Zuni Pueblo is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 6,535 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Zuni Pueblo is the 37th largest community in New Mexico.
Zuni Pueblo is a blue-collar town, with 39.39% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Zuni Pueblo is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Zuni Pueblo who work in personal care services (9.95%), sales jobs (8.57%), and office and administrative support (7.68%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 31.13% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
The overall crime rate in Zuni Pueblo 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.
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Zuni Pueblo 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. Zuni Pueblo has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Zuni Pueblo than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Zuni Pueblo may be for you.
In terms of college education, Zuni Pueblo ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 5.21% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Zuni Pueblo in 2010 was $10,792, which is low income relative to New Mexico and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $43,168 for a family of four. However, Zuni Pueblo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Zuni Pueblo also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 36.77% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Zuni Pueblo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Zuni Pueblo residents report their race to be Native American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Zuni Pueblo include Yugoslavian, Other West Indian, West Indian, and U.S. Virgin Islander.
The most common language spoken in Zuni Pueblo is Native American languages. Other important languages spoken here include English and Navajo.