NM

National Population : 333,590,059
New Mexico State Population : 1,875,810

About La Joya, NM

La Joya, NM is located in Socorro County in the state of New Mexico.

The total City Population for La Joya is about 12 with about 4 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 145.

The Average Home Value is $0.00, which is roughly 100% lower than the Average Home Value of $126,359.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 100% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $40,638.00, which is roughly 13% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $35,200.00 for the state of New Mexico, and roughly 29% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for La Joya is about 0%.

New Mexico is ranked #13 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 67.89 out of 100.

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Voting

Socorro County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 12.54% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 51.98%
Republican: 45.46%
Libertarian: 1.58%
Green: 0.54%
Other: 0.43%


Nearby Locations

Veguita, NM (8.15 mi.)
Bosque, NM (11.88 mi.)
San Acacia, NM (12.55 mi.)
Polvadera, NM (13.54 mi.)
Jarales, NM (14.63 mi.)
Lemitar, NM (17.17 mi.)
Belen, NM (18.54 mi.)
Rio Comm, NM (18.54 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 87028
Latitude : 34.358942
Longitude : -106.762616
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 5073 ft.
Area Code(s) : 575

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 1.99
Male Population Estimate : 57.93%
Female Population Estimate : 42.07%
Median Age : 52.5
Male Median Age : 53.0
Female Median Age : 51.8

White Population Estimate : 92.41%
Black Population Estimate : 1.38%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 55.17%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.07%
Other Population Estimate : 6.90%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of La Joya specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Socorro County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Socorro County: About 515 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Socorro County is about 44% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.