Peralta, New Mexico

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Population in 2017: 3,584 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.4%
 
Males: 1,819  (50.8%)
Females: 1,765  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

51.8 years
New Mexico median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 87042.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,517 (it was $38,039 in 2000)
Peralta:

$53,517
NM:

$46,744

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,164 (it was $15,511 in 2000)

Peralta CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $195,419 (it was $104,600 in 2000)
Peralta:

$195,419
NM:

$171,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $255,039; detached houses: $288,438; mobile homes: $198,360

Median gross rent in 2017: $717.

March 2019 cost of living index in Peralta: 92.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.1%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.2% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Peralta, NM (2010)
    • 1,99554.5%Hispanic
    • 1,50741.2%White alone
    • 782.1%American Indian alone
    • 391.1%Two or more races
    • 230.6%Black alone
    • 90.2%Asian alone
    • 80.2%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Peralta, New Mexico as of January 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Peralta is 512 to 1.


Crime rates in Peralta by year

Type

2013

2014

2015

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.2)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(55.0)
2
(55.5)
1
(27.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
22
(605.1)
28
(776.7)
22
(614.7)
31
(873.7)
15
(419.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
30
(825.1)
28
(776.7)
15
(419.1)
22
(620.1)
13
(363.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
53
(1,458)
41
(1,137)
32
(894.1)
37
(1,043)
27
(755.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(302.5)
8
(221.9)
5
(139.7)
40
(1,127)
8
(224.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
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City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)277.8289.6207.6372.6157.6

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Crime rate in Peralta detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.64
New Mexico average:

1.29
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Ancestries: German (6.7%), Scotch-Irish (4.8%), French Canadian (3.3%), English (3.2%), Irish (2.4%), American (2.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4859 feet

Land area: 4.40 square miles.

Population density: 814 people per square mile   (low).

Peralta, New Mexico map

270 residents are foreign born (5.2% Latin America, 1.1% Asia).

This place:

7.5%
New Mexico:

9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,352 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $788 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albuquerque, NM (20.2 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (321.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Bosque Farms, NM (1.4 miles ),
Valencia, NM (1.5 miles ),
Los Lunas, NM (1.7 miles ),
Chical, NM (1.8 miles),
El Cerro Mission, NM (2.2 miles ),
El Cerro-Monterey Park, NM (2.2 miles ),
Monterey Park, NM (2.4 miles ),
Isleta Village Proper, NM (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 34.83 N, Longitude: 106.69 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 505

Distribution of median household income in Peralta, NM in 2017
Distribution of house value in Peralta, NM in 2017
Peralta satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.8%
New Mexico:

4.6%
Most common industries in Peralta, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.9%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.7%)
  • Public administration (9.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.1%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Truck transportation (6.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (14.2%)
  • Health care (13.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.2%)
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Social assistance (5.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Peralta, NM (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.9%)
  • Computer specialists (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Customer service representatives (8.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.4%)
  • Computer specialists (5.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.3%)

Average climate in Peralta, New Mexico

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Peralta, New Mexico average temperatures Peralta, New Mexico average precipitation Peralta, New Mexico humidity Peralta, New Mexico wind speed Peralta, New Mexico snowfall Peralta, New Mexico sunshine Peralta, New Mexico clear and cloudy days

Peralta, New Mexico environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 94.3. This is worse than average.

City:

94.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.205. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.205
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.530. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.530
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 36.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.55
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 0.00258. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00258
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Peralta-area historical earthquake activity is near New Mexico state average. It is 150% greater 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 27.4 miles away from Peralta 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 562.6 miles away from Peralta 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 554.6 miles away from Peralta center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 528.0 miles away from Peralta 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 27.8 miles away from Peralta center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 542.1 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 Valencia County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Peralta:

  • CASA ANGELICA (Hospital, about 12 miles away; ALBUQUERQUE, NM)
  • AMBERCARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; BELEN, NM)
  • LOS LUNAS COMMUNITY PROGRAM/BEHAVIORAL SERVICES CE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; BELEN, NM)
  • VALENCIA PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BELEN, NM)
  • BELEN MEADOWS HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BELEN, NM)
  • LEGACY HEALTHCARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; ALBUQUERQUE, NM)
  • NEW MEXICO ARTIFICIAL KIDNEY CENTER (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; ALBUQUERQUE, NM)

