Raton, NM
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Raton, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
6,047
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
21.8%
Median Home
$83,700
Median Income
$31,034
Median Rent
$723

Raton SnackAbility

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

Raton, NM Crime Report

66
Total Crimes
1,111.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-55.13%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Raton
/ 100k People
New Mexico
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 66 1,111.3 3,945.0 2,476.7
Violent Crime 16 269.4 832.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 8.6 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 111.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 16 269.4 650.5 250.2
Property Crime 50 841.9 3,112.7 2,109.9
Burglary 10 168.4 696.8 340.5
Larceny 39 656.7 1,988.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 1 16.8 427.2 219.9

Raton, NM Cost Of Living

82
Raton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Raton New Mexico National Average
Overall 82 92 100
Services 96 92 100
Groceries 98 99 100
Health 92 99 100
Housing 49 86 100
Transportation 102 97 100
Utilities 92 87 100

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Rankings for Raton in New Mexico

Map Of Raton, NM

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Population over time in Raton

Year Population % Change
2019 6,047 -1.6%
2018 6,145 -1.7%
2017 6,249 -1.6%
2016 6,348 -2.2%
2015 6,493 -2.0%
2014 6,627 -1.7%
2013 6,741 -1.2%
2012 6,825 -1.4%
2011 6,925 -0.6%
2010 6,965 -

Race / Ethnicity in Raton

White
42.6% (2,576)
African American
0.0% (3)
American Indian
0.0% (3)
Asian
0.2% (12)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.5% (90)
Hispanic
55.6% (3,363)
Race Raton NM USA
White 42.6% 37.4% 60.7%
African American 0.0% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 8.7% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 55.6% 48.8% 18.0%

Gender in Raton

Female
51.2% (3,094)
Male
48.8% (2,953)
Gender Raton NM USA
Female 51.2% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Raton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (362)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (423)
High School / GED
38.0% (2,297)
Some College
24.0% (1,451)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (604)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (483)
Master's Degree
5.0% (302)
Professional Degree
1.0% (60)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (60)
Education Raton NM USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Raton, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
10.9% (65,949)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.4% (56,751)
$15,000 to $24,999
21.6% (130,529)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.9% (90,020)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.9% (71,820)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.0% (78,669)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.4% (32,681)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (65,362)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (8,806)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (4,109)
Income Raton NM USA
Less than $10,000 10.9% 8.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.4% 5.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 21.6% 11.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.9% 10.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.9% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.0% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.4% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 12.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 4.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 4.1% 7.7%

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