Santa Teresa is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Santa Teresa Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Doña Ana County at latitude 31.8559 and longitude -106.6392. Doña Ana County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,793 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Santa Teresa Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 10.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Santa Teresa, NM area
|Population in Households||4,678|
|Population in Familes||4,084|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.88|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,728 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,111 (64.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||511 (29.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||106 ( 6.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$216,571|
|Average Home Value||$249,707|
|Median Household Income||$53,963|
|Average Household Income||$64,963|
|Per Capita Income||$23,187|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.73%|
|Per Capita Income||1.27%|
The table below compares Santa Teresa to the other 443 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 49||89th|
|Population Density1||# 131||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 303||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 66||85th|
|Per Capita Income||# 132||70th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.