Peralta is a very small town located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 3,597 people and just one neighborhood, Peralta is the 44th largest community in New Mexico.
Occupations and Workforce
Peralta is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.62% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Peralta is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Peralta who work in office and administrative support (13.25%), sales jobs (12.41%) and management occupations (9.89%).
Also of interest is that Peralta has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town 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, Peralta is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Peralta doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.