6% 1.8% 1.4%

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