Lemitar is a city located in Socorro County New Mexico. Lemitar has a 2020 population of 653. Lemitar is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 97.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 330 in 2010.
The average household income in Lemitar is $49,512 with a poverty rate of 45.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $113,000. The median age in Lemitar is 47.1 years, 32.3 years for males, and 47.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lemitarwas:
43.61% of Lemitar residents speak only English, while 56.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 56.39% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Lemitar is White, with 33.33% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lemitar is Hispanic, with 46.56% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was NaN%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 91.98%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lemitar
93.26% of Lemitar residents were born in the United States, with 87.58% having been born in New Mexico. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.