For population 25 years and over in Pena Blanca:
For population 15 years and over in Pena Blanca CDP:
54 residents are foreign born (9.2% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $773 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Fe, NM (21.9 miles , pop. 62,203).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (35.5 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (356.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Cochiti, NM (1.6 miles ), Santo Domingo Pueblo, NM (2.1 miles ), Santo Domingo, NM (2.6 miles ), San Felipe Pueblo, NM (3.4 miles ), La Cienega, NM (3.6 miles ), Los Cerrillos, NM (3.9 miles ), Madrid, NM (3.9 miles) , Algodones, NM (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 35.57 N, Longitude: 106.34 W
Area code: 505
Work and jobs in Pena Blanca: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pena Blanca, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Pena Blanca-area historical earthquake activity is below New Mexico state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 82.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/1990 at 10:46:53, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MD, Depth: 3.8 mi) earthquake occurred 83.1 miles away from Pena Blanca center
On 1/4/1998 at 08:05:31, a magnitude 4.0 (3.6 MB, 4.0 ML, 3.8 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1990 at 01:08:19, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/1990 at 21:27:05, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 54.2 miles away from Pena Blanca center
On 6/4/2008 at 14:02:42, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sandoval County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Snow: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Joseph Montoya - Politician.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pena Blanca:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.163. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 33.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 22.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 3.78. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Pena Blanca and their reported violations in the past:PENA BLANCA W&SD (Population served: 465, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:TETILLA PEAK RECREATION AREA (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 23.9%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.9% for American Indian residents, 17.7% for other race residents, 90.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Pena Blanca compared to New Mexico state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Pena Blanca (based on Sandoval County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
13.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,636 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($518 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.02% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,449 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($158 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1