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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of La Jara is $15,048, which is much lower than the state average of $23,948 and is much lower than the national average of $28,555. La Jara median household income is $18,021, which has shrunk by 54.31% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 31.74% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average La Jara residents spend 16.3 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 21.5 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #282

La Jara, NM
15,048 USD
New Mexico
23,948 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

La Jara, NM
16,552 USD
New Mexico
26,490 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
La Jara, NM
15,536 USD
New Mexico
31,026 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
La Jara, NM
20,000 USD
New Mexico
22,331 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #357
La Jara, NM
18,021 USD
New Mexico
44,968 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
La Jara, NM
26,122 USD
New Mexico
62,136 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #215
La Jara, NM
-54.31%
New Mexico
31.74%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 La Jara, NMNew MexicoU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income-1.18%$0, see rank18.11%$16,97321.11%$16,919
Social Security Income61.18%$11,704, see rank30.93%$16,38629.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income15.29%$3,246, see rank2.72%$3,2302.82%$3,720
Retirement Income5.88%$18,540, see rank19.57%$26,83217.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
La Jara, NM
33,167 USD
New Mexico
54,801 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
La Jara, NM
41,906 USD
New Mexico
71,580 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 La Jara, NMNew MexicoU.S.
White$19,583, see rank$47,835$56,900
Hispanic$19,583, see rank$37,184$42,396

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 La Jara, NMNew MexicoU.S.
45 to 64$32,917, see rank$54,190$65,027
65 or over$7,202, see rank$36,439$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 La Jara, NMNew MexicoU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over136, see rank1,625,155248,775,628
Male182, 60.29%, see rank49.07%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:232, 39.02%, see rank65.02%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.88%0.73%
Male, Civilian232, 39.02%, see rank64.14%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed332, 100.00%, see rank89.92%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed30, 0.00%, see rank10.08%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force250, 60.98%, see rank34.98%30.72%
Female154, 39.71%, see rank50.93%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:224, 44.44%, see rank55.46%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.18%0.11%
Female, Civilian224, 44.44%, see rank55.28%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed324, 100.00%, see rank90.92%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed30, 0.00%, see rank9.08%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force230, 55.56%, see rank44.54%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 La Jara, NMNew MexicoU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over56, 100%869,118141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone52, 92.86%, see rank79.33%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled0, 0.00%, see rank10.46%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank1.15%5.06%
Walked4, 7.14%, see rank2.24%2.78%
Other Means0, 0.00%, see rank2.03%1.79%
Worked at Home0, 0.00%, see rank4.79%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
La Jara, NM
16.3 minutes
New Mexico
21.5 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 La Jara, NMNew MexicoU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over56875,947143,435,233
Male132, 57.14%, see rank52.50%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations25, 15.63%, see rank31.79%33.12%
Service Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank17.69%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank15.67%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank1.87%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations214, 43.75%, see rank12.08%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations213, 40.63%, see rank13.98%17.94%
Female124, 42.86%, see rank47.50%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations25, 20.83%, see rank39.82%40.04%
Service Occupations215, 62.50%, see rank23.73%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank31.66%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.27%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.35%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations24, 16.67%, see rank3.87%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 La Jara, NMNew MexicoU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over56, 100%875,947143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining0, 0.00%, see rank4.40%1.96%
Construction14, 25.00%, see rank6.86%6.17%
Manufacturing0, 0.00%, see rank4.92%10.43%
Wholesale Trade0, 0.00%, see rank2.06%2.75%
Retail Trade0, 0.00%, see rank11.26%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities13, 23.21%, see rank4.49%4.93%
Information0, 0.00%, see rank1.59%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing0, 0.00%, see rank4.51%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
0, 0.00%, see rank10.94%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance29, 51.79%, see rank25.22%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
0, 0.00%, see rank10.90%9.49%
Public Administration0, 0.00%, see rank8.08%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration0, 0.00%, see rank4.79%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 La Jara, NM%New MexicoU.S.
Population in Poverty4230.88%, see rank20.89%15.59%
Family in Poverty00.00%, see rank16.08%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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