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Raton, NM (New Mexico) Houses and Residents

Raton,NM index of house prices

Total population: 6,326 (All urban)

Houses: 3,464 (3,038 occupied: 1,742 owner occupied, 1,142 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

40%
State:

32%

Housing density: 472 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $97,104.

Median contract rent in 2013: $308 (lower quartile is $220, upper quartile is $385)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $375


Median gross rent in Raton, NM in 2013: $395

Housing units in Raton with a mortgage: 678 (37 second mortgage, 74 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 855

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $47,117

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $37,061

Median monthly housing costs: $533


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Raton, New Mexico Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $88,456 (it was $65,300 in 2000)
Raton:

$88,456
New Mexico:

$159,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $62,948 - $144,651
Median year house/condo built: 1966

Median year apartment built: 1967

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,061
  • In family households: 5,915 (1,555 male householders, 440 female householders)
    1,438 spouses, 2,030 children (1,842 natural, 51 adopted, 137 stepchildren), 184 grandchildren, 50 brothers or sisters, 16 parents, 53 other relatives, 149 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,146 (519 male householders (430 living alone)), 516 female householders (510 living alone)), 111 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 136 (127 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 993 2-persons, 448 3-persons, 339 4-persons, 164 5-persons, 34 6-persons, 17 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 940 1-person, 86 2-persons, 9 3-persons.

1,075 married couples with children.
559 single-parent households (157 men, 402 women).

70.8% of residents of Raton speak English at home.
27.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (80% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (62% speak English very well, 38% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (68% speak English very well, 32% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 152 (2.1%)
(49.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.4
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Raton, New Mexico:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1291 bedroom
  • 5922 bedrooms
  • 1,1083 bedrooms
  • 2004 bedrooms
  • 485+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Raton, New Mexico:

  • 19no bedroom
  • 2461 bedroom
  • 4182 bedrooms
  • 2263 bedrooms
  • 384 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Raton in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 77no vehicle
  • 6481 vehicle
  • 8012 vehicles
  • 3893 vehicles
  • 1174 vehicles
  • 455+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Raton in renter-occupied apartments

  • 141no vehicle
  • 4251 vehicle
  • 3302 vehicles
  • 503 vehicles
  • 154 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Raton, New Mexico:

  • 01 room
  • 382 rooms
  • 753 rooms
  • 2864 rooms
  • 6895 rooms
  • 4696 rooms
  • 2117 rooms
  • 1638 rooms
  • 1469+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Raton, New Mexico:

  • 101 room
  • 442 rooms
  • 2213 rooms
  • 2634 rooms
  • 2295 rooms
  • 986 rooms
  • 517 rooms
  • 358 rooms
  • 109+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Raton, NM household income distribution

  • Raton, NM household income distribution
  • 403Less than $10,000
  • 352$10,000 to $14,999
  • 310$15,000 to $19,999
  • 291$20,000 to $24,999
  • 296$25,000 to $29,999
  • 256$30,000 to $34,999
  • 200$35,000 to $39,999
  • 146$40,000 to $44,999
  • 172$45,000 to $49,999
  • 167$50,000 to $59,999
  • 264$60,000 to $74,999
  • 102$75,000 to $99,999
  • 44$100,000 to $124,999
  • 18$150,000 to $199,999
  • 9$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Raton, NM

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Raton, NM
  • 85Less than $10,000
  • 38$10,000 to $14,999
  • 12$15,000 to $19,999
  • 17$20,000 to $24,999
  • 60$25,000 to $29,999
  • 24$30,000 to $34,999
  • 18$35,000 to $39,999
  • 63$40,000 to $49,999
  • 84$50,000 to $59,999
  • 141$60,000 to $69,999
  • 184$70,000 to $79,999
  • 145$80,000 to $89,999
  • 93$90,000 to $99,999
  • 172$100,000 to $124,999
  • 171$125,000 to $149,999
  • 74$150,000 to $174,999
  • 100$175,000 to $199,999
  • 144$200,000 to $249,999
  • 66$250,000 to $299,999
  • 14$300,000 to $399,999
  • 13$400,000 to $499,999
  • 8$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Raton, NM

