Living in Alamosa, CO

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Alamosa, Colorado Info Snack

Population
9,441
Unemployment
12.4%
Poverty
31.4%
Median Home
$164,600
Median Income
$35,085
Median Rent
$668

Alamosa SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
10

Alamosa, CO Crime Report

574
Total Crimes
5,691.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
129.78%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Alamosa
/ 100k People
Colorado
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 574 5,691.1 2,971.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 63 624.6 381.0 366.7
Murder 1 9.9 3.8 5.0
Robbery 5 49.6 63.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 40 396.6 246.3 250.2
Property Crime 511 5,066.4 2,590.7 2,109.9
Burglary 94 932.0 348.4 340.5
Larceny 392 3,886.6 1,858.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 25 247.9 384.0 219.9

Alamosa, CO Cost Of Living

89
Alamosa's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Alamosa Colorado National Average
Overall 89 110 100
Services 96 103 100
Groceries 98 97 100
Health 92 104 100
Housing 73 134 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 92 86 100

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Population over time in Alamosa

Year Population % Change
2019 9,441 -3.5%
2018 9,780 1.1%
2017 9,675 0.0%
2016 9,671 0.8%
2015 9,592 1.8%
2014 9,427 1.7%
2013 9,273 1.9%
2012 9,097 3.9%
2011 8,752 0.7%
2010 8,693 -

Race / Ethnicity in Alamosa

White
39.0% (3,679)
African American
0.6% (57)
American Indian
2.3% (215)
Asian
1.6% (149)
Hawaiian
0.6% (59)
Other
0.1% (5)
Two Or More
1.7% (164)
Hispanic
54.2% (5,113)
Race Alamosa CO USA
White 39.0% 68.1% 60.7%
African American 0.6% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 2.3% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 3.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 54.2% 21.5% 18.0%

Gender in Alamosa

Female
50.9% (4,806)
Male
49.1% (4,635)
Gender Alamosa CO USA
Female 50.9% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Alamosa for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (660)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (566)
High School / GED
27.0% (2,549)
Some College
26.0% (2,454)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (849)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,321)
Master's Degree
6.0% (566)
Professional Degree
2.0% (188)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (283)
Education Alamosa CO USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Alamosa, Colorado

Less than $10,000
12.4% (117,149)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.4% (88,540)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (106,544)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.8% (158,336)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.2% (190,398)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.6% (137,372)
$75,000 to $99,999
3.4% (32,061)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.0% (75,222)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (14,057)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (24,416)
Income Alamosa CO USA
Less than $10,000 12.4% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.4% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 7.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.8% 7.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.2% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.6% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 3.4% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.0% 17.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 8.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 8.8% 7.7%

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