Living in Chama, NM

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Chama, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
1,026
Unemployment
9.8%
Poverty
20.5%
Median Home
$165,300
Median Income
$35,357
Median Rent
$741

Chama SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
3
Education
5
Commute
7

Rankings for Chama in New Mexico

Map Of Chama, NM

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Population over time in Chama

Year Population % Change
2019 1,026 3.1%
2018 995 -6.8%
2017 1,068 39.2%
2016 767 -11.6%
2015 868 -0.9%
2014 876 -21.5%
2013 1,116 0.6%
2012 1,109 -11.2%
2011 1,249 -3.8%
2010 1,299 -

Race / Ethnicity in Chama

White
10.8% (111)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
4.9% (50)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.7% (17)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
82.7% (848)
Race Chama NM USA
White 10.8% 37.4% 60.7%
African American 0.0% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 4.9% 8.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.7% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 82.7% 48.8% 18.0%

Gender in Chama

Female
51.6% (529)
Male
48.4% (497)
Gender Chama NM USA
Female 51.6% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chama for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (51)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (82)
High School / GED
41.0% (420)
Some College
30.0% (307)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (41)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (82)
Master's Degree
4.0% (41)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Chama NM USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 30.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 15.0% 20.0%
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%

Household Income For Chama, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
12.5% (12,825)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (2,939)
$15,000 to $24,999
26.0% (26,718)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.5% (6,679)
$35,000 to $49,999
24.5% (25,115)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (18,168)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.8% (6,946)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.1% (3,206)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Chama NM USA
Less than $10,000 12.5% 8.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 5.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 26.0% 11.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.5% 10.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 24.5% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.8% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.1% 12.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 4.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.1% 7.7%

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