|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Questa is 1,735. Questa, New Mexico is the 8,143rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Questa was in 2000, when its population was 1,868. In 2000, Questa was the 7,652nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,143rd largest city in the US. Questa is currently 7.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Questa has shrunk 7.1% since the year 2000. Questa, New Mexico's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8139||Allentown, New Jersey||1,736||-8.0%|
|8141||South Floral Park, New York||1,736||10.0%|
|8143||Questa, New Mexico||1,735||-7.1%|
|8148||Cambridge City, Indiana||1,731||-18.2%|
The total voting age population of Questa, New Mexico, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,431. The voting age population is 50.1% male and 49.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.1% of the residents of Questa are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Questa are 96.5% White, 3.1% Other, 0.2% American Indian and 0.2% Two or more races. Additionally, 86.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Questa, 12.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.3%. On a per-household basis, 9.2% of families are below the poverty line in Questa.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.1% of Questa residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.1% of Questa residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.4% have a bachelor's degree and 4.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Questa residents aged 5 and older, 61.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 61.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Questa is 6.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Questa, 26.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Questa is $35,922.
In Questa, 87.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 12.9% of housing units in Questa.
Of all the housing units in Questa, 9.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Questa, 16.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 190 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Questa is $-1,333,333,334.
In Questa, 51.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.