Hatch is a very small village located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 1,601 people and just one neighborhood, Hatch is the 71st largest community in New Mexico.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Hatch, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 55.41% of Hatch’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Hatch is a village of farmers, fishers, or foresters, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hatch who work in farm management occupations (34.98%), sales jobs (13.36%) and office and administrative support (11.86%).
In addition, many people in Hatch have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hatch is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small village, Hatch doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.