Silver City, New Mexico


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Silver City is a town in Grant County, New Mexico

Silver City, New Mexico

ASSET INVENTORY

Population

2016:  9,907

Source: US Census Bureau


Age Groups

Under 5:  6.9%

5 to 9:  5.7%

10 to 14:  6.3%

15 to 19:  7.5%

20 to 24:  ​7.2%

25 to 29:  6.1%

30 to 34:  5.3%

35 to 39:  5.3%

40 to 44:  4.7%

45 to 49:  5.8%

50 to 54:  6.0%

55 to 59:  7.1%

60 to 64:  7.0%

65 to 69:  5.7%

70 to 74:  4.1%

75 to 79:  3.5%

80 to 84:  2.9%

85 and over:  2.8%

Median age (years):  39.8

16 years and over:  80.0%

18 years and over:  77.3%

21 years and over:  72.0%

62 and over:  23.3%

65 and over:  19.0%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Race & Ethnicity

White:  81.6%

Black or African American:  1.3%

American Indian & Alaska Native:  1.4%

Asian:  0.7%

Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander:  ​0.1%

Some other race (including 2 or more races): 14.8%

Hispanic or Latino (of any race):   52.4%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Income

Median Household Income:  $38,487

Per Capita Income:  $22,125

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)


Educational Attainment

Less than 9th grade:  7.0%

9th to 12th grade (no diploma):  10.2%

High school graduate (includes equivalency):  20.6%

Some college (no degree):  24.7%

Associate’s degree:  ​6.2%

Bachelor’s degree:  15.9%

Graduate or professional degree:  15.4%

High school graduate or higher:  82.8%

Bachelor’s degree or higher:  31.3%

Note. Population 25 years old and over. Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)


Poverty

Individuals:  30.2%

Families:  24.4%

Children:  38.7%

Seniors:  11.3%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)

 

Silver City, New Mexico

Labor Force & Unemployment

Civilian Labor Force:  4,660

Unemployment Rate:  9.4%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)


Workforce (by occupation)

Management, business, science & arts:  34.3%

Service:  28.6%

Sales & office:  18.1%

Natural resources, construction & maintenance:  11.3%

Production, transportation & material moving:  9.5%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)


Workforce (by industry)

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting & mining:  12.5%

Construction:  3.1%

Manufacturing:  1.6%

Wholesale trade:  2.6%

Retail trade:  10.0%

Transportation, warehousing & utilities:  4.0%

Information:  0.2%

Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing:  2.7%

Professional, scientific, management, administrative & waste management services:  5.5%

Educational services, health care & social assistance:  32.6%

Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food services:  13.9%

Other services (except public administration):  6.0%

Public Administration:  5.3%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)


Housing Units

Total housing units:  4,594

Occupied housing units:  87.4%

Vacant housing units:  12.6%

Owner-occupied:  63.3%

Renter-occupied:  36.7%

Homeowner vacancy rate:  2.4%

Rental vacancy rate: 4.7%

Median home value:  $140,100

Median monthly homeowner cost:  $1,018

Homeowners paying 30% or more of income for housing:  22.5%

Median gross monthly rent:  $611

Renters paying 30% or more of income for housing:  50.5%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)


Average Travel Time to Work

11.9 min

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)

Silver City, New Mexico

Business Sites

Available Commercial Property

Community Development

Planning and Permitting

Comprehensive Plan

Land Use Code

Zoning Map

Sustainability Plan

Public Works and Parks


Hospitality

Hotels

Restaurants


Education

K-12

Silver Consolidated Schools

Aldo Leopold Charter School

Higher Education

Western New Mexico University


Utilities

Electricity

PNM

Water and Sewer

Town of Silver City Utilities

Telecommunications

Internet Service Providers


Financial Services

First American Bank

First New Mexico Bank of Silver City

Wells Fargo Bank

Western Bank

Washington Federal

First Savings Bank

First Financial Credit Union

 

Silver City, New Mexico

Quality of Life

Weather and Climate

Homes for Sale

Gila Regional Medical Center

Physicians

Dentists

Things to Do

Library


Transportation

Major Metro Markets

El Paso, TX (154 mi)

Albuquerque, NM (236 mi)

Commercial Airports

Grant County Airport

Express Shipping Providers

FedEx

UPS


Incentives, Taxes & Regulation

New Mexico Incentives

Business Taxes

Corporate Income and Franchise Tax

Individual Income Tax

Withholding Tax

Worker’s Compensation

Unemployment Insurance

Gross Receipts (Sales) Tax

Property Tax

Minimum Wage


Census Data

Census QuickFacts

Census 2010

American Community Survey (2012-2016)

 



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