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 neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cuba is a village of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cuba who work in office and administrative support (20.60%), sales jobs (19.85%), and food service (7.49%).
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.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Cuba spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.99 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.
The percentage of people in Cuba with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.33% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cuba in 2010 was $14,367, 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 $57,468 for a family of four.
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 62.21% 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, Irish, Portuguese, and Russian.
The most common language spoken in Cuba is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Navajo.