Raton, New Mexico 

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Population

6,249

-10.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

Median Income

$33,697

Median Home Price

$100,800

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

Best Places to Live in Raton, New Mexico

September, August and June are the most pleasant months in Raton, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Raton
 $64,900 
210 Ponil Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1456 SqFt
 $110,000 
1247 S 5th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1283 SqFt
 $92,000 
223 Kearney Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1664 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

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


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Raton is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Raton jobs have decreased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Raton's cost of living is 20.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Raton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, August and June are the most pleasant months in Raton, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Colfax county voted Republican in 2016 and 2004, and Democratic in 2012, 2008 and 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Raton's population is 6,249 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 10.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 13 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Raton is $100,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.2%. 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. More Education


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Housing Market in Raton

It's a good time to buy in Raton. Home Appreciation is up 8.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Raton Real Estate

The median home price in Raton is $100,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Raton   4 Reviews
Best Kept Secret in New Mexico - 7/8/2018
Despite the unfortunate experience of one family that wrote three different reviews, Raton if the smart choice for both affordability and the relaxed lifestyle of a... Read More

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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

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


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87740

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NEW LISTINGS IN RATON
$64,900
210 Ponil Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$110,000
1247 S 5th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$92,000
223 Kearney Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$125,000
412 N 5th St
Bed 3 | Bath 0

$500,000
244 S First St
Bed 0 | Bath 0

$87,000
1118 5 Nelson
Bed 0 | Bath 0

$159,000
726 Apache Ave
Bed 0 | Bath 0

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