Raton, NM Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,464 housing units in Raton. This represents a 1.1% decline from 3,502 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,255 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 209 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Raton is about 68.4%. Raton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.3%. Average household size is 2.32 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Raton were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom13.30%
Two Bedrooms34.90%
Three Bedrooms41.70%
Four Bedrooms7.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$68,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$40,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1960
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$287

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.40%
Home Equity Loan4.80%
Simple Mortgage37%
Debt Free55.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.7%