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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B+
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    C-
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    D+
  8. Weather
    A+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    B+
Santa Clara is a town in New Mexico with a population of 1,742. Santa Clara is in Grant County. Living in Santa Clara offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Santa Clara there are a lot of bars. Many retirees live in Santa Clara and residents tend to lean liberal.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$73,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$583
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%
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Santa Clara Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    114.9
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    747.1
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,264.4
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    57.5
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    4%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    8%
  • 65+ years
    36%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    2%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    8%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    29%
    13%

Working in Santa Clara

Jobs
D+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$23,963
National
$55,322
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Santa Clara Reviews

1 review
it seems the only way they fund their town his by raising water rates and taxes.
several fire hydrants are cover because they don't work. city officials told the state fire marshal that they had no money to replace them All Tho the village wants to annex nearby fort bayard
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