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grade C minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade C minus
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade D minus
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B minus
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Talpa is a town in New Mexico with a population of 934. Talpa is in Taos County. Living in Talpa offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in Talpa and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Talpa are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$319,300
National
$217,500
Median Rent
No data available  
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    14%
  • Own
    86%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    0%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    26%
  • 25-34 years
    0%
  • 35-44 years
    0%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    25%
  • 65+ years
    25%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  12%

Working in Talpa

Jobs
grade D minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$32,388
National
$62,843

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