Moving to New Mexico
Written by Alyssa Howard, Moveboxer.com
New Mexico has a unique culture with strong Hispanic and Native American influences. The state also has a large number of national parks and many picturesque national monuments to explore as well as beautiful scenic deserts, forested mountain wilderness, vast mesas and snow-capped mountains.
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|Home Ownership Rate:||66.6%||69.6%|
|High School Graduates:||85.0%||82.7%|
|Bachelor's Degree or Higher:||27.9%||25.5%|
|Persons Per Household:||2.59||2.61|
|Persons Per Square Mile:||87.4||17.0|
|Average Commute (min.):||25.2||21.7|
|Average Home Price:||$188,400||$158,400|
|Median Household Income:||$51,914||$43,820|
|Persons Below Poverty Level:||13.8%||18.4%|
|Features of Car Insurance Requirements*:||25/50/10|
* Car Insurance Requirements: The first number is bodily injury liability limit per person, the second is bodily injury liability per accident, and the third is total coverage for property damage.
|State Capital:||Santa Fe|
|Top 5 Cities:||Albuquerque
|Major Newspapers:||Albuquerque Journal
Las Cruces Sun-News
Los Alamos Monitor
Roswell Daily Record
|Major Sports Teams:||None|