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Truth or Consequences, NM (New Mexico) Houses and Residents

Truth or Consequences,NM index of house prices

Total population: 6,103 (All urban)

Houses: 4,151 (3,034 occupied: 1,987 owner occupied, 1,047 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

35%
State:

33%

Housing density: 328 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $105,134.

Median contract rent in 2016: $270 (lower quartile is $196, upper quartile is $367)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $336


Median gross rent in Truth or Consequences, NM in 2016: $332

Housing units in Truth or Consequences with a mortgage: 862 (36 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,141

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $34,084

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $32,489

Median monthly housing costs: $462


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Truth or Consequences, New Mexico Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $80,433 (it was $53,000 in 2000)
Truth or Consequences:

$80,433
New Mexico:

$167,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $50,300 - $137,477
Median year house/condo built: 1979

Median year apartment built: 1971

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,152
  • In family households: 4,193 (687 male householders, 815 female householders)
    975 spouses, 1,251 children (1,085 natural, 19 adopted, 149 stepchildren), 88 grandchildren, 70 brothers or sisters, 33 parents, 22 other relatives, 220 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,738 (656 male householders (603 living alone)), 887 female householders (843 living alone)), 175 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 247

Size of family households: 959 2-persons, 328 3-persons, 141 4-persons, 46 5-persons, 24 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,450 1-person, 82 2-persons, 16 4-persons.

184 married couples with children.
569 single-parent households (104 men, 465 women).

84.8% of residents of Truth or Consequences speak English at home.
15.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (90% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 1% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (62% speak English very well, 38% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 186 (3.0%)
(45.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.3
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.9
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico:

  • 55no bedroom
  • 1561 bedroom
  • 6762 bedrooms
  • 8873 bedrooms
  • 1464 bedrooms
  • 575+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Truth or Consequences population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico:

  • 102no bedroom
  • 3551 bedroom
  • 3912 bedrooms
  • 1793 bedrooms
  • 104 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Truth or Consequences population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Truth or Consequences in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 72no vehicle
  • 6201 vehicle
  • 9042 vehicles
  • 2543 vehicles
  • 1104 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Truth or Consequences population

Cars and other vehicles available in Truth or Consequences in renter-occupied apartments

  • 274no vehicle
  • 6021 vehicle
  • 1222 vehicles
  • 213 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Truth or Consequences population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico:

  • 581 room
  • 332 rooms
  • 1423 rooms
  • 3974 rooms
  • 5115 rooms
  • 3386 rooms
  • 2897 rooms
  • 908 rooms
  • 1509+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Truth or Consequences population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico:

  • 931 room
  • 722 rooms
  • 2453 rooms
  • 3834 rooms
  • 1745 rooms
  • 326 rooms
  • 497 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 169+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Truth or Consequences population

Year house built

Median 2016 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 %

  • Truth or Consequences, NM household income distribution

  • Truth or Consequences, NM household income distribution
  • 513Less than $10,000
  • 349$10,000 to $14,999
  • 246$15,000 to $19,999
  • 175$20,000 to $24,999
  • 326$25,000 to $29,999
  • 178$30,000 to $34,999
  • 182$35,000 to $39,999
  • 150$40,000 to $44,999
  • 116$45,000 to $49,999
  • 131$50,000 to $59,999
  • 258$60,000 to $74,999
  • 235$75,000 to $99,999
  • 92$100,000 to $124,999
  • 9$125,000 to $149,999
  • 7$150,000 to $199,999
  • 14$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Truth or Consequences, NM

