Also See: Santa Rosa, NM ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Santa Rosa had a population of 2,959 as of July 1, 2020. Santa Rosa ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Mexico. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Santa Rosa is located at latitude 34.9387 and longitude -104.6825 in Guadalupe County. The formal boundaries for the City of Santa Rosa encompass a land area of 5 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Guadalupe County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,616 feet.
The City of Santa Rosa (GNIS ID: 2411828) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
New Mexico is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Santa Rosa is located within Santa Rosa Division of Guadalupe County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Santa Rosa: Agua Negra Chiquita.
|Total Population||2,959 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,661 (89.9%)|
|Population in Families||2,078 (70.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||298 (10.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$24,314|
|Average Household Income||$44,149|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||17%|
|Per Capita Income||$18,704|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,274 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||500 (39.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||543 (42.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||231 (18.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,538|
|Average Home Value||$122,750|
|Housing Affordability Index3||155|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.02%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.04%|
The table below compares Santa Rosa to the other 443 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 65||86th|
|Population Density||# 84||81st|
|Median Household Income||# 412||7th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 227||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 305||31st|
|Diversity Index||# 182||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.