Laguna is a very small town located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 1,282 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Laguna is the 102nd largest community in New Mexico.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Laguna has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Laguna a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Laguna, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.79 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Laguna doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Laguna have a very low rate of college education: just 6.54% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Laguna in 2018 was $21,917, which is middle income relative to New Mexico, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,668 for a family of four. However, Laguna contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Laguna is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Laguna home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Laguna residents report their race to be Native American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Laguna include Italian, Yugoslavian, Other West Indian, West Indian, and U.S. Virgin Islander.
The most common language spoken in Laguna is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Spanish.