10.2% of households in Agua Fria received food stamps in 2017


Agua Fria ranked 255th in New Mexico for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

109 of 1,066 Agua Fria households (10.2 percent) received food stamps. Agua Fria's population reached 2,969 people in 2017.

The cities with the largest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state were Costilla, Pulpotio Bareas, Tajique. In these cities, 100 percent of households received foodstamps - 89.8 percent more than Agua Fria.

The city with the lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was White Rock, which had 15 of 2,215 households receiving food stamps, 9.5 percent less than Agua Fria. In 2017 the population of White Rock was 5,878.

See the cities with the highest percentage of households receiving food stamps below.

Top food stamp cities in 2017
Rank
City
Total Households
Total households receiving food stamps
Percentage of households receiving food stamps
1
Costilla
45
45
100
2
Pulpotio Bareas
39
39
100
3
Tajique
39
39
100
4
Mayhill
39
31
79.5
5
San Fidel
148
116
78.4
6
Monterey Park
392
299
76.3
7
Rodey
84
60
71.4
8
Brazos
42
29
69
9
Placitas
288
196
68.1
10
Luis Lopez
71
48
67.6
11
Tecolote
119
73
61.3
12
Pajarito Mesa
40
24
60
13
Faywood
22
13
59.1
14
Black Rock
350
204
58.3
15
Arrey
39
22
56.4
16
Lumberton
55
31
56.4
17
McIntosh
336
186
55.4
18
Navajo
385
205
53.2
19
Torreon
57
30
52.6
20
Columbus
380
190
50
21
Chamberino
231
115
49.8
22
San Lorenzo
57
28
49.1
23
Pueblito
21
10
47.6
24
El Cerro Mission
1392
640
46
25
Madrone
269
122
45.4
26
Anthony
2632
1185
45
27
Causey
29
13
44.8
28
Tecolotito
70
31
44.3
29
Ruidoso Downs
891
392
44
30
La Hacienda
237
103
43.5
31
El Duende
222
95
42.8
32
Paraje
204
86
42.2
33
Sanostee
145
61
42.1
34
Sheep Springs
70
29
41.4
35
Indian Hills
288
119
41.3
36
Napi Headquarters
175
71
40.6
37
Zuni Pueblo
1483
597
40.3
38
Belen
2709
1074
39.6
39
Berino
410
162
39.5
40
Organ
114
45
39.5
41
Santa Cruz
133
52
39.1
42
Las Vegas
4988
1906
38.2
43
Encinal
53
20
37.7
44
San Felipe Pueblo
464
175
37.7
45
Salem
197
74
37.6
46
Meadow Lake
1351
505
37.4
47
Santo Domingo Pueblo
442
165
37.3
48
Vado
590
220
37.3
49
Willard
67
25
37.3
50
Chilili
44
16
36.4
51
Lemitar
121
44
36.4
52
Cañones
25
9
36
53
North Hurley
84
30
35.7
54
Dexter
378
134
35.4
55
Thoreau
427
150
35.1
56
Rosedale
140
49
35
57
Hatch
506
175
34.6
58
Mesita
197
68
34.5
59
Pecos
647
223
34.5
60
Picuris Pueblo
32
11
34.4
61
Vaughn
102
35
34.3
62
Acomita Lake
117
40
34.2
63
Chaparral
4307
1472
34.2
64
Hanover
120
41
34.2
65
Nenahnezad
186
63
33.9
66
Milan
1127
377
33.5
67
San Ysidro
72
24
33.3
68
Truth or Consequences
2934
973
33.2
69
Deming
5415
1752
32.4
70
Mescalero
354
114
32.2
71
Lordsburg
1013
324
32
72
Elida
66
21
31.8
73
Fairacres
352
112
31.8
74
North Light Plant
107
34
31.8
75
Sausal
560
178
31.8
76
Quemado
64
20
31.3
77
Sunland Park
4507
1412
31.3
78
Pinos Altos
152
47
30.9
79
Villanueva
65
20
30.8
80
Zia Pueblo
218
66
30.3
81
Jemez Pueblo
447
134
30
82
Ohkay Owingeh
340
100
29.4
83
Chamita
283
83
29.3
84
Grants
3357
982
29.3
85
Twin Lakes
256
75
29.3
86
Estancia
430
125
29.1
87
Doña Ana
495
141
28.5
88
Peak Place
124
35
28.2
89
Peñasco
224
63
28.1
90
El Valle de Arroyo Seco
546
153
28
91
Mountainair
391
109
27.9
92
Rock Springs
129
36
27.9
93
South Valley
14108
3939
27.9
94
Nakaibito
108
30
27.8
95
Morningside
211
58
27.5
96
Alamo
190
52
27.4
97
Santa Clara
686
188
27.4
98
Santa Teresa
1639
449
27.4
99
Laguna
366
100
27.3
100
Los Ojos
33
9
27.3

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