Census Tract 8 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Malaga, New Mexico.
This 710 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 1,900and is one of 2 Opportunity Zones in Eddy County.
The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in New Mexico.
Census Tract 8 Demographics
The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:
Median Household Income
This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $54,000, which is 4% higherthan the median household income for the state of New Mexico of $52,000.
The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 12%, which is 6% lowerthan the rate for the state of New Mexico of 18%.
Median Home Value
This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $120,000, which is 33% lowerthan the median home value for the state of New Mexico of $180,000.
This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 79%, which is 7% lowerthan the rate for the state of New Mexico of 86%.
This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 40, which is 3% higherthan the median age for the state of New Mexico of 39.
New Mexico OZ Funds
There are 3QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify New Mexicoas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in New Mexico; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.
There are no Opportunity Zone Funds in the OpportunityDb databasewith a focus specifically on New Mexico properties.