Socorro, NM
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Socorro, New Mexico Info Snack

Population
8,406
Unemployment
2.9%
Poverty
25.7%
Median Home
$135,700
Median Income
$43,337
Median Rent
$688

Socorro SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
10

Socorro, NM Cost Of Living

84
Socorro's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Socorro New Mexico National Average
Overall 84 92 100
Services 98 92 100
Groceries 97 94 100
Health 97 98 100
Housing 61 87 100
Transportation 88 88 100
Utilities 95 91 100

Socorro, NM Photos

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Rankings for Socorro in New Mexico

Map Of Socorro, NM

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1

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2

Belen, NM
Population 7,476

Population over time in Socorro

Year Population % Change
2020 8,406 -1.7%
2019 8,554 -0.6%
2018 8,608 -1.7%
2017 8,760 -0.9%
2016 8,843 -0.6%
2015 8,898 -1.0%
2014 8,990 -0.3%
2013 9,020 -0.4%
2012 9,053 -0.1%
2011 9,059 -

Race / Ethnicity in Socorro

White
37.2% (3,131)
African American
1.4% (117)
American Indian
5.5% (465)
Asian
4.0% (339)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.7% (312)
Hispanic
48.1% (4,042)
Race Socorro NM USA
White 37.2% 36.7% 60.1%
African American 1.4% 1.8% 12.2%
American Indian 5.5% 8.6% 0.6%
Asian 4.0% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.7% 1.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 48.1% 49.2% 18.2%

Gender in Socorro

Female
46.3% (3,893)
Male
53.7% (4,513)
Gender Socorro NM USA
Female 46.3% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 53.7% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Socorro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (672)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (504)
High School / GED
29.0% (2,437)
Some College
21.0% (1,765)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (588)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,092)
Master's Degree
7.0% (588)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
9.0% (756)
Education Socorro NM USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 9.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Socorro, New Mexico

Less than $10,000
10.2% (85,853)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (78,503)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.4% (87,617)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (104,376)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (109,081)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (129,074)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (69,388)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.0% (117,313)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (39,692)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (19,699)
Income Socorro NM USA
Less than $10,000 10.2% 8.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 5.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.4% 11.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 10.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 13.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 17.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 11.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.0% 12.8% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 4.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 4.1% 8.3%

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