Ramah is a tiny town located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 384 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ramah is the 106th largest community in New Mexico.
Ramah is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 100.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Ramah is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ramah who work in teaching (41.38%), office and administrative support (16.09%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (14.94%).
The overall crime rate in Ramah 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.
One downside of living in Ramah is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Ramah, the average commute to work is 32.33 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Ramah is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Ramah, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 0.97% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
Ramah is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Ramah are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.18% of adults in Ramah have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Ramah in 2010 was $13,578, which is low income relative to New Mexico and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $54,312 for a family of four.
Ramah is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ramah home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ramah residents report their race to be Native American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Ramah include German, English, Finnish, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Ramah is English. Other important languages spoken here include Navajo and Native American languages.