El Rancho, New Mexico

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Population in 2010: 1,199. Population change since 2000: +46.8%
Males: 606  (50.5%)
Females: 593  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  36.7 years
New Mexico median age:  36.9 years

Zip codes: 87501.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $68,260 (it was $31,450 in 2000)
El Rancho:

$68,260
NM:

$43,872

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,180 (it was $17,353 in 2000)

El Rancho CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $216,599 (it was $177,100 in 2000)
El Rancho:

$216,599
NM:

$159,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $335,986; Detached houses: $393,225; Townhouses or other attached units: $335,269; In 2-unit structures: $566,211; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $248,134; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $151,322; Mobile homes: $78,333; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $55,553

Median gross rent in 2013: $905.

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  • Races in El Rancho, NM (2010)

    El Rancho races chart
    • 87272.7%Hispanic
    • 28123.4%White alone
    • 252.1%American Indian alone
    • 100.8%Two or more races
    • 60.5%Other race alone
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone

Races in El Rancho detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in El Rancho: 96.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (4.8%), Irish (3.8%), English (3.3%), German (3.0%), Scottish (1.3%), French (1.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 2.30 square miles.

Population density: 522 people per square mile   (low).

El Rancho,NM real estate house value index trend

El Rancho, New Mexico map

For population 25 years and over in El Rancho:

  • High school or higher: 93.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in El Rancho CDP:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 49.2%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

39 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America, 0.7% Europe, 0.5% Africa).

This place:

4.8%
New Mexico:

8.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,209 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,008 (0.6%)

El Rancho satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Fe, NM (17.2 miles , pop. 62,203).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (61.8 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (377.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: San Ildefonso Pueblo, NM (1.4 miles ), Jacona, NM (1.6 miles ), Jaconita, NM (1.8 miles ), La Mesilla, NM (1.9 miles ), Pojoaque, NM (2.1 miles ), Cuyamungue, NM (2.2 miles ), Santa Clara Pueblo, NM (2.3 miles ), El Valle de Arroyo Seco, NM (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 35.90 N, Longitude: 106.09 W

El Rancho household income distribution El Rancho home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
New Mexico:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (26%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (24%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in El Rancho: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in El Rancho, New Mexico

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Earthquake activity:

El Rancho-area historical earthquake activity is near New Mexico state average. It is 144% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 102.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/29/1990 at 13:16:10, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 LG, Depth: 7.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 108.7 miles away from El Rancho center
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 603.0 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 592.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 104.7 miles away from El Rancho center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 577.5 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Santa Fe County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
El Rancho topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near El Rancho:

  • ESPANOLA HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; ESPANOLA, NM)
  • PRESBYTERIAN ESPANOLA HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; ESPANOLA, NM)
  • RIO GRANDE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; ESPANOLA, NM)
  • SOMBRILLO NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LOS ALAMOS, NM)
  • LOS ALAMOS VISITING NURSE SERVICE, INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; LOS ALAMOS, NM)
  • LOS ALAMOS MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; LOS ALAMOS, NM)

Amtrak station near El Rancho:

  • 18 miles: SANTA FE () - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to El Rancho:

  • Santa Fe Community College (about 22 miles; Santa Fe, NM; Full-time enrollment: 3,047)
  • New Mexico Highlands University (about 53 miles; Las Vegas, NM; FT enrollment: 2,931)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 56 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 64 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 65 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 19,398)
  • Adams State University (about 111 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • San Juan College (about 131 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)

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Notable location: San Antonio de Padua del Rancho (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Arroyo de San Antonio (A), Arroyo Acequias (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Santa Fe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 61.9. This is about average.

City:

61.9
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.330. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.330
U.S.:

0.303

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 39.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

39.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.38. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.38
U.S.:

20.22

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 4.76. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.76
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.3%
(1.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 10.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.8% for American Indian residents, 5.8% for other race residents, 18.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
New Mexico:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.4%
Whole state:  65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.4%
Whole state:  8.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

El Rancho compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
New Mexico average:

13.6

El Rancho travel time to work - commute El Rancho mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Wood (27%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for El Rancho CDP (based on Santa Fe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic69,55223
Evangelical Protestant7,83953
Other5,57137
Mainline Protestant4,24618
Orthodox2823
None56,680-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 22
Santa Fe County:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Santa Fe County:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 164
Here:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

4.0%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Santa Fe County:

12.7%
New Mexico:

22.1%

6.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,495 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
New Mexico average:

6.50%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($631 average AGI)
Santa Fe County:

0.05%
New Mexico average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bernalillo County, NM  0.91% ($34,628 average AGI)
from Rio Arriba County, NM  0.34% ($34,053)
from Sandoval County, NM  0.22% ($36,943)


6.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,451 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.23%
New Mexico average:

6.43%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($403 average AGI)
Santa Fe County:

0.06%
New Mexico average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bernalillo County, NM  1.23% ($34,586 average AGI)
to Sandoval County, NM  0.34% ($39,652)
to Rio Arriba County, NM  0.30% ($27,329)

Strongest AM radio stations in El Rancho:

  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDCE (950 AM; 4 kW; ESPANOLA, NM; Owner: RICHARD L. GARCIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSWV (810 AM; 5 kW; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: LA VOZ BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KTRC (1260 AM; 5 kW; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KRSN (1490 AM; 1 kW; LOS ALAMOS, NM; Owner: REAL RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KKIM (1000 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KVSF (1400 AM; 1 kW; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KNMX (540 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NM; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO B/DCASTING CO, INC)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KXKS (1190 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KANM (1600 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ARAGON BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.L.C.)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KNML (610 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in El Rancho:

  • KBOM (94.7 FM; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KSFQ (101.1 FM; WHITE ROCK, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZNM (106.7 FM; LOS ALAMOS, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KQBA (107.5 FM; LOS ALAMOS, NM; Owner: HUTTON MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • KYBR (92.9 FM; ESPANOLA, NM; Owner: RIO CHAMA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTAO (101.9 FM; TAOS, NM; Owner: TAOS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KAJZ (105.1 FM; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KRZY-FM (105.9 FM; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KABG (98.5 FM; LOS ALAMOS, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, L.L.C.)
  • KBAC (104.1 FM; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKSS (97.3 FM; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KHFM (95.5 FM; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA L.L.C)
  • KTZO (103.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLYT (88.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KRST (92.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUNM (89.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS UNIV. OF NEW MEXICO)
  • KANW (89.1 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BD. OF EDUC. CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE, NM)
  • KKOB-FM (93.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBZU (96.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMGA (99.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around El Rancho:

  • K39EJ (Channel 39; ESPANOLA, NM; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$211,280
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9403.00
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