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Truth or Consequences, NM
  • 101Less than $10,000
  • 57$10,000 to $14,999
  • 14$15,000 to $19,999
  • 52$20,000 to $24,999
  • 7$25,000 to $29,999
  • 45$30,000 to $34,999
  • 34$35,000 to $39,999
  • 177$40,000 to $49,999
  • 144$50,000 to $59,999
  • 149$60,000 to $69,999
  • 154$70,000 to $79,999
  • 179$80,000 to $89,999
  • 73$90,000 to $99,999
  • 163$100,000 to $124,999
  • 117$125,000 to $149,999
  • 123$150,000 to $174,999
  • 90$175,000 to $199,999
  • 153$200,000 to $249,999
  • 8$250,000 to $299,999
  • 17$300,000 to $399,999
  • 20$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Truth or Consequences, NM

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Truth or Consequences, NM
  • 43Less than $100
  • 10$100 to $149
  • 33$150 to $199
  • 52$200 to $249
  • 62$250 to $299
  • 51$300 to $349
  • 83$350 to $399
  • 90$400 to $449
  • 142$450 to $499
  • 70$500 to $549
  • 78$550 to $599
  • 12$600 to $649
  • 39$650 to $699
  • 1$700 to $749
  • 25$900 to $999
  • 8$1,000 to $1,249
  • 158No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 242000 to 2009
  • 301990 to 1999
  • 891980 to 1989
  • 511970 to 1979
  • 77Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Truth or Consequences population
Truth or Consequences commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 310
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 673
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 513
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 324
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 25
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 15
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 38
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 8
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 68
  • 90 or more minutes: 84
Truth or Consequences, NM Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 94.4%
Number of people working at home: 90 (4.1% of all workers)

Truth or Consequences mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,692 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 205 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 6 (0%)
  • Taxi: 17 (1%)
  • Walked: 103 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 90 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 293
 German: 240
 Irish: 229
 English: 95
 French (except Basque): 93
 European: 74
 Polish: 66
 Norwegian: 55
 Scottish: 46
 Eastern European: 40
 Italian: 31
 Danish: 29
 Scandinavian: 24
 Dutch: 20
 Lebanese: 14
 British: 11
 Welsh: 10
 Lithuanian: 8
 Slovak: 8
 Russian: 7
 Finnish: 3

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

  • 63%Mexico
  • 14%Germany
  • 5%Netherlands
  • 5%Dominican Republic
  • 5%India
  • 3%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 1%Canada

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

  • This state: 2,798
  • Other state: 3,146
  • Northeast: 489
  • Midwest: 811
  • South: 901
  • West: 940

86% of Truth or Consequences residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 46% lived in New Mexico.

Truth or Consequences:

86.0%
State average:

85.9%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 19
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 13
  • 5th and 6th grade: 21
  • 7th and 8th grade: 92
  • 9th grade: 107
  • 10th grade: 79
  • 11th grade: 80
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 86
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 945
  • Less than 1 year of college: 155
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 242
  • Associate degree: 124
  • Bachelor's degree: 178
  • Master's degree: 134
  • Professional school degree: 18
  • Doctorate degree: 9

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 5
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 53
  • 5th and 6th grade: 6
  • 7th and 8th grade: 32
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 27
  • 11th grade: 139
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 35
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 857
  • Less than 1 year of college: 216
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 493
  • Associate degree: 237
  • Bachelor's degree: 255
  • Master's degree: 148
  • Professional school degree: 8
  • Doctorate degree: 8

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 10.8%Males
  • 6.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 29.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 13.0%Males
  • 3.9%Females
Truth or Consequences marital status for males
Truth or Consequences marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,885
  • One, attached: 30
  • Two: 43
  • 3 or 4: 233
  • 5 to 9: 217
  • 10 to 19: 108
  • 20 to 49: 63
  • 50 or more: 78
  • Mobile homes: 1,423
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 78

Median worth of mobile homes: $65,649

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 4.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Truth or Consequences:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Truth or Consequences
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (77.7%)
  • Electricity (10.7%)
  • Wood (5.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Utility gas (73.1%)
  • Electricity (18.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.0%)
  • No fuel used (1.6%)
  • Wood (1.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 13
Here:

3.8%
New Mexico:

6.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
New Mexico:

5.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
New Mexico:

11.1%

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)