Penasco is a city located in Taos County New Mexico. Penasco has a 2020 population of 667. Penasco is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 13.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 589 in 2010.
The average household income in Penasco is $47,346 with a poverty rate of 33.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $563 per month, and the median house value is $175,400. The median age in Penasco is 40.7 years, 39.9 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Penascowas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
40.89% of Penasco residents speak only English, while 59.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 58.29% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Penasco is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Penasco is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.55%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Penasco
97.99% of Penasco residents were born in the United States, with 76.23% having been born in New Mexico. 1.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.