Questa is a very small village located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 1,754 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Questa is the 65th largest community in New Mexico.
Questa real estate is some of the most expensive in New Mexico, although Questa house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Questa is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Questa is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Questa who work in management occupations (13.79%), office and administrative support (11.31%), and sales jobs (10.90%).
The overall crime rate in Questa is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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, Questa is worth considering.
Being a small village, Questa does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Questa, just 10.68% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Questa in 2010 was $19,860, which is middle income relative to New Mexico, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,440 for a family of four. However, Questa contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Questa is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Questa 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 Questa, accounting for 83.99% of the village’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Questa residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Questa include Irish, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Questa is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.