Cuba is a tiny village located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 736 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Cuba is the 97th largest community in New Mexico.
Cuba is a blue-collar town, with 35.32% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Cuba is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Cuba who work in sales jobs (22.89%), office and administrative support (15.42%), and food service (10.45%).
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Cuba has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Cuba has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Cuba than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Cuba may be for you.
Residents of the village have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.58 minutes getting to work every day.
The citizens of Cuba have a very low rate of college education: just 7.99% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Cuba in 2010 was $13,323, which is lower middle income relative to New Mexico, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $53,292 for a family of four. Cuba also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 31.93% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Cuba is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Cuba home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Cuba, accounting for 56.08% of the village’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Cuba residents report their race to be Native American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Cuba include English, Welsh, Irish, and Russian.
The most common language spoken in Cuba is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Navajo.