Jal, New Mexico

Population 1,885

Jal is located in Lea County, NM. The population is 1,885, making Jal the 5th largest city in Lea County.

There are 3 public schools in Jal with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Jal is moderate , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Jal is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Jal property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Jal include Kermit, Eunice and Wink.

Jal Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 26%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 10.1%

Crime Rate

8.25% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 382
  • Violent Crimes: 668
  • Robbery: 48
  • Burglary: 238
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in Jal
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

15 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 13

Unemployment

High 5.6%
  • New Mexico unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 3 K-12 public schools in Jal, NM and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Jal's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

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  • Good news! No offenders found in Jal, NM.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Jal, NM

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $675
  • 1 Bedroom: $707
  • 2 Bedrooms: $930
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,205
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,357

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Environmental Hazards

15 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (124/124)
    Jal, NM has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Jal, NM is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.86 Average
    Jal, NM is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.73°
  • February 49.5°
  • March 59.53°
  • April 67.97°
  • May 74.9°
  • June 85.81°
  • July 83.6°
  • August 84.82°
  • September 76.48°
  • October 66.67°
  • November 54.75°
  • December 45.7°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Jal, NM

Earthquakes
Jal, NM has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Jal, NM has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Jal, NM has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Jal, NM has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Jal, NM: $52,885

Unemployment

Unemployment in Jal is 5.6%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 55.08%
White Collar - 44.92%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Susana Martinez
  • Sen. Martin Heinrich
  • Sen. Tom Udall

City Representatives

  • Steve Pearce

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 Cemetery view all

20 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Jal, NM

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Jal, NM
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