14.4% Poverty Rate in Santa Fe County, New Mexico

Poverty Rate in Santa Fe County, New Mexico

How does the Poverty Rate in Santa Fe County, New Mexico compare to other counties in New Mexico?

New Mexico County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of Santa Fe County, New Mexico born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

13.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Santa Fe County, New Mexico who were born citizens of the United States is 13.7%.

19.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Santa Fe County, New Mexico who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 19.2%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Santa Fe County, New Mexico born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of Santa Fe County, New Mexico have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 127,376 residents of Santa Fe County, New Mexico who were born citizens of the United States, 17,444 (13.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 3,373 (19.2%) of 17,570 residents of Santa Fe County, New Mexico who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Poverty Rate in Santa Fe County, New Mexico

The Poverty Rate in Santa Fe County is 14.4%.
Santa Fe County is in New Mexico.
New Mexico Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Agua Fria 24.4%

2,969

Eldorado at Santa Fe 4.9%

6,203

El Rancho 10.3%

1,177

El Valle de Arroyo Seco 46.2%

1,665

La Cienega 10.6%

3,194

La Puebla 25.0%

1,010

Nambe 19.1%

1,869

Pojoaque 16.1%

2,031

Santa Fe 15.1%

82,007

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2018 New Mexico Poverty Line

Household Size Poverty Level
1 $12,140
2 $16,460
3 $20,780
4 $25,100
5 $29,420
6 $33,740
Per Additional +$4,320

The poverty line for New Mexico in 2018 is based on the federal guidelines, which begins at $12,140 for a single person, adding $4,320 for each additional person.

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