Santa Cruz employment information

IndexSanta CruzNew MexicoNational
Income per capita$14,539$24,459$29,829
Median household income$16,250$45,674$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$55,941$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,000$29,282$35,192
Median earnings male$14,286$31,150$36,919
Median earnings female$19,821$22,439$26,250
Unemployment rate6.0%5.0%4.7%
Poverty level52.3%20.9%15.1%
The Santa Cruz, NM employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Santa Cruz is $14,539, which is 41% lower than than the New Mexico average and 51% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $16,250, which is 64% lower than than the New Mexico average and 71% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Santa Cruz is 6%, which is 28% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Santa Cruz is 52% which is 246% higher than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$10,832$16,250$32,500
City
$30,446$45,674$91,348
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Santa Cruz is 51% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Santa Cruz is 71% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Santa Cruz is 28% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Santa Cruz is 246% higher than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In Santa Cruz

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Santa Cruz

Compare Santa Cruz, NM Employment To Other Cities

Employment status

Hours worked per week

Santa Cruz median earnings by income bracket

Santa Cruz employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry11.1%0.0%
Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
Financial & insurance services6.3%5.9%
Wholesale & retail services17.5%5.9%
Public administration0.0%5.9%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
Education, health & social services11.1%47.1%
Other54.0%35.3%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
White Rock, NM6,083$109,41298%
Los Alamos, NM11,733$101,53584%
Chupadero, NM315$92,37567%
Chili, NM576$73,67633%
San Pedro, NM136$69,65926%
Santa Cruz, NM350$16,25071%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Carbon Hill, OH350$31,40043%
Roopville, GA350$50,7818%
Bristol, SD350$37,75032%
Orient, IL350$33,12540%
Selden, KS350$49,10711%
Santa Cruz, NM350$16,25071%
Source: The Santa Cruz, NM employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).