Santa Teresa is a city located in Doña Ana County New Mexico. Santa Teresa has a 2020 population of 5,515. Santa Teresa is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 29.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,258 in 2010.
The average household income in Santa Teresa is $66,278 with a poverty rate of 32.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $867 per month, and the median house value is $185,400. The median age in Santa Teresa is 33.5 years, 34 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Santa Teresawas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 58.22%.
35.38% of Santa Teresa residents speak only English, while 64.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 63.98% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Santa Teresa is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Santa Teresa is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.08%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Santa Teresa
82.12% of Santa Teresa residents were born in the United States, with 6.59% having been born in New Mexico. 8.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.