Galisteo, New Mexico

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Population in 2010: 253. Population change since 2000: -4.5%
Males: 120  (47.5%)
Females: 133  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  50.7 years
New Mexico median age:  36.9 years

Zip codes: 87540.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,840 (it was $45,324 in 2000)
Galisteo:

$25,840
NM:

$43,872

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $34,564 (it was $27,719 in 2000)

Galisteo CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $303,618 (it was $133,600 in 2000)
Galisteo:

$303,618
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: $939.

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  • Races in Galisteo, NM (2010)

    Galisteo races chart
    • 16464.8%White alone
    • 7931.2%Hispanic
    • 41.6%Two or more races
    • 20.8%Asian alone
    • 10.4%Black alone
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.4%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Galisteo: 94.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (14.6%), Irish (14.6%), Scotch-Irish (12.0%), Russian (11.3%), German (10.7%), Italian (9.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6050 feet

Land area: 2.61 square miles.

Population density: 97 people per square mile   (very low).

Galisteo,NM real estate house value index trend

Galisteo, New Mexico map

For population 25 years and over in Galisteo:

  • High school or higher: 98.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 52.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Galisteo CDP:

  • Never married: 24.9%
  • Now married: 11.4%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 14.4%
  • Divorced: 47.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $5,383 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,498 (0.4%)

Galisteo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Fe, NM (18.8 miles , pop. 62,203).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (42.3 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (372.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Lamy, NM (2.7 miles) , Eldorado at Santa Fe, NM (3.1 miles ), Los Cerrillos, NM (3.2 miles ), Madrid, NM (3.4 miles) , Canada de los Alamos, NM (3.8 miles ), La Cienega, NM (4.0 miles ), Glorieta, NM (4.1 miles ), Rowe, NM (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 35.40 N, Longitude: 105.95 W

Galisteo household income distribution Galisteo home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
New Mexico:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (35%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (35%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Information (35%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (35%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (35%)
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (45%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Galisteo, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Galisteo-area historical earthquake activity is near New Mexico state average. It is 133% 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 124.3 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 83.3 miles away from Galisteo 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 606.7 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 597.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 576.6 miles away from Galisteo center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 11/8/1990 at 10:46:53, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MD, Depth: 3.8 mi) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), 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).
Galisteo topographic map

Amtrak station near Galisteo:

  • 7 miles: LAMY (COUNTY RD. 33) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Galisteo:

  • Santa Fe Community College (about 14 miles; Santa Fe, NM; Full-time enrollment: 3,047)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 39 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • New Mexico Highlands University (about 44 miles; Las Vegas, NM; FT enrollment: 2,931)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 44 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 45 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 19,398)
  • Adams State University (about 145 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • San Juan College (about 157 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)

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Notable locations in Galisteo: School House Windmill (A), Ranchitos De Galisteo (B), Galisteo Historic District (C), Pueblo Colorado North Historic Site (D), Santa Fe County Volunteer Fire Galisteo District (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: New Galisteo Cemetery (1), Old Galisteo Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Arroyo de los Angeles (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Galisteo include: Southern Rockies Historical Marker (1), Galisteo Pueblo Historical Marker (2), Galisteo Basin Historical Marker (3). 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 18.2 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 17.2 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 19.1 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 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.76
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Galisteo and their reported violations in the past:

GALISTEO MDWCA (Address: 8 The Hill , Population served: 167, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-27-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-27-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-07-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-07-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-07-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-07-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-28-2007), St Public Notif received (MAR-28-2007)
RANCHITOS DE GALISTEO WUA (Address: 851 Camino Los Abuelos , Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-04-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-04-2011)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.1%
(15.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  1.9 people
New Mexico:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  49.3%
Whole state:  65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.4%
Whole state:  8.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Galisteo compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
New Mexico average:

13.6

Galisteo travel time to work - commute Galisteo mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28%)
  • Other fuel (20%)
  • Utility gas (10%)
  • Electricity (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Galisteo 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 Galisteo:

  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • KKIM (1000 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KNMX (540 AM; 5 kW; LAS VEGAS, NM; Owner: SANGRE DE CRISTO B/DCASTING CO, INC)
  • 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.)
  • KNML (610 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDEF (1150 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: RAMH CORPORATION)
  • KKNS (1310 AM; 5 kW; CORRALES, NM; Owner: SIMMONS-NM, LS, LLC)
  • KDCE (950 AM; 4 kW; ESPANOLA, NM; Owner: RICHARD L. GARCIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Galisteo:

  • 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)
  • KBQI (107.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMGA (99.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZRR (94.1 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPEK (100.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFLQ (91.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • K265CA (100.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K213BT (90.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KBOM (94.7 FM; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KIOT (102.5 FM; LOS LUNAS, NM; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KZNM (106.7 FM; LOS ALAMOS, NM; Owner: AGM NEVADA, LLC)
  • KSFQ (101.1 FM; WHITE ROCK, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KNKT (107.1 FM; ARMIJO, NM; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF ALBUQUERQUE, INC.)
  • KRZY-FM (105.9 FM; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Galisteo:

  • KWBQ (Channel 19; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF NEW MEXICO, LLC)
  • KTFQ (Channel 14; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: TELEFUTURA TELEVISION GROUP, INC.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$198,230
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0103.06

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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