Census Bureau: 0.3% of people in Chamita identified as multi-racial in 2017


Of the 947 citizens living in Chamita in 2017, 99.7% said they were only one race while 0.3% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the New Mexico Business Daily.

Of those who said they were one race, the majority identified as belonging to a race that the U.S. Census Bureau's data did not name.

An agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, the Census Bureau is responsible for compiling statistical facts about the American people, places and economy. Data for this story was compiled from the bureau’s American Community Survey. Information from the survey helps to determine how federal and state funds are distributed.

Statistical data for 2018 will be released later this year.

Racial makeup of citizens in Chamita
Estimated Total
Percent of Total Population
White
283
29.9%
American Indian or Alaskan Native
132
13.9%
Asian
16
1.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
2
0.2%
Some Other Race
511
54%
Source: US Census Bureau

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