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Portales, NM Micro Area&

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Population
19,618
1.46% decline
Median Age
29.7
Median Household Income
$34,933
1.72% decline
Poverty Rate
25.9%
Number of Employees
7,673
5.63% decline
Median Property Value
$116,400
1.77% decline

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Economy

The economy of Portales, NM Micro Area employs 7,673 people. The economy of Portales, NM Micro Area is specialized in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction; and Educational Services, which employ respectively 6.18; 3.08; and 2.1 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Portales, NM Micro Area are Educational Services (1,501), Healthcare & Social Assistance (958), and Retail trade (931), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($61,300), Utilities ($52,870), and Transportation & Warehousing ($43,378).

Median household income in Portales, NM Micro Area is $34,933. Males in Portales, NM Micro Area have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $31,058. The income inequality of Portales, NM Micro Area (measured using the Gini index) is 0.458 which is lower than the national average.

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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Portales, NM Micro Area. In New Mexico the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 76 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $7,812. McKinley County, NM has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in New Mexico.

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The closest comparable data for the metropolitan statistical area of Portales, NM Micro Area is from the state of New Mexico.

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Diversity

Portales, NM Micro Area is home to a population of 19,618 people, from which 92.1% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Portales, NM Micro Area is composed of 10,535 White residents (53.7%), 7,957 Hispanic residents (40.6%), 445 Black residents (2.27%), 423 Two+ residents (2.16%), and 161 Native residents (0.82%). The most common foreign languages in Portales, NM Micro Area are Spanish (4,493 speakers), German (129 speakers), and Portuguese (86 speakers), but compared to other places, Portales, NM Micro Area has a relative high number of Other Native North American (63 speakers), Navajo (48 speakers), and German (129 speakers).

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In 2015 universities in Portales, NM Micro Area awarded 1,050 degrees. The student population of Portales, NM Micro Area is skewed towards females, with 370 male students and 680 female students. Most students in Portales, NM Micro Area are White (544 and 51.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (305 and 29%), Black or African American (55 and 5.24%), and Two or more races (32 and 3.05%). The largest universities in Portales, NM Micro Area by number of graduates are Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (1,050 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Portales, NM Micro Area are General Studies (81 and 7.71%), Liberal Arts & Sciences (63 and 6%), and General Business Administration & Management (59 and 5.62%). The median tuition costs in Portales, NM Micro Area are N/A for private four year colleges, and $3,427 and $9,202 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Portales, NM Micro Area is $116,400, which is 0.57 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value decreased from $118,500 to $116,400, a 1.77% increase. The homeownership rate of Portales, NM Micro Area is 60.7%, which is lower than the national average of 63.6%. People in Portales, NM Micro Area have an average commute time of 16.8 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Portales, NM Micro Area is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

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