Peralta is a city located in Valencia County New Mexico. Peralta has a 2020 population of 3,608. Peralta is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually but its population has decreased by -1.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,661 in 2010.
The average household income in Peralta is $85,608 with a poverty rate of 9.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $541 per month, and the median house value is $195,900. The median age in Peralta is 45 years, 43.3 years for males, and 47 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Peraltawas:
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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
71.67% of Peralta residents speak only English, while 28.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 27.02% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Peralta is White, with 1.72% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Peralta is Hispanic, with 16.06% 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 9.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.21%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Peralta
94.61% of Peralta residents were born in the United States, with 68.13% having been born in New Mexico. 3.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.