Raton, New Mexico 

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Population

6,187

16% Decline

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

Median Income

$33,697

Avg. Home Price

$93,750

United States / New Mexico / No Metro Area / Colfax County / Raton / Zip Codes

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Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: New Mexico
County: Colfax County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
City: Raton
Zip Codes: 87740


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Raton is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Raton jobs have decreased by 2.93%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Raton's cost of living is 12.70% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Raton's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Raton's population is 6,187 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -16.07%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Raton is $93,750. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 19.89%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Raton public schools spend $10,348 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Raton. Learn More...

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Reviews for Raton    3 Reviews
A lot of fighting in the lower grades - 5/30/2009
Wow when I moved here I thought what a beautiful place to live, until I heard the second and third graders swearing at each other at the bus stop and broke up three... (Read More)

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Do you like teacher's wearing flip flops at school - 5/30/2009
Well Raton does. The teacher's do not have a dress code. Yet the students are not allowed to wear headband's in the middle school or hoodies. I guess some students were... (Read More)

Very high electric rates - 5/30/2009
My family just moved to Raton from Michigan in November '09 and the electric rates are outrageous. I can not get our monthly electricity bill below $125 and in Michigan... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN RATON, NEW MEXICO
87740