Heliports located in Peralta:

Amtrak stations near Peralta:

  • 13 miles: BELEN (420 N MAIN ST.) - Bus Station
  • 18 miles: ALBUQUERQUE (214 FIRST ST. SW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Peralta:

  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 18 miles; Albuquerque, NM; Full-time enrollment: 19,398)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 19 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 27 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • Santa Fe Community College (about 66 miles; Santa Fe, NM; FT enrollment: 3,047)
  • New Mexico Highlands University (about 99 miles; Las Vegas, NM; FT enrollment: 2,931)
  • San Juan College (about 159 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus (about 163 miles; Roswell, NM; FT enrollment: 2,212)

Private elementary/middle school in Peralta:

  • GOOD SHEPHERD MONTESSORI (Students: 9, Location: 7 MANGHAM CT, Grades: 1-4)

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Notable location: Peralta Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Peralta include: Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (A), Peralta Memorial United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Spanish Methodist Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Peralta include: Peralta Historical Marker (1), Vasquez de Coronados Route Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Valencia County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

BOSQUE FARMS WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM (Population served: 4,000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1999, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2000)
  • One minor monitoring violation
BOSQUE GARDENS MDWCA (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-13-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-20-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-18-2007), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-13-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-13-2007), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-23-2007), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-18-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2007)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUL-31-2006 to JUL-31-2006), St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-05-2006), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-15-2006), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-18-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-11-2006), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-15-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-23-2007), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-18-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
New Mexico:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

74.7%
Whole state:

65.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.5%
Whole state:

8.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Peralta:

Marital status in Peralta, NM
  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 54.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

For population 25 years and over in Peralta:

  • High school or higher: 87.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
New Mexico average:

12.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Peralta, NM (based on Valencia County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic21,58412
Evangelical Protestant6,88945
Other2,18011
Mainline Protestant1,7038
None44,213-
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: 11
Valencia County:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Valencia County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Valencia County:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
New Mexico:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
This county:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
New Mexico:

6.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.8%
New Mexico:

22.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Peralta:

48.6%
State:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Peralta:

47.3%
New Mexico:

47.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Peralta:

21.8%
New Mexico:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Peralta:

10.6%
New Mexico:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Peralta:

36.1%
New Mexico:

34.5%

General health condition:
Peralta:

54.7%
New Mexico:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.5%
New Mexico:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Peralta, NM Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,542$42,5042$2,314
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,771
Judicial and Legal 0$0 4$1,079
Totals for Government 2$6,199$37,1947$5,164

Peralta government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $441,000 ($123.05)
  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $295,000 ($82.31)
    Financial Administration: $190,000 ($53.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $79,000 ($22.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000 ($7.81)
    Central Staff Services: $21,000 ($5.86)
    Correctional Institutions: $18,000 ($5.02)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.28)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.28)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $183,000 ($51.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $47,000 ($13.11)
    Correctional Institutions: $24,000 ($6.70)
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000 ($3.63)

Peralta government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $39,000 ($10.88)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.56)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($0.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $367,000 ($102.40)
    General Local Government Support: $171,000 ($47.71)
    Other: $89,000 ($24.83)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $697,000 ($194.48)
    Other License: $6,000 ($1.67)
    Public Utilities Sales: $5,000 ($1.40)

Peralta government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,342,000 ($374.44)

5.71% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,626 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
New Mexico average:

6.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bernalillo County, NM  2.56% ($39,674 average AGI)
from Socorro County, NM  0.24% ($33,441)
from Sandoval County, NM  0.22% ($41,161)


5.72% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,202 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
New Mexico average:

6.56%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bernalillo County, NM  2.72% ($36,111 average AGI)
to Sandoval County, NM  0.30% ($49,365)
to Socorro County, NM  0.18% ($29,174)

Strongest AM radio stations in Peralta:

  • KNML (610 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXKS (1190 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKIM (1000 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KARS (860 AM; 1 kW; BELEN, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KANM (1600 AM; 10 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: ARAGON BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.L.C.)
  • KABQ (1350 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKJY (1550 AM; 5 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: VANGUARD MEDIA, L.L.C)
  • KDAZ (730 AM; 1 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: PAN AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KTBL (1050 AM; 1 kW; LOS RANCHOS, 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)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Peralta:

  • KIOT (102.5 FM; LOS LUNAS, NM; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNKT (107.1 FM; ARMIJO, NM; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF ALBUQUERQUE, INC.)
  • KLVO (97.7 FM; BELEN, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KYLZ (106.3 FM; LOS LUNAS, NM; Owner: AGM-NEVADA, LLC)
  • KLYT (88.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KTZO (103.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUNM (89.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS UNIV. OF NEW MEXICO)
  • KKOB-FM (93.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KANW (89.1 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: BD. OF EDUC. CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE, NM)
  • KBZU (96.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBQI (107.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRST (92.3 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • K265CA (100.9 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFLQ (91.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • K213BT (90.5 FM; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KTEG (104.7 FM; BOSQUE FARMS, NM; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXTC (99.9 FM; THOREAU, NM; Owner: KXTC, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Peralta:

  • KWBQ (Channel 19; SANTA FE, NM; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF NEW MEXICO, LLC)
  • K43HW (Channel 43; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • KTFQ (Channel 14; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: TELEFUTURA TELEVISION GROUP, INC.)
  • K17DD (Channel 17; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
Peralta fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Peralta fatal accident list:

May 17, 2017 10:30 AM, Molina Rd, Lat: 34.830392, Lon: -106.679053, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Nov 4, 2014 07:04 PM, Sr-47, Mcgee Lane, Lat: 34.835008, Lon: -106.690489, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 15, 2008 10:33 PM, Sr-47, Lat: 34.827260, Lon: -106.689860, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 7, 2008 11:55 PM, Chughole Road, Roadrunner Road, Lat: 34.828600, Lon: -106.699910, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 10, 2001 09:03 AM, Sr-47, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 26, 2000 07:30 PM, Sr-47, Lat: 34.816130, Lon: -106.695581, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 13, 1993 01:27 AM, Molina, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Peralta)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • EP03AL605, 3617 Highway 47 (Lat: 34.828500 Lon: -106.688083), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 58.2 m, Call Sign: WQST534,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/13/2013, Expiration Date: 11/13/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • PERALTA, 3617 Highway 47 (Lat: 34.828500 Lon: -106.688111), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 56.7 m, Overall height: 58.2 m, Call Sign: WQUR212,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19440.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/16/2014, Expiration Date: 09/16/2024, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2016, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Peralta)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Peralta)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$137,9546$99,95752$183,6126$55,8873$88,8507$85,524
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$19,7200$06$175,5681$4,2600$03$101,290
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$91,6902$126,34531$148,6323$7,8202$60,7756$55,798
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$114,62013$180,5161$30,3901$46,9100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$184,8531$26,6600$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9701.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$154,6001$266,5500$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$216,4400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$206,3100$01$51,710
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9701.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Peralta, NM
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Peralta, NM - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 12. The highest number of fire incidents - 22 took place in 2008, and the least - 2 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Peralta, NM When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (53.3%), and Structure Fires (31.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Peralta, NM
    • 11353.3%Outside Fires
    • 6731.6%Structure Fires
    • 2310.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 94.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Peralta, NM
Most common first names in Peralta, NM among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1271.3 years
John1171.1 years
William976.1 years
Frank875.4 years
Mary778.8 years
George577.8 years
Elizabeth571.8 years
James576.4 years
Joe576.6 years
Harry481.2 years
Most common last names in Peralta, NM among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Garcia1570.3 years
Chavez1278.6 years
Sanchez1267.1 years
Baca1069.2 years
Smith876.5 years
Aragon773.7 years
Romero775.1 years
Moya684.8 years
Perea670.4 years
Torres682.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Peralta, NM
  • 81.8%Utility gas
  • 9.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.7%Other fuel
  • 2.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Peralta, NM
  • 100.0%Utility gas


Peralta compared to New Mexico state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.

Peralta on our top lists:

  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Nicaragua (population 500+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved more then 10 years ago (1,000+ households)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
There are 8 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Stephen L. Peterson (5)
  • Cole T. Brinkley (1)
  • Cole Thomas Brinkley (1)

Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2021.