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Santa Fe: Population Profile

Metropolitan Area Residents

1980: 93,118

1990: 117,043

2000: 147,635

Percent change, 1990–2000: 26.1%

U.S. rank in 1980: Not reported

U.S. rank in 1990: Not reported

U.S. rank in 2000: 205th (MSA)

City Residents

1980: 48,953

1990: 56,537

2000: 62,203

2003 estimate: 66,476

Percent change, 1990–2000: 8.0%

U.S. rank in 1980: 431st

U.S. rank in 1990: 428th (State rank: 3rd)

U.S. rank in 2000: 508th (State rank: 3rd)

Density: 1,666.1 people per square mile (2000)

Racial and ethnic characteristics (2000)

White: 47,459

Black or African American: 409

American Indian and Alaska Native: 1,373

Asian: 791

Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander: 49

Hispanic or Latino (may be of any race): 29,744

Other: 12,122

Percent of residents born in state: 44.8% (2000)

Age characteristics (2000)

Population under 5 years old: 3,348

Population 5 to 9 years old: 3,374

Population 10 to 14 years old: 3,565

Population 15 to 19 years old: 3,925

Population 20 to 24 years old: 3,910

Population 25 to 34 years old: 8,497

Population 35 to 44 years old: 9,512

Population 45 to 54 years old: 10,741

Population 55 to 59 years old: 3,821

Population 60 to 64 years old: 2,862

Population 65 to 74 years old: 4,542

Population 75 to 84 years old: 2,959

Population 85 years and older: 1,147

Median age: 39.8 years

Births (2002)

Total number: 1,662

Deaths (2002)

Total number: 792

Money income (1999)

Per capita income: $25,454

Median household income: $40,392

Total households: 27,493

Number of households with income of . . .

less than $10,000: 2,606

$10,000 to $14,999: 1,615

$15,000 to $24,999: 3,672

$25,000 to $34,999: 3,793

$35,000 to $49,999: 4,615

$50,000 to $74,999: 5,123

$75,000 to $99,999: 2,839

$100,000 to $149,999: 1,787

$150,000 to $199,999: 708

$200,000 or more: 735

Percent of families below poverty level: 9.5% (22.2% of which were female householder families with related children under 5 years)

2002 FBI Crime Index Total: 4,929