Ramah, NM Demographics


Population (year 2000): 407
Males: 218 (53.6%), Females: 189 (46.4%)

McKinley County

Zip code: 87321

Median resident age: 27.9 years
Median household income: $25,313 (year 2000)
Median house value: $95,800 (year 2000)

Races in Ramah:

  • White Non-Hispanic (62.4%)
  • American Indian (29.0%)
  • Two or more races (7.6%)
  • Hispanic (6.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.7%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: English (12.5%), French Canadian (4.4%), United States (2.5%), Swedish (1.7%), Irish (1.2%).

Elevation: 6898 feet

Land area: 3.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ramah

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 9.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ramah CDP

  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 5.3%

0.0% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ramah:

  • ZUNI PHS INDIAN HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; ZUNI, NM)
  • GALLUP INDIAN MEDICAL CENTER (about 38 miles; GALLUP, NM)
  • REHOBOTH MCKINLEY CHRISTIAN HEALTH SER (about 38 miles; GALLUP, NM)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ramah:

  • FOUR CORNERS REGIONAL (about 112 miles; FARMINGTON, NM; ID: FMN)
  • ALBUQUERQUE INTL SUNPORT (about 131 miles; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; ID: ABQ)
  • DURANGO-LA PLATA COUNTY (about 148 miles; DURANGO, CO; ID: DRO)
Other public-use airports nearest to Ramah:

  • BLACK ROCK (about 21 miles; ZUNI PUEBLO, NM; ID: ZUN)
  • GALLUP MUNICIPAL (about 33 miles; GALLUP, NM; ID: GUP)
  • GRANTS-MILAN MUNI (about 41 miles; GRANTS, NM; ID: GNT)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ramah:

  • NORTHLAND PIONEER COLLEGE (about 116 miles; HOLBROOK, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,177)
  • SAN JUAN COLLEGE (about 116 miles; FARMINGTON, NM; FT enrollment: 2,837)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO-MAIN CAMPUS (about 126 miles; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; FT enrollment: 18,780)
  • ALBUQUERQUE TECHNICAL VOCATIONAL INSTITUTE (about 130 miles; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; FT enrollment: 9,188)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-ALBUQUERQUE NM CAMPUS (about 133 miles; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; FT enrollment: 3,261)
  • FORT LEWIS COLLEGE (about 155 miles; DURANGO, CO; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • EASTERN ARIZONA COLLEGE (about 183 miles; THATCHER, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,085)

Schools

Public high school in Ramah:

  • RAMAH HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 252; Location: 27 LEWIS STREET; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Ramah:

  • RAMAH ELEM (Students: 167; Location: #17 EVANS; Grades: KG – 06)