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Raton, NM
  • 75Less than $100
  • 22$100 to $149
  • 91$150 to $199
  • 8$200 to $249
  • 84$250 to $299
  • 30$300 to $349
  • 113$350 to $399
  • 133$400 to $449
  • 187$450 to $499
  • 86$500 to $549
  • 17$550 to $599
  • 41$600 to $649
  • 18$700 to $749
  • 28$750 to $799
  • 11$800 to $899
  • 50$1,000 to $1,249
  • 113No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 01995 to March 2000
  • 301990 to 1994
  • 301985 to 1989
  • 31980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 191970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 70Before 1965
Raton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 487
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,134
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 553
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 115
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 68
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 22
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 103
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 12
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 37
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 133
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 58
  • 90 or more minutes: 50
Raton, NM Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 94.5%
Number of people working at home: 67 (2.4% of all workers)

Raton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,036 (72%)
  • Carpooled: 600 (21%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 19 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 5 (0%)
  • Walked: 112 (4%)
  • Worked at home: 67 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 3,366
 United States or American: 433
 Italian: 391
 German: 369
 English: 281
 Irish: 200
 Scotch-Irish: 110
 French (except Basque): 98
 Austrian: 58
 Dutch: 55
 Scottish: 50
 Danish: 47
 Arab:: 46
 Lebanese: 46
 French Canadian: 35
 Swedish: 33
 Yugoslavian: 25
 Norwegian: 22
 Greek: 18
 Slavic: 18
 Ukrainian: 12
 Eastern European: 11
 Finnish: 9
 Swiss: 9
 Polish: 8
 European: 7
 Welsh: 6
 Serbian: 6
 Czech: 6
 Croatian: 6
 Basque: 5
 British: 5
 Slovak: 5
 Acadian/Cajun: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 51%Mexico
  • 17%Lebanon
  • 15%Italy
  • 6%Japan
  • 5%United Kingdom
  • 3%Germany
  • 3%Korea

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 4,903
  • Northeast: 87
  • Midwest: 427
  • South: 523
  • West: 1,092

58% of Raton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 35% lived in New Mexico.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 44
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 42
  • 5th and 6th grade: 5
  • 7th and 8th grade: 109
  • 9th grade: 69
  • 10th grade: 102
  • 11th grade: 134
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 141
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 809
  • Less than 1 year of college: 134
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 280
  • Associate degree: 123
  • Bachelor's degree: 165
  • Master's degree: 72
  • Professional school degree: 9
  • Doctorate degree: 5

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 13
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 33
  • 5th and 6th grade: 51
  • 7th and 8th grade: 83
  • 9th grade: 44
  • 10th grade: 105
  • 11th grade: 94
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 78
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,037
  • Less than 1 year of college: 212
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 378
  • Associate degree: 130
  • Bachelor's degree: 158
  • Master's degree: 64
  • Professional school degree: 26
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.8%Males
  • 6.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 21.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 5.2%Males
  • 14.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 8.7%Males
  • 9.7%Females
Raton marital status for males
Raton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,279
  • One, attached: 118
  • Two: 123
  • 3 or 4: 132
  • 5 to 9: 74
  • 10 to 19: 53
  • 20 to 49: 7
  • Mobile homes: 678

Median worth of mobile homes: $75,331

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Raton:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 84.0%Utility gas
  • 9.3%Electricity
  • 3.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 83.6%Utility gas
  • 12.9%Electricity
  • 2.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 39
Here:

5.1%
New Mexico:

8.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 20
Here:

4.5%
New Mexico:

7.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 35
Here:

30.2%
New Mexico:

11.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)