For population 25 years and over in White Rock:
For population 15 years and over in White Rock CDP:
236 residents are foreign born (1.8% Asia, 1.6% Europe, 0.5% Africa).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,485 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Fe, NM (17.1 miles , pop. 62,203).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (54.1 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (369.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: San Ildefonso Pueblo, NM (2.7 miles ), Los Alamos, NM (2.7 miles ), El Rancho, NM (2.9 miles ), Jaconita, NM (3.3 miles ), Cuyamungue, NM (3.4 miles ), Pojoaque, NM (3.5 miles ), Santa Clara Pueblo, NM (3.5 miles ), El Valle de Arroyo Seco, NM (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 35.82 N, Longitude: 106.20 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,992 (-35.0%)
Area code: 505
White Rock tourist attractions:
Work and jobs in White Rock: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in White Rock, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:White Rock-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New Mexico state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/1/2004 at 06:50:47, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from the city 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 87.6 miles away from White Rock center
On 6/4/2008 at 14:02:42, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/4/1995 at 03:59:04, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.2 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) earthquake occurred 68.8 miles away from White Rock center
On 12/31/1997 at 13:32:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Los Alamos County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near White Rock:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Rock:
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Public elementary/middle school in White Rock:
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Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.330. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 36.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 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 11.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 3.0%
(3.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.3% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
12 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
White Rock compared to New Mexico state average:
Banks with branches in White Rock (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for White Rock (based on Los Alamos County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 81.75%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.32% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($64,047 average adjusted gross income)
0.49% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,904 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($71,368 average adjusted gross income)
0.25% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,176 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $674,000
Total average daily traffic: 217
Total average daily truck traffic: 9
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 254
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in White Rock)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in White Rock)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
White Rock on our top lists:
Total of 14 patent applications in 2008-2013.