Santa Clara is a very small village located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 1,665 people and just one neighborhood, Santa Clara is the 67th largest community in New Mexico.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Santa Clara is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Santa Clara is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Santa Clara who work in office and administrative support (17.02%), sales jobs (16.08%) and maintenance occupations (13.29%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Santa Clara 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. Santa Clara has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Santa Clara than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Santa Clara may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Santa Clara spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.65 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.
Santa Clara